Ceará

State in Brazil

Exports (2021): $106M, Rnk 15/27

Top Destination (2021): $28.7M, United States

Top Export (2021): $22.7M, Semi-finished bars, iron or non-alloy steel...

Imports (2021): $237M, Rnk 12/27

Top Origin (2021): $62.9M, China

Top Import (2021): $20.8M, Cereals: wheat and meslin, other than...

Economic Complexity (2019): -0.84, Rnk 13 / 27

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

Exports: In 2021, Brazil's Ceará exported $106M, making it the 15th largest exporter out of the 27 exporters in Brazil. In 2021 the top exports of Ceará were Semi-finished bars, iron or non-alloy steel... ($22.7M), Parts for electric motors and generators ($11.9M), Fruit, edible: melons, other than watermelons,... ($10.9M), Footwear, rubber, plastic, straps fix to... ($9.72M), and Nuts, edible: cashew nuts, fresh or... ($6.44M).

Imports: In 2021, Brazil's Ceará imported $237M, making it the 12th largest importer out of the 27 importers in Brazil. In 2021 top imports of Ceará were Cereals: wheat and meslin, other than... ($20.8M), Natural gas, liquefied ($15.7M), Photosensitive/photovoltaic/LED semiconductor devices ($15.3M), Bituminous coal, not agglomerated ($15M), and Petroleum spirit for motor vehicles ($13.3M).

Economic Complexity: In 2019, the highest complexity exports of Ceará according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Steel Ingots (0.87), Electric Motor Parts (0.55), Iron Stovetops (0.43), Mill Machinery (0.2), and Metal Stoppers (0.19). PCI measures the knowledge intensity of a product by considering the knowledge intensity of its exporters.

Yearly Exports

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Top Destination (2021): United States, $28.7M

Top Product (2021): Semi-finished bars, iron or non-alloy steel..., $22.7M

In 2021 the top export destinations of Ceará were United States ($28.7M), South Korea ($22.8M), Netherlands ($8.72M), United Kingdom ($7.07M), and Italy ($4.37M).

In 2021 the top exports of Ceará were Semi-finished bars, iron or non-alloy steel... ($22.7M), Parts for electric motors and generators ($11.9M), Fruit, edible: melons, other than watermelons,... ($10.9M), Footwear, rubber, plastic, straps fix to... ($9.72M), and Nuts, edible: cashew nuts, fresh or... ($6.44M).

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Exports Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Exports Destination (Jan 2020 - Jan 2021)

Rapidly Declining Export Origins (Jan 2020 - Jan 2021)

Yearly Imports

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Top Origin (2021): China, $62.9M

Top Import (2021): Cereals: wheat and meslin, other than..., $20.8M

In 2021 the top import origins of Ceará were China ($62.9M), United States ($61.5M), Argentina ($17.5M), Russia ($12.5M), and Colombia ($8.5M).

In 2021 the top imports of Ceará were Cereals: wheat and meslin, other than... ($20.8M), Natural gas, liquefied ($15.7M), Photosensitive/photovoltaic/LED semiconductor devices ($15.3M), Bituminous coal, not agglomerated ($15M), and Petroleum spirit for motor vehicles ($13.3M).

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Imports Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Import Origins (Jan 2020 - Jan 2021)

Rapidly Declining Import Origins (Jan 2020 - Jan 2021)

Comparison in Time

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This section shows differences between total trade from Ceará throughout time.

Economic Complexity

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Economic Complexity of Brazil

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Ceará ranks 13th out of the 27 N/A 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. Ceará it is in position 13th 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 Ceará already has a comparative advantage, are led by Raw Sugar (0.074), Tropical Fruits (0.073), Pepper (0.071), Packing Bags (0.071), and Other Oily Seeds (0.068).

Most Complex Products by PCI

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The highest complexity exports of Ceará according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Steel Ingots (0.87), Electric Motor Parts (0.55), Iron Stovetops (0.43), Mill Machinery (0.2), and Metal Stoppers (0.19). 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 Leather of Other Animals (384), Semi-Finished Iron (301), Tar (162), Steel Ingots (159), and Melons (107).

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 Ceará 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  Ceará. These are products that tend to be co-exported with the products that Ceará 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.