Bolivia’s Top Trading Partners

Bolivia shipped US$7.1 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly 0.04% of overall global exports estimated at $16.236 trillion for the prior year 2015. From a continental perspective, $3.4 billion or 47.4% of Bolivian exports by value were delivered to other Latin American (excluding Mexico) or Caribbean countries while […]

Bolivia’s Top 10 Exports

Bolivia shipped US$7.1 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016, up by 33.7% since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in but down by -18.8% from 2015 to 2016. Bolivia’s top 10 exports accounted for 94.5% of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from the International Monetary Fund’s World […]

Bolivia’s Top 10 Imports

Bolivia imported US$8.4 billion worth of goods from around the globe in 2016, up by 91.1% since 2009 but down by -13.7% from 2015 to 2016 Bolivia’s top 10 imports accounted for about two-thirds (66.8%) of the overall value of its product purchases from other countries. Bolivian imports represent 0.05% of total global imports which […]

Highest Value Bolivian Import Products

Processed petroleum oils, cars, trucks and new rubber tires were among the 20 highest value Bolivian import products in 2016. The most valuable Bolivian imports also include heavy machinery, public-transport vehicles and tractors. Phone system devices including smartphones represents another area where Bolivia shows strong domestic demand. The following list shows on which product categories […]

Chile’s Top 10 Exports

Chile shipped US$57.7 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016, up by 4.1% since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in but down by -8.9% from 2015 to 2016. Chile’s top 10 exports accounted for 83% of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World […]

Paraguay’s Top 10 Exports

Paraguay shipped US$8.5 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016, up by 168.2% since 2009 slowing to a 1.6% gain from 2015 to 2016. Paraguay’s top 10 exports accounted for 91.2% of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from the International Monetary Fund’s World Economic Outlook Database, Paraguay’s total […]

Highest Value Bolivian Export Products

Petroleum gases plus crude and refined oils were among the 20 highest value Bolivian export products in 2016. The most valuable Bolivian exports encompass gold, silver and jewelry. Zinc, tin and lead also appear among Bolivia’s highest value exports. The following list shows on which product categories Bolivian exporters generated the most revenue. Unlike most […]

Top Brazilian Trade Balances

Food products including soya beans, sugar, chicken and frozen beef were major factors behind Brazil’s highest trade surpluses by product. Netherlands and China placed first and second respectively among trade partners with which Brazil experienced the highest positive trade balances. Brazil’s overall trade surplus for all products equaled US$47.7 billion in 2016, up by 88.1% […]