Exporter Rank

3 / 146

Importer Rank

3 / 145

Trade Balance Rank

2 / 145

Total Trade [1]

Total Exports (2016) $1,340,752,046,170
Total Imports (2016) $1,060,672,017,229
Trade Balance (2016) $280,080,028,941
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 $118,604,735,133
France $110,669,303,568
United Kingdom $94,075,870,670
Netherlands $86,835,884,230
China $85,350,435,973
Italy $67,230,316,461
Austria $65,391,038,320
Poland $58,851,883,667
Switzerland $55,337,646,879
Belgium $45,770,875,605

Import Partners

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
China $105,289,752,555
Netherlands $92,488,677,850
France $72,916,931,157
United States $65,815,686,911
Italy $57,288,674,810
Poland $51,481,975,552
Switzerland $49,643,685,530
Czech Republic $46,918,962,822
Austria $42,502,366,333
Belgium $41,913,142,450

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

Top 10 Export Goods

HS Code Export USD$
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $244,399,689,475
(84) Industrial Machinery $223,164,547,835
(85) Electrical Machinery $137,733,789,017
(30) Pharmaceuticals $77,098,404,985
(90) Precision Instruments $65,304,365,013
(39) Plastics $62,156,511,977
(88) Aircraft $44,563,337,285
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $29,234,827,542
(73) Iron & Steel Articles $28,391,189,932
(29) Organic Chemicals $25,493,219,840

Top 10 Import Goods

HS Code Import USD$
(84) Industrial Machinery $136,801,658,813
(85) Electrical Machinery $132,062,707,704
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $111,293,488,240
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $78,445,093,089
(30) Pharmaceuticals $49,096,043,061
(39) Plastics $40,303,633,631
(90) Precision Instruments $38,236,384,327
(29) Organic Chemicals $30,395,140,463
(72) Iron & Steel $23,042,657,231
(73) Iron & Steel Articles $21,140,140,372

Sources:

  1. UN Comtrade (2016) except where stated otherwise.
  2. The World Bank. Accessed: 9/22/2018
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