Overview: In May 2021 Shiga exported ¥2.44B and imported ¥792M, resulting in a positive trade balance of ¥1.65B. Between May 2020 and May 2021 the exports of Shiga have decreased by $-1.07M (-0.044%) from ¥2.44B to ¥2.44B, while imports increased by ¥105M (15.3%) from ¥686M to ¥792M.
Trade: In May 2021, the top exports of Shiga were Scales (¥844M), Washing and Bottling Machines (¥291M), Copper Foil (¥169M), Excavation Machinery (¥168M), and X-Ray Equipment (¥160M). In May 2021 the top imports of Shiga were Copper Bars (¥215M), Vehicle Parts (¥130M), Raw Plastic Sheeting (¥121M), Other Processed Vegetables (¥62.2M), and Iron Structures (¥59.1M).
Destinations: In May 2021, Shiga exported mostly to United States (¥776M), Vietnam (¥395M), United Kingdom (¥169M), China (¥159M), and France (¥141M), and imported mostly from China (¥350M), Indonesia (¥148M), Vietnam (¥76M), Netherlands (¥66.5M), and Taiwan (¥55.8M).
Growth: In May 2021, the decrease in Shiga's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an decrease in exports to United States (¥-170M or -18%), China (¥-122M or -43.5%), and Taiwan (¥-113M or -84.3%), and product exports decrease in Washing and Bottling Machines (¥-135M or -31.7%), X-Ray Equipment (¥-65.4M or -29%), and Other Measuring Instruments (¥-48.9M or -80.1%). In May 2021, the increase in Shiga's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by an increase in imports from China (¥141M or 67.6%), Netherlands (¥53.4M or 409%), and Thailand (¥25.9M or 89.5%), and product imports increase in Copper Bars (¥121M or 128%), Raw Plastic Sheeting (¥79.3M or 189%), and Vehicle Parts (¥19.4M or 17.6%).