2022
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GDP
$4.07TCURRENT US$
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2012-2022
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GDP GROWTH
15.5%CURRENT US$
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2022
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$3.39TCURRENT US$
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2012-2022
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85.2%CURRENT US$
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$48,432CURRENT US$
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10.4%CURRENT US$
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$2,389CURRENT US$
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66.6%CURRENT US$
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Germany-India Trade: In 2022, Germany exported $12.1B to India. The main products that Germany exported to India were Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft ($1.99B), Motor vehicles; parts and accessories (8701 to 8705) ($457M), and Machinery Having Individual Functions ($416M). Over the past 5 years the exports of Germany to India have increased at an annualized rate of 31.3%, from $3.11B in 2017 to $12.1B in 2022.

In 2020, Germany exported services to India worth $2.77B, with Transportation ($1.12B), Computer and information services ($689M), and Other business services ($488M) being the largest in terms of value.

India-Germany Trade: In 2022, India exported $9.09B to Germany. The main products that India exported to Germany were Broadcasting Equipment ($476M), Motor vehicles; parts and accessories (8701 to 8705) ($384M), and Transmissions ($303M). Over the past 5 years the exports of India to Germany have increased at an annualized rate of 31.4%,  from $2.32B in 2017 to $9.09B in 2022.

In 2022, India did not export any services to Germany.

Comparison: In 2022,  Germany ranked 5 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.78), and 3 in total exports ($1.6T). That same year, India ranked 40 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 0.64), and 15 in total exports ($468B).

Historical Data

Bilateral Trade by Products

Depth
Value

In 2022, Germany exported $12.1B to India. The main products exported from Germany to India were Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft ($1.99B), Motor vehicles; parts and accessories (8701 to 8705) ($457M), and Machinery Having Individual Functions ($416M). During the last 5 years the exports of Germany to India have increased at an annualized rate of 31.3%, from $3.11B in 2017 to $12.1B in 2022.

In 2017, India exported $9.09B to Germany. The main products exported from India to Germany were Broadcasting Equipment ($476M), Motor vehicles; parts and accessories (8701 to 8705) ($384M), and Transmissions ($303M). During the last 22 years the exports of India to Germany have increased at an annualized rate of 31.4%, from $2.32B in 1995 to $9.09B in 2017.

Exports from Germany (Flag) to India (Flag) (2022)

Exports from India (Flag) to Germany (Flag) (2022)

Market Competitiveness

Color
Germany
Top Destination
United States$153B
India
Top Destination
United States$82.9B

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

In 2022, countries that imported more from Germany than India included France ($120B), China ($109B), and Netherlands ($109B).

In 2022, countries that imported more from India than Germany included United Arab Emirates ($31.6B), Bangladesh ($13.8B), and Nepal ($8.66B).

Difference in imports from India (Flag) and Germany (Flag) (2022)

Comparative Advantage Germany - India

Flow
Scale

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

During 2022, Germany had a large net trade with India in the exports of Machines ($6.06B), Transportation ($2.7B), and Chemical Products ($1.87B).

During 2017, India had a large net trade with Germany in the exports of Machines ($2.96B), Chemical Products ($2.12B), and Textiles ($1.86B).

Economic Complexity

Competitive Landscape

This visualization shows the product space at the HS4 level with the flags of Germany and India. This means that a dot/product with the flag of Germany indicates it has a comparative advantage over India. Similarly, a dot/product with the flag of India indicates it has a comparative advantage over Germany.

Product Space of Germany (Flag) and India (Flag) (2022)

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