2022
Exports
$694MWorld Rnk 19 / 225
Flag Rnk 56 / 96
2022
PRODUCT COMPLEXITY IN Used clothes & textile articles
-0.37Rnk 664 / 1025
2022
Imports
$1.26BWorld Rnk 13 / 226
Flag Rnk 50 / 96
2022
ECONOMIC COMPLEXITY of Belgium
1.25Rnk 19 / 133

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Exports In 2022, Belgium exported $694M in Used clothes & textile articles, making it the 19th largest exporter of Used clothes & textile articles in the world. At the same year, Used clothes & textile articles was the 56th most exported product in Belgium. The main destination of Used clothes & textile articles exports from Belgium are: France ($219M), Netherlands ($111M), Germany ($54.7M), Cameroon ($28M), and Czechia ($20.2M).

The fastest growing export markets for Used clothes & textile articles of Belgium between 2021 and 2022 were Gabon ($2.37M), Turkey ($2.17M), and United Arab Emirates ($2.02M).

Imports In 2022, Belgium imported $1.26B in Used clothes & textile articles, becoming the 13th largest importer of Used clothes & textile articles in the world. At the same year, Used clothes & textile articles was the 50th most imported product in Belgium. Belgium imports Used clothes & textile articles primarily from: Netherlands ($243M), China ($205M), Pakistan ($175M), Germany ($145M), and France ($97.1M).

The fastest growing import markets in Used clothes & textile articles for Belgium between 2021 and 2022 were India ($9.91M), Vietnam ($3.13M), and Luxembourg ($3.13M).

COMPANIES In 2023, leading companies such as IKEA Group (51), Sobel Westex (3), and L'Oreal (2) were at the forefront of shipping Used clothes & textile articles from Belgium to the United States.

Latest Trends

March 2024

Subnational Monthly Trade

Time Scale
Flow
Color
EXPORT GROWTH (March 2023 - March 2024)€-10.6M(-19%)
IMPORT GROWTH (March 2023 - March 2024)€-7.48M(-12%)
MAIN DESTINATION (March 2024)France€12M

This section shows Used clothes & textile articles's exports and imports data at subnational level for Belgium. Click any date in the line plot, any subnational region in the geomap, or any destination or origin country to explore the exports or imports behavior of Used clothes & textile articles over time.

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Historical Data

Trade Balance

Color
EXPORTS (2022)$694M
IMPORTS (2022)$1.26B
NET TRADE (2022)-$568M

In 2022, Belgium exported $694M in Used clothes & textile articles. The main destinations of Belgium exports on Used clothes & textile articles were France ($219M), Netherlands ($111M), Germany ($54.7M), Cameroon ($28M), and Czechia ($20.2M).

In 2022, Belgium imported $1.26B in Used clothes & textile articles, mainly from Netherlands ($243M), China ($205M), Pakistan ($175M), Germany ($145M), and France ($97.1M).

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Export Destinations (2022)

Import Origins (2022)

Market Growth

Flow
THE FASTEST GROWING Used clothes & textile articles EXPORT MARKETS FOR Belgium WERE (2021 - 2022):
Gabon$2.37M (33.4%)
Turkey$2.17M (28.5%)
United Arab Emirates$2.02M (27.6%)
THE FASTEST DECLINING MARKETS FOR THE EXPORT OF Used clothes & textile articles BY Belgium WERE (2021 - 2022):
France-$59.9M (-21.5%)
Netherlands-$25.5M (-18.7%)
Russia-$6.94M (-73.1%)

Change in Exports by Market (2021 - 2022)

Market Concentration

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In 2022, Belgium's main exporting competitors in Used clothes & textile articles were:
China $38.2B
India $6.37B
In 2022, Belgium's main importing competitors in Used clothes & textile articles were:

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Trade Value of Used clothes & textile articles by Exporters

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