List of the largest trading partners of the European Union

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  Top 10 (2010)
  Top 20 (2010)

According to the European Commission Directorate-General for Trade. The 10 largest trading partners of the European Union with their total trade (sum of imports and exports) in millions of euro for calendar year 2021 are as follows. In the table, a positive trade balance means that the EU exports more than it imports from the given country.[1]

With United Kingdom withdrawal from the European Union, United Kingdom enters the top ten partners of the EU-27. These figures do not include foreign direct investment or trade in services, but only trade in goods.

EU-27 trade after Brexit (2021 in billion euros)
Rank Country/district Exports Imports Total trade Trade balance
1  China 223.4 472.7 696.1 −249.3
2  United States 399.3 232.4 631.8 166.9
3  United Kingdom 283.6 146.9 430.5 136.6
4   Switzerland 156.4 123.6 280.1 32.8
5  Russia 89.2 162.3 251.6 −73
6  Turkey 79.2 77.9 157.2 1.2
7  Norway 56.5 74.6 131.1 −18.1
8  Japan 62.3 62.2 124.6 0
9  South Korea 51.8 55.4 107.2 −3.5
10  India 41.8 46.1 87.9 −4.3

See also

References

  1. ^ Top Trading Partners: Client and Supplier Countries of the EU28 in Merchandise Trade (value %) (2020, excluding intra-EU trade). Accessed 16 February 2021
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