Russia is by far the world's largest exporter of nuclear reactors and parts thereof. Sweden and Germany follow 2018 as the second and third in the worldwide export market for nuclear reactors. The global export market totaled around 2,5 billion euros. Click here to get directly to the TOP 10!
Countries with the most nuclear reactors
With its 99 nuclear reactors, the US has the world's largest nominal nuclear power generation of the year 2018. By contrast, most of the new nuclear reactors currently under construction are in China (11 units) and India (7 units).
1. USA: 99 units
2. France: 58 units
3. China: 46 units
4. Japan: 42 units
5. Russia: 37 units
The largest import countries
In the year 2018, France was the largest importer of nuclear reactors and parts thereof by value. Other countries with existing and planned nuclear power plants such as Ukraine, China, Iran and the UK follow.
1. France: 601 million €
2. Ukraine: 446 million
3. China: 397 million €
4. Iran: 327 million €
5. United Kingdom: 148 million €