Goods Exports

International Trade – in the House of Commons on 5th March 2020.

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Photo of Philip Hollobone Philip Hollobone Conservative, Kettering

What the three fastest growing UK goods exports were in 2019.

Photo of Graham Stuart Graham Stuart Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for International Trade)

UK goods exports were up 6.4% last year to a record £372 billion. Interestingly, the three fastest growing UK goods exports in 2019 were: one, unspecified goods; two, works of art; and three, jewellery.

Photo of Philip Hollobone Philip Hollobone Conservative, Kettering

Are UK goods exports growing quicker to EU countries or to non-EU countries?

Photo of Graham Stuart Graham Stuart Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for International Trade)

In 2019, goods exports to the EU were down by 0.9% to £170.6 billion, while goods exports to the non-EU were up by 13.6% to £201.5 billion.