Chile Mobile Phone Import - Data and Report of Q1 2017

03 June 2017
Chile Mobile Phone

Chile is the third largest mobile phone importer country in Latin America countries and got 36th rank in the list of mobile phone importer countries around the globe. The country has registered USD 2605 Million Import value with a market share of 0.5% in world imports during the year 2016.

Chile has recorded mobile phone import value of USD 337.66 Million during the first quarter of year 2017. In terms of quantity, 2059329 pieces of cell phone have been imported in Chile during the same period. If we check the mobile phone import report of Chile, the country has imported less cell phones in February than January and March. Let’s take a comprehensive look at the detailed analysis of mobile phone import data of Chile in this article.

Mobile Phone Import in Chile: Brand Wise Analysis

Chile has imported 23 brands of cell phone during Q1 of 2017. Samsung is the most selling brand of mobile phone in the Chile country. As Samsung has maintained its leadership in the mobile industry. A total of 942396 pieces of Samsung cell phone has been imported in Chile during the first quarter of year 2017. It is followed by Huawei, Alcatel and LG brands with the quantity of 236830 pieces, 217304 pieces and 213494 pieces respectively. Go through the following table to check the quantity of mobile phone import in Chile country.

Brand Wise Analysis


Quantity (Pieces)













*Above stats is based on Q1 2017 report

In the case of highest value imported, Samsung recorded USD 138 Million import value in Q1 2017. Apple registered second highest import value than other brands due to its high cost of mobile phones.

Chile Mobile Phone Import : Model Wise Analysis

As per Mobile phone import report of Chile, it is not identified which is the most imported cell phone model in Chile from January to March 2017. We can say that it is unknown category of cell phones which have registered USD 214.21 Million import value in Chile. However, as per the report of Export Genius, Iphone 7, Iphone 7 plus and Iphone 6 are next in the list of highest value registered from mobile phone import. Here is the table of the quantity of top cell phone model imported in Chile.

Model Wise Analysis

Model Name

Import Value in USD Million



Iphone 7


Iphone 7 Plus


Iphone 6


Iphone SE


Iphone 6s




Galaxy J2 Prime


Above stats is based on Q1 2017 report

As we mentioned above, the category of highest cell phone model imported in Chile is not identified. As per the report, a total of 1573964 pieces of mobile phones has been imported under this category. It is followed by Galaxy J2 Prime, Iphone 7 and Galaxy J1 Ace models with quantity of 61231 pieces, 56642 pieces and 37250 pieces respectively.

Chile Mobile Phone Import Data : Exporter Country Wise Analysis

China is the largest mobile phone exporter of Chile. During Q1 of 2017, Chile has imported cell phones from China in a value of USD 268.66 Million which is nearly 80% of the total’s output. It is followed by Vietnam with mobile phone import value of USD 65.28 Million. Chile has imported more than 17 brands of cell phone from China in Q1 of 2017 such as Alcatel, Apple, Asus, Blackberry, BLU etc. A total of 1624921 pieces of mobile phone has been imported in Chile from China. You can refer the below table to check exporter country wise analysis with their export value during first quarter of the year 2017.

Country Wise Analysis

Exporter Country

Value in USD Million





South Korea






*Above stats is based on Q1 2017 report


Mobile Phone Importer in Chile

There are around 90 cell phone importer in Chile. Samsung Electronics Chile LTDA is the largest mobile phone importer in Chile as the company has registered USD 110 Million import value from January to March 2017. The company has imported only Samsung brand cell phones in different models with a quantity of 788740 pieces. Apple Chile Comercial and Claro Chile SA are the second and third largest cell phone importer in Chile with an import value USD 75.33 Million and USD 27.65 Million respectively. Here, we are providing the list of top of mobile phone importer companies in Chile in the given table below.

Importer Name

Import Value in USD Million

Samsung Electronics Chile LTDA


Apple Chile Comercial LTDA


Claro Chile S.A.


Telefonica Moviles Chile S.A.


Intcomex S.A.


Entel PCS Telecomunication S.A.


LG Electronics INC Chile LTDA


Ingram Micro Chile S.A.


Huawei Chile S.A.


*Above stats is based on Q1 2017 report

Here are the few questions that arises apart from this article or that you want to get information of mobile import data of Chile in detailed.

·         How many countries are exporting cell phones in Chile?

·         Name of the Importer companies with their shipment details.

·         What are the various cell phone brands that are imported most in Q1 2017?

·         What is the detailed analysis of unknown category of imported cell phone model?

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