Belgium Trade at a Glance : Most Recent Values

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 398,033
No. Of products 4,480
No. Of partners 227
Imports (in US$ Mil) 372,713
No. Of products 4,524
No. Of partners 224

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.07
Index of export market penetration21.82
World Growth-4.43
Country Growth-1.79

Service Indicators 2016

Service imports (BoP, current US$)107,413,765,200.00
Service exports (BoP, current US$)110,964,180,360.00
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)82.06
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)84.46

Belgium top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Germany66,355 16.67
France61,287 15.40
Netherlands44,726 11.24
United Kingdom35,417 8.90
United States23,043 5.79
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Netherlands60,038 16.11
Germany50,606 13.58
France35,258 9.46
United States30,104 8.08
United Kingdom17,776 4.77

Belgium Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials31,808 7.99 48,473 13.01 ...
Intermediate goods125,164 31.45 103,810 27.85 ...
Consumer goods165,495 41.58 148,181 39.76 ...
Capital goods65,408 16.43 68,991 18.51 ...

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Other medicaments of ...21,388,232.25
Petroleum oils, etc, ...20,003,870.76
Automobiles with die ...11,788,519.76
Diamonds non-industr ...11,141,282.50
Automobiles with rec ...7,543,768.85
Other medicaments of ...18,059,716.19
Petroleum oils, etc, ...15,870,591.79
Petroleum oils and o ...11,543,745.93
Automobiles with die ...11,507,100.29
Diamonds non-industr ...10,387,362.97

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)

2016 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)466,366
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)41,860.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)11,180.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)2.40

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