Trade Balance / Exports

Accumulated Trade Balance

Accumulated Jan-Sep

Monthly Evolution of the Trade Balance

USD, millions

Monthly Oil Exports

YoY rate

Monthly Non-Oil Products Exports

YoY rate

Exports by Main Product and Economic Destination

USD FOB, millions, Accumulated Jan-Sep

DestinationProduct2022: Jan-Sep2023: Jan-SepChange
USD FOB mill.%
China TOTAL -4,447.87 -4,594.01 0,-146.14 00-3.29%
SHRIMP -3,044.88 -3,072.90 0,0-28.02 00-0.92%
LEAD AND COPPER CONCENTRATE 0,-976.23 -1,047.73 0,0-71.50 00-7.32%
OTHER MINING PRODUCTS 0,-131.57 0,-142.70 0,0-11.13 00-8.46%
BANANAS 0,0-73.83 0,-120.66 0,0-46.83 0-63.43%
BALSA 0,0-56.29 0,0-52.43 0,00-3.86 00-6.86%
OTHER 0,-165.07 0,-157.59 0,00-7.48 00-4.53%
Rest of the world TOTAL -2,930.43 -3,518.28 0,-587.85 0-20.06%
BANANAS -1,154.13 -1,274.66 0,-120.53 0-10.44%
GOLD 0,-144.28 0,-512.82 0,-368.54 -255.43%
SHRIMP 0,-547.53 0,-422.21 0,-125.32 0-22.89%
COCOA 0,-199.24 0,-351.72 0,-152.48 0-76.53%
NATURAL FLOWERS 0,-215.42 0,-242.39 0,0-26.97 0-12.52%
OTHER 0,-669.83 0,-714.48 0,0-44.65 00-6.67%
United States TOTAL -3,267.41 -3,247.10 0,0-20.30 00-0.62%
SHRIMP -1,165.31 -1,084.01 0,0-81.30 00-6.98%
BANANAS 0,-309.84 0,-322.34 0,0-12.50 00-4.03%
GOLD 0,-223.01 0,-261.98 0,0-38.97 0-17.47%
NATURAL FLOWERS 0,-277.16 0,-251.38 0,0-25.78 00-9.30%
COCOA 0,-120.04 0,-125.23 0,00-5.19 00-4.32%
OTHER -1,172.05 -1,202.16 0,0-30.11 00-2.57%
European Union TOTAL -2,899.29 -3,168.01 0,-268.71 00-9.27%
SHRIMP 0,-827.50 0,-874.67 0,0-47.17 00-5.70%
BANANAS 0,-622.93 0,-786.21 0,-163.28 0-26.21%
CANNED FISH 0,-521.63 0,-518.87 0,00-2.76 00-0.53%
OTHER MINING PRODUCTS 0,-220.68 0,-204.99 0,0-15.68 00-7.11%
NATURAL FLOWERS 0,-175.60 0,-192.62 0,0-17.02 00-9.69%
OTHER 0,-530.95 0,-590.65 0,0-59.70 0-11.24%
Latin American Integration Association (ALADI) TOTAL -1,946.53 -1,771.61 0,-174.92 00-8.99%
CANNED FISH 0,-297.60 0,-245.29 0,0-52.31 0-17.58%
BANANAS 0,-165.68 0,-192.81 0,0-27.14 0-16.38%
OTHER WOOD PRODUCTS 0,-158.86 0,-142.38 0,0-16.48 0-10.37%
OTHER MANUFACTURES OF METAL 0,-155.00 0,-125.85 0,0-29.15 0-18.80%
EXTRACTS AND VEGETABLE OILS 0,-132.86 0,-104.41 0,0-28.45 0-21.42%
OTHER -1,036.53 0,-960.87 0,0-75.66 00-7.30%
European Free Trade Association (EFTA) TOTAL 0,-222.99 0,-276.57 0,0-53.58 0-24.03%
GOLD 0,-203.13 0,-257.37 0,0-54.24 0-26.70%
BANANAS 0,0-11.84 0,0-10.47 0,00-1.37 0-11.61%
NATURAL FLOWERS 0,00-5.67 0,00-6.59 0,00-0.92 0-16.25%
CANNED AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS 0,00-0.25 0,00-0.53 0,00-0.28 -113.71%
APPAREL 0,00-0.19 0,00-0.31 0,00-0.12 0-63.70%
OTHER 0,00-1.91 0,00-1.30 0,00-0.61 0-31.94%
Central American Common Market (MCCA) TOTAL 0,-140.68 0,-156.72 0,0-16.03 0-11.40%
SHRIMP 0,0-19.43 0,0-37.07 0,0-17.63 0-90.74%
RAW TOBACCO 0,0-21.07 0,0-22.74 0,00-1.67 00-7.93%
OTHER MANUFACTURES OF METAL 0,0-18.14 0,0-16.80 0,00-1.34 00-7.40%
OTHER GOODS 0,0-14.28 0,0-12.63 0,00-1.65 0-11.54%
ELECTRICAL MACHINERY AND APPARATUS 0,00-5.49 0,00-9.50 0,00-4.01 0-73.13%
OTHER 0,0-62.27 0,0-57.98 0,00-4.29 00-6.89%
TOTAL: NON-OIL EXPORTS-15,855.20-16,732.300,-877.0900-5.53%
Exports by Main Product and Economic Destination

Tons, thousands, Accumulated Jan-Sep

DestinationProduct2022: Jan-Sep2023: Jan-SepChange
Tonnes, thousands%
Rest of the world TOTAL -3,094.80 -3,066.32 0,0-28.48 00-0.92%
BANANAS -2,408.38 -2,400.28 0,00-8.10 00-0.34%
OTHER WOOD PRODUCTS 0,-242.19 0,-207.92 0,0-34.27 0-14.15%
COCOA 0,0-86.72 0,-121.12 0,0-34.41 0-39.67%
SHRIMP 0,0-77.21 0,0-65.21 0,0-12.00 0-15.54%
NATURAL FLOWERS 0,0-40.82 0,0-48.78 0,00-7.96 0-19.51%
OTHER 0,-239.48 0,-223.01 0,0-16.47 00-6.88%
European Union TOTAL -1,745.81 -1,939.79 0,-193.98 0-11.11%
BANANAS -1,157.74 -1,375.76 0,-218.01 0-18.83%
SHRIMP 0,-122.94 0,-133.37 0,0-10.43 00-8.48%
CANNED FISH 0,-103.63 0,0-98.41 0,00-5.22 00-5.04%
COCOA 0,0-55.29 0,0-63.24 0,00-7.95 0-14.38%
BANANA PRODUCTS 0,0-42.60 0,0-46.14 0,00-3.53 00-8.30%
OTHER 0,-263.61 0,-222.87 0,0-40.74 0-15.45%
Latin American Integration Association (ALADI) TOTAL -1,710.58 -1,482.93 0,-227.65 0-13.31%
BANANAS 0,-363.12 0,-368.06 0,00-4.94 00-1.36%
OTHER GOODS 0,-378.24 0,-267.47 0,-110.77 0-29.29%
OTHER WOOD PRODUCTS 0,-211.00 0,-198.71 0,0-12.28 00-5.82%
EXTRACTS AND VEGETABLE OILS 0,0-79.06 0,0-83.66 0,00-4.61 00-5.83%
CANNED FISH 0,0-85.90 0,0-66.61 0,0-19.29 0-22.46%
OTHER 0,-593.26 0,-498.42 0,0-94.84 0-15.99%
China TOTAL -1,221.94 -1,446.78 0,-224.84 0-18.40%
SHRIMP 0,-433.52 0,-541.73 0,-108.21 0-24.96%
LEAD AND COPPER CONCENTRATE 0,-446.24 0,-519.03 0,0-72.79 0-16.31%
BANANAS 0,-145.34 0,-215.38 0,0-70.04 0-48.19%
OTHER MINING PRODUCTS 0,0-63.47 0,0-59.82 0,00-3.65 00-5.76%
OTHER WOOD PRODUCTS 0,0-66.72 0,0-37.64 0,0-29.08 0-43.59%
OTHER 0,0-66.65 0,0-73.18 0,00-6.53 00-9.80%
United States TOTAL -1,424.95 -1,348.65 0,0-76.29 00-5.35%
BANANAS 0,-694.79 0,-617.58 0,0-77.21 0-11.11%
SHRIMP 0,-149.27 0,-153.73 0,00-4.46 00-2.99%
PLANTAINS 0,-100.82 0,-115.82 0,0-14.99 0-14.87%
PLYWOOD AND PRSS WOOD 0,0-62.45 0,0-54.31 0,00-8.14 0-13.03%
BANANA PRODUCTS 0,0-49.50 0,0-49.41 0,00-0.09 00-0.18%
OTHER 0,-368.12 0,-357.80 0,0-10.32 00-2.80%
Central American Common Market (MCCA) TOTAL 0,0-98.62 0,-135.46 0,0-36.85 0-37.36%
OTHER GOODS 0,0-55.45 0,0-87.38 0,0-31.93 0-57.57%
BANANAS 0,00- 0,00-6.79 0,00- 00-%
SHRIMP 0,00-4.56 0,00-6.63 0,00-2.07 0-45.43%
OTHER CHEMICALS AND PHARMACEUTICAL PRODUCTS 0,00-5.23 0,00-6.27 0,00-1.04 0-19.82%
OTHER MANUFACTURES OF METAL 0,00-4.79 0,00-5.63 0,00-0.84 0-17.52%
OTHER 0,0-28.59 0,0-22.76 0,00-5.83 0-20.39%
European Free Trade Association (EFTA) TOTAL 0,0-24.66 0,0-20.70 0,00-3.96 0-16.04%
BANANAS 0,0-22.83 0,0-18.80 0,00-4.02 0-17.63%
NATURAL FLOWERS 0,00-0.78 0,00-1.08 0,00-0.30 0-39.04%
CANNED AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS 0,00-0.20 0,00-0.40 0,00-0.20 -101.38%
BANANA PRODUCTS 0,00-0.14 0,00-0.17 0,00-0.02 0-17.04%
PINEAPPLES 0,00-0.52 0,00-0.15 0,00-0.37 0-71.40%
OTHER 0,00-0.19 0,00-0.10 0,00-0.09 0-47.37%
TOTAL: NON-OIL EXPORTS-9,321.35-9,440.630,-119.2900-1.28%
Exports by Main Products

USD FOB, millions, Accumulated Jan-Sep

Category2022: Jan-Sep2023: Jan-Sep Change
USD FOB millionsShare of total (%)USD FOB millionsShare of total (%)USD FOB millions%
Total exports -24,858.22 -100.00% -23,412.59 -100.00% -1,445.63 00-5.82%
Oil products 0-9,003.01 0-36.22% 0-6,680.29 0-28.53% -2,322.72 0-25.80%
Crude 0-7,694.37 0-30.95% 0-5,796.83 0-24.76% -1,897.54 0-24.66%
Byproducts 0-1,308.64 00-5.26% 00,-883.46 00-3.77% 0,-425.18 0-32.49%
Non-oil products -15,855.20 0-63.78% -16,732.30 0-71.47% 0,-877.10 00-5.53%
Primary exports -12,396.17 0-49.87% -13,457.62 0-57.48% -1,061.45 00-8.56%
Shrimp 0-5,676.20 0-22.83% 0-5,560.99 0-23.75% 0,-115.21 00-2.03%
Banana and plantain 0-2,423.68 00-9.75% 0-2,845.07 0-12.15% 0,-421.40 0-17.39%
Mining products 0-2,119.69 00-8.53% 0-2,667.32 0-11.39% 0,-547.63 0-25.84%
Natural flowers 00,-709.83 00-2.86% 00,-737.41 00-3.15% 0,0-27.58 00-3.89%
Cocoa 00,-495.92 00-2.00% 00,-719.18 00-3.07% 0,-223.25 0-45.02%
Wood 00,-283.91 00-1.14% 00,-272.42 00-1.16% 0,0-11.49 00-4.05%
Tuna and fish 00,-318.09 00-1.28% 00,-219.13 00-0.94% 0,0-98.96 0-31.11%
Fruits 00,-121.68 00-0.49% 00,-183.36 00-0.78% 0,0-61.69 0-50.70%
Other 00,-146.71 00-0.59% 00,-154.68 00-0.66% 0,00-7.97 00-5.43%
Raw tobacco 00,0-61.84 00-0.25% 00,0-74.16 00-0.32% 0,0-12.32 0-19.92%
Manila hemp 00,0-20.45 00-0.08% 00,0-16.92 00-0.07% 0,00-3.52 0-17.23%
Coffee 00,0-18.18 00-0.07% 00,00-6.98 00-0.03% 0,0-11.21 0-61.63%
Industrialized exports 0-3,459.03 0-13.92% 0-3,274.68 0-13.99% 0,-184.35 00-5.33%
Canned sea food 0-1,049.50 00-4.22% 00,-975.76 00-4.17% 0,0-73.74 00-7.03%
Other industrialized 00,-722.27 00-2.91% 00,-773.71 00-3.30% 0,0-51.44 00-7.12%
Other metal manufactures 00,-366.72 00-1.48% 00,-283.13 00-1.21% 0,0-83.59 0-22.79%
Banana products 00,-140.73 00-0.57% 00,-164.65 00-0.70% 0,0-23.92 0-17.00%
Leather, plastic and rubber manufacturing 00,-185.76 00-0.75% 00,-148.18 00-0.63% 0,0-37.57 0-20.23%
Vegetable extracts and oils 00,-181.40 00-0.73% 00,-132.29 00-0.57% 0,0-49.11 0-27.07%
Chemicals and pharmaceuticals 00,-162.86 00-0.66% 00,-127.70 00-0.55% 0,0-35.16 0-21.59%
Cocoa products 00,-100.90 00-0.41% 00,-108.01 00-0.46% 0,00-7.11 00-7.05%
Juices and fruit preserves 00,-109.12 00-0.44% 00,-105.58 00-0.45% 0,00-3.54 00-3.24%
Coffee products 00,0-60.29 00-0.24% 00,0-92.70 00-0.40% 0,0-32.41 0-53.75%
Fishmeal 00,0-48.58 00-0.20% 00,0-69.54 00-0.30% 0,0-20.96 0-43.13%
Plywood and chipboard 00,0-73.33 00-0.29% 00,0-64.29 00-0.27% 0,00-9.04 0-12.33%
Vehicles 00,0-42.43 00-0.17% 00,0-60.03 00-0.26% 0,0-17.60 0-41.47%
Other sea products 00,0-71.89 00-0.29% 00,0-52.45 00-0.22% 0,0-19.44 0-27.05%
Textile manufactures 00,0-61.63 00-0.25% 00,0-50.90 00-0.22% 0,0-10.73 0-17.41%
Paper and cardboard manufacturing 00,0-63.91 00-0.26% 00,0-47.31 00-0.20% 0,0-16.59 0-25.96%
Hats 00,0-17.71 00-0.07% 00,0-18.44 00-0.08% 0,00-0.74 00-4.16%
Exports by Main Products

Tons, thousands, Accumulated Jan-Sep

Category2022: Jan-Sep2023: Jan-Sep Variación
Volume (tonnes)Share of total (%)Volume (tonnes)Share of total (%)Volume (tonnes)%
Total exports -23,760,649.97 -100.00% -23,657,021.73 -100.00% 0,-103,628.24 00-0.44%
Oil products -14,439,304.92 0-60.77% -14,216,388.08 0-60.09% 0,-222,916.85 00-1.54%
Crude -11,941,811.64 0-50.26% -12,091,053.95 0-51.11% 0,-149,242.31 00-1.25%
Byproducts 0-2,497,493.29 0-10.51% 0-2,125,334.13 00-8.98% 0,-372,159.16 0-14.90%
Non-oil products 0-9,321,345.05 0-39.23% 0-9,440,633.65 0-39.91% 0,-119,288.61 00-1.28%
Primary exports 0-7,646,998.55 0-32.18% 0-7,928,119.43 0-33.51% 0,-281,120.88 00-3.68%
Banana and plantain 0-4,977,383.53 0-20.95% 0-5,181,998.51 0-21.90% 0,-204,614.98 00-4.11%
Shrimp 00,-799,167.83 00-3.36% 00,-912,912.86 00-3.86% 0,-113,745.03 0-14.23%
Mining products 00,-683,824.90 00-2.88% 00,-700,021.95 00-2.96% 0,0-16,197.04 00-2.37%
Wood 00,-543,336.07 00-2.29% 00,-472,242.50 00-2.00% 0,0-71,093.58 0-13.08%
Cocoa 00,-207,448.79 00-0.87% 00,-242,863.31 00-1.03% 0,0-35,414.52 0-17.07%
Fruits 00,-106,060.03 00-0.45% 00,-145,394.12 00-0.61% 0,0-39,334.09 0-37.09%
Natural flowers 00,-120,726.23 00-0.51% 00,-134,377.92 00-0.57% 0,0-13,651.69 0-11.31%
Other 00,-104,583.95 00-0.44% 00,0-72,386.86 00-0.31% 0,0-32,197.09 0-30.79%
Tuna and fish 00,0-89,288.71 00-0.38% 00,0-53,640.46 00-0.23% 0,0-35,648.25 0-39.92%
Manila hemp 00,00-8,176.00 00-0.03% 00,00-7,465.12 00-0.03% 0,000,-710.88 00-8.69%
Raw tobacco 00,00-3,134.99 00-0.01% 00,00-3,530.85 00-0.01% 0,000,-395.86 0-12.63%
Coffee 00,00-3,867.51 00-0.02% 00,00-1,284.97 00-0.01% 0,00-2,582.54 0-66.78%
Industrialized exports 0-1,674,346.50 00-7.05% 0-1,512,514.22 00-6.39% 0,-161,832.27 00-9.67%
Other industrialized 00,-729,306.52 00-3.07% 00,-631,381.59 00-2.67% 0,0-97,924.93 0-13.43%
Canned sea food 00,-238,499.07 00-1.00% 00,-207,667.27 00-0.88% 0,0-30,831.80 0-12.93%
Banana products 00,-123,961.85 00-0.52% 00,-127,440.24 00-0.54% 0,00-3,478.39 00-2.81%
Vegetable extracts and oils 00,-109,187.18 00-0.46% 00,-103,461.93 00-0.44% 0,00-5,725.25 00-5.24%
Other metal manufactures 00,-103,691.63 00-0.44% 00,0-87,277.89 00-0.37% 0,0-16,413.74 0-15.83%
Chemicals and pharmaceuticals 00,0-76,225.93 00-0.32% 00,0-75,150.90 00-0.32% 0,00-1,075.03 00-1.41%
Plywood and chipboard 00,0-72,527.42 00-0.31% 00,0-61,952.59 00-0.26% 0,0-10,574.84 0-14.58%
Fishmeal 00,0-36,843.74 00-0.16% 00,0-45,784.74 00-0.19% 0,00-8,941.00 0-24.27%
Leather, plastic and rubber manufacturing 00,0-53,498.88 00-0.23% 00,0-45,003.05 00-0.19% 0,00-8,495.83 0-15.88%
Paper and cardboard manufacturing 00,0-40,897.34 00-0.17% 00,0-40,032.10 00-0.17% 0,000,-865.23 00-2.12%
Juices and fruit preserves 00,0-36,414.64 00-0.15% 00,0-31,634.85 00-0.13% 0,00-4,779.79 0-13.13%
Cocoa products 00,0-23,914.53 00-0.10% 00,0-24,903.20 00-0.11% 0,000,-988.67 00-4.13%
Coffee products 00,00-7,169.57 00-0.03% 00,0-10,905.20 00-0.05% 0,00-3,735.64 0-52.10%
Textile manufactures 00,0-11,141.52 00-0.05% 00,00-9,776.79 00-0.04% 0,00-1,364.73 0-12.25%
Other sea products 00,00-9,541.56 00-0.04% 00,00-7,964.52 00-0.03% 0,00-1,577.03 0-16.53%
Vehicles 00,00-1,253.30 00-0.01% 00,00-1,942.97 00-0.01% 0,000,-689.67 0-55.03%
Hats 00,000,-271.82 00-0.00% 00,000,-234.39 00-0.00% 0,000,0-37.43 0-13.77%
Monthly Oil Imports

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Raw Materials Imports

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Importaciones no petroleras por capítulo nandina y procedencia

USD FOB, millions, Accumulated Jan-Sep

Importaciones no petroleras por capítulo nandina y procedencia

Toneladas, Accumulated Jan-Sep

Importaciones por uso (CUODE)

USD FOB, millions, Accumulated Jan-Sep

Importaciones por uso (CUODE)

Tons, thousands, Accumulated Jan-Sep