Top Romanian Imports from the World
In 2016, Romania bought US$74.6 billion worth of imported products up by 6.1% since 2012 and up by 6.7% from 2015 to 2016.
Top 10 Romanian Imports from Germany

Germany's exports to Romania amounted to
$15.3 billion or 20.5% of its overall imports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $3.4 billion
  2. Vehicles: $2.4 billion
  3. Machinery: $2.1 billion
  4. Plastics: $1.1 billion
  5. Medical, technical equipment: $498.9 million
  6. Iron or steel products: $483.9 million
  7. Pharmaceuticals: $461.1 million
  8. Copper: $308 million
  9. Rubber: $304.7 million
10. Other chemical goods: $230.5 million
Top 10 Romanian Imports from Italy

Italy's exports to Romania amounted to
$7.6 billion or 10.2% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $990 million
  2. Electronic equipment: $696.2 million
  3. Plastics: $496.9 million
  4. Raw hides excluding furskins:$427.3 million
  5. Vehicles: $415.1 million
  6. Iron and steel: $402.7 million
  7. Iron or steel products: $333.8 million
  8. Footwear: $273.4 million
  9. Pharmaceuticals: $191.3 million
10. Wool: $185.1 million
Top 10 Romanian Imports from Hungary

Hungary's exports to Romania amounted to
$5.5 billion or 7.4% of its overall imports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $997 million
  2. Machinery: $452.8 million
  3. Pharmaceuticals: $411.5 million
  4. Plastics: $353.5 million
  5. Vehicles: $323.3 million
  6. Mineral fuels including oil: $320.3 million
  7. Cereal, milk preparations: $246.1 million
  8. Food waste, animal fodder: $143.1 million
  9. Meat: $140.9 million
10. Aluminum: $114.2 million
Top 10 Romanian Imports from France

France's exports to Romania amounted to
$4.1 billion or 5.6% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $811.2 million
  2. Vehicles: $639.8 million
  3. Electronic equipment: $365.2 million
  4. Plastics: $222.4 million
  5. Iron or steel products: $214.3 million
  6. Pharmaceuticals: $197.1 million
  7. Rubber: $165 million
  8. Other chemical goods: $159.3 million
  9. Medical, technical equipment: $114.5 million
10. Iron and steel: $97.3 million
Top 10 Romanian Imports from Poland

Poland's exports to Romania amounted to
$3.8 billion or 5.1% of its overall imports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $395.5 million
  2. Vehicles: $324.3 million
  3. Machinery: $291.1 million
  4. Plastics: $203.3 million
  5. Furniture, lighting, signs: $185.5 million
  6. Mineral fuels including oil: $172 million
  7. Knit or crochet clothing: $131.4 million
  8. Iron or steel products: $122.5 million
  9. Wood: $99.5 million
10. Rubber: $96.2 million
Top 10 Romanian Imports from China

China's exports to Romania amounted to
$3.8 billion or 5.1% of its overall imports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $1.1 billion
  2. Machinery: $951.8 million
  3. Furniture, lighting, signs: $136 million
  4. Medical, technical equipment: $132.2 million
  5. Vehicles: $121.9 million
  6. Plastics: $121.7 million
  7. Iron or steel products: $112.8 million
  8. Toys, games: $75.9 million
  9. Silk: $70.4 million
10. Wood: $56.9 million
Top 10 Romanian Imports from Netherlands

Dutch exports to Romania amounted to
$3.1 billion or 4.1% of its overall imports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $628.3 million
  2. Pharmaceuticals: $419 million
  3. Machinery: $336.5 million
  4. Vehicles: $242.5 million
  5. Plastics: $142.6 million
  6. Medical, technical equipment: $100.8 million
  7. Other animal-origin products: $70.8 million
  8. Fruits, nuts: $70.6 million
  9. Meat: $65.4 million
10. Aluminum: $52.8 million
Top 10 Romanian Imports from Turkey

Turkey's exports to Romania amounted to
$2.8 billion or 3.7% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $484.4 million
  2. Vehicles: $325.8 million
  3. Iron or steel products: $216.8 million
  4. Plastics: $206.1 million
  5. Iron and steel: $192.3 million
  6. Electronic equipment: $126 million
  7. Fruits, nuts: $71.8 million
  8. Knitted or crocheted fabric: $68.3 million
  9. Machinery: $64.5 million
10. Other base metal goods: $62.5 million
Top 10 Romanian Imports from Austria

Austria's exports to Romania amounted to
$2.7 billion or 3.6% of its overall imports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $489.8 million
  2. Machinery: $351.4 million
  3. Vehicles: $307.5 million
  4. Pharmaceuticals: $156.4 million
  5. Paper: $129.1 million
  6. Plastics: $117.3 million
  7. Iron and steel: $115.4 million
  8. Iron or steel products: $75.3 million
  9. Medical, technical equipment: $68.7 million
10. Knit or crochet clothing: $54.2 million
Top 10 Romanian Imports from Bulgaria

Bulgaria's exports to Romania amounted to
$2.3 billion or 3.1% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $226.8 million
  2. Vehicles: $167 million
  3. Cereal, milk preparations: $159.1 million
  4. Iron and steel: $156.4 million
  5. Fertilizers: $134.7 million
  6. Electronic equipment: $115 million
  7. Plastics: $111.5 million
  8. Toys, games: $76 million
  9. Glass: $69.1 million
10. Mineral fuels including oil: $65.7 million
Top 10 Romanian Imports from Russia

Russia's exports to Romania amounted to
$2.2 billion or 2.9% of its overall imports.

  1. Mineral fuels including oil: $1.8 billion
  2. Rubber: $69.4 million
  3. Iron and steel: $49 million
  4. Fertilizers: $29.8 million
  5. Paper: $28.8 million
  6. Machinery: $27.9 million
  7. Organic chemicals: $26 million
  8. Wood: $23 million
  9. Salt, sulphur, stone, cement: $18.2 million
10. Ores, slag, ash: $17.6 million
Fastest-Growing Romanian 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