Top Belarus Imports 2016
In 2016, Belarus bought US$27.5 billion worth of imported products down by -40.8% since 2012 and down by -9.3% from 2015 to 2016.
Top 10 Belarusian Imports from Russia

Russia's exports to Belarus amounted to
$15 billion or 54.5% of its overall imports.

  1. Mineral fuels including oil: $7.3 billion
  2. Iron and steel: $819.6 million
  3. Vehicles: $726.9 million
  4. Machinery: $724.8 million
  5. Electronic equipment: $695 million
  6. Plastics: $616.4 million
  7. Iron or steel products: $378.5 million
  8. Paper: $210.1 million
  9. Organic chemicals: $184.8 million
10. Rubber: $181.5 million
Top 10 Belarusian Imports from China

China's exports to Belarus amounted to
$2.1 billion or 7.6% of its overall imports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $557.5 million
  2. Machinery: $391.2 million
  3. Organic chemicals: $135.1 million
  4. Iron or steel products: $107.5 million
  5. Vehicles: $106.8 million
  6. Plastics: $70.2 million
  7. Footwear: $54.5 million
  8. Medical, technical equipment: $52.7 million
  9. Furniture, lighting, signs: $51.5 million
10. Other base metal goods: $39.3 million
Top 10 Belarusian Imports from Germany

Germany's exports to Belarus amounted to
$1.3 billion or 4.8% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $408.1 million
  2. Plastics: $147.9 million
  3. Vehicles: $104.4 million
  4. Electronic equipment: $100.9 million
  5. Pharmaceuticals: $69.2 million
  6. Medical, technical equipment: $48.9 million
  7. Other chemical goods: $44.3 million
  8. Iron or steel products: $40.6 million
  9. Other food preparations: $31.6 million
10. Tanning, dyeing extracts: $30.5 million
Top 10 Belarusian Imports from Poland

Poland's exports to Belarus amounted to
$1.2 billion or 4.3% of its overall imports.

  1. Fruits, nuts: $312.9 million
  2. Machinery: $91.3 million
  3. Vegetables: $86 million
  4. Plastics: $80.4 million
  5. Electronic equipment: $67.4 million
  6. Dairy, eggs, honey: $44.6 million
  7. Paper: $40.5 million
  8. Railway, tram equipment: $37.7 million
  9. Iron or steel products: $31.3 million
10. Vehicles: $24.2 million
Top 10 Belarusian Imports from Ukraine

Ukraine's exports to Belarus amounted to
$961.5 million or 3.5% of its overall imports.

  1. Food waste, animal fodder: $138.5 million
  2. Iron and steel: $109.6 million
  3. Machinery: $48.2 million
  4. Meat: $45 million
  5. Paper: $37.3 million
  6. Cereal, milk preparations:$35.6 million
  7. Salt, sulphur, stone, cement: $35.4 million
  8. Animal/vegetable fats and oils: $34.3 million
  9. Vegetables: $32.3 million
10. Oil seed: $30.8 million
Top 10 Hong Kong Imports from Turkey

Turkey's exports to Belarus amounted to
$722 million or 2.6% of its overall imports.

  1. Fruits, nuts: $136 million
  2. Vegetables: $128.5 million
  3. Knitted or crocheted fabric: $85.8 million
  4. Machinery: $32.6 million
  5. Machinery: $28.1 million
  6. Knit or crochet clothing: $25.6 million
  7. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $23.9 million
  8. Plastics: $23.8 million
  9. Vehicles: $22.3 million
10. Footwear: $21.3 million
Top 10 Belarusian Imports from Italy

Italy's exports to Belarus amounted to
$546.6 million or 2.0% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $192.4 million
  2. Pharmaceuticals: $28.5 million
  3. Plastics: $26.1 million
  4. Iron or steel products: $24.3 million
  5. Electronic equipment: $19.5 million
  6. Fruits, nuts: $19.1 million
  7. Tanning, dyeing extracts: $14.6 million
  8. Vehicles: $13.1 million
  9. Perfumes, cosmetics: $12 million
10. Furniture, lighting, signs: $11.3 million
Top 10 Belarusian Imports from the US

America's exports to Belarus amounted to
$379.7 million or 1.4% of its overall imports.

  1. Vehicles: $121.4 million
  2. Machinery: $56.8 million
  3. Medical, technical equipment: $50 million
  4. Pharmaceuticals: $28.2 million
  5. Electronic equipment: $23.6 million
  6. Other chemical goods: $22.7 million
  7. Plastics: $14.2 million
  8. Fish: $10.7 million
  9. Manmade filaments: $6.4 million
10. Iron or steel products: $5.2 
Top 10 Belarusian Imports from Lithuania

Lithuania's exports to Belarus amounted to
$263.9 million or 1.0% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $52.1 million
  2. Plastics: $31.7 million
  3. Vehicles: $19.5 million
  4. Electronic equipment: $15.5 million
  5. Paper: $13.2 million
  6. Stone, plaster, cement: $11.8 million
  7. Iron or steel products: $10.9 million
  8. Felt, yarn, twine, cordage: $8.5 million
  9. Tanning, dyeing extracts: $7 million
10. Other chemical goods: $6.5 
Top 10 Belarusian Imports from France

France's exports to Belarus amounted to
$241.3 million or 0.9% of its overall imports.

  1. Pharmaceuticals: $37.5 million
  2. Machinery: $33.7 million
  3. Perfumes, cosmetics: $20 million
  4. Other chemical goods: $18.2 million
  5. Medical, technical equipment: $16.3 million
  6. Plastics: $15.1 million
  7. Beverages: $9.9 million
  8. Vehicles: $9.6 million
  9. Electronic equipment: $8.1 million
10. Soaps, lubricants, candles: $7.9 million
Top 10 Belarusian Imports from Spain

Spain's exports to Belarus amounted to
$224.3 million or 0.8% of its overall imports.

  1. Fruits, nuts: $54.2 million
  2. Machinery: $32.5 million
  3. Vegetables: $19.1 million
  4. Plastics: $15.6 million
  5. Vehicles: $14.8 million
  6. Iron or steel products: $12 million
  7. Pharmaceuticals: $10.3 million
  8. Electronic equipment: $5.8 million
  9. Organic chemicals: $4.8 million
10. Vegetable/fruit preparations: $4.6 million
Fastest-Growing Belarusian Import Products
Research Note: 
Import numbers rarely match the source exporters’ stats. Reasons for import-export statistical discrepancies include re-exports, time lags, misallocations, distinct trade reporting systems, different quantity measurements and country confidentiality rules. Also, transportation and insurance costs are sometimes added to import totals.
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Data source: Trade Map, International Trade Centre, www.intracen.org/marketanalysis