Latin America & Caribbean Trade Summary

2006 Data

Latin America & Caribbean exports, imports, tariff by year.

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TRADE SUMMARY FOR Latin America & Caribbean

Overall Exports and Imports

Exportsmore »
Exports (in US$ Mil): 682,600
No. Of products: 4,841
No. Of partners: 229
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 636,351
No. Of products: 4,928
No. Of partners: 233

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Petroleum oils and o ...114,942,384.13
Copper cathodes and ...20,638,550.50
Petroleum oils, etc, ...20,414,736.74
Automobiles with rec ...18,252,794.71
Copper ores and conc ...17,374,456.29
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils, etc, ...30,757,558.89
Petroleum oils and o ...22,021,994.02
Automobiles with rec ...12,440,614.73
Parts suitable for u ...11,688,957.16
Transmission apparat ...10,824,560.18

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States327,759 48.02
China23,147 3.39
Brazil18,676 2.74
Unspecified17,430 2.55
Netherlands16,487 2.42
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States208,350 32.74
China55,116 8.66
Unspecified37,444 5.88
Brazil34,638 5.44
Japan27,995 4.40

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials216,392 31.70 54,014 8.49 2.48
Intermediate goods146,073 21.40 137,772 21.65 4.13
Consumer goods172,818 25.32 184,570 29.00 6.67
Capital goods138,750 20.33 223,845 35.18 4.05

Trade Indicators

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Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 550
Maximum Rate (%): 659.65
Simple Average (%): 8.98
Weighted Average (%): 4.74
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 309,097,303.66
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 29.96

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$): 3,356,356
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 5,277.94
Trade Balance (% of GDP): 2.61
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): 80,312.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 6.14
Trade (% of GDP): 45.41