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

Exports: In 2020, Spain's Las Palmas exported €1.26B, making it the 36th largest exporter out of the 52 exporters in Spain. In 2020 the top exports of Las Palmas were Light petroleum distillates nes (€423M), Commodities not specified according to kind (€195M), Perfumes and toilet waters (€49.2M), Coal tar distillation products nes (€43.7M), and Aircraft parts nes (€28.6M).

Imports: In 2020, Spain's Las Palmas imported €1.48B, making it the 27th largest importer out of the 52 importers in Spain. In 2020 top imports of Las Palmas were Light petroleum distillates nes (€144M), Cargo vessels other than tanker or... (€64.5M), Small Sized Cars (€63.6M), Coal tar distillation products nes (€47.1M), and Micro Cars (€44.5M).

Economic Complexity: In 2019, the highest complexity exports of Las Palmas according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Excavation Machinery (0.8), Industrial Food Preperation Machinery (0.78), Aircraft Parts (0.6), Beauty Products (0.42), and Nonaqueous Paints (0.27). PCI measures the knowledge intensity of a product by considering the knowledge intensity of its exporters.

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EXPORT GROWTH (April 2020 - April 2021): €40.8M, (58.4%)

IMPORT GROWTH (April 2020 - April 2021): €17.5M, (19.1%)

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Historical Data

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Yearly Exports

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Top Destination (2020): World, €738M

Top Product (2020): Light petroleum distillates nes, €423M

In 2020 the top export destinations of Las Palmas were World (€738M), Senegal (€59.7M), Netherlands (€51.6M), France (€50.3M), and Portugal (€40.4M).

In 2020 the top exports of Las Palmas were Light petroleum distillates nes (€423M), Commodities not specified according to kind (€195M), Perfumes and toilet waters (€49.2M), Coal tar distillation products nes (€43.7M), and Aircraft parts nes (€28.6M).

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Exports Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Exports Destination (Apr 2020 - Apr 2021)

Rapidly Declining Export Origins (Apr 2020 - Apr 2021)

Yearly Imports

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Top Origin (2020): Germany, €215M

Top Import (2020): Light petroleum distillates nes, €144M

In 2020 the top import origins of Las Palmas were Germany (€215M), Netherlands (€147M), Portugal (€119M), France (€98.1M), and Italy (€92.1M).

In 2020 the top imports of Las Palmas were Light petroleum distillates nes (€144M), Cargo vessels other than tanker or... (€64.5M), Small Sized Cars (€63.6M), Coal tar distillation products nes (€47.1M), and Micro Cars (€44.5M).

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Imports Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Import Origins (Apr 2020 - Apr 2021)

Rapidly Declining Import Origins (Apr 2020 - Apr 2021)

Economic Complexity

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Economic Complexity of Spain

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Economic Complexity (2020): -0.19

Las Palmas ranks 20th out of the 52 provinces in Spain according to ECI.

The Economic Complexity Index, or ECI, is a measure of an economy’s capacity which can be inferred from data connecting locations to the activities that are present in them. For more info about Economic Complexity, visit the Economic Complexity page.

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Economic Complexity Ranking

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The economic complexity of a territory can change year to year. Las Palmas it is in position 20th 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 Las Palmas already has a comparative advantage, are led by Processed Fish (0.11), Fish Fillets (0.11), Processed Fish (0.11), Other Vegetables (0.11), and Organic Composite Solvents (0.11).

Most Complex Products by PCI

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The highest complexity exports of Las Palmas according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Excavation Machinery (0.8), Industrial Food Preperation Machinery (0.78), Aircraft Parts (0.6), Beauty Products (0.42), and Nonaqueous Paints (0.27). 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 Netting (93), Cucumbers (68.8), Perfumes (38.6), Tomatoes (37.3), and Vegetable Saps (31).

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