Which countries does the UK import the most from?
Leading import markets for trade in goods in the United Kingdom in 2020, by share of imports
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Which are the top 5 countries the UK imports from?
Main points. The top five UK trading partners by total trade in goods, excluding unspecified goods in the first half (January to June) of 2020 were the United States (US), Germany, China, the Netherlands and France; they accounted for 46.0% of UK total trade in goods, excluding unspecified goods in this period.
Which countries does the UK import from?
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Who is the UK’s biggest exporter?
From Us to the World – the UK’s Top Five Exports
- Crude oil – £20.0bn. …
- Pharmaceutical products – £26.3bn. …
- Electrical machinery – £27.7bn. …
- Cars – £32.7bn. …
- Mechanical machinery – £48.5bn.
What is the UK’s biggest import?
Between June 2020 and June 2021, the United Kingdom imported over 157 billion British pounds worth of machinery and transport equipment goods, the most of any commodity in this year.
Who do the UK export to?
The United States was the leading country for exports from the United Kingdom, with 15.7 percent of all UK exports going to this market. Germany was the second largest export market for the UK in this year, followed by China, with these countries accounting for 9.9 percent and 6.9 percent of UK exports respectively.
How much does the UK rely on China?
China accounted for 4.4% of UK exports and 6.8% of all UK imports. China was the UK’s sixth largest export market and fourth largest source of imports.
What is the UK’s biggest food export?
Here are the top food and drink products exported by the UK in 2020, as reported by the fdf.
- Cheese – £653.6 million.
- Pork – £629.7 million.
- Salmon – £617.1 million.
- Gin – £573.5 million.
- Wine – £534.9 million.
- Breakfast Cereals – £526.9 million.
- Beef – £509 million.
- Soft Drinks – £471.2 million.
What does the UK export to China?
The Q1 2021 increase in exports to China was led by UK manufactured goods such as machinery and transport equipment achieving £1.8 billion (US$2.5 billion) in export value. Motor vehicles also performed well with exports of £1.05 billion (US$1.47 billion).
What food does UK import from China?
Other UK Food and Drink Import Facts
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How much does France export to UK?
France Exports to United Kingdom was US$30.99 Billion during 2020, according to the United Nations COMTRADE database on international trade.