Latin America & Caribbean Trade Summary

2018 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): 990,395
No. Of products: 4,602
No. Of partners: 233
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 980,782
No. Of products: 4,765
No. Of partners: 237

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Petroleum oils and o ...74,911,276.27
Soya beans37,325,382.21
Copper ores and conc ...36,943,752.23
Automobiles with rec ...36,284,609.49
Digital process unit ...24,763,579.38
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils, etc, ...70,984,630.66
Monolithic integrate ...19,291,774.71
Transmission apparat ...16,832,109.93
Automobiles with rec ...16,492,849.85
Petroleum oils and o ...13,991,847.87

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States426,311 43.04
China122,069 12.33
Brazil28,188 2.85
Unspecified26,942 2.72
Netherlands22,991 2.32
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States314,055 32.02
China185,807 18.94
Brazil49,349 5.03
Germany39,983 4.08
Japan30,690 3.13

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials298,450 30.13 66,630 6.79 1.33
Intermediate goods190,621 19.25 220,795 22.51 2.56
Consumer goods217,377 21.95 309,084 31.51 5.40
Capital goods262,928 26.55 365,039 37.22 2.65

Trade Indicators

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Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 1575
Maximum Rate (%): 3,000
Simple Average (%): 6.70
Weighted Average (%): 3.27
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 663,473,643.94
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 53.09

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$): 5,800,576
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 8,718.56
Trade Balance (% of GDP): -0.85
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): -115,441.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 7.54
Trade (% of GDP): 46.84