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$65.9 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount represents a -14.9% drop from 2013 to 2017 but an 8.7% increase from 2016 to […]

Top Brazilian Trade Balances

Brazil’s overall trade surplus for all products equaled US$67 billion in 2017, up by 232.5% from a $20.1 billion surplus in 2010. Year over year, the $67 billion in black ink in 2017 represents a robust 40.5% improvement from the $47.7 billion surplus that Brazil generated for 2016. As of June 2018, Brazil’s trade surplus […]

Brazil’s Top 10 Imports

Brazil imported US$150.7 billion worth of goods sourced from around the globe in 2017, down by -37.1% since 2013 but up by 9.6% from 2016 to 2017. As of June 2018, Brazil’s import purchases were valued at $83.8 billion up 17.2% compared to the first 6 months of 2017. Brazilian imports represent 0.9% of total […]

Highest Value Bolivian Import Products

Cars, trucks and public transport vehicles were among the 20 highest value products imported into Bolivia during 2017. The most valuable Bolivian imports also include refined petroleum oils, turbo-jets and insecticides. Smartphones are another area where Bolivian buyers shows strong domestic demand. The following list shows on which products Bolivian importers spent the most. Unlike […]

Uruguay’s Top 10 Exports

Uruguay shipped US$7.7 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017, down by -15% since 2013 but up by 10.7% from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Uruguay’s exported goods plus services represent 22.3% of total Uruguayan economic output or Gross Domestic Product. The analysis below focuses […]

Highest Value Bolivian Export Products

Petroleum gases and crude oil placed among the 20 highest value Bolivian export products in 2017. The most valuable Bolivian exports include gold, jewelry and silver. Zinc, lead and tin also appear among Bolivia’s highest value exports. The following list showcases product categories for which Bolivian exporters generated the most revenue. Unlike most information currently […]

Peru’s Top 10 Exports

A country in western South America bordered to its east by Brazil, the Republic of Peru shipped US$44 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a 3.4% gain since 2013 and a 22.2% uptick from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Peru’s […]

Top South American Export Countries

Exports from South America totaled US$501.3 billion in 2017, down by -8.2% from 2013 when shipments were valued at $643.6 billion. Year over year, South America’s exported products appreciated by 8.8% from 2016 to 2017. To give some perspective on global economic perspective, South American exports in 2017 represented an estimated 2.9% of total world […]