Overview In June 2021 Japan exported ¥7.22T and imported ¥6.84T, resulting in a positive trade balance of ¥384B. Between June 2020 and June 2021 the exports of Japan have increased by ¥2.36T (48.5%) from ¥4.86T to ¥7.22T, while imports increased by ¥1.7T (33.2%) from ¥5.14T to ¥6.84T.
Trade In June 2021, the top exports of Japan were Cars (¥917B), Commodities not elsewhere specified (¥499B), Vehicle Parts (¥307B), Machines and apparatus of a kind... (¥279B), and Integrated Circuits (¥276B). In June 2021 the top imports of Japan were Crude Petroleum (¥471B), Petroleum Gas (¥337B), Telephones (¥236B), Integrated Circuits (¥211B), and Iron Ore (¥188B).
Origins In June 2021 the exports of Japan were mainly from Aichi (¥1.48T), Chiba (¥1.22T), Osaka (¥976B), Kanagawa (¥708B), and Hyōgo (¥592B), while imports destinations were mainly Chiba (¥1.62T), Tokyo (¥1.06T), Osaka (¥854B), Kanagawa (¥668B), and Aichi (¥610B).
Destinations In June 2021, Japan exported mostly to China (¥1.59T), United States (¥1.35T), Taiwan (¥507B), South Korea (¥478B), and Hong Kong (¥348B), and imported mostly from China (¥1.64T), United States (¥767B), Australia (¥412B), South Korea (¥297B), and Taiwan (¥292B).
Growth In June 2021, the increase in Japan's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an increase in exports to United States (¥621B or 85.7%), China (¥344B or 27.7%), and Thailand (¥153B or 98.7%), and product exports increase in Cars (¥460B or 101%), Commodities not elsewhere specified (¥188B or 60.6%), and Vehicle Parts (¥165B or 116%). In June 2021, the increase in Japan's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by an increase in imports from China (¥246B or 17.7%), United States (¥166B or 27.7%), and Australia (¥139B or 50.7%), and product imports increase in Crude Petroleum (¥305B or 183%), Iron Ore (¥127B or 211%), and Refined Petroleum (¥110B or 185%).