The United Kingdom is the 10th largest export economy in the world. In 2016, the United Kingdom exported $404B and imported $625B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $220B. In 2016 the GDP of the United Kingdom was $2.62T and its GDP per capita was $42.6k.
The top exports of the United Kingdom are Cars ($40.6B), Packaged Medicaments ($21.6B), Gas Turbines ($19.3B), Gold ($15.6B) and Aircraft Parts ($15B), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Gold ($57.9B), Cars ($45.6B), Packaged Medicaments ($18.8B), Gas Turbines ($17.4B) and Vehicle Parts ($15.6B).
The top export destinations of the United Kingdom are the United States ($61.6B), Germany ($43.8B), France ($26.5B), the Netherlands ($25.5B) and Ireland ($22.9B). The top import origins are Germany ($94.1B), China ($55.7B), the United States ($55.3B), the Netherlands ($40B) and Belgium ($35.4B).