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2019
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Exports
: $4.21B, Rnk 45 / 223

2019
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Top Product
: $293M, Cars

2019
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Exports
: $5.41B, Rnk 1 / 196

2019
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Top Product
: $518M, Precious Metal Ore

2019
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Economic Complexity (ECI)
: ECI 1.92, Rnk 4 / 146

2019
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Economic Complexity (ECI)
: ECI 0.56, Rnk 46 / 146

2019
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GDP
: $3.86T, CURRENT US$
Rnk 4 / 187

2009-2019
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GDP GROWTH
: 13.6%, CURRENT US$
Rnk 158 / 187

2019
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 GDP
: $68.6B, CURRENT US$
Rnk 72 / 187

2009-2019
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GDP GROWTH
: 31.8%, CURRENT US$
Rnk 123 / 187

2019
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GDP PC 
: $46,445, CURRENT US$
Rnk 18 / 187

2009-2019
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GDP PC GROWTH
: 12%, CURRENT US$
Rnk 135 / 187

2019
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GDP PC
: $9,828, CURRENT US$
Rnk 74 / 187

2009-2019
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GDP PC GROWTH
: 40.6%, CURRENT US$
Rnk 75 / 187

Germany-Bulgaria In 2019, Germany exported $4.21B to Bulgaria. The main products that Germany exported to Bulgaria are Cars ($293M), Packaged Medicaments ($163M), and Tractors ($99.6M). During the last 24 years the exports of Germany to Bulgaria have increased at an annualized rate of 6.69%, from $890M in 1995 to $4.21B in 2019.

In 2018, Germany exported services to Bulgaria worth $422M, with Transportation ($213M), Other business services ($98M), and Computer and information services ($65M) being the largest in terms of value.

Bulgaria-Germany In 2019, Bulgaria exported $5.41B to Germany . The main products that Bulgaria exported to Germany were Precious Metal Ore ($518M), Precious Metal Scraps ($472M), and Raw Copper ($375M). During the last 24 years the exports of Bulgaria to Germany have increased at an annualized rate of 10.1%, from $532M in 1995 to $5.41B in 2019.

In 2019, Bulgaria exported services to Germany worth $688M, with Travel ($468M), Other business services ($147M), and Construction services ($22.7M) being the largest in terms of value.

Comparison In 2019,  Germany ranked 4 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.92), and 3 in total exports ($1.44T). That same year, Bulgaria ranked 46 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 0.56), and 60 in total exports ($34.5B).

Historical Data

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Bilateral Trade by Products

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In 2019, Germany exported $4.21B to Bulgaria. The main products exported from Germany to Bulgaria were Cars ($293M), Packaged Medicaments ($163M), and Tractors ($99.6M). During the last 24 years the exports of Germany to Bulgaria have increased at an annualized rate of 6.69%, from $890M in 1995 to $4.21B in 2019.

In 2019, Bulgaria exported $5.41B to Germany. The main products exported from Bulgaria to Germany were Precious Metal Ore ($518M), Precious Metal Scraps ($472M), and Raw Copper ($375M). During the last 24 years the exports of Bulgaria to Germany have increased at an annualized rate of 10.1%, from $532M in 1995 to $5.41B in 2019.

Germany Exports

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Bulgaria Exports

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Market Competitiveness

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Measure

Germany
Top Destination
: United States, $131B

Bulgaria
Top Destination
: Germany, $5.41B

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

In 2019, countries that imported more from Germany than Bulgaria were United States ($131B), France ($115B), and China ($107B).

In 2019, countries that imported more from Bulgaria than Germany were Gibraltar ($157M) and Namibia ($187M).

Comparative Advantage Germany - Bulgaria

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This chart compares trade between Germany and Bulgaria by product, considering products traded by both, Germany and Bulgaria.

During 2019, Germany had a large net trade with Bulgaria in the exports of Machines ($1.42B), Transportation ($636M), and Chemical Products ($479M).

During 2019, Bulgaria had a large net trade with Germany in the exports of Machines ($1.41B), Metals ($856M), and Mineral Products ($533M).

Flow

Bilateral Service Trade

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In 2018, Germany exported services to Bulgaria worth $422M, with Transportation ($213M), Other business services ($98M), and Computer and information services ($65M) being the largest in terms of value.

In 2019, Bulgaria exported services to Germany worth $688M, with Travel ($468M), Other business services ($147M), and Construction services ($22.7M) being the largest in terms of value.

Service trade data is presented based on availability.

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 Germany has comparative advantage over Bulgaria. Similarly, the more red a dot/product is, the more Bulgaria has comparative advantage over Germany.