Costa Rica Trade Summary

2009 Data

Costa Rica exports, imports, tariff by year.

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TRADE SUMMARY FOR Costa Rica

Overall Exports and Imports

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Exports (in US$ Mil): 8,836
No. Of products: 2,787
No. Of partners: 146
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 11,550
No. Of products: 4,015
No. Of partners: 191

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Parts and accessorie ...856,756.34
Monolithic integrate ...662,661.05
Bananas, including p ...448,150.22
Pineapples, fresh or ...444,831.25
Needles, catheters, ...377,618.93
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Monolithic integrate ...988,434.70
Petroleum oils, etc, ...792,706.21
Printed circuits370,383.13
Other medicaments of ...314,049.95
Parts and accessorie ...142,382.79

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States3,226 36.51
China766 8.66
Netherlands619 7.01
Panama341 3.86
Hong Kong, China337 3.81
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States5,305 45.93
Mexico750 6.49
China700 6.06
Japan658 5.70
Colombia316 2.74

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials1,601 18.12 572 4.96 3.00
Intermediate goods592 6.69 1,812 15.69 1.56
Consumer goods1,981 22.42 3,364 29.12 3.89
Capital goods2,370 26.82 3,209 27.78 0.56

Trade Indicators

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HH Market concentration index: 0.12
Index of export market penetration: 3.92
World Growth: -12.27
Country Growth: 5.20

Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 11
Maximum Rate (%): 150
Simple Average (%): 4.54
Weighted Average (%): 2.18
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 5,707,218.52
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 59.19

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$): 30,562
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 6,540.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP): -0.50
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): -152.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 18.42
Trade (% of GDP): 70.18