Overview In February 2023 Japan's Commodities not elsewhere specified exports accounted up to ¥636B and imports accounted up to ¥156B, resulting in a positive trade balance of ¥480B. Between February 2022 and February 2023 the exports of Japan's Commodities not elsewhere specified have increased by ¥120B (23.1%) from ¥517B to ¥636B, while imports increased by ¥13B (9.09%) from ¥143B to ¥156B.
Destinations In February 2023, Commodities not elsewhere specified were exported mostly to Hong Kong (¥115B), United States (¥100B), China (¥89.6B), South Korea (¥43.4B), and Singapore (¥31.7B), and were imported mostly from Taiwan (¥23.7B), South Korea (¥20.7B), China (¥19.2B), Malaysia (¥16.8B), and United States (¥14.7B).
Growth In February 2023, the increase in Commodities not elsewhere specified's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an increase in exports to South Korea (¥22.5B or 124%), Hong Kong (¥18.3B or 30.6%), and United Arab Emirates (¥11.5B or 177%). In February 2023, the increase in Commodities not elsewhere specified's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by an increase in imports from Taiwan (¥10.3B or 54.9%), China (¥7.8B or 55.7%), and Singapore (¥5.09B or 62.9%).