Overview: In April 2021 United Kingdom exported £568M and imported £513M from Hong Kong, resulting in a positive trade balance of £55.6M. Between April 2020 and April 2021 the exports of United Kingdom have decreased by £-297M (-34.3%) from £865M to £568M, while imports increased by £49.2M (10.6%) from £463M to £513M.
Trade: In April 2021, the top exports of United Kingdom to Hong Kong were Platinum (£94.9M), Gold (£74.2M), Gas Turbines (£70M), Jewellery (£30.5M), and Paintings (£24.6M). In April 2021 the top imports of United Kingdom from Hong Kong were Telephones (£73.2M), Silver (£71.3M), Computers (£53.9M), Gas Turbines (£25M), and Office Machine Parts (£10.3M).
Origins: In April 2021 the exports of United Kingdom were mainly from London Heathrow Airport (£400M), East Midlands Airport (£59M), Southampton (£22.1M), Felixstowe (£18.8M), and London Gateway (£18.4M), while imports destinations were mainly London Heathrow Airport (£243M), Felixstowe (£63.7M), Southampton (£55.7M), East Midlands Airport (£28.5M), and Manchester Airport (£19.9M).
Growth: In April 2021, the decrease in United Kingdom's year-by-year exports to Hong Kong was explained primarily by an decrease in product exports in Gas Turbines (£-266M or -79.2%), Platinum (£-101M or -51.6%), and Transmissions (£-14M or -70.1%). In April 2021, the increase in United Kingdom's year-by-year imports from Hong Kong was explained primarily by an increase in product imports in Gas Turbines (£19.6M or 364%), Diamonds (£6.64M or 2.52k%), and Jewellery (£4.91M or 182%).