Top Kazakhstan Imports from the World
In 2017, Kazakhstan bought US$29.3 billion worth of imported products down by -40% since 2013 but up by 16.4% from 2016 to 2017.
Top 10 Kazakhstan Imports from Russia

Russia's exports to Kazakhstan amounted to
$11.5 billion or 39.2% of its overall imports.

  1. Mineral fuels including oil: $1.4 billion
  2. Machinery: $1 billion
  3. Iron and steel: $851.8 million
  4. Electronic equipment: $705.4 million
  5. Vehicles: $675.6 million
  6. Iron or steel products: $600.9 million
  7. Plastics: $526.7 million
  8. Ores, slag, ash: $426 million
  9. Paper: $260.2 million
10. Railway, tram equipment: $250.4 million
Top 10 Kazakhstan Imports from China

China's exports to Kazakhstan amounted to
$4.7 billion or 16% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $1.1 billion
  2. Electronic equipment: $973.5 million
  3. Iron or steel products: $399.9 million
  4. Plastics: $220.1 million
  5. Vehicles: $172.6 million
  6. Footwear: $164.5 million
  7. Inorganic chemicals: $135.1 million
  8. Iron and steel: $129.2 million
  9. Medical, technical equipment: $117.3 million
10. Rubber: $96.1 million
Top 10 Kazakhstan Imports from Germany

Germany's exports to Kazakhstan amounted to
$1.5 billion or 5.1% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $432.1 million
  2. Pharmaceuticals: $180.6 million
  3. Electronic equipment: $145.9 million
  4. Vehicles: $127.4 million
  5. Medical, technical equipment: $109.2 million
  6. Iron or steel products: $95.2 million
  7. Other chemical goods: $80.7 million
  8. Plastics: $58.2 million
  9. Furniture, lighting, signs: $20.9 million
10. Paper: $17.5 million
Top 10 Kazakhstan Imports from the US

America's exports to Kazakhstan amounted to
$1.3 billion or 4.3% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $404.9 million
  2. Medical, technical equipment: $134.4 million
  3. Electronic equipment: $117.1 million
  4. Meat: $87.7 million
  5. Other chemical goods: $83 million
  6. Vehicles: $82.1 million
  7. Iron or steel products: $56.8 million
  8. Pharmaceuticals: $46.9 million
  9. Rubber: $32.1 million
10. Aircraft, spacecraft: $21.2 million
Top 10 Kazakhstan Imports from Italy

Italy's exports to Kazakhstan amounted to
$946.3 million or 3.2% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $360.7 million
  2. Iron or steel products: $134.4 million
  3. Electronic equipment: $108.2 million
  4. Furniture, lighting, signs: $45.5 million
  5. Pharmaceuticals: $43.2 million
  6. Medical, technical equipment: $25.7 million
  7. Other chemical goods: $15.3 million
  8. Footwear: $13.2 million
  9. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $13.1 million
10. Knit or crochet clothing: $11.2 million
Top 10 Kazakhstan Imports from Uzbekistan

Uzbekistan's exports to Kazakhstan amounted to
$735.2 million or 2.5% of its overall imports.

  1. Fruits, nuts: $239.1 million
  2. Mineral fuels including oil: $114.1 million
  3. Vegetables: $75.1 million
  4. Plastics: $56.5 million
  5. Zinc: $36.5 million
  6. Vehicles: $33.2 million
  7. Fertilizers: $22.9 million
  8. Knit or crochet clothing: $17.2 million
  9. Inorganic chemicals: $16 million
10. Electronic equipment: $11.6 million
Top 10 Kazakhstan Imports from Turkey

Turkey's exports to Kazakhstan amounted to
$730.1 million or 2.5% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $123.7 million
  2. Furniture, lighting, signs: $83.3 million
  3. Electronic equipment: $81.7 million
  4. Iron or steel products: $51.4 million
  5. Knit or crochet clothing: $47.4 million
  6. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $35 million
  7. Plastics: $32.2 million
  8. Aluminum: $26.5 million
  9. Vehicles: $23.6 million
10. Textile floor coverings: $17.5 million
Top 10 Kazakhstan Imports from Korea

South Korea's exports to Kazakhstan amounted to
$567.5 million or 1.9% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $117.4 million
  2. Electronic equipment: $103.4 million
  3. Iron or steel products: $89.6 million
  4. Vehicles: $44.3 million
  5. Plastics: $41.1 million
  6. Medical, technical equipment: $28.9 million
  7. Iron and steel: $27 million
  8. Furniture, lighting, signs: $15.2 million
  9. Tanning, dyeing extracts: $11 million
10. Mineral fuels including oil: $10.4 million
Top 10 Kazakhstan Imports from France

France's exports to Kazakhstan amounted to
$535.7 million or 1.8% of its overall imports.

  1. Pharmaceuticals: $131 million
  2. Machinery: $68.4 million
  3. Other chemical goods: $67.3 million
  4. Electronic equipment: $66.2 million
  5. Perfumes, cosmetics: $34.6 million
  6. Medical, technical equipment: $24.1 million
  7. Dairy, eggs, honey: $21.9 million
  8. Iron or steel products: $15.5 million
  9. Plastics: $13.4 million
10. Vehicles: $11.5 million
Top 10 Kazakhstan Imports from Belarus

Belarus' exports to Kazakhstan amounted to
$508.6 million or 1.7% of its overall imports.

  1. Vehicles: $108.8 million
  2. Machinery: $60.5 million
  3. Dairy, eggs, honey: $39.8 million
  4. Furniture, lighting, signs: $38 million
  5. Wood: $24.6 million
  6. Meat: $23 million
  7. Plastics: $20.4 million
  8. Electronic equipment: $19.7 million
  9. Rubber: $17.3 million
10. Sugar: $17.3 million
Top 10 Kazakhstan Imports from Ukraine

Ukraine's exports to Kazakhstan amounted to
$462.2 million or 1.6% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $96.7 million
  2. Cereal, milk preparations:$57.4 million
  3. Dairy, eggs, honey: $44.1 million
  4. Meat: $26.1 million
  5. Cocoa, cocoa preparations: $25.1 million
  6. Pharmaceuticals: $21.9 million
  7. Other chemical goods: $21.1 million
  8. Electronic equipment: $19.8 million
  9. Paper: $19.3 million
10. Sugar: $18.8 million
Fastest-Growing Kazakhstan Imports 2017
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