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In 2018, the global import from Saudi Arabia was 105,759.82 USD million. The major commodities that are globally imported from Saudi Arabia are Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery, etc, Electrical, electronic equipment, Organic chemicals, Optical, photo, technical, medical, etc apparatus, Plastics and articles thereof . These products form 43.72% of the world’s imports from Saudi Arabia.

The table includes a list of top products majorly imported from Saudi Arabia:

import from Saudi Arabia
Product Name HS Code Value (USD Million) % Increase
Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery, etc 84 1935.49422 16.44
Electrical, electronic equipment 85 1193.63044 10.35
Organic chemicals 29 10789.716999 46.45
Optical, photo, technical, medical, etc apparatus 90 237.035055 -10.19
Plastics and articles thereof 39 4595.048905 31.43
Articles of iron or steel 73 930.868604 25.5
Iron and steel 72 1362.47069 148.43
Articles of apparel, accessories, not knit or crochet 62 64.393813 10.61
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope 28 2290.616293 129.71
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board 48 706.385598 19.4

Saudi Arabia's top 10 exported products majorly account up-to 56.21 of the overall value of its global shipments. Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes under the 24 HS code has shown a sheer growth of 2150.05% with the value of USD million, followed by Manufactures of plaiting material, basketwork, etc. with 1037.04% and Toys, games, sports requisites with 414.52%, these three top products show significant increase in their value.

The following list showcases the top 10 import partners of Saudi Arabia. In terms of export sales, these countries imported the most Saudi Arabia shipments during 2018. The list also provides data on the country's import percentage of total Saudi Arabia products.

Country Value (USD Million) % Share
World 42884.21633 40.55
China 9719.383148 9.19
United Arab Emirates 8121.434911 7.68
Singapore 4020.087311 3.8
India 3562.216934 3.37
Belgium 2485.327569 2.35
Turkey 2275.529536 2.15
Kuwait 2081.637269 1.97
Egypt 2005.954714 1.9
Bahrain 1835.01276 1.74

These 10 countries in total import 78,990.8 USD Million worth of commodities from Saudi Arabia. More than 74.69% of the Saudi Arabia exports in 2018 were imported in the above-mentioned top 10 trade partners. China holds the maximum share market of 9.19, imported 9719.383148 USD million worth of Saudi Arabia products, followed by United Arab Emirates and Singapore. Singapore is also expanding its trading relation with Saudi Arabia in import value since 2017.

The following table will enlighten you with details on products imported from Saudi Arabia in 2018:

HS Code Product Name Value (USD Million)
2905 Acyclic alcohols and their derivatives 2946.101081
3907 Polyacetals, polyethers, polycarbonates, etc, primary 1247.323592
3920 Plastic plate, sheet, film not cellular, reinforced 406.89888
2915 Saturated acyclic monocarboxylic acids, derivatives 368.974659
2009 Fruit and vegetable juices, not fermented or spirited 346.25571
2922 Oxygen function amino compounds 324.86796
7208 Hot rolled products, iron steel, width greater than 600mm, not cla 248.744631
2921 Amine function compounds 209.076201
7304 Tube or hollow profile, seamless iron steel not cast 180.220814
4002 Synthetic rubber 165.861819
3824 Prepr binder for foundry 160.275013
8413 Pumps for liquids 99.625123
7307 Pipe fittings, of iron or steel 96.209113
8421 Liquid, gas centrifuges, filtering, purifying machine 94.071676
7019 Glass fibres, glass wool, and articles thereof 90.491741
8426 Derricks, cranes, straddle carriers, crane trucks 72.472239
3917 Plastic tube, pipe, hose and fittings 72.173715
4805 Uncoated paper and paperboard nes 69.415895
8504 Electric transformers,static converters and rectifier 65.689722
7210 Flat rolled iron steel, greater than 600mm, clad, plated or coate 63.316691
5407 Woven synthetic filament yarn, monofilament greater than 67dtex 53.018731
8414 Air, vacuum pumps, compressors, ventilating fans, etc 46.927898
5702 Carpets, woven, not tufted, flocked 43.941525
7216 Angles, shapes and sections of iron or non alloy stee 41.259234
4407 Wood sawn, chipped lengthwise, sliced or peeled 36.822562
8708 Parts and accessories for motor vehicles 36.710656
8501 Electric motors and generators, except generating set 31.725554
7306 Tube, pipe of iron or steel, except seamless greater than 406.4m 28.593464
8516 Electric equipment with heating element, domestic etc 25.594122
9018 Instruments etc for medical, surgical, dental, etc us 22.30617
7013 Glassware for table, kitchen, toilet, decoration 22.115304
9030 Instruments to check or measure electricity, radiatio 20.930368
5402 Synthetic filament yarn(not sewing thread) not retail 20.743856
8536 Electrical switches, connectors, etc, for less than 1kV 20.380099
8539 Electric filament, discharge lamps 13.480463
8418 Refrigerators, freezers and heat pumps nes 12.230333
8419 Machinery, non domestic, involving heating or cooling 9.827319
9401 Seats (except dentist, barber, etc chairs) 9.280153
4202 Trunks, suit cases, camera cases, handbags, etc 8.872905
6104 Womens, girls suit, dress, skirt, etc, knit or croche 8.088094
8205 Hand tools nes, anvils, clamps, vices, blow lamps etc 6.839936
7219 Rolled stainless steel sheet, width greater than 600mm 6.643634
6204 Womens, girls suits, jacket, dress, skirt, etc, wove 6.614966
8443 Printing and ancillary machinery 6.516922
6302 Bed, table, toilet and kitchen linens 5.446544
7318 Screws, bolts, nuts, rivets, washers, etc, iron, stee 4.602613
6203 Mens or boys suits, jackets, trousers etc not knit 4.097165
8462 Machine tools for forging, die stamping, bending meta 4.081052
303 Fish, frozen, whole 2.699908
802 Nuts except coconut, brazil and cashew, fresh or dried 2.205376

The least valued item that India imported from Saudi Arabia was Commodities not specified according to kind

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Exporters and suppliers in Saudi Arabia

S. No Company Name Address Country Product Code Product Name
Alsorayai Group Jeddah,Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia 57 Tufted & Woven Wall to Wall Carpets/Rugs
Binafif trading est P.o. box 151, aidrous street, bab makkah street,Jeddah,Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia 0 Agriculture Supplies
Demas Al Arabia Jeddah,Jeddah,Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia 0 Agriculture Supplies
EXOTIC STUDIO EXIT 18 SULAI,RIYADH,Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia 0 Agriculture Supplies
Eelpadrawy [emailprotected],[emailprotected],Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia 0 Agriculture Supplies
Elgamals Ar Riyad,Riyadh,Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia 0 Agriculture Supplies
Finacial Cousulting Office olya st khirya twoer p o box 15881,riyadh,Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia 0 Agriculture Equipment
Industrial way Trading Jeddah str. Al - Jubail,AL - JUBAIL,Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia 0 Abrasives
JGB KSA DAMMAM,Dammam,Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia 0 Abrasives

People Also Ask

What do we import from Saudi Arabia?

Following are the major products that can be imported from Saudi Arabia :
Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery, etc, Electrical, electronic equipment, Organic chemicals, Optical, photo, technical, medical, etc apparatus, Plastics and articles thereof . The total export value of the major products is 18,750.93 USD million.

Which are the main countries that import from Saudi Arabia?

Main countries that import from Saudi Arabia are World, China, United Arab Emirates .

What are the most profitable items to import from Saudi Arabia?

The profitable imported items from Saudi Arabia are Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes, Manufactures of plaiting material, basketwork, etc., Toys, games, sports requisites, Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivs,pigments et, Iron and steel .