Exports to foreign countries (M€)

Exports to foreign countries (M€)

Catalonia: an export-oriented economy.

The Catalan economy has turned to the foreign market to make-up for a depressed local market.

As a result of a major effort in competitiveness, exports to foreign countries have increased 41% during the recession years reaching a historical peak of 58,321M€ in 2012.

 Catalonia
1998 27147,8
1999 27890,6
2000 33796,5
2001 36694,5
2002 37275,9
2003 37648,5
2004 39485,1
2005 42703,4
2006 47218,8
2007 49679,8
2008 50515,7
2009 41461,7
2010 48871,6
2011 54999,9
2012 58321,7
Source: Idescat
Does not include exports to Spain

Last updated: 3 September 2013

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