Overview In December 2021, Bolivia exported $149M and imported $184M from Brazil, resulting in a negative trade balance of $35.7M. Between December 2020 and December 2021 the exports of Bolivia have increased by $50.3M (51.1%) from $98.4M to $149M, while imports increased by $42M (29.5%) from $142M to $184M.
Trade In December 2021, the top exports of Bolivia to Brazil were Natural gas, in the gaseous state ($120M), Mineral or chemical fertilizers, nitrogenous ($16.7M), Minerals, crude, n.e.s. ($3.1M), Mineral or chemical fertilizers, potassic (other... ($1.71M), and Sunflower seed or safflower oil and... ($1.3M). In December 2021 the top imports of Bolivia from Brazil were Bars and rods (other than those... ($14.2M), Food preparations, n.e.s. ($7.08M), Insecticides put up in forms or... ($6.52M), Flat-rolled products of iron or non-alloy... ($4.58M), and Track-laying tractors ($4.56M).
Origins In December 2021 the exports of Bolivia were mainly from Tarija ($70.8M), Santa Cruz ($50.2M), Cochabamba ($20.8M), Potosí ($5.25M), and Chuquisaca ($979k), while imports destinations were mainly Santa Cruz ($163M), La Paz ($8.98M), Cochabamba ($8.41M), Sin provincia ($1.83M), and Oruro ($1.34M).
Growth In December 2021, the increase in Bolivia's year-by-year exports to Brazil was explained primarily by an increase in product exports in Other ferrous waste and scrap ($350k or 234%), Other inorganic bases and metal oxides,... ($224k or 117%), and Silver (including base metals clad with... ($184k or 21.9%). In December 2021, the increase in Bolivia's year-by-year imports from Brazil was explained primarily by an increase in product imports in Kerosene and other medium oils (not... ($2.04M or 112%), Harvesting or threshing machinery (including straw... ($1.36M or 99.2%), and Gas, liquid or electricity supply or... ($723k or 219%).