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Leading trading markets of the United Kingdom in 2019

Almost half of the United Kingdom's exports went to countries in the European Single Market in 2019. The single-market was also the largest import market for the United Kingdom with over half of imports coming from there. In terms of single countries the United States was the largest export market for the UK, with 15.7 percent of UK exports going to the US market.

Leading trading markets of the United Kingdom (UK) in 2019, by share of exports and imports

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Release date

April 2020


United Kingdom

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Supplementary notes

This statistic was calculated by combing the UK's top 50 trading markets into the following groupings:

European Single Market
Germany, Netherlands, France, Ireland, Belgium, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, Sweden, Poland, Norway, Denmark, Czechia, Austria, Portugal, Finland, Hungary, Romania, Slovakia, Greece, Malta.

United States
United States and Puerto Rico

India, Canada, Singapore, Australia, South Africa, Nigeria, Malaysia, New Zealand, Bangladesh, Pakistan

China, Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea, Thailand, Taiwan, Indonesia, Vietnam, Cambodia

United Arab Emirates, Turkey, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Israel

Latin America
Mexico, Brazil, Chile

Russian Federation

Algeria, Egypt, Morocco

Non-ESM Europe
North Macedonia

* Data for the smallest UK export or import markets which cover 2.8 percent of imports and 3.4 percent of exports are not included.

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