France Exports  1970-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

Exports from France increased by 0.3 percent month-over-month to EUR 40.3 billion in September 2017, driven by higher sales of: Aerospace industry (7.8 percent); textiles; leather (0.5 percent); chemicals (3.2 percent); ships, trains, bikes (10 percent); jewelry, toys, furniture (0.1 percent); refined oil (34.6 percent); pharmaceuticals (1.7 percent); electrical and household equipment (2.1 percent); perfumes, cosmetics, and cleaning products (0.2 percent). Among major trading partners, exports rose to America (3.9 percent); Africa (1.1 percent), and the Middle East (9.9 percent). In contrast, sales decreased to the EU (-0.5 percent), mainly to the UK (-4.8 percent) and Asia (-5.1 percent), mainly to Malaysia (-71.8 percent), Vietnam (-60 percent), India (-22.2 percent), and China & Hong Kong (-18.1 percent). Exports in France averaged 18765.25 EUR Million from 1970 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 40371 EUR Million in December of 2016 and a record low of 1165.60 EUR Million in May of 1970.

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France Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -4669.00 -4195.00 2674.00 -7927.00 EUR Million [+]
Exports 40295.00 40187.00 40371.00 1165.60 EUR Million [+]
Imports 44964.00 44382.00 45187.00 1151.90 EUR Million [+]
Current Account -3090.00 -1672.00 4784.00 -6463.00 EUR Million [+]
External Debt 4883344.00 4931229.00 4931229.00 3536444.00 EUR Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -0.90 -0.20 3.40 -2.10 percent [+]
Terms of Trade 115.09 114.93 115.70 89.50 Index Points [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 2948.00 2936.00 20881.00 -8809.00 EUR Million [+]
Capital Flows -2859.00 1724.00 59842.00 -48842.00 EUR Million [+]
Remittances 50.00 50.00 87.00 22.00 EUR Million [+]
Gold Reserves 2435.91 2435.91 3024.70 2435.38 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 5.96 5.60 5.96 3.38 [+]
Tourism Revenues 4331.00 6127.00 6170.00 1426.00 EUR Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 84500.00 83800.00 84500.00 75000.00 Thousand [+]
Crude Oil Production 15.00 16.00 58.00 15.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Weapons Sales 2226.00 2080.00 4029.00 8.00 USD Million [+]

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France Exports

France exports mainly aircraft (13 percent of total exports), food (10 percent), chemicals excluding perfumes (9 percent), industrial and agricultural machinery (8 percent), computers, electronics (7 percent), metal products (7 percent), pharmaceuticals (6 percent), motor vehicles (6 percent), textiles, clothing (5 percent) and electrical equipment (4 percent). Main export partners are: Germany (16 percent), the US, Spain, Italy, the UK and Belgium (7 percent each), China and the Netherlands (4 percent each). This page provides the latest reported value for - France Exports - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. France Exports - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
40295.00 40187.00 40371.00 1165.60 1970 - 2017 EUR Million Monthly