Rio Grande Do Norte

State in Brazil

Exports (2019): $395M, Rnk 20/27

Top Destination (2019): $111M, United States

Top Export (2019): $117M, Fruit, edible: melons, other than watermelons,...

Imports (2019): $168M, Rnk 23/27

Top Origin (2019): $43.7M, Argentina

Top Import (2019): $56.9M, Cereals: wheat and meslin, other than...

Economic Complexity (2019): -1.1, Rnk 20 / 27

Exports: In 2019, Brazil's Rio Grande Do Norte exported $395M, making it the 20th largest exporter out of the 27 exporters in Brazil. In 2019 the top exports of Rio Grande Do Norte were Fruit, edible: melons, other than watermelons,... ($117M), Fruit, edible: watermelons, fresh ($33.5M), Light petroleum distillates nes ($28.3M), Fixed wing aircraft, unladen weight >... ($25.6M), and Turbo-jet engines of a thrust >... ($21.7M).

Imports: In 2019, Brazil's Rio Grande Do Norte imported $168M, making it the 23rd largest importer out of the 27 importers in Brazil. In 2019 top imports of Rio Grande Do Norte were Cereals: wheat and meslin, other than... ($56.9M), Polyethylene - specific gravity <0.94 in... ($8.09M), Polymers of ethylene nes, in primary... ($4.87M), Petroleum coke, not calcined ($4.75M), and Woven fabric >85% textured polyester, printed,... ($3.38M).

Economic Complexity: In 2019, the highest complexity exports of Rio Grande Do Norte according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Cranes (0.68), Other Plastic Sheetings (0.59), Gas Turbines (0.27), Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft (0.26), and Confectionery Sugar (-0.45). PCI measures the knowledge intensity of a product by considering the knowledge intensity of its exporters.

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Top Destination (2019): United States, $111M

Top Product (2019): Fruit, edible: melons, other than watermelons,..., $117M

In 2019 the top export destinations of Rio Grande Do Norte were United States ($111M), Netherlands ($71M), United Kingdom ($47.9M), Spain ($37.8M), and Singapore ($19.2M).

In 2019 the top exports of Rio Grande Do Norte were Fruit, edible: melons, other than watermelons,... ($117M), Fruit, edible: watermelons, fresh ($33.5M), Light petroleum distillates nes ($28.3M), Fixed wing aircraft, unladen weight >... ($25.6M), and Turbo-jet engines of a thrust >... ($21.7M).

Export Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Exports Destination (May 2019 - May 2020)

Rapidly Declining Export Origins (May 2019 - May 2020)

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Top Origin (2019): Argentina, $43.7M

Top Import (2019): Cereals: wheat and meslin, other than..., $56.9M

In 2019 the top import origins of Rio Grande Do Norte were Argentina ($43.7M), United States ($33.8M), China ($29.3M), Spain ($8.49M), and Germany ($6.31M).

In 2019 the top imports of Rio Grande Do Norte were Cereals: wheat and meslin, other than... ($56.9M), Polyethylene - specific gravity <0.94 in... ($8.09M), Polymers of ethylene nes, in primary... ($4.87M), Petroleum coke, not calcined ($4.75M), and Woven fabric >85% textured polyester, printed,... ($3.38M).

Import Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Import Origins (May 2019 - May 2020)

Rapidly Declining Import Origins (May 2019 - May 2020)

Comparison in Time

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This section shows differences between total trade from Rio Grande do Norte throughout time.

Comparison Map

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The states of Brazil with the highest exports in 2019 were São Paulo ($48.9B), Rio De Janeiro ($28.6B), Minas Gerais ($25.1B), Rio Grande Do Sul ($18.5B), and Pará ($17.8B)

The states of Brazil with the highest imports in 2019 were São Paulo ($59.3B), Rio De Janeiro ($21.2B), Santa Catarina ($16.9B), Paraná ($12.7B), and Amazonas ($10.2B)

This section shows forecasts for total exports and imports from Rio Grande do Norte. 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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Rio Grande Do Norte ranks 20th out of the 27 states in Brazil according to ECI.

Estimated using exports data.

Economic Complexity Ranking

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The economic complexity of a territory can change year to year. Rio Grande Do Norte it is in position 20th considering its ECI in the last year.

Export Opportunities by Relatedness

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The top export opportunities according to the relatedness level, without considering those products were Rio Grande Do Norte already has a comparative advantage, are led by Perfume Plants (0.05), Fruit Juice (0.048), Knit T-shirts (0.046), Processed Fish (0.046), and Essential Oils (0.044).

Most Complex Products by PCI

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The highest complexity exports of Rio Grande Do Norte according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Cranes (0.68), Other Plastic Sheetings (0.59), Gas Turbines (0.27), Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft (0.26), and Confectionery Sugar (-0.45). 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 Melons (N/A), Salt (273), Other Inedible Animal Products (235), Heavy Pure Woven Cotton (135), and Coconuts, Brazil Nuts, and Cashews (106).

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 Rio Grande Do Norte 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  Rio Grande Do Norte. These are products that tend to be co-exported with the products that Rio Grande Do Norte 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.