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111%CURRENT US$
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102%CURRENT US$
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About

China-Tuvalu Trade: In 2022, China exported $18.3M to Tuvalu. The main products that China exported to Tuvalu were Refined Petroleum ($12.4M), Tug Boats ($9.11M), and Iron Structures ($4.36M). Over the past 5 years the exports of China to Tuvalu have increased at an annualized rate of 209%, from $65.5k in 2017 to $18.3M in 2022.

In 2022, China did not export any services to Tuvalu.

Tuvalu-China Trade: In 2022, Tuvalu exported $5.75k to China. The main products that Tuvalu exported to China were Integrated Circuits ($7.49k), Coin ($3.31k), and Electrical Transformers ($265). Over the past 5 years the exports of Tuvalu to China have decreased at an annualized rate of 40.4%,  from $76.4k in 2017 to $5.75k in 2022.

In 2022, Tuvalu did not export any services to China.

Comparison In 2022,  China ranked 22 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.12),  and 1 in total exports ($3.73T). That same year, Tuvalu ranked 198 in total exports ($72.1M), and does not have data regarding Economic Complexity Index.

Historical Data

Bilateral Trade by Products

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In 2022, China exported $18.3M to Tuvalu. The main products exported from China to Tuvalu were Refined Petroleum ($12.4M), Tug Boats ($9.11M), and Iron Structures ($4.36M). During the last 5 years the exports of China to Tuvalu have increased at an annualized rate of 209%, from $65.5k in 2017 to $18.3M in 2022.

In 2017, Tuvalu exported $5.75k to China. The main products exported from Tuvalu to China were Integrated Circuits ($7.49k), Coin ($3.31k), and Electrical Transformers ($265). During the last 11 years the exports of Tuvalu to China have decreased at an annualized rate of 40.4%, from $76.4k in 2006 to $5.75k in 2017.

Exports from China (Flag) to Tuvalu (Flag) (2022)

Exports from Tuvalu (Flag) to China (Flag) (2022)

Market Competitiveness

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

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Difference in imports from Tuvalu (Flag) and China (Flag) (2022)

Comparative Advantage China - Tuvalu

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

During 2022, China had a large net trade with Tuvalu in the exports of Mineral Products ($12.4M), Transportation ($10.3M), and Metals ($4.86M).

During 2017, Tuvalu had a large net trade with China in the exports of Machines ($7.87k), Precious Metals ($3.31k), and Chemical Products ($95).

Economic Complexity

Competitive Landscape

This visualization shows the product space at the HS4 level with the flags of China and Tuvalu. This means that a dot/product with the flag of China indicates it has a comparative advantage over Tuvalu. Similarly, a dot/product with the flag of Tuvalu indicates it has a comparative advantage over China.

Product Space of China (Flag) and Tuvalu (Flag) (2022)

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