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In 2018, the global import from United Kingdom was 628,667.77 USD million. The major commodities that are globally imported from United Kingdom are Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery, etc, Organic chemicals, Electrical, electronic equipment, Iron and steel, Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatic invertebrates ne . These products form 33.88% of the world’s imports from United Kingdom.

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

import from United Kingdom
Product Name HS Code Value (USD Million) % Increase
Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery, etc 84 44082.826328 -3.46
Organic chemicals 29 10666.843324 13.51
Electrical, electronic equipment 85 24938.258621 -0.22
Iron and steel 72 5709.607501 -18.48
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatic invertebrates ne 3 1834.149765 -3.69
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope 28 1379.940406 9.73
Optical, photo, technical, medical, etc apparatus 90 18468.562883 2.91
Plastics and articles thereof 39 12306.54665 6.92
Articles of iron or steel 73 5220.028325 -2.34
Articles of apparel, accessories, not knit or crochet 62 4545.269047 1.58

United Kingdom's top 10 exported products majorly account up-to 50.16 of the overall value of its global shipments. Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products nes under the 14 HS code has shown a sheer growth of 130.43% with the value of USD million, followed by Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products, etc with 125.21% and Cork and articles of cork with 60.0%, these three top products show significant increase in their value.

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

Country Value (USD Million) % Share
World 257480.015399 40.96
USA 44842.480022 7.13
Germany 34753.283144 5.53
Ireland 26686.185975 4.24
France 26192.12728 4.17
Netherlands 20183.436995 3.21
Belgium 17745.358064 2.82
Italy 13173.479112 2.1
China 13051.098028 2.08
Spain 13013.907252 2.07

These 10 countries in total import 467,121.37 USD Million worth of commodities from United Kingdom. More than 74.3% of the United Kingdom exports in 2018 were imported in the above-mentioned top 10 trade partners. USA holds the maximum share market of 7.13, imported 44842.480022 USD million worth of United Kingdom products, followed by Germany and Ireland. Ireland is also expanding its trading relation with United Kingdom in import value since 2017.

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

HS Code Product Name Value (USD Million)
8708 Parts and accessories for motor vehicles 4724.842337
9018 Instruments etc for medical, surgical, dental, etc us 2472.665445
2933 Heterocyclics, nitrogen hetero atom only, nucleic aci 2377.845747
6204 Womens, girls suits, jacket, dress, skirt, etc, wove 1577.494161
3920 Plastic plate, sheet, film not cellular, reinforced 1574.606611
4202 Trunks, suit cases, camera cases, handbags, etc 1001.959134
302 Fish, fresh or chilled, whole 955.703416
8501 Electric motors and generators, except generating set 946.843906
9506 Equipment for gymnastics, sports, outdoor games nes 702.983349
2922 Oxygen function amino compounds 685.849908
6203 Mens or boys suits, jackets, trousers etc not knit 656.379271
6104 Womens, girls suit, dress, skirt, etc, knit or croche 631.64839
2902 Cyclic hydrocarbons 530.442766
8516 Electric equipment with heating element, domestic etc 526.402387
207 Meat, edible offal of domestic poultry 400.285162
2915 Saturated acyclic monocarboxylic acids, derivatives 394.018178
2921 Amine function compounds 386.714092
7208 Hot rolled products, iron steel, width greater than 600mm, not cla 348.004181
2903 Halogenated derivatives of hydrocarbons 335.851959
7202 Ferro alloys 335.666854
7304 Tube or hollow profile, seamless iron steel not cast 287.303882
304 Fish fillets, fish meat, mince except liver, roe 279.472375
5407 Woven synthetic filament yarn, monofilament greater than 67dtex 240.752291
3824 Prepr binder for foundry 205.660488
2939 Veg alkaloids, their salts, ethers, esters and derivs 168.785628
303 Fish, frozen, whole 161.17439
2918 Carboxylic acids (additional oxygen function), derivs 153.575782
5402 Synthetic filament yarn(not sewing thread) not retail 131.051582
2008 Fruit, nut, edible plant parts nes, prepared preserve 125.400197
2009 Fruit and vegetable juices, not fermented or spirited 117.476317
6302 Bed, table, toilet and kitchen linens 112.971785
2905 Acyclic alcohols and their derivatives 108.005256
307 Molluscs 106.81208
1605 Crustaceans, molluscs, etc, prepared or preserved 98.492557
4002 Synthetic rubber 92.282274
305 Fish,cured, smoked, fish meal for human consumption 89.375025
2914 Ketones and quinones, their derivatives 74.580407
5208 Woven cotton fabric, greater than 85 percentage cotton, less than 200g m2 73.824961
4804 Uncoated kraft paper and paperboard 68.534077
7219 Rolled stainless steel sheet, width greater than 600mm 66.435886
5209 Woven cotton nes, greater than 85 percentage cotton, greater than 200g m2 44.098059
2917 Polycarboxylic acid, derivatives 42.580228
802 Nuts except coconut, brazil and cashew, fresh or dried 37.996295
5516 Woven fabric less than 85 percentage artificial staple fibre 37.127119
3702 Photograph film, rolls, unexposed, not paper 30.022168
5211 Woven fabric, less than 85 percentage cotton with manmade fibre, greater than 200g m2 27.888852
4407 Wood sawn, chipped lengthwise, sliced or peeled 24.180091
6006 Other knitted or crocheted fabrics. 20.255793
5509 Yarn (not sewing), synthetic staple fibre, not retail 3.489228
5205 Cotton yarn not sewing thread greater than 85 percentage cotton, not retail 2.77668

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

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Exporters and suppliers in United Kingdom

S. No Company Name Address Country Product Code Product Name
COCA-COLA EUROPEAN PARTNERS GREAT BRITAIN LIMITED HEMA KHIMASIA,TAX MANAGER,ENTERPRISES HOUSE,UK UK 12 Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruit, etc, ne
GATES (U.K.) LIMITED TINWALD DOWNS ROAD,DUMFRIES,UK UK 40 Rubber and articles thereof
ROBERTS METAL PACKAGING LTD UNIT 1 BIRCHMERE BUSINESS PARK,NATHAN WAY,THAMESMEAD,UK UK 76 Aluminium and articles thereof
S&P GLOBAL UK LIMITED 20 CANADA SQUARE,CANARY WHARF,LONDON,UK UK 48025680 Uncoated paper and paperboard, of a kind used for writing, printing or other graphic purposes, and non-perforated punchcards and punch-tape paper, in square or rectangular sheets with one side <= 435 mm and the other side <= 297 mm in the unfolded state, not containing fibres obtained by a mechanical or chemi-mechanical process or of which <= 10% by weight of the total fibre content consists of such fibres, and weighing 40 g to 150 g/m², n.e.s.
CIGNA LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY OF EUROPE SA-NV UK UK 61013010 Men's or boys' overcoats, car coats, capes, cloaks and similar articles of man-made fibres, knitted or crocheted
QUEEN MARY UNIVERSITY OF LONDON UK UK 5119985 Animal products, n.e.s.; dead animals, unfit for human consumption
THE UNIVERSITY OF MANCHESTER OXFORD ROAD,MANCHESTER,UK UK 27 Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products, etc
ACTEMIUM UK LIMITED 2050 THE CRESCENT,BIRMINGHAM BUSINESS PARK,BIRMINGHAM,UK UK 74 Copper and articles thereof
FYFFES GROUP LIMITED HOUNDMILLS ROAD,HOUNDMILLS INDUSTRIAL ESTATE,BASINGSTOKE,HAMPSHIRE,UK UK 39232100 Sacks and bags, incl. cones, of polymers of ethylene
DUBOIS LIMITED UNITS 2 & 3 SLOUGH INTERCHANGE,WHITTENHAM CLOSE,SLOUGH,UK UK 85 Electrical, electronic equipment

People Also Ask

What do we import from United Kingdom?

Following are the major products that can be imported from United Kingdom :
Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery, etc, Organic chemicals, Electrical, electronic equipment, Iron and steel, Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatic invertebrates ne . The total export value of the major products is 87,231.69 USD million.

Which are the main countries that import from United Kingdom?

Main countries that import from United Kingdom are World, USA, Germany .

What are the most profitable items to import from United Kingdom?

The profitable imported items from United Kingdom are Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products nes, Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products, etc, Cork and articles of cork, Manufactures of plaiting material, basketwork, etc., Fertilizers .