Latin America & Caribbean Trade Summary

2009 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): 693,136
No. Of products: 4,677
No. Of partners: 230
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 668,237
No. Of products: 4,884
No. Of partners: 235

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Petroleum oils and o ...89,485,918.26
Petroleum oils, etc, ...35,634,634.61
Copper cathodes and ...19,217,598.78
Television receivers ...18,285,538.39
Copper ores and conc ...16,060,358.99
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils, etc, ...36,737,291.34
Petroleum oils and o ...20,539,474.44
Automobiles with rec ...11,514,207.42
Parts suitable for u ...11,412,693.31
Other medicaments of ...9,715,592.87

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States256,861 37.06
Unspecified53,763 7.76
China46,850 6.76
Brazil23,198 3.35
Netherlands16,879 2.44
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States210,176 31.45
China82,764 12.39
Brazil32,177 4.82
Germany28,973 4.34
Japan25,487 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 materials215,636 31.11 58,748 8.79 1.99
Intermediate goods156,631 22.60 154,688 23.15 3.76
Consumer goods184,946 26.68 203,467 30.45 6.31
Capital goods127,148 18.34 241,918 36.20 3.78

Trade Indicators

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Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 830
Maximum Rate (%): 542.27
Simple Average (%): 7.84
Weighted Average (%): 4.41
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 338,456,658.86
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 39.04

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$): 4,318,865
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 7,268.93
Trade Balance (% of GDP): -0.06
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): 5,366.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 6.10
Trade (% of GDP): 40.15