Flag Germany / Ireland Flag

Exports FlagFlag  (2018): $14.2B, Rnk 24 / 216

Top Product FlagFlag (2018): $5.52B, Unpackaged Medicaments

Exports FlagFlag (2018): $12.7B, Rnk 4 / 201

Top Product FlagFlag (2018): $2.88B, Packaged Medicaments

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI 1.9, Rnk 4 / 137

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI 1.35, Rnk 17 / 137

GDP Flag (2018): $3.95T, CURRENT US$
Rnk 4 / 196

GDP GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 5.83%, CURRENT US$
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GDP Flag (2018): $382B, CURRENT US$
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GDP GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 39.1%, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC Flag (2018): $47,603, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 4.79%, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC Flag (2018): $78,806, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 28.6%, CURRENT US$
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Germany-Ireland: In 2018, Germany exported $14.2B to Ireland. The main products exported from Germany to Ireland were Unpackaged Medicaments ($5.52B), Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft ($927M), and Computers ($770M). During the last 23 years the exports of Germany to Ireland have increased at an annualized rate of 8.14%, from $2.34B in 1995 to $14.2B in 2018. In 2016, Germany exported services to Ireland worth $4.84B, with Other business services ($2.33B), Financial services ($741M), and Computer and information services ($626M) being the largest in terms of value.

Ireland-Germany: In 2018, Ireland exported $12.7B to Germany. The main products exported from Ireland to Germany were Packaged Medicaments ($2.88B), Nitrogen Heterocyclic Compounds ($1.48B), and Blood, antisera, vaccines, toxins and cultures ($1.23B). During the last 23 years the exports of Ireland to Germany have increased at an annualized rate of 3.65%, from $5.59B in 1995 to $12.7B in 2018. In 2009, Ireland exported services to Germany worth $19.2B, with Services not allocated ($9.61B), Computer and information services ($5.66B), and Other business services ($2.29B) being the largest in terms of value.

Comparison: In 2018, Germany ranked 4 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.9), and 2 in total exports ($1.5T). That same year, Ireland ranked 17 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.35), and 31 in total exports ($175B). In terms of GDP Per Capita, Germany was ranked 18 with a GDP Per Capita of $47,603, and Ireland was ranked 6 with a GDP Per Capita of $78,806.

Bilateral Trade by Products

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In 2018, Germany exported $14.2B to Ireland. The main products exported from Germany to Ireland were Unpackaged Medicaments ($5.52B), Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft ($927M), and Computers ($770M). During the last 23 years the exports of Germany to Ireland have increased at an annualized rate of 8.14%, from $2.34B in 1995 to $14.2B in 2018.

In 2018, Ireland exported $12.7B to Germany. The main products exported from Ireland to Germany were Packaged Medicaments ($2.88B), Nitrogen Heterocyclic Compounds ($1.48B), and Blood, antisera, vaccines, toxins and cultures ($1.23B). During the last 23 years the exports of Ireland to Germany have increased at an annualized rate of 3.65%, from $5.59B in 1995 to $12.7B in 2018.

Market Competitiveness

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Germany
Top Destination
: United States, $132B

Ireland
Top Destination
: United States, $49.3B

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

In 2018, countries that imported more from Germany than Ireland were France ($121B), China ($109B), and Netherlands ($93.6B).

In 2018, countries that imported more from Ireland than Germany were Fiji ($46.1M) and Tokelau ($1.44M).

Comparative Advantage Germany - Ireland

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

During 2018, Germany had a large net trade with Ireland in the exports of Chemical Products ($6.92B), Machines ($2.84B), and Transportation ($1.63B).

During 2018, Ireland had a large net trade with Germany in the exports of Chemical Products ($7.82B), Machines ($1.92B), and Instruments ($927M).

Trade Forecasts

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This section shows a forecast for total trade between Germany and Ireland. The forecast is based on a long short-term memory model or LSTM constructed using yearly trade data.

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Bilateral Service Trade

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In 2016, Germany exported services to Ireland worth $4.84B, with Other business services ($2.33B), Financial services ($741M), and Computer and information services ($626M) being the largest in terms of value.

In 2009, Ireland exported services to Germany worth $19.2B, with Services not allocated ($9.61B), Computer and information services ($5.66B), and Other business services ($2.29B) 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 Ireland. Similarly, the more red a dot/product is, the more Ireland has comparative advantage over Germany.