international trade in services


EU trade in services, 2017

Eurostat publishes an infographic as well as some interesting facts & figures
on trade in services of the EU.


did you know?

… that more than half of EU Member States' exports (56%) and imports (59%) of services went to other Member States?

… that USA was the main EU trading partner in services (26% of exports and 31% of imports outside the EU)?


… that transport and travel services together accounted for one third of all services imported from outside the EU?


… that the United Kingdom was the largest exporter of services to countries outside the EU (20%), while Germany was the largest importer (17%)?


 All data refer to 2017. Source: Eurostat (online data code: bop_its6_det). Date of extraction: 14.01.2019.

Further information & statistics

Further information can also be found in the Eurostat news release on International Trade in Services.

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