Overview: In April 2021 London Heathrow Airport exported £6.95B and imported £6.25B, resulting in a positive trade balance of £705M. Between April 2020 and April 2021 the exports of London Heathrow Airport have increased by $460M (7.09%) from £6.49B to £6.95B, while imports increased by £1.17B (23%) from £5.08B to £6.25B.
Trade: In April 2021, the top exports of London Heathrow Airport were Gold (£2.14B), Platinum (£977M), Gas Turbines (£654M), Packaged Medicaments (£233M), and Aircraft Parts (£158M). In April 2021 the top imports of London Heathrow Airport were Gold (£2.36B), Platinum (£920M), Telephones (£360M), Gas Turbines (£334M), and Computers (£270M).
Destinations: In April 2021, London Heathrow Airport exported mostly to United States (£1.61B), Switzerland (£1.42B), Germany (£623M), United Arab Emirates (£538M), and Hong Kong (£400M), and imported mostly from United States (£1.46B), Russia (£1.12B), South Africa (£728M), China (£651M), and Canada (£448M).
Growth: In April 2021, the increase in London Heathrow Airport's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an increase in exports to United Arab Emirates (£462M or 601%), United States (£180M or 12.6%), and India (£96.9M or 530%), and product exports increase in Platinum (£542M or 125%), Gas Turbines (£300M or 84.8%), and Oxygen Amino Compounds (£122M or 111k%). In April 2021, the increase in London Heathrow Airport's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by an increase in imports from Russia (£715M or 178%), South Africa (£663M or 1.03k%), and Switzerland (£157M or 357%), and product imports increase in Platinum (£695M or 310%), Laboratory Reagents (£185M or 1.2k%), and Silver (£110M or 578%).