Overview: In February 2021 Chiba exported ¥976B and imported ¥1.38T, resulting in a negative trade balance of ¥402B. Between February 2020 and February 2021 the exports of Chiba have decreased by $-18.8B (-1.89%) from ¥995B to ¥976B, while imports increased by ¥88.4B (6.86%) from ¥1.29T to ¥1.38T.
Trade: In February 2021, the top exports of Chiba were Commodities not elsewhere specified (¥173B), Machines and apparatus of a kind... (¥86.2B), Gold (¥46.4B), Integrated Circuits (¥42.3B), and Semiconductor Devices (¥19.2B). In February 2021 the top imports of Chiba were Telephones (¥137B), Petroleum Gas (¥109B), Computers (¥107B), Integrated Circuits (¥100B), and Platinum (¥84.6B).
Destinations: In February 2021, Chiba exported mostly to China (¥170B), United States (¥147B), Hong Kong (¥96.8B), Taiwan (¥96B), and South Korea (¥80.8B), and imported mostly from China (¥281B), United States (¥207B), Taiwan (¥80.5B), Germany (¥74.1B), and South Africa (¥55.3B).
Growth: In February 2021, the decrease in Chiba's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an decrease in exports to United States (¥-17.7B or -10.7%), United Kingdom (¥-16.6B or -40.2%), and Hong Kong (¥-12.6B or -11.5%), and product exports decrease in Gold (¥-21.1B or -31.3%), Commodities not elsewhere specified (¥-18.3B or -9.57%), and Gas Turbines (¥-9.36B or -58.9%). In February 2021, the increase in Chiba's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by an increase in imports from China (¥114B or 67.9%), South Africa (¥22.2B or 67.2%), and Taiwan (¥13.6B or 20.3%), and product imports increase in Telephones (¥54.6B or 66.5%), Computers (¥39.3B or 58.1%), and Platinum (¥27.3B or 47.7%).