France

1.21

Econ Complexity 18th of 184
1980
2015

$506B

Exports 6th of 221
1980
2015

$557B

Imports 7th of 221
1980
2015

$41k

GDP Per Capita 26th of 184
1990
2015

France is the 6th largest export economy in the world and the 18th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2015, France exported $506B and imported $557B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $51.4B. In 2015 the GDP of France was $2.42T and its GDP per capita was $41k.

The top exports of France are Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft ($51B), Packaged Medicaments ($24.3B), Cars ($21.2B), Vehicle Parts ($17.8B) and Gas Turbines ($12.6B), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Cars ($29.6B), Crude Petroleum ($19.9B), Petroleum Gas ($18.6B), Refined Petroleum ($17.4B) and Aircraft Parts ($14.8B).

The top export destinations of France are Germany ($72.3B), the United States ($39.1B), the United Kingdom ($37.6B), Belgium-Luxembourg ($36.8B) and Italy ($35.5B). The top import origins are Germany ($101B), China ($48.9B), Belgium-Luxembourg ($43.8B), Italy ($43.1B) and the United States ($38.1B).

France borders Andorra, Belgium, Switzerland, Germany, Spain, Italy and Luxembourg by land and the United Kingdom by sea.

Economic Complexity of France

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