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2020
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Exports
: $41B, Rnk 18 / 209

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Top Product
: $13.3B, Broadcasting Equipment

2020
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Exports
: $19.2B, Rnk 2 / 214

2020
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Top Product
: $8.6B, Crude Petroleum

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Economic Complexity (ECI)
: ECI 0.96, Rnk 28 / 127

2020
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Economic Complexity (ECI)
: ECI 0.16, Rnk 51 / 127

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GDP
: $14.7T, CURRENT US$
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2010-2020
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GDP GROWTH
: 141%, CURRENT US$
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2020
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 GDP
: $359B, CURRENT US$
Rnk 34 / 204

2010-2020
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GDP GROWTH
: 23.8%, CURRENT US$
Rnk 110 / 204

2020
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GDP PC 
: $10,409, CURRENT US$
Rnk 77 / 204

2010-2020
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GDP PC GROWTH
: 129%, CURRENT US$
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2020
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GDP PC
: $36,285, CURRENT US$
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2010-2020
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GDP PC GROWTH
: 7.06%, CURRENT US$
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China-United Arab Emirates In 2020, China exported $41B to United Arab Emirates. The main products that China exported to United Arab Emirates are Broadcasting Equipment ($13.3B), Computers ($3.02B), and Office Machine Parts ($628M). During the last 25 years the exports of China to United Arab Emirates have increased at an annualized rate of 15.6%, from $1.1B in 1995 to $41B in 2020.

In 2020, China did not export any services to United Arab Emirates.

United Arab Emirates-China In 2020, United Arab Emirates exported $19.2B to China. The main products that United Arab Emirates exported to China were Crude Petroleum ($8.6B), Broadcasting Equipment ($2.4B), and Ethylene Polymers ($1.48B). During the last 25 years the exports of United Arab Emirates to China have increased at an annualized rate of 23.2%, from $104M in 1995 to $19.2B in 2020.

In 2020, United Arab Emirates did not export any services to China.

Comparison In 2020,  China ranked 28 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 0.96), and 1 in total exports ($2.65T). That same year, United Arab Emirates ranked 51 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 0.16), and 24 in total exports ($216B).

Historical Data

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Bilateral Trade by Products

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Depth
Value

In 2020, China exported $41B to United Arab Emirates. The main products exported from China to United Arab Emirates were Broadcasting Equipment ($13.3B), Computers ($3.02B), and Office Machine Parts ($628M). During the last 25 years the exports of China to United Arab Emirates have increased at an annualized rate of 15.6%, from $1.1B in 1995 to $41B in 2020.

In 2020, United Arab Emirates exported $19.2B to China. The main products exported from United Arab Emirates to China were Crude Petroleum ($8.6B), Broadcasting Equipment ($2.4B), and Ethylene Polymers ($1.48B). During the last 25 years the exports of United Arab Emirates to China have increased at an annualized rate of 23.2%, from $104M in 1995 to $19.2B in 2020.

Market Competitiveness

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Measure

China
Top Destination
: United States, $438B

United Arab Emirates
Top Destination
: India, $22.1B

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 ($438B), Hong Kong ($262B), and Japan ($151B).

In 2019, countries that imported more from United Arab Emirates than China were Oman ($9.69B), Iraq ($13.1B), and Bahrain ($3.01B).

Comparative Advantage China - United Arab Emirates

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

During 2020, China had a large net trade with United Arab Emirates in the exports of Machines ($24.1B), Metals ($3.22B), and Textiles ($3.12B).

During 2020, United Arab Emirates had a large net trade with China in the exports of Mineral Products ($10.7B), Machines ($3.08B), and Plastics and Rubbers ($2.22B).

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 yellow.  This mean that the more blue a dot/product is, the more China has comparative advantage over United Arab Emirates. Similarly, the more yellow a dot/product is, the more United Arab Emirates has comparative advantage over China.