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In 2018, the global import from France was 853,765.88 USD million. The major commodities that are globally imported from France are Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery, etc, Electrical, electronic equipment, Organic chemicals, Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatic invertebrates ne, Iron and steel . These products form 31.83% of the world’s imports from France.

The table includes a list of top products majorly imported from France:

import from France
Product Name HS Code Value (USD Million) % Increase
Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery, etc 84 51272.884326 10.27
Electrical, electronic equipment 85 33536.968442 3.28
Organic chemicals 29 6729.510619 6.87
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatic invertebrates ne 3 1293.612082 6.25
Iron and steel 72 16172.302405 9.31
Optical, photo, technical, medical, etc apparatus 90 16530.906815 4.12
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope 28 2335.663772 -0.39
Articles of iron or steel 73 6952.812434 0.09
Plastics and articles thereof 39 17795.746293 4.29
Cotton 52 302.07191 1.05

France's top 10 exported products majorly account up-to 44.65 of the overall value of its global shipments. Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipmen under the 86 HS code has shown a sheer growth of 57.9% with the value of USD million, followed by Photographic or cinematographic goods with 37.08% and Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products, etc with 25.07%, these three top products show significant increase in their value.

The following list showcases the top 10 import partners of France. In terms of export sales, these countries imported the most France shipments during 2018. The list also provides data on the country's import percentage of total France products.

Country Value (USD Million) % Share
World 342471.212311 40.11
Germany 70035.186949 8.2
Spain 43346.672582 5.08
Italy 41583.471632 4.87
United Kingdom 37343.078317 4.37
Belgium 37171.54527 4.35
USA 36475.317455 4.27
Netherlands 20283.485684 2.38
China 16166.011283 1.89
Switzerland 15589.448359 1.83

These 10 countries in total import 660,465.43 USD Million worth of commodities from France. More than 77.36% of the France exports in 2018 were imported in the above-mentioned top 10 trade partners. Germany holds the maximum share market of 8.2, imported 70035.186949 USD million worth of France products, followed by Spain and Italy. Italy is also expanding its trading relation with France in import value since 2017.

The following table will enlighten you with details on products imported from France in 2018:

HS Code Product Name Value (USD Million)
8708 Parts and accessories for motor vehicles 8650.513406
4202 Trunks, suit cases, camera cases, handbags, etc 4640.54259
9018 Instruments etc for medical, surgical, dental, etc us 3250.784531
7208 Hot rolled products, iron steel, width greater than 600mm, not cla 2713.765033
6204 Womens, girls suits, jacket, dress, skirt, etc, wove 1865.923723
8501 Electric motors and generators, except generating set 1527.854456
8516 Electric equipment with heating element, domestic etc 1521.071456
2933 Heterocyclics, nitrogen hetero atom only, nucleic aci 1471.023846
3920 Plastic plate, sheet, film not cellular, reinforced 1410.081184
7219 Rolled stainless steel sheet, width greater than 600mm 1233.701608
207 Meat, edible offal of domestic poultry 1008.138304
9506 Equipment for gymnastics, sports, outdoor games nes 837.292863
7304 Tube or hollow profile, seamless iron steel not cast 815.954013
6104 Womens, girls suit, dress, skirt, etc, knit or croche 753.323802
6203 Mens or boys suits, jackets, trousers etc not knit 711.537117
4804 Uncoated kraft paper and paperboard 362.598231
2008 Fruit, nut, edible plant parts nes, prepared preserve 346.36069
302 Fish, fresh or chilled, whole 332.168575
7202 Ferro alloys 304.926696
6302 Bed, table, toilet and kitchen linens 302.378579
5407 Woven synthetic filament yarn, monofilament greater than 67dtex 283.836191
2905 Acyclic alcohols and their derivatives 275.329494
3824 Prepr binder for foundry 259.343741
4407 Wood sawn, chipped lengthwise, sliced or peeled 245.36332
304 Fish fillets, fish meat, mince except liver, roe 239.848901
2009 Fruit and vegetable juices, not fermented or spirited 234.302057
5402 Synthetic filament yarn(not sewing thread) not retail 230.192865
6006 Other knitted or crocheted fabrics. 212.024783
7216 Angles, shapes and sections of iron or non alloy stee 208.206755
2914 Ketones and quinones, their derivatives 204.826182
303 Fish, frozen, whole 199.433154
2918 Carboxylic acids (additional oxygen function), derivs 191.266366
802 Nuts except coconut, brazil and cashew, fresh or dried 187.74412
307 Molluscs 178.283569
2903 Halogenated derivatives of hydrocarbons 136.791094
713 Vegetables, leguminous dried, shelled 130.955268
1605 Crustaceans, molluscs, etc, prepared or preserved 100.12472
305 Fish,cured, smoked, fish meal for human consumption 90.738316
6103 Mens, boys suits,jackets,trousers etc knit or crochet 89.531218
5208 Woven cotton fabric, greater than 85 percentage cotton, less than 200g m2 86.429411
5516 Woven fabric less than 85 percentage artificial staple fibre 83.173403
5209 Woven cotton nes, greater than 85 percentage cotton, greater than 200g m2 51.09304
5801 Woven pile, chenille fabric, not terry towel, w greater than 30cm 46.934963
5211 Woven fabric, less than 85 percentage cotton with manmade fibre, greater than 200g m2 46.070559
5514 Woven fabric greater than 85 percentage synthcotton, greater than 170g m2 unbl bleache 28.962232
5509 Yarn (not sewing), synthetic staple fibre, not retail 27.093121
5702 Carpets, woven, not tufted, flocked 26.813997
5205 Cotton yarn not sewing thread greater than 85 percentage cotton, not retail 7.210517
5206 Cotton yarn (except sewing) less than 85 percentage cotton, not retail 5.133571
3702 Photograph film, rolls, unexposed, not paper 4.797729

The least valued item that India imported from France was Commodities not specified according to kind

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Exporters and suppliers in France

S. No Company Name Address Country Product Code Product Name
LABORATOIRES HERBATLAS 800 avenue de Château de Jouques,PA la Plaine de Jouques,GEMENOS,France France 33 Blue Tansy oil,
Berne Anne - Marie & Stephen La Bertine,Saint Maime,France France 0 Agriculture Supplies
Bomberault Gaumet 21, Rue du 4 Septembre,Argent Sur Sauldre,France France 0 Agriculture Supplies
Boulai Michel & Nadege La Ferme des Gourmets Gorgeat,Aze,France France 0 Agriculture Supplies
Ca Export B.P 22,ALBI,France France 0 Agriculture Supplies
Cap Seine Parc Activits Techno. La Vatine, 16, Rue Georges Chapak,Mont St Aignan,France France 0 Agriculture Supplies
Centre Ouest Crales Rue Blaise Pascal,Jaunay Clan,France France 0 Agriculture Supplies
Ceralliance Zone Industrielle Bel Air,Levroux,France France 0 Agriculture Supplies
Cgfi 3 Bis Rue Denfert - Rochereau,Boulogne-Billancourt,France France 0 Agriculture Supplies
Comet Grains Sarl ZI les Pontots, 22, Chemin Sabalce,Bayonne,France France 0 Agriculture Supplies

People Also Ask

What do we import from France?

Following are the major products that can be imported from France :
Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery, etc, Electrical, electronic equipment, Organic chemicals, Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatic invertebrates ne, Iron and steel . The total export value of the major products is 109,005.28 USD million.

Which are the main countries that import from France?

Main countries that import from France are World, Germany, Spain .

What are the most profitable items to import from France?

The profitable imported items from France are Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipmen, Photographic or cinematographic goods, Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products, etc, Ores, slag and ash, Cereals .