South Korea-Japan: In 2018, South Korea exported $30.8B to Japan. The main products exported from South Korea to Japan were Refined Petroleum ($4.91B), Integrated Circuits ($1.07B), and Vehicle Parts ($737M). During the last 23 years the exports of South Korea to Japan have increased at an annualized rate of 2.56%,
from $17.2B in 1995 to $30.8B in 2018. In 2005, South Korea exported
services to Japan worth
$6.48B, with Transportation ($2.43B), Travel ($2.16B), and Other business services ($1.64B) being the largest in terms of value.
Japan-South Korea: In 2018, Japan exported $51.5B to South Korea. The main products exported from Japan to South Korea were Photo Lab Equipment ($3.93B), Machinery Having Individual Functions ($2.42B), and Integrated Circuits ($2.06B). During the last 23 years the exports of Japan to South Korea have increased at an annualized rate of 2.25%,
from $30.9B in 1995 to $51.5B in 2018. In 2009, Japan exported
services to South Korea worth
$8.05B, with Services not allocated ($3.91B), Transportation ($2.32B), and Travel ($1.64B) being the largest in terms of value.
Comparison: In 2018, South Korea ranked 5 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.85),
and 5 in total exports ($617B).
That same year, Japan ranked 1 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 2.17), and
4 in total exports ($713B). In terms of GDP Per Capita, South Korea was ranked 34 with a GDP Per Capita of $31,363,
and Japan was ranked 27 with a GDP Per Capita of $39,290.