Overview: This page contains the latest international trade data for Gansu Province, including export and import data.

Exports: In 2020, China's Gansu Province exported $925M, making it the 29th largest exporter out of the 31 exporters in China. In 2020 the top exports of Gansu Province were Carbon and graphite furnace electrodes ($114M), Electronic integrated circuits: n.e.c. in heading... ($84.3M), Apples, fresh ($55M), Seed, vegetable, nes for sowing ($47M), and Electronic integrated circuits: processors and controllers,... ($29.5M).

Imports: In 2020, China's Gansu Province imported $3.67B, making it the 27th largest importer out of the 31 importers in China. In 2020 top imports of Gansu Province were Copper ores and concentrates ($1.59B), Nickel ores and concentrates ($283M), Unrefined copper, copper anodes, electrolytic refinin ($160M), Coal tar distillation products nes ($155M), and Electronic integrated circuits: processors and controllers,... ($137M).

Economic Complexity: In 2019, the highest complexity exports of Gansu Province according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Gas and Liquid Flow Measuring Instruments (1.55), Liquid Pumps (1.49), Integrated Circuits (1.47), Valves (1.44), and Hydrides and other anions (1.42). PCI measures the knowledge intensity of a product by considering the knowledge intensity of its exporters.

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EXPORT GROWTH (January 2020 - January 2021): $47.1M, (49.4%)

IMPORT GROWTH (January 2020 - January 2021): $463M, (194%)

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

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Yearly Exports

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Top Destination (2020): United States, $87.5M

Top Product (2020): Carbon and graphite furnace electrodes, $114M

In 2020 the top export destinations of Gansu Province were United States ($87.5M), Taiwan ($62.6M), Hong Kong ($55.6M), South Korea ($51.5M), and Germany ($45.3M).

In 2020 the top exports of Gansu Province were Carbon and graphite furnace electrodes ($114M), Electronic integrated circuits: n.e.c. in heading... ($84.3M), Apples, fresh ($55M), Seed, vegetable, nes for sowing ($47M), and Electronic integrated circuits: processors and controllers,... ($29.5M).

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Exports Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Exports Destination (Jan 2020 - Jan 2021)

Rapidly Declining Export Origins (Jan 2020 - Jan 2021)

Yearly Imports

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Top Origin (2020): Kazakhstan, $962M

Top Import (2020): Copper ores and concentrates, $1.59B

In 2020 the top import origins of Gansu Province were Kazakhstan ($962M), Mongolia ($464M), Australia ($230M), Taiwan ($176M), and Chile ($163M).

In 2020 the top imports of Gansu Province were Copper ores and concentrates ($1.59B), Nickel ores and concentrates ($283M), Unrefined copper, copper anodes, electrolytic refinin ($160M), Coal tar distillation products nes ($155M), and Electronic integrated circuits: processors and controllers,... ($137M).

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Imports Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Import Origins (Jan 2020 - Jan 2021)

Rapidly Declining Import Origins (Jan 2020 - Jan 2021)

Economic Complexity

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Economic Complexity of China

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Economic Complexity (2020): -0.083

Gansu Province ranks 29th out of the 31 provinces in China according to ECI.

The Economic Complexity Index, or ECI, is a measure of an economy’s capacity which can be inferred from data connecting locations to the activities that are present in them. For more info about Economic Complexity, visit the Economic Complexity page.

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Export Opportunities by Relatedness

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The top export opportunities according to the relatedness level, without considering those products were Gansu Province already has a comparative advantage, are led by Tea (0.17), Combs (0.17), House Linens (0.16), Umbrellas (0.16), and Heavy Pure Woven Cotton (0.16).

Most Complex Products by PCI

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The highest complexity exports of Gansu Province according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Gas and Liquid Flow Measuring Instruments (1.55), Liquid Pumps (1.49), Integrated Circuits (1.47), Valves (1.44), and Hydrides and other anions (1.42). PCI measures the knowledge intensity of a product by considering the knowledge intensity of its exporters.

Most Specialized Products by RCA Index

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The most specialized products according to the RCA index are led by Locust beans, seaweed, sugar beet, cane,... (309), Carbon-based Electronics (261), Fluorides (161), Glycosides (140), and Sowing Seeds (133).

The product space is a network connecting products that are likely to be co-exported. The product space can be used to predict future exports, since Gansu Province is more likely to start exporting products that are related to current exports. Relatedness measures the distance between a product, and all of the products it is currently specialized in.

Relatedness Space

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This network shows the products most related to the production structure of  Gansu Province. These are products that tend to be co-exported with the products that Gansu Province exports. Higher relatedness values ​​indicate greater knowledge, which predicts a greater probability of exporting that product in the future.

Diversification Frontier

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The Complexity-Relatedness diagram compares the risk and the strategic value of a territory's potential export oppotunities. Relatedness is a predictive of the probability that a country increases its exports in a product. Complexity, is associated with higher levels of income, economic growth, less income inequality, and lower emissions.