Exporter Rank

11 / 121

Importer Rank

14 / 121

Trade Balance Rank

12 / 121

Total Trade [1]

Total Exports (2017) $429,980,167,539
Total Imports (2017) $406,412,281,148
Trade Balance (2017) $23,567,886,391
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2018) [2] 87.93%
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2018) [2] 87.72%

Trade Partners [1]

Export Partners

Top 10 Export Countries

Country Export USD$
Germany $71,402,594,450
France $64,006,975,086
Netherlands $51,628,607,395
United Kingdom $36,217,354,115
Italy $21,097,111,070
United States $20,987,205,738
Spain $11,842,355,560
Poland $9,215,656,068
China $9,139,724,952
India $9,012,833,847

Import Partners

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
Netherlands $69,904,792,901
Germany $56,265,054,305
France $38,535,108,620
United States $29,208,303,054
United Kingdom $19,637,750,880
China $16,922,778,385
Ireland $16,575,177,299
Italy $14,486,512,836
Russia $10,543,258,066
Japan $9,923,355,153

Traded Goods [1] (at the 2-digit HS Code level)

Top 10 Export Goods

HS Code Export USD$
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $49,628,509,850
(30) Pharmaceuticals $43,179,074,982
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $35,869,293,233
(84) Industrial Machinery $30,383,519,281
(39) Plastics $29,653,823,182
(29) Organic Chemicals $28,967,878,153
(71) Precious Stones & Metals $17,605,161,754
(72) Iron & Steel $17,376,960,180
(90) Precision Instruments $14,641,392,547
(85) Electrical Machinery $14,537,234,006

Top 10 Import Goods

HS Code Import USD$
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $53,250,419,427
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $48,286,888,066
(30) Pharmaceuticals $34,684,789,501
(84) Industrial Machinery $32,859,234,736
(29) Organic Chemicals $30,759,064,064
(39) Plastics $19,412,236,952
(85) Electrical Machinery $17,791,571,922
(71) Precious Stones & Metals $15,030,060,487
(72) Iron & Steel $12,869,186,745
(90) Precision Instruments $12,687,413,311

Sources:

  1. UN Comtrade (2017) except where stated otherwise.
  2. The World Bank. Accessed: 9/30/2019
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