At the end of 2021, exports of goods amounted to $ 3,558 million in FOB terms, an increase of 106.21% compared to 2020. These values are achieved thanks to the boost generated by copper exports to international markets. Copper and banana exports led exports in 2021 and represented, respectively, 79.1% and 4.1% of the accumulated total. The main destinations of total exports are China, Japan, South Korea, Spain and India. 93.2% of exports were shipped by sea.
On the other hand, imports in terms of CIF totaled $ 11,558 million, an increise of 43%