Ireland Trade at a Glance : Most Recent Values

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 129,315
No. Of products 3,646
No. Of partners 210
Imports (in US$ Mil) 76,997
No. Of products 4,334
No. Of partners 221

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.11
Index of export market penetration8.24
World Growth-4.43
Country Growth1.01

Service Indicators 2016

Service imports (BoP, current US$)191,837,377,220.00
Service exports (BoP, current US$)146,606,973,810.00
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)96.74
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)119.93

Ireland top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States33,408 25.83
United Kingdom16,541 12.79
Belgium16,249 12.57
Germany8,670 6.70
Switzerland6,989 5.40
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United Kingdom18,360 23.84
United States12,686 16.48
France9,625 12.50
Germany7,406 9.62
China4,565 5.93

Ireland Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials5,123 3.96 4,389 5.70 ...
Intermediate goods54,753 42.34 15,226 19.77 ...
Consumer goods39,590 30.62 26,736 34.72 ...
Capital goods28,767 22.25 28,541 37.07 ...

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Other medicaments of ...17,961,787.61
Mixtures of odorifer ...8,035,791.14
Monolithic integrate ...6,170,707.61
Compounds with pyrim ...6,046,852.01
Antisera and other b ...5,792,259.50
Aircraft nes of an u ...13,080,259.57
Other medicaments of ...2,455,711.28
Petroleum oils, etc, ...1,995,524.38
Antisera and other b ...1,739,544.66
Automobiles with die ...1,441,327.57

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Ireland


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 All12.40

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)294,054
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)52,560.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)68,203.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)23.19

Doing Business

2018 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank17
Trading Across Borders Rank47

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

CPIA Trade Ratings...

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score3.79
LPI Rank18