Overview In September 2021 Japan exported ¥1.16T and imported ¥763B from United States, resulting in a positive trade balance of ¥393B. Between September 2020 and September 2021 the exports of Japan have decreased by ¥-39.1B (-3.27%) from ¥1.19T to ¥1.16T, while imports increased by ¥205B (36.8%) from ¥557B to ¥763B.
Trade In September 2021, the top exports of Japan to United States were Cars (¥196B), Vehicle Parts (¥73.5B), Commodities not elsewhere specified (¥71.7B), Machines and apparatus of a kind... (¥47.7B), and Large Construction Vehicles (¥35.7B). In September 2021 the top imports of Japan from United States were Petroleum Gas (¥52.8B), Packaged Medicaments (¥49.8B), Blood, antisera, vaccines, toxins and cultures (¥38.1B), Gas Turbines (¥36B), and Corn (¥27.6B).
Origins In September 2021 the exports of Japan were mainly from Aichi (¥309B), Chiba (¥185B), Osaka (¥132B), Tokyo (¥128B), and Kanagawa (¥97.6B), while imports destinations were mainly Chiba (¥278B), Tokyo (¥109B), Aichi (¥76B), Osaka (¥62.9B), and Kanagawa (¥51.3B).
Growth In September 2021, the decrease in Japan's year-by-year exports to United States was explained primarily by an decrease in product exports in Cars (¥-182B or -48.1%), Aircraft Parts (¥-14.9B or -58.4%), and Commodities not elsewhere specified (¥-13.7B or -16%). In September 2021, the increase in Japan's year-by-year imports from United States was explained primarily by an increase in product imports in Packaged Medicaments (¥32.3B or 184%), Petroleum Gas (¥13.3B or 33.6%), and Integrated Circuits (¥11.6B or 72.3%).