The benefits of international trade are one of the main drivers of economic growth. There are several ways in which international trade and investments can contribute to increased economic growth, such as: liberalized trade and improved economic well-being as a result of the reduced trade barriers, taking advantage of comparative advantages and increasing total factor productivity.
The most exported products in the first four months of 2020 are in the automotive industry, steel products, textile industry and pharmaceutical industry.
The most important trade partners of the Republic of North Macedonia are Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Serbia and Bulgaria.
Source: State statistical office, Republic of North Macedonia