Flag Germany / Iran Flag

Exports Flag β†’ Flag  (2018): $3B, Rnk 53 / 216

Top Product Flag β†’ Flag (2018): $232M, Air Pumps

Exports Flag β†’ Flag (2018): $479M, Rnk 16 / 116

Top Product Flag β†’ Flag (2018): $136M, Other Nuts

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

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI -0.046, Rnk 67 / 137

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

GDP GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 5.83%, CURRENT US$
Rnk 153 / 196

GDP PC Flag (2018): $47,603, CURRENT US$
Rnk 18 / 196

GDP PC GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 4.79%, CURRENT US$
Rnk 131 / 196

Germany-Iran: In 2018, Germany exported $3B to Iran. The main products exported from Germany to Iran were Air Pumps ($232M), Blood, antisera, vaccines, toxins and cultures ($154M), and Packaged Medicaments ($139M). During the last 23 years the exports of Germany to Iran have increased at an annualized rate of 3.35%, from $1.41B in 1995 to $3B in 2018. 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 2018, Iran exported $479M to Germany. The main products exported from Iran to Germany were Other Nuts ($136M), Crude Petroleum ($124M), and Animal Organs ($42M). During the last 23 years the exports of Iran to Germany have decreased at an annualized rate of 2.11%, from $782M in 1995 to $479M in 2018.

Comparison: In 2018, Germany ranked 4 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.9), and 2 in total exports ($1.5T). That same year, Iran ranked 67 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI -0.046), and 48 in total exports ($62.6B). In terms of GDP Per Capita, Germany was ranked 18 with a GDP Per Capita of $47,603, while Iran has no data regarding GDP Per Capita in 2018.

Bilateral Trade by Products

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In 2018, Germany exported $3B to Iran. The main products exported from Germany to Iran were Air Pumps ($232M), Blood, antisera, vaccines, toxins and cultures ($154M), and Packaged Medicaments ($139M). During the last 23 years the exports of Germany to Iran have increased at an annualized rate of 3.35%, from $1.41B in 1995 to $3B in 2018.

In 2018, Iran exported $479M to Germany. The main products exported from Iran to Germany were Other Nuts ($136M), Crude Petroleum ($124M), and Animal Organs ($42M). During the last 23 years the exports of Iran to Germany have decreased at an annualized rate of 2.11%, from $782M in 1995 to $479M in 2018.

Market Competitiveness

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Germany
Top Destination
: United States, $132B

Iran
Top Destination
: China, $18.9B

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 2018, countries that imported more from Germany than Iran were United States ($132B), France ($121B), and Netherlands ($93.6B).

In 2018, countries that imported more from Iran than Germany were Afghanistan ($908M) and Armenia ($253M).

Comparative Advantage Germany - Iran

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

During 2018, Germany had a large net trade with Iran in the exports of Machines ($1.49B), Chemical Products ($608M), and Transportation ($204M).

During 2018, Iran had a large net trade with Germany in the exports of Vegetable Products ($180M), Mineral Products ($138M), and Animal Products ($42M).

Tariff Section

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This sections shows import tariffs for products traded between Germany and Iran (using the HS6 product classification and the last year reported).

In 2017, the products from Germany that paid the highest import tariffs to enter Iran were Sugar beet (178%) and Whey (173%).

In 2011, the products from Iran that paid the highest import tariffs to enter Germany were Wine lees, argol (400%) and Poppy seeds (200%).

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*The tariffs present between Germany and Iran are:
122: EU preferential tariff for sugar producing countries
136: Most Favoured Nation duty rate treatement

Trade Forecasts

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

To create custom forecast, or modify the parameters of the forecasting model, visit our Forecast Section.

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Bilateral Service Trade

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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.

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