Import in Lesotho

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Import in Lesotho


The continent: Africa
  
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Importing in Lesotho


Cost to import

2 045 US$ per container[?] (2014)
(ascending): 141 in the world of 187 (25,13%); 30 in Africa from 53 (45,28%)
21,27 % (4,25 % annual) ↘
min: 1 210; max: 2 045; max-min: 835 (40,83%); mid: 1 628;
417,50 (20,42%)

Documents to import

8 number[?] (2014)
(ascending): 111 in the world of 182 (39,56%); 19 in Africa from 51 (64,71%)

Time to import

33 days[?] (2014)
(ascending): 154 in the world of 188 (18,62%); 31 in Africa from 53 (43,40%)
6,06 % (1,21 % annual) ↗
min: 33; max: 49; max-min: 16 (32,65%); mid: 41;
-8 (-24,24%)

Types of import in Lesotho


Imports of goods and services

508 034 188 current US$[?] (1981)
(1985) (descending): 92 in the world of 142 (35,92%); 17 in Africa from 44 (63,64%)
6,48 % (1,30 % annual) ↘
min: 13 299 734; max: 508 034 188; max-min: 494 734 454 (97,38%); mid: 260 666 961;
247 367 227 (48,69%)

Service imports

315 424 092 current US$[?] (2015)
(descending): 159 in the world of 185 (14,59%); 38 in Africa from 47 (21,28%)
41,68 % (8,34 % annual) ↗
min: 19 066 737; max: 487 844 630; max-min: 468 777 892 (96,09%); mid: 253 455 683;
61 968 409 (19,65%)

Goods imports

1 730 306 241 current US$[?] (2015)
(descending): 149 in the world of 186 (20,43%); 36 in Africa from 47 (25,53%)
13,78 % (2,76 % annual) ↗
min: 151 452 097; max: 2 254 109 719; max-min: 2 102 657 622 (93,28%); mid: 1 202 780 908;
527 525 333 (30,49%)

Import of goods in Lesotho


Goods imports

1 730 306 241 current US$[?] (2015)
(descending): 149 in the world of 186 (20,43%); 36 in Africa from 47 (25,53%)
13,78 % (2,76 % annual) ↗
min: 151 452 097; max: 2 254 109 719; max-min: 2 102 657 622 (93,28%); mid: 1 202 780 908;
527 525 333 (30,49%)

Agricultural raw materials imports

2,72 % of merchandise imports[?] (2012)
(descending): 52 in the world of 168 (69,64%); 14 in Africa from 41 (68,29%)
19,62 % (3,92 % annual) ↘
min: 0,757; max: 3,11; max-min: 2,35 (75,64%); mid: 1,93;
0,785 (28,88%)

Food imports

20,75 % of merchandise imports[?] (2012)
(descending): 91 in the world of 171 (47,37%); 29 in Africa from 42 (33,33%)
0,859 % (0,172 % annual) ↘
min: 15,61; max: 28,14; max-min: 12,53 (44,53%); mid: 21,87;
-1,12 (-5,40%)

Fuel imports

12,14 % of merchandise imports[?] (2012)
(descending): 136 in the world of 169 (20,12%); 32 in Africa from 43 (27,91%)
15,90 % (3,18 % annual) ↘
min: 5,92; max: 18,60; max-min: 12,68 (68,15%); mid: 12,26;
-0,127 (-1,05%)

Ores and metals imports

0,737 % of merchandise imports[?] (2012)
(descending): 122 in the world of 168 (27,98%); 27 in Africa from 42 (38,10%)
12,64 % (2,53 % annual) ↗
min: 0,343; max: 2,23; max-min: 1,88 (84,58%); mid: 1,28;
-0,548 (-74,29%)

ICT goods imports

3,00 % of total goods imports[?] (2012)
(descending): 68 in the world of 170 (60,59%); 8 in Africa from 40 (82,50%)
87,61 % (17,52 % annual) ↗
min: 2,08; max: 5,63; max-min: 3,55 (63,06%); mid: 3,86;
-0,855 (-28,46%)

Import services in Lesotho


Service imports

315 424 092 current US$[?] (2015)
(descending): 159 in the world of 185 (14,59%); 38 in Africa from 47 (21,28%)
41,68 % (8,34 % annual) ↗
min: 19 066 737; max: 487 844 630; max-min: 468 777 892 (96,09%); mid: 253 455 683;
61 968 409 (19,65%)

Communications, computer, etc.

24,25 % of service imports, BoP[?] (2015)
(descending): 134 in the world of 179 (25,70%); 32 in Africa from 43 (27,91%)
12,62 % (2,52 % annual) ↘
min: 2,75; max: 49,74; max-min: 47,00 (94,48%); mid: 26,25;
-1,99 (-8,22%)

Insurance and financial services

3,61 % of service imports, BoP[?] (2015)
(descending): 128 in the world of 176 (27,84%); 30 in Africa from 42 (30,95%)
5,28 % (1,06 % annual) ↘
min: -0,999; max: 5,03; max-min: 6,03 (119,85%); mid: 2,02;
1,60 (44,18%)

Transport services

17,97 % of service imports, BoP[?] (2015)
(descending): 151 in the world of 181 (17,13%); 41 in Africa from 45 (11,11%)
16,94 % (3,39 % annual) ↘
min: 7,06; max: 74,88; max-min: 67,82 (90,57%); mid: 40,97;
-23,00 (-127,96%)

Travel services

55,15 % of service imports, BoP[?] (2015)
(descending): 6 in the world of 181 (97,24%); 1 in Africa from 45 (100%)
9,62 % (1,92 % annual) ↗
min: 9,22; max: 77,28; max-min: 68,06 (88,07%); mid: 43,25;
11,90 (21,58%)