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About

China-Argentina In 2021, China exported $12.6B to Argentina. The main products that China exported to Argentina are Computers ($797M), Broadcasting Equipment ($541M), and Other Organo-Inorganic Compounds ($439M). During the last 26 years the exports of China to Argentina have increased at an annualized rate of 12.8%, from $549M in 1995 to $12.6B in 2021.

In 2021, China did not export any services to Argentina.

Argentina-China In 2021, Argentina exported $5.93B to China. The main products that Argentina exported to China were Soybeans ($1.78B), Frozen Bovine Meat ($1.68B), and Sorghum ($492M). During the last 26 years the exports of Argentina to China have increased at an annualized rate of 11.7%, from $332M in 1995 to $5.93B in 2021.

In 2021, Argentina did not export any services to China.

Comparison In 2021,  China ranked 25 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.07), and 1 in total exports ($3.34T). That same year, Argentina ranked 60 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 0.074), and 48 in total exports ($68.7B).

Historical Data

Bilateral Trade by Products

Depth
Value

In 2021, China exported $12.6B to Argentina. The main products exported from China to Argentina were Computers ($797M), Broadcasting Equipment ($541M), and Other Organo-Inorganic Compounds ($439M). During the last 26 years the exports of China to Argentina have increased at an annualized rate of 12.8%, from $549M in 1995 to $12.6B in 2021.

In 2021, Argentina exported $5.93B to China. The main products exported from Argentina to China were Soybeans ($1.78B), Frozen Bovine Meat ($1.68B), and Sorghum ($492M). During the last 26 years the exports of Argentina to China have increased at an annualized rate of 11.7%, from $332M in 1995 to $5.93B in 2021.

Exports from China (Flag) to Argentina (Flag) (2021)

Exports from Argentina (Flag) to China (Flag) (2021)

Market Competitiveness

Color
China
Top Destination
United States$530B
Argentina
Top Destination
Brazil$11.2B

This map shows whether countries import more from China or Argentina. Each country is colored based on the difference in imports they receive from China and Argentina or the difference in the growth in imports.

In 2021, countries that imported more from China than Argentina were United States ($530B), Hong Kong ($323B), and Japan ($168B).

In 2021, countries that imported more from Argentina than China were Saint Martin ($46.3k).

Difference in imports from Argentina (Flag) and China (Flag) (2021)

Comparative Advantage China - Argentina

Flow
Scale

This chart compares trade between China and Argentina by product, considering products traded by both, China and Argentina.

During 2021, China had a large net trade with Argentina in the exports of Machines ($5.8B), Chemical Products ($2.78B), and Metals ($668M).

During 2021, Argentina had a large net trade with China in the exports of Vegetable Products ($2.75B), Animal Products ($2.1B), and Animal and Vegetable Bi-Products ($359M).

Economic Complexity

Competitive Landscape

This visualization show the product space at the HS4 level colored from blue to yellow.  This mean that the more blue a dot/product is, the more China has comparative advantage over Argentina. Similarly, the more yellow a dot/product is, the more Argentina has comparative advantage over China.

Product Space of China (Flag) and Argentina (Flag) (2021)

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