About Export Statistics Scotland

Information on export statistics produced by the Scottish Government.


Export Statistics Scotland (ESS) is Scotland's annual export publication. ESS is based on the Global Connections Survey (GCS) as well as other survey and administrative data sources. ESS is National Statistics publication.

It produces estimates of the value of exports by destination and industry sector for all sectors of the Scottish economy, including the primary, manufacturing and service sectors.

This source should be used to obtain estimates of the cash value of exports.


If you have any enquiries relating to these statistics then please contact us at:

Email: exports.statistics@gov.scot

Telephone: 0141 278 4466

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