European Union Exports 1970-2023

Exports of goods and services represent the value of all goods and other market services provided to the rest of the world. They include the value of merchandise, freight, insurance, transport, travel, royalties, license fees, and other services, such as communication, construction, financial, information, business, personal, and government services. They exclude compensation of employees and investment income (formerly called factor services) and transfer payments. Data are in current U.S. dollars.
  • European Union exports for 2021 was $8,670.63B, a 21.46% increase from 2020.
  • European Union exports for 2020 was $7,138.89B, a 7.8% decline from 2019.
  • European Union exports for 2019 was $7,743.05B, a 1.51% decline from 2018.
  • European Union exports for 2018 was $7,862.02B, a 10.1% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Billions of US $
World $27,926.60B
OECD members $16,485.83B
East Asia & Pacific $8,968.18B
European Union $8,670.63B
Euro Area $7,178.63B
Latin America & Caribbean $1,513.76B
South Asia $760.94B
Sub-Saharan Africa $468.91B
European Union Exports - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2021 $8,670.63B 50.74%
2020 $7,138.89B 46.66%
2019 $7,743.05B 49.34%
2018 $7,862.02B 49.20%
2017 $7,141.02B 48.36%
2016 $6,486.79B 46.69%
2015 $6,384.28B 47.11%
2014 $7,151.48B 45.69%
2013 $6,879.42B 44.96%
2012 $6,557.58B 44.80%
2011 $6,810.42B 43.21%
2010 $5,870.05B 40.32%
2009 $5,355.57B 36.28%
2008 $6,698.56B 41.10%
2007 $5,997.37B 40.72%
2006 $5,038.45B 39.63%
2005 $4,459.96B 37.44%
2004 $4,109.38B 35.99%
2003 $3,411.22B 34.35%
2002 $2,837.48B 35.10%
2001 $2,639.57B 35.70%
2000 $2,596.88B 35.69%
1999 $2,529.68B 31.92%
1998 $2,513.84B 31.54%
1997 $2,391.57B 30.92%
1996 $2,413.74B 28.63%
1995 $2,346.45B 28.28%
1994 $1,904.37B 26.59%
1993 $1,700.98B 25.16%
1992 $1,848.80B 24.96%
1991 $1,701.32B 25.26%
1990 $1,654.37B 25.46%
1989 $1,343.17B 25.86%
1988 $1,261.16B 24.81%
1987 $1,129.83B 24.40%
1986 $938.18B 25.06%
1985 $748.20B 27.94%
1984 $721.38B 27.71%
1983 $705.31B 26.10%
1982 $717.89B 25.85%
1981 $744.19B 25.84%
1980 $801.18B 24.25%
1979 $705.82B 23.90%
1978 $563.83B 23.08%
1977 $466.62B 23.27%
1976 $406.59B 22.97%
1975 $373.17B 22.07%
1974 $343.85B 23.69%
1973 $263.99B 20.59%
1972 $194.47B 19.64%
1971 $159.00B 19.37%
1970 $140.57B 19.36%