United Kingdom Import Trade Data

According to the UK customs data, from January to June 2018, the total import and export of British goods was 579.32 billion US dollars, an increase of 12.5% over the same period of the previous year (the same below). The exports value was US$248.70 billion, an increase of 15.2%; the imports value was US$330.61 billion, an increase of 10.6%. The trade deficit was 81.91 billion US dollars, down 1.4%.

From January to June 2018, imports from Germany, the United States, the Netherlands, China and France valued US$49.21 billion, US$32.2 billion, US$28.06 billion, US$25.03 billion and US$19.07 billion, respectively, accounting for 14.9%, 9.7%, 8.5%, 7.6% and 5.8% of the total imports of the UK, respectively, an increase of 11.6%, 7.2%, 16.6%, 3.8% and 6.8%, respectively.

The main imported commodities in the UK are mechanical and electrical products, transportation equipment, mineral products and chemical products. Imports values of these goods from January to June were US$69.55 billion, US$47.32 billion, US$35.28 billion and US$31.68 billion, accounting for 21.0%, 14.3%, 10.7% and 9.6% of total UK imports, an increase of 10.9%, 0.7%, 35.5% and 3.9%, respectively.

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UK import data is based on import statistics published by the UK Customs based on declaration documents submitted to the UK Customs. It contains all import records of goods transported to UK ports or airports by sea, air and land.

UK import data includes important details such as the names and addresses of the UK importers, which greatly facilitate foreign trade companies to track real and active UK buyers or importers and analyze their market situation of their products in the UK. It turns out that Tradedigits’s UK import customs data provides useful directory to easily find British importers or buyers.

UK import data includes the following fields:


Company_Name, Hscode,  Goods_Desc, Address, Post_Code,Date

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For market analysts

UK import data can help market analysts to analyze UK import trends and learn UK import trade details.

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UK import data can be used to evaluate products, do market researches and find the best regions to sell in the UK.

For UK importers development

Our UK import data covers all imported companies in the UK importing goods transported by land, sea and air and helps you find high quality UK buyers.

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