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$3.12TCURRENT US$
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17.1%CURRENT US$
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$180BCURRENT US$
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7.09%CURRENT US$
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$46,586CURRENT US$
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10.5%CURRENT US$
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$66,838CURRENT US$
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About

United Kingdom-Qatar In 2021, United Kingdom exported $1.9B to Qatar. The main products that United Kingdom exported to Qatar are Gas Turbines ($712M), Cars ($116M), and Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft ($79M). During the last 26 years the exports of United Kingdom to Qatar have increased at an annualized rate of 8.8%, from $212M in 1995 to $1.9B in 2021.

In 2021, United Kingdom did not export any services to Qatar.

Qatar-United Kingdom In 2021, Qatar exported $4.79B to United Kingdom. The main products that Qatar exported to United Kingdom were Petroleum Gas ($4.71B), Refined Petroleum ($50.5M), and Ethylene Polymers ($9.48M). During the last 26 years the exports of Qatar to United Kingdom have increased at an annualized rate of 23.7%, from $18.9M in 1995 to $4.79B in 2021.

In 2021, Qatar did not export any services to United Kingdom.

Comparison In 2021,  United Kingdom ranked 11 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.43), and 13 in total exports ($420B). That same year, Qatar ranked 70 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI -0.17), and 40 in total exports ($94.7B).

Historical Data

Bilateral Trade by Products

Depth
Value

In 2021, United Kingdom exported $1.9B to Qatar. The main products exported from United Kingdom to Qatar were Gas Turbines ($712M), Cars ($116M), and Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft ($79M). During the last 26 years the exports of United Kingdom to Qatar have increased at an annualized rate of 8.8%, from $212M in 1995 to $1.9B in 2021.

In 2021, Qatar exported $4.79B to United Kingdom. The main products exported from Qatar to United Kingdom were Petroleum Gas ($4.71B), Refined Petroleum ($50.5M), and Ethylene Polymers ($9.48M). During the last 26 years the exports of Qatar to United Kingdom have increased at an annualized rate of 23.7%, from $18.9M in 1995 to $4.79B in 2021.

Exports from United Kingdom (Flag) to Qatar (Flag) (2021)

Exports from Qatar (Flag) to United Kingdom (Flag) (2021)

Market Competitiveness

Color
United Kingdom
Top Destination
United States$56.1B
Qatar
Top Destination
China$12B

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

In 2021, countries that imported more from United Kingdom than Qatar were United States ($56.1B), Germany ($39.5B), and Netherlands ($34.6B).

In 2021, countries that imported more from Qatar than United Kingdom were Pakistan ($4.8B), India ($10.3B), and Japan ($10.7B).

Difference in imports from Qatar (Flag) and United Kingdom (Flag) (2021)

Comparative Advantage United Kingdom - Qatar

Flow
Scale

This chart compares trade between United Kingdom and Qatar by product, considering products traded by both, United Kingdom and Qatar.

During 2021, United Kingdom had a large net trade with Qatar in the exports of Machines ($1.03B), Transportation ($235M), and Instruments ($140M).

During 2021, Qatar had a large net trade with United Kingdom in the exports of Mineral Products ($4.76B), Plastics and Rubbers ($10.2M), and Machines ($5.28M).

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 United Kingdom has comparative advantage over Qatar. Similarly, the more yellow a dot/product is, the more Qatar has comparative advantage over United Kingdom.

Product Space of United Kingdom (Flag) and Qatar (Flag) (2021)

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