Top Denmark Imports from the World
In 2016, Denmark bought US$85.2 billion worth of imported products down by -6.8% since 2012 and down by -0.2% from 2015 to 2016.
Top 10 Danish Imports from Germany

Germany's exports to Denmark amounted to
$18.2 billion or 21.4% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $2.8 billion
  2. Vehicles: $2.6 billion
  3. Electronic equipment: $1.7 billion
  4. Plastics: $976 million
  5. Pharmaceuticals: $640.3 million
  6. Iron or steel products: $561.3 million
  7. Food waste, animal fodder: $536.8 million
  8. Medical, technical equipment: $500.4 million
  9. Meat: $403.1 million
10. Paper: $355.1 million
Top 10 Danish Imports from Sweden

Sweden's exports to Denmark amounted to
$10.4 billion or 12.3% of its overall imports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $2.1 billion
  2. Machinery: $1.5 billion
  3. Vehicles: $1 billion
  4. Mineral fuels including oil: $511.3 million
  5. Plastics: $466.6 million
  6. Paper: $436.9 million
  7. Wood: $360.3 million
  8. Furniture, lighting, signs: $339.6 million
  9. Pharmaceuticals: $276.6 million
10. Iron and steel: $270.1 million
Top 10 Danish Imports from Netherlands

Dutch exports to Denmark amounted to
$6.8 billion or 8% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $1.1 billion
  2. Electronic equipment: $759.2 million
  3. Mineral fuels including oil: $425.8 million
  4. Plastics: $382.5 million
  5. Pharmaceuticals: $356.8 million
  6. Meat: $275 million
  7. Vehicles: $250.8 million
  8. Other animal-origin products: $227 million
  9. Medical, technical equipment: $221.3 million
10. Fruits, nuts: $178.2 million
Top 10 Danish Imports from China

China's exports to Denmark amounted to
$6.4 billion or 7.6% of its overall imports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $934.7 million
  2. Machinery: $813.1 million
  3. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $791.5 million
  4. Furniture, lighting, signs: $531.3 million
  5. Knit or crochet clothing: $483.7 million
  6. Ships, boats: $339.9 million
  7. Iron or steel products: $338.4 million
  8. Toys, games: $268.3 million
  9. Plastics: $163.8 million
10. Medical, technical equipment: $162 million
Top 10 Danish Imports from the UK

United Kingdom's exports to Denmark amounted to $3.6 billion or 4.2% of its overall imports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $471.8 million
  2. Machinery: $458.1 million
  3. Vehicles: $382.5 million
  4. Medical, technical equipment: $231 million
  5. Pharmaceuticals: $198.6 million
  6. Plastics: $166.5 million
  7. Beverages: $114 million
  8. Other chemical goods: $110.2 million
  9. Iron or steel products: $81.9 million
10. Rubber: $67.4 million
Top 10 Danish Imports from Norway

Norway's exports to Denmark amounted to
$3.5 billion or 4.2% of its overall imports.

  1. Mineral fuels including oil: $1.4 billion
  2. Fish: $711.1 million
  3. Aluminum: $224.9 million
  4. Machinery: $129.8 million
  5. Live trees and plants: $88.7 million
  6. Salt, sulphur, stone, cement: $67.2 million
  7. Ships, boats: $62.9 million
  8. Iron or steel products: $56.3 million
  9. Pharmaceuticals: $56.3 million
10. Electronic equipment: $54 million
Top 10 Danish Imports from Poland

Poland's exports to Denmark amounted to
$3.3 billion or 3.8% of its overall imports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $409.5 million
  2. Machinery: $293.1 million
  3. Furniture, lighting, signs: $254.3 million
  4. Plastics: $231 million
  5. Vehicles: $180.2 million
  6. Iron or steel products: $158.8 million
  7. Wood: $137.4 million
  8. Pharmaceuticals: $124.3 million
  9. Furskins and artificial fur: $109.1 million
10. Meat, seafood preparations: $82.1 million
Top 10 Danish Imports from Italy

Italy's exports to Denmark amounted to
$3.1 billion or 3.6% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $585.1 million
  2. Vehicles: $249.7 million
  3. Beverages: $191 million
  4. Electronic equipment: $179.3 million
  5. Iron or steel products: $163.1 million
  6. Plastics: $160.7 million
  7. Furniture, lighting, signs: $115.8 million
  8. Pharmaceuticals: $97.7 million
  9. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $84.6 million
10. Knit or crochet clothing: $73.8 million
Top 10 Danish Imports from Belgium

Belgium's exports to Denmark amounted to
$2.8 billion or 3.3% of its overall imports.

  1. Vehicles: $499.8 million
  2. Machinery: $439.5 million
  3. Plastics: $324 million
  4. Pharmaceuticals: $189.6 million
  5. Medical, technical equipment: $149.6 million
  6. Electronic equipment: $111.7 million
  7. Other chemical goods: $58.7 million
  8. Iron and steel: $49.1 million
  9. Footwear: $44.7 million
10. Paper: $42.7 million
Top 10 Danish Imports from France

France's exports to Denmark amounted to
$2.7 billion or 3.2% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $413.3 million
  2. Vehicles: $386.1 million
  3. Electronic equipment: $177.7 million
  4. Beverages: $166.5 million
  5. Pharmaceuticals: $163.6 million
  6. Plastics: $137.7 million
  7. Perfumes, cosmetics: $100.2 million
  8. Medical, technical equipment: $77.9 million
  9. Aircraft, spacecraft: $59.8 million
10. Other chemical goods: $56.3 million
Top 10 Danish Imports from the US

America's exports to Denmark amounted to
$2.5 billion or 2.9% of its overall imports.

  1. Aircraft, spacecraft: $353 million
  2. Machinery: $332.2 million
  3. Live trees and plants: $291.1 million
  4. Medical, technical equipment: $234.6 million
  5. Mineral fuels including oil: $195.1 million
  6. Electronic equipment: $153.4 million
  7. Pharmaceuticals: $99.9 million
  8. Animal/vegetable fats and oils: $72.6 million
  9. Other chemical goods: $56.2 million
10. Modified starches, enzymes: $46.1 million
Fastest-Growing Danish Imports 2016
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