Tochigi

Prefecture in Kantō Region of Japan

2019
Economic
Complexity
: 0.77, Rank 8 of 41

Feb 2021
Trade
Exports | Imports
: ¥ 9.96B | ¥ 3.39B, 26 of 41 | 36 of 41

Feb 2021
Country
Destination | Origin
: China | United States , ¥ 2.44B  | ¥ 2.54B

Feb 2021
Product
Exports | Imports
: LCDs | Blood, antisera, vaccines, toxins and cultures , ¥ 2.14B  | ¥ 2.35B

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

Exports: In 2020, Japan's Tochigi exported ¥ 158B, making it the 22nd largest exporter out of the 41 exporters in Japan. In 2020 the top exports of Tochigi were Blood, human or animal, antisera, other... (¥ 51.2B), Parts and accessories of optical appliances... (¥ 20.6B), Sheet/film not cellular/reinf plastics nes (¥ 17.3B), Parts of electric accumulators, including separators (¥ 9.34B), and Adhesives based on rubber or plastic,... (¥ 4.74B).

Imports: In 2020, Japan's Tochigi imported ¥ 42.2B, making it the 35th largest importer out of the 41 importers in Japan. In 2020 top imports of Tochigi were Blood, human or animal, antisera, other... (¥ 27.3B), Polyamide-6, -11, -12, -6,6, -6,9, -6,10... (¥ 3.29B), Whiskies (¥ 2.18B), Polyamides nes, in primary forms (¥ 1.87B), and Polyacetals, in primary forms (¥ 910M).

Economic Complexity: In 2019, the highest complexity exports of Tochigi according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Disc Chemicals for Electronics (2.2), Cermets (1.87), Other Measuring Instruments (1.86), Metal Finishing Machines (1.76), and LCDs (1.7). PCI measures the knowledge intensity of a product by considering the knowledge intensity of its exporters.

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Yearly Exports

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Top Destination (2020): Switzerland, ¥ 49.2B

Top Product (2020): Blood, human or animal, antisera, other..., ¥ 51.2B

In 2020 the top export destinations of Tochigi were Switzerland (¥ 49.2B), China (¥ 26.3B), South Korea (¥ 17.3B), Taiwan (¥ 11.6B), and Hong Kong (¥ 10.1B).

In 2020 the top exports of Tochigi were Blood, human or animal, antisera, other... (¥ 51.2B), Parts and accessories of optical appliances... (¥ 20.6B), Sheet/film not cellular/reinf plastics nes (¥ 17.3B), Parts of electric accumulators, including separators (¥ 9.34B), and Adhesives based on rubber or plastic,... (¥ 4.74B).

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Exports Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Exports Destination (Feb 2020 - Feb 2021)

Rapidly Declining Export Origins (Feb 2020 - Feb 2021)

Yearly Imports

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Top Origin (2020): United States, ¥ 33.1B

Top Import (2020): Blood, human or animal, antisera, other..., ¥ 27.3B

In 2020 the top import origins of Tochigi were United States (¥ 33.1B), China (¥ 2.42B), United Kingdom (¥ 1.6B), Thailand (¥ 1.16B), and Vietnam (¥ 782M).

In 2020 the top imports of Tochigi were Blood, human or animal, antisera, other... (¥ 27.3B), Polyamide-6, -11, -12, -6,6, -6,9, -6,10... (¥ 3.29B), Whiskies (¥ 2.18B), Polyamides nes, in primary forms (¥ 1.87B), and Polyacetals, in primary forms (¥ 910M).

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Imports Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Import Origins (Feb 2020 - Feb 2021)

Rapidly Declining Import Origins (Feb 2020 - Feb 2021)

Economic Complexity

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Economic Complexity of Japan

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Tochigi ranks 8th out of the 41 prefectures in Japan according to ECI.

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Economic Complexity Ranking

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The economic complexity of a territory can change year to year. Tochigi it is in position 8th 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 Tochigi already has a comparative advantage, are led by Copper Foil (0.098), Machinery Having Individual Functions (0.092), Oscilloscopes (0.092), Non-Mechanical Removal Machinery (0.091), and Metalworking Machines (0.09).

Most Complex Products by PCI

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The highest complexity exports of Tochigi according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Disc Chemicals for Electronics (2.2), Cermets (1.87), Other Measuring Instruments (1.86), Metal Finishing Machines (1.76), and LCDs (1.7). 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 Sewing Machines (383), Drafting Tools (211), Glues (75.4), Disc Chemicals for Electronics (74.3), and Phosphinates and Phosphonates (63.6).

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