List of countries by aircraft and spacecraft exports

The following is a list of countries by exports of aircraft, including helicopters, and spacecraft (Harmonized System code 8802). Data is for 2016, in billions of United States dollars, as reported by The Observatory of Economic Complexity. Currently the top twenty countries are listed.

Note: Export realized under secret code are not counted. The use of secret code is particularly frequent for military equipment, including military aircraft. Example: Russia exported 14 fighter aircraft Su-30 in the year 2016, as well as other types of military aircraft. Depending on sources, the Su-30 are sold at more or less US$50 million per unit.


# Country Value Country's main aircraft and spacecraft manufacturers
1 United States59.2 Boeing, Lockheed Martin, Sikorsky Aircraft, Gulfstream Aerospace
2 France49.1 Airbus, Dassault Aviation, ATR, Arianespace
3 Germany34.1 Airbus
4 Canada7.39 Bombardier
5 United Kingdom5.65 Airbus
6 Brazil5.53 Embraer
7 Ireland2.57 ?
8 Spain1.99 Airbus
9 Italy1.61 Leonardo Helicopters, ATR, Piaggio Aerospace
10 China1.35 Comac
11  Switzerland1.11 Pilatus Aircraft
12 India1.06 Hindustan Aircraft
13 Japan.766 Kawasaki Aircraft Industries, Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries
14 Thailand.618 None? (export of used aircraft?)
15 Poland.554 PZL Mielec, PZL-Świdnik
16 Russia.455 United Aircraft Corporation, Russian Helicopters, Energia
17 Austria.424 Diamond Aircraft Industries
18 Saudi Arabia.422 None? (export of used aircraft?)
19 Singapore.395 None? (export of used aircraft?)
20 Australia.318 Brumby Aircraft Australia