Overview In September 2021 Chile exported $2.32B and imported $452M from China, resulting in a positive trade balance of $1.86B. Between September 2020 and September 2021 the exports of Chile have increased by $451M (24.2%) from $1.87B to $2.32B, while imports increased by $213M (89%) from $239M to $452M.
Trade In September 2021, the top exports of Chile to China were Copper Ore ($1.15B), Refined Copper ($484M), Iron Ore ($202M), Sulfate Chemical Woodpulp ($115M), and Raw Copper ($108M). In September 2021 the top imports of Chile from China were Light Fixtures ($31.8M), Electric Filament ($22.2M), Rubber Tires ($17.8M), Seats ($17.1M), and Medical Instruments ($12.3M).
Origins In September 2021 the exports of Chile were mainly from Las Condes ($1.27B), Santiago ($690M), La Serena ($196M), Providencia ($28M), and Rancagua ($15.1M), while imports destinations were mainly Renca ($129M), Santiago ($123M), Las Condes ($40.9M), Providencia ($27.6M), and Huechuraba ($17.7M).
Growth In September 2021, the increase in Chile's year-by-year exports to China was explained primarily by an increase in product exports in Copper Ore ($345M or 42.8%), Iron Ore ($94.3M or 87.7%), and Carbonates ($49.5M or 387%). In September 2021, the increase in Chile's year-by-year imports from China was explained primarily by an increase in product imports in Light Fixtures ($22.4M or 239%), Electric Filament ($21.6M or 3.33k%), and Rubber Tires ($15.5M or 671%).