Overview: This page contains the latest international trade data for Ireland, including service trade data, and tariffs. In 2018 Ireland was the number 30 economy in the world in terms of GDP (current US$), the number 31 in total exports, the number 36 in total imports, and the number 17 most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2018, Ireland exported $175B and imported $98.9B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $76.2B. In 2018, Ireland's exports per capita were $36k and its imports per capita were $20.3k.
Trade: The top exports of Ireland are Blood, antisera, vaccines, toxins and cultures ($32.9B), Packaged Medicaments ($28.1B), Nitrogen Heterocyclic Compounds ($17.6B), Scented Mixtures ($8.75B), and Medical Instruments ($6.61B). The top imports of Ireland are Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft ($11.1B), Unpackaged Medicaments ($6.56B), Computers ($3.87B), Packaged Medicaments ($3.27B), and Refined Petroleum ($3.26B).
Destinations: Ireland exports mostly to United States ($49.3B), United Kingdom ($18.5B), Belgium-Luxembourg ($17B), Germany ($12.7B), and Switzerland ($8.74B), and imports mostly from United Kingdom ($27.4B), United States ($17.7B), Germany ($14.2B), Netherlands ($4.54B), and France ($4.4B).
Location: Ireland borders United Kingdom by land.