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Overseas Trade Statistics - Commodity and Country Analysis

 
 
Exports​​


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Country to commodity:

  • The increase in exports to the USA compared with last month was led by Motor vehicles, up £164 million (26%), while the increase on September 2018 was led by Precious metals, up £210 million (3.5 times the value).
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  • The increase in exports to China on last month was largely due to increases in Precious metals, up £419 million (nearly 3 times the value) and Mineral fuels, up £151 million (41%).
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  • The decrease in exports to India compared with last month was led by Precious metals, down £69.3 million (71%), followed by a decrease in Mechanical appliances, down £35.2 million (41%).
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  • The decrease in exports to Switzerland compared with September 2018 was dominated by Precious metals, down £2,493 million (95%).
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Commodity to country:

  • The increase in exports of Motor vehicles compared with last month was led by the USA, up £164 million (26%), and Belgium, up £127 million (doubling in value). The decrease compared with September 2018 was due to falls to several countries, namely South Korea, China and Japan, down £58.6 million (68%), £49.4 million (12%), and £47.3 million (34%) respectively.
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  • The decrease in exports of Art and antiques on last month was dominated by Switzerland, down £140 million (41%).
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  • The increase in exports of Mechanical appliances on September 2018 was led by Hong Kong, up £77.6 million (46%).
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  • • The decrease in exports of Precious metals on September 2018 was led by the Switzerland, down £2,493 million (95%), followed by a decrease to Singapore down £111 million (67%).
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Imports

 


 

Country to commodity:

  • The increase in imports from Australia on last month and September 2018 was dominated by Precious metals, up £501 million (66%) and £1,183 million (from £73.4 million) respectively.
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  • The decrease in imports from Switzerland on last month was dominated by Precious metals, down £1,459 million (33%).
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  • The increase in imports from the USA on September 2018 was dominated by Precious metals, up £699 million (more than 3 times the value), followed by increases in Mechanical appliances, up £175 million (22%), and Mineral fuels, up £155 million (46%).
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  • The decrease in imports from Norway on September 2018 was dominated by Mineral fuels, down £494 million (41%).
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Commodity to country:

  • The increase in imports of Motor vehicles on last month and September 2018 was led by Germany, up £584 million (48%) and £278 million (18%) respectively.
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  • The decrease in imports of Aircraft on last month was dominated by the USA, down £609 million (83%).
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  • The decrease in imports of Art and antiques on last month was led by Switzerland, down £37.1 million (53%).
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  • The decrease in imports of Mineral fuels on September 2018 was led by Norway, down £494 million (41%), followed by Nigeria, down £150 million (43%).
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