UK regional trade in goods statistics: third quarter 2020

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UK total trade and trade by UK country

UK total trade and trade by UK country: year to third quarter 2020

 

Exports
(£ billion)

Change in year (%)

Imports
(£ billion)

Change in
year (%)

UK

299.3

-13.8

416.1

-15.9

England

219.1

-13.8

333.6

-16.3

Wales

14.3

-19.7

14.9

-18.9

Scotland

27.8

-19.1

20.2

-19.6

Northern Ireland

8.0

-13.5

6.8

-16.0

Note: UK figures includes trade that cannot be allocated to a region.

Top trading partners by UK country

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Top trading partners by total value

 

Exports

Value
(£ billion)

Imports

Value
(£ billion)

England

USA 

35.4

Germany 

48.5

Wales

Germany

2.2

USA

2.8

Scotland

Netherlands

5.0

China

2.8

Northern Ireland

Republic of Ireland

3.0

Republic of Ireland

2.1


Partner countries with largest decrease in value compared with previous year

 

Exports

Imports

England

USA

Germany

Wales

Germany

Algeria

Scotland

China

Norway

Northern Ireland

Republic of Ireland

Republic of Ireland

Top traded commodities by UK country

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Top exported commodities by value

 

Commodity

Value
(£ billion)

Change in year (%)

England

Machinery & transport equipment

91.9

-17.8

Wales

Machinery & transport equipment

6.8

-23.7

Scotland

Mineral fuels, lubricants
& related materials

9.2

-35.4

Northern Ireland

Machinery & transport equipment

2.8

-17.0

 
Top imported commodities by value

 

Commodity

Value
(£ billion)

Change in
year (%)

England

Machinery & transport equipment

124.0

-21.2

Wales

Machinery & transport equipment

5.2

-23.9

Scotland

Machinery & transport equipment

8.3

-20.2

Northern Ireland

Machinery & transport equipment

1.6

-22.9

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