La Rioja

Province in La Rioja, Autonomous Community in Spain

2019
Economic
Complexity
: -0.02, Rank 11 of 49

Jan 2021
Trade
Exports | Imports
: €121M | €98.5M, 34 of 53 | 29 of 53

Jan 2021
Country
Destination | Origin
: France | China , €28.1M  | €15.2M

Jan 2021
Product
Exports | Imports
: Wine | Rolled Tobacco , €16.4M  | €11.3M

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

Exports: In 2020, Spain's La Rioja exported €1.69B, making it the 31st largest exporter out of the 52 exporters in Spain. In 2020 the top exports of La Rioja were Grape wines nes, fortified wine or... (€308M), Plywood; with sheets of wood only;... (€81.7M), Cans, iron/steel, capacity <50l closed by... (€60M), Aircraft parts nes (€59M), and Footwear, sole rubber, plastics uppers of... (€57.9M).

Imports: In 2020, Spain's La Rioja imported €1.25B, making it the 28th largest importer out of the 52 importers in Spain. In 2020 top imports of La Rioja were Cigarettes containing tobacco (€99.9M), Aluminium alloy rectangular plate/sheet/strip,t >0.2m (€61M), Asparagus, prepared or preserved, not frozen/vinegar (€49.1M), Flat rolled iron or non-alloy steel,... (€45.7M), and Veneer,ply sheet, not conifer or tropical,... (€36.5M).

Economic Complexity: In 2019, the highest complexity exports of La Rioja according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Iron Fasteners (1.81), Rubberworking Machinery (1.72), Forging Machines (1.7), Lubricating Products (1.51), and Metalworking Machine Parts (1.43). PCI measures the knowledge intensity of a product by considering the knowledge intensity of its exporters.

Comparison in Time

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Yearly Exports

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Top Destination (2020): France, €359M

Top Product (2020): Grape wines nes, fortified wine or..., €308M

In 2020 the top export destinations of La Rioja were France (€359M), Germany (€190M), Portugal (€186M), United Kingdom (€131M), and United States (€124M).

In 2020 the top exports of La Rioja were Grape wines nes, fortified wine or... (€308M), Plywood; with sheets of wood only;... (€81.7M), Cans, iron/steel, capacity <50l closed by... (€60M), Aircraft parts nes (€59M), and Footwear, sole rubber, plastics uppers of... (€57.9M).

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Exports Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Exports Destination (Jan 2020 - Jan 2021)

Rapidly Declining Export Origins (Jan 2020 - Jan 2021)

Yearly Imports

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Top Origin (2020): China, €179M

Top Import (2020): Cigarettes containing tobacco, €99.9M

In 2020 the top import origins of La Rioja were China (€179M), France (€176M), Germany (€157M), Portugal (€85.7M), and Italy (€72.1M).

In 2020 the top imports of La Rioja were Cigarettes containing tobacco (€99.9M), Aluminium alloy rectangular plate/sheet/strip,t >0.2m (€61M), Asparagus, prepared or preserved, not frozen/vinegar (€49.1M), Flat rolled iron or non-alloy steel,... (€45.7M), and Veneer,ply sheet, not conifer or tropical,... (€36.5M).

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Imports Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Import Origins (Jan 2020 - Jan 2021)

Rapidly Declining Import Origins (Jan 2020 - Jan 2021)

Economic Complexity

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Economic Complexity of Spain

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La Rioja ranks 11th out of the 52 provinces in Spain according to ECI.

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Economic Complexity Ranking

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The economic complexity of a territory can change year to year. La Rioja it is in position 11th 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 La Rioja already has a comparative advantage, are led by Knit Sweaters (0.15), Pure Olive Oil (0.15), Insulated Wire (0.14), Garments of Impregnated Fabric (0.14), and Knit Men's Coats (0.14).

Most Complex Products by PCI

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The highest complexity exports of La Rioja according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Iron Fasteners (1.81), Rubberworking Machinery (1.72), Forging Machines (1.7), Lubricating Products (1.51), and Metalworking Machine Parts (1.43). 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 Processed Mushrooms (426), Vermouth (117), Leather of Other Animals (106), Wine (84.3), and Plywood (82.1).

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