Flag Japan / Ireland Flag

Exports Flag β†’ Flag  (2018): $1.19B, Rnk 45 / 207

Top Product Flag β†’ Flag (2018): $217M, Photo Lab Equipment

Exports Flag β†’ Flag (2018): $6.73B, Rnk 9 / 201

Top Product Flag β†’ Flag (2018): $1.28B, Packaged Medicaments

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI 2.17, Rnk 1 / 137

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI 1.35, Rnk 17 / 137

GDP Flag (2018): $4.97T, CURRENT US$
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GDP GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): -1.32%, CURRENT US$
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GDP Flag (2018): $382B, CURRENT US$
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GDP GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 39.1%, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC Flag (2018): $39,290, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): -0.13%, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC Flag (2018): $78,806, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 28.6%, CURRENT US$
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Japan-Ireland: In 2018, Japan exported $1.19B to Ireland. The main products exported from Japan to Ireland were Photo Lab Equipment ($217M), Cars ($181M), and Machinery Having Individual Functions ($97.8M). During the last 23 years the exports of Japan to Ireland have decreased at an annualized rate of 1.68%, from $1.76B in 1995 to $1.19B in 2018.

Ireland-Japan: In 2018, Ireland exported $6.73B to Japan. The main products exported from Ireland to Japan were Packaged Medicaments ($1.28B), Blood, antisera, vaccines, toxins and cultures ($1.23B), and Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft ($842M). During the last 23 years the exports of Ireland to Japan have increased at an annualized rate of 5.27%, from $2.07B in 1995 to $6.73B in 2018. In 2009, Ireland exported services to Japan worth $2.95B, with Services not allocated ($1.52B), Computer and information services ($771M), and Other business services ($323M) being the largest in terms of value.

Comparison: In 2018, Japan ranked 1 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 2.17), and 4 in total exports ($713B). That same year, Ireland ranked 17 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.35), and 31 in total exports ($175B). In terms of GDP Per Capita, Japan was ranked 27 with a GDP Per Capita of $39,290, and Ireland was ranked 6 with a GDP Per Capita of $78,806.

Market Competitiveness

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Measure

Japan
Top Destination
: China, $139B

Ireland
Top Destination
: United States, $49.3B

This map shows whether countries import more from Japan or Ireland. Each country is colored based on the difference in imports they receive from Japan and Ireland or the difference in the growth in imports.

In 2018, countries that imported more from Japan than Ireland were China ($139B), United States ($135B), and South Korea ($51.5B).

In 2018, countries that imported more from Ireland than Japan were Belgium-Luxembourg ($17B), United Kingdom ($18.5B), and Switzerland ($8.74B).

Tariff Section

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This sections shows import tariffs for products traded between Japan and Ireland (using the HS6 product classification and the last year reported).

In 2018, the products from Japan that paid the highest import tariffs to enter Ireland were Glucose including syrup of 20%-50% dry weight fructos (43.3%) and Fructose, syrup > 50% fructose, not pure fructose (43.3%).

In 2017, the products from Ireland that paid the highest import tariffs to enter Japan were Sugar beet (178%) and Whey (173%).

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*The tariffs present between Japan and Ireland are:
136: Most Favoured Nation duty rate treatement

Trade Forecasts

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This section shows a forecast for total trade between Japan and Ireland. The forecast is based on a long short-term memory model or LSTM constructed using yearly trade data.

To create custom forecast, or modify the parameters of the forecasting model, visit our Forecast Section.

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Bilateral Service Trade

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In 2009, Ireland exported services to Japan worth $2.95B, with Services not allocated ($1.52B), Computer and information services ($771M), and Other business services ($323M) being the largest in terms of value.

Service trade data is presented based on availability.

Economic Complexity

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Competitive Landscape

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This visualization show the product space at the HS4 level colored from blue to red.  This mean that the more blue a dot/product is, the more Japan has comparative advantage over Ireland. Similarly, the more red a dot/product is, the more Ireland has comparative advantage over Japan.