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

Exports from France increased by 1.4 percent from the previous month to EUR 39.8 billion in August 2017, driven by higher sales of: Works of arts, technical documentation, publishing products (21.4 percent); aerospace industry (7.1 percent); agriculture products (5.8 percent); industrial and agriculture machinery (2.2 percent); automotive products (1.7 percent); agri-food products (1.7 percent); rubber products, plastics, various minerals (1.1 percent); computers, electronics and optical (1 percent); and metallurgical and metal products (0.2 percent). Among major trading partners, exports increased to Asia (12 percent), mainly to Malaysia (171.5 percent), Vietnam (107.2 percent), China and Hong Kong (43.5 percent) and India (33 percent); America (3.3 percent); and the EU (0.2 percent). Exports in France averaged 18725.52 EUR Million from 1970 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 40364 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 -4514.00 -5851.00 2674.00 -7941.00 EUR Million [+]
Exports 39811.00 39266.00 40364.00 1165.60 EUR Million [+]
Imports 44325.00 45117.00 45189.00 1151.90 EUR Million [+]
Current Account -1468.00 -4252.00 4784.00 -6419.00 EUR Million [+]
External Debt 4735352.00 4902448.00 4902448.00 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 2936.00 3608.00 20881.00 -8809.00 EUR Million [+]
Capital Flows 1724.00 -17407.00 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 [+]
Crude Oil Production 15.00 16.00 58.00 15.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Terrorism Index 5.60 4.55 5.60 3.38 [+]
Tourism Revenues 6127.00 5893.00 6170.00 1426.00 EUR Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 84500.00 83800.00 84500.00 75000.00 Thousand [+]
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 October of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
39811.00 39266.00 40364.00 1165.60 1970 - 2017 EUR Million Monthly