Overview: In January 2021 Chile exported $7.91B and imported $4.87B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $3.04B. Between January 2020 and January 2021 the exports of Chile have increased by $671M (9.27%) from $7.24B to $7.91B, while imports increased by $7.28M (0.15%) from $4.86B to $4.87B.
Trade: In January 2021, the top exports of Chile were Copper Ore ($2.37B), Refined Copper ($1.4B), Pitted Fruits ($1.05B), Raw Copper ($258M), and Fish Fillets ($230M). In January 2021 the top imports of Chile were Telephones ($407M), Computers ($279M), Bovine Meat ($129M), Beauty Products ($126M), and Medical Instruments ($121M).
Origins: In January 2021 the exports of Chile were mainly from Las Condes ($3.29B), Santiago ($1.67B), Puerto Montt ($299M), Vitacura ($241M), and Providencia ($180M), while imports destinations were mainly Las Condes ($946M), Santiago ($720M), Providencia ($685M), Huechuraba ($591M), and Quilicura ($398M).
Destinations: In January 2021, Chile exported mostly to China ($3.74B), United States ($939M), Japan ($690M), South Korea ($422M), and Brazil ($336M), and imported mostly from United States ($1.45B), Switzerland ($606M), China ($378M), Argentina ($282M), and Germany ($222M).
Growth: In January 2021, the increase in Chile's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an increase in exports to China ($968M or 34.9%), United States ($98.1M or 11.7%), and South Korea ($69.5M or 19.7%), and product exports increase in Copper Ore ($538M or 29.3%), Pitted Fruits ($324M or 44.8%), and Refined Copper ($283M or 25.3%). In January 2021, the increase in Chile's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by an increase in imports from Switzerland ($150M or 33%), Taiwan ($138M or 2.02k%), and China ($97.1M or 34.6%), and product imports increase in Computers ($121M or 76.3%), Beauty Products ($62.7M or 98.8%), and Industrial Printers ($49.6M or 116%).