Overview: In February 2021 Rio Grande do Norte exported $29.2M and imported $15.7M, resulting in a positive trade balance of $13.4M. Between February 2020 and February 2021 the exports of Rio Grande do Norte have decreased by $-849k (-2.83%) from $30M to $29.2M, while imports decreased by $-2.12M (-11.9%) from $17.9M to $15.7M.
Trade: In February 2021, the top exports of Rio Grande do Norte were Melons ($13.7M), Raw Sugar ($5.43M), Heavy Pure Woven Cotton ($1.73M), Other Inedible Animal Products ($1.73M), and Non-fillet Fresh Fish ($1.44M). In February 2021 the top imports of Rio Grande do Norte were Wheat ($5.9M), Petroleum Coke ($1.36M), Ethylene Polymers ($781k), Electrical Transformers ($671k), and Electrical Control Boards ($590k).
Destinations: In February 2021, Rio Grande do Norte exported mostly to Togo ($5.42M), Spain ($5.09M), United States ($4.89M), Netherlands ($4.29M), and United Kingdom ($3.52M), and imported mostly from Argentina ($6.54M), China ($2.21M), United States ($1.97M), Spain ($1.02M), and Germany ($747k).
Growth: In February 2021, the decrease in Rio Grande do Norte's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an decrease in exports to Portugal ($-577k or -82.2%), Germany ($-442k or -52.6%), and Belgium ($-261k or -87.8%), and product exports decrease in Refined Petroleum ($-9.03M or -99.9%), Coconuts, Brazil Nuts, and Cashews ($-488k or -90.8%), and Precious Stones ($-361k or -97.7%). In February 2021, the decrease in Rio Grande do Norte's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by an decrease in imports from China ($-1.26M or -36.4%), Italy ($-768k or -86.1%), and Spain ($-643k or -38.6%), and product imports decrease in Synthetic Filament Yarn Woven Fabric ($-705k or -89.7%), Textile Processing Machines ($-691k or -99.4%), and Iron Structures ($-681k or -100%).