Overview In August 2021 Grimsby exported £55.8M and imported £8.17M, resulting in a positive trade balance of £47.6M. Between August 2020 and August 2021 the exports of Grimsby have increased by $21.8M (64.3%) from £34M to £55.8M, while imports increased by £1.7M (26.3%) from £6.47M to £8.17M.
Trade In August 2021, the top exports of Grimsby were Cars (£52.5M), Crustaceans (£2.14M), Processed Crustaceans (£306k), Processed Fish (£256k), and Fish Fillets (£228k). In August 2021 the top imports of Grimsby were Non-fillet Frozen Fish (£3.9M), Pig Iron (£1.73M), Sawn Wood (£1.24M), Clays (£378k), and Processed Crustaceans (£277k).
Destinations In August 2021, Grimsby exported mostly to Belgium (£37.7M), Sweden (£7.18M), Japan (£3.56M), France (£2.84M), and United States (£1.47M), and imported mostly from Norway (£4.48M), South Africa (£1.73M), Russia (£1.24M), Senegal (£378k), and Japan (£246k).
Growth In August 2021, the increase in Grimsby's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an increase in exports to Japan (£1.81M or 104%), and product exports increase in N/A. In August 2021, the increase in Grimsby's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by an increase in imports from Russia (£972k or 370%) and Japan (£185k or 302%), and product imports increase in Non-fillet Frozen Fish (£618k or 18.9%), Cars (£185k or 302%), and Crustaceans (£106k or 318%).