Chile

0.25

Econ Complexity 58th of 185
1980
2014

$77.3B

Exports 44th of 220
1980
2014

$69.1B

Imports 44th of 220
1980
2014

$22.1k

GDP Per Capita 54th of 185
1990
2014

Chile is the 44th largest export economy in the world and the 58th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2014, Chile exported $77.3B and imported $69.1B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $8.22B. In 2014 the GDP of Chile was $258B and its GDP per capita was $22.1k.

The top exports of Chile are Refined Copper ($18B), Copper Ore ($16.6B), Sulfate Chemical Woodpulp ($2.98B), Raw Copper ($2.95B) and Fish Fillets ($2.53B), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Crude Petroleum ($5.43B), Refined Petroleum ($5.33B), Cars ($3.8B), Delivery Trucks ($1.94B) and Petroleum Gas ($1.8B).

The top export destinations of Chile are China ($18.9B), the United States ($9.3B), Japan ($7.81B), South Korea ($4.86B) and Brazil ($4.11B). The top import origins are China ($14.8B), the United States ($14B), Brazil ($5.31B), Germany ($3B) and Argentina ($2.85B).

Chile borders Argentina, Bolivia and Peru.

Economic Complexity of Chile

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