Publish in Special Reports - Wednesday, May 7, 2014
Mexico and Colombia lead the way in China trade growth among Latin America's top economies. Here the Port of Shanghai. (Photo: Port of Shanghai)
China’s trade surplus with Latin America drops 41 percent.
BY JOACHIM BAMRUD
China’s trade with Latin America fell last year, spurred by a decline in Chinese exports to the region and a slowdown in imports from its Latin American partners, according to a Latinvex analysis of data from the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
And although China continues to have a significant trade surplus with Latin America, it fell a dramaric 41 percent last year.
All in all, China’s total trade with Latin America fell 0.5 percent to ...
Keywords: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela
China-Latin America Trade (2013)