Economic Structure and Context: Trade Profile

February 2012
Colombia Country Monitor;Feb2012, p22
Country Report
The article discusses the structure and context of Colombia's trade profile. It mentions that about 50 percent of the export revenues are generated from the country's export of oil, coffee, coal and ferrous nickel. It states that coal has become the second-largest single export in which more than 18 percent of the total export came from coal in 2009. It also notes the trading relationship between Colombia and the U.S.


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