Statistical data (Portugal)

Economic Indicators

 2019(a)2020(a)2021(b)2022(b)
Population (million)10.310.310.310.3
GDP (US$ billion)239.5231.0255.9264.2
Real GDP growth rate (%)2.5-7.64.15.1
Total exports (US$ billion)64.959.782.577.1
Total imports (US$ billion)-83.1-73.6-100.4-95.3
EU Unified Consumer Price Index (%)0.3-0.10.60.9
Current account balance (US$ billion)0.9-2.6-7.8-7.4
Exchange rate (Euro EUR : USD)0.890.880.840.85

Remarks: (a) actual value; (b) estimated value of Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU).

Source: Country Report Q3 2021 (Portugal) by the British Economist Intelligence Unit

 

Main export and import goods destinations

Main export destinations (2020)Proportion in total value of exports goods (%)
Spain25.4 
France13.6 
Germany11.9 
United Kingdom5.7 
Others43.4 
Main origins for import (2020)Proportion in total value of imports goods (%) 
Spain32.4 
Germany13.3 
France7.5 
The Netherlands5.5 
Others41.3 

Source: International Trade Center (ITC)

 

Main export and import goods

Major export goods (2020)Proportion in total value of exports goods (%)
Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling-stock and parts14.0
Electrical machinery and equipment and parts thereof; sound recorders and reproducers, television image and sound recorders and reproducers, and parts and accessories of such articles.8.1
Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof.6.6
Plastics and articles thereof5.1
Others66.2
Major import goods (2020)Proportion in total value of imports goods (%)
Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling-stock and parts10.8
Electrical machinery and equipment and parts thereof; sound recorders and reproducers, television image and sound recorders and reproducers, and parts and accessories of such articles.9.9
Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof.9.5
Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes8.6

Source: International Trade Center (ITC)

 

Statistics on Trade in Services

Main Exports Services (2020)Proportion in total value of exports services (%)
Tourism34.6
Transportation21.2
Other Business Services20.4
Other23.8
Main Imports Services (2020)Proportion in total value of imports services (%)
Other Business Service28.0
Transportation20.9
Tourism20.3
Other30.8

Remarks:The above content is the estimated data of UNCTAD, WTO and ITC.

Source: International Trade Centre

 

Statistics on the trade goods between Mainland China and Portugal (US$ 10,000)

YearTotal tradeTotal exports value *Total imports value **
2020696,375.5419,153.0277,222.5
2019668,981.1436,751.1232,230.0
2018600,012.8375,127.0224,885.8
2017557,943.9344,525.5213,418.5
2016558,419.8400,269.1158,150.7

Remarks: * Value of goods exported to Portugal from Mainland China; **Value of goods imported from Portugal to Mainland China

Source of Data: General Administration of Customs of the People’s Republic of China

 

Statistics on the trade goods between Macao and Portugal (US$) (1 USD»8 MOP)

YearTotal tradeTotal exports*Total imports**
202034,129,839.91,317,183.032,812,656.9
201940,764,237.344,098.940,720,138.4
201844,172,104.43,030,674.441,141,430.0
201733,442,893.151,666.133,391,227.0
201635,220,276.5701,929.934,518,346.6

Remarks: * Value of goods exported to Portugal from Macao; **Value of goods imported from Portugal to Macao.

Source of Data: Statistics and Census Service (DSEC), Macao SAR Government

 

Source of Data:

  • Country (region) guide for foreign investment co-operation (Portugal) by the Ministry of Commerce of the People’s Republic of China
  • “2020 Statistical Bulletin of China’s Outward Foreign Direct Investment” by the Ministry of Commerce of the People’s Republic of China
  • General Administration of Customs of the People’s Republic of China
  • SinoMaps Press
  • Statistics and Census Service (DSEC), Macao SAR Government
  • International Trade Center (ITC)
  • Country Report Q3 2021 (Portugal) by the British Economist Intelligence Unit
  • 2021 World Investment Report by the UNCTAD

Updated in October 2021.