United Kingdom Trade

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TRADE SUMMARY FOR United Kingdom

2020

Overall Exports and Imports

Exports
Exports (in US$ Mil) 395,692
No. Of products 4,469
No. Of partners 229
Imports
Imports (in US$ Mil) 634,175
No. Of products 4,504
No. Of partners 226

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.05
Index of export market penetration33.39
World Growth-3.91
Country Growth-7.32

Service Indicators 2020

Service imports (BoP, current US$)204,823,611,490.15
Service exports (BoP, current US$)342,744,849,664.72
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)27.72
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)27.37

United Kingdom top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States55,608 14.05
Germany41,632 10.52
Ireland27,824 7.03
Netherlands25,321 6.40
France23,872 6.03
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China75,479 11.90
Germany74,403 11.73
United States58,222 9.18
Netherlands46,244 7.29
France30,102 4.75

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 materials30,289 7.65 48,709 7.68 0.40
Intermediate goods99,649 25.18 180,055 28.39 0.37
Consumer goods135,671 34.29 236,366 37.27 3.31
Capital goods113,215 28.61 158,287 24.96 0.65

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports
Gold in oth semi-man ...21,415,725.62
Petroleum oils and o ...16,096,917.23
Other medicaments of ...14,803,109.98
Aircraft parts nes9,708,207.00
Turbo-jets of a thru ...9,649,530.87
Imports
Gold in oth semi-man ...88,035,664.86
Transmission apparat ...17,774,610.13
Petroleum oils and o ...15,623,535.69
Other medicaments of ...12,448,266.54
Petroleum oils, etc, ...9,818,574.44

Tariff and Trade Barriers for United Kingdom

Tariffs 2020

No. Of Tariff Agreement ...
Simple Average (%) 1.88
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 222,972,253.18
Maximum Rate (%) 74.90
Weighted Average (%) 1.28
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 59.96

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI)

OTRI »
Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - MFN Tariff...
Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - Applied Tariff...

Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

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)

TTDB »
Temporary Trade Barriers in Effect - Simple Average...
Temporary Trade Barriers in Effect - Weighted Average...

World Development Indicators (WDI)

2020 WDI »
Population66,488,991
GDP (current US$ Mil)2,707,744
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)...
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-9,688.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-0.36

Doing Business

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

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

CPIA »
CPIA Trade Ratings...

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score4.07
LPI Rank8