Overview: In January 2021 London Heathrow Airport exported £5.25B and imported £6.85B, resulting in a negative trade balance of £1.6B. Between January 2020 and January 2021 the exports of London Heathrow Airport have decreased by $-182M (-3.34%) from £5.43B to £5.25B, while imports increased by £575M (9.16%) from £6.27B to £6.85B.
Trade: In January 2021, the top exports of London Heathrow Airport were Gold (£1.13B), Platinum (£859M), Gas Turbines (£497M), Packaged Medicaments (£285M), and Hormones (£151M). In January 2021 the top imports of London Heathrow Airport were Gold (£3.54B), Telephones (£543M), Computers (£371M), Platinum (£277M), and Gas Turbines (£226M).
Destinations: In January 2021, London Heathrow Airport exported mostly to United States (£1.29B), Switzerland (£1.04B), Hong Kong (£348M), China (£325M), and Germany (£315M), and imported mostly from United States (£1.31B), Canada (£1.07B), China (£870M), Russia (£606M), and Hong Kong (£472M).
Growth: In January 2021, the decrease in London Heathrow Airport's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an decrease in exports to United States (£-595M or -31.6%), China (£-292M or -47.3%), and Turkey (£-222M or -78.1%), and product exports decrease in Gas Turbines (£-311M or -38.5%), Paintings (£-236M or -64%), and Nitrogen Heterocyclic Compounds (£-215M or -97.6%). In January 2021, the increase in London Heathrow Airport's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by an increase in imports from Australia (£405M or 866%), China (£377M or 76.5%), and Russia (£342M or 130%), and product imports increase in Gold (£467M or 15.2%), Laboratory Reagents (£202M or 1.96k%), and Telephones (£185M or 51.5%).