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): 680,901
No. Of products: 4,839
No. Of partners: 228
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 604,987
No. Of products: 4,928
No. Of partners: 232

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, ...19,988,480.68
Automobiles with rec ...18,286,380.46
Copper ores and conc ...17,374,456.29
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils, etc, ...29,070,924.25
Petroleum oils and o ...20,835,993.38
Automobiles with rec ...12,388,459.51
Parts suitable for u ...11,588,112.15
Transmission apparat ...10,773,274.39

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States326,885 48.01
China23,135 3.40
Unspecified19,319 2.84
Brazil18,670 2.74
Netherlands16,604 2.44
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States206,964 34.21
China54,448 9.00
Brazil34,601 5.72
Japan27,767 4.59
Germany23,062 3.81

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials216,333 31.77 52,055 8.60 2.48
Intermediate goods146,038 21.45 134,224 22.19 4.13
Consumer goods172,441 25.33 180,371 29.81 6.67
Capital goods138,854 20.39 222,043 36.70 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$): 3,337,221
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 5,173.54
Trade Balance (% of GDP): 2.85
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): 85,451.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 6.19
Trade (% of GDP): 46.31