Exporting to Denmark

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Exporting to Denmark

Denmark is a member of the European Union and World Trade Organisation (WTO) and so the market has few barriers. It sits as the thirty-fifth country in terms of rank in the world in relation to imports. There are many benefits of exporting to Denmark, which include having a prosperous economy, it acts as an entry point to the Baltic and Scandinavian countries, it is also close to the growing economies of Sweden, Germany and Poland. The main exports are packaged medicaments ($8B), crude petroleum (around $4B), refined petroleum (around $4B), blood (over $2B) and pig meat (around $3B).

The strengths of the Danish market include an easy access route to northern European markets via the Copenhagen hub airport and a high quality motorway network. It has a developed a highly educated population, advanced infrastructure in relation to communication. There is a strong growth rate, low inflation and low unemployment rate at below 5% which is all adding to a growth rate of around 2% a year. The main exports of Denmark are machinery, meat related products, pharmaceuticals, dairy, fish, windmills and furniture.

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1.00 GBP
British Pound
1.00 GBP = 8.2840 DKK
=
8.2840 DKK
Danish Krone
1.00 DKK = 0.12071 GBP

Country Profile

CapitalKingdom of DenmarkKongeriget Danmark(Danish) Flag Coat of arms Anthem:Der er et yndigt landThere is a lovely country Kong Christian stod ved hjen mastKing Christian stood by the lofty mast Location of European Denmark (dark green), in Europe (dark grey) and in the European Union (light green) Location of the Kingdom of Denmark:Greenland, the Faroe Islands (circled), and Denmark Copenhagen
Population 5,748,769
Area42,923.53 km2 (133rd)
16,562.1 sq mi
Currency Danish krone
GDP
Languages Danish

Denmark: Imports Profile

Imports from Denmark

Imports from Denmark: $82.29 billion
Import commodities:Machinery and equipment, raw materials and semimanufactures for industry, chemicals, grain and foodstuffs, consumer goods
Top import destinations:Germany 21.3%, Sweden 12.8%, Netherlands 8.0%, China 6.3%, Norway 6.3%, United Kingdom 4.9% (2014 est.)
GDP growth (annual %)

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Country Profile

CapitalKingdom of DenmarkKongeriget Danmark(Danish) Flag Coat of arms Anthem:Der er et yndigt landThere is a lovely country Kong Christian stod ved hjen mastKing Christian stood by the lofty mast Location of European Denmark (dark green), in Europe (dark grey) and in the European Union (light green) Location of the Kingdom of Denmark:Greenland, the Faroe Islands (circled), and Denmark Copenhagen
Population 5,748,769
Area42,923.53 km2 (133rd)
16,562.1 sq mi
Currency Danish krone
GDP
Languages Danish

1.24

Econ Complexity 20th of 184
1980
2015

$85.3B

Exports 37th of 221
1980
2015

$85.2B

Imports 34th of 221
1980
2015

$48k

GDP Per Capita 17th of 184
1990
2015
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