Belgium Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 468,643
No. Of products 4,498
No. Of partners 230
Imports (in US$ Mil) 454,714
No. Of products 4,519
No. Of partners 228

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.07
Index of export market penetration23.95
World Growth3.50
Country Growth4.73

Service Indicators 2018

Service imports (BoP, current US$)123,543,691,510.00
Service exports (BoP, current US$)123,516,171,300.00
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)82.74
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)82.58

Belgium top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Germany84,085 17.94
France67,773 14.46
Netherlands57,332 12.23
United Kingdom36,965 7.89
United States24,257 5.18
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Netherlands81,699 17.97
Germany59,539 13.09
France42,898 9.43
United States31,054 6.83
Ireland23,355 5.14

Belgium Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials35,542 7.58 62,392 13.72 ...
Intermediate goods160,059 34.15 134,487 29.58 ...
Consumer goods195,366 41.69 177,775 39.10 ...
Capital goods74,725 15.95 78,636 17.29 ...

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Petroleum oils, etc, ...31,747,983.98
Other medicaments of ...21,473,155.71
Human and animal blo ...11,139,207.24
Diamonds non-industr ...10,747,998.30
Automobiles with rec ...8,799,411.07
Petroleum oils, etc, ...23,899,218.72
Petroleum oils and o ...19,466,573.07
Other medicaments of ...16,256,748.86
Human and animal blo ...11,705,716.46
Natural gas in gaseo ...11,363,048.55

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Belgium


No. Of Tariff Agreement ...
Simple Average (%) ...
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) ...
Maximum Rate (%) ...
Weighted Average (%) ...
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) ...

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)

2018 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)542,761
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)45,910.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-886.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-0.16

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