Top French Exports to the World
France shipped US$568.4 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018, up by 0.3% since 2014 and up by 8.6% from 2017 to 2018.
Top 10 French Exports to Germany

France's exports to Germany amounted to
$83.3 billion or 14.7% of its overall exports.

  1. Vehicles: $11.4 billion
  2. Machinery: $11.3 billion
  3. Electronic equipment: $9 billion
  4. Aircraft, spacecraft: $7.6 billion
  5. Plastics: $4.2 billion
  6. Iron and steel: $3.9 billion
  7. Pharmaceuticals: $2.9 billion
  8. Perfumes, cosmetics: $2.4 billion
  9. Medical, technical equipment: $2.2 billion
10. Other chemical goods: $1.8 billion
Top 10 French Exports to the US

France's exports to America amounted to
$45.3 billion or 8% of its overall exports.

  1. Machinery: $9 billion
  2. Aircraft, spacecraft: $4.9 billion
  3. Pharmaceuticals: $4.6 billion
  4. Beverages: $4.1 billion
  5. Ships, boats: $2.6 billion
  6. Electronic equipment: $2.5 billion
  7. Medical, technical equipment: $2 billion
  8. Perfumes, cosmetics: $2 billion
  9. Leather, animal gut articles: $1.1 billion
10. Organic chemicals: $1 billion
Top 10 French Exports to Spain

France's exports to Spain amounted to
$44.3 billion or 7.8% of its overall exports.

  1. Vehicles: $7.1 billion
  2. Machinery: $4.7 billion
  3. Electronic equipment: $3 billion
  4. Mineral fuels including oil: $2.4 billion
  5. Iron and steel: $2.1 billion
  6. Aircraft, spacecraft: $1.9 billion
  7. Plastics: $1.9 billion
  8. Perfumes, cosmetics: $1.4 billion
  9. Pharmaceuticals: $1.2 billion
10. Medical, technical equipment: $1.1 billion
Top 10 French Exports to Italy

France's exports to Italy amounted to
$42.8 billion or 7.5% of its overall exports.

  1. Vehicles: $5.2 billion
  2. Machinery: $3.4 billion
  3. Pharmaceuticals: $2.9 billion
  4. Electronic equipment: $2.5 billion
  5. Plastics: $2.5 billion
  6. Mineral fuels including oil: $2.1 billion
  7. Iron and steel: $1.9 billion
  8. Perfumes, cosmetics: $1.4 billion
  9. Live animals: $1.3 billion
10. Other chemical goods: $1.1 billion
Top 10 French Exports to Belgium

France's exports to Belgium amounted to
$40.4 billion or 7.1% of its overall exports.

  1. Vehicles: $6.7 billion
  2. Machinery: $3 billion
  3. Pharmaceuticals: $2.9 billion
  4. Mineral fuels including oil: $2.6 billion
  5. Iron and steel: $2.3 billion
  6. Plastics: $1.8 billion
  7. Electronic equipment: $1.7 billion
  8. Beverages: $1.3 billion
  9. Cereals: $1.1 billion
10. Other chemical goods: $1 billion
Top 10 French Exports to the UK

France's exports to United Kingdom amounted to
$38.6 billion or 6.8% of its overall exports.

  1. Vehicles: $4.7 billion
  2. Machinery: $4.2 billion
  3. Electronic equipment: $2.4 billion
  4. Beverages: $2.1 billion
  5. Mineral fuels including oil: $2 billion
  6. Pharmaceuticals: $1.8 billion
  7. Plastics: $1.6 billion
  8. Aircraft, spacecraft: $1.5 billion
  9. Perfumes, cosmetics: $1.4 billion
10. Gems, precious metals: $1.2 billion
Top 10 French Exports to China

France's exports to China amounted to
$24.5 billion or 4.3% of its overall exports.

  1. Aircraft, spacecraft: $8.3 billion
  2. Machinery: $3.7 billion
  3. Electronic equipment: $1.4 billion
  4. Beverages: $1.3 billion
  5. Pharmaceuticals: $1.2 billion
  6. Perfumes, cosmetics: $987.2 million
  7. Medical, technical equipment: $845 million
  8. Plastics: $536.5 million
  9. Vehicles: $511 million
10. Organic chemicals: $497.3 million
Top 10 French Exports to Netherlands

France's exports to Netherlands amounted to
$20.9 billion or 3.7% of its overall exports.

  1. Machinery: $2 billion
  2. Electronic equipment: $1.9 billion
  3. Mineral fuels including oil: $1.8 billion
  4. Vehicles: $1.4 billion
  5. Medical, technical equipment: $1.2 billion
  6. Plastics: $1 billion
  7. Cereals: $928.8 million
  8. Pharmaceuticals: $779.8 million
  9. Organic chemicals: $719.5 million
10. Other chemical goods: $713.4 million
Top 10 French Exports to Switzerland

France's exports to Switzerland amounted to
$18.9 billion or 3.3% of its overall exports.

  1. Gems, precious metals: $3.4 billion
  2. Pharmaceuticals: $1.7 billion
  3. Machinery: $1.5 billion
  4. Mineral fuels including oil: $1.1 billion
  5. Vehicles: $1 billion
  6. Clocks, watches: $862.9 million
  7. Electronic equipment: $609.3 million
  8. Beverages: $588.2 million
  9. Plastics: $540.6 million
10. Medical, technical equipment: $479.4 million
Top 10 French Exports to Poland

France's exports to Poland amounted to
$11.7 billion or 2.1% of its overall exports.

  1. Vehicles: $2 billion
  2. Machinery: $1.5 billion
  3. Electronic equipment: $1.1 billion
  4. Plastics: $951.7 million
  5. Pharmaceuticals: $514.5 million
  6. Iron and steel: $442.6 million
  7. Perfumes, cosmetics: $394.6 million
  8. Other chemical goods: $367 million
  9. Medical, technical equipment: $342.4 million
10. Rubber: $333 million
Top 10 French Exports to Singapore

France's exports to Singapore amounted to
$9.7 billion or 1.7% of its overall exports.

  1. Aircraft, spacecraft: $2.7 billion
  2. Perfumes, cosmetics: $1.3 billion
  3. Leather, animal gut articles: $1.1 billion
  4. Beverages: $1.1 billion
  5. Electronic equipment: $930.9 million
  6. Machinery: $497.2 million
  7. Pharmaceuticals: $448.5 million
  8. Other chemical goods: $246.1 million
  9. Medical, technical equipment: $185.4 million
10. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $134.7 million
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Data source: Trade Map, International Trade Centre, www.intracen.org/marketanalysis