Ireland

1.32

Econ Complexity 17th of 185
1980
2014

$142B

Exports 33rd of 220
1980
2014

$72.6B

Imports 43rd of 220
1980
2014

$49.4k

GDP Per Capita 13th of 185
1990
2014

Ireland is the 33rd largest export economy in the world and the 17th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2014, Ireland exported $142B and imported $72.6B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $69.7B. In 2014 the GDP of Ireland was $250B and its GDP per capita was $49.4k.

The top exports of Ireland are Packaged Medicaments ($22.8B), Nitrogen Heterocyclic Compounds ($19.1B), Human or Animal Blood ($9.6B), Scented Mixtures ($7.46B) and Orthopedic Appliances ($5.61B), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($4.29B), Packaged Medicaments ($3.48B), Computers ($2.67B), Cars ($2.31B) and Crude Petroleum ($2.13B).

The top export destinations of Ireland are the United States ($28.5B), the United Kingdom ($19.2B), Belgium-Luxembourg ($18.2B), Germany ($10.8B) and France ($7.98B). The top import origins are the United Kingdom ($24.3B), the United States ($7.45B), Germany ($6.35B), China ($4.15B) and the Netherlands ($4.14B).

Ireland borders the United Kingdom.

Economic Complexity of Ireland

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