Top German Exports to the World
Fifth-richest country Germany shipped US$1.339 trillion worth of goods around the globe in 2016, down by -5% since 2012 but up by 0.8% from 2015 to 2016.
Top 10 German Exports to the US

Germany's exports to America amounted to
$118.8 billion or 8.9% of its overall exports.

  1. Vehicles: $31.8 billion
  2. Machinery: $23.4 billion
  3. Pharmaceuticals: $13.7 billion
  4. Electronic equipment: $10.3 billion
  5. Medical, technical equipment: $9 billion
  6. Aircraft, spacecraft: $4.6 billion
  7. Plastics: $3 billion
  8. Organic chemicals: $2.4 billion
  9. Iron or steel products: $1.6 billion
10. Other chemical goods: $1.5 billion
Top 10 German Exports to France

Germany's exports to France amounted to
$112.2 billion or 8.4% of its overall exports.

  1. Vehicles: $17.5 billion
  2. Machinery: $16.3 billion
  3. Aircraft, spacecraft: $15.3 billion
  4. Electronic equipment: $8.8 billion
  5. Plastics: $5.5 billion
  6. Medical, technical equipment: $4 billion
  7. Pharmaceuticals: $3.8 billion
  8. Iron or steel products: $2.4 billion
  9. Iron and steel: $2.2 billion
10. Paper: $2.2 billion
Top 10 German Exports to the UK

Germany's exports to United Kingdom amounted to
$95.1 billion or 7.1% of its overall exports.

  1. Vehicles: $30.3 billion
  2. Machinery: $12.7 billion
  3. Electronic equipment: $7 billion
  4. Pharmaceuticals: $7 billion
  5. Plastics: $3.7 billion
  6. Medical, technical equipment: $3.2 billion
  7. Aircraft, spacecraft: $2.1 billion
  8. Gems, precious metals: $2.1 billion
  9. Aluminum: $1.8 billion
10. Iron or steel products: $1.6 billion
Top 10 German Exports to China

Germany's exports to China amounted to
$85.3 billion or 6.4% of its overall exports.

  1. Vehicles: $23.2 billion
  2. Machinery: $17.3 billion
  3. Electronic equipment: $12.6 billion
  4. Medical, technical equipment: $6.8 billion
  5. Aircraft, spacecraft: $4.8 billion
  6. Pharmaceuticals: $2.6 billion
  7. Plastics: $2.5 billion
  8. Iron or steel products: $1.6 billion
  9. Organic chemicals: $1.1 billion
10. Meat: $982.9 million
Top 10 German Exports to the Netherlands

Germany's exports to Netherlands amounted to
$83.6 billion or 6.2% of its overall exports.

  1. Machinery: $9.8 billion
  2. Pharmaceuticals: $9.1 billion
  3. Vehicles: $7.6 billion
  4. Electronic equipment: $6.9 billion
  5. Plastics: $4.3 billion
  6. Medical, technical equipment: $3.9 billion
  7. Mineral fuels including oil: $3.1 billion
  8. Organic chemicals: $2.6 billion
  9. Iron and steel: $2.2 billion
10. Iron or steel products: $2.1 billion
Top 10 German Exports to Italy

Germany's exports to Italy amounted to
$67.9 billion or 5.1% of its overall exports.

  1. Vehicles: $13 billion
  2. Machinery: $10.3 billion
  3. Electronic equipment: $6.6 billion
  4. Plastics: $4.7 billion
  5. Medical, technical equipment: $3.2 billion
  6. Pharmaceuticals: $3.1 billion
  7. Iron and steel: $1.9 billion
  8. Organic chemicals: $1.6 billion
  9. Dairy, eggs, honey: $1.4 billion
10. Other chemical goods: $1.3 billion
Top 10 German Exports to Austria

Germany's exports to Austria amounted to
$65.5 billion or 4.9% of its overall exports.

  1. Machinery: $10.4 billion
  2. Vehicles: $8.1 billion
  3. Electronic equipment: $6.2 billion
  4. Mineral fuels including oil: $3.4 billion
  5. Plastics: $3.3 billion
  6. Pharmaceuticals: $2.1 billion
  7. Iron or steel products: $2 billion
  8. Medical, technical equipment: $1.8 billion
  9. Furniture, lighting, signs: $1.7 billion
10. Aluminum: $1.5 billion
Top 10 German Exports to Poland

Germany's exports to Poland amounted to
$60.6 billion or 4.5% of its overall exports.

  1. Machinery: $9.3 billion
  2. Vehicles: $7.3 billion
  3. Electronic equipment: $6.9 billion
  4. Plastics: $4.6 billion
  5. Mineral fuels including oil: $2.1 billion
  6. Paper: $1.8 billion
  7. Iron and steel: $1.7 billion
  8. Iron or steel products: $1.7 billion
  9. Medical, technical equipment: $1.7 billion
10. Other chemical goods: $1.6 billion
Top 10 German Exports to Switzerland

Germany's exports to Switzerland amounted to
$56 billion or 4.2% of its overall exports.

  1. Pharmaceuticals: $6.8 billion
  2. Machinery: $6.6 billion
  3. Vehicles: $5.9 billion
  4. Electronic equipment: $4.3 billion
  5. Mineral fuels including oil: $3 billion
  6. Gems, precious metals: $2.6 billion
  7. Plastics: $2.5 billion
  8. Medical, technical equipment: $2.3 billion
  9. Live trees and plants: $1.8 billion
10. Furniture, lighting, signs: $1.8 billion
Top 10 German Exports to Belgium

Germany's exports to Belgium amounted to
$46.1 billion or 3.4% of its overall exports.

  1. Vehicles: $8.2 billion
  2. Machinery: $5.8 billion
  3. Plastics: $3.1 billion
  4. Electronic equipment: $2.9 billion
  5. Organic chemicals: $2.5 billion
  6. Pharmaceuticals: $2.5 billion
  7. Iron and steel: $1.6 billion
  8. Medical, technical equipment: $1.4 billion
  9. Paper: $1.2 billion
10. Other chemical goods: $1 billion
Top 10 German Exports to Spain

Germany's exports to Spain amounted to
$45 billion or 3.4% of its overall exports.

  1. Vehicles: $10.2 billion
  2. Machinery: $8.1 billion
  3. Electronic equipment: $4.5 billion
  4. Plastics: $2.3 billion
  5. Pharmaceuticals: $2 billion
  6. Medical, technical equipment: $1.9 billion
  7. Organic chemicals: $1 billion
  8. Other chemical goods: $900.8 million
  9. Aircraft, spacecraft: $828.5 million
10. Iron and steel: $815.2 million
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Data source: Trade Map, International Trade Centre, www.intracen.org/marketanalysis