El Paso, Tx

District in Texas, State of United States

2019
Economic
Complexity
: 0.49, Rank 9 of 39

Jan 2021
Trade
Exports | Imports
: $3.5B | $5.66B, 13 of 43 | 10 of 42

Jan 2021
Country
Destination | Origin
: Mexico | Mexico , $3.5B  | $4.99B

Jan 2021
Product
Exports | Imports
: Integrated Circuits | Computers , $604M  | $1.74B

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

Exports: In 2020, United States' El Paso, Tx exported $39.2B, making it the 13th largest exporter out of the 43 exporters in United States. In 2020 the top exports of El Paso, Tx were Parts and accessories of data processing... ($5.9B), Electronic integrated circuits: processors and controllers,... ($5.84B), Units of automatic data processing machines:... ($1.82B), Semiconductor media: solid-state non-volatile storage devices,... ($1.64B), and Electronic integrated circuits: n.e.c. in heading... ($779M).

Imports: In 2020, United States' El Paso, Tx imported $63.3B, making it the 11th largest importer out of the 43 importers in United States. In 2020 top imports of El Paso, Tx were Units of automatic data processing machines:... ($19.4B), Ignition/other wiring sets for vehicles/aircraft/ship ($2.94B), Parts and accessories of data processing... ($2.1B), Communication apparatus (excluding telephone sets or... ($1.68B), and Medium Sized Cars ($1.48B).

Economic Complexity: In 2019, the highest complexity exports of El Paso, Tx according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Photographic Chemicals (2.16), Other Esters (1.85), Silicone (1.83), Iron Fasteners (1.81), and Non-Mechanical Removal Machinery (1.78). 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): Mexico, $39.1B

Top Product (2020): Parts and accessories of data processing..., $5.9B

In 2020 the top export destinations of El Paso, Tx were Mexico ($39.1B), China ($14.7M), Hungary ($10.2M), Denmark ($7.62M), and Hong Kong ($5.21M).

In 2020 the top exports of El Paso, Tx were Parts and accessories of data processing... ($5.9B), Electronic integrated circuits: processors and controllers,... ($5.84B), Units of automatic data processing machines:... ($1.82B), Semiconductor media: solid-state non-volatile storage devices,... ($1.64B), and Electronic integrated circuits: n.e.c. in heading... ($779M).

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): Mexico, $55.5B

Top Import (2020): Units of automatic data processing machines:..., $19.4B

In 2020 the top import origins of El Paso, Tx were Mexico ($55.5B), China ($4.43B), Malaysia ($618M), South Korea ($490M), and Taiwan ($414M).

In 2020 the top imports of El Paso, Tx were Units of automatic data processing machines:... ($19.4B), Ignition/other wiring sets for vehicles/aircraft/ship ($2.94B), Parts and accessories of data processing... ($2.1B), Communication apparatus (excluding telephone sets or... ($1.68B), and Medium Sized Cars ($1.48B).

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 United States

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El Paso, Tx ranks 9th out of the 43 districts in United States according to ECI.

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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 El Paso, Tx already has a comparative advantage, are led by Developed Exposed Photographic Material (0.22), Oscilloscopes (0.22), Thermostats (0.21), Other Measuring Instruments (0.21), and Glass Working Machines (0.21).

Most Complex Products by PCI

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The highest complexity exports of El Paso, Tx according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Photographic Chemicals (2.16), Other Esters (1.85), Silicone (1.83), Iron Fasteners (1.81), and Non-Mechanical Removal Machinery (1.78). 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 Bovine, Sheep, and Goat Fat (25.5), Leather of Other Animals (19.3), Office Machine Parts (16.9), Corrugated Paper (14.6), and Starch Residue (14.2).

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 El Paso, Tx 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  El Paso, Tx. These are products that tend to be co-exported with the products that El Paso, Tx 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.