Flag Belgium-Luxembourg / France Flag

Exports FlagFlag  (2018): $62.3B, Rnk 2 / 213

Top Product FlagFlag (2018): $5.73B, Petroleum Gas

Exports FlagFlag (2018): $42.9B, Rnk 4 / 214

Top Product FlagFlag (2018): $4.6B, Cars

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI 1.42, Rnk 15 / 137

GDP Flag (2018): $2.78T, CURRENT US$
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GDP GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): -4.83%, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC Flag (2018): $41,464, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): -8.54%, CURRENT US$
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Belgium-Luxembourg-France: In 2018, Belgium-Luxembourg exported $62.3B to France. The main products exported from Belgium-Luxembourg to France were Petroleum Gas ($5.73B), Cars ($3.1B), and Refined Petroleum ($2.27B). During the last 23 years the exports of Belgium-Luxembourg to France have increased at an annualized rate of 3.93%, from $25.7B in 1995 to $62.3B in 2018.

France-Belgium-Luxembourg: In 2018, France exported $42.9B to Belgium-Luxembourg. The main products exported from France to Belgium-Luxembourg were Cars ($4.6B), Refined Petroleum ($1.83B), and Blood, antisera, vaccines, toxins and cultures ($1.51B). During the last 23 years the exports of France to Belgium-Luxembourg have increased at an annualized rate of 2.66%, from $23.4B in 1995 to $42.9B in 2018.

Comparison: In 2018, Belgium-Luxembourg ranked 10 in total exports ($442B), and does not have data regarding Economic Complexity Index. That same year, France ranked 15 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.42), and 6 in total exports ($563B). In terms of GDP Per Capita, France was ranked 26 with a GDP Per Capita of $41,464, while Belgium-Luxembourg has no data regarding GDP Per Capita in 2018.

Bilateral Trade by Products

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In 2018, Belgium-Luxembourg exported $62.3B to France. The main products exported from Belgium-Luxembourg to France were Petroleum Gas ($5.73B), Cars ($3.1B), and Refined Petroleum ($2.27B). During the last 23 years the exports of Belgium-Luxembourg to France have increased at an annualized rate of 3.93%, from $25.7B in 1995 to $62.3B in 2018.

In 2018, France exported $42.9B to Belgium-Luxembourg. The main products exported from France to Belgium-Luxembourg were Cars ($4.6B), Refined Petroleum ($1.83B), and Blood, antisera, vaccines, toxins and cultures ($1.51B). During the last 23 years the exports of France to Belgium-Luxembourg have increased at an annualized rate of 2.66%, from $23.4B in 1995 to $42.9B in 2018.

Market Competitiveness

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Belgium-Luxembourg
Top Destination
: Germany, $77.4B

France
Top Destination
: Germany, $78.5B

This map shows whether countries import more from Belgium-Luxembourg or France. Each country is colored based on the difference in imports they receive from Belgium-Luxembourg and France or the difference in the growth in imports.

In 2018, countries that imported more from Belgium-Luxembourg than France were Netherlands ($57.5B), India ($9.79B), and Nigeria ($3.37B).

In 2018, countries that imported more from France than Belgium-Luxembourg were Spain ($42.7B), United States ($44.8B), and Italy ($42.9B).

Comparative Advantage Belgium-Luxembourg - France

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This chart compares trade between Belgium-Luxembourg and France by product, considering products traded by both, Belgium-Luxembourg and France.

During 2018, Belgium-Luxembourg had a large net trade with France in the exports of Chemical Products ($9.8B), Mineral Products ($8.89B), and Metals ($7.27B).

During 2018, France had a large net trade with Belgium-Luxembourg in the exports of Transportation ($7.27B), Chemical Products ($6.76B), and Machines ($4.93B).

Trade Forecasts

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This section shows a forecast for total trade between Belgium-Luxembourg and France. The forecast is based on a long short-term memory model or LSTM constructed using yearly trade data.

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Economic Complexity

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Competitive Landscape

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This visualization show the product space at the HS4 level colored from blue to red.  This mean that the more blue a dot/product is, the more Belgium-Luxembourg has comparative advantage over France. Similarly, the more red a dot/product is, the more France has comparative advantage over Belgium-Luxembourg.