LOCATION

Glasgow Airport

GLA

19th

IMPORT VALUE RANK 2016

£1.6B

IMPORT VALUE 2016

15th

EXPORT VALUE RANK 2016

£1.4B

EXPORT VALUE 2016

INDICATIVE PRICE

Insufficient data for an indicative price

Glasgow Airport, is located 7 miles west of Glasgow city centre. it is the second busiest in Scotland, after Edinburgh Airport, and the eighth busiest airport in the United Kingdom. It is the primary airport serving the west of Scotland and is the principal transatlantic and direct long-haul entry airport into Scotland.

Glasgow today is a major industrial location. As expected there is a wide range of warehousing available in the area. Many logistics comloanies have space available for pallet storage along the M8 and M74. There is a number of warehousing and transport specialists available who can pick up containers, warehouse goods, pick, pack and distribute.

TOP 10 IMPORTED COMMODITIES BY VALUE 2016

Rank Description Total
1 Engines and motors, non-electric (other than those of groups 712, 713 and 718); parts, n.e.s., of these engines and motors more info £850M
2 Parts and accessories (other than covers, carrying cases and the like) suitable for use solely or principally with machines falling withing groups 751 and 752 more info £79M
3 Aircraft and associated equipment; spacecraft (including satellites) and spacecraft launch vehicles; parts thereof more info £73M
4 Office machines more info £58M
5 Instruments and appliances, n.e.s., for medical, surgical, dental or veterinary purposes more info £45M
6 Optical instruments and apparatus, n.e.s. more info £45M
7 Telecommunications equipment, n.e.s., and parts, n.e.s., and accessories of apparatus falling within division 76 more info £30M
8 Musical instruments and parts and accessories thereof; records, tapes and other sound or similar recordings (excluding goods of groups 763 and 883) more info £26M
9 Measuring, checking, analysing and controlling instruments and apparatus, n.e.s. more info £26M
10 Automatic data-processing machines and units thereof; magnetic or optical readers, machines for transcribing data onto data media in coded form and machines for processing such data, n.e.s. more info £25M

TOP 10 EXPORTED COMMODITIES BY VALUE 2016

Rank Description Total
1 Engines and motors, non-electric (other than those of groups 712, 713 and 718); parts, n.e.s., of these engines and motors more info £510M
2 Miscellaneous chemical products, n.e.s. more info £130M
3 Aircraft and associated equipment; spacecraft (including satellites) and spacecraft launch vehicles; parts thereof more info £86M
4 Optical instruments and apparatus, n.e.s. more info £68M
5 Thermionic, cold cathode or photo-cathode valves and tubes (e.g., vacuum or vapour or gas-filled valves and tubes, mercury arc rectifying valves and tubes, cathode-ray tubes, television camera tubes); diodes, transistors and similar semiconductor devices; photosensitive semiconductor devices; light-emitting diodes; mounted piezoelectric crystals; electronic integrated circuits and microassembles; parts thereof more info £61M
6 Medicaments (including veterinary medicaments) more info £50M
7 Instruments and appliances, n.e.s., for medical, surgical, dental or veterinary purposes more info £48M
8 Measuring, checking, analysing and controlling instruments and apparatus, n.e.s. more info £35M
9 Leather more info £27M
10 Pumps (other than pumps for liquids), air or other gas compressors and fans; ventilating or recycling hoods incorporating a fan, whether or not fitted with filters; centrifuges; filtering or purifying apparatus; parts thereof more info £20M
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