Britain Exports

We export more British goods to the US than to any other country.

There is a huge overseas luxury goods market for UK sellers to take advantage of. Certain items are hugely popular with overseas buyers - with jewellery and watches topping the list.

Source: eBay data pulled Q2 2017

Brits export globally: the US, France, Italy, Germany and Australia top the list of destinations.

20

The average number of markets that UK eBay sellers export to is twenty!

5.5m

The annual sum of parcels transported by eBay's Global Shipping Program - which handles overseas postage for UK sellers.

Most exported items

Luxury goods and tech top the list of goods exported by British sellers.

  • Jewellery & Watches
  • Video Games & Consoles
  • Mobile Phones
  • Music
  • Books, Comics & Magazines
74%

of small businesses believe exporting is key to the success of the UK economy.

83%

of sellers exported to six or more countries in the past year.

93%

of small businesses agree that success is reliant on multiple trade partners.