Latin America & Caribbean Trade Summary

2012 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): 1,103,431
No. Of products: 4,639
No. Of partners: 233
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 1,081,912
No. Of products: 4,864
No. Of partners: 237

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Petroleum oils and o ...180,517,457.98
Petroleum oils, etc, ...50,389,055.41
Copper ores and conc ...28,929,029.24
Non-agglomerated iro ...26,145,720.31
Gold in unwrought fo ...26,022,776.72
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils, etc, ...87,695,397.50
Petroleum oils and o ...31,868,580.37
Automobiles with rec ...21,387,504.49
Monolithic integrate ...17,928,538.58
Parts suitable for u ...14,002,389.29

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States402,431 36.47
China83,812 7.60
Unspecified81,304 7.37
Brazil38,139 3.46
Netherlands27,838 2.52
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States336,715 31.12
China164,906 15.24
Brazil48,041 4.44
Germany42,242 3.90
Japan37,455 3.46

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials393,111 35.63 87,053 8.05 6.86
Intermediate goods232,559 21.08 246,361 22.77 5.15
Consumer goods254,497 23.06 351,080 32.45 7.30
Capital goods208,714 18.92 382,445 35.35 4.06

Trade Indicators

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Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 987
Maximum Rate (%): 871.30
Simple Average (%): 8.07
Weighted Average (%): 5.56
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 432,214,402.14
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 39.36

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$ Mil): 6,118,413
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 9,691.07
Trade Balance (% of GDP): -0.79
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): -45,014.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 6.04
Trade (% of GDP): 45.40