Shanghai Province

Province in China

Exports (2019): $176B, Rnk 4/31

Top Destination (2019): $40.5B, United States

Top Export (2019): $12.3B, Telephones for cellular networks or for...

Imports (2019): $288B, Rnk 3/31

Top Origin (2019): $31.2B, Japan

Top Import (2019): $17.6B, Electronic integrated circuits: processors and controllers,...

Economic Complexity (2019): 0.35, Rnk 2 / 31

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

Exports: In 2019, China's Shanghai Province exported $176B, making it the 4th largest exporter out of the 31 exporters in China. In 2019 the top exports of Shanghai Province were Telephones for cellular networks or for... ($12.3B), Automatic data processing machines: portable, weighing... ($9.97B), Electronic integrated circuits: memories ($4.99B), Electronic integrated circuits: processors and controllers,... ($4.2B), and Units of automatic data processing machines:... ($3.53B).

Imports: In 2019, China's Shanghai Province imported $288B, making it the 3rd largest importer out of the 31 importers in China. In 2019 top imports of Shanghai Province were Electronic integrated circuits: processors and controllers,... ($17.6B), Electronic integrated circuits: memories ($15B), Iron ore, concentrate, not iron pyrites,unagglomerate ($13B), Medium Sized Cars ($10.1B), and Gold in unwrought forms non-monetary ($10.1B).

Economic Complexity: In 2019, the highest complexity exports of Shanghai Province according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Disc Chemicals for Electronics (2.16), Electric Soldering Equipment (1.79), Halides (1.77), Silicone (1.77), and Metalworking Machines (1.77). PCI measures the knowledge intensity of a product by considering the knowledge intensity of its exporters.

Yearly Exports

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Top Destination (2019): United States, $40.5B

Top Product (2019): Telephones for cellular networks or for..., $12.3B

In 2019 the top export destinations of Shanghai Province were United States ($40.5B), Japan ($19.7B), Taiwan ($8.96B), South Korea ($7.05B), and Netherlands ($6.8B).

In 2019 the top exports of Shanghai Province were Telephones for cellular networks or for... ($12.3B), Automatic data processing machines: portable, weighing... ($9.97B), Electronic integrated circuits: memories ($4.99B), Electronic integrated circuits: processors and controllers,... ($4.2B), and Units of automatic data processing machines:... ($3.53B).

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Export Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Exports Destination (August 2019 - August 2020)

Rapidly Declining Export Origins (August 2019 - August 2020)

Yearly Imports

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Top Origin (2019): Japan, $31.2B

Top Import (2019): Electronic integrated circuits: processors and controllers,..., $17.6B

In 2019 the top import origins of Shanghai Province were Japan ($31.2B), Germany ($26.3B), United States ($25.4B), Taiwan ($20.8B), and South Korea ($17.9B).

In 2019 the top imports of Shanghai Province were Electronic integrated circuits: processors and controllers,... ($17.6B), Electronic integrated circuits: memories ($15B), Iron ore, concentrate, not iron pyrites,unagglomerate ($13B), Medium Sized Cars ($10.1B), and Gold in unwrought forms non-monetary ($10.1B).

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Import Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Import Origins (August 2019 - August 2020)

Rapidly Declining Import Origins (August 2019 - August 2020)

Comparison in Time

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This section shows differences between total trade from Shanghai Province throughout time.

This section shows forecasts for total exports and imports from Shanghai Province. The forecast is based in a Long Short-Term Memory Model constructed using monthly trade data.

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Economic Complexity

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Economic Complexity of China

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Shanghai Province ranks 2nd out of the 31 territories in China according to ECI.

Estimated using exports data.

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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 Shanghai Province already has a comparative advantage, are led by Artificial Vegetation (0.52), Glass with Edge Workings (0.5), Cutlery Sets (0.49), Electrical Parts (0.48), and Mirrors and Lenses (0.47).

Most Complex Products by PCI

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The highest complexity exports of Shanghai Province according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Disc Chemicals for Electronics (2.16), Electric Soldering Equipment (1.79), Halides (1.77), Silicone (1.77), and Metalworking Machines (1.77). 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 Telephones (13.4), Cranes (10.8), Glycosides (10.4), Railway Cargo Containers (9.38), and Non-Knit Gloves (7.82).

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 Shanghai 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  Shanghai Province. These are products that tend to be co-exported with the products that Shanghai 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.