Overview: This page contains the latest international trade data for London, including export and import data.

Exports: In 2020, United Kingdom's London exported £1.51B, making it the 14th largest exporter out of the 97 exporters in United Kingdom. In 2020 the top exports of London were Turbo-jet engines of a thrust >... (£195M), Ferrous waste or scrap, nes (£154M), Medium Sized Cars (£87M), Earth moving/road making equipment, self-propelled ne (£49.6M), and Worn clothing and other worn articles (£40.3M).

Imports: In 2020, United Kingdom's London imported £4.89B, making it the 9th largest importer out of the 97 importers in United Kingdom. In 2020 top imports of London were Light petroleum distillates nes (£896M), Waste and scrap of precious metal... (£421M), Spectacles, goggles except sunglasses (£235M), Fruit, edible: bananas, other than plantains,... (£108M), and Sugars: cane sugar, raw, in solid... (£105M).

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EXPORT GROWTH (April 2020 - April 2021): £258M, (326%)

IMPORT GROWTH (April 2020 - April 2021): £479M, (177%)

This section shows exports and imports data at subnational level for London. Click any date in the line plot, any subnational region in the geomap, or any product, destination or origin country to explore the exports or imports behavior of London over time.

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Historical Data

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Yearly Exports

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Top Destination (2020): Russia, £208M

Top Product (2020): Turbo-jet engines of a thrust >..., £195M

In 2020 the top export destinations of London were Russia (£208M), Nigeria (£174M), Turkey (£165M), United States (£90.6M), and Ghana (£82.4M).

In 2020 the top exports of London were Turbo-jet engines of a thrust >... (£195M), Ferrous waste or scrap, nes (£154M), Medium Sized Cars (£87M), Earth moving/road making equipment, self-propelled ne (£49.6M), and Worn clothing and other worn articles (£40.3M).

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Exports Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Exports Destination (Apr 2020 - Apr 2021)

Rapidly Declining Export Origins (Apr 2020 - Apr 2021)

Yearly Imports

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Top Origin (2020): United States, £1.06B

Top Import (2020): Light petroleum distillates nes, £896M

In 2020 the top import origins of London were United States (£1.06B), Russia (£476M), China (£451M), Hong Kong (£304M), and India (£226M).

In 2020 the top imports of London were Light petroleum distillates nes (£896M), Waste and scrap of precious metal... (£421M), Spectacles, goggles except sunglasses (£235M), Fruit, edible: bananas, other than plantains,... (£108M), and Sugars: cane sugar, raw, in solid... (£105M).

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Imports Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Import Origins (Apr 2020 - Apr 2021)

Rapidly Declining Import Origins (Apr 2020 - Apr 2021)