Kōchi

Prefecture in Shikoku Region of Japan

Exports (2019): ¥ 38.5B, Rnk 35/41

Top Destination (2019): ¥ 12.1B, Panama

Top Export (2019): ¥ 13.1B, Cargo vessels other than tanker or...

Imports (2019): ¥ 29.5B, Rnk 39/41

Top Origin (2019): ¥ 10.1B, Russia

Top Import (2019): ¥ 7.75B, Bituminous coal, not agglomerated

Economic Complexity (2019): -0.24, Rnk 37 / 41

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

Exports: In 2019, Japan's Kōchi exported ¥ 38.5B, making it the 35th largest exporter out of the 41 exporters in Japan. In 2019 the top exports of Kōchi were Cargo vessels other than tanker or... (¥ 13.1B), Portland cement, other than white cement (¥ 3.75B), Rifles, sporting, hunting or target-shooting, nes (¥ 3.53B), Firearms: parts and accessories, of shotguns... (¥ 3.09B), and Limestone materials for manufacture of lime... (¥ 2.83B).

Imports: In 2019, Japan's Kōchi imported ¥ 29.5B, making it the 39th largest importer out of the 41 importers in Japan. In 2019 top imports of Kōchi were Bituminous coal, not agglomerated (¥ 7.75B), Ferro-silicon, >55% silicon (¥ 2.18B), Wood; coniferous species, of pine (Pinus... (¥ 2.05B), Anthracite, not agglomerated (¥ 1.63B), and Cargo vessels other than tanker or... (¥ 1.46B).

Economic Complexity: In 2019, the highest complexity exports of Kōchi according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Milling Stones (1.35), Other Paper Machinery (1.18), Non-woven Textiles (1.04), Harvesting Machinery (0.87), and Wheelchairs (0.81). 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): Panama, ¥ 12.1B

Top Product (2019): Cargo vessels other than tanker or..., ¥ 13.1B

In 2019 the top export destinations of Kōchi were Panama (¥ 12.1B), United States (¥ 6.65B), South Korea (¥ 4.94B), Hong Kong (¥ 3.16B), and Taiwan (¥ 2.09B).

In 2019 the top exports of Kōchi were Cargo vessels other than tanker or... (¥ 13.1B), Portland cement, other than white cement (¥ 3.75B), Rifles, sporting, hunting or target-shooting, nes (¥ 3.53B), Firearms: parts and accessories, of shotguns... (¥ 3.09B), and Limestone materials for manufacture of lime... (¥ 2.83B).

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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): Russia, ¥ 10.1B

Top Import (2019): Bituminous coal, not agglomerated, ¥ 7.75B

In 2019 the top import origins of Kōchi were Russia (¥ 10.1B), China (¥ 7.84B), New Zealand (¥ 2.12B), South Korea (¥ 1.72B), and Indonesia (¥ 1.51B).

In 2019 the top imports of Kōchi were Bituminous coal, not agglomerated (¥ 7.75B), Ferro-silicon, >55% silicon (¥ 2.18B), Wood; coniferous species, of pine (Pinus... (¥ 2.05B), Anthracite, not agglomerated (¥ 1.63B), and Cargo vessels other than tanker or... (¥ 1.46B).

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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 Kōchi throughout time.

Economic Complexity

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Economic Complexity of Japan

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Kōchi ranks 37th 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. Kōchi it is in position 37th 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 Kōchi already has a comparative advantage, are led by Rough Wood (0.043), Other Wood Articles (0.04), Soap (0.04), Cleaning Products (0.039), and Plastic Lids (0.039).

Most Complex Products by PCI

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The highest complexity exports of Kōchi according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Milling Stones (1.35), Other Paper Machinery (1.18), Non-woven Textiles (1.04), Harvesting Machinery (0.87), and Wheelchairs (0.81). 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 Limestone (N/A), Other Firearms (N/A), Weapons Parts and Accessories (727), Cement (150), and Passenger and Cargo Ships (92.6).

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