Top Ireland Exports to the World
Ireland shipped US$128.1 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016, up by 8.8% since 2012 and up by 2.8% from 2015 to 2016.
Top 10 Ireland Exports to the US

Ireland's exports to America amounted to
$33.2 billion or 25.9% of its overall exports.

  1. Organic chemicals: $10 billion
  2. Pharmaceuticals: $8.4 billion
  3. Medical, technical equipment: $5.3 billion
  4. Electronic equipment: $3.6 billion
  5. Perfumes, cosmetics: $2.2 billion
  6. Aircraft, spacecraft: $1 billion
  7. Machinery: $732.7 million
  8. Beverages: $550.8 million
  9. Plastics: $224.8 million
10. Other food preparations: $168.8 million
Top 10 Ireland Exports to the UK

Ireland's exports to United Kingdom amounted to $16.3 billion or 12.7% of its overall exports.

  1. Pharmaceuticals: $2.2 billion
  2. Meat: $1.4 billion
  3. Machinery: $1.1 billion
  4. Organic chemicals: $815.4 million
  5. Electronic equipment: $800 million
  6. Dairy, eggs, honey: $763 million
  7. Perfumes, cosmetics: $762.6 million
  8. Meat, seafood preparations: $630 million
  9. Plastics: $584.4 million
10. Live trees and plants: $546.5 million
Top 10 Ireland Exports to Belgium

Ireland's exports to Belgium amounted to
$16.3 billion or 12.7% of its overall exports.

  1. Organic chemicals: $8.3 billion
  2. Pharmaceuticals: $6.6 billion
  3. Medical, technical equipment: $421.2 million
  4. Perfumes, cosmetics: $123.2 million
  5. Machinery: $120.4 million
  6. Electronic equipment: $110.7 million
  7. Dairy, eggs, honey: $82.2 million
  8. Meat: $79.4 million
  9. Other chemical goods: $73.5 million
10. Plastics: $49.6 million
Top 10 Ireland Exports to Germany

Ireland's exports to Germany amounted to
$8.4 billion or 6.6% of its overall exports.

  1. Pharmaceuticals: $2.5 billion
  2. Other chemical goods: $868.3 million
  3. Machinery: $767.5 million
  4. Aircraft, spacecraft: $712.8 million
  5. Electronic equipment: $642 million
  6. Medical, technical equipment: $564.5 million
  7. Perfumes, cosmetics: $524.7 million
  8. Organic chemicals: $279.8 million
  9. Tanning, dyeing extracts: $267.9 million
10. Meat: $205.5 million
Top 10 Ireland Exports to Switzerland

Ireland's exports to Switzerland amounted to
$6.9 billion or 5.4% of its overall exports.

  1. Organic chemicals: $5.6 billion
  2. Pharmaceuticals: $840.5 million
  3. Machinery: $151.2 million
  4. Medical, technical equipment: $76.8 million
  5. Perfumes, cosmetics: $65.6 million
  6. Meat: $41.1 million
  7. Other chemical goods: $40.5 million
  8. Electronic equipment: $27.7 million
  9. Plastics: $10.4 million
10. Beverages: $7.4 million
Top 10 Ireland Exports to Netherlands

Ireland's exports to Netherlands amounted to
$6.5 billion or 5.1% of its overall exports.

  1. Medical, technical equipment: $3.5 billion
  2. Pharmaceuticals: $846.3 million
  3. Machinery: $348.2 million
  4. Electronic equipment: $231.2 million
  5. Meat: $228.2 million
  6. Dairy, eggs, honey: $208.9 million
  7. Aircraft, spacecraft: $187.1 million
  8. Cereal, milk preparations:$182.6 million
  9. Perfumes, cosmetics: $131.5 million
10. Inorganic chemicals: $78.5 million
Top 10 Ireland Exports to France

Ireland's exports to France amounted to
$5.4 billion or 4.2% of its overall exports.

  1. Pharmaceuticals: $1.9 billion
  2. Perfumes, cosmetics: $474.1 million
  3. Machinery: $439.8 million
  4. Other chemical goods: $430.5 million
  5. Meat: $299.8 million
  6. Aircraft, spacecraft: $227.7 million
  7. Inorganic chemicals: $185.6 million
  8. Organic chemicals: $175.7 million
  9. Medical, technical equipment: $167.4 million
10. Fish: $151.6 million
Top 10 Ireland Exports to China

Ireland's exports to China amounted to
$3.3 billion or 2.6% of its overall exports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $1.3 billion
  2. Cereal, milk preparations:$559 million
  3. Organic chemicals: $378.8 million
  4. Pharmaceuticals: $356.8 million
  5. Medical, technical equipment: $222.2 million
  6. Meat: $135.5 million
  7. Machinery: $100.9 million
  8. Raw hides excluding furskins:$50.5 million
  9. Dairy, eggs, honey: $39.2 million
10. Woodpulp: $32.9 million
Top 10 Ireland Exports to Spain

Ireland's exports to Spain amounted to
$3.2 billion or 2.5% of its overall exports.

  1. Pharmaceuticals: $995.9 million
  2. Perfumes, cosmetics: $430.7 million
  3. Organic chemicals: $359.8 million
  4. Other chemical goods: $292.2 million
  5. Aircraft, spacecraft: $277.8 million
  6. Machinery: $169.2 million
  7. Electronic equipment: $108 million
  8. Fish: $80.6 million
  9. Meat: $61 million
10. Medical, technical equipment: $56.1 million
Top 10 Ireland Exports to Japan

Ireland's exports to Japan amounted to
$3.1 billion or 2.4% of its overall exports.

  1. Pharmaceuticals: $1.3 billion
  2. Medical, technical equipment: $717.7 million
  3. Organic chemicals: $485.6 million
  4. Perfumes, cosmetics: $219.2 million
  5. Machinery: $123.9 million
  6. Electronic equipment: $75.2 million
  7. Aircraft, spacecraft: $48.5 million
  8. Meat: $23.9 million
  9. Other chemical goods: $21 million
10. Other textiles, worn clothing: $17.6 million
Top 10 Ireland Exports to Italy

Ireland's exports to Italy amounted to
$2.6 billion or 2.1% of its overall exports.

  1. Pharmaceuticals: $892.3 million
  2. Organic chemicals: $420.3 million
  3. Perfumes, cosmetics: $229.6 million
  4. Machinery: $214.2 million
  5. Meat: $181.6 million
  6. Other chemical goods: $171.1 million
  7. Medical, technical equipment: $99.8 million
  8. Electronic equipment: $51.3 million
  9. Fish: $46 million
10. Other base metal goods: $34.8 million
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Data source: Trade Map, International Trade Centre, www.intracen.org/marketanalysis