Top Greece Imports from the World
In 2016, Greece bought US$48.6 billion worth of imported products down by -22.3% since 2012 but up by 2.8% from 2015 to 2016.
Top 10 Greek Imports from Germany

Germany's exports to Greece amounted to
$5.4 billion or 11.1% of its overall imports.

  1. Pharmaceuticals: $841.5 million
  2. Vehicles: $678.4 million
  3. Machinery: $554.9 million
  4. Electronic equipment: $387.6 million
  5. Plastics: $268.9 million
  6. Dairy, eggs, honey: $240.8 million
  7. Medical, technical equipment: $210.6 million
  8. Meat: $138.3 million
  9. Other chemical goods: $125.3 million
10. Paper: $124.7 million
Top 10 Greek Imports from Italy

Italy's exports to Greece amounted to
$4.3 billion or 8.9% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $503.8 million
  2. Plastics: $313.1 million
  3. Vehicles: $255.9 million
  4. Electronic equipment: $212.7 million
  5. Pharmaceuticals: $178.8 million
  6. Mineral fuels including oil: $163.7 million
  7. Paper: $149.2 million
  8. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $148.6 million
  9. Knit or crochet clothing: $140.8 million
10. Medical, technical equipment: $107.1 million
Top 10 Greek Imports from China

China's exports to Greece amounted to
$3.2 billion or 6.6% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $856.3 million
  2. Electronic equipment: $484.9 million
  3. Toys, games: $177.5 million
  4. Furniture, lighting, signs: $160.7 million
  5. Footwear: $119.9 million
  6. Aluminum: $116.8 million
  7. Plastics: $111 million
  8. Ships, boats: $81.8 million
  9. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $79.3 million
10. Leather, animal gut articles: $78.4 million
Top Greek Imports from Russia

Russia's exports to Greece amounted to
$3.1 billion or 6.3% of its overall imports.

  1. Mineral fuels including oil: $2.6 billion
  2. Aluminum: $248.5 million
  3. Cereal, milk preparations: $61.1 million
  4. Copper: $46.5 million
  5. Iron and steel: $26.8 million
  6. Fertilizers: $20.2 million
  7. Wood: $13.4 million
  8. Paper: $12.4 million
  9. Furskins and artificial fur: $8.6 million
10. Inorganic chemicals: $6 million
Top 10 Greek Imports from Netherlands

Dutch exports to Greece amounted to
$2.7 billion or 5.5% of its overall imports.

  1. Meat: $328.9 million
  2. Pharmaceuticals: $327.7 million
  3. Electronic equipment: $312 million
  4. Machinery: $234.8 million
  5. Dairy, eggs, honey: $187.9 million
  6. Medical, technical equipment: $101.4 million
  7. Plastics: $98.3 million
  8. Fish: $58.1 million
  9. Vehicles: $47.9 million
10. Mineral fuels including oil: $43.4 million
Top Imports from Iraq

Iraq's exports to Greece amounted to
$2.6 billion or 5.3% of its overall imports.

  1. Mineral fuels including oil: $2.6 billion
  2. Vegetable/fruit preparations: $20,000
  3. Machinery: $4,000
  4. Salt, sulphur, stone, cement: $1,000






Top 10 Greek Imports from France

France's exports to Greece amounted to
$2.1 billion or 4.4% of its overall imports.

  1. Pharmaceuticals: $298 million
  2. Meat: $253.3 million
  3. Perfumes, cosmetics: $118.5 million
  4. Vehicles: $103 million
  5. Machinery: $102.8 million
  6. Electronic equipment: $97.5 million
  7. Other chemical goods: $94.2 million
  8. Plastics: $78 million
  9. Aircraft, spacecraft: $57.6 million
10. Dairy, eggs, honey: $53 million
Top 10 Greek Imports from South Korea

South Korea's exports to Greece amounted to
$2 billion or 4.1% of its overall imports.

  1. Ships, boats: $1.7 billion
  2. Plastics: $74.6 million
  3. Iron and steel: $47.7 million
  4. Organic chemicals: $42.8 million
  5. Machinery: $33.7 million
  6. Other food preparations: $30.5 million
  7. Electronic equipment: $22.6 million
  8. Vehicles: $8.4 million
  9. Medical, technical equipment: $7.8 million
10. Knitted or crocheted fabric: $6.5 million
Top 10 Greek Imports from Spain

Spain's exports to Greece amounted to
$1.8 billion or 3.7% of its overall imports.

  1. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $166.3 million
  2. Vehicles: $137.5 million
  3. Knit or crochet clothing: $129.8 million
  4. Electronic equipment: $113.2 million
  5. Plastics: $112.5 million
  6. Meat: $91.9 million
  7. Pharmaceuticals: $87.1 million
  8. Mineral fuels including oil: $78.1 million
  9. Copper: $72.5 million
10. Machinery: $66.8 million
Top 10 Greek Imports from Bulgaria

Bulgaria's exports to Greece amounted to
$1.8 billion or 3.6% of its overall imports.

  1. Mineral fuels including oil: $138.7 million
  2. Cereal, milk preparations: $131 million
  3. Knit or crochet clothing: $123.5 million
  4. Wood: $99.3 million
  5. Plastics: $78 million
  6. Animal/vegetable fats and oils: $69.3 million
  7. Meat: $67.3 million
  8. Machinery: $64.8 million
  9. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $64.2 million
10. Paper: $62.7 million
Top 10 Greek Imports from Belgium

Belgium's exports to Greece amounted to
$1.7 billion or 3.6% of its overall imports.

  1. Pharmaceuticals: $281.5 million
  2. Machinery: $153.3 million
  3. Vehicles: $126.4 million
  4. Plastics: $124.6 million
  5. Footwear: $109.8 million
  6. Medical, technical equipment: $91.3 million
  7. Organic chemicals: $76.3 million
  8. Mineral fuels including oil: $68.8 million
  9. Knit or crochet clothing: $56.5 million
10. Other chemical goods: $40.1 million
Fastest-Growing Greek Imports 2016
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