Looking to import from Germany?

With end to end global trade solutions from Connect2India, we enable Indian SMEs to import their products

Arrange Export Order

Import from Germany

In 2018, the global import from Germany was 2,043,044.8 USD million. The major commodities that are globally imported from Germany are Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery, etc, Organic chemicals, Iron and steel, Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatic invertebrates ne, Electrical, electronic equipment . These products form 36.71% of the world’s imports from Germany.

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

import from Germany
Product Name HS Code Value (USD Million) % Increase
Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery, etc 84 138122.26157 40.27
Organic chemicals 29 25859.687148 21.94
Iron and steel 72 28555.36987 10.34
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatic invertebrates ne 3 1659.074537 9.47
Electrical, electronic equipment 85 79137.316206 0.0
Articles of iron or steel 73 20838.313739 8.45
Cotton 52 876.520802 -5.24
Articles of apparel, accessories, not knit or crochet 62 10045.037835 -4.06
Plastics and articles thereof 39 46526.388552 -1.77
Articles of apparel, accessories, knit or crochet 61 11061.99838 13.81

Germany's top 10 exported products majorly account up-to 48.71 of the overall value of its global shipments. Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder under the 23 HS code has shown a sheer growth of 860.32% with the value of USD million, followed by Milling products, malt, starches, inulin, wheat glute with 139.1% and Miscellaneous edible preparations with 81.64%, these three top products show significant increase in their value.

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

Country Value (USD Million) % Share
World 744617.789793 36.45
USA 94581.798106 4.63
France 93655.382838 4.58
Netherlands 78984.584728 3.87
China 77087.385347 3.77
United Kingdom 70932.031695 3.47
Poland 68165.862281 3.34
Italy 67099.108335 3.28
Austria 67026.222244 3.28
Switzerland 55898.409032 2.74

These 10 countries in total import 1,418,048.57 USD Million worth of commodities from Germany. More than 69.41% of the Germany exports in 2018 were imported in the above-mentioned top 10 trade partners. USA holds the maximum share market of 4.63, imported 94581.798106 USD million worth of Germany products, followed by France and Netherlands. Netherlands is also expanding its trading relation with Germany in import value since 2017.

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

HS Code Product Name Value (USD Million)
8501 Electric motors and generators, except generating set 8568.235424
8708 Parts and accessories for motor vehicles 6527.421953
9018 Instruments etc for medical, surgical, dental, etc us 6362.326978
8516 Electric equipment with heating element, domestic etc 4458.951914
3920 Plastic plate, sheet, film not cellular, reinforced 4398.539407
2933 Heterocyclics, nitrogen hetero atom only, nucleic aci 3568.264092
6204 Womens, girls suits, jacket, dress, skirt, etc, wove 3267.787342
7208 Hot rolled products, iron steel, width greater than 600mm, not cla 2806.894179
7304 Tube or hollow profile, seamless iron steel not cast 2328.793099
2905 Acyclic alcohols and their derivatives 2110.742485
4202 Trunks, suit cases, camera cases, handbags, etc 1994.130989
6104 Womens, girls suit, dress, skirt, etc, knit or croche 1945.771896
4002 Synthetic rubber 1719.372794
2902 Cyclic hydrocarbons 1682.734544
9506 Equipment for gymnastics, sports, outdoor games nes 1211.770516
2916 Unsaturated acyclic, cyclic monocarboxylc acid, deriv 1199.548067
6203 Mens or boys suits, jackets, trousers etc not knit 1128.492561
2915 Saturated acyclic monocarboxylic acids, derivatives 1097.229595
7219 Rolled stainless steel sheet, width greater than 600mm 1072.415157
207 Meat, edible offal of domestic poultry 1050.920896
2009 Fruit and vegetable juices, not fermented or spirited 1033.354959
2903 Halogenated derivatives of hydrocarbons 1006.788648
2008 Fruit, nut, edible plant parts nes, prepared preserve 955.285307
2921 Amine function compounds 916.476469
2922 Oxygen function amino compounds 818.469701
6302 Bed, table, toilet and kitchen linens 706.782234
304 Fish fillets, fish meat, mince except liver, roe 695.345852
5407 Woven synthetic filament yarn, monofilament greater than 67dtex 663.693119
3824 Prepr binder for foundry 648.884531
802 Nuts except coconut, brazil and cashew, fresh or dried 607.61381
2918 Carboxylic acids (additional oxygen function), derivs 550.084959
4407 Wood sawn, chipped lengthwise, sliced or peeled 436.753783
2914 Ketones and quinones, their derivatives 423.029334
7202 Ferro alloys 417.606286
5208 Woven cotton fabric, greater than 85 percentage cotton, less than 200g m2 415.904211
305 Fish,cured, smoked, fish meal for human consumption 393.913686
5402 Synthetic filament yarn(not sewing thread) not retail 303.059362
6006 Other knitted or crocheted fabrics. 292.987801
302 Fish, fresh or chilled, whole 201.362311
303 Fish, frozen, whole 184.786054
5209 Woven cotton nes, greater than 85 percentage cotton, greater than 200g m2 181.737765
2939 Veg alkaloids, their salts, ethers, esters and derivs 161.916187
5509 Yarn (not sewing), synthetic staple fibre, not retail 147.084349
5205 Cotton yarn not sewing thread greater than 85 percentage cotton, not retail 86.647862
5516 Woven fabric less than 85 percentage artificial staple fibre 84.78747
1605 Crustaceans, molluscs, etc, prepared or preserved 82.223527
3702 Photograph film, rolls, unexposed, not paper 50.291641
307 Molluscs 45.936656
106 Animals, live, except farm animals 38.509472
5206 Cotton yarn (except sewing) less than 85 percentage cotton, not retail 4.058599

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

Connect2India has an efficient network around the globe including Germany. The platform enables global importers to find suitable exporters for their required commodity. For further details on Germany exporters, submit your requirements. Our trade experts will assist you at every step.

Are you looking to export your products to Germany?

  • Germany market demand and import analysis
  • Find buyers of your products
  • Arrange export order for Germany
Start Now

Import from Germany graphical representation

Exporters and suppliers in Germany

S. No Company Name Address Country Product Code Product Name
inimex hilden Gmbh Gustav-Mahler Straße 40724 Hilden, Germany,Hilden,Germany Germany 72 stone
Bauernland Agrar Ag Scharfensteiner Str. 54,Groolbersdorf,Germany Germany 0 Agriculture Supplies
Beag Agrar Gmbh Behringen Hauptstr. 4a,Behringen,Germany Germany 0 Agriculture Supplies
Bio-vertreib Rheinland-hoefe Gmbh Rosental 3,Bornheim-Roisdorf,Germany Germany 0 Agriculture Supplies
Bioland-handelsgesellschaft Mbh Schelztorstrasse 49,Esslingen,Germany Germany 0 Agriculture Supplies
Blanc Hof Naturkost Weinbergweg 1,Knittlingen,Germany Germany 0 Agriculture Supplies
Blattmann Co Ag Verkaufsbuero Deutschland Hauptstrasse 12,Bingen,Germany Germany 0 Agriculture Supplies
Bohnhorst Agrarhandel Gmbh Hohe Strae 8,Steimbke,Germany Germany 0 Agriculture Supplies
CDSL House# 365, Road# 28 Mohakhali New DOHS,Dhaka,Germany Germany 0 Agriculture Supplies
CORA PET Gunther Wenzek 61, Bremerstrasse,45239 ESSEN,Germany Germany 0 Agriculture Supplies

People Also Ask

What do we import from Germany?

Following are the major products that can be imported from Germany :
Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery, etc, Organic chemicals, Iron and steel, Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatic invertebrates ne, Electrical, electronic equipment . The total export value of the major products is 273,333.71 USD million.

Which are the main countries that import from Germany?

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

What are the most profitable items to import from Germany?

The profitable imported items from Germany are Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder, Milling products, malt, starches, inulin, wheat glute, Miscellaneous edible preparations, Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery, etc, Fertilizers .