2021
Exports | Imports
$313M | $29.3MWorld Rnk 1 / 105
Flag Rnk 650 / 1215
World Rnk 7 / 162
Flag Rnk 878 / 1214
2021
ECONOMIC COMPLEXITY of China
1.07Rnk 25 / 131
2021
PRODUCT COMPLEXITY IN Graphite
-0.86Rnk 794 / 1024

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Exports In 2021, China exported $313M in Graphite, making it the 1st largest exporter of Graphite in the world. At the same year, Graphite was the 650th most exported product in China. The main destination of Graphite exports from China are: South Korea ($102M), Japan ($94.1M), United States ($31.6M), Germany ($15.7M), and India ($10.9M).

The fastest growing export markets for Graphite of China between 2020 and 2021 were United States ($17.5M), Germany ($5.69M), and United Arab Emirates ($4.43M).

Imports In 2021, China imported $29.3M in Graphite, becoming the 7th largest importer of Graphite in the world. At the same year, Graphite was the 878th most imported product in China. China imports Graphite primarily from: Madagascar ($11.4M), Mozambique ($7.53M), Japan ($3.68M), Germany ($1.44M), and Tanzania ($1.02M).

The fastest growing import markets in Graphite for China between 2020 and 2021 were Mozambique ($6.47M), Madagascar ($4.42M), and Netherlands ($436k).

Latest Trends

December 2023

Subnational Monthly Trade

Time Scale
Flow
Color
EXPORT GROWTH (December 2022 - December 2023)$-30.9M(-88.2%)
IMPORT GROWTH (December 2022 - December 2023)$-5.54M(-80%)
MAIN EXPORTER (December 2023)Shandong Province$23.2M
MAIN DESTINATION (December 2023)South Korea$2M

This section shows Graphite's exports and imports data at subnational level for China. Click any date in the line plot, any subnational region in the geomap, or any destination or origin country to explore the exports or imports behavior of Graphite over time.

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Historical Data

Trade Balance

Color
EXPORTS (2021)$313M
IMPORTS (2021)$29.3M
NET TRADE (2021)$283M

In 2021, China exported $313M in Graphite. The main destinations of China exports on Graphite were South Korea ($102M), Japan ($94.1M), United States ($31.6M), Germany ($15.7M), and India ($10.9M).

In 2021, China imported $29.3M in Graphite, mainly from Madagascar ($11.4M), Mozambique ($7.53M), Japan ($3.68M), Germany ($1.44M), and Tanzania ($1.02M).

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Export Destinations (2021)

Import Origins (2021)

Market Growth

Flow
THE FASTEST GROWING Graphite EXPORT MARKETS FOR China WERE (2020 - 2021):
United States$17.5M (123%)
Germany$5.69M (56.9%)
THE FASTEST DECLINING MARKETS FOR THE EXPORT OF Graphite BY China WERE (2020 - 2021):
India-$3.55M (-24.5%)
Belgium-$3.54M (-68.4%)
Malaysia-$3.18M (-80.8%)

Change in Exports by Market (2020 - 2021)

Market Concentration

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In 2021, China's main exporting competitors in Graphite were:
In 2021, China's main importing competitors in Graphite were:

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Trade Value of Graphite by Exporters

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