Presentation on theme: "CHILE A RELIABLE PARTNER. CHILEAN PROMOTION BUREAU Chile is A middle income, developing country / OECD Medium (42), Open economy (0,6% real tariff) 17."— Presentation transcript:
CHILEAN PROMOTION BUREAU Chile is A middle income, developing country / OECD Medium (42), Open economy (0,6% real tariff) 17 mill hab, GDP US$ 269 billion, p capita 15.410/18.200 pp Number 7 in economic freedom; 22 in transparency; 34 in Global competitiveness and Facility for Doing Business
CHILE A RELIABLE PARTNER CHILEAN PROMOTION BUREAU Chile on the brink of development, but faces two key challenges To enhance productivity. Chile's growth slowed from an average of 7.3% in 1990´s to 4% in 2000´s. To tackle inequality. While Chile has made substantial progress in reducing poverty, the average income of the richest 20% was 14 times that of the poorest 20% in 2009. The government is working on these challenges: Education reform. Better quality, better access, Free 70%and Tax Reform, to finance education. those who have more to contribute more Strong Social policies to favor women, Children, small enterprises Achieve greater competitiveness, including modernization of the state; Promote investment and return to high growth rates To reduce our dependence on energy imports
ProChile, the Chilean Promotion Bureau, is the institution of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Chile in charge of promoting exports of products and services. Also ProChile contributes to dissemination of foreign investment opportunities and tourism promotion. CHILEAN PROMOTION BUREAU
PROCHILE CHILEAN PROMOTION BUREAU ProChile has a network of over 54 offices worldwide and 15 Export Centers in Chile.
Existing agreements 62% of world’s population 86% of world’s GDP 93% of our export market A country open to the world: 30 signed FTAs with 71 countries EFTA (Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Switzerland) South Korea USA EU Japan India P-4 (Brunei, Singapore and NZ) China Australia Peru Cuba Panama Ecuador Malaysia Turkey Ecuador Colombia China Malaysia Central America Mexico Canada Mercosur India Japan Venezuela Bolivia Thailand Hong Kong Vietnam CHILEAN PROMOTION BUREAU FOREIGN TRADE - Diversification to emerging countries - Trade with 191 economies
Chile has signed agreements to avoid double taxation with 24 countries Existing agreements Negotiated agreements Agreements under negotiation Belgium Denmark Spain France Ireland Poland Portugal UK Sweden Switzerland Norway Croatia Canada Colombia Ecuador Mexico Peru Argentina* Brazil Paraguay South Korea Thailand Malaysia New Zealand Russia ECONOMY AND FOREIGN TRADE * Denounced by Argentina CHILEAN PROMOTION BUREAU Czech Rep finalized: Soon to be signed
MININGMANUFACTURING SERVICES AGRICULTURE, FORESTRY AND FISHING INDUSTRY EXPORTS Food &beverages Chemical, rubber, plastic and others. Pulp, paper and others. Metal products, machinery and equipment. Forestry and wood furniture. Basic metal industry. Other industrial products. CHILE IN NUMBERS 55% 28% 11% 6% 4% 5% 8% 11% 12%23% 37% TOTAL EXPORTS, 2012 Source: ProChile based on Central Bank of Chile, 2012. USD 76,8 billion USD 26.6 billion CHILEAN PROMOTION BUREAU
In 2013, Chilean exports declined by 0.78 % compared with 2012. Chilean imports in 2013 increased 1.42 % compared to 2012. Source: ProChile based on Central Bank of Chile. CHILEAN PROMOTION BUREAU FOREIGN TRADE
Source: ProChile based on Central Bank of Chile ECONOMY AND FOREIGN TRADE EXPORTS JANUARY - DECEMBER 2003 CHILEAN PROMOTION BUREAU 2013
Source: ProChile based on Central Bank of Chile ECONOMY AND FOREIGN TRADE CHILEAN PROMOTION BUREAU Chile and Czech Rep. 2013 Chile GDP: USD 269 billions (FMI) GDP USD 303 billions (ppp) per capita GDP: USD 15,400 Exports: USD 76,3 billions Imports: USD 71,6 billions Czech Republic GDP: USD 201 billions (FMI) GDP: USD 288,6 billions(ppp) per capita GDP: USD 19,100 Exports: USD 138,5 billions Imports: USD 116,7 billions
Country USD Million Netherlands 2.446,10 Italy 1.654,20 Spain 1.517,80 Belgium 1.341,10 France 1.100,60 Germany 1.018,00 UK 691,70 Bulgaria 475,30 Greece 231,60 Sweden 214,00 Denmark 153,50 Finland 105,00 Poland 70,00 Irland 55,10 Austria 47,50 Czech Republic 43,30 Portugal 32,10 Lithuania 27,20 Rumania 12,30 Luxemburg 9,40 Latvia 8,90 Estonia 7,80 Cyprus 3,30 Slovak Republic 3,10 Hungary 2,80 Malta 2,50 Slovenia 1,40 ECONOMY AND FOREIGN TRADE CHILEAN PROMOTION BUREAU +976% +980% +970% Exports from Chile to EU 2013: USD 11.800
world exporter of: Blueberries Table grapes Plums Dehydrated apples Trouts Salmon (Pacific) world exporter of: Fresh cherries Prunes Salmon (Atlantic) Inulin Agar-agar FACTS & ACHIEVEMENTS OF THE FOOD INDUSTRY world exporter of: Avocado Frozen raspberries Shelled nuts Raisins Preserved peaches Hazelnuts N°1 N°2 N°3 CHILEAN PROMOTION BUREAU
ACHIEVEMENTS OF CHILEAN FOOD INDUSTRY Everyday in the world… 16.9 million people enjoy a glass of Chilean wine. 6.0 million enjoy a portion of Chilean salmon. 8.6 million drink a glass of Chilean fruit juice. 8.5 million have Chilean preserved fruits and vegetables. 4.9 million people enjoy a Chilean portion of dehydrated fruit. 1.7 million people eat Chilean frozen fruit. CHILEAN PROMOTION BUREAU
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