Costa Rica Trade Summary

2013 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): 11,472
No. Of products: 2,997
No. Of partners: 159
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 18,124
No. Of products: 4,119
No. Of partners: 202

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Monolithic integrate ...2,394,931.36
Pineapples, fresh or ...831,365.03
Bananas, including p ...780,183.31
Needles, catheters, ...618,606.17
Instruments and appl ...454,776.14
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils, etc, ...2,154,626.02
Monolithic integrate ...1,614,603.09
Printed circuits517,295.59
Other medicaments of ...397,730.65
Transmission apparat ...371,720.62

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States4,391 38.27
Netherlands830 7.23
Hong Kong, China648 5.65
Panama580 5.06
Nicaragua498 4.34
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States9,063 50.00
China1,748 9.65
Mexico1,155 6.37
Japan526 2.90
Guatemala387 2.14

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials2,791 24.33 880 4.86 4.85
Intermediate goods1,365 11.90 3,563 19.66 1.18
Consumer goods3,101 27.03 7,699 42.48 3.06
Capital goods4,216 36.75 5,983 33.01 0.55

Trade Indicators

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HH Market concentration index: 0.14
Index of export market penetration: 3.78
World Growth: 1.01
Country Growth: -0.10

Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 13
Maximum Rate (%): 150
Simple Average (%): 4.34
Weighted Average (%): 1.80
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 11,153,926.51
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 61.11

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$ Mil): 49,745
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 9,810.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP): -2.95
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): -1,469.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 18.77
Trade (% of GDP): 65.62