Total Trade

Total Global Exports (2018) $1,083,741,899,069
Total Global Imports (2018) $1,124,732,918,651

Industry Traders

Export Countries

Top 10 Export Countries

Country Export USD$
United States $133,599,994,300
Germany $114,142,203,390
Belgium $80,266,355,112
South Korea $69,622,969,794
Japan $62,147,012,914
Netherlands $53,234,055,107
Saudi Arabia $39,528,032,576
Singapore $37,968,880,436
France $36,284,552,411
Ireland $34,107,346,456

Import Countries

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
United States $118,101,109,412
Germany $100,512,975,310
Belgium $63,360,969,299
India $56,306,965,253
France $45,321,243,834
Japan $43,685,635,718
South Korea $42,130,113,566
Italy $41,374,261,895
Mexico $36,921,263,824
Netherlands $33,739,249,400

Traded Goods (at the 4-digit HS Code level)

Top 10 Exports

HS Code Export USD$
(3901) Polymers of ethylene, in primary forms $79,400,753,863
(2933) heterocyclic compounds with nitrogen hetero-atom(s) only; nucleic acids and their salts $66,492,850,752
(3920) Other plates, sheets, film, foil, tape, strip of plastics, noncellular & not reinforced, laminated, supported $50,831,948,640
(3907) Polyacetals, other polyethers, epoxide resins, polycarbonates, alkyd resins, polyallyl esters, other polyesters in primary forms $50,063,291,202
(2902) cyclic hydrocarbons $47,076,197,306
(3902) Polymers of propylene or other olefins, in primary forms $44,523,679,828
(3808) insecticides, rodenticides, fungicides, herbicides, germination inhibitors and plant-growth regulators, disinfectants and similar products, put up for retail sale or as preparations or articles, e.g. sulphur-treated bands, wicks and candles, and fly-paper $30,712,275,533
(2901) acyclic hydrocarbons $25,040,371,516
(2905) acyclic alcohols and their halogenated, sulphonated, nitrated or nitrosated derivatives $25,039,420,191
(3917) Tubes, pipes & hoses & their fittings of plastics joints, elbows, flanges, artificial guts, sausage casings $23,298,735,594

Top 10 Imports

HS Code Import USD$
(2933) heterocyclic compounds with nitrogen hetero-atom(s) only; nucleic acids and their salts $80,966,786,590
(3901) Polymers of ethylene, in primary forms $60,615,477,752
(3907) Polyacetals, other polyethers, epoxide resins, polycarbonates, alkyd resins, polyallyl esters, other polyesters in primary forms $50,543,782,194
(3920) Other plates, sheets, film, foil, tape, strip of plastics, noncellular & not reinforced, laminated, supported $49,021,332,603
(3902) Polymers of propylene or other olefins, in primary forms $37,707,879,508
(3808) insecticides, rodenticides, fungicides, herbicides, germination inhibitors and plant-growth regulators, disinfectants and similar products, put up for retail sale or as preparations or articles, e.g. sulphur-treated bands, wicks and candles, and fly-paper $33,239,484,460
(2905) acyclic alcohols and their halogenated, sulphonated, nitrated or nitrosated derivatives $27,762,760,180
(2902) cyclic hydrocarbons $27,286,679,064
(3917) Tubes, pipes & hoses & their fittings of plastics joints, elbows, flanges, artificial guts, sausage casings $23,094,323,236
(3105) mineral or chemical fertilizers containing two or three of the fertilizing elements nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium; other fertilizers (excl . pure animal or vegetable fertilizers or mineral or chemical nitrogenous, phosphatic or potassic fertilizers); $21,796,685,748

Sources:

UN Comtrade except where stated otherwise. Data Accessed: December 1, 2017