Statistical data (Brazil)

Economic Indicators

 2019(a)2020(a)2021(b)2022(c)
Population (million)210.1211.8213.3214.8
GDP (US$ billion)1,877.51,444.51,633.61,780.1
Real GDP growth rate (%)1.4-4.15.01.2
Total exports (US$ million)225,800210,707283,255294,515
Total imports (US$ million)-199,253-178,337-218,538-239,696
Consumer Price Index (%)4.34.58.54.1
Current account balance (US$ million)-65,030-25,9248,759-8,720
Exchange rate (Brazilian Real BRL : USD)4.04.55.25.2

Remarks: (a) actual value; (b) estimated value of Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU); (c) estimates of Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU).

Source: Country Report Oct 2021 (Brazil) by British Economist Intelligence Unit

 

Main export and import destinations of goods

Main export destinations (2020)Proportion in total exports of goods (%)
China32.4
USA10.3
Argentina4.1
The Netherlands3.2
Others50.0
Main Source of import (2020)Proportion in total imports of goods (%)
China21.9
USA17.8
Germany5.9
Argentina5.0
Others49.4

Source: International Trade Center (ITC)

 

Major import and export goods

Major exports (2020)Proportion in total exports of goods (%)
Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits, miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruit; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder13.9
Ores, slag and ash13.8
Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes11.9
Meat and edible Meat offal7.6
Others52.8
Major imports (2020)Proportion in  imports of goods (%)
Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical14.9
Electrical machinery and equipment and parts thereof; sound recorders and reproducers, television image and sound recorders and reproducers, and parts and accessories of such articles.13.6
Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes9.8
Organic Chemicals6.6
Others55.1

Source: International Trade Center (ITC)

 

Statistics on Trade in Services

Main Export of Services (2020)Proportion in total exports of services (%)
Other business services47.6
Transportation17.8
Tourism10.7
Other23.9
Main Import of Services (2020)Proportion in total imports of services (%)
Other Business Service43.1
Transportation16.9
Telecommunications: Computer & Information Services12.3
Other27.7

Remarks:The above content is the estimated data of UNCTAD, WTO and ITC.

Source:International Trade Centre (ITC)

 

Statistics on the trade in goods between Mainland China and Brazil (US$ 10,000)

YearTotal tradeTotal exports value *Total imports value **
202011,904,032.13,495,652.58,408,379.6
201911,534,169.83,554,389.97,979,779.9
2018 11,118,082.63,366,877.77,751,204.9
20178,754,239.92,895,713.95,858,526
20166,771,290.22,197,523.94,573,766.3

Remarks: * Value of goods exported to Brazil from Mainland China; **Value of goods imported from Brazil to Mainland China
Source of Data: General Administration of Customs of the People’s Republic of China

 

Statistics of trade in goods between Macao and Brazil (US$) (USD 1» MOP 8)

YearTotal tradeTotal exports value *Total imports value**
202054,421,509192,95654,228,553
201964,875,02764,94364,810,084
2018 57,363,8705,04257,358,828
201747,624,37612,40847,611,968
201648,761,79612,71348,749,082

Remarks: * Value of goods exported to Brazil from Macao; **Value of goods imported from Brazil to Macao.
Source of Data: Statistics and Census Service (DSEC), Macao SAR Government

 
Sources:

  • Country (region) guide for foreign investment cooperation (Brazil) by the Ministry of Commerce of the People’s Republic of China
  • “2020 Statistical Bulletin of China’s Outward Foreign Direct Investment” by the Ministry of Commerce of the People’s Republic of China
  • General Administration of Customs of the People’s Republic of China
  • Ministry of Development, Industry and Foreign Trade, Brazil
  • SinoMaps Press
  • Statistics and Census Service (DSEC), Macao SAR Government
  • International Trade Center (ITC)
  • Country Report Oct 2021 (Brazil) by the British Economist Intelligence Unit
  • 2021 World Investment Report by the UNCTAD

 

Updated in October 2021.