via UK-TAIWAN TRADE
“UK exports to Taiwan hit £1,799 million in 2015. Goods exports were £1,217 million and
services exports were £582 million. In a year that Taiwan’s GDP growth slowed from 4.02% in 2014 to just 0.72%, UK exports to Taiwan experienced a 11.3% year-on-year fall as services exports contracted by £158 million.
Top UK export sectors were: business and financial services, beverages (mainly whisky), machinery and mechanical appliances, pharmaceutical products and vehicles.
Taiwan invested a total of US$114.8 million in the UK in 2016, considerably better than the 5-year1 average of US$ 10 million annually, prior to the large increase that took place in 2014 and 2015, and third overall in Europe behind the Netherlands and Austria.