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Export to United Arab Emirates

Summary

Sales of all goods/products to United Arab Emirates from Jul 2016 to Apr 2017 accounted for £0.72 billion, which were carried out in 38,921 shipments.

Trades that were worth less than £1 million accounted for £719.8 million of this total, which were carried out in 38,198 shipments.

This means that if we exclude the top 1.86% of shipments, the rest had an average value of just £18,844.35. The breakdown of these smaller trades is shown in the chart on the right for the top 10 categories.

Shipping and logistics

24,935 shipments went by air (46% of them via London Heathrow) and the other 13,862 went via sea ports.

5.7% of the shipments used customs special procedures (Inward Processing or Outward Processing Relief or Re-exports). Most shipments of goods to most destinations do not use these special procedures.

Small business share

The top 10 categories of goods for smaller shipments (below £320k, and between £320k and £1m) to United Arab Emirates are shown below.

Start a plan to find out the documentation, processes and related costs of customs and shipping that are required to export your goods to United Arab Emirates. Then if you hope to agree a sale with your customer, use Exabler to get it done start to finish!

Source data from https://www.uktradeinfo.com. Analysis excludes dispatches within the EU and non-EU exports reported separately as low value trade which are often subject to different procedures. Product categories are defined according to the similarly named section of the Harmonised System. See https://www.gov.uk/trade-tariff/sections for details.