Exports from France surged 0.9 percent from a month earlier to EUR 42.9 billion in February 2019, as sales increased mostly for coke and refined petroleum products (25.3 percent), natural hydrocarbons, mining products, electricity (12.2 percent), agricultural, forestry, fishery and aquaculture products (1.2 percent), agribusiness products (0.5 percent), and transport equipment (0.4 percent). Meanwhile, exports of works of art, antiques and collectibles slumped 29.3 percent. Among major trading partners, exports rose to the EU (0.5 percent), Africa (4.6 percent) and Asia (2.9 percent), but fell to the Middle East (-40.8 percent) and America (-4.1 percent). Exports in France averaged 19407.94 EUR Million from 1970 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 43425 EUR Million in October of 2018 and a record low of 1165.60 EUR Million in May of 1970.
Exports in France is expected to be 42600.00 EUR Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Exports in France to stand at 45150.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the France Exports is projected to trend around 49850.00 EUR Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.