Overview: In January 2021 Sunderland exported £443k and imported £14.5M, resulting in a negative trade balance of £14.1M. Between January 2020 and January 2021 the exports of Sunderland have increased by $394k (795%) from £49.5k to £443k, while imports increased by £4.16M (40.2%) from £10.4M to £14.5M.
Trade: In January 2021, the top exports of Sunderland were Propylene Polymers (£261k), Vehicle Parts (£130k), Rubber Tires (£52.1k), and Metal Mountings (£981). In January 2021 the top imports of Sunderland were Semi-Finished Iron (£8.86M), Cold-Rolled Iron (£3.22M), Raw Iron Bars (£1.61M), Large Coated Flat-Rolled Iron (£424k), and Hot-Rolled Iron (£395k).
Destinations: In January 2021, Sunderland exported mostly to France (£346k), Germany (£52.1k), and Slovakia (£45k), and imported mostly from Ukraine (£12.9M) and Russia (£1.61M).
Growth: In January 2021, the increase in Sunderland's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an increase in exports to , and product exports increase in . In January 2021, the increase in Sunderland's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by an increase in imports from Ukraine (£4.38M or 51.5%), and product imports increase in Cold-Rolled Iron (£3.07M or 2.15k%), Semi-Finished Iron (£2.07M or 30.4%), and Large Coated Flat-Rolled Iron (£141k or 49.8%).