Tokushima

Prefecture in Shikoku Region of Japan

2019
Economic
Complexity
: 0.12, Rank 31 of 41

Feb 2021
Trade
Exports | Imports
: ¥ 2.2B | ¥ 7.13B, 36 of 41 | 31 of 41

Feb 2021
Country
Destination | Origin
: South Korea | Australia , ¥ 1.27B  | ¥ 2.71B

Feb 2021
Product
Exports | Imports
: Oxometallic or Peroxometallic Acid Salts | Coal Briquettes , ¥ 1.11B  | ¥ 3.84B

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

Exports: In 2020, Japan's Tokushima exported ¥ 14B, making it the 40th largest exporter out of the 41 exporters in Japan. In 2020 the top exports of Tokushima were Heterocyclic compounds: n.e.c. in headings no.... (¥ 3.65B), Salts of oxymetallic or peroxometallic acids... (¥ 2.73B), Hydrogen chloride (hydrochloric acid) (¥ 1.12B), Chemical products, mixtures and preparations; n.e.c.... (¥ 881M), and Cerium compounds (¥ 617M).

Imports: In 2020, Japan's Tokushima imported ¥ 94.3B, making it the 29th largest importer out of the 41 importers in Japan. In 2020 top imports of Tokushima were Bituminous coal, not agglomerated (¥ 40.9B), Coal except anthracite or bituminous, not... (¥ 17.7B), Wood in chips, non-coniferous (¥ 6.43B), Manganese ores, concentrates, iron ores >20%... (¥ 5.59B), and Nickel sulphates (¥ 4.92B).

Economic Complexity: In 2019, the highest complexity exports of Tokushima according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Other Measuring Instruments (1.86), Other Inorganic Acids Salts (1.18), Glues (1.12), Lifting Machinery (1.08), and Woodworking machines (1.07). 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): South Korea, ¥ 5.22B

Top Product (2020): Heterocyclic compounds: n.e.c. in headings no...., ¥ 3.65B

In 2020 the top export destinations of Tokushima were South Korea (¥ 5.22B), United States (¥ 3.04B), China (¥ 1.73B), Thailand (¥ 903M), and Taiwan (¥ 831M).

In 2020 the top exports of Tokushima were Heterocyclic compounds: n.e.c. in headings no.... (¥ 3.65B), Salts of oxymetallic or peroxometallic acids... (¥ 2.73B), Hydrogen chloride (hydrochloric acid) (¥ 1.12B), Chemical products, mixtures and preparations; n.e.c.... (¥ 881M), and Cerium compounds (¥ 617M).

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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): Australia, ¥ 38.2B

Top Import (2020): Bituminous coal, not agglomerated, ¥ 40.9B

In 2020 the top import origins of Tokushima were Australia (¥ 38.2B), Indonesia (¥ 22.6B), China (¥ 8.37B), Taiwan (¥ 5.01B), and Thailand (¥ 3.97B).

In 2020 the top imports of Tokushima were Bituminous coal, not agglomerated (¥ 40.9B), Coal except anthracite or bituminous, not... (¥ 17.7B), Wood in chips, non-coniferous (¥ 6.43B), Manganese ores, concentrates, iron ores >20%... (¥ 5.59B), and Nickel sulphates (¥ 4.92B).

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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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Tokushima ranks 31st 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. Tokushima it is in position 31st 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 Tokushima already has a comparative advantage, are led by Iron Structures (0.061), Veneer Sheets (0.061), Excavation Machinery (0.061), Other Edible Preparations (0.06), and Cutting Blades (0.06).

Most Complex Products by PCI

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The highest complexity exports of Tokushima according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Other Measuring Instruments (1.86), Other Inorganic Acids Salts (1.18), Glues (1.12), Lifting Machinery (1.08), and Woodworking machines (1.07). 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 Oxometallic or Peroxometallic Acid Salts (N/A), Rare-Earth Metal Compounds (322), Other Hides and Skins (263), Silicates (55.7), and Non-Iron and Steel Slag, Ash and... (53.7).

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