São Paulo

State in Brazil

Exports (2019): $48.9B, Rnk 1/27

Top Destination (2019): $11.2B, United States

Top Export (2019): $3.83B, Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,...

Imports (2019): $59.3B, Rnk 1/27

Top Origin (2019): $11.7B, China

Top Import (2019): $1.87B, Telephone sets and other apparatus for...

Economic Complexity (2019): 0.22, Rnk 1 / 27

Overview: This page contains the latest international trade data for São Paulo, including export and import data.

Exports: In 2019, Brazil's São Paulo exported $48.9B, making it the 1st largest exporter out of the 27 exporters in Brazil. In 2019 the top exports of São Paulo were Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,... ($3.83B), Sugars: cane sugar, raw, in solid... ($2.66B), Fixed wing aircraft, unladen weight >... ($2.49B), Light petroleum distillates nes ($1.72B), and Soya beans: other than seed, whether... ($1.33B).

Imports: In 2019, Brazil's São Paulo imported $59.3B, making it the 1st largest importer out of the 27 importers in Brazil. In 2019 top imports of São Paulo were Telephone sets and other apparatus for... ($1.87B), Light petroleum distillates nes ($1.84B), Medicaments nes, in dosage ($1.53B), Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,... ($1.07B), and Electronic integrated circuits: processors and controllers,... ($1.03B).

Economic Complexity: In 2019, the highest complexity exports of São Paulo according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Artificial Filament Tow (1.79), Photographic Plates (1.67), Motor-working Tools (1.56), Carboxyimide Compounds (1.55), and Self-Propelled Rail Transport (1.53). PCI measures the knowledge intensity of a product by considering the knowledge intensity of its exporters.

Yearly Exports

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Top Destination (2019): United States, $11.2B

Top Product (2019): Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,..., $3.83B

In 2019 the top export destinations of São Paulo were United States ($11.2B), China ($5.57B), Argentina ($4.07B), Chile ($1.83B), and Mexico ($1.77B).

In 2019 the top exports of São Paulo were Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,... ($3.83B), Sugars: cane sugar, raw, in solid... ($2.66B), Fixed wing aircraft, unladen weight >... ($2.49B), Light petroleum distillates nes ($1.72B), and Soya beans: other than seed, whether... ($1.33B).

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Yearly Imports

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Top Origin (2019): China, $11.7B

Top Import (2019): Telephone sets and other apparatus for..., $1.87B

In 2019 the top import origins of São Paulo were China ($11.7B), United States ($10.3B), Germany ($5.38B), South Korea ($2.57B), and Japan ($2.14B).

In 2019 the top imports of São Paulo were Telephone sets and other apparatus for... ($1.87B), Light petroleum distillates nes ($1.84B), Medicaments nes, in dosage ($1.53B), Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,... ($1.07B), and Electronic integrated circuits: processors and controllers,... ($1.03B).

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Comparison in Time

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This section shows differences between total trade from São Paulo throughout time.

This section shows forecasts for total exports and imports from São Paulo. The forecast is based in a Long Short-Term Memory Model constructed using monthly trade data.

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Economic Complexity

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Economic Complexity of Brazil

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São Paulo ranks 1st out of the 27 states in Brazil according to ECI.

Estimated using exports data.

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Economic Complexity Ranking

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The economic complexity of a territory can change year to year. São Paulo it is in position 1st considering its ECI in the last year.

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Export Opportunities by Relatedness

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The top export opportunities according to the relatedness level, without considering those products were São Paulo already has a comparative advantage, are led by Chlorates and Perchlorates (0.23), Compounded Unvulcanised Rubber (0.23), Epoxides (0.23), Ethylene Polymers (0.23), and Orthopedic Appliances (0.22).

Most Complex Products by PCI

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The highest complexity exports of São Paulo according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Artificial Filament Tow (1.79), Photographic Plates (1.67), Motor-working Tools (1.56), Carboxyimide Compounds (1.55), and Self-Propelled Rail Transport (1.53). PCI measures the knowledge intensity of a product by considering the knowledge intensity of its exporters.

Most Specialized Products by RCA Index

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The most specialized products according to the RCA index are led by Fruit Juice (42.3), Alcohol > 80% ABV (40.4), Raw Sugar (40.3), Vehicle Chassis (37.9), and Leather of Other Animals (33).

The product space is a network connecting products that are likely to be co-exported. The product space can be used to predict future exports, since São Paulo is more likely to start exporting products that are related to current exports. Relatedness measures the distance between a product, and all of the products it is currently specialized in.

Relatedness Space

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This network shows the products most related to the production structure of  São Paulo. These are products that tend to be co-exported with the products that São Paulo exports. Higher relatedness values ​​indicate greater knowledge, which predicts a greater probability of exporting that product in the future.

Diversification Frontier

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The Complexity-Relatedness diagram compares the risk and the strategic value of a territory's potential export oppotunities. Relatedness is a predictive of the probability that a country increases its exports in a product. Complexity, is associated with higher levels of income, economic growth, less income inequality, and lower emissions.