As per Kenya import data, Kenya ranked 81 in global imports in 2019. Kenya’s total imports in 2019 amounted to USD 17,220 million, down marginally from 2018’s USD 17,380 million.
Kenya, officially the Republic of Kenya is a country in Eastern Africa. Access actual shipments of Kenya imports with quality market intelligence information.
Kenya’s top 10 import commodities in 2019 were Mineral Fuels & Oils (19.3%), Machinery, Electrical Machinery & Equipment (9.53%), Vehicles (7.36%), Iron and Steel (7.02%), Cereals (5.32%), Plastics (4.98%), Animal or Vegetable Fats & Oils (4.26%), Pharmaceutical Products (3.26%) and Paper and Paperboard (3.24%).
As per Kenya import statistics available with us, these top 10 import commodities of Kenya accounted for 64.27% to total imports in 2019. The fastest growing import category among Kenya’s top 10 import products in 2019 was plastic, which increased by 7.7% from 2018 to 2019. Machinery with 5.1% uptick stood at second place. Mineral fuels & oils with -67.2% stood as the largest decliner among top import categories.
Major import sources of Kenya in 2019 were China (USD 3.590 million), India (USD 1,706 million), United Arab Emirates (USD 1,632 million), Saudi Arabia (USD 1,246 million) and Japan (USD 947 million).
According to Kenya customs data and trade statistics, these countries amounted for 52.9% to overall value of shipments recorded in 2019. From a continental perspective, 67.5% of Kenya’s total imports by value were purchased from exporters in Asia. European suppliers shipped 15.5% worth of goods to Kenya, while 11.7% worth of products originated from fellow African countries. Smaller percentages recorded from North America (3.7%) and Latin America excluding Mexico but including the Caribbean (1.3%).
Kenya Import Data is based on actual shipment records collected from Kenyan Custom Departments and other valid sources including Port Authorities, Shipping & Logistics Companies, Trade Associations and Government Bodies. It covers company names, product description, value, quantity, HS Code and many other useful fields.
Kenya trade data covers all shipment modes & actual product description and is available up to 8 digit level HS Code. It is based on Shipping Bills, Import Bills, Invoices and other import-export documents. Kenya customs data is available from Jan 2018.
Import data of Kenya covers every shipping detail which is required to analyze complete import market. Check two samples below to know exact columns covered in Kenya import data.
|Date||1/1/2020||Importer||FOSSIL FUELS LIMITED|
|Importer Address||81459 MOMBASA||Supplier||ABU DHABI NATIONAL COMPANY (ADNOC)|
|Supplier Address||RUWAIS UAE||Origin Country||United Arab Emirates|
|HS Code||2710193100||Product Description||GASOIL FOR BUNKERS|
|Total Value KES||14436529.7||Total Value USD||143054.85|
|Package Type||VL||Port of Unloading||Mombasa|
|Port of Shipment||KPC||Chapter||27|
|Date||1/1/2020||Importer||C AND P SHOE INDUSTRIES LTD|
|Importer Address||46979 NAIROBI||Supplier||YEIN CORPORATION|
|Supplier Address||KANGNAM KU SEOUL KOREA||Origin Country||South Korea|
|HS Code||2917320000||Product Description||NEW DOP DI OCTYL PHTHALATE QTY 96000KG|
|Total Value KES||11261104||Total Value USD||111588.84|
|Package Type||DR||Port of Unloading||Internal Container Depot|
|Port of Shipment||ICD||Chapter||29|