Overview: In August 2020 Japan's Packaged Medicaments exports accounted up to ¥34.6B and imports accounted up to ¥0, resulting in a positive trade balance of ¥34.6B. Between August 2019 and August 2020 the exports of Japan's Packaged Medicaments have decreased by ¥-10.1B (-22.7%) from ¥44.8B to ¥34.6B, while imports decreased by ¥-138B (-100%) from ¥138B to ¥0.
Destinations: In August 2020 Packaged Medicaments exported mostly to China (¥9.12B), United States (¥6.71B), United Kingdom (¥4.72B), Switzerland (¥2.95B), and Hong Kong (¥1.97B), and imported mostly from Mauritius (¥0), South Africa (¥0), China (¥0), Hong Kong (¥0), and Indonesia (¥0).
Growth: In August 2020, the decrease in Packaged Medicaments's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by a decrease in exports to United States (¥-20B or -74.9%), South Korea (¥-573M or -31.1%), and Canada (¥-384M or -75.6%). In August 2020, the decrease in Packaged Medicaments's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by a decrease in imports from Germany (¥-21.5B or -100%), United States (¥-20B or -100%), and Puerto Rico (¥-13.7B or -100%).