Chile’s Fastest-Growing Import Partners

Chilean ship Patagonia

Chilean ship Patagonia

After analyzing 2014 data for 100 countries responsible for consuming the greatest dollar value in imports from Chile, we found 15 nations that boosted their Chilean imports by over 225% since 2010.

Overall, exports originating from Chile were up 7.8% from 2010 to 2014.

Chile’s Fastest-Growing Import Partners

Listed below in descending order below are the fastest-growing import countries for Chile’s exported products. These nations boosted imports from Chile by the greatest percentage gains in value over the five-year period ending in 2014.

  1. Niger: Up 18,673% since 2010 (US$4,130,000)
  2. Namibia: Up 17,176% ($93,464,000)
  3. Bahrain: Up 6,709% ($136,657,000)
  4. Cameroon: Up 723% ($6,016,000)
  5. Belarus: Up 660.3% ($7,565,000)
  6. Azerbaijan: Up 526.8% ($1,849,000)
  7. Slovakia: Up 492.8% ($3,314,000)
  8. Kazakhstan: Up 485% ($5,125,000)
  9. Tunisia: Up 405.8% ($4,385,000)
  10. Georgia: Up 349.5% ($12,877,000)
  11. Nigeria: Up 342.2% ($84,460,000)
  12. New Zealand: Up 293.3% ($100,034,000)
  13. Pakistan: Up 254.3% ($24,863,000)
  14. Romania: Up 232.6% ($8,368,000)
  15. Algeria: Up 225.1% ($15,616,000)


 

Frozen whole fish was the fastest-growing Chilean product delivered to Niger, Cameroon and Belarus in terms of increased value.

Copper ores and concentrates were the top export from Chile to Namibia.

Iron ores and concentrates led Chilean exports into Bahrain.

See also Chile’s Top Import Partners, Chile’s Top 10 Exports and Fastest-Growing Chilean Export Products

Research Sources:
International Monetary Fund, World Economic Outlook Database (GDP based on Purchasing Power Parity). Accessed on June 3, 2015

The World Factbook, Field Listing: Imports, Central Intelligence Agency. Accessed on June 3, 2015

Trade Map, International Trade Centre, www.intracen.org/marketanalysis. Accessed on June 3, 2015