San Diego, Ca

District in California, state of United States

Exports (2019): $25.3B, Rnk 19/43

Top Destination (2019): $24.3B, Mexico

Top Export (2019): $662M, Parts and accessories of bodies nes...

Imports (2019): $50.4B, Rnk 15/43

Top Origin (2019): $42.7B, Mexico

Top Import (2019): $6.43B, Reception apparatus for television, whether or...

Economic Complexity (2019): 0.33, Rnk 17 / 43

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

Exports: In 2019, United States' San Diego, Ca exported $25.3B, making it the 19th largest exporter out of the 43 exporters in United States. In 2019 the top exports of San Diego, Ca were Parts and accessories of bodies nes... ($662M), Instruments, appliances for medical, etc science,... ($498M), Plastic articles nes ($486M), Engines, spark-ignition reciprocating, over 1000 cc ($486M), and Electronic integrated circuits: processors and controllers,... ($461M).

Imports: In 2019, United States' San Diego, Ca imported $50.4B, making it the 15th largest importer out of the 43 importers in United States. In 2019 top imports of San Diego, Ca were Reception apparatus for television, whether or... ($6.43B), Spark ignition engine trucks weighing <... ($4.91B), Medium Sized Cars ($3.51B), Commodities not specified according to kind ($2.01B), and Instruments, appliances for medical, etc science,... ($1.91B).

Economic Complexity: In 2019, the highest complexity exports of San Diego, Ca according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Silicone (1.81), Chemical Analysis Instruments (1.78), Metal Pickling Preparations (1.71), Fork-Lifts (1.71), and Iron Fasteners (1.66). 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): Mexico, $24.3B

Top Product (2019): Parts and accessories of bodies nes..., $662M

In 2019 the top export destinations of San Diego, Ca were Mexico ($24.3B), Japan ($250M), United Kingdom ($148M), Ecuador ($74.5M), and Germany ($46.8M).

In 2019 the top exports of San Diego, Ca were Parts and accessories of bodies nes... ($662M), Instruments, appliances for medical, etc science,... ($498M), Plastic articles nes ($486M), Engines, spark-ignition reciprocating, over 1000 cc ($486M), and Electronic integrated circuits: processors and controllers,... ($461M).

Export Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Exports Destination (July 2019 - July 2020)

Rapidly Declining Export Origins (July 2019 - July 2020)

Yearly Imports

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Top Origin (2019): Mexico, $42.7B

Top Import (2019): Reception apparatus for television, whether or..., $6.43B

In 2019 the top import origins of San Diego, Ca were Mexico ($42.7B), Japan ($1.61B), Germany ($1.32B), China ($1.21B), and South Korea ($876M).

In 2019 the top imports of San Diego, Ca were Reception apparatus for television, whether or... ($6.43B), Spark ignition engine trucks weighing <... ($4.91B), Medium Sized Cars ($3.51B), Commodities not specified according to kind ($2.01B), and Instruments, appliances for medical, etc science,... ($1.91B).

Import Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Import Origins (July 2019 - July 2020)

Rapidly Declining Import Origins (July 2019 - July 2020)

Comparison in Time

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This section shows differences between total trade from San Diego, CA throughout time.

This section shows forecasts for total exports and imports from San Diego, CA. 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 United States

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San Diego, Ca ranks 17th out of the 43 districts in United States according to ECI.

Estimated using exports data.

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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 San Diego, Ca already has a comparative advantage, are led by Navigation Equipment (0.36), Engine Parts (0.36), Other Measuring Instruments (0.36), Liquid Pumps (0.36), and Soldering and Welding Machinery (0.36).

Most Complex Products by PCI

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The highest complexity exports of San Diego, Ca according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Silicone (1.81), Chemical Analysis Instruments (1.78), Metal Pickling Preparations (1.71), Fork-Lifts (1.71), and Iron Fasteners (1.66). 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 Soups and Broths (41), Corrugated Paper (28.2), Potato Flours (25.3), Shaped Wood (18.1), and Tungsten (13.6).

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 San Diego, Ca 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  San Diego, Ca. These are products that tend to be co-exported with the products that San Diego, Ca 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.