Aomori

Prefecture in Tōhoku Region of Japan

Exports (2019): ¥ 125B, Rnk 27/41

Top Destination (2019): ¥ 42B, China

Top Export (2019): ¥ 38.2B, Tankers

Imports (2019): ¥ 215B, Rnk 23/41

Top Origin (2019): ¥ 48.9B, United States

Top Import (2019): ¥ 23.8B, Maize except seed corn

Economic Complexity (2019): -0.27, Rnk 39 / 41

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

Exports: In 2019, Japan's Aomori exported ¥ 125B, making it the 27th largest exporter out of the 41 exporters in Japan. In 2019 the top exports of Aomori were Tankers (¥ 38.2B), Ferro-nickel (¥ 32B), Machines and apparatus of heading 8486:... (¥ 25.6B), Ferrous waste or scrap, nes (¥ 4.48B), and Paper and paperboard: coated with kaolin... (¥ 4.33B).

Imports: In 2019, Japan's Aomori imported ¥ 215B, making it the 23rd largest importer out of the 41 importers in Japan. In 2019 top imports of Aomori were Maize except seed corn (¥ 23.8B), Propane, liquefied (¥ 21.6B), Natural gas, liquefied (¥ 21.3B), Wood in chips, non-coniferous (¥ 19.2B), and Nickel ores and concentrates (¥ 15.7B).

Economic Complexity: In 2019, the highest complexity exports of Aomori according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Acrylic Polymers (1.41), Industrial Printers (1.31), Electrical Lighting and Signalling Equipment (1.17), Enzymes (1.13), and Kaolin Coated Paper (0.87). 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): China, ¥ 42B

Top Product (2019): Tankers, ¥ 38.2B

In 2019 the top export destinations of Aomori were China (¥ 42B), Singapore (¥ 21.9B), Marshall Islands (¥ 16.4B), Taiwan (¥ 16.2B), and South Korea (¥ 9.58B).

In 2019 the top exports of Aomori were Tankers (¥ 38.2B), Ferro-nickel (¥ 32B), Machines and apparatus of heading 8486:... (¥ 25.6B), Ferrous waste or scrap, nes (¥ 4.48B), and Paper and paperboard: coated with kaolin... (¥ 4.33B).

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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 (2019): United States, ¥ 48.9B

Top Import (2019): Maize except seed corn, ¥ 23.8B

In 2019 the top import origins of Aomori were United States (¥ 48.9B), China (¥ 33.2B), Australia (¥ 31.9B), Brazil (¥ 20.8B), and Philippines (¥ 10.4B).

In 2019 the top imports of Aomori were Maize except seed corn (¥ 23.8B), Propane, liquefied (¥ 21.6B), Natural gas, liquefied (¥ 21.3B), Wood in chips, non-coniferous (¥ 19.2B), and Nickel ores and concentrates (¥ 15.7B).

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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)

Comparison in Time

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This section shows differences between total trade from Aomori throughout time.

Economic Complexity

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Economic Complexity of Japan

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Aomori ranks 39th out of the 41 prefectures in Japan according to ECI.

Estimated using exports data.

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Economic Complexity Ranking

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The economic complexity of a territory can change year to year. Aomori it is in position 39th 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 Aomori already has a comparative advantage, are led by Crustaceans (0.055), Fish Fillets (0.046), Sawn Wood (0.045), Scrap Copper (0.045), and Processed Fish (0.045).

Most Complex Products by PCI

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The highest complexity exports of Aomori according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Acrylic Polymers (1.41), Industrial Printers (1.31), Electrical Lighting and Signalling Equipment (1.17), Enzymes (1.13), and Kaolin Coated Paper (0.87). 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 Ferroalloys (145), Other Hides and Skins (76.1), Passenger and Cargo Ships (74.4), Molluscs (44.5), and Fish Oil (27.4).

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