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Lao People’s Democratic Republic - Imports of goods and services in % of GDP

39.1 (%) in 2016

In 2016, imports for Lao People’s Democratic Republic was 39.1 %. Though Lao People’s Democratic Republic imports fluctuated substantially in recent years, it tended to increase through 1997 - 2016 period ending at 39.1 % in 2016.

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What is imports?

Imports of goods and services consist of purchases, barter, or receipts of gifts or grants, of goods and services by residents from non- residents. The treatment of exports and imports in the System of National Accounts is generally identical with that in the balance of payments accounts as described in the Balance of Payments Manual.

What is Lao People’s Democratic Republic imports?

Date Value Change, %
2016 39.1 -10.72 %
2015 43.8 -11.97 %
2014 49.8 0.90 %
2013 49.3 4.05 %
2012 47.4 16.20 %
2011 40.8 8.97 %
2010 37.4 -3.05 %
2009 38.6 6.99 %
2008 36.1 2.13 %
2007 35.3 4.06 %
2006 34.0 -12.86 %
2005 39.0