Import in Sierra Leone

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Import in Sierra Leone


The continent: Africa
  
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Importing in Sierra Leone


Cost to import

1 575 US$ per container[?] (2014)
(ascending): 113 in the world of 187 (40,11%); 21 in Africa from 53 (62,26%)
9,90 % (1,98 % annual) ↘
min: 1 022; max: 1 575; max-min: 553 (35,11%); mid: 1 299;
276,50 (17,56%)

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

28 days[?] (2014)
(ascending): 131 in the world of 188 (30,85%); 23 in Africa from 53 (58,49%)
10,71 % (2,14 % annual) ↗
min: 27; max: 34; max-min: 7 (20,59%); mid: 30,50;
-2,50 (-8,93%)

Types of import in Sierra Leone


Imports of goods and services

1 999 494 365 current US$[?] (2015)
(descending): 161 in the world of 187 (14,44%); 42 in Africa from 51 (19,61%)
55,54 % (11,11 % annual) ↘
min: 73 576 933; max: 2 894 443 250; max-min: 2 820 866 317 (97,46%); mid: 1 484 010 091;
515 484 274 (25,78%)

Service imports

1 207 770 945 current US$[?] (2014)
(descending): 108 in the world of 185 (42,16%); 22 in Africa from 47 (55,32%)
79,17 % (15,83 % annual) ↘
min: 33 948 265; max: 1 207 770 945; max-min: 1 173 822 680 (97,19%); mid: 620 859 605;
586 911 340 (48,59%)

Goods imports

1 634 887 989 current US$[?] (2014)
(descending): 152 in the world of 186 (18,82%); 37 in Africa from 47 (23,40%)
46,13 % (9,23 % annual) ↘
min: 71 937 503; max: 2 056 029 130; max-min: 1 984 091 627 (96,50%); mid: 1 063 983 316;
570 904 673 (34,92%)

Import of goods in Sierra Leone


Goods imports

1 634 887 989 current US$[?] (2014)
(descending): 152 in the world of 186 (18,82%); 37 in Africa from 47 (23,40%)
46,13 % (9,23 % annual) ↘
min: 71 937 503; max: 2 056 029 130; max-min: 1 984 091 627 (96,50%); mid: 1 063 983 316;
570 904 673 (34,92%)

Agricultural raw materials imports

0,835 % of merchandise imports[?] (2015)
(descending): 119 in the world of 168 (29,76%); 28 in Africa from 41 (34,15%)
246,16 % (49,23 % annual) ↗
min: 0,251; max: 7,56; max-min: 7,31 (96,68%); mid: 3,90;
-3,07 (-367,37%)

Food imports

20,72 % of merchandise imports[?] (2015)
(descending): 34 in the world of 171 (80,70%); 12 in Africa from 42 (73,81%)
28,47 % (5,69 % annual) ↘
min: 10,97; max: 32,72; max-min: 21,75 (66,49%); mid: 21,84;
-1,12 (-5,43%)

Fuel imports

27,18 % of merchandise imports[?] (2015)
(descending): 11 in the world of 169 (94,08%); 2 in Africa from 43 (97,67%)
42,63 % (8,53 % annual) ↗
min: 5,92; max: 39,70; max-min: 33,78 (85,08%); mid: 22,81;
4,37 (16,07%)

Ores and metals imports

0,558 % of merchandise imports[?] (2015)
(descending): 146 in the world of 168 (13,69%); 34 in Africa from 42 (21,43%)
14,07 % (2,81 % annual) ↗
min: 0,387; max: 1,12; max-min: 0,730 (65,38%); mid: 0,752;
-0,194 (-34,75%)

ICT goods imports

1,83 % of total goods imports[?] (2014)
(descending): 159 in the world of 170 (7,06%); 37 in Africa from 40 (10%)

Import services in Sierra Leone


Service imports

1 207 770 945 current US$[?] (2014)
(descending): 108 in the world of 185 (42,16%); 22 in Africa from 47 (55,32%)
79,17 % (15,83 % annual) ↘
min: 33 948 265; max: 1 207 770 945; max-min: 1 173 822 680 (97,19%); mid: 620 859 605;
586 911 340 (48,59%)

Communications, computer, etc.

78,10 % of service imports, BoP[?] (2014)
(2010) (descending): 44 in the world of 186 (76,88%); 11 in Africa from 48 (79,17%)
88,69 % (17,74 % annual) ↘
min: 8,32; max: 78,10; max-min: 69,78 (89,34%); mid: 43,21;
34,89 (44,67%)

Insurance and financial services

4,04 % of service imports, BoP[?] (2014)
(descending): 172 in the world of 176 (2,84%); 41 in Africa from 42 (4,76%)
32,42 % (6,48 % annual) ↘
min: 1,75; max: 17,51; max-min: 15,76 (90,00%); mid: 9,63;
-5,59 (-138,29%)

Transport services

16,27 % of service imports, BoP[?] (2014)
(2010) (descending): 53 in the world of 186 (72,04%); 21 in Africa from 48 (58,33%)
187,48 % (37,50 % annual) ↗
min: 8,61; max: 67,33; max-min: 58,72 (87,21%); mid: 37,97;
-21,70 (-133,34%)

Travel services

1,59 % of service imports, BoP[?] (2014)
(descending): 179 in the world of 181 (1,66%); 44 in Africa from 45 (4,44%)
227,88 % (45,58 % annual) ↗
min: 1,59; max: 57,45; max-min: 55,87 (97,24%); mid: 29,52;
-27,93 (-1 760%)