Exporter Rank

2 / 119

Importer Rank

2 / 119

Trade Balance Rank

1 / 119

Total Trade [1]

Total Exports (2018) $1,562,546,821,071
Total Imports (2018) $1,292,832,708,898
Trade Balance (2018) $269,714,112,173
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2018) [2] 47.42%
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2018) [2] 41.25%

Trade Partners [1]

Export Partners

Top 10 Export Countries

Country Export USD$
United States $134,388,837,072
France $124,223,036,916
China $110,501,674,109
Netherlands $99,574,039,758
United Kingdom $96,679,147,745
Italy $82,413,560,028
Austria $75,238,751,593
Poland $74,765,215,247
Switzerland $65,495,018,248
Spain $52,295,061,645

Import Partners

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
China $126,722,070,495
Netherlands $104,983,506,168
United States $78,306,164,539
France $77,321,983,817
Italy $71,148,210,024
Poland $65,200,210,730
Czechia $56,448,144,886
Switzerland $55,256,992,724
Belgium $53,447,068,723
Austria $49,466,065,003

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

Top 10 Export Goods

HS Code Export USD$
(84) Industrial Machinery $273,117,906,690
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $264,082,846,224
(85) Electrical Machinery $164,863,605,306
(30) Pharmaceuticals $96,925,555,624
(90) Precision Instruments $80,270,969,514
(39) Plastics $67,920,186,700
(88) Aircraft $41,659,010,729
(99) Items nesoi $38,063,594,105
(73) Iron & Steel Articles $33,600,948,888
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $33,322,503,046

Top 10 Import Goods

HS Code Import USD$
(84) Industrial Machinery $167,049,369,306
(85) Electrical Machinery $160,946,485,461
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $132,053,110,197
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $117,832,627,467
(30) Pharmaceuticals $58,056,031,119
(39) Plastics $49,050,070,724
(29) Organic Chemicals $46,484,846,223
(90) Precision Instruments $44,628,262,303
(72) Iron & Steel $33,223,892,435
(73) Iron & Steel Articles $25,759,475,452

Sources:

  1. UN Comtrade (2018) except where stated otherwise.
  2. The World Bank. Accessed: 6/3/2020
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