Imports to Chile slumped by 14.8% year-on-year to USD 6,340 million in February 2023, amid lower acquisitions of intermediate goods (-16.6%), consumer goods (-27.3%) and capital goods (-3.7%). source: Banco Central de Chile

Imports in Chile averaged 3435.29 USD Million from 1991 until 2023, reaching an all time high of 8949.40 USD Million in August of 2022 and a record low of 492.60 USD Million in February of 1991. This page provides the latest reported value for - Chile Imports - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Chile Imports - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on March of 2023.

Imports in Chile is expected to be 7246.00 USD Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Chile Imports is projected to trend around 7862.00 USD Million in 2024 and 8152.00 USD Million in 2025, according to our econometric models.

Trading Economics members can view, download and compare data from nearly 200 countries, including more than 20 million economic indicators, exchange rates, government bond yields, stock indexes and commodity prices.

The Trading Economics Application Programming Interface (API) provides direct access to our data. It allows API clients to download millions of rows of historical data, to query our real-time economic calendar, subscribe to updates and receive quotes for currencies, commodities, stocks and bonds.

Please Paste this Code in your Website
Chile Imports

Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2023-02-07 11:30 AM Jan $6327M $7048M $7094.0M
2023-03-07 11:30 AM Feb $6340M $6327M $6627.0M
2023-04-10 12:30 PM Mar $6340M $ 7246.0M

Related Last Previous Unit Reference
Balance of Trade 1999.00 2596.00 USD Million Feb 2023
Current Account -4993.14 -7522.17 USD Million Dec 2022
Imports 6340.00 6327.00 USD Million Feb 2023
Exports 8339.00 8923.65 USD Million Feb 2023
Capital Flows -829.64 -11177.13 USD Million Dec 2022

Chile Imports
Chile main imports are: energy products including crude and refined oil, coal, gas and lubricants (16 percent of total purchases); chemicals (6 percent); cars (5 percent); metallic products (5 percent); parts, other machinery and equipment (4 percent); wearing apparel (4 percent) and truck and cargo vehicles (3 percent). Major import partners are: China (24 percent of total imports), the United States (19 percent), Brazil (8 percent), Argentina (5 percent) and Japan and Germany (4 percent each). Others include: Mexico, Spain and Ecuador.
Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
6340.00 6327.00 8949.40 492.60 1991 - 2023 USD Million Monthly

United Nations Comtrade Database
Exports by Country  |   Exports by Category  |   Imports by Country  |   Imports by Category