Exporter Rank

10 / 119

Importer Rank

13 / 119

Trade Balance Rank

20 / 119

Total Trade [1]

Total Exports (2018) $466,653,579,977
Total Imports (2018) $450,388,977,141
Trade Balance (2018) $16,264,602,836
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 $82,906,138,427
France $67,371,658,326
Netherlands $56,994,847,719
United Kingdom $37,166,628,549
United States $24,280,600,948
Italy $23,820,994,458
Spain $13,110,113,418
Poland $9,997,247,890
India $9,354,883,803
China $8,256,031,228

Import Partners

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
Netherlands $80,681,412,126
Germany $58,525,338,682
France $42,287,694,858
United States $31,042,146,653
Ireland $23,156,026,289
United Kingdom $21,057,567,081
China $17,887,480,417
Italy $15,366,842,310
Russia $11,705,755,913
Japan $10,963,922,473

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

Top 10 Export Goods

HS Code Export USD$
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $51,753,079,912
(30) Pharmaceuticals $47,588,304,540
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $43,952,505,284
(29) Organic Chemicals $37,677,186,386
(39) Plastics $33,406,686,816
(84) Industrial Machinery $33,010,362,980
(72) Iron & Steel $19,764,113,860
(71) Precious Stones & Metals $18,783,881,159
(85) Electrical Machinery $15,028,687,981
(90) Precision Instruments $13,489,358,873

Top 10 Import Goods

HS Code Import USD$
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $62,986,587,798
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $56,437,486,391
(30) Pharmaceuticals $40,448,047,391
(29) Organic Chemicals $37,190,842,641
(84) Industrial Machinery $34,685,520,325
(39) Plastics $19,983,766,607
(85) Electrical Machinery $18,753,972,309
(71) Precious Stones & Metals $17,755,484,868
(72) Iron & Steel $14,943,727,639
(90) Precision Instruments $12,814,249,398

Sources:

  1. UN Comtrade (2018) except where stated otherwise.
  2. The World Bank. Accessed: 9/30/2019
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