Alava

Province in País Vasco, Autonomous Community in Spain

Exports (2019): €7.15B, Rnk 13/52

Top Destination (2019): €1.96B, Germany

Top Export (2019): €2.05B, Medium Diesel Engine Cars

Imports (2019): €4.18B, Rnk 19/52

Top Origin (2019): €1.5B, Germany

Top Import (2019): €539M, Engines, diesel, for motor vehicles

Economic Complexity (2019): 0.46, Rnk 1 / 52

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

Exports: In 2019, Spain's Alava exported €7.15B, making it the 13th largest exporter out of the 52 exporters in Spain. In 2019 the top exports of Alava were Medium Diesel Engine Cars (€2.05B), Diesel powered trucks weighing < 5... (€1.24B), Pneumatic tyres new of rubber for... (€234M), Grape wines nes, fortified wine or... (€178M), and Medium Sized Cars (€155M).

Imports: In 2019, Spain's Alava imported €4.18B, making it the 19th largest importer out of the 52 importers in Spain. In 2019 top imports of Alava were Engines, diesel, for motor vehicles (€539M), Transmissions for motor vehicles (€216M), Motor vehicle parts nes (€128M), Ignition/other wiring sets for vehicles/aircraft/ship (€89M), and Filtering or purifying machinery for gases... (€86.9M).

Economic Complexity: In 2019, the highest complexity exports of Alava according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Metalworking Transfer Machines (2.43), Glass with Edge Workings (1.78), Wrenches (1.68), Drafting Tools (1.59), and Metalworking Machine Parts (1.53). PCI measures the knowledge intensity of a product by considering the knowledge intensity of its exporters.

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Top Destination (2019): Germany, €1.96B

Top Product (2019): Medium Diesel Engine Cars, €2.05B

In 2019 the top export destinations of Alava were Germany (€1.96B), France (€967M), United Kingdom (€547M), Italy (€317M), and Belgium (€282M).

In 2019 the top exports of Alava were Medium Diesel Engine Cars (€2.05B), Diesel powered trucks weighing < 5... (€1.24B), Pneumatic tyres new of rubber for... (€234M), Grape wines nes, fortified wine or... (€178M), and Medium Sized Cars (€155M).

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Export Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Exports Destination (June 2019 - June 2020)

Rapidly Declining Export Origins (June 2019 - June 2020)

Yearly Imports

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Top Origin (2019): Germany, €1.5B

Top Import (2019): Engines, diesel, for motor vehicles, €539M

In 2019 the top import origins of Alava were Germany (€1.5B), France (€510M), China (€243M), Italy (€220M), and Portugal (€201M).

In 2019 the top imports of Alava were Engines, diesel, for motor vehicles (€539M), Transmissions for motor vehicles (€216M), Motor vehicle parts nes (€128M), Ignition/other wiring sets for vehicles/aircraft/ship (€89M), and Filtering or purifying machinery for gases... (€86.9M).

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Import Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Import Origins (June 2019 - June 2020)

Rapidly Declining Import Origins (June 2019 - June 2020)

Comparison in Time

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

This section shows forecasts for total exports and imports from Alava. 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 Spain

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Alava ranks 1st out of the 52 provinces in Spain 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. Alava it is in position 1st 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 Alava already has a comparative advantage, are led by Electric Soldering Equipment (0.16), Metal Mountings (0.16), Papermaking Machines (0.16), Forging Machines (0.16), and Rubberworking Machinery (0.16).

Most Complex Products by PCI

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The highest complexity exports of Alava according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Metalworking Transfer Machines (2.43), Glass with Edge Workings (1.78), Wrenches (1.68), Drafting Tools (1.59), and Metalworking Machine Parts (1.53). 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 Stainless Steel Ingots (66.5), Iron Pipes (29.7), Natural Cork Articles (28.7), Legume Flours (28.2), and Metal Stoppers (25.8).

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