Overview: In March 2021 Paranaguá exported $463M and imported $176M, resulting in a positive trade balance of $287M. Between March 2020 and March 2021 the exports of Paranaguá have increased by $31M (7.17%) from $432M to $463M, while imports increased by $8.46M (5.06%) from $167M to $176M.
Trade: In March 2021, the top exports of Paranaguá were Soybeans ($313M), Poultry Meat ($80M), Raw Sugar ($32.8M), Soybean Oil ($14.4M), and Soybean Meal ($13.8M). In March 2021 the top imports of Paranaguá were Mixed Mineral or Chemical Fertilizers ($43.4M), Refined Petroleum ($35.2M), Nitrogenous Fertilizers ($30.3M), Potassic Fertilizers ($22.1M), and Wheat ($9.38M).
Destinations: In March 2021, Paranaguá exported mostly to China ($329M), Thailand ($13.1M), United Arab Emirates ($12.1M), Yemen ($9.15M), and South Korea ($8.98M), and imported mostly from United States ($49.2M), China ($22.2M), Russia ($17.3M), Indonesia ($11.2M), and Argentina ($10.2M).
Growth: In March 2021, the increase in Paranaguá's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an increase in exports to China ($46.7M or 16.5%), Thailand ($11.1M or 553%), and South Korea ($6.62M or 280%), and product exports increase in Raw Sugar ($30.4M or 1.32k%), Poultry Meat ($12.8M or 19%), and Soybean Oil ($5.14M or 55.3%). In March 2021, the increase in Paranaguá's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by an increase in imports from China ($16.1M or 260%), Argentina ($8.24M or 418%), and United States ($7.09M or 16.8%), and product imports increase in Mixed Mineral or Chemical Fertilizers ($17.9M or 70.1%), Nitrogenous Fertilizers ($7.63M or 33.6%), and Coconut Oil ($3.66M or 118%).