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Top 3 der belgischen Exportprodukte (Januar - Juni 2021)
With nearly €40.7 billion, Germany remained our number one client after the first six months of 2021. Exports to this country were up by 25.8% (+€8.3 billion) when compared to the same period a year earlier. France held on to second place with exports amounting to €30.3 billion. In comparison to a year earlier, exports had increased by 22.3% (+€5.5 billion). Finally, Belgian exports to the Netherlands have risen by 21.3% (+€4.4 billion) in value to €25.1 billion after the first half of 2021.
The Netherlands have strengthened their position as the number one supplier of goods of Belgium. Imports from this country increased by 35.7% (+€10.1 billion) to €38.3 billion during the first six months of 2021. Germany remained in second place with imports amounting to €28.4 billion, which is a surge of 26.2% (+€5.9 billion) when compared to the same period a year earlier. Meanwhile, France held on to third place with €20.5 billion (+24.6% or +€4.0 billion).