Overview: In February 2021 Kansai exported ¥1.38T and imported ¥1.2T, resulting in a positive trade balance of ¥180B. Between February 2020 and February 2021 the exports of Kansai have decreased by $-15.5B (-1.12%) from ¥1.39T to ¥1.38T, while imports increased by ¥155B (14.9%) from ¥1.04T to ¥1.2T.
Trade: In February 2021, the top exports of Kansai were Integrated Circuits (¥108B), Commodities not elsewhere specified (¥89.6B), Semiconductor Devices (¥47.3B), Large Construction Vehicles (¥47.2B), and Machines and apparatus of a kind... (¥43.3B). In February 2021 the top imports of Kansai were Petroleum Gas (¥108B), Crude Petroleum (¥91.6B), Packaged Medicaments (¥61.6B), Telephones (¥52B), and Commodities not elsewhere specified (¥24.2B).
Destinations: In February 2021, Kansai exported mostly to China (¥325B), United States (¥190B), Taiwan (¥139B), South Korea (¥104B), and Hong Kong (¥73.6B), and imported mostly from China (¥347B), United States (¥114B), Taiwan (¥55.7B), Saudi Arabia (¥47.3B), and South Korea (¥46.6B).
Growth: In February 2021, the decrease in Kansai's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an decrease in exports to United States (¥-22.1B or -10.4%), Liberia (¥-9.87B or -97.2%), and United Kingdom (¥-6.28B or -27.4%), and product exports decrease in Refined Petroleum (¥-16B or -53%), Video and Card Games (¥-10.5B or -49%), and Passenger and Cargo Ships (¥-7.7B or -55%). In February 2021, the increase in Kansai's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by an increase in imports from China (¥208B or 150%), Malaysia (¥12B or 44.5%), and Vietnam (¥11.3B or 33.3%), and product imports increase in Telephones (¥26.7B or 105%), Packaged Medicaments (¥13.2B or 27.3%), and Other Plastic Products (¥6.45B or 168%).