Top Ireland Exports to the World
Ireland shipped US$165.1 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018, rising 34.2% since 2014 and up by 19.6% from 2017 to 2018.
Top 10 Ireland Exports to the US

Ireland's exports to America amounted to
$46 billion or 27.9% of its overall exports.

  1. Pharmaceuticals: $19.6 billion
  2. Organic chemicals: $10.8 billion
  3. Medical, technical equipment: $6.7 billion
  4. Perfumes, cosmetics: $2.6 billion
  5. Electronic equipment: $2.1 billion
  6. Aircraft, spacecraft: $997.8 million
  7. Machinery: $933.1 million
  8. Beverages: $696.3 million
  9. Plastics: $245.8 million
10. Dairy, eggs, honey: $237.2 million
Top 10 Ireland Exports to Belgium

Ireland's exports to Belgium amounted to
$21.7 billion or 13.2% of its overall exports.

  1. Organic chemicals: $11.2 billion
  2. Pharmaceuticals: $9.2 billion
  3. Medical, technical equipment: $326 million
  4. Dairy, eggs, honey: $162.1 million
  5. Perfumes, cosmetics: $132.2 million
  6. Machinery: $110.4 million
  7. Other chemical goods: $104.1 million
  8. Meat: $93 million
  9. Electronic equipment: $88.9 million
10. Plastics: $58.3 million
Top 10 Ireland Exports to the UK

Ireland's exports to United Kingdom amounted to
$18.7 billion or 11.4% of its overall exports.

  1. Pharmaceuticals: $2.9 billion
  2. Meat: $1.6 billion
  3. Machinery: $1.3 billion
  4. Dairy, eggs, honey: $1 billion
  5. Electronic equipment: $877.5 million
  6. Perfumes, cosmetics: $734.7 million
  7. Meat, seafood preparations: $733.9 million
  8. Organic chemicals: $727.2 million
  9. Mineral fuels including oil: $714.5 million
10. Plastics: $695.6 million
Top 10 Ireland Exports to Germany

Ireland's exports to Germany amounted to
$12.2 billion or 7.4% of its overall exports.

  1. Pharmaceuticals: $4.6 billion
  2. Organic chemicals: $1.4 billion
  3. Machinery: $1.2 billion
  4. Other chemical goods: $1.1 billion
  5. Electronic equipment: $781.5 million
  6. Perfumes, cosmetics: $615.8 million
  7. Medical, technical equipment: $575.9 million
  8. Dairy, eggs, honey: $282.1 million
  9. Meat: $240 million
10. Aircraft, spacecraft: $138.9 million
Top 10 Ireland Exports to the Netherlands

Ireland's exports to Netherlands amounted to
$9 billion or 5.4% of its overall exports.

  1. Medical, technical equipment: $3.8 billion
  2. Pharmaceuticals: $2.1 billion
  3. Dairy, eggs, honey: $519.3 million
  4. Machinery: $362.7 million
  5. Organic chemicals: $347.1 million
  6. Electronic equipment: $333.2 million
  7. Meat: $244.6 million
  8. Inorganic chemicals: $195.8 million
  9. Cereal, milk preparations:$179.3 million
10. Perfumes, cosmetics: $150.9 million
Top 10 Ireland Exports to Switzerland

Ireland's exports to Switzerland amounted to
$7.7 billion or 4.6% of its overall exports.

  1. Organic chemicals: $4.5 billion
  2. Pharmaceuticals: $2.7 billion
  3. Machinery: $113.9 million
  4. Medical, technical equipment: $74 million
  5. Other chemical goods: $59.3 million
  6. Perfumes, cosmetics: $52.8 million
  7. Meat: $52.1 million
  8. Electronic equipment: $34.1 million
  9. Plastics: $15.6 million
10. Beverages: $8.4 million
Top 10 Ireland Exports to France

Ireland's exports to France amounted to
$6.2 billion or 3.8% of its overall exports.

  1. Pharmaceuticals: $1.8 billion
  2. Organic chemicals: $573.9 million
  3. Machinery: $547 million
  4. Other chemical goods: $520.9 million
  5. Perfumes, cosmetics: $420.7 million
  6. Meat: $361.1 million
  7. Aircraft, spacecraft: $301.5 million
  8. Inorganic chemicals: $273.6 million
  9. Electronic equipment: $212 million
10. Medical, technical equipment: $170.2 million
Top 10 Ireland Exports to China

Ireland's exports to China amounted to
$5.4 billion or 3.3% of its overall exports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $2.5 billion
  2. Pharmaceuticals: $846.2 million
  3. Organic chemicals: $827.5 million
  4. Cereal, milk preparations:$393.8 million
  5. Medical, technical equipment: $275.3 million
  6. Machinery: $145.9 million
  7. Meat: $94.8 million
  8. Dairy, eggs, honey: $74.5 million
  9. Perfumes, cosmetics: $47.9 million
10. Fish: $42.8 million
Top 10 Ireland Exports to Japan

Ireland's exports to Japan amounted to
$4.6 billion or 2.8% of its overall exports.

  1. Pharmaceuticals: $1.9 billion
  2. Medical, technical equipment: $889.3 million
  3. Aircraft, spacecraft: $813.6 million
  4. Organic chemicals: $290.6 million
  5. Perfumes, cosmetics: $218.7 million
  6. Machinery: $158.7 million
  7. Electronic equipment: $77.7 million
  8. Other textiles, worn clothing: $57.3 million
  9. Dairy, eggs, honey: $44.7 million
10. Meat: $34.4 million
Top 10 Ireland Exports to Italy

Ireland's exports to Italy amounted to
$4.3 billion or 2.6% of its overall exports.

  1. Pharmaceuticals: $2.1 billion
  2. Organic chemicals: $636.4 million
  3. Machinery: $247.5 million
  4. Meat: $229.3 million
  5. Perfumes, cosmetics: $215.7 million
  6. Other chemical goods: $211 million
  7. Medical, technical equipment: $114.2 million
  8. Electronic equipment: $93.1 million
  9. Fish: $65.6 million
10. Plastics: $51.1 million
Top 10 Ireland Exports to Spain

Ireland's exports to Spain amounted to
$3 billion or 1.8% of its overall exports.

  1. Pharmaceuticals: $758.6 million
  2. Perfumes, cosmetics: $471 million
  3. Organic chemicals: $403.3 million
  4. Other chemical goods: $392.7 million
  5. Machinery: $180.4 million
  6. Electronic equipment: $116 million
  7. Fish: $81.9 million
  8. Meat: $65.2 million
  9. Medical, technical equipment: $53.2 million
10. Aircraft, spacecraft: $44.2 million
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Data source: Trade Map, International Trade Centre, www.intracen.org/marketanalysis

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