Overview In December 2022, Chile exported $75.8M and imported $178M from Argentina, resulting in a negative trade balance of $102M. Between December 2021 and December 2022 the exports of Chile have decreased by $-17.3M (-18.6%) from $93M to $75.8M, while imports decreased by $-98.7M (-35.7%) from $277M to $178M.
Trade In December 2022, the top exports of Chile to Argentina were Copper Wire ($15.6M), Tropical Fruits ($6.88M), Non-fillet Fresh Fish ($3.95M), Commodities not elsewhere specified ($3.91M), and Kaolin Coated Paper ($1.91M). In December 2022 the top imports of Chile from Argentina were Bovine Meat ($40.2M), Animal Food ($10.8M), Cars ($4.2M), Beauty Products ($2.96M), and Concentrated Milk ($2.4M).
Origins In December 2022 the exports of Chile were mainly from Talcahuano ($12M), Quilicura ($10.4M), Las Condes ($9.43M), Puerto Montt ($3.86M), and San Miguel ($3.34M), while imports destinations were mainly Las Condes ($63.6M), Quilicura ($23.8M), Providencia ($14.5M), San Bernardo ($13.7M), and Santiago ($9.74M).
Growth In December 2022, the decrease in Chile's year-by-year exports to Argentina was explained primarily by an decrease in product exports in Refined Copper ($-1.61M or -74.7%), Pesticides ($-684k or -56.7%), and Processed Tomatoes ($-597k or -62.7%). In December 2022, the decrease in Chile's year-by-year imports from Argentina was explained primarily by an decrease in product imports in Beauty Products ($-75.4M or -96.2%), Bovine Meat ($-17.7M or -30.6%), and Shaving Products ($-14.8M or -92.1%).