Flag United States / Ireland Flag

Exports Flag β†’ Flag  (2018): $17.7B, Rnk 19 / 215

Top Product Flag β†’ Flag (2018): $8.73B, Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft

Exports Flag β†’ Flag (2018): $49.3B, Rnk 1 / 201

Top Product Flag β†’ Flag (2018): $13.3B, Blood, antisera, vaccines, toxins and cultures

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI 1.57, Rnk 9 / 137

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI 1.35, Rnk 17 / 137

GDP Flag (2018): $20.5T, CURRENT US$
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GDP GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 39.6%, CURRENT US$
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GDP Flag (2018): $382B, CURRENT US$
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GDP GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 39.1%, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC Flag (2018): $62,795, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 29.8%, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC Flag (2018): $78,806, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 28.6%, CURRENT US$
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United States-Ireland: In 2018, United States exported $17.7B to Ireland. The main products exported from United States to Ireland were Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft ($8.73B), Blood, antisera, vaccines, toxins and cultures ($1.2B), and Packaged Medicaments ($656M). During the last 23 years the exports of United States to Ireland have increased at an annualized rate of 5.43%, from $5.25B in 1995 to $17.7B in 2018. In 2011, United States exported services to Ireland worth $17.5B, with Royalties and license fees ($14.7B), Travel ($1.1B), and Transportation ($625M) being the largest in terms of value.

Ireland-United States: In 2018, Ireland exported $49.3B to United States. The main products exported from Ireland to United States were Blood, antisera, vaccines, toxins and cultures ($13.3B), Packaged Medicaments ($11.2B), and Nitrogen Heterocyclic Compounds ($4.97B). During the last 23 years the exports of Ireland to United States have increased at an annualized rate of 11.3%, from $4.16B in 1995 to $49.3B in 2018. In 2009, Ireland exported services to United States worth $12.5B, with Services not allocated ($6.24B), Insurance services ($2.03B), and Other business services ($1.24B) being the largest in terms of value.

Comparison: In 2018, United States ranked 9 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.57), and 3 in total exports ($1.44T). That same year, Ireland ranked 17 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.35), and 31 in total exports ($175B). In terms of GDP Per Capita, United States was ranked 10 with a GDP Per Capita of $62,795, and Ireland was ranked 6 with a GDP Per Capita of $78,806.

Bilateral Trade by Products

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In 2018, United States exported $17.7B to Ireland. The main products exported from United States to Ireland were Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft ($8.73B), Blood, antisera, vaccines, toxins and cultures ($1.2B), and Packaged Medicaments ($656M). During the last 23 years the exports of United States to Ireland have increased at an annualized rate of 5.43%, from $5.25B in 1995 to $17.7B in 2018.

In 2018, Ireland exported $49.3B to United States. The main products exported from Ireland to United States were Blood, antisera, vaccines, toxins and cultures ($13.3B), Packaged Medicaments ($11.2B), and Nitrogen Heterocyclic Compounds ($4.97B). During the last 23 years the exports of Ireland to United States have increased at an annualized rate of 11.3%, from $4.16B in 1995 to $49.3B in 2018.

Market Competitiveness

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United States
Top Destination
: Mexico, $237B

Ireland
Top Destination
: United States, $49.3B

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

In 2018, countries that imported more from United States than Ireland were Mexico ($237B), Canada ($190B), and China ($119B).

In 2018, countries that imported more from Ireland than United States were Syria ($13.2M), Maldives ($49.8M), and Guam ($807k).

Comparative Advantage United States - Ireland

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This chart compares trade between United States and Ireland by product, considering products traded by both, United States and Ireland.

During 2018, United States had a large net trade with Ireland in the exports of Transportation ($8.79B), Chemical Products ($3.7B), and Machines ($2.27B).

During 2018, Ireland had a large net trade with United States in the exports of Chemical Products ($38.6B), Instruments ($5.36B), and Machines ($2.33B).

Tariff Section

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

In 2018, the products from United States that paid the highest import tariffs to enter Ireland were Tobacco: smoking, other than water pipe tobacco, whether or not containing tobacco substitutes in any proportion (350%) and Homogenized or reconstituted tobacco (350%).

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

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*The tariffs present between United States and Ireland are:
136: Most Favoured Nation duty rate treatement
136: Most Favoured Nation duty rate treatement

Trade Forecasts

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

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Bilateral Service Trade

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In 2011, United States exported services to Ireland worth $17.5B, with Royalties and license fees ($14.7B), Travel ($1.1B), and Transportation ($625M) being the largest in terms of value.

In 2009, Ireland exported services to United States worth $12.5B, with Services not allocated ($6.24B), Insurance services ($2.03B), and Other business services ($1.24B) 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 United States has comparative advantage over Ireland. Similarly, the more red a dot/product is, the more Ireland has comparative advantage over United States.