Yamaguchi

Prefecture in Chūgoku Region of Japan

Exports (2019): ¥ 1.81T, Rnk 10/41

Top Destination (2019): ¥ 346B, South Korea

Top Export (2019): ¥ 537B, Medium Sized Cars

Imports (2019): ¥ 1.25T, Rnk 12/41

Top Origin (2019): ¥ 189B, Saudi Arabia

Top Import (2019): ¥ 310B, Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,...

Economic Complexity (2019): 0.49, Rnk 20 / 41

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

Exports: In 2019, Japan's Yamaguchi exported ¥ 1.81T, making it the 10th largest exporter out of the 41 exporters in Japan. In 2019 the top exports of Yamaguchi were Medium Sized Cars (¥ 537B), Light petroleum distillates nes (¥ 93.1B), Machines and apparatus of a kind... (¥ 89.6B), Styrene (¥ 48.7B), and Sheets/plates of polarising material (¥ 48.2B).

Imports: In 2019, Japan's Yamaguchi imported ¥ 1.25T, making it the 12th largest importer out of the 41 importers in Japan. In 2019 top imports of Yamaguchi were Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,... (¥ 310B), Petroleum spirit for motor vehicles (¥ 156B), Bituminous coal, not agglomerated (¥ 142B), Natural gas, liquefied (¥ 82.1B), and Light petroleum distillates nes (¥ 22.6B).

Economic Complexity: In 2019, the highest complexity exports of Yamaguchi according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Photographic Chemicals (2.17), Hot-Rolled Stainless Steel Bars (1.78), Halides (1.74), Non-optical Microscopes (1.69), and Polyamides (1.65). 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): South Korea, ¥ 346B

Top Product (2019): Medium Sized Cars, ¥ 537B

In 2019 the top export destinations of Yamaguchi were South Korea (¥ 346B), China (¥ 333B), United States (¥ 241B), Australia (¥ 71.8B), and United Kingdom (¥ 69.1B).

In 2019 the top exports of Yamaguchi were Medium Sized Cars (¥ 537B), Light petroleum distillates nes (¥ 93.1B), Machines and apparatus of a kind... (¥ 89.6B), Styrene (¥ 48.7B), and Sheets/plates of polarising material (¥ 48.2B).

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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): Saudi Arabia, ¥ 189B

Top Import (2019): Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,..., ¥ 310B

In 2019 the top import origins of Yamaguchi were Saudi Arabia (¥ 189B), Australia (¥ 177B), United Arab Emirates (¥ 172B), South Korea (¥ 161B), and China (¥ 135B).

In 2019 the top imports of Yamaguchi were Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,... (¥ 310B), Petroleum spirit for motor vehicles (¥ 156B), Bituminous coal, not agglomerated (¥ 142B), Natural gas, liquefied (¥ 82.1B), and Light petroleum distillates nes (¥ 22.6B).

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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 Yamaguchi throughout time.

This section shows forecasts for total exports and imports from Yamaguchi. 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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Yamaguchi ranks 20th 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. Yamaguchi it is in position 20th 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 Yamaguchi already has a comparative advantage, are led by Disc Chemicals for Electronics (0.17), Silicone (0.17), Artificial Filament Tow (0.16), Laboratory Ceramic Ware (0.16), and Ethers (0.16).

Most Complex Products by PCI

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The highest complexity exports of Yamaguchi according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Photographic Chemicals (2.17), Hot-Rolled Stainless Steel Bars (1.78), Halides (1.74), Non-optical Microscopes (1.69), and Polyamides (1.65). 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 Hot-Rolled Stainless Steel Bars (89.3), Railway Passenger Cars (88.6), Halogenated Hydrocarbons (42.9), Phenol Derivatives (42.4), and Other Nitrogen Compounds (31).

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