Overview: In December 2020 South Africa's Artificial Graphite exports accounted up to ZAR18.3M and imports accounted up to ZAR17.6M, resulting in a positive trade balance of ZAR749k. Between December 2019 and December 2020 the exports of South Africa's Artificial Graphite have decreased by ZAR-653k (-3.44%) from ZAR19M to ZAR18.3M, while imports increased by ZAR12.4M (240%) from ZAR5.17M to ZAR17.6M.
Destinations: In December 2020 Artificial Graphite exported mostly to Zambia (ZAR6.2M), Turkey (ZAR3.25M), Belgium (ZAR2.25M), Zimbabwe (ZAR2.06M), and South Korea (ZAR1.81M), and imported mostly from Poland (ZAR12.6M), India (ZAR1.51M), China (ZAR1.43M), France (ZAR1.4M), and United States (ZAR507k).
Growth: In December 2020, the decrease in Artificial Graphite's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by a decrease in exports to Zimbabwe (ZAR-6.54M or -76.1%), South Korea (ZAR-2.47M or -57.7%), and Malaysia (ZAR-55.5k or -51.6%). In December 2020, the increase in Artificial Graphite's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by an increase in imports from India (ZAR1.49M or 8.51k%), France (ZAR475k or 51.4%), and United States (ZAR120k or 31.2%).