Overview: In May 2021 Japan's Commodities not elsewhere specified exports accounted up to ¥443B and imports accounted up to ¥106B, resulting in a positive trade balance of ¥337B. Between May 2020 and May 2021 the exports of Japan's Commodities not elsewhere specified have increased by ¥151B (51.6%) from ¥292B to ¥443B, while imports increased by ¥25.8B (32%) from ¥80.5B to ¥106B.
Destinations: In May 2021, Commodities not elsewhere specified were exported mostly to China (¥96.3B), Hong Kong (¥70.8B), United States (¥65B), Taiwan (¥27.9B), and Singapore (¥22.3B), and were imported mostly from Taiwan (¥21.8B), China (¥14.9B), Malaysia (¥13.3B), United States (¥12.9B), and South Korea (¥8.74B).
Growth: In May 2021, the increase in Commodities not elsewhere specified's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an increase in exports to Hong Kong (¥33.9B or 91.8%), China (¥29.9B or 45%), and United States (¥23.2B or 55.6%). In May 2021, the increase in Commodities not elsewhere specified's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by an increase in imports from Malaysia (¥7.71B or 138%), Taiwan (¥5.2B or 31.3%), and United States (¥4.42B or 52.4%).