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Current Account Balance (US$ bil.) 3.5 3.2 -6.1 -12.9 -15.8 -16.8 -13.3 -10.0 -9.9 Current Account Balance (% of GDP) 2.0 1.5 -2.4 -4.8 -5.7 -5.7 -4.1 -2.8 -2.6 Trade Balance (US$ bil.) 15.4 15.6 10.5 3.4 1.8 1.0 1.8 2.7 3.0 Trade Balance (% of GDP) 8.9 7.2 4.2 1.3 0.7 0.3 0.6 0.8 0.8 BOP Exports of Goods US$bn 55.5 71.1 81.5 78.3 80.3 83.0 87.3 91.3 95.7
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Created on 05 Sep 2013 Page 15 of 19 BOP Imports of Goods US$bn 40.1 55.5 70.9 74.9 78.5 82.0 85.5 88.6 92.7 Exchange Rate (LCU/US$, end of period) 506.43 468.37 521.46 478.60 500.52 501.98 497.47 494.00 494.34 Exchange Rate (LCU/Yen, end of period) 5.50 5.75 6.71 5.53 5.14 5.07 4.91 4.85 4.85 Exchange Rate (LCU/Euro, end of period) 729.52 625.83 674.68 631.48 660.69 637.52 656.66 663.93 674.27 Source: Historical data from selected national and international data sources. All forecasts provided by IHS Global Insight. Table updated on the 15th of each month from monthly forecast update bank (GIIF). Written analysis may include references to data made available after the release of the GIIF bank. Download this table in Microsoft Excel format Debt Indicators 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Foreign Exchange Earnings (US$ bil.) 75.2 64.0 81.9 94.6 90.9 98.9 102.3 108.5 116.1 122.9 Portfolio Investment, Net (US$ bil.) -7.6 -12.4 -6.4 11.5 -3.4 0.6 3.2 0.2 1.5 1.8 Portfolio Investment, Net (% of GDP) -4.2 -7.2 -3.0 4.6 -1.3 0.2 1.0 0.0 0.4 0.4 Foreign Direct Investment, Net (US$ bil.) 6.4 5.7 5.9 2.6 9.2 10.5 9.8 10.8 11.4 11.8 Foreign Direct Investment, Net (% of GDP) 3.5 3.3 2.7 1.0 3.4 3.5 3.1 3.1 2.9 2.7 Foreign Exchange Reserves, Excl. Gold (US$ bil.) 23.2 25.4 27.9 42.0 41.6 43.3 44.0 47.7 49.9 52.0 Import Cover (Months) 3.9 6.0 4.9 5.8 5.6 5.2 5.1 5.5 5.7 5.8 Total External Debt (US$ bil.) 63.9 69.9 81.4 96.2 117.8 122.9 126.2 128.8 119.9 106.6 Total External Debt (% of GDP) 35.6 40.6 37.4 38.3 43.9 40.9 39.3 36.4 30.5 24.5 Total External Debt (% of forex earnings) 84.9 109.3 99.4 101.8 129.6 124.2 123.3 118.7 103.3 86.7 Short Term External Debt (US$ bil.) 14.4 14.6 14.9 17.2 22.8 24.2 25.2 26.1 24.7 22.3 Short Term External Debt (% of total external debt) 22.6 20.8 18.3 17.8 19.4 19.7 20.0 20.3 20.6 20.9 Short Term External Debt (% of international reserves) 62.4 57.4 53.4 40.9 54.8 55.8 57.3 54.8 49.5 42.8 Total External Debt Service (US$ bil.) 16.1 18.1 14.5 15.4 19.9 20.3 21.0 21.4 19.9 17.7 Interest Payment Arrears (US$ bil.) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 External Liquidity Gap (% of forex earnings) 38.0 32.9 21.1 26.2 46.5 46.7 47.4 40.0 27.8 19.8 Source: Historical data from selected national and international data sources. All forecasts provided by IHS Global Insight. Table updated live from quarterly Sovereign Risk forecast bank (SRS). Download this table in Microsoft Excel format
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Created on 05 Sep 2013 Page 16 of 19 This information was last updated on 23 AUG 2013, 4:39 AM EDT (8:39 GMT) Country Context Key Facts and Demographics Area: 756,626 km 2 Language: Spanish Religion: Roman Catholic Time Zone: GMT -4 Population: 17,269,525 (World Bank, World Development Indicators 2011) Neighbours: Argentina, Bolivia, Peru Capital City: Santiago Primary Port: San Antonio Primary Airport: Santiago International - Arturo Merino Benítez Currency: Peso (CLP) This information was last updated on 21 AUG 2013, 8:51 PM EDT (24:51 GMT) Political System and Players Parties and Key Figures Leadership Title Name Appointed President Sebastian PINERA ECHENIQUE '11 Mar 2010 Minister of Finance Felipe LARRAIN BASCUNAN '11 Mar 2010 Minister of Foreign Affairs Alfredo MORENO CHARME '11 Mar 2010 Minister of National Defence Rodrigo HINZPETER KIRBERG '05 Nov 2012 Minister of Economy Félix DE VICENTE '08 May 2013 Minister of Justice Patricia PEREZ GOLDBERG '18 Dec 2012 Minister of Labour and Social Security Juan Carlos JOBET '24 Jul 2013 Minister of the Interior Andres CHADWICK '05 Nov 2012 Minister of Transport and Communications Pedro Pablo ERRAZURIZ DOMINGUEZ '14 Jan 2011
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