France is the 6th largest export economy in the world and the 14th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2017, France exported $516B and imported $595B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $78.6B. In 2017 the GDP of France was $2.58T and its GDP per capita was $42.9k.
The top exports of France are Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft ($48.8B), Packaged Medicaments ($24.6B), Cars ($24.1B), Vehicle Parts ($18.4B) and Wine ($10.7B), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Cars ($35.1B), Crude Petroleum ($20.6B), Refined Petroleum ($16.7B), Aircraft Parts ($15.9B) and Petroleum Gas ($15.3B).
The top export destinations of France are Germany ($69.1B), Belgium-Luxembourg ($39.7B), Italy ($39.7B), Spain ($37.6B) and the United States ($36B). The top import origins are Germany ($103B), China ($52.9B), Italy ($48B), Belgium-Luxembourg ($44.6B) and Spain ($40.5B).