Germany is the 3rd largest export economy in the world and the 3rd most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2014, Germany exported $1.41T and imported $1.13T, resulting in a positive trade balance of $271B. In 2014 the GDP of Germany was $3.87T and its GDP per capita was $46.4k.
The top exports of Germany are Cars ($163B), Vehicle Parts ($63.2B), Packaged Medicaments ($52B), Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft ($31.8B) and Human or Animal Blood ($20.8B), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Crude Petroleum ($53.3B), Cars ($47.3B), Vehicle Parts ($38.2B), Refined Petroleum ($31.1B) and Computers ($27.7B).
The top export destinations of Germany are the United States ($121B), France ($119B), the United Kingdom ($100B), China ($96.7B) and the Netherlands ($85B). The top import origins are the Netherlands ($113B), China ($101B), France ($85.4B), the United States ($61.6B) and Italy ($61.3B).