Ireland Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 167,018
No. Of products 3,688
No. Of partners 216
Imports (in US$ Mil) 106,931
No. Of products 4,362
No. Of partners 223

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.12
Index of export market penetration9.27
World Growth3.50
Country Growth7.31

Service Indicators 2018

Service imports (BoP, current US$)218,621,882,020.00
Service exports (BoP, current US$)212,208,153,770.00
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)89.19
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)122.33

Ireland top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States46,393 27.78
Belgium21,827 13.07
United Kingdom19,090 11.43
Germany12,514 7.49
Netherlands9,047 5.42
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United Kingdom23,448 21.93
United States18,681 17.47
France13,469 12.60
Germany12,530 11.72
China6,218 5.81

Ireland Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials5,936 3.55 6,025 5.63 ...
Intermediate goods82,747 49.54 17,674 16.53 ...
Consumer goods44,793 26.82 37,008 34.61 ...
Capital goods32,266 19.32 43,636 40.81 ...

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Human and animal blo ...24,756,848.79
Other medicaments of ...19,514,246.74
Compounds with pyrim ...8,685,282.74
Mixtures of odorifer ...8,574,418.31
Lactams (excl. epsil ...7,633,206.93
Aircraft nes of an u ...23,817,685.83
Other medicaments wi ...6,330,128.51
Petroleum oils, etc, ...3,460,217.07
Human and animal blo ...2,896,832.46
Parts and accessorie ...2,659,621.14

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)

2018 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)382,487
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)61,390.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)126,761.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)33.14

Doing Business

2019 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank24
Trading Across Borders Rank52

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

CPIA Trade Ratings...

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score3.79
LPI Rank18