Shiga

Prefecture in Kansai Region of Japan

Exports (2019): ¥ 37.4B, Rnk 37/41

Top Destination (2019): ¥ 12.6B, United States

Top Export (2019): ¥ 8.51B, Constant weight scales, including hopper scales

Imports (2019): ¥ 9.06B, Rnk 41/41

Top Origin (2019): ¥ 3.05B, China

Top Import (2019): ¥ 1.49B, Motor vehicle parts nes

Economic Complexity (2019): 0.78, Rnk 6 / 41

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

Exports: In 2019, Japan's Shiga exported ¥ 37.4B, making it the 37th largest exporter out of the 41 exporters in Japan. In 2019 the top exports of Shiga were Constant weight scales, including hopper scales (¥ 8.51B), Machinery to fill, close, aerate,etc bottle,... (¥ 3.17B), Packing or wrapping machinery nes (¥ 2.75B), Weighing machine parts and weights of... (¥ 2.14B), and Non-medical X-ray equipment (¥ 1.97B).

Imports: In 2019, Japan's Shiga imported ¥ 9.06B, making it the 41st largest importer out of the 41 importers in Japan. In 2019 top imports of Shiga were Motor vehicle parts nes (¥ 1.49B), Sheet/film not cellular/reinf polyvinyl butyral (¥ 1.17B), Structures and parts of structures, iron... (¥ 1.15B), Vegetable preparations: vegetables and mixtures of... (¥ 913M), and Bars, rods & profiles of refined... (¥ 656M).

Economic Complexity: In 2019, the highest complexity exports of Shiga according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Rolling Machines (1.93), Photographic Film (1.89), Photographic Plates (1.67), Self-adhesive Plastics (1.6), and Metalworking Machine Parts (1.53). 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): United States, ¥ 12.6B

Top Product (2019): Constant weight scales, including hopper scales, ¥ 8.51B

In 2019 the top export destinations of Shiga were United States (¥ 12.6B), China (¥ 3.22B), Vietnam (¥ 3.13B), United Kingdom (¥ 3.03B), and India (¥ 2.79B).

In 2019 the top exports of Shiga were Constant weight scales, including hopper scales (¥ 8.51B), Machinery to fill, close, aerate,etc bottle,... (¥ 3.17B), Packing or wrapping machinery nes (¥ 2.75B), Weighing machine parts and weights of... (¥ 2.14B), and Non-medical X-ray equipment (¥ 1.97B).

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Export Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Exports Destination (June 2019 - June 2020)

Rapidly Declining Export Origins (June 2019 - June 2020)

Yearly Imports

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Top Origin (2019): China, ¥ 3.05B

Top Import (2019): Motor vehicle parts nes, ¥ 1.49B

In 2019 the top import origins of Shiga were China (¥ 3.05B), Indonesia (¥ 1.66B), Vietnam (¥ 1.19B), Thailand (¥ 715M), and Switzerland (¥ 663M).

In 2019 the top imports of Shiga were Motor vehicle parts nes (¥ 1.49B), Sheet/film not cellular/reinf polyvinyl butyral (¥ 1.17B), Structures and parts of structures, iron... (¥ 1.15B), Vegetable preparations: vegetables and mixtures of... (¥ 913M), and Bars, rods & profiles of refined... (¥ 656M).

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Import Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Import Origins (June 2019 - June 2020)

Rapidly Declining Import Origins (June 2019 - June 2020)

Comparison in Time

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

This section shows forecasts for total exports and imports from Shiga. The forecast is based in a Long Short-Term Memory Model constructed using monthly trade data.

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Economic Complexity

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Economic Complexity of Japan

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Shiga ranks 6th 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. Shiga it is in position 6th 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 Shiga already has a comparative advantage, are led by Integrated Circuits (0.082), Oscilloscopes (0.08), Tool Plates (0.077), Drafting Tools (0.077), and Plastic Coated Textile Fabric (0.076).

Most Complex Products by PCI

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The highest complexity exports of Shiga according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Rolling Machines (1.93), Photographic Film (1.89), Photographic Plates (1.67), Self-adhesive Plastics (1.6), and Metalworking Machine Parts (1.53). 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 Scales (N/A), Copper Foil (108), Washing and Bottling Machines (105), Iron Chains (54.1), and X-Ray Equipment (52.8).

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