Belgium is the 11th largest export economy in the world. In 2016, Belgium exported $902B and imported $858B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $43.3B. In 2016 the GDP of Belgium was $466B and its GDP per capita was $46.4k.
The top exports of Belgium are Cars ($31.6B), Packaged Medicaments ($27B), Diamonds ($20.9B), Refined Petroleum ($20.4B) and Unspecified ($14.7B), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Cars ($31.5B), Packaged Medicaments ($23.5B), Diamonds ($22.7B), Refined Petroleum ($15.4B) and Human or Animal Blood ($11.5B).
The top export destinations of Belgium are Germany ($66.4B), France ($61.3B), the Netherlands ($44.7B), the United Kingdom ($35.4B) and the United States ($23B). The top import origins are the Netherlands ($45.9B), Germany ($45.8B), France ($33.2B), the United States ($32.1B) and Ireland ($16.2B).