Overview: In April 2021 Felixstowe exported £664M and imported £2.61B, resulting in a negative trade balance of £1.94B. Between April 2020 and April 2021 the exports of Felixstowe have decreased by $-88.6M (-11.8%) from £752M to £664M, while imports increased by £6.96M (0.27%) from £2.6B to £2.61B.
Trade: In April 2021, the top exports of Felixstowe were Scrap Iron (£35M), Scrap Copper (£25.4M), Scrap Aluminium (£23.9M), Silver (£20.9M), and Packaged Medicaments (£17.3M). In April 2021 the top imports of Felixstowe were Computers (£131M), Other Furniture (£102M), Seats (£66.2M), Rubber Apparel (£50.1M), and Insulated Wire (£44.9M).
Destinations: In April 2021, Felixstowe exported mostly to China (£103M), Netherlands (£79.4M), India (£59.1M), United States (£42.1M), and Germany (£34.8M), and imported mostly from China (£1.25B), Turkey (£256M), India (£231M), Bangladesh (£107M), and United States (£64.5M).
Growth: In April 2021, the decrease in Felixstowe's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an decrease in exports to India (£-59.7M or -50.3%), Canada (£-57.7M or -69.1%), and China (£-33.7M or -24.7%), and product exports decrease in Silver (£-147M or -87.5%), Gas Turbines (£-19.8M or -91.5%), and Packaged Medicaments (£-15M or -46.3%). In April 2021, the increase in Felixstowe's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by an increase in imports from India (£56.2M or 32%), China (£52.5M or 4.39%), and Turkey (£49.4M or 23.9%), and product imports increase in Computers (£77.4M or 144%), Rubber Apparel (£37.7M or 305%), and Other Furniture (£27.5M or 36.9%).