Overview In January 2023, Chile exported $442M and imported $8.34M from Japan, resulting in a positive trade balance of $433M. Between January 2022 and January 2023 the exports of Chile have decreased by $-233M (-34.6%) from $675M to $442M, while imports decreased by $-32.8M (-79.7%) from $41.1M to $8.34M.
Trade In January 2023, the top exports of Chile to Japan were Copper Ore ($383M), Non-fillet Frozen Fish ($93.6M), Molybdenum Ore ($48.7M), Pig Meat ($38.7M), and Fish Fillets ($38.1M). In January 2023 the top imports of Chile from Japan were Motor vehicles; parts and accessories (8701... ($12.3M), Medical Instruments ($5.22M), Centrifuges ($2.52M), Electrical Lighting and Signalling Equipment ($1.58M), and Engine Parts ($1.27M).
Origins In January 2023 the exports of Chile were mainly from Las Condes ($191M), Santiago ($80M), Puerto Montt ($72M), Vitacura ($33.9M), and Chonchi ($15.3M), while imports destinations were mainly Las Condes ($1.98M), Providencia ($1.16M), Vitacura ($1.1M), Pudahuel ($872k), and Viña Del Mar ($490k).
Growth In January 2023, the decrease in Chile's year-by-year exports to Japan was explained primarily by an decrease in product exports in Copper Ore ($-53M or -12.2%), Fruit Juice ($-3.67M or -52%), and Fuel Wood ($-3.55M or -21.1%). In January 2023, the decrease in Chile's year-by-year imports from Japan was explained primarily by an decrease in product imports in Other Electrical Machinery ($-670k or -82.9%), Fish oil ($-644k or -45.8%), and Mirrors and Lenses ($-303k or -99.4%).