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

Exports from Ireland fell 8 percent year-on-year to EUR 9,601 million in September of 2017, mainly due to lower sales of organic chemicals (-29 percent) and electrical machinery, apparatus and appliances (-19 percent). In contrast, exports rose for medical and pharmaceutical products (13 percent) and food and live animals (5 percent), namely dairy products and birds' eggs. The EU accounted for EUR 5,036 million, or 52 percent of total goods exports, a decrease of EUR 274 million, or 5 percent, compared with September of 2016. Exports to Belgium were EUR 935 million and to Germany were EUR 728 million. Exports to the UK increased by EU 120 million, or 10 percent, to EUR 1,297 million, boosted by higher sales of chemicals and related products. The US was the main non-EU destination accounting for EUR 2,866 million, or 30 percent, of total exports in September of 2017. Exports in Ireland averaged 3747667.55 EUR Thousand from 1970 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 11796900 EUR Thousand in March of 2017 and a record low of 44885 EUR Thousand in August of 1970.

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Ireland Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 4065700.00 3530900.00 5025500.00 -280890.00 EUR Thousand [+]
Exports 9601000.00 9161400.00 11796900.00 44885.00 EUR Thousand [+]
Imports 5535300.00 5630500.00 7235800.00 62344.00 EUR Thousand [+]
Current Account -872.00 8570.00 8570.00 -4784.00 EUR Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 4.70 10.20 10.20 -13.40 percent [+]
External Debt 2034086.00 2067250.00 2226855.00 521792.00 EUR Million [+]
Terms of Trade 91.70 105.40 138.10 86.10 Index Points [+]
Capital Flows -24730.00 -2948.00 13005.00 -24730.00 EUR Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 3095.60 2769.40 3095.60 254.00 Thousand [+]
Gold Reserves 6.00 6.00 6.00 5.47 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 3.14 3.43 3.66 0.04 [+]
Weapons Sales 13.00 26.00 30.00 1.00 USD Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 26019.00 8689.00 150896.00 -16398.00 EUR Million [+]

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Ireland Exports

Exports remain the primary engine for Ireland's growth. The country is one of the biggest exporters of pharmaceuticals in the world (28 percent of total exports). Others include: organic chemicals (21 percent), data processing equipment and software (12 percent) and food (8 percent). The European Union accounts for 60 percent of total exports. Main export partners are: United States (23 percent), United Kingdom (16 percent), Belgium (14 percent), Germany (7 percent), France (5 percent) and Switzerland (4 percent). This page provides the latest reported value for - Ireland Exports - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Ireland Exports - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
9601000.00 9161400.00 11796900.00 44885.00 1970 - 2017 EUR Thousand Monthly
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