In a report presented by the Banco Central de Chile, the country averaged $2,755.71 million from 1991 until 2016 in terms of imports. The imports’ lowest point was $492.60 million in February 1991 and the highest point was reached in October 2012 at $7,875.12 million. On average, Chile’s imports from 1991 until 2016 is $2,755.71 million.
Chile’s primary import commodities are composed of petroleum products and fuel at 13% of the total imports, 7% comprising machinery and parts and cars, computers, mobile phones with 10%, chemicals made up 6% and metal products at 5%.
Out of all Chile’s major import partners, China and the United States both receive 20% of the total imports, Brazil obtains 9%, while Argentina, South Korea and Germany at 4% each.