Imports and Exports of Goods and Services for African Countries in 1996 (current US$)
Updated on February 12, 2022.

According to the World Bank, in 1996, the top 3 African countries with high net exports of goods and services in current US$ (i.e. total exports of goods and services in current US$ minus total imports of goods and services in current US$) are: Nigeria (2.96B US$), Algeria (2.73B US$), and South Africa (2.20B US$).

Conversely, in 1996, the top 3 African countries with high net imports of goods and services in current US$ (i.e. total imports of goods and services in current US$ minus total exports of goods and services in current US$ ) are: Egypt (3.69B US$), Morocco (1.48B US$), and Mozambique (962.91M US$).

The World Bank defines exports of goods and services as "the value of all goods and other market services provided to the rest of the world" , and defines imports of goods and services as "the value of all goods and other market services received from the rest of the world".

Interact with the charts and table below to see the details of the imports and exports of goods and services made by African countries in 1996.

See also: Imports and Exports of African Countries in 1996 (% GDP).

Data Source: World Bank.
Imports of Goods and Services for African Countries in 1996 (current US$)
Exports of Goods and Services for African Countries in 1996 (current US$)
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Table of Imports and Exports of Goods and Services for African Countries in 1996 (current US$)
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Country Imports (US$) Exports (US$)
Algeria 11,240,020,899 13,970,025,409
Benin 708,783,114 625,667,835
Botswana 1,799,831,538 2,609,469,948
Burkina Faso 714,319,768 273,233,009
Burundi 136,902,390 50,580,560
Cape Verde 277,548,295 101,395,543
Cameroon 2,313,349,118 2,691,569,130
Republic of Congo 1,523,134,287 1,739,316,246
Ivory Coast 4,472,517,613 5,069,827,692
Democratic Republic of the Congo 1,749,701,076 1,731,765,644
Central African Republic 258,135,823 216,376,661
Chad 467,199,450 281,984,798
Egypt 17,718,160,377 14,033,018,868
Eritrea 606,037,724 202,746,708
Eswatini 1,292,343,777 951,315,563
Gabon 1,879,469,239 3,568,070,446
Gambia 247,309,660 184,904,422
Ghana 2,780,426,911 2,226,974,924
Guinea 941,903,144 742,652,379
Guinea-Bissau 86,090,212 28,460,070
Kenya 3,868,106,886 3,035,628,836
Libya 6,662,087,912 7,989,926,740
Madagascar 930,030,596 839,642,548
Mali 934,864,183 524,709,217
Mauritania 667,181,217 834,996,043
Mauritius 2,842,083,563 2,811,718,232
Morocco 10,902,396,700 9,424,723,999
Mozambique 1,417,509,204 454,595,066
Zambia 1,271,350,443 1,024,449,292
Zimbabwe 3,073,962,200 3,090,258,100
Tanzania 2,075,112,673 1,295,157,202
Uganda 1,415,906,250 722,999,698
Tunisia 8,542,223,135 8,248,099,445
Togo 646,854,580 487,731,056
Sudan 1,250,786,297 555,550,847
South Africa 33,340,311,213 35,544,390,947
Sierra Leone 302,772,890 164,289,128
Senegal 1,849,069,309 1,186,269,267
Rwanda 362,153,710 83,373,732
Niger 511,065,924 367,972,079
Nigeria 8,801,910,405 11,760,052,946
Namibia 2,040,064,266 1,811,286,279
Comoros 106,623,052 34,997,133
Seychelles 378,654,701 139,524,538

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