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2020
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Exports
: $101B, Rnk 3 / 220

2020
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Top Product
: $8.26B, Cars

2020
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Exports
: $65.2B, Rnk 1 / 217

2020
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Top Product
: $4.72B, Cars

2020
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Economic Complexity (ECI)
: ECI 1.88, Rnk 4 / 127

2020
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Economic Complexity (ECI)
: ECI 1.34, Rnk 15 / 127

2020
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GDP
: $3.85T, CURRENT US$
Rnk 4 / 195

2010-2020
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GDP GROWTH
: 13.3%, CURRENT US$
Rnk 133 / 195

2020
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 GDP
: $2.63T, CURRENT US$
Rnk 7 / 195

2010-2020
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GDP GROWTH
: -0.47%, CURRENT US$
Rnk 160 / 195

2020
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GDP PC 
: $46,208, CURRENT US$
Rnk 19 / 195

2010-2020
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GDP PC GROWTH
: 11.3%, CURRENT US$
Rnk 107 / 195

2020
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GDP PC
: $39,030, CURRENT US$
Rnk 27 / 195

2010-2020
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GDP PC GROWTH
: -3.96%, CURRENT US$
Rnk 149 / 195

Germany-France In 2020, Germany exported $101B to France. The main products that Germany exported to France are Cars ($8.26B), Aircraft Parts ($3.86B), and Packaged Medicaments ($3.19B). During the last 25 years the exports of Germany to France have increased at an annualized rate of 2.2%, from $58.7B in 1995 to $101B in 2020.

In 2020, Germany exported services to France worth $18.1B, with Other business services ($6.75B), Royalties and license fees ($3.93B), and Travel ($2.14B) being the largest in terms of value.

France-Germany In 2020, France exported $65.2B to Germany. The main products that France exported to Germany were Cars ($4.72B), Motor vehicles; parts and accessories (8701 to 8705) ($2.9B), and Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft ($2.66B). During the last 25 years the exports of France to Germany have increased at an annualized rate of 1.17%, from $48.8B in 1995 to $65.2B in 2020.

In 2020, France exported services to Germany worth $22.1B, with Other business services ($8.93B), Travel ($4.01B), and Transportation ($4B) being the largest in terms of value.

Comparison In 2020,  Germany ranked 4 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.88), and 3 in total exports ($1.33T). That same year, France ranked 15 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.34), and 8 in total exports ($472B).

Historical Data

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Bilateral Trade by Products

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Depth
Value

In 2020, Germany exported $101B to France. The main products exported from Germany to France were Cars ($8.26B), Aircraft Parts ($3.86B), and Packaged Medicaments ($3.19B). During the last 25 years the exports of Germany to France have increased at an annualized rate of 2.2%, from $58.7B in 1995 to $101B in 2020.

In 2020, France exported $65.2B to Germany. The main products exported from France to Germany were Cars ($4.72B), Motor vehicles; parts and accessories (8701 to 8705) ($2.9B), and Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft ($2.66B). During the last 25 years the exports of France to Germany have increased at an annualized rate of 1.17%, from $48.8B in 1995 to $65.2B in 2020.

Market Competitiveness

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Measure

Germany
Top Destination
: United States, $116B

France
Top Destination
: Germany, $65.2B

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

In 2019, countries that imported more from Germany than France were China ($106B), United States ($116B), and Netherlands ($84.8B).

In 2019, countries that imported more from France than Germany were Algeria ($4.71B), Morocco ($4.7B), and Tunisia ($2.9B).

Comparative Advantage Germany - France

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Flow

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

During 2020, Germany had a large net trade with France in the exports of Machines ($24.5B), Transportation ($21.6B), and Chemical Products ($13.2B).

During 2020, France had a large net trade with Germany in the exports of Transportation ($14.6B), Machines ($13.7B), and Chemical Products ($9.79B).

Bilateral Service Trade

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In 2020, Germany exported services to France worth $18.1B, with Other business services ($6.75B), Royalties and license fees ($3.93B), and Travel ($2.14B) being the largest in terms of value.

In 2020, France exported services to Germany worth $22.1B, with Other business services ($8.93B), Travel ($4.01B), and Transportation ($4B) 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 yellow.  This mean that the more blue a dot/product is, the more Germany has comparative advantage over France. Similarly, the more yellow a dot/product is, the more France has comparative advantage over Germany.