Ireland Trade at a Glance : Most Recent Values

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 138,072
No. Of products 3,654
No. Of partners 208
Imports (in US$ Mil) 88,828
No. Of products 4,356
No. Of partners 226

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.12
Index of export market penetration8.47
World Growth1.50
Country Growth0.99

Service Indicators 2017

Service imports (BoP, current US$)201,010,303,412.99
Service exports (BoP, current US$)180,867,079,473.68
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)87.88
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)120.01

Ireland top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States37,429 27.11
United Kingdom16,333 11.83
Belgium15,048 10.90
Germany11,374 8.24
Switzerland6,999 5.07
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United Kingdom19,593 22.06
United States18,287 20.59
France11,791 13.27
Germany7,730 8.70
China4,975 5.60

Ireland Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials5,729 4.15 5,097 5.74 ...
Intermediate goods60,706 43.97 17,828 20.07 ...
Consumer goods38,706 28.03 29,151 32.82 ...
Capital goods31,777 23.01 34,250 38.56 ...

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Other medicaments of ...15,337,918.13
Human and animal blo ...15,319,976.97
Mixtures of odorifer ...7,836,469.61
Compounds with pyrim ...6,613,696.55
Aircraft nes of an u ...6,438,924.20
Aircraft nes of an u ...18,227,394.33
Human and animal blo ...4,459,245.28
Petroleum oils, etc, ...2,629,898.97
Other medicaments of ...2,495,895.23
Parts and accessorie ...1,679,978.36

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)

2017 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)333,731
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)55,290.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)107,242.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)32.13

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