Greece’s Fastest-Growing Import Partners

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After analyzing 2014 data for 100 countries responsible for consuming the greatest dollar value in imports from Greece, we found 15 nations that boosted their imports by over 350% since 2010.

Overall, exports originating from the Greece were up 26.6% from 2010 to 2014.

Greece’s Fastest-Growing Import Partners

Listed below in descending order below are the fastest-growing import countries for Greece’s exported products. These nations boosted imports from Greece by the greatest percentages over the five-year period ending in 2014.

  1. Tonga: Up 9,740% since 2010 (US$5,707,000)
  2. Togo: Up 7,386% ($73,066,000)
  3. Lebanon: Up 1,918% ($811,681,000)
  4. Turkmenistan: Up 1,370% ($6,790,000)
  5. Ecuador: Up 941.6% ($7,770,000)
  6. Colombia: Up 847.0% ($19,631,000)
  7. Georgia: Up 838.7% ($173,609,000)
  8. Gibraltar: Up 796.7% ($855,842,000)
  9. South Korea: Up 796.6% ($373,582,000)
  10. Saudi Arabia: Up 743.5% ($1,043,353,000)
  11. Ghana: Up 742.5% ($21,012,000)
  12. Dominican Republic: Up 675.7% ($14,048,000)
  13. Sri Lanka: Up 443.9% ($7,054,000)
  14. Qatar: Up 436.4% ($73,168,000)
  15. Tunisia: Up 353.3% ($360,373,000)


 

Cement clinkers were the fastest-growing Greek product delivered to Tonga and Togo.

Oil cake exports from Greece into Lebanon posted significant gains.

Marble, travertine and alabaster were Turkmenistan’s fastest-growing imports from Greece.

Research Sources:
International Monetary Fund, World Economic Outlook Database (GDP based on Purchasing Power Parity). Accessed on April 6, 2015

The World Factbook, Field Listing: Imports, Central Intelligence Agency. Accessed on April 6, 2015

Trade Map, International Trade Centre, www.intracen.org/marketanalysis. Accessed on April 6, 2015