Soybeans in Brazil

2019
Exports | Imports
: $26.1B | $45.4M, World Rnk 1 / 118
Flag Rnk 1 / 1199 | World Rnk 42 / 191
Flag Rnk 418 / 1196

2019
Destination | Origin
: $20.5B | $36.6M, China | Paraguay

2018 - 2019
FASTEST GROWING MARKET |  FASTEST GROWING ORIGIN
: $130M | $5.16M, Thailand |  Uruguay

2019
ECONOMIC COMPLEXITY of Brazil
: 0.64, Rnk 44 / 157

2019
PRODUCT COMPLEXITY  IN Soybeans
: -1.25, Rnk 898 / 1029

Exports: In 2019, Brazil exported $26.1B in Soybeans, making it the 1st largest exporter of Soybeans in the world. At the same year, Soybeans was the 1st most exported product in Brazil. The main destination of Soybeans exports from Brazil are: China ($20.5B), Spain ($745M), Netherlands ($607M), Thailand ($599M), and Iran ($545M).

The fastest growing export markets for Soybeans of Brazil between 2018 and 2019 were Thailand ($130M), Bangladesh ($118M), and Vietnam ($106M).

Imports: In 2019, Brazil imported $45.4M in Soybeans, becoming the 42nd largest importer of Soybeans in the world. At the same year, Soybeans was the 418th most imported product in Brazil. Brazil imports Soybeans primarily from: Paraguay ($36.6M), Uruguay ($8.82M), Argentina ($12.2k), United States ($567), and China ($200).

The fastest growing import markets in Soybeans for Brazil between 2018 and 2019 were Uruguay ($5.16M), Argentina ($5.05k), and China ($200).

Tariffs: In 2017, the average tariff for Brazil in Soybeans was 3.85%. The countries with the highest import tariffs for Soybeans were Cuba (5.76%), Panama (5.76%), Angola (4%), Burundi (4%), and Benin (4%).

Overview: In February 2021 Brazil's Soybeans exports accounted up to $1.13B and imports accounted up to $18.3M, resulting in a positive trade balance of $1.11B. Between February 2020 and February 2021 the exports of Brazil's   Soybeans have decreased by $-561M (-33.1%) from $1.69B to $1.13B, while imports decreased by $-68.6k (-0.37%) from $18.3M to $18.3M.

Destinations: In February 2021 Soybeans exported mostly to China ($839M), Turkey ($88.1M), Spain ($42.1M), Israel ($30M), and Italy ($26.7M), and imported mostly from Paraguay ($17.1M), Uruguay ($521k), Argentina ($402k), and Bolivia ($278k).

Growth: In February 2021, the decrease in Soybeans's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by a decrease in exports to China ($-366M or -30.4%), Spain ($-60.1M or -58.8%), and Pakistan ($-35.2M or -80.3%). In February 2021, the decrease in Soybeans's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by a decrease in imports from Paraguay ($-1.27M or -6.92%).

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EXPORT GROWTH (February 2020 - February 2021): $-561M, (-33.1%)

IMPORT GROWTH (February 2020 - February 2021): $-68.6k, (-0.37%)

MAIN EXPORTER (February 2021): Mato Grosso, $625M

MAIN DESTINATION (February 2021): China, $839M

This section shows Soybeans's exports and imports data at subnational level for Brazil. Click any date in the line plot, any subnational region in the geomap, or any destination or origin country to explore the exports or imports behavior of Soybeans over time.

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EXPORTS (2019): $26.1B

IMPORTS (2019): $45.4M

NET TRADE (2019): $26.1B

In 2019, Brazil exported $26.1B in Soybeans. The main destinations of Brazil exports on Soybeans were China ($20.5B), Spain ($745M), Netherlands ($607M), Thailand ($599M), and Iran ($545M).

In 2019, Brazil imported $45.4M in Soybeans, mainly from Paraguay ($36.6M), Uruguay ($8.82M), Argentina ($12.2k), United States ($567), and China ($200).

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IN 2019, Brazil HAD A POSITIVE NET TRADE IN Soybeans WITH:

IN 2019, Brazil HAD A NEGATIVE NET TRADE IN Soybeans WITH:

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THE FASTEST GROWING Soybeans EXPORT MARKETS FOR Brazil WERE (2018 - 2019):

THE FASTEST DECLINING MARKETS FOR THE EXPORT OF Soybeans BY Brazil WERE (2018 - 2019):

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Market Concentration

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In 2018, Brazil's main exporting competitors in Soybeans were:

In 2018, Brazil's main importing competitors in Soybeans were:

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Tariffs by Country

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In 2017, the average tariff for Brazil in Soybeans was 3.85%.

The countries with the highest tariffs for Soybeans in Brazil were Cuba (5.76%), Panama (5.76%), Angola (4%), Burundi (4%), and Benin (4%).

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