Belgium Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 296,131
No. Of products 4,465
No. Of partners 226
Imports (in US$ Mil) 294,179
No. Of products 4,520
No. Of partners 225

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.08
Index of export market penetration23.87
World Growth-3.91
Country Growth-1.59

Service Indicators 2020

Service imports (BoP, current US$)115,388,313,608.13
Service exports (BoP, current US$)116,045,187,359.19
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)80.13
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)80.58

Belgium top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Germany49,086 16.58
France39,443 13.32
Netherlands34,501 11.65
United States25,959 8.77
United Kingdom17,728 5.99
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Netherlands56,510 19.21
Germany42,861 14.57
France32,970 11.21
United States15,491 5.27
Ireland14,484 4.92

Belgium Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials21,206 7.16 40,011 13.60 0.42
Intermediate goods108,087 36.50 80,466 27.35 2.03
Consumer goods114,870 38.79 109,421 37.20 2.42
Capital goods50,230 16.96 63,637 21.63 0.62

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Other medicaments of ...19,212,882.88
Vaccines for human m ...11,567,611.33
Petroleum oils, etc, ...10,161,090.55
Human and animal blo ...8,742,607.80
Automobiles with rec ...8,471,298.43
Other medicaments of ...14,941,344.60
Petroleum oils and o ...8,876,689.83
Human and animal blo ...8,580,522.20
Vaccines for human m ...7,743,437.53
Petroleum oils, etc, ...7,474,983.72

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Belgium

Tariffs 2020

No. Of Tariff Agreement ...
Simple Average (%) 1.73
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 52,001,173.10
Maximum Rate (%) 74.90
Weighted Average (%) 1.55
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 62.33

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI)

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - MFN Tariff...
Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - Applied Tariff...

Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

Services Trade Restrictions Index - Over All22.50

Non-Tariff Measures (NTM)

No Of NTM Measures...
No Of NTM Affected Products (HS 6 Digit)...

Temporary Trade Barriers Database (TTDB)

Temporary Trade Barriers in Effect - Simple Average...
Temporary Trade Barriers in Effect - Weighted Average...

World Development Indicators (WDI)

2020 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)515,332
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)...
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)2,331.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)0.45

Doing Business

2019 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank46
Trading Across Borders Rank1

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

CPIA Trade Ratings...

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score4.11
LPI Rank6