Top Iceland Exports to the World
Iceland shipped US$5.6 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018, up by 10.2% since 2014 and up by 14% from 2017 to 2018.
Top 10 Icelandic Exports to Netherlands

Iceland's exports to Netherlands amounted to
$1.7 billion or 30.3% of its overall exports.

  1. Aluminum: $1.4 billion
  2. Fish: $98.7 million
  3. Iron and steel: $75.8 million
  4. Medical, technical equipment: $39.4 million
  5. Electronic equipment: $17.1 million
  6. Machinery: $11.7 million
  7. Organic chemicals: $8 million
  8. Dairy, eggs, honey: $6.3 million
  9. Meat, seafood preparations: $5.4 million
10. Plastics: $3.7 million
Top 10 Icelandic Exports to Spain

Iceland's exports to Spain amounted to
$461.8 million or 8.3% of its overall exports.

  1. Aluminum: $218.1 million
  2. Fish: $216 million
  3. Iron and steel: $16 million
  4. Meat: $3.4 million
  5. Machinery: $2.8 million
  6. Meat, seafood preparations: $1.1 million
  7. Electronic equipment: $749,000
  8. Medical, technical equipment: $599,000
  9. Organic chemicals: $431,000
10. Inorganic chemicals: $334,000
Top 10 Icelandic Exports to the US

Iceland's exports to America amounted to
$382.6 million or 6.9% of its overall exports.

  1. Fish: $204.5 million
  2. Medical, technical equipment: $60.9 million
  3. Iron and steel: $16.2 million
  4. Beverages: $15.4 million
  5. Machinery: $12.1 million
  6. Animal/vegetable fats and oils: $11 million
  7. Mineral fuels including oil: $5.4 million
  8. Aluminum: $4.4 million
  9. Meat, seafood preparations: $3.4 million
10. Oil seed: $3.2 million
Top 10 Icelandic Exports to France

Iceland's exports to France amounted to
$356.2 million or 6.4% of its overall exports.

  1. Fish: $252.3 million
  2. Aluminum: $81.9 million
  3. Meat, seafood preparations: $9.2 million
  4. Animal/vegetable fats and oils: $2.6 million
  5. Food waste, animal fodder: $2 million
  6. Mineral fuels including oil: $1.6 million
  7. Ships, boats: $1.2 million
  8. Machinery: $1.1 million
  9. Medical, technical equipment: $790,000
10. Oil seed: $720,000
Top 10 Icelandic Exports to Germany

Iceland's exports to Germany amounted to
$334.6 million or 6% of its overall exports.

  1. Aluminum: $143.5 million
  2. Fish: $115.4 million
  3. Iron and steel: $28.9 million
  4. Food waste, animal fodder: $12.7 million
  5. Animal/vegetable fats and oils: $4.6 million
  6. Mineral fuels including oil: $4.6 million
  7. Machinery: $3.6 million
  8. Live animals: $2.1 million
  9. Plastics: $1.7 million
10. Perfumes, cosmetics: $1.6 million
Top 10 Icelandic Exports to Norway

Iceland's exports to Norway amounted to
$302.9 million or 5.4% of its overall exports.

  1. Food waste, animal fodder: $148.2 million
  2. Animal/vegetable fats and oils: $47.2 million
  3. Machinery: $33.3 million
  4. Electronic equipment: $22 million
  5. Fish: $19.4 million
  6. Oil seed: $5.2 million
  7. Plastics: $4.7 million
  8. Ships, boats: $3.5 million
  9. Mineral fuels including oil: $3.2 million
10. Medical, technical equipment: $2.5 million
Top 10 Icelandic Exports to China

Iceland's exports to China amounted to
$144.3 million or 2.6% of its overall exports.

  1. Fish: $110.1 million
  2. Aluminum: $23 million
  3. Animal/vegetable fats and oils: $5.2 million
  4. Perfumes, cosmetics: $2 million
  5. Machinery: $1.2 million
  6. Other animal-origin products: $1.1 million
  7. Electronic equipment: $470,000
  8. Rubber: $207,000
  9. Meat, seafood preparations: $195,000
10. Medical, technical equipment: $184,000
Top 10 Icelandic Exports to Denmark

Iceland's exports to Denmark amounted to
$127.6 million or 2.3% of its overall exports.

  1. Fish: $26 million
  2. Meat, seafood preparations: $25.5 million
  3. Food waste, animal fodder: $16.5 million
  4. Aluminum: $8.9 million
  5. Other animal-origin products: $8.5 million
  6. Machinery: $6.8 million
  7. Animal/vegetable fats and oils: $5.8 million
  8. Mineral fuels including oil: $5.4 million
  9. Furskins and artificial fur: $4.4 million
10. Plastics: $3 million
Top Icelandic Exports to Canada

Iceland's exports to Canada amounted to
$114.8 million or 2.1% of its overall exports.

  1. Aluminum: $71.8 million
  2. Fish: $27 million
  3. Food waste, animal fodder: $2.8 million
  4. Machinery: $2.3 million
  5. Iron and steel: $1.2 million
  6. Meat, seafood preparations: $1.2 million
  7. Mineral fuels including oil: $1 million
  8. Other animal-origin products: $956,000
  9. Felt, yarn, twine, cordage: $872,000
10. Animal/vegetable fats and oils: $829,000
Top 10 Icelandic Exports to Japan

Iceland's exports to Japan amounted to
$114.1 million or 2% of its overall exports.

  1. Fish: $73.3 million
  2. Iron and steel: $25.8 million
  3. Meat: $9.8 million
  4. Other animal-origin products: $2.2 million
  5. Inorganic chemicals: $921,000
  6. Medical, technical equipment: $568,000
  7. Aluminum: $503,000
  8. Perfumes, cosmetics: $278,000
  9. Animal/vegetable fats and oils: $184,000
10. Food waste, animal fodder: $169,000
Fastest-Growing Iceland Exports 2018
Data source: Trade Map, International Trade Centre, www.intracen.org/marketanalysis

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Top 10 Icelandic Exports to the UK

Iceland's exports to United Kingdom amounted to
$548.9 million or 9.9% of its overall exports.

  1. Fish: $252.9 million
  2. Aluminum: $132.1 million
  3. Meat, seafood preparations: $64.4 million
  4. Mineral fuels including oil: $27.6 million
  5. Food waste, animal fodder: $23.5 million
  6. Animal/vegetable fats and oils: $12.2 million
  7. Meat: $5.1 million
  8. Iron and steel: $4.6 million
  9. Machinery: $4.3 million
10. Plastics: $2.1 million