Top Finland Imports from the World
In 2016, Finland bought US$60.5 billion worth of imported products down by -20.5% since 2012 but up by 0.5% from 2015 to 2016.
Top 10 Finnish Imports from Germany

Germany's exports to Finland amounted to
$10 billion or 17.5% of its overall imports.

  1. Vehicles: $2.1 billion
  2. Machinery: $2 billion
  3. Electronic equipment: $1.2 billion
  4. Plastics: $525.3 million
  5. Medical, technical equipment: $440.8 million
  6. Pharmaceuticals: $353.2 million
  7. Iron or steel products: $280.6 million
  8. Organic chemicals: $166.9 million
  9. Furniture, lighting, signs: $146.8 million
10. Copper: $145.7 million
Top 10 Finnish Imports from Sweden

Sweden's exports to Finland amounted to
$9.7 billion or 16% of its overall imports.

  1. Mineral fuels including oil: $1.6 billion
  2. Machinery: $1.4 billion
  3. Electronic equipment: $1.3 billion
  4. Vehicles: $914.6 million
  5. Ores, slag, ash: $353.2 million
  6. Plastics: $317.6 million
  7. Furniture, lighting, signs: $310.9 million
  8. Pharmaceuticals: $222.8 million
  9. Medical, technical equipment: $222 million
10. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $212.3 million
Top 10 Finnish Imports from Russia

Russia's exports to Finland amounted to
$6.1 billion or 16% of its overall imports.

  1. Mineral fuels including oil: $4.4 billion
  2. Wood: $413.1 million
  3. Organic chemicals: $336.6 million
  4. Nickel: $238.9 million
  5. Rubber: $124.3 million
  6. Ores, slag, ash: $87.5 million
  7. Machinery: $65.2 million
  8. Aluminum: $62.9 million
  9. Iron and steel: $53.7 million
10. Electronic equipment: $44.6 million
Top 10 Finnish Imports from Netherlands

Netherlands's exports to Finland amounted to
$4.5 billion or 7.5% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $821.9 million
  2. Electronic equipment: $650.1 million
  3. Pharmaceuticals: $310.2 million
  4. Animal/vegetable fats and oils: $290.8 million
  5. Plastics: $219.9 million
  6. Mineral fuels including oil: $218.1 million
  7. Medical, technical equipment: $203.5 million
  8. Iron and steel: $131.5 million
  9. Other animal-origin products: $124.3 million
10. Organic chemicals: $120 million
Top 10 Finnish Imports from France

France's exports to Finland amounted to
$2.4 billion or 3.9% of its overall imports.

  1. Aircraft, spacecraft: $737.7 million
  2. Machinery: $233.4 million
  3. Vehicles: $229.4 million
  4. Pharmaceuticals: $156.3 million
  5. Plastics: $146.4 million
  6. Electronic equipment: $116.7 million
  7. Beverages: $77.5 million
  8. Medical, technical equipment: $64.9 million
  9. Modified starches, enzymes: $58.9 million
10. Salt, sulphur, stone, cement: $40.7 million
Top 10 Finnish Imports from Denmark

Denmark's exports to Finland amounted to
$2.3 billion or 3.7% of its overall imports.

  1. Pharmaceuticals: $342.3 million
  2. Machinery: $311.8 million
  3. Electronic equipment: $280.1 million
  4. Dairy, eggs, honey: $135.4 million
  5. Mineral fuels including oil: $106.7 million
  6. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $72.3 million
  7. Knit or crochet clothing: $65.4 million
  8. Medical, technical equipment: $64.3 million
  9. Plastics: $63.7 million
10. Food waste, animal fodder: $53.9 million
Top 10 Finnish Imports from China

China's exports to Finland amounted to
$2.1 billion or 3.5% of its overall imports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $518.8 million
  2. Machinery: $375.5 million
  3. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $144.5 million
  4. Furniture, lighting, signs: $141.1 million
  5. Iron or steel products: $94.2 million
  6. Medical, technical equipment: $86.1 million
  7. Knit or crochet clothing: $80 million
  8. Toys, games: $69.8 million
  9. Plastics: $52.9 million
10. Leather, animal gut articles: $45.4 million
Top 10 Finnish Imports from Belgium

Belgium's exports to Finland amounted to
$2 billion or 3.3% of its overall imports.

  1. Vehicles: $315.8 million
  2. Plastics: $266.2 million
  3. Machinery: $249.8 million
  4. Woodpulp: $173.2 million
  5. Medical, technical equipment: $121.5 million
  6. Pharmaceuticals: $92.7 million
  7. Electronic equipment: $76.7 million
  8. Copper: $58.1 million
  9. Inorganic chemicals: $42.7 million
10. Organic chemicals: $42.4 million
Top 10 Finnish Imports from Estonia

Estonia's exports to Finland amounted to
$1.9 billion or 3.2% of its overall imports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $441.6 million
  2. Furniture, lighting, signs: $248.7 million
  3. Machinery: $238.7 million
  4. Wood: $155 million
  5. Iron or steel products: $109.1 million
  6. Medical, technical equipment: $75.9 million
  7. Vehicles: $70 million
  8. Plastics: $47.4 million
  9. Mineral fuels including oil: $37 million
10. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $34.4 million
Top 10 Finnish Imports from the UK

United Kingdom's exports to Finland amounted
 to $1.9 billion or 3.1% of its overall imports.

  1. Vehicles: $404.4 million
  2. Machinery: $291.6 million
  3. Electronic equipment: $227.8 million
  4. Pharmaceuticals: $179.2 million
  5. Plastics: $93.5 million
  6. Medical, technical equipment: $73.1 million
  7. Organic chemicals: $45.6 million
  8. Other chemical goods: $41.4 million
  9. Mineral fuels including oil: $33.3 million
10. Food waste, animal fodder: $28.1 million
Top 10 Finnish Imports from Italy

Italy's exports to Finland amounted to
$1.6 billion or 2.6% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $447.9 million
  2. Electronic equipment: $146.5 million
  3. Vehicles: $135.6 million
  4. Iron or steel products: $110.4 million
  5. Plastics: $95.9 million
  6. Ships, boats: $64.5 million
  7. Pharmaceuticals: $41.9 million
  8. Beverages: $38.6 million
  9. Furniture, lighting, signs: $33.5 million
10. Medical, technical equipment: $32.5 million
Fastest-Growing Finnish 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