Overview: In January 2021 Valparaíso exported $18.6M and imported $19.2M, resulting in a negative trade balance of $664k. Between January 2020 and January 2021 the exports of Valparaíso have decreased by $-4.26M (-18.7%) from $22.8M to $18.6M, while imports decreased by $-2.17M (-10.1%) from $21.4M to $19.2M.
Trade: In January 2021, the top exports of Valparaíso were Commodities not elsewhere specified ($6.12M), Other Vegetable Products ($4.84M), Self-adhesive Plastics ($2.63M), Raw Plastic Sheeting ($1.72M), and Cellulose Fibers Paper ($1.27M). In January 2021 the top imports of Valparaíso were Railway Cargo Containers ($5.74M), Office Machine Parts ($1.53M), Other Plastic Products ($932k), Saddlery ($830k), and Air Pumps ($538k).
Destinations: In January 2021, Valparaíso exported mostly to Brazil ($3.79M), United States ($3.04M), Areas ($2.83M), Sweden ($1.98M), and Argentina ($1.29M), and imported mostly from France ($4.38M), China ($4.13M), United States ($3.62M), Brazil ($846k), and Heard Island and McDonald Islands ($802k).
Growth: In January 2021, the decrease in Valparaíso's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an decrease in exports to Areas ($-5.2M or -64.7%), Chile ($-2.22M or -75.2%), and Peru ($-722k or -51.2%), and product exports decrease in Commodities not elsewhere specified ($-7.7M or -55.7%), Molluscs ($-1.27M or -97.4%), and Cellulose Fibers Paper ($-353k or -21.8%). In January 2021, the decrease in Valparaíso's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by an decrease in imports from Hong Kong ($-4.79M or -87%), Colombia ($-2.64M or -99.4%), and Denmark ($-1.56M or -71.7%), and product imports decrease in Railway Cargo Containers ($-4.27M or -42.7%), Trunks and Cases ($-1.53M or -91.1%), and Leather Footwear ($-681k or -86.4%).