Top French Exports to the World
France shipped US$488.8 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016, down by -12.5% since 2012 and down by -1.1% from 2015 to 2016.
Top 10 French Exports to Germany

France's exports to Germany amounted to
$78.9 billion or 16.1% of its overall exports.

  1. Aircraft, spacecraft: $15.6 billion
  2. Vehicles: $9.1 billion
  3. Machinery: $8.6 billion
  4. Electronic equipment: $7.5 billion
  5. Plastics: $3.5 billion
  6. Pharmaceuticals: $3.1 billion
  7. Iron and steel: $2.7 billion
  8. Medical, technical equipment: $2.1 billion
  9. Perfumes, cosmetics: $2 billion
10. Other chemical goods: $1.6 billion
Top 10 French Exports to Spain

France's exports to Spain amounted to
$36.6 billion or 7.5% of its overall exports.

  1. Vehicles: $5.7 billion
  2. Machinery: $4.4 billion
  3. Electronic equipment: $2.6 billion
  4. Aircraft, spacecraft: $1.6 billion
  5. Plastics: $1.6 billion
  6. Iron and steel: $1.4 billion
  7. Mineral fuels including oil: $1.2 billion
  8. Medical, technical equipment: $1.1 billion
  9. Perfumes, cosmetics: $1.1 billion
10. Pharmaceuticals: $957.5 million
Top 10 French Exports to the US

France's exports to America amounted to
$36.1 billion or 7.4% of its overall exports.

  1. Machinery: $7.1 billion
  2. Aircraft, spacecraft: $4.5 billion
  3. Beverages: $3.4 billion
  4. Pharmaceuticals: $3 billion
  5. Electronic equipment: $2.1 billion
  6. Medical, technical equipment: $1.8 billion
  7. Ships, boats: $1.5 billion
  8. Perfumes, cosmetics: $1.5 billion
  9. Leather, animal gut articles: $905.3 million
10. Organic chemicals: $745.2 million
Top 10 French Exports to Italy

France's exports to Italy amounted to
$35.7 billion or 7.3% of its overall exports.

  1. Vehicles: $4.5 billion
  2. Machinery: $2.9 billion
  3. Electronic equipment: $2.3 billion
  4. Plastics: $2.3 billion
  5. Pharmaceuticals: $2 billion
  6. Iron and steel: $1.4 billion
  7. Live animals: $1.1 billion
  8. Perfumes, cosmetics: $1.1 billion
  9. Gems, precious metals: $1 billion
10. Mineral fuels including oil: $1 billion
Top 10 French Exports to the UK

France's exports to the United Kingdom amounted 
to $34.8 billion or 7.1% of its overall exports.

  1. Vehicles: $4.1 billion
  2. Machinery: $3.6 billion
  3. Electronic equipment: $2.3 billion
  4. Aircraft, spacecraft: $1.9 billion
  5. Pharmaceuticals: $1.9 billion
  6. Beverages: $1.8 billion
  7. Plastics: $1.5 billion
  8. Mineral fuels including oil: $1.3 billion
  9. Gems, precious metals: $1.2 billion
10. Perfumes, cosmetics: $1.2 
Top 10 French Exports to Belgium

France's exports to Belgium amounted to
$33.2 billion or 6.8% of its overall exports.

  1. Vehicles: $5.1 billion
  2. Machinery: $2.9 billion
  3. Pharmaceuticals: $2.7 billion
  4. Plastics: $1.6 billion
  5. Iron and steel: $1.5 billion
  6. Electronic equipment: $1.3 billion
  7. Mineral fuels including oil: $1.3 billion
  8. Beverages: $1.2 billion
  9. Dairy, eggs, honey: $779.4 million
10. Other chemical goods: $774.8 million
Top 10 French Exports to Netherlands

France's exports to Netherlands amounted to
$17.7 billion or 3.6% of its overall exports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $1.9 billion
  2. Machinery: $1.7 billion
  3. Mineral fuels including oil: $1.3 billion
  4. Medical, technical equipment: $1.2 billion
  5. Vehicles: $871 million
  6. Plastics: $794.7 million
  7. Cereal, milk preparations: $673.6 million
  8. Pharmaceuticals: $657.4 million
  9. Beverages: $634 million
10. Organic chemicals: $626.7 million
Top 10 French Exports to China

France's exports to China amounted to
$17.7 billion or 3.6% of its overall exports.

  1. Aircraft, spacecraft: $3.9 billion
  2. Machinery: $3.3 billion
  3. Electronic equipment: $1.4 billion
  4. Beverages: $1.2 billion
  5. Pharmaceuticals: $907.9 million
  6. Medical, technical equipment: $699.5 million
  7. Perfumes, cosmetics: $576.3 million
  8. Vehicles: $575.4 million
  9. Plastics: $510.9 million
10. Organic chemicals: $403.1 million
Top 10 French Exports to Switzerland

France's exports to Switzerland amounted to
$16.9 billion or 3.5% of its overall exports.

  1. Gems, precious metals: $2.8 billion
  2. Machinery: $1.2 billion
  3. Pharmaceuticals: $1.1 billion
  4. Collector items, art, antiques: $1.1 billion
  5. Aircraft, spacecraft: $888.5 million
  6. Mineral fuels including oil: $789.8 million
  7. Vehicles: $770.7 million
  8. Cereals: $677.1 million
  9. Electronic equipment: $593.9 million
10. Plastics: $498.4 million
Top 10 French Exports to Poland

France's exports to Poland amounted to
$9.1 billion or 1.9% of its overall exports.

  1. Vehicles: $1.4 billion
  2. Machinery: $1.1 billion
  3. Electronic equipment: $862.5 million
  4. Plastics: $779.8 million
  5. Pharmaceuticals: $533 million
  6. Other chemical goods: $329.8 million
  7. Perfumes, cosmetics: $325.7 million
  8. Iron and steel: $308.1 million
  9. Rubber: $300.9 million
10. Medical, technical equipment: $276.1 million
Top 10 French Exports to Turkey

France's exports to Turkey amounted to
$7.7 billion or 1.6% of its overall exports.

  1. Aircraft, spacecraft: $1.5 billion
  2. Vehicles: $1.1 billion
  3. Machinery: $1.1 billion
  4. Electronic equipment: $554.1 million
  5. Plastics: $509.2 million
  6. Iron and steel: $468.7 million
  7. Pharmaceuticals: $404.4 million
  8. Other chemical goods: $218.7 million
  9. Medical, technical equipment: $205.9 million
10. Perfumes, cosmetics: $174.1 million
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Data source: Trade Map, International Trade Centre, www.intracen.org/marketanalysis