Overview: In January 2021 Saxony-Anhalt exported €1.35B and imported €1.31B, resulting in a positive trade balance of €40.4M. Between January 2020 and January 2021 the exports of Saxony-Anhalt have decreased by $-43.2M (-3.11%) from €1.39B to €1.35B, while imports decreased by €-84.5M (-6.08%) from €1.39B to €1.31B.
Trade: In January 2021, the top exports of Saxony-Anhalt were Pharmaceutical products (€123M), Plastics (€109M), Other prefabricated chemicals (€90.6M), Other chemical final products (€89.5M), and Semi-finished products of aluminium (€72.1M). In January 2021 the top imports of Saxony-Anhalt were Petroleum oil and petroleum gases (€233M), Pharmaceutical products (€113M), Estimations for non-response (€80.2M), Plastics (€52.4M), and Other prefabricated chemicals (€52.2M).
Destinations: In January 2021, Saxony-Anhalt exported mostly to Poland (€139M), France (€112M), Netherlands (€103M), Italy (€91M), and United Kingdom (€84M), and imported mostly from Russia (€258M), Poland (€135M), Netherlands (€129M), China (€115M), and Belgium (€70.6M).
Growth: In January 2021, the decrease in Saxony-Anhalt's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an decrease in exports to China (€-25.6M or -33.4%), Sweden (€-16.7M or -53%), and Netherlands (€-15.4M or -13%), and product exports decrease in Machinery for electricity production, distribution (€-20.5M or -70.7%), Mineral oil products (€-14M or -22.8%), and Chassis, bodies, engines etc. for motor... (€-11.6M or -16.7%). In January 2021, the decrease in Saxony-Anhalt's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by an decrease in imports from Russia (€-75.7M or -22.7%), Sweden (€-17.5M or -21.1%), and United Kingdom (€-11.8M or -59%), and product imports decrease in Petroleum oil and petroleum gases (€-68M or -22.6%), Pharmaceutical products (€-37.9M or -25.1%), and Copper and copper alloys, incl. waste,... (€-16.5M or -24.2%).