Overview: In 2019 Ireland was the number 31 economy in the world in terms of GDP (current US$), the number 28 in total exports, the number 40 in total imports,
the number 5 economy in terms of GDP per capita (current US$) and the number 19 most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI)
Exports: The top exports of Ireland are Blood, antisera, vaccines, toxins and cultures ($32.6B), Nitrogen Heterocyclic Compounds ($27.8B), Packaged Medicaments ($27.8B), Integrated Circuits ($10B), and Scented Mixtures ($8.68B), exporting mostly to United States ($53.7B), Belgium ($19B), Germany ($18.5B), United Kingdom ($17.7B), and China ($10.2B).
In 2019, Ireland was the world's biggest exporter of Nitrogen Heterocyclic Compounds ($27.8B), Scented Mixtures ($8.68B), Sulfonamides ($4.68B), and Nucleic Acids ($4.43B)
Imports: The top imports of Ireland are Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft ($7.64B), Computers ($3.74B), Packaged Medicaments ($3.35B), Refined Petroleum ($3.35B), and Blood, antisera, vaccines, toxins and cultures ($3.28B), importing mostly from United Kingdom ($26.9B), United States ($14.4B), Germany ($8.77B), Netherlands ($4.67B), and France ($4.45B).
Location: Ireland borders United Kingdom by land.