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About

China-Portugal In 2021, China exported $5.06B to Portugal. The main products that China exported to Portugal are Semiconductor Devices ($439M), Computers ($173M), and Bi-Wheel Vehicle Parts ($173M). During the last 26 years the exports of China to Portugal have increased at an annualized rate of 13.4%, from $192M in 1995 to $5.06B in 2021.

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

Portugal-China In 2021, Portugal exported $980M to China. The main products that Portugal exported to China were Scrap Copper ($145M), Dissolving Grades Chemical Woodpulp ($74.9M), and Marble, Travertine and Alabaster ($57M). During the last 26 years the exports of Portugal to China have increased at an annualized rate of 12.3%, from $48.5M in 1995 to $980M in 2021.

In 2020, Portugal exported services to China worth $89.1M, with Travel ($66.2M) and Transportation ($22.8M) being the largest in terms of value.

Comparison In 2021,  China ranked 25 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.07), and 1 in total exports ($3.34T). That same year, Portugal ranked 43 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 0.56), and 46 in total exports ($75.6B).

Historical Data

Bilateral Trade by Products

Depth
Value

In 2021, China exported $5.06B to Portugal. The main products exported from China to Portugal were Semiconductor Devices ($439M), Computers ($173M), and Bi-Wheel Vehicle Parts ($173M). During the last 26 years the exports of China to Portugal have increased at an annualized rate of 13.4%, from $192M in 1995 to $5.06B in 2021.

In 2021, Portugal exported $980M to China. The main products exported from Portugal to China were Scrap Copper ($145M), Dissolving Grades Chemical Woodpulp ($74.9M), and Marble, Travertine and Alabaster ($57M). During the last 26 years the exports of Portugal to China have increased at an annualized rate of 12.3%, from $48.5M in 1995 to $980M in 2021.

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

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

Market Competitiveness

Color
China
Top Destination
United States$530B
Portugal
Top Destination
Spain$19.3B

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

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

In 2021, countries that imported more from Portugal than China were Gibraltar ($484M), Cape Verde ($355M), and Sao Tome and Principe ($79.8M).

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

Comparative Advantage China - Portugal

Flow
Scale

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

During 2021, China had a large net trade with Portugal in the exports of Machines ($2.25B), Textiles ($457M), and Transportation ($407M).

During 2021, Portugal had a large net trade with China in the exports of Machines ($199M), Metals ($165M), and Textiles ($98.8M).

Service Trade

Bilateral Service Trade

In 2020, Portugal exported services to China worth $89.1M, with Travel ($66.2M) and Transportation ($22.8M) being the largest in terms of value.

Service trade data is presented based on availability.

Services Exports from Portugal (Flag) to China (Flag) (2020)

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 Portugal. Similarly, the more yellow a dot/product is, the more Portugal has comparative advantage over China.

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

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