United Kingdom Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 468,322
No. Of products 4,481
No. Of partners 228
Imports (in US$ Mil) 692,494
No. Of products 4,507
No. Of partners 228

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.05
Index of export market penetration32.66
World Growth-1.13
Country Growth-2.97

Service Indicators 2019

Service imports (BoP, current US$)271,398,360,280.93
Service exports (BoP, current US$)403,645,924,248.17
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)32.32
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)31.08

United Kingdom top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States73,529 15.70
Germany46,352 9.90
France31,362 6.70
Netherlands30,378 6.49
China30,154 6.44
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Germany85,679 12.37
United States67,079 9.69
China65,530 9.46
Netherlands53,928 7.79
France38,916 5.62

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 materials39,461 8.43 57,029 8.24 1.01
Intermediate goods105,442 22.51 173,817 25.10 0.57
Consumer goods165,438 35.33 261,866 37.81 3.96
Capital goods140,081 29.91 186,688 26.96 0.86

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Petroleum oils and o ...23,679,681.36
Gold in oth semi-man ...23,291,919.14
Aircraft parts nes14,710,530.00
Other medicaments of ...13,961,108.10
Turbo-jets of a thru ...12,983,896.75
Gold in oth semi-man ...70,715,585.94
Petroleum oils and o ...24,535,364.82
Petroleum oils, etc, ...19,797,230.94
Transmission apparat ...18,504,853.17
Other medicaments of ...11,893,708.71

Tariff and Trade Barriers for United Kingdom

Tariffs 2019

No. Of Tariff Agreement ...
Simple Average (%) 2.55
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 210,307,888.17
Maximum Rate (%) 3,000
Weighted Average (%) 1.72
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 55.50

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)

2019 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)2,830,814
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)42,130.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-35,063.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-1.24

Doing Business

2019 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank8
Trading Across Borders Rank33

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

CPIA Trade Ratings...

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score4.07
LPI Rank8