3 VALUE OF IMPORTS BY MAJOR COMMODITY GROUP                                            
  for the periods indicated                                                  
  fob value in million U.S. dollars                                                  
   
                                                   
  Commodity Group 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998   1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 1998 1999  
   
                                                     
    Capital Goods 12049 3122 2952 4023 5610 6868 8029 10472 14369 12051 6805 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
   Power Generating & Specialized Machines 2568 1282 1047 1434 2078 2502 2874 3647 3804 2568 2395 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
  Office & EDP Machines 1580 126 151 369 274 333 525 867 1418 1582 1482 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
  Telecommunication Eqpt. & Elect. Mach.  6870 972 1186 1471 1914 2531 3211 4211 6437 6870 1871 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF! e/
  Land Transport Eqpt. excl. Passenger Cars       
       & Motorized Cycle 444 295 186 271 370 401 602 822 803 445 562 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
  Aircraft, Ships & Boats 196 305 238 305 723 799 459 459 1439 196 101 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
  Prof. Sci. & Cont. Inst.; Photographic 391 142 144 173 251 302 358 466 468 390 394 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
     Eqpt. & Optical Goods  
    Raw Materials & Intermediate Goods 11586 5808 5851 6759 7855 9606 12174 14058 14634 11584 17622 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
  Unprocessed Raw Materials 1169 862 841 947 981 1278 1562 1720 1645 1168 1518 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
     Wheat 248 220 172 235 260 324 349 375 423 249 363 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
     Corn 78 50 0 0 0 0 33 86 54 78 36 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
     Unmilled cereals excl. rice & corn 0 1 1 7 1 2 2 2 2 1 0 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
     Crude materials, inedible 767 532 597 613 664 862 1090 1195 1045 766 1015 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
        Pulp & waste paper 66 48 48 47 56 63 114 87 75 67 79 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
        Cotton 61 76 80 78 67 107 110 126 107 60 69 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
        Syn. fibers 84 83 91 103 77 115 118 118 110 82 87 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
        Metalliferous ores 228 162 211 192 227 299 395 384 349 230 328 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
        Others 328 163 167 193 237 278 353 480 404 327 452 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
     Tobacco, unmanufactured 76 59 71 92 56 90 88 62 121 74 104 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
  Semi-Processed Raw Materials 10417 4946 5010 5812 6874 8328 10612 12338 12989 10416 16104 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
     Feeding stuffs for animals 283 174 153 186 234 195 263 197 311 283 202 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
     Animal & vegetable oils & fats 59 25 22 34 24 38 38 57 58 59 101 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
     Chemical 2206 1367 1328 1492 1668 2016 2406 2574 2792 2206 2507 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
        Chemical compounds 558 439 437 466 468 524 651 655 685 559 644 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
        Medicinal & pharmaceutical chem. 312 148 142 171 198 262 293 318 331 311 364 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
        Urea 69 73 59 75 67 90 110 107 89 68 76 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
        Fertilizer excl. urea 94 61 72 70 58 80 85 87 125 94 81 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
        Artificial resins 568 332 327 376 449 576 707 801 867 568 606 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
        Others 605 314 291 334 428 484 560 606 695 606 736 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
     Manufactured goods 2807 1794 1714 2139 2590 2893 3572 3948 3983 2807 3175 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
        Paper & paper products 267 139 125 155 189 261 310 309 337 266 321 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
        Textile yarn, fabrics & made-up articles 789 547 539 642 704 780 872 825 919 789 845 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
        Non-metallic mineral mftures. 144 114 63 126 104 118 186 276 284 144 164 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
        Iron & steel 763 572 564 676 820 870 1312 1436 1260 764 947 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
        Non-ferrous metals 283 177 170 209 209 260 335 347 374 284 362 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
        Metal products 372 132 146 176 366 391 297 405 511 371 302 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
        Others 189 113 107 155 198 213 260 350 298 189 234 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
     Embroideries 347 426 514 502 468 411 472 349 357 346 334 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
     Mat/Acc  for the mftr. of elect. eqpt. 4633 1106 1208 1401 1808 2711 3772 5130 5407 4634 9728 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF! e/
     Iron ore, not agglomerated 82 54 71 58 82 64 89 83 81 81 57 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
   
    Mineral Fuels & Lubricant   2020 1842 1784 2050 2016 2040 2461 3008 3074 2020 2432 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
  Coal, Coke 108 36 65 30 31 33 59 81 109 110 96 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
  Petroleum Crude   1433 1583 1400 1627 1316 1308 1931 2458 2458 1433 1998 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
  Others   479 223 319 393 669 699 471 469 507 477 338 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
    Consumer Goods 2621 1061 990 1241 1587 2109 2784 3331 3091 2623 2647 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
  Durable 902 392 478 620 842 1124 1459 1653 1516 901 1092 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
     Passenger cars & motorized cycle 235 215 256 333 471 625 801 932 643 235 305 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
     Home appliances 90 25 34 50 59 95 152 123 142 89 137 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
     Misc. manufactures 577 152 188 237 312 404 506 598 731 577 650 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
  Non-Durable 1719 669 512 621 745 985 1325 1678 1575 1722 1555 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
     Food & live animals chiefly for food 1601 628 460 562 637 815 1204 1578 1435 1603 1435 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
        Dairy products 300 253 211 253 260 316 409 389 405 300 311 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
        Fish & fish preparation 57 48 62 61 49 53 59 69 70 57 75 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
        Rice  586 117 0 0 36 0 76 294 211 586 219 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
        Fruits & vegetables 106 50 37 54 66 99 97 123 137 108 141 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
        Others 552 160 150 194 226 347 563 703 612 552 689 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
     Beverages & tobacco mfture. 63 28 33 37 77 138 72 46 75 64 70 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
     Articles of apparel, access. 55 13 19 22 31 32 49 54 65 55 50 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
    Special Transactions 1248 373 474 446 529 710 943 1016 1187 1246 1214 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
     Articles temporarily imported & exported 877 150 198 179 266 434 530 705 869 879 897 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
     Others 371 223 276 267 263 276 413 311 318 367 317 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF!  
      TOTAL IMPORTS 29524 12206 12051 14519 17597 21333 26391 31885 a/ 36355 b/ 29524 c/ 41244 #VALUE! #VALUE! #VALUE! #NAME? #VALUE! #VALUE! #REF! d/
             
                                                     
a/ Adjusted NSO data to exclude the value of aircraft amounting to US$542 million procured under operational lease arrangement  
b/ Adjusted NSO data to exclude the value of aircraft amounting to US$45 million procured under operational lease arrangement;  while of the US$1110 million worth of aircraft imported under capital lease  
  arrangement, only US$644 million were accounted for in the NSO figure, thus, US$466 million have to be added to imports  
c/  Adjusted NSO data to exclude the value of aircraft amounting to US$136 million procured under operational lease arrangement  
d/   Include valuation adjustments to NSO data.  
e/ Raw materials for the manufacture of electronics, which were formerly grouped with telecommunication equipment and  electrical machineries and motorized cycle under capital goods, have been reclassified to
  material accessories for the manufacture  of electronic equipment under raw materials and intermediate goods.  
   
           Note:  Components may not add up to total due to rounding  
           Source: National Statistics Office (NSO)