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$2.96TCURRENT US$
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3.24%CURRENT US$
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$4.26TCURRENT US$
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13.6%CURRENT US$
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$43,659CURRENT US$
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-0.43%CURRENT US$
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$51,204CURRENT US$
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9.63%CURRENT US$
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About

France-Germany In 2021, France exported $74.1B to Germany. The main products that France exported to Germany are Cars ($4.71B), Motor vehicles; parts and accessories (8701 to 8705) ($3.09B), and Packaged Medicaments ($2.11B). During the last 26 years the exports of France to Germany have increased at an annualized rate of 1.62%, from $48.8B in 1995 to $74.1B in 2021.

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.

Germany-France In 2021, Germany exported $119B to France. The main products that Germany exported to France were Cars ($9.21B), Packaged Medicaments ($3.52B), and Vaccines, blood, antisera, toxins and cultures ($3.22B). During the last 26 years the exports of Germany to France have increased at an annualized rate of 2.75%, from $58.7B in 1995 to $119B in 2021.

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.

Comparison In 2021,  France ranked 15 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.35), and 8 in total exports ($569B). That same year, Germany ranked 5 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.81), and 3 in total exports ($1.56T).

Historical Data

Bilateral Trade by Products

Depth
Value

In 2021, France exported $74.1B to Germany. The main products exported from France to Germany were Cars ($4.71B), Motor vehicles; parts and accessories (8701 to 8705) ($3.09B), and Packaged Medicaments ($2.11B). During the last 26 years the exports of France to Germany have increased at an annualized rate of 1.62%, from $48.8B in 1995 to $74.1B in 2021.

In 2021, Germany exported $119B to France. The main products exported from Germany to France were Cars ($9.21B), Packaged Medicaments ($3.52B), and Vaccines, blood, antisera, toxins and cultures ($3.22B). During the last 26 years the exports of Germany to France have increased at an annualized rate of 2.75%, from $58.7B in 1995 to $119B in 2021.

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

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

Latest Data

Trade between France (Flag) and Germany (Flag)

France Exports

Germany Exports

Market Competitiveness

Color
France
Top Destination
Germany$74.1B
Germany
Top Destination
United States$135B

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

In 2021, countries that imported more from France than Germany were Ireland ($12.5B), Morocco ($5.42B), and Algeria ($4.35B).

In 2021, countries that imported more from Germany than France were United States ($135B), China ($121B), and Netherlands ($100B).

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

Comparative Advantage France - Germany

Flow
Scale

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

During 2021, France had a large net trade with Germany in the exports of Machines ($14.7B), Transportation ($13.4B), and Chemical Products ($11.5B).

During 2021, Germany had a large net trade with France in the exports of Machines ($28.6B), Transportation ($21.1B), and Chemical Products ($16.5B).

Service Trade

Bilateral Service Trade

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.

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.

Service trade data is presented based on availability.

Services Exports from France (Flag) to Germany (Flag) (2020)

Services Exports from Germany (Flag) to France (Flag) (2020)

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

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

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