Cookie-Settings

Here you can see and modify the cookie settings of various tools used on www.advantageaustria.org and related subdomains.


Save settings
Advantage Austria Show navigation
We think you are in the USAGo to this country pageChange country

Austria’s agricultural exports continued to increase in 2017

2018.02.14

There has been no let-up in demand for agricultural produce from Austria – the goods exported in 2017 had a total value of more than EUR 11.1 billion, with major trading partners including Germany, Italy and the USA.

AMA-Marketing ’s first projected calculations suggest that Austria’s agricultural exports increased in value by some 7% to EUR 11.1 billion in 2017. Total export volumes over the same period were up too, by about 3%.

Accounting for a third of Austria’s total exports of agricultural produce and foodstuffs (EUR 3.9 billion/+7%), Germany is the country’s leading trading partner, followed by Italy on EUR 1.3 billion (+5.4%). Similar rises were recorded in exports to the neighbouring nations of Switzerland (EUR 430 million/+8.3%), Hungary (EUR 418 million/+0.4%), Slovenia (EUR 311 million/+4.1%) and the Czech Republic (EUR 310 million/+16.2%), not to mention the Netherlands (EUR 302 million/+8.8%), France (EUR 249 million/+4.9%) and Poland (EUR 233 million/+12.2%).

Exports to the US showed particularly strong growth, up 14.8% to EUR 862 – a result that makes the US Austria’s third most important export market.

The most important product groups to be exported continue to be alcohol-free drinks, meat and meat preparations, and milk and milk products.

print
©©ADVANTAGE AUSTRIA