Ireland

1.32

Econ Complexity 15th of 184
1980
2015

$154B

Exports 27th of 221
1980
2015

$74.7B

Imports 39th of 221
1980
2015

$68.5k

GDP Per Capita 8th of 184
1990
2015

Ireland is the 27th largest export economy in the world and the 15th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2015, Ireland exported $154B and imported $74.7B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $80B. In 2015 the GDP of Ireland was $283B and its GDP per capita was $68.5k.

The top exports of Ireland are Packaged Medicaments ($31B), Nitrogen Heterocyclic Compounds ($21.2B), Human or Animal Blood ($14.2B), Scented Mixtures ($8.22B) and Orthopedic Appliances ($5.77B), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft ($9.1B), Packaged Medicaments ($3.67B), Computers ($2.93B), Cars ($2.57B) and Refined Petroleum ($2.31B).

The top export destinations of Ireland are the United States ($34.3B), Belgium-Luxembourg ($19.5B), the United Kingdom ($18.9B), Germany ($11.5B) and Switzerland ($7.41B). The top import origins are the United Kingdom ($21.1B), the United States ($12B), Germany ($6.37B), France ($6.2B) and China ($4.4B).

Ireland borders the United Kingdom.

Economic Complexity of Ireland

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