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About

United Arab Emirates-United Kingdom In 2021, United Arab Emirates exported $2.69B to United Kingdom. The main products that United Arab Emirates exported to United Kingdom are Refined Petroleum ($976M), Jewellery ($247M), and Iron Structures ($151M). During the last 26 years the exports of United Arab Emirates to United Kingdom have increased at an annualized rate of 7.55%, from $405M in 1995 to $2.69B in 2021.

In 2021, United Arab Emirates did not export any services to United Kingdom.

United Kingdom-United Arab Emirates In 2021, United Kingdom exported $7.77B to United Arab Emirates. The main products that United Kingdom exported to United Arab Emirates were Gold ($2.46B), Gas Turbines ($764M), and Cars ($398M). During the last 26 years the exports of United Kingdom to United Arab Emirates have increased at an annualized rate of 6.08%, from $1.68B in 1995 to $7.77B in 2021.

In 2021, United Kingdom did not export any services to United Arab Emirates.

Comparison In 2021,  United Arab Emirates ranked 55 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 0.16), and 23 in total exports ($296B). That same year, United Kingdom ranked 11 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.43), and 13 in total exports ($420B).

Historical Data

Bilateral Trade by Products

Depth
Value

In 2021, United Arab Emirates exported $2.69B to United Kingdom. The main products exported from United Arab Emirates to United Kingdom were Refined Petroleum ($976M), Jewellery ($247M), and Iron Structures ($151M). During the last 26 years the exports of United Arab Emirates to United Kingdom have increased at an annualized rate of 7.55%, from $405M in 1995 to $2.69B in 2021.

In 2021, United Kingdom exported $7.77B to United Arab Emirates. The main products exported from United Kingdom to United Arab Emirates were Gold ($2.46B), Gas Turbines ($764M), and Cars ($398M). During the last 26 years the exports of United Kingdom to United Arab Emirates have increased at an annualized rate of 6.08%, from $1.68B in 1995 to $7.77B in 2021.

Exports from United Arab Emirates (Flag) to United Kingdom (Flag) (2021)

Exports from United Kingdom (Flag) to United Arab Emirates (Flag) (2021)

Latest Data

Trade between United Arab Emirates (Flag) and United Kingdom (Flag)

United Arab Emirates Exports

United Kingdom Exports

Market Competitiveness

Color
United Arab Emirates
Top Destination
India$42B
United Kingdom
Top Destination
United States$56.1B

This map shows whether countries import more from United Arab Emirates or United Kingdom. Each country is colored based on the difference in imports they receive from United Arab Emirates and United Kingdom or the difference in the growth in imports.

In 2021, countries that imported more from United Arab Emirates than United Kingdom were India ($42B), Saudi Arabia ($22.3B), and Japan ($24.8B).

In 2021, countries that imported more from United Kingdom than United Arab Emirates were United States ($56.1B), Germany ($39.5B), and Netherlands ($34.6B).

Difference in imports from United Kingdom (Flag) and United Arab Emirates (Flag) (2021)

Comparative Advantage United Arab Emirates - United Kingdom

Flow
Scale

This chart compares trade between United Arab Emirates and United Kingdom by product, considering products traded by both, United Arab Emirates and United Kingdom.

During 2021, United Arab Emirates had a large net trade with United Kingdom in the exports of Mineral Products ($977M), Machines ($441M), and Metals ($429M).

During 2021, United Kingdom had a large net trade with United Arab Emirates in the exports of Precious Metals ($2.9B), Machines ($2.16B), and Transportation ($544M).

Economic Complexity

Competitive Landscape

This visualization show the product space at the HS4 level colored from blue to yellow.  This mean that the more blue a dot/product is, the more United Arab Emirates has comparative advantage over United Kingdom. Similarly, the more yellow a dot/product is, the more United Kingdom has comparative advantage over United Arab Emirates.

Product Space of United Arab Emirates (Flag) and United Kingdom (Flag) (2021)

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