Zambia import data is derived from the Zambia customs data. The details of the customs in data, later on, help in the formation of Zambia shipment data. The shipment data consists of different fields as per the details of a particular shipment entering the country. The major fields are - Date, Importer & Exporter Names, Origin & Destination Country, HS Code, Product Description, Quantity, Unit, Weight, Value, etc.
The information(s) we provide is sourced from authorized Zambian Trade Associations, Customs Departments, Government Bodies, Shipping & Logistics Companies, Port Authorities, and other authoritative links. Availability for Zambia import data is present in our database from January 2018 to the present.
Zambia import data is represented in the form of shipment data, and as aforementioned, it is derived from Zambia customs data. Zambia shipment data includes different information about a particular shipment entering the country through fields. These fields give us information such as the description of the product, its quantity, value, net weight, along with information about names of importer and exporter, and origin and destination country.
|Importer Name||*****||Exporter Name||*****|
|Origin Country||China||Consignment Country||China|
|Destination Country||Zambia||HS Code||321590900000|
|HS Code Description||Other: Printing ink ,writing or drawing ink and other inks: Other|
|Product Description||Printing Accessories-Toners|
|Gross Weight||60||Net Weight||60|
|Customs Value TZS||111075.0717|
Major imports of Zambia in Zambia import data 2019 includes - Mineral Fuels & Oils with a share of 17.3% ($1,256.6 Million), Industrial Machinery and Parts with a share of 15.6% ($1,132.7 Million), Vehicles with a share of 8.7% ($583.3 Million), Electronics with a share of 6.9% ($440.1 Million), Fertilisers with a share of 4.7% ($343.8 Million), and so on, in the given list on the right.
As per this Zambia import data, the top imports are made for ‘Mineral Fuels & Oils’, while the least imports among these top imports are made for ‘Iron and Steel’. The assumption here from this we can have is the chances of having good fortunes are much higher for the first sector as compared to the second sector who can study the factors regarding low demand of ‘Iron and Steel’ by the Zambia trade statistics, and overcome the uncertainties by studying statistics.
The main imports in Zambia by country are from South Africa with a share of 30.8% ($2,226 million total imports), China with a share of 14.1% ($1,1019.9 million total imports), UAE with a share of 10.3% ($745.5 million total imports), India with a share of 4.8% ($347.9 million total imports), DR Congo with a share of 3.2% ($231.7 million total imports), and so on, as per the Zambia import data for the year 2019 shown on right.
As we can see from the data here, the top import partner for Zambia was ‘South Africa’. As per Zambia trade, Zambia imports the most from South Africa these products - industrial machinery, vehicles, plastics & articles. Zambia’s private sector demands these products the most from South Africa. Hence, South Africa stands at the top in importing partners of Zambia. Look at Zambia import data and observe the figures.