Top Denmark Imports from the World
In 2017, Denmark bought US$92.9 billion worth of imported products down by -4.4% since 2013 but up by 9.2% from 2016 to 2017.
Top 10 Danish Imports from Germany

Germany's exports to Denmark amounted to
$19.7 billion or 21.2% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $3.1 billion
  2. Vehicles: $3 billion
  3. Electronic equipment: $1.8 billion
  4. Plastics: $1 billion
  5. Iron or steel products: $637.8 million
  6. Pharmaceuticals: $621.8 million
  7. Medical, technical equipment: $564.7 million
  8. Food waste, animal fodder: $473.1 million
  9. Meat: $398.5 million
10. Wood: $375 million
Top 10 Danish Imports from Sweden

Sweden's exports to Denmark amounted to
$11 billion or 11.8% of its overall imports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $2.1 billion
  2. Machinery: $1.7 billion
  3. Vehicles: $1.1 billion
  4. Mineral fuels including oil: $684.1 million
  5. Paper: $464.7 million
  6. Plastics: $446.9 million
  7. Wood: $365.2 million
  8. Furniture, lighting, signs: $342.2 million
  9. Iron and steel: $326.9 million
10. Iron or steel products: $269.5 million
Top 10 Danish Imports from Netherlands

Dutch exports to Denmark amounted to
$7.2 billion or 7.7% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $1.2 billion
  2. Electronic equipment: $891.4 million
  3. Plastics: $422 million
  4. Pharmaceuticals: $340.9 million
  5. Meat: $280.8 million
  6. Vehicles: $266.7 million
  7. Live trees and plants: $225 million
  8. Medical, technical equipment: $218.8 million
  9. Iron or steel products: $202 million
10. Fruits, nuts: $187.3 million
Top 10 Danish Imports from China

China's exports to Denmark amounted to
$6.4 billion or 6.9% of its overall imports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $986.7 million
  2. Machinery: $871.4 million
  3. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $682.8 million
  4. Furniture, lighting, signs: $565.4 million
  5. Knit or crochet clothing: $436.3 million
  6. Iron or steel products: $377.7 million
  7. Toys, games: $289.9 million
  8. Ships, boats: $268.2 million
  9. Medical, technical equipment: $198 million
10. Plastics: $172.6 million
Top 10 Danish Imports from Norway

Norway's exports to Denmark amounted to
$5.8 billion or 6.3% of its overall imports.

  1. Mineral fuels including oil: $2.1 billion
  2. Fish: $1.6 billion
  3. Aluminum: $280.8 million
  4. Ships, boats: $207.2 million
  5. Machinery: $201.9 million
  6. Pharmaceuticals: $122.1 million
  7. Iron and steel: $94 million
  8. Electronic equipment: $83.5 million
  9. Wood: $76.5 million
10. Plastics: $75.7 million
Top 10 Danish Imports from Poland

Poland's exports to Denmark amounted to
$3.7 billion or 4% of its overall imports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $389 million
  2. Machinery: $353.7 million
  3. Furniture, lighting, signs: $325.2 million
  4. Plastics: $263.9 million
  5. Vehicles: $191.1 million
  6. Iron or steel products: $169.4 million
  7. Wood: $146.6 million
  8. Pharmaceuticals: $138.5 million
  9. Medical, technical equipment: $116 million
10. Furskins and artificial fur: $112 million
Top 10 Danish Imports from the UK

United Kingdom's exports to Denmark amounted to $3.6 billion or 3.9% of its overall imports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $486.9 million
  2. Machinery: $448.4 million
  3. Vehicles: $430.5 million
  4. Medical, technical equipment: $224.8 million
  5. Pharmaceuticals: $179.2 million
  6. Plastics: $162.6 million
  7. Other chemical goods: $111.7 million
  8. Beverages: $106.9 million
  9. Glass: $102.5 million
10. Toys, games: $73.8 million
Top 10 Danish Imports from Italy

Italy's exports to Denmark amounted to
$3.2 billion or 3.5% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $575.3 million
  2. Vehicles: $233.2 million
  3. Electronic equipment: $204.7 million
  4. Beverages: $196 million
  5. Iron or steel products: $168 million
  6. Plastics: $161.8 million
  7. Pharmaceuticals: $117.3 million
  8. Furniture, lighting, signs: $108.2 million
  9. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $78.5 million
10. Knit or crochet clothing: $72.4 million
Top 10 Danish Imports from Belgium

Belgium's exports to Denmark amounted to
$2.9 billion or 3.1% of its overall imports.

  1. Vehicles: $494.4 million
  2. Machinery: $421.5 million
  3. Plastics: $318.2 million
  4. Pharmaceuticals: $192.1 million
  5. Medical, technical equipment: $167.4 million
  6. Electronic equipment: $117.9 million
  7. Iron and steel: $67.1 million
  8. Other chemical goods: $65.6 million
  9. Mineral fuels including oil: $65.2 million
10. Footwear: $46.2 million
Top 10 Danish Imports from France

France's exports to Denmark amounted to
$2.9 billion or 3.1% of its overall imports.

  1. Vehicles: $440.7 million
  2. Machinery: $349.3 million
  3. Electronic equipment: $194.5 million
  4. Beverages: $180.6 million
  5. Pharmaceuticals: $176.8 million
  6. Plastics: $138.6 million
  7. Aircraft, spacecraft: $126.5 million
  8. Perfumes, cosmetics: $101.6 million
  9. Other chemical goods: $82.2 million
10. Medical, technical equipment: $69.2 million
Top 10 Danish Imports from the US

America's exports to Denmark amounted to
$2.3 billion or 2.5% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $310.1 million
  2. Aircraft, spacecraft: $276.4 million
  3. Medical, technical equipment: $217.7 million
  4. Electronic equipment: $197.8 million
  5. Mineral fuels including oil: $177.1 million
  6. Pharmaceuticals: $91.5 million
  7. Wood: $61.9 million
  8. Other chemical goods: $55.8 million
  9. Modified starches, enzymes: $51.5 million
10. Plastics: $43 million
Fastest-Growing Danish Imports 2017
Research Note: 
Import numbers rarely match the source exporters’ stats. Reasons for import-export statistical discrepancies include re-exports, time lags, misallocations, distinct trade reporting systems, different quantity measurements and country confidentiality rules. Also, transportation and insurance costs are sometimes added to import totals.
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Data source: Trade Map, International Trade Centre, www.intracen.org/marketanalysis