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

Exports: In 2020, Japan's Aichi exported ¥ 13.4T, making it the 1st largest exporter out of the 41 exporters in Japan. In 2020 the top exports of Aichi were Large Sized Cars (¥ 1.24T), Vehicles; with both spark-ignition internal combustion... (¥ 1.22T), Transmissions for motor vehicles (¥ 1.14T), Medium Sized Cars (¥ 1.13T), and Commodities not specified according to kind (¥ 261B).

Imports: In 2020, Japan's Aichi imported ¥ 5.92T, making it the 5th largest importer out of the 41 importers in Japan. In 2020 top imports of Aichi were Natural gas, liquefied (¥ 300B), Medium Sized Cars (¥ 193B), Ignition/other wiring sets for vehicles/aircraft/ship (¥ 187B), Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,... (¥ 175B), and Medium Diesel Engine Cars (¥ 96.8B).

Economic Complexity: In 2019, the highest complexity exports of Aichi according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Metalworking Transfer Machines (2.32), Photographic Chemicals (2.16), Machinery Having Individual Functions (1.93), Metal Lathes (1.88), and Other Measuring Instruments (1.86). PCI measures the knowledge intensity of a product by considering the knowledge intensity of its exporters.

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EXPORT GROWTH (May 2020 - May 2021): ¥527B, (78%)

IMPORT GROWTH (May 2020 - May 2021): ¥140B, (31.4%)

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Historical Data

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Yearly Exports

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Top Destination (2020): United States, ¥ 3.71T

Top Product (2020): Large Sized Cars, ¥ 1.24T

In 2020 the top export destinations of Aichi were United States (¥ 3.71T), China (¥ 2.47T), Thailand (¥ 605B), Australia (¥ 444B), and Taiwan (¥ 422B).

In 2020 the top exports of Aichi were Large Sized Cars (¥ 1.24T), Vehicles; with both spark-ignition internal combustion... (¥ 1.22T), Transmissions for motor vehicles (¥ 1.14T), Medium Sized Cars (¥ 1.13T), and Commodities not specified according to kind (¥ 261B).

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Exports Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Exports Destination (May 2020 - May 2021)

Rapidly Declining Export Origins (May 2020 - May 2021)

Yearly Imports

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Top Origin (2020): China, ¥ 1.59T

Top Import (2020): Natural gas, liquefied, ¥ 300B

In 2020 the top import origins of Aichi were China (¥ 1.59T), United States (¥ 706B), Thailand (¥ 350B), Germany (¥ 334B), and Vietnam (¥ 331B).

In 2020 the top imports of Aichi were Natural gas, liquefied (¥ 300B), Medium Sized Cars (¥ 193B), Ignition/other wiring sets for vehicles/aircraft/ship (¥ 187B), Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,... (¥ 175B), and Medium Diesel Engine Cars (¥ 96.8B).

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Imports Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Import Origins (May 2020 - May 2021)

Rapidly Declining Import Origins (May 2020 - May 2021)

Economic Complexity

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Economic Complexity of Japan

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Economic Complexity (2020): 0.98

Aichi ranks 1st out of the 41 prefectures in Japan 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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Economic Complexity Ranking

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The economic complexity of a territory can change year to year. Aichi it is in position 1st considering its ECI in the last year.

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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 Aichi already has a comparative advantage, are led by Developed Exposed Photographic Material (0.28), Photo Lab Equipment (0.24), Tool Plates (0.23), Photographic Film (0.23), and Rolling Machines (0.23).

Most Complex Products by PCI

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The highest complexity exports of Aichi according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Metalworking Transfer Machines (2.32), Photographic Chemicals (2.16), Machinery Having Individual Functions (1.93), Metal Lathes (1.88), and Other Measuring Instruments (1.86). 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 Blown Glass (51.4), Metal Lathes (15.8), Friction Material (15.4), Polishes and Creams (15), and Metalworking Transfer Machines (13.6).

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