Belgium Trade at a Glance : Most Recent Values

Latest trade data available from various sources.

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 429,980
No. Of products 4,466
No. Of partners 230
Imports (in US$ Mil) 406,412
No. Of products 4,511
No. Of partners 223

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.08
Index of export market penetration22.20
World Growth1.50
Country Growth1.86

Service Indicators 2017

Service imports (BoP, current US$)115,714,018,297.01
Service exports (BoP, current US$)120,164,124,285.67
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)84.35
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)85.05

Belgium top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Germany71,403 16.61
France64,007 14.89
Netherlands51,629 12.01
United Kingdom36,217 8.42
Italy21,097 4.91
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Netherlands69,905 17.20
Germany56,265 13.84
France38,535 9.48
United States29,208 7.19
United Kingdom19,638 4.83

Belgium Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials34,213 7.96 53,843 13.25 ...
Intermediate goods134,312 31.24 113,669 27.97 ...
Consumer goods180,068 41.88 160,648 39.53 ...
Capital goods70,394 16.37 73,489 18.08 ...

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Petroleum oils, etc, ...25,532,400.69
Other medicaments of ...20,844,616.28
Automobiles with die ...11,053,334.84
Diamonds non-industr ...10,910,960.67
Human and animal blo ...8,067,782.84
Petroleum oils, etc, ...18,837,606.50
Other medicaments of ...15,830,865.68
Petroleum oils and o ...15,284,857.44
Automobiles with die ...12,647,883.69
Natural gas in gaseo ...9,243,359.04

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)

2017 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)492,681
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)41,790.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)3,468.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)0.70

Doing Business

2018 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank52
Trading Across Borders Rank1

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

CPIA Trade Ratings...

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score4.11
LPI Rank6