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Trade has flowed across the English Channel for time immemorial.

The histories of the UK and France are as intertwined as any.

More French citizens in fact actually live in London than in the French cities of Bordeaux, Nantes or Strasbourg.

UK Imports from France

Total Value:

£23.1 billion / 4.87% of all UK Imports

Top 5 Imports are:

  1. Beverages
  2. Electricity
  3. Pharmaceuticals
  4. Toilet & Cleansing Preparations
  5. Road Vehicles

UK Exports to France

Total Value:

£19.4 billion / 6.02% of all UK Exports

Top 5 Exports are:

  1. Aircraft
  2. Mechanical Power Generators
  3. Cars
  4. Pharmaceuticals
  5. Fish and Shellfish

Key Facts about
🇫🇷 France:

Local UK Business Group:

The Franco-British Chamber

22, Rue de Londres
75009 Paris

+33 (0)1 53 30 81 30

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