Hong Kong Exports  1952-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

Exports from Hong Kong rose 8.1 percent year-on-year to HKD 333.2 billion in April 2018, following an 8 percent gain in March. Sales to Asia as a whole grew 7.2 percent, in particular Taiwan (+27.8 percent), Singapore (+15 percent), China (+12.9 percent), Thailand (+12.6 percent) and Malaysia (+10.4 percent). In contrast, total exports fell to India (-49.5 percent) and Korea (-2 percent). Apart from destinations in Asia, an increase was recorded in the values of total exports to USA (+11.7 percent), Germany (+8 percent) and the UK (+7 percent). By commodity, shipments advanced for electrical machinery & electrical parts thereof (+18.3 percent); office machines & automatic data processing machines (+17.3 percent) and miscellaneous manufactured articles (+31.5 percent). Meanwhile, a fall was registered in the value of total exports of non-metallic mineral manufactures (-42.9 percent). Exports in Hong Kong averaged 81729.52 HKD Million from 1952 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 367423 HKD Million in November of 2017 and a record low of 172 HKD Million in August of 1953.

Hong Kong Exports
width
height
Trading Economics members can view, download and compare data from nearly 200 countries, including more than 20 million economic indicators, exchange rates, government bond yields, stock indexes and commodity prices.

The Trading Economics Application Programming Interface (API) provides direct access to our data. It allows API clients to download millions of rows of historical data, to query our real-time economic calendar, subscribe to updates and receive quotes for currencies, commodities, stocks and bonds.



Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-03-27 08:30 AM Exports YoY 1.7% 18.1%
2018-04-26 08:30 AM Exports YoY 8% 1.7%
2018-05-28 08:30 AM Exports YoY 8.1% 8%
2018-06-26 08:30 AM Exports YoY 8.1%
2018-07-26 08:30 AM Exports YoY
2018-08-27 08:30 AM Exports YoY


Hong Kong Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -46949.00 -55504.00 7228.00 -59898.00 HKD Million [+]
Exports 330224.00 347732.00 367423.00 172.00 HKD Million [+]
Imports 377173.00 403236.00 420586.00 230.00 HKD Million [+]
Current Account 15179.00 58746.00 92020.00 -29059.00 HKD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 4.20 4.00 15.00 -6.30 percent [+]
Terms of Trade 100.00 99.70 108.50 99.00 Index Points [+]
Capital Flows -32013.00 -89585.00 22424.00 -89673.00 HKD Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 5301602.00 4995122.00 6009577.00 427254.00 [+]
Gold Reserves 2.10 2.10 2.10 2.08 Tonnes [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 13356.84 13230.81 13356.84 1955.85 HKD Billion [+]
External Debt 12220499.00 11818112.00 12220499.00 2707907.00 HKD Million [+]

Exports by Country  |   Exports by Category  |   Imports by Country  |   Imports by Category



Hong Kong Exports

Hong Kong has an export oriented economy with 99 percent of shipments coming from re-exports. Major exports are electrical machinery, apparatus and appliances which accounts for 36 percent of total shipments. Other exports include: telecommunications and sound equipment (20 percent); office and automatic data processing machines (10 percent); miscellaneous manufactured articles (5 percent) and non-metallic mineral manufactures (5 percent). Main export partners are China (40 percent), the United States (8 percent), Vietnam (6 percent), Singapore (5 percent), Taiwan and Macau. This page provides - Hong Kong Exports - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Hong Kong Exports - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on June of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
330224.00 347732.00 367423.00 172.00 1952 - 2018 HKD Million Monthly




Related

Latest