Overview: In February 2021 Kōchi exported ¥1.71B and imported ¥2.55B, resulting in a negative trade balance of ¥841M. Between February 2020 and February 2021 the exports of Kōchi have decreased by $-2.21B (-56.4%) from ¥3.92B to ¥1.71B, while imports increased by ¥467M (22.5%) from ¥2.08B to ¥2.55B.
Trade: In February 2021, the top exports of Kōchi were Cement (¥295M), Other Firearms (¥246M), Weapons Parts and Accessories (¥243M), Uncoated Kraft Paper (¥210M), and Other Uncoated Paper (¥152M). In February 2021 the top imports of Kōchi were Coal Briquettes (¥559M), Passenger and Cargo Ships (¥450M), Special Purpose Ships (¥242M), Ferroalloys (¥188M), and Recovered Paper Pulp (¥176M).
Destinations: In February 2021, Kōchi exported mostly to United States (¥487M), China (¥263M), Malaysia (¥258M), South Korea (¥258M), and Taiwan (¥135M), and imported mostly from China (¥1.1B), Russia (¥636M), United States (¥163M), Indonesia (¥154M), and Spain (¥144M).
Growth: In February 2021, the decrease in Kōchi's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an decrease in exports to Panama (¥-1.76B or -100%), Australia (¥-201M or -100%), and Belgium (¥-100M or -69.8%), and product exports decrease in Passenger and Cargo Ships (¥-1.76B or -100%), Limestone (¥-202M or -86.9%), and Other Firearms (¥-187M or -43.1%). In February 2021, the increase in Kōchi's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by an increase in imports from China (¥926M or 526%), Spain (¥119M or 482%), and United States (¥115M or 240%), and product imports increase in Other Vegetable Products (¥132M or 588%), Ferroalloys (¥124M or 191%), and Sulfate Chemical Woodpulp (¥76.8M or 182%).