The United Kingdom is the 10th largest export economy in the world. In 2016, the United Kingdom exported $374B and imported $609B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $235B. In 2016 the GDP of the United Kingdom was $2.65T and its GDP per capita was $42.7k.
The top exports of the United Kingdom are Cars ($44.1B), Packaged Medicaments ($19.5B), Gold ($14.9B), Gas Turbines ($13.1B) and Crude Petroleum ($12.6B), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Gold ($50B), Cars ($47.5B), Packaged Medicaments ($19B), Vehicle Parts ($15.5B) and Refined Petroleum ($14.6B).
The top export destinations of the United Kingdom are the United States ($52B), Germany ($35.5B), the Netherlands ($22.5B), France ($22.4B) and Switzerland ($19B). The top import origins are Germany ($88.4B), China ($59.8B), the United States ($46B), the Netherlands ($44.3B) and France ($35.3B).