Overview In August 2021 Tōhoku exported ¥44.1B and imported ¥156B, resulting in a negative trade balance of ¥112B. Between August 2020 and August 2021 the exports of Tōhoku have decreased by $-7.96B (-15.3%) from ¥52.1B to ¥44.1B, while imports increased by ¥64.3B (70.3%) from ¥91.4B to ¥156B.
Trade In August 2021, the top exports of Tōhoku were Rubber Tires (¥4.9B), Blank Audio Media (¥2.92B), Scrap Iron (¥2.64B), Industrial Printers (¥2.31B), and Ferroalloys (¥2.06B). In August 2021 the top imports of Tōhoku were Coal Briquettes (¥26.4B), Crude Petroleum (¥24.3B), Petroleum Gas (¥18.7B), Copper Ore (¥17.4B), and Refined Petroleum (¥5.92B).
Destinations In August 2021, Tōhoku exported mostly to China (¥9.25B), United States (¥8.71B), South Korea (¥4.35B), Thailand (¥3.11B), and Philippines (¥3B), and imported mostly from United States (¥26.5B), Australia (¥22.8B), China (¥19.5B), Saudi Arabia (¥15.7B), and Canada (¥9.24B).
Growth In August 2021, the decrease in Tōhoku's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an decrease in exports to China (¥-6.6B or -41.6%), Marshall Islands (¥-4.46B or -100%), and United Kingdom (¥-2.74B or -82.9%), and product exports decrease in Packaged Medicaments (¥-8.91B or -98.5%), Passenger and Cargo Ships (¥-4.46B or -100%), and Machines and apparatus of a kind... (¥-3.45B or -99.8%). In August 2021, the increase in Tōhoku's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by an increase in imports from Saudi Arabia (¥15.6B or 23.6k%), United States (¥12.4B or 88%), and Australia (¥11.8B or 107%), and product imports increase in Coal Briquettes (¥12.4B or 88.1%), Petroleum Gas (¥7.58B or 67.9%), and Copper Ore (¥5.31B or 43.9%).