Overview: In July 2020 South Africa's Artificial Graphite exports accounted up to ZAR18.1M and imports accounted up to ZAR6.4M, resulting in a positive trade balance of ZAR11.7M. Between July 2019 and July 2020 the exports of South Africa's Artificial Graphite have increased by ZAR5.11M (39.3%) from ZAR13M to ZAR18.1M, while imports decreased by ZAR-2.15M (-25.1%) from ZAR8.55M to ZAR6.4M.
Destinations: In July 2020 Artificial Graphite exported mostly to Australia (ZAR6.42M), South Korea (ZAR5.1M), Argentina (ZAR3.35M), Zambia (ZAR2.35M), and Democratic Republic of the Congo (ZAR738k), and imported mostly from United States (ZAR2.62M), China (ZAR1.96M), United Kingdom (ZAR962k), Germany (ZAR753k), and France (ZAR70.2k).
Growth: In July 2020, the increase in Artificial Graphite's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an increase in exports to Australia (ZAR2.52M or 34.3%), South Korea (ZAR791k or 21.5%), and Zambia (ZAR536k or 19.5%). In July 2020, the decrease in Artificial Graphite's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by a decrease in imports from China (ZAR-1.8M or -28%), Poland (ZAR-1.62M or -69.6%), and France (ZAR-463k or -47.3%).