Chile’s Top 10 Exports

A South American nation occupying a long strip of land bordering with Argentina to its east, Peru to its north and Bolivia to its northeast, Chile shipped US$75.5 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount reflects a 0.4% increase from 2014 to 2014 and an 8.9% expansion from 2017 to […]

Argentina’s Top 10 Imports

Located mostly in the southern cone-shaped portion of South America, the Argentine Republic bought US$65.4 billion worth of imported goods in 2018. That dollar amount reflects a 0.8% gain since 2014 but a -2.2% downturn from 2017 to 2018. From a continental perspective, over a third of Argentina’s total imports by value in 2018 were […]

Brazil’s Top 10 Exports

The biggest country by population and land area for both South America and Latin America, Brazil shipped an estimated US$239.9 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount reflects a 10.2% gain year over year from 2017 and up 6.6% since 2014. Reported as of September 3, 2019, Brazil exported $130 […]

Top South American Export Countries

Exports from South America totaled US$551.4 billion for 2018, down by -7.2% from 2014 when shipments were valued at $594.1 billion. Year over year, South America’s exported products increased by 8.9% from 2017 to 2018. By way of comparison, global exports from all countries worldwide equaled $19.347 trillion in 2018, rising 2.4% in value since […]

Argentina’s Top 10 Exports

Located in the southern half of South America, the Argentine Republic shipped US$61.6 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount reflects a -10% decline since 2014 but a 5.4% uptick from 2017 to 2018. From a continental perspective, about a third of Argentine exports by value are delivered to fellow […]

Top Brazilian Trade Balances

Brazil’s overall trade surplus for all products equaled US$58.7 billion in 2018, up by 96.9% from its $29.8 billion surplus in 2011. Year over year, the $58.7 billion in black ink in 2018 reflects a -12.4% setback from its $67 billion surplus that Brazil generated for 2017. Food products including soya beans, sugar, chicken, corn […]

Paraguay’s Top 10 Exports

Paraguay shipped US$9 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount reflects a -6.1% dip since 2014 but a 4.2% gain from 2017 to 2018. As of July 24, 2019, Paraguay exported $4.1 billion worth of goods during the first 6 months of 2019 down -16.5% compared to the same period […]

Uruguay’s Top 10 Exports

Located in the southeastern part of South America, the Oriental Republic of Uruguay shipped US$7.6 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount represents a -16.6% reduction since 2014 and a -3.1% dip from 2017 to 2018. As of July 24, 2019, Uruguay exported $3.8 billion worth of goods during the […]