Overview: In January 2021 London Gatwick Airport exported £4.85M and imported £2.61M, resulting in a positive trade balance of £2.24M. Between January 2020 and January 2021 the exports of London Gatwick Airport have decreased by $-16.4M (-77.2%) from £21.3M to £4.85M, while imports decreased by £-8.4M (-76.3%) from £11M to £2.61M.
Trade: In January 2021, the top exports of London Gatwick Airport were Light Pure Woven Cotton (£1.39M), Blood, antisera, vaccines, toxins and cultures (£826k), Other Edible Preparations (£431k), Aircraft Parts (£389k), and Packaged Medicaments (£314k). In January 2021 the top imports of London Gatwick Airport were Aircraft Parts (£742k), Broadcasting Equipment (£264k), Office Machine Parts (£215k), LCDs (£169k), and Other Vegetables (£135k).
Destinations: In January 2021, London Gatwick Airport exported mostly to Nigeria (£2.17M), Latvia (£730k), Bermuda (£694k), Turks and Caicos Islands (£377k), and Slovakia (£288k), and imported mostly from Egypt (£742k), China (£546k), United States (£511k), Belarus (£293k), and Mexico (£154k).
Growth: In January 2021, the decrease in London Gatwick Airport's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an decrease in exports to United States (£-6.69M or -99.3%), Ukraine (£-1.2M or -95.9%), and Qatar (£-364k or -95.3%), and product exports decrease in Telephones (£-476k or -98.9%), Electrical Control Boards (£-441k or -86.4%), and Jewellery (£-379k or -99.6%). In January 2021, the decrease in London Gatwick Airport's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by an decrease in imports from Mexico (£-3.78M or -96.1%), United States (£-2.84M or -84.8%), and Jamaica (£-293k or -99.5%), and product imports decrease in Other Measuring Instruments (£-1.89M or -99.9%), Office Machine Parts (£-1.23M or -85.1%), and Insulated Wire (£-404k or -91.7%).