Total Trade

Total Global Exports (2017) $766,749,431,872
Total Global Imports (2017) $838,319,662,226

Industry Traders

Export Countries

Top 10 Export Countries

Country Export USD$
United States $123,278,649,391
Germany $106,779,073,571
Belgium $65,649,832,520
South Korea $61,711,870,527
Japan $57,643,346,137
Italy $29,570,546,731
United Kingdom $25,251,434,924
Ireland $24,361,252,535
Canada $22,817,041,332
Spain $20,884,127,373

Import Countries

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
United States $102,717,147,815
Germany $83,890,817,548
Belgium $54,725,438,391
Japan $37,976,569,263
South Korea $37,361,060,063
Italy $37,239,329,584
India $35,948,427,958
Mexico $33,301,377,660
United Kingdom $29,424,827,663
Brazil $27,958,917,160

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

Top 10 Exports

HS Code Export USD$
(2933) heterocyclic compounds with nitrogen hetero-atom(s) only; nucleic acids and their salts $45,596,501,004
(3920) Other plates, sheets, film, foil, tape, strip of plastics, noncellular & not reinforced, laminated, supported $41,354,701,107
(3901) Polymers of ethylene, in primary forms $40,474,948,047
(3907) Polyacetals, other polyethers, epoxide resins, polycarbonates, alkyd resins, polyallyl esters, other polyesters in primary forms $33,778,138,257
(2902) cyclic hydrocarbons $29,669,176,313
(3902) Polymers of propylene or other olefins, in primary forms $24,767,673,215
(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 $22,536,178,910
(3917) Tubes, pipes & hoses & their fittings of plastics joints, elbows, flanges, artificial guts, sausage casings $18,592,046,829
(4002) Synthetic rubber & factice from oils or mixed with natural rubber in primary form or sheets, strips $17,456,605,353
(2901) acyclic hydrocarbons $15,761,109,776

Top 10 Imports

HS Code Import USD$
(2933) heterocyclic compounds with nitrogen hetero-atom(s) only; nucleic acids and their salts $56,844,947,185
(3901) Polymers of ethylene, in primary forms $47,259,206,444
(3920) Other plates, sheets, film, foil, tape, strip of plastics, noncellular & not reinforced, laminated, supported $38,635,884,600
(3907) Polyacetals, other polyethers, epoxide resins, polycarbonates, alkyd resins, polyallyl esters, other polyesters in primary forms $36,813,252,301
(3902) Polymers of propylene or other olefins, in primary forms $28,370,804,639
(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 $26,598,067,568
(2902) cyclic hydrocarbons $20,066,225,343
(2905) acyclic alcohols and their halogenated, sulphonated, nitrated or nitrosated derivatives $18,906,988,111
(3917) Tubes, pipes & hoses & their fittings of plastics joints, elbows, flanges, artificial guts, sausage casings $17,350,602,414
(3102) mineral or chemical nitrogenous fertilizers (excl.those in pellet or similar forms, or in packages with a gross weight of =< 10 kg) $16,854,865,443

Sources:

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