Belgium Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 445,214
No. Of products 4,498
No. Of partners 229
Imports (in US$ Mil) 426,489
No. Of products 4,524
No. Of partners 231

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.07
Index of export market penetration23.96
World Growth-1.13
Country Growth-3.04

Service Indicators 2019

Service imports (BoP, current US$)122,529,529,934.06
Service exports (BoP, current US$)121,928,404,872.38
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)81.20
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)81.81

Belgium top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Germany79,659 17.89
France62,674 14.08
Netherlands53,670 12.05
United Kingdom33,862 7.61
United States27,650 6.21
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Netherlands74,084 17.37
Germany56,401 13.22
France41,546 9.74
United States32,141 7.54
Ireland19,245 4.51

Belgium Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials30,665 6.89 56,315 13.20 0.62
Intermediate goods153,567 34.49 121,567 28.50 2.27
Consumer goods187,849 42.19 167,868 39.36 4.00
Capital goods71,783 16.12 79,702 18.69 1.08

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Petroleum oils, etc, ...27,333,999.32
Other medicaments of ...22,266,759.44
Human and animal blo ...12,640,493.15
Automobiles with rec ...11,202,326.11
Vaccines for human m ...9,384,665.31
Petroleum oils, etc, ...19,741,249.04
Other medicaments of ...18,919,177.77
Petroleum oils and o ...18,451,320.18
Human and animal blo ...12,427,623.93
Automobiles with die ...8,343,497.71

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Belgium

Tariffs 2019

No. Of Tariff Agreement ...
Simple Average (%) 2.46
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 79,703,471.54
Maximum Rate (%) 3,000
Weighted Average (%) 2.47
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 57.95

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)

2019 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)533,255
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)47,960.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)3,285.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)0.62

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