Flag Japan / Burma Flag

Exports Flag β†’ Flag  (2018): $776M, Rnk 51 / 207

Top Product Flag β†’ Flag (2018): $116M, Cars

Exports Flag β†’ Flag (2018): $1.46B, Rnk 3 / 144

Top Product Flag β†’ Flag (2018): $174M, Non-Knit Men's Suits

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

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI -1.24, Rnk 122 / 137

Japan-Burma: In 2018, Japan exported $776M to Burma. The main products exported from Japan to Burma were Cars ($116M), Delivery Trucks ($104M), and Large Construction Vehicles ($40M). During the last 23 years the exports of Japan to Burma have increased at an annualized rate of 7.23%, from $156M in 1995 to $776M in 2018.

Burma-Japan: In 2018, Burma exported $1.46B to Japan. The main products exported from Burma to Japan were Non-Knit Men's Suits ($174M), Non-Knit Men's Coats ($120M), and Non-Knit Women's Coats ($119M). During the last 23 years the exports of Burma to Japan have increased at an annualized rate of 13%, from $88.2M in 1995 to $1.46B in 2018.

Comparison: In 2018, Japan ranked 1 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 2.17), and 4 in total exports ($713B). That same year, Burma ranked 122 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI -1.24), and 72 in total exports ($20B). N/A

Bilateral Trade by Products

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In 2018, Japan exported $776M to Burma. The main products exported from Japan to Burma were Cars ($116M), Delivery Trucks ($104M), and Large Construction Vehicles ($40M). During the last 23 years the exports of Japan to Burma have increased at an annualized rate of 7.23%, from $156M in 1995 to $776M in 2018.

In 2018, Burma exported $1.46B to Japan. The main products exported from Burma to Japan were Non-Knit Men's Suits ($174M), Non-Knit Men's Coats ($120M), and Non-Knit Women's Coats ($119M). During the last 23 years the exports of Burma to Japan have increased at an annualized rate of 13%, from $88.2M in 1995 to $1.46B in 2018.

Market Competitiveness

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Japan
Top Destination
: China, $139B

Burma
Top Destination
: Thailand, $5.27B

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

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

In 2018, countries that imported more from Burma than Japan were Guinea ($57M) and Andorra ($6.8M).

Comparative Advantage Japan - Burma

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This chart compares trade between Japan and Burma by product, considering products traded by both, Japan and Burma.

During 2018, Japan had a large net trade with Burma in the exports of Transportation ($308M), Machines ($173M), and Textiles ($110M).

During 2018, Burma had a large net trade with Japan in the exports of Textiles ($1.02B), Footwear and Headwear ($127M), and Machines ($64.8M).

Tariff Section

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

In 2018, the products from Japan that paid the highest import tariffs to enter Burma were Glucose, glucose syrup < 20% fructose (50%) and Glucose including syrup of 20%-50% dry weight fructos (50%).

In 2015, the products from Burma that paid the highest import tariffs to enter Japan were Undenatured ethyl alcohol > 80% by volume (40%) and Spirits obtained by distilling grape wine, grape marc (40%).

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*The tariffs present between Japan and Burma are:
84: Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN ) Free Trade Area
130: Japan Generalized System of Preference
131: Japan GSP for Least Developed Countries
136: Most Favoured Nation duty rate treatement

Trade Forecasts

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

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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 Burma. Similarly, the more red a dot/product is, the more Burma has comparative advantage over Japan.