Overview In February 2023 Puerto Montt exported $341M and imported $27.8M, resulting in a positive trade balance of $313M. Between February 2022 and February 2023 the exports of Puerto Montt have increased by $39M (12.9%) from $302M to $341M, while imports decreased by $-10.4M (-27.2%) from $38.2M to $27.8M.
Trade In February 2023, the top exports of Puerto Montt were Fish Fillets ($169M), Non-fillet Frozen Fish ($95.7M), Non-fillet Fresh Fish ($53.2M), Fish oil ($7.54M), and Processed Crustaceans ($3.84M). In February 2023 the top imports of Puerto Montt were Animal Food ($4.21M), Surveying Equipment ($1.4M), Industrial Food Preperation Machinery ($1.22M), Iron Fasteners ($1.2M), and Other Plastic Products ($1.16M).
Destinations In February 2023, Puerto Montt exported mostly to United States ($148M), Japan ($54.3M), Brazil ($40.9M), Russia ($14.8M), and China ($10.4M), and imported mostly from Canada ($7.16M), United Kingdom ($5.3M), Germany ($4.66M), United States ($3.38M), and Denmark ($2.8M).
Growth In February 2023, the increase in Puerto Montt's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an increase in exports to United States ($31.7M or 26.5%), China ($7.2M or 528%), and Russia ($3.89M or 34.2%), and product exports increase in Non-fillet Frozen Fish ($26.3M or 30.7%), Fish Fillets ($24.7M or 16.6%), and Fish oil ($3.73M or 82.7%). In February 2023, the decrease in Puerto Montt's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by an decrease in imports from Spain ($-2.79M or -60.7%), South Korea ($-691k or -55.5%), and Heard Island and McDonald Islands ($-533k or -83.4%), and product imports decrease in Animal Food ($-4.05M or -94.2%), Computers ($-937k or -99.7%), and Machinery parts, not containing electrical connectors,... ($-149k or -87.7%).