Flag China / United Arab Emirates Flag

2019
FlagFlag
Exports
: $35.5B, Rnk 22 / 209

2019
FlagFlag
Top Product
: $6.75B, Broadcasting Equipment

2019
FlagFlag
Exports
: $14.7B, Rnk 5 / 211

2019
FlagFlag
Top Product
: $3.92B, Crude Petroleum

2019
Flag
Economic Complexity (ECI)
: ECI 1.01, Rnk 29 / 146

2019
Flag
Economic Complexity (ECI)
: ECI 0.28, Rnk 55 / 146

2019
Flag  
GDP
: $14.3T, CURRENT US$
Rnk 2 / 187

2009-2019
Flag
GDP GROWTH
: 181%, CURRENT US$
Rnk 6 / 187

2019
Flag
 GDP
: $421B, CURRENT US$
Rnk 28 / 187

2009-2019
Flag
GDP GROWTH
: 66.1%, CURRENT US$
Rnk 68 / 187

2019
Flag
GDP PC 
: $10,262, CURRENT US$
Rnk 71 / 187

2009-2019
Flag
GDP PC GROWTH
: 168%, CURRENT US$
Rnk 2 / 187

2019
Flag
GDP PC
: $43,103, CURRENT US$
Rnk 22 / 187

2009-2019
Flag
GDP PC GROWTH
: 34.6%, CURRENT US$
Rnk 83 / 187

China-United Arab Emirates In 2019, China exported $35.5B to United Arab Emirates. The main products that China exported to United Arab Emirates are Broadcasting Equipment ($6.75B), Computers ($2.5B), and Special Purpose Ships ($1.09B). During the last 24 years the exports of China to United Arab Emirates have increased at an annualized rate of 15.6%, from $1.1B in 1995 to $35.5B in 2019.

In 2019, China did not export any services to United Arab Emirates.

United Arab Emirates-China In 2019, United Arab Emirates exported $14.7B to China . The main products that United Arab Emirates exported to China were Crude Petroleum ($3.92B), Petroleum Gas ($1.98B), and Ethylene Polymers ($1.2B). During the last 24 years the exports of United Arab Emirates to China have increased at an annualized rate of 22.8%, from $105M in 1995 to $14.7B in 2019.

In 2019, United Arab Emirates did not export any services to China.

Comparison In 2019,  China ranked 29 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.01), and 1 in total exports ($2.57T). That same year, United Arab Emirates ranked 55 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 0.28), and 24 in total exports ($248B).

Historical Data

#permalink to section

Bilateral Trade by Products

#permalink to section
Depth
Value
Compare to

In 2019, China exported $35.5B to United Arab Emirates. The main products exported from China to United Arab Emirates were Broadcasting Equipment ($6.75B), Computers ($2.5B), and Special Purpose Ships ($1.09B). During the last 24 years the exports of China to United Arab Emirates have increased at an annualized rate of 15.6%, from $1.1B in 1995 to $35.5B in 2019.

In 2019, United Arab Emirates exported $14.7B to China. The main products exported from United Arab Emirates to China were Crude Petroleum ($3.92B), Petroleum Gas ($1.98B), and Ethylene Polymers ($1.2B). During the last 24 years the exports of United Arab Emirates to China have increased at an annualized rate of 22.8%, from $105M in 1995 to $14.7B in 2019.

United Arab Emirates Exports

#permalink to section

Market Competitiveness

#permalink to section
Measure

China
Top Destination
: United States, $429B

United Arab Emirates
Top Destination
: India, $26.8B

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

In 2019, countries that imported more from China than United Arab Emirates were United States ($429B), Hong Kong ($268B), and Japan ($152B).

In 2019, countries that imported more from United Arab Emirates than China were Oman ($10.9B), Iraq ($13.7B), and Bahrain ($3.54B).

Comparative Advantage China - United Arab Emirates

#permalink to section
Depth

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

During 2019, China had a large net trade with United Arab Emirates in the exports of Machines ($17B), Textiles ($3.62B), and Metals ($3.29B).

During 2019, United Arab Emirates had a large net trade with China in the exports of Mineral Products ($7.35B), Machines ($2.18B), and Plastics and Rubbers ($1.83B).

Flow

Tariff Section

#permalink to section

This section shows import tariffs for products traded between China and United Arab Emirates (using the HS6 product classification and the last year reported).

In 2019, the products from China that paid the highest import tariffs to enter United Arab Emirates were Vermouth and other flavoured grape wines - pack < 2l (65%) and Vermouth and other flavoured grape wines - pack > 2l (65%).

In 2019, the products from United Arab Emirates that paid the highest import tariffs to enter China were Tobacco refuse (1.46k%) and Homogenized or reconstituted tobacco (513%).

*The tariffs present between China and United Arab Emirates are:
125: General duty rate
125: General duty rate
136: Most Favoured Nation duty rate treatement
136: Most Favoured Nation duty rate treatement

Economic Complexity

#permalink to section

Competitive Landscape

#permalink to section

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 China has comparative advantage over United Arab Emirates. Similarly, the more red a dot/product is, the more United Arab Emirates has comparative advantage over China.