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Year end Infographics

Country Year end Q1 2019
Comparison (prev. year)
Exports: £342.6bn

Imports: £492.1bn


           3.5%

           4.9%
Exports: £251.9bn

Imports: £394.5bn


           3.0% 
 
           5.8%
Exports: £17.7bn

Imports: £18.6bn


          7.5% 

          7.4%
Exports: £32.8bn

Imports: £25.4bn


        12.9% 

          3.2%
Exports: £9.0bn

Imports: £7.9bn


          4.4% 

          4.9%
Note: United Kingdom figures include trade that cannot be allocated to a region.
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Regional Trade Statistics

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First Quarter 2019

Date: 06 June 2019
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Coverage: United Kingdom
 
The graph below shows the total value of the UK’s import and export trade in goods for the annual period ending March 2019.
 
UK Imports and Exports by Region, year to March 2019


Key points
 
In the year to March 2019, the value of UK trade in goods exports increased by 3.5 per cent and imports increased by 4.9 per cent.
 
Exports
 
  • All four UK countries saw an increase in exports during the year.
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  • There was an increase in annual export value for all English regions except the North West and the West Midlands.
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  • The largest export partner by value was the United States for England, Germany for Wales, the Netherlands for Scotland, and the Irish Republic for Northern Ireland.
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  • The partner countries with the largest value increase were the United States for England, Irish Republic for Wales and Northern Ireland and the Netherlands for Scotland.
 
Imports
 
  • The value of UK imports increased for all UK countries.
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  • There was an increase in annual import value for the all English regions except the East.
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  • The largest import partner by value was Germany for England, the United States for Wales, Norway for Scotland, and the Irish Republic for Northern Ireland.
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  • The partner countries with the largest value increase were the United States for England, and Wales, the Netherlands for Scotland, and the Irish Republic for Northern Ireland.
 
  
You can find details of how users interested in import and export markets for specific goods make use of the detailed OTS data in ‘The User Story’. You can also access the detailed data in our interactive database.
 
 


TitleQuarterYearDate ReleasedView
UK Regional Trade Statistics ReleaseQuarter1201906 Jun 2019View Release
UK Regional Trade Statistics CommentaryQuarter1201906 Jun 2019View Release

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Access detailed Regional Trade Statistics data in our interactive database.  
 
Date of Next Release: 05 September 2019 
 
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