U.S. Trade with Germany in 2023

Total Export Value
$2.85 Billion
3-Year Average
$2.5 Billion
Compound Average Growth
2.4% (2014-2023)
Total Export Value 2014 - 2023
Export Value by Commodity 2023

Top 10 Exports to Germany in 2023

Commodity Total Value (USD) Total Volume (Metric Tons) 10-Year Average Value (USD) 10-Year Growth
Soybeans $1.69 Billion 2.91 Million $735.16 Million 191%
Tree Nuts $546.81 Million 107,469 $662.84 Million -19%
Distilled Spirits $83.77 Million --- $104.57 Million -37%
Dextrins, Peptones, & Proteins $77.87 Million 9,818 $55.33 Million 38%
Other Intermediate Products $57.93 Million 4,128 $65.55 Million 41%
Essential Oils $54.31 Million 2,872 $60.62 Million 4%
Milled Grains & Products $28.2 Million 2,808 $25.99 Million 101%
Other Bulk Commodities $25.13 Million 13,435 $23.68 Million -39%
Non-Alcoholic Bev. (excl. juices) $24.77 Million 3,467 $20.84 Million 82%
Processed Fruit $22.28 Million 4,751 $45.05 Million -72%

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Attaché Report (GAIN)

Germany: Food Processing Ingredients Annual

The food processing industry represents the fourth-largest industry in Germany. According to the Federation of German Food and Drink Industries (BEV) estimates, Germany produced $238.9 (€ 218.5) billion of processed food and drinks in 2022.
Attaché Report (GAIN)

Germany: Exporter Guide

Germany has more than 84 million of the world’s wealthiest consumers and is by far the biggest market in the European Union. The German market offers good opportunities for U.S. exporters of consumer-oriented agricultural products.
Attaché Report (GAIN)

Germany: Agricultural Biotechnology Annual

Decision making around GE crops is highly politicized in Germany. The German government is conflicted and has not issued an official statement on the EU Commissions proposal to deregulate the genetic engineering law yet.


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