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About

Maldives-China In 2021, Maldives exported $3.87M to China. The main products that Maldives exported to China are Petroleum Gas ($3.71M), Integrated Circuits ($97.7k), and Scrap Aluminium ($13.2k). During the last 26 years the exports of Maldives to China have increased at an annualized rate of 19.4%, from $38.6k in 1995 to $3.87M in 2021.

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

China-Maldives In 2021, China exported $395M to Maldives. The main products that China exported to Maldives were Other Furniture ($18.6M), Iron Structures ($16.1M), and Air Conditioners ($14.9M). During the last 26 years the exports of China to Maldives have increased at an annualized rate of 23.9%, from $1.51M in 1995 to $395M in 2021.

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

Comparison In 2021,  Maldives ranked 179 in total exports ($238M), and does not have data regarding Economic Complexity Index. That same year, China ranked 25 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.07), and 1 in total exports ($3.34T).

Historical Data

Bilateral Trade by Products

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Value

In 2021, Maldives exported $3.87M to China. The main products exported from Maldives to China were Petroleum Gas ($3.71M), Integrated Circuits ($97.7k), and Scrap Aluminium ($13.2k). During the last 26 years the exports of Maldives to China have increased at an annualized rate of 19.4%, from $38.6k in 1995 to $3.87M in 2021.

In 2021, China exported $395M to Maldives. The main products exported from China to Maldives were Other Furniture ($18.6M), Iron Structures ($16.1M), and Air Conditioners ($14.9M). During the last 26 years the exports of China to Maldives have increased at an annualized rate of 23.9%, from $1.51M in 1995 to $395M in 2021.

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

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

Latest Data

Trade between Maldives (Flag) and China (Flag)

Maldives Exports

China Exports

Market Competitiveness

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Maldives
Top Destination
Thailand$68.5M
China
Top Destination
United States$530B

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

In 2019, no countries were registered that imported more from Maldives than from China.

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

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

Comparative Advantage Maldives - China

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Scale

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

During 2021, Maldives had a large net trade with China in the exports of Mineral Products ($3.71M), Machines ($125k), and Metals ($13.2k).

During 2021, China had a large net trade with Maldives in the exports of Machines ($109M), Metals ($72.1M), and Miscellaneous ($57.1M).

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

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

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