Exporter Rank

3 / 121

Importer Rank

3 / 121

Trade Balance Rank

2 / 121

Total Trade [1]

Total Exports (2017) $1,450,214,838,492
Total Imports (2017) $1,173,627,519,336
Trade Balance (2017) $276,587,319,156
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2017) [2] 47.24%
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2017) [2] 39.66%

Trade Partners [1]

Export Partners

Top 10 Export Countries

Country Export USD$
United States $126,359,982,509
France $118,773,384,513
China $97,773,609,029
United Kingdom $94,818,745,536
Netherlands $91,278,271,449
Italy $73,813,877,397
Austria $70,232,617,849
Poland $67,140,427,030
Switzerland $62,526,523,750
Belgium $49,864,934,104

Import Partners

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
China $115,179,029,222
Netherlands $95,302,834,039
France $72,966,189,720
United States $71,072,339,045
Italy $63,047,419,973
Poland $57,585,809,189
Switzerland $52,602,689,102
Czechia $52,114,119,221
Austria $45,907,953,525
Belgium $45,021,322,650

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

Top 10 Export Goods

HS Code Export USD$
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $258,286,599,830
(84) Industrial Machinery $246,157,853,259
(85) Electrical Machinery $149,731,174,535
(30) Pharmaceuticals $84,468,411,414
(90) Precision Instruments $72,970,018,089
(39) Plastics $63,604,314,188
(88) Aircraft $41,797,624,213
(99) Items nesoi $38,588,371,732
(73) Iron & Steel Articles $30,555,017,095
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $26,790,531,491

Top 10 Import Goods

HS Code Import USD$
(84) Industrial Machinery $150,300,112,023
(85) Electrical Machinery $147,301,306,128
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $124,572,627,289
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $96,075,602,869
(30) Pharmaceuticals $54,012,464,791
(39) Plastics $44,467,653,838
(90) Precision Instruments $40,589,768,009
(29) Organic Chemicals $34,309,395,570
(72) Iron & Steel $28,960,113,785
(73) Iron & Steel Articles $23,371,494,698

Sources:

  1. UN Comtrade (2017) except where stated otherwise.
  2. The World Bank. Accessed: 12/1/2018
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