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Year end Infographics

Country Year end Q4 2017
Comparison (prev. year)
Exports: £329.8bn

Imports: £467.8bn


          13.3%

          10.0%
Exports: £244.8bn

Imports: £373.0bn


          11.6% 
 
           8.8%
Exports: £16.4bn

Imports: £17.6bn


         12.3% 

         17.5%
Exports: £28.8bn

Imports: £24.2bn


         19.2% 

         11.8%
Exports: £8.6bn

Imports: £7.4bn


          9.3% 

          7.7%
Note: United Kingdom figures include trade that cannot be allocated to a region.

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Regional Trade Statistics Latest Release

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Fourth Quarter 2017

Date: 08 March 2018
 
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 December 2017.
 
UK Imports and Exports by Region, year to December 2017


Key points
 
In the year to December 2017, the value of UK trade in goods exports increased by 13 per cent and imports increased by 10 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.
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  • The largest export partner by value was the United States for England, Germany for Wales, Netherlands for Scotland, and the Irish Republic for Northern Ireland.
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  • The partner countries with the largest value increase were France for England and Wales, Netherlands for Scotland, and Irish Republic for Northern Ireland.
 
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.
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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 Netherlands for England, USA for Wales, Norway for Scotland and 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 CommentaryQuarter4201708 Mar 2018View Release
UK Regional Trade Statistics ReleaseQuarter4201708 Mar 2018View Release
 
 
 
 
Access detailed Regional Trade Statistics data in our interactive database.  
 
Date of Next Release: 07 June 2018 
 
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