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2019
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Exports
: $485k, Rnk 27 / 85

2019
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Top Product
: $320k, Blank Audio Media

2019
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Exports
: $10.3M, Rnk 197 / 209

2019
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Top Product
: $2.52M, Shipping containers

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Economic Complexity (ECI)
: ECI 1.01, Rnk 29 / 146

2019
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 GDP
: $14.3T, CURRENT US$
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2009-2019
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GDP GROWTH
: 181%, CURRENT US$
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2019
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GDP PC
: $10,262, CURRENT US$
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2009-2019
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GDP PC GROWTH
: 168%, CURRENT US$
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British Virgin Islands-China In 2019, British Virgin Islands exported $485k to China. The main products that British Virgin Islands exported to China are Blank Audio Media ($320k), Raw Aluminium ($139k), and Beauty Products ($14.7k). During the last 20 years the exports of British Virgin Islands to China have increased at an annualized rate of 23.9%, from $6.7k in 1999 to $485k in 2019.

In 2019, British Virgin Islands did not export any services to China.

China-British Virgin Islands In 2019, China exported $10.3M to British Virgin Islands . The main products that China exported to British Virgin Islands were Shipping containers ($2.52M), Passenger and Cargo Ships ($2M), and Broadcasting Equipment ($1.38M). During the last 20 years the exports of China to British Virgin Islands have increased at an annualized rate of 22.3%, from $185k in 1999 to $10.3M in 2019.

In 2019, China did not export any services to British Virgin Islands.

Comparison In 2019,  British Virgin Islands ranked 170 in total exports ($359M), and does not have data regarding Economic Complexity Index. That same year, China ranked 29 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.01), and 1 in total exports ($2.57T).

Historical Data

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Bilateral Trade by Products

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In 2019, British Virgin Islands exported $485k to China. The main products exported from British Virgin Islands to China were Blank Audio Media ($320k), Raw Aluminium ($139k), and Beauty Products ($14.7k). During the last 20 years the exports of British Virgin Islands to China have increased at an annualized rate of 23.9%, from $6.7k in 1999 to $485k in 2019.

In 2019, China exported $10.3M to British Virgin Islands. The main products exported from China to British Virgin Islands were Shipping containers ($2.52M), Passenger and Cargo Ships ($2M), and Broadcasting Equipment ($1.38M). During the last 23 years the exports of China to British Virgin Islands have increased at an annualized rate of 22.3%, from $185k in 1996 to $10.3M in 2019.

Market Competitiveness

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British Virgin Islands
Top Destination
: Malta, $107M

China
Top Destination
: United States, $429B

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

In 2019, countries that imported more from British Virgin Islands than China were Seychelles ($105M).

In 2019, countries that imported more from China than British Virgin Islands were United States ($429B), Hong Kong ($268B), and Japan ($152B).

Comparative Advantage British Virgin Islands - China

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This chart compares trade between British Virgin Islands and China by product, considering products traded by both, British Virgin Islands and China.

During 2019, British Virgin Islands had a large net trade with China in the exports of Machines ($320k), Metals ($139k), and Chemical Products ($17.4k).

During 2019, China had a large net trade with British Virgin Islands in the exports of Transportation ($5.45M), Machines ($2.13M), and Plastics and Rubbers ($1.1M).

Economic Complexity

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Competitive Landscape

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