Burundi’s Top 10 Imports – Burundi Import Data and Report 2018

30 May 2019
Burundi Import Data

The Republic of Burundi is a country in African continent. Burundi’s imports amounted to US$355 billion in 2018. Imports play an important role in the Burundi economy. Imports comprise a wide variety of commodities, mainly composed of petroleum products & fuel, food, equipment and manufactured goods. The European Union (EU) countries, in particular Belgium, India and China are the major sources of Burundi’s imports. In fact, India shared about 14% value to country’s total imports in 2018, as per latest Burundi import data. Let’s analyse Burundi’s import market of 2018 on the basis of import statistics on country’s top import commodities and partners.


Burundi’s Top 10 Imports


According to import data of Burundi, pharmaceutical products worth US$45 million were purchased the most in 2018. Machinery stood at the second place with value of US$37 million. Cereals and vehicles are also in the list of top 5 import commodities of Burundi with a value of US$25 million and US$22 million respectively. Here are share in values of top 10 import products of Burundi recorded in 2018.



Product

Value US$ %

Pharmaceutical Products

12.92

Machinery, Mechanical Appliances, etc.

10.61

Cereals

7.11

Vehicles

6.3

Iron and Steel

5.6

Salt, Sulphur, Earths and Stone

5.28

Fertilisers

5.16

Electrical Machinery and Equipment

4.24

Plastics

2.97

Sugars and Sugar Confectionery

2.79

 


Burundi’s Major Import Partners


The European Union countries, in particular Belgium, India and China are the largest import sources of Burundi. In Africa, Tanzania, Kenya and Zambia have been the leading suppliers of goods to Burundi. According to Burundi shipment data, India exported commodities worth US$109 million to this African country in 2018, followed by China with a value of US$108 million. So, we can say that India and China are the top import partners of Burundi. Here is a list of other major import sources of Burundi with their share in values recorded in 2018.



Country

Value US$ %

India

14.0

China

13.8

Saudi Arabia

9.4

Tanzania

7.6

United Arab Emirates

7.2

Kenya

5.5

Uganda

5.4

Zambia

3.8

Belgium

3.8

France

3.6

 


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Date

08 Feb 2019

Burundian Importer Name

Emerimana Fiacre

Foreign Supplier Name

Niyivyishakiye Lucky Leonce

Export Country

Canada

HS Code

870211000000

HS Code Description

Other: Motor Vehicles for the Transport of Ten or More Persons: Seating Capacity>25 persons

Quantity

1

Unit

NMB

Gross Weight

7357

Net Weight

7357

Invoice Value

50000

Invoice Currency

USD

Month

February

Year

2019

 


Burundi ranked 192 in total global imports in 2019, while it ranked 48 in import of African countries. How Burundi’s imports performed in Africa? Get the answer of this question by analysing import data of African countries.


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