Exports from Ireland dropped 5 percent from a year earlier to EUR 12.10 billion in June 2019, due to lower sales of medical and pharmaceutical products (-3 percent) and other transport equipment, including aircraft (-82 percent). By contrast, exports of electrical machinery, apparatus and appliances jumped 59 percent and those of organic chemicals increased 3 percent. The EU accounted for EUR 5.93 billion, or 49 percent, of total goods exports of which EUR 1.27 billion went to Belgium and EUR 1.09 billion was exported to Germany. Total EU exports in June decreased by EUR 552 million, or 9 percent, compared with June 2018. Exports to Great Britain, which accounted for 9 percent of total exports, decreased by EUR 72 million, or 6 percent, to EUR 1.14 billion. The US was the main non-EU destination accounting for EUR 3.49 billion, or 29 percent, of total exports. Exports in Ireland averaged 4035928.46 EUR Thousand from 1970 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 13791400 EUR Thousand in May of 2019 and a record low of 44885 EUR Thousand in August of 1970.

Exports in Ireland is expected to be 11900000.00 EUR Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Exports in Ireland to stand at 13200000.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Ireland Exports is projected to trend around 12500000.00 EUR Thousand in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Ireland Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 4653000.00 6473000.00 6842400.00 -280890.00 EUR Thousand [+]
Current Account 10990.00 979.00 14395.00 -31759.00 EUR Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 9.10 8.50 9.10 -13.40 percent [+]
Imports 7450500.00 7318400.00 8993100.00 62344.00 EUR Thousand [+]
Exports 12103500.00 13791400.00 13791400.00 44885.00 EUR Thousand [+]
External Debt 2328683.00 2398584.00 2398584.00 521792.00 EUR Million [+]
Terms of Trade 100.10 103.90 138.10 86.10 Index Points [+]
Capital Flows 4932.00 -93013.00 17417.00 -93013.00 EUR Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 3021.80 2026.70 3330.80 254.00 Thousand [+]
Gold Reserves 6.00 6.00 6.00 5.47 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 3.05 3.14 3.66 0.04 [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 5281.00 43475.00 145874.00 -44687.00 EUR Million [+]

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Ireland Exports

Exports remain the primary engine for Ireland's growth. In 2017, exports hit an all-time high of EUR 122 billion. The country exported mostly: chemicals and related products (55 percent of total exports), mainly medical and pharmaceutical products (29 percent), organic chemicals (16 percent), and essential oils, perfume materials, toilet and cleansing preparations (6 percent). Others include: machinery and transport equipment (17 percent), of which electrical machinery, apparatus and appliances and parts (5 percent) and other transport equipment, including aircraft (5 percent); miscellaneous manufactured articles (12 percent); and food and live animals (9 percent). Main export partners were: the United States (27 percent of total exports); the United Kingdom (13 percent); Belgium (11 percent); Germany (8 percent); Switzerland and the Netherlands (5 percent each), France and China (4 percent each). 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 August of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
12103500.00 13791400.00 13791400.00 44885.00 1970 - 2019 EUR Thousand Monthly
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