Tianjin

Province in China

2019
Economic
Complexity
: 0.22, Rank 7 of 31

Dec 2020
Trade
Exports | Imports
: $4.01B | $5.72B, 17 of 31 | 8 of 31

Dec 2020
Country
Destination | Origin
: United States | France , $523M  | $904M

Dec 2020
Product
Exports | Imports
: Telephones | Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft , $236M  | $1.02B

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

Exports: In 2020, China's Tianjin exported $39.6B, making it the 13th largest exporter out of the 31 exporters in China. In 2020 the top exports of Tianjin were Telephone sets and other apparatus for... ($2.04B), Parts and accessories of data processing... ($1.88B), Bicycles, other cycles, not motorized ($1.2B), Electronic integrated circuits: processors and controllers,... ($1.04B), and Monitors; other than cathode-ray tube; capable... ($830M).

Imports: In 2020, China's Tianjin imported $55.5B, making it the 8th largest importer out of the 31 importers in China. In 2020 top imports of Tianjin were Electronic integrated circuits: processors and controllers,... ($3.47B), Soya beans: other than seed, whether... ($2.68B), Fixed wing aircraft, unladen weight >... ($2.62B), Large Sized Cars ($1.77B), and Medium Sized Cars ($1.58B).

Economic Complexity: In 2019, the highest complexity exports of Tianjin according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Disc Chemicals for Electronics (2.01), Other Esters (1.96), Metalworking Machines (1.73), Non-Mechanical Removal Machinery (1.69), and Cermets (1.69). PCI measures the knowledge intensity of a product by considering the knowledge intensity of its exporters.

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Yearly Exports

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Top Destination (2020): United States, $5.79B

Top Product (2020): Telephone sets and other apparatus for..., $2.04B

In 2020 the top export destinations of Tianjin were United States ($5.79B), Vietnam ($2.85B), Japan ($2.68B), South Korea ($1.98B), and Mexico ($1.55B).

In 2020 the top exports of Tianjin were Telephone sets and other apparatus for... ($2.04B), Parts and accessories of data processing... ($1.88B), Bicycles, other cycles, not motorized ($1.2B), Electronic integrated circuits: processors and controllers,... ($1.04B), and Monitors; other than cathode-ray tube; capable... ($830M).

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Exports Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Exports Destination (Dec 2019 - Dec 2020)

Rapidly Declining Export Origins (Dec 2019 - Dec 2020)

Yearly Imports

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Top Origin (2020): South Korea, $6.83B

Top Import (2020): Electronic integrated circuits: processors and controllers,..., $3.47B

In 2020 the top import origins of Tianjin were South Korea ($6.83B), Japan ($6.73B), United States ($4.64B), Germany ($3.62B), and France ($3.32B).

In 2020 the top imports of Tianjin were Electronic integrated circuits: processors and controllers,... ($3.47B), Soya beans: other than seed, whether... ($2.68B), Fixed wing aircraft, unladen weight >... ($2.62B), Large Sized Cars ($1.77B), and Medium Sized Cars ($1.58B).

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Imports Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Import Origins (Dec 2019 - Dec 2020)

Rapidly Declining Import Origins (Dec 2019 - Dec 2020)

Economic Complexity

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Economic Complexity of China

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Tianjin ranks 7th out of the 31 provinces in China according to ECI.

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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 Tianjin already has a comparative advantage, are led by Wrenches (0.36), Umbrellas (0.35), Other Cutlery (0.34), Glass with Edge Workings (0.34), and Portable Lighting (0.34).

Most Complex Products by PCI

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The highest complexity exports of Tianjin according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Disc Chemicals for Electronics (2.01), Other Esters (1.96), Metalworking Machines (1.73), Non-Mechanical Removal Machinery (1.69), and Cermets (1.69). 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 Bicycles (51.6), Wind Instruments (32.2), Non-Retail Animal Hair Yarn (29.8), Special Purpose Ships (27.1), and Coke (24.2).

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