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About

Germany-Iran In 2021, Germany exported $1.64B to Iran. The main products that Germany exported to Iran are Barley ($184M), Vaccines, blood, antisera, toxins and cultures ($132M), and Wheat ($115M). During the last 26 years the exports of Germany to Iran have increased at an annualized rate of 0.59%, from $1.41B in 1995 to $1.64B in 2021.

In 2009, Germany exported services to Iran worth $1.1B, with Services not allocated ($549M), Other business services ($248M), and Construction services ($118M) being the largest in terms of value.

Iran-Germany In 2021, Iran exported $350M to Germany. The main products that Iran exported to Germany were Other Nuts ($136M), Animal Organs ($55.3M), and Vaccines, blood, antisera, toxins and cultures ($36.1M). During the last 26 years the exports of Iran to Germany have decreased at an annualized rate of 3.01%, from $775M in 1995 to $350M in 2021.

In 2021, Iran did not export any services to Germany.

Comparison In 2021,  Germany ranked 5 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.81), and 3 in total exports ($1.56T). That same year, Iran ranked 67 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI -0.091), and 85 in total exports ($14B).

Historical Data

Bilateral Trade by Products

Depth
Value

In 2021, Germany exported $1.64B to Iran. The main products exported from Germany to Iran were Barley ($184M), Vaccines, blood, antisera, toxins and cultures ($132M), and Wheat ($115M). During the last 26 years the exports of Germany to Iran have increased at an annualized rate of 0.59%, from $1.41B in 1995 to $1.64B in 2021.

In 2021, Iran exported $350M to Germany. The main products exported from Iran to Germany were Other Nuts ($136M), Animal Organs ($55.3M), and Vaccines, blood, antisera, toxins and cultures ($36.1M). During the last 26 years the exports of Iran to Germany have decreased at an annualized rate of 3.01%, from $775M in 1995 to $350M in 2021.

Exports from Germany (Flag) to Iran (Flag) (2021)

Exports from Iran (Flag) to Germany (Flag) (2021)

Market Competitiveness

Color
Germany
Top Destination
United States$135B
Iran
Top Destination
China$5.94B

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

In 2021, countries that imported more from Germany than Iran were United States ($135B), France ($119B), and China ($121B).

In 2021, countries that imported more from Iran than Germany were Armenia ($406M) and Tajikistan ($75.7M).

Difference in imports from Iran (Flag) and Germany (Flag) (2021)

Comparative Advantage Germany - Iran

Flow
Scale

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

During 2021, Germany had a large net trade with Iran in the exports of Chemical Products ($472M), Machines ($431M), and Vegetable Products ($324M).

During 2021, Iran had a large net trade with Germany in the exports of Vegetable Products ($175M), Animal Products ($55.3M), and Chemical Products ($38.4M).

Service Trade

Bilateral Service Trade

In 2009, Germany exported services to Iran worth $1.1B, with Services not allocated ($549M), Other business services ($248M), and Construction services ($118M) being the largest in terms of value.

Service trade data is presented based on availability.

Services Exports from Germany (Flag) to Iran (Flag) (2009)

Economic Complexity

Competitive Landscape

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 Iran. Similarly, the more yellow a dot/product is, the more Iran has comparative advantage over Germany.

Product Space of Germany (Flag) and Iran (Flag) (2021)

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