Austria's Import Relations: Dependency Analysis

Client/Funding Institution

Austrian Ministry for Digital and Economic Affairs


Austria's dependencies on imports were analysed at the detailed product level based on UN Comtrade and EU COMEXT data. The analysis of imports is carried out according to the number of partner countries, the respective shares of partner countries in the imports of individual products as well as according to turnover frequency. Products with high import dependency were identified.


December 2021 - February 2022

wiiw team Leader

Robert Stehrer

wiiw Staff

Birgit Buschbom, Oliver Reiter

Countries covered: Austria

Research Areas: Macroeconomic Analysis and Policy, International Trade, Competitiveness and FDI