This page displays a table with Tanzania Imports By Category in U.S. dollars, according to the United Nations COMTRADE database on international trade.

Tanzania Imports By Category Value Year
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $3.89B 2022
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $1.67B 2022
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $1.46B 2022
Plastics $887.18M 2022
Electrical, electronic equipment $857.40M 2022
Iron and steel $851.09M 2022
Pharmaceutical products $739.80M 2022
Fertilizers $553.25M 2022
Cereals $433.63M 2022
Miscellaneous chemical products $399.51M 2022
Articles of iron or steel $398.85M 2022
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $246.16M 2022
Rubbers $242.14M 2022
Sugars and sugar confectionery $207.17M 2022
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $188.84M 2022
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $178.67M 2022
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $172.78M 2022
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $165.89M 2022
Aluminum $143.21M 2022
Organic chemicals $142.19M 2022
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $132.38M 2022
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $122.81M 2022
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $106.66M 2022
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $101.67M 2022
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $79.42M 2022
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $78.17M 2022
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $75.07M 2022
Ceramic products $63.68M 2022
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $57.19M 2022
Glass and glassware $54.61M 2022
Copper $53.59M 2022
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $53.43M 2022
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $49.30M 2022
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $46.74M 2022
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $44.16M 2022
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $43.14M 2022
Manmade filaments $42.37M 2022
Manmade staple fibers $42.35M 2022
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $40.50M 2022
Cotton $38.61M 2022
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $37.97M 2022
Aircraft, spacecraft $36.77M 2022
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $34.29M 2022
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $28.34M 2022
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $27.78M 2022
Miscellaneous edible preparations $27.63M 2022
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $26.56M 2022
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $22.69M 2022
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $21.12M 2022
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $20.52M 2022
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $19.97M 2022
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $18.94M 2022
Knitted or crocheted fabric $17.69M 2022
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $14.97M 2022
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $12.98M 2022
Zinc $12.47M 2022
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $11.24M 2022
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $10.67M 2022
Toys, games, sports requisites $9.84M 2022
Live animals $9.40M 2022
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $8.89M 2022
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $7.68M 2022
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $7.13M 2022
Headgear and $7.04M 2022
Meat and edible meat offal $6.16M 2022
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $4.40M 2022
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $4.31M 2022
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $4.03M 2022
Ores slag and ash $3.61M 2022
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $3.56M 2022
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $3.53M 2022
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $3.30M 2022
Clocks and watches $3.22M 2022
Photographic or cinematographic goods $2.11M 2022
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $1.47M 2022
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $1.28M 2022
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $1.17M 2022
Lac, gums, resins $1.13M 2022
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $1.09M 2022
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $1.07M 2022
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $953.80K 2022
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $593.04K 2022
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $504.46K 2022
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $357.26K 2022
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $301.35K 2022
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $295.57K 2022
Tin $183.31K 2022
Products of animal origin $148.15K 2022
Lead $111.40K 2022
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $81.51K 2022
Nickel $75.98K 2022
Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures $62.15K 2022
Silk $61.25K 2022
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $58.05K 2022
Cork and articles of cork $41.39K 2022
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $25.69K 2022
Commodities not specified according to kind $1 2016

tanzania Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -1554.10 -1852.49 20.30 -2185.80 USD Million [+]
Current Account -986.40 -1433.16 200.00 -1672.77 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -3.40 -2.20 -0.20 -13.40 percent of GDP [+]
Imports -3240.00 -3822.07 2697.40 -4197.29 USD Million [+]
Exports 1685.90 1969.59 2011.49 979.82 USD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 102.60 100.40 119.40 100.00 points [+]
Terrorism Index 4.53 4.83 4.83 0.00 Points [+]
External Debt 29848.60 29908.00 29908.00 2469.70 USD Million [+]
Capital Flows 2068.50 917.80 2068.50 -1327.00 USD Million [+]