United Kingdom Trade at a Glance : Most Recent Values

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 411,463
No. Of products 4,501
No. Of partners 230
Imports (in US$ Mil) 636,368
No. Of products 4,539
No. Of partners 226

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.05
Index of export market penetration29.70
World Growth-4.43
Country Growth-6.90

Service Indicators 2016

Service imports (BoP, current US$)201,610,197,450.00
Service exports (BoP, current US$)332,571,868,740.00
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)29.99
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)28.09

United Kingdom top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States61,569 14.96
Germany43,797 10.64
France26,462 6.43
Netherlands25,485 6.19
Ireland22,901 5.57
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Germany88,077 13.84
China59,576 9.36
United States57,103 8.97
Netherlands47,382 7.45
France35,950 5.65

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 materials27,753 6.74 44,405 6.98 ...
Intermediate goods89,335 21.71 150,025 23.58 ...
Consumer goods160,956 39.12 252,001 39.60 ...
Capital goods121,364 29.50 179,196 28.16 ...

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Other medicaments of ...17,471,128.11
Gold in oth semi-man ...15,545,174.11
Automobiles with rec ...14,435,779.33
Aircraft parts nes13,680,977.68
Petroleum oils and o ...13,187,270.96
Gold in oth semi-man ...57,837,056.73
Automobiles with die ...19,526,095.82
Other medicaments of ...16,210,320.33
Petroleum oils, etc, ...14,432,301.37
Petroleum oils and o ...14,305,638.46

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)

2016 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)2,618,886
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)42,390.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-49,718.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-1.90

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