Exporter Rank

30 / 127

Importer Rank

34 / 127

Trade Balance Rank

6 / 127

Total Trade [1]

Total Exports (2019) $170,743,382,636
Total Imports (2019) $101,473,369,524
Trade Balance (2019) $69,270,013,112
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2019) [2] 126.8%
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2019) [2] 112.42%

Trade Partners [1]

Export Partners

Top 10 Export Countries

Country Export USD$
United States $52,573,541,555
United Kingdom $17,655,483,782
Belgium $17,358,579,234
Germany $15,221,004,289
Netherlands $9,654,247,177
China $9,212,613,637
Switzerland $6,190,188,565
France $6,094,622,257
Italy $4,349,518,495
Japan $3,161,327,924

Import Partners

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
United Kingdom $22,826,376,843
United States $15,694,466,240
France $13,773,321,071
Germany $8,363,720,348
China $5,706,890,114
Netherlands $3,495,728,143
Switzerland $2,416,568,205
Belgium $1,853,559,308
Italy $1,622,932,915
Spain $1,579,850,942

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

Top 10 Export Goods

HS Code Export USD$
(30) Pharmaceuticals $53,408,958,570
(29) Organic Chemicals $35,629,797,920
(90) Precision Instruments $15,321,015,036
(85) Electrical Machinery $11,828,298,745
(84) Industrial Machinery $10,060,581,993
(33) Cosmetics $8,752,192,956
(88) Aircraft $5,028,840,840
(38) Chemical Products $4,142,395,452
(02) Meat $3,490,653,531
(04) Dairy Products $3,386,995,197

Top 10 Import Goods

HS Code Import USD$
(88) Aircraft $23,725,798,636
(84) Industrial Machinery $11,216,199,048
(30) Pharmaceuticals $7,618,178,509
(85) Electrical Machinery $6,504,800,470
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $6,182,886,673
(29) Organic Chemicals $5,672,009,410
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $4,267,421,322
(90) Precision Instruments $3,351,766,600
(39) Plastics $3,056,107,889
(99) Items nesoi $2,321,741,048

Sources:

  1. UN Comtrade (2019) except where stated otherwise.
  2. The World Bank. Accessed: 1/31/2021
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