Overview In August 2022 Chile exported $8.01B and imported $6.46B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $1.54B. Between August 2021 and August 2022 the exports of Chile have decreased by $-544M (-6.36%) from $8.55B to $8.01B, while imports decreased by $-179M (-2.69%) from $6.64B to $6.46B.
Trade In August 2022, the top exports of Chile were Copper Ore ($1.79B), Refined Copper ($1.32B), Carbonates ($694M), Fish Fillets ($336M), and Commodities not elsewhere specified ($259M). In August 2022 the top imports of Chile were Telephones ($460M), Bovine Meat ($434M), Medical Instruments ($228M), Motor vehicles; parts and accessories (8701... ($204M), and Orthopedic Appliances ($174M).
Origins In August 2022 the exports of Chile were mainly from Las Condes ($3.36B), Santiago ($1.87B), Puerto Montt ($328M), Providencia ($181M), and Rancagua ($143M), while imports destinations were mainly Las Condes ($1.72B), Quilicura ($776M), Providencia ($750M), Huechuraba ($594M), and Santiago ($566M).
Destinations In August 2022, Chile exported mostly to China ($3.09B), United States ($1.14B), Japan ($480M), South Korea ($479M), and Brazil ($417M), and imported mostly from United States ($1.94B), Switzerland ($640M), Brazil ($474M), China ($442M), and Uruguay ($273M).
Growth In August 2022, the decrease in Chile's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an decrease in exports to Areas ($-275M or -93.5%), India ($-133M or -92.5%), and Japan ($-98.5M or -12.5%), and product exports decrease in Commodities not elsewhere specified ($-322M or -75.6%), Non-fillet Frozen Fish ($-48.8M or -24%), and Molybdenum Ore ($-48.5M or -39%). In August 2022, the decrease in Chile's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by an decrease in imports from United States ($-141M or -8.92%), Sweden ($-93.2M or -75.8%), and Argentina ($-75.9M or -21.2%), and product imports decrease in Medical Instruments ($-132M or -52.1%), Bovine Meat ($-112M or -46.4%), and Valves ($-70.4M or -51.2%).