Overview In May 2021 Barcelona exported €5.2B and imported €5.75B, resulting in a negative trade balance of €552M. Between May 2020 and May 2021 the exports of Barcelona have increased by $1.85B (55.1%) from €3.35B to €5.2B, while imports increased by €1.77B (44.4%) from €3.98B to €5.75B.
Trade In May 2021, the top exports of Barcelona were Cars (€656M), Packaged Medicaments (€420M), Vehicle Parts (€146M), Pig Meat (€139M), and Perfumes (€108M). In May 2021 the top imports of Barcelona were Cars (€335M), Vehicle Parts (€223M), Nitrogen Heterocyclic Compounds (€220M), Packaged Medicaments (€213M), and Refined Petroleum (€152M).
Destinations In May 2021, Barcelona exported mostly to France (€758M), Germany (€543M), Italy (€458M), Switzerland (€319M), and Portugal (€314M), and imported mostly from Germany (€894M), China (€695M), France (€521M), Italy (€486M), and Netherlands (€289M).
Growth In May 2021, the increase in Barcelona's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an increase in exports to France (€216M or 39.8%), United Kingdom (€185M or 173%), and Italy (€184M or 67.4%), and product exports increase in Cars (€495M or 307%), Perfumes (€87.9M or 439%), and Vehicle Parts (€77.7M or 114%). In May 2021, the increase in Barcelona's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by an increase in imports from Germany (€350M or 64.5%), Italy (€183M or 60.3%), and France (€171M or 49%), and product imports increase in Cars (€191M or 133%), Vehicle Parts (€170M or 322%), and Refined Petroleum (€102M or 201%).