Top Jordan Imports 2017
In 2017, Jordan bought US$20.4 billion worth of imported products down by -5.3% since 2013 but up by 6.2% from 2016 to 2017.
Top 10 Jordanian Imports from China

China's exports to Jordan amounted to
$2.8 billion or 13.5% of its overall imports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $690.3 million
  2. Machinery: $455.7 million
  3. Knitted or crocheted fabric: $225.4 million
  4. Knit or crochet clothing: $179 million
  5. Furniture, lighting, signs: $95 million
  6. Iron or steel products: $90.9 million
  7. Iron and steel: $81.2 million
  8. Plastics: $78.5 million
  9. Organic chemicals: $70.1 million
10. Paper: $60 million
Top 10 Jordanian Imports from Saudi

Saudi Arabia's exports to Jordan amounted to
$2.8 billion or 13.5% of its overall imports.

  1. Mineral fuels including oil: $1.7 billion
  2. Plastics: $311.7 million
  3. Beverages: $82.3 million
  4. Sugar: $71.3 million
  5. Iron and steel: $57.6 million
  6. Animal/vegetable fats and oils: $50.5 million
  7. Organic chemicals: $46.3 million
  8. Paper: $44.3 million
  9. Dairy, eggs, honey: $41 million
10. Soaps, lubricants, candles: $33.2 million
Top 10 Jordanian Imports from the US

America's exports to Jordan amounted to
$2 billion or 9.8% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $535.2 million
  2. Vehicles: $385.5 million
  3. Mineral fuels including oil: $182.3 million
  4. Cereals: $176.5 million
  5. Aircraft, spacecraft: $139.5 million
  6. Medical, technical equipment: $75.9 million
  7. Pharmaceuticals: $73.2 million
  8. Fruits, nuts: $51.3 million
  9. Electronic equipment: $31 million
10. Other food preparations: $26.6 million
Top 10 Jordanian Imports from the UAE

United Arab Emirates' exports to Jordan were
$993.8 million or 4.9% of its overall imports.

  1. Gems, precious metals: $341.2 million
  2. Mineral fuels including oil: $167.5 million
  3. Copper: $60.8 million
  4. Plastics: $44.7 million
  5. Dairy, eggs, honey: $40.2 million
  6. Sugar: $34.9 million
  7. Aluminum: $31.5 million
  8. Cereal, milk preparations:$31.2 million
  9. Other food preparations: $29.6 million
10. Perfumes, cosmetics: $18.8 million
Top 10 Jordanian Imports from Germany

Germany's exports to Jordan amounted to
$900.4 million or 4.4% of its overall imports.

  1. Vehicles: $261.2 million
  2. Machinery: $145.4 million
  3. Pharmaceuticals: $80.5 million
  4. Electronic equipment: $58.3 million
  5. Medical, technical equipment: $43.5 million
  6. Other chemical goods: $24.2 million
  7. Aircraft, spacecraft: $22.1 million
  8. Plastics: $21.8 million
  9. Perfumes, cosmetics: $19.6 million
10. Paper: $18.3 million
Top 10 Jordanian Imports from Italy

Italy's exports to Jordan amounted to
$808.3 million or 4% of its overall imports.

  1. Mineral fuels including oil: $164 million
  2. Gems, precious metals: $144.4 million
  3. Machinery: $124.8 million
  4. Electronic equipment: $43.3 million
  5. Fruits, nuts: $39.2 million
  6. Pharmaceuticals: $34.8 million
  7. Iron or steel products: $25.9 million
  8. Furniture, lighting, signs: $25.5 million
  9. Plastics: $21.6 million
10. Medical, technical equipment: $13 million
Top 10 Jordanian Imports from Turkey

Turkey's exports to Jordan amounted to
$681.8 million or 3.3% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $75.9 million
  2. Knit or crochet clothing: $67.2 million
  3. Electronic equipment: $36.7 million
  4. Iron or steel products: $36.5 million
  5. Plastics: $34.2 million
  6. Vehicles: $26.2 million
  7. Knitted or crocheted fabric: $22.6 million
  8. Cereal, milk preparations:$22 million
  9. Paper: $21.7 million
10. Iron and steel: $21.6 million
Top 10 Jordanian Imports from Japan

Japan's exports to Jordan amounted to
$570 million or 2.8% of its overall imports.

  1. Vehicles: $419.7 million
  2. Machinery: $50.9 million
  3. Organic chemicals: $18.1 million
  4. Medical, technical equipment: $15.1 million
  5. Rubber: $12.4 million
  6. Electronic equipment: $9.1 million
  7. Pharmaceuticals: $5 million
  8. Man-made staple fibers: $4.1 million
  9. Aluminum: $2.8 million
10. Other chemical goods: $2.4 million
Top 10 Jordanian Imports from Korea

South Korea's exports to Jordan amounted to
$558 million or 2.7% of its overall imports.

  1. Vehicles: $386.7 million
  2. Machinery: $39.5 million
  3. Electronic equipment: $16.4 million
  4. Plastics: $14.6 million
  5. Aluminum: $13.9 million
  6. Organic chemicals: $13.8 million
  7. Knitted or crocheted fabric: $10.4 million
  8. Medical, technical equipment: $5.4 million
  9. Man-made staple fibers: $4.7 million
10. Iron and steel: $4.3 million
Top 10 Jordanian Imports from India

India's exports to Jordan amounted to
$501.2 million or 2.5% of its overall imports.

  1. Mineral fuels including oil: $71 million
  2. Cereals: $54.7 million
  3. Organic chemicals: $40.9 million
  4. Meat: $30.9 million
  5. Coffee, tea, spices: $30.8 million
  6. Vehicles: $30.8 million
  7. Machinery: $28.9 million
  8. Sugar: $27.6 million
  9. Iron or steel products: $19.6 million
10. Plastics: $16.9 million
Top 10 Jordanian Imports from Spain

Spain's exports to Jordan amounted to
$482.1 million or 2.4% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $106.6 million
  2. Ceramic products: $75.8 million
  3. Mineral fuels including oil: $62.1 million
  4. Vehicles: $31.2 million
  5. Electronic equipment: $25.8 million
  6. Organic chemicals: $21.2 million
  7. Iron or steel products: $20.2 million
  8. Oil seed: $16.4 million
  9. Pharmaceuticals: $11.7 million
10. Perfumes, cosmetics: $10.7 million
Fastest-Growing Jordanian Imports
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