United Kingdom Trade at a Glance : Most Recent Values

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 442,066
No. Of products 4,479
No. Of partners 233
Imports (in US$ Mil) 641,332
No. Of products 4,512
No. Of partners 227

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.05
Index of export market penetration30.29
World Growth1.50
Country Growth2.44

Service Indicators 2017

Service imports (BoP, current US$)212,422,793,819.06
Service exports (BoP, current US$)359,947,854,017.43
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)31.93
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)30.53

United Kingdom top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States59,189 13.39
Germany46,698 10.56
France30,406 6.88
Netherlands27,575 6.24
Ireland25,108 5.68
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Germany89,695 13.99
China59,863 9.33
United States58,829 9.17
Netherlands51,411 8.02
France36,502 5.69

United Kingdom Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials35,266 7.98 52,773 8.23 ...
Intermediate goods96,882 21.92 133,729 20.85 ...
Consumer goods167,231 37.83 259,036 40.39 ...
Capital goods126,823 28.69 182,204 28.41 ...

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Petroleum oils and o ...19,145,309.62
Gold in oth semi-man ...16,935,418.29
Other medicaments of ...15,868,107.80
Automobiles with rec ...15,749,147.19
Aircraft parts nes14,999,534.80
Gold in oth semi-man ...34,336,508.67
Petroleum oils and o ...20,710,665.47
Transmission apparat ...17,240,869.97
Automobiles with die ...16,974,505.09
Petroleum oils, etc, ...16,626,373.24

Tariff and Trade Barriers for United Kingdom


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 All14.30

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)2,622,434
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)40,530.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-36,834.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-1.40

Doing Business

2018 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank7
Trading Across Borders Rank28

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

CPIA Trade Ratings...

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score4.07
LPI Rank8