San Francisco, Ca

District in California, State of United States

2019
Economic
Complexity
: 0.098, Rank 34 of 39

Jan 2021
Trade
Exports | Imports
: $5.41B | $5.58B, 7 of 43 | 11 of 42

Jan 2021
Country
Destination | Origin
: China | China , $1.13B  | $1.28B

Jan 2021
Product
Exports | Imports
: Integrated Circuits | Office Machine Parts , $894M  | $595M

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

Exports: In 2020, United States' San Francisco, Ca exported $61.2B, making it the 7th largest exporter out of the 43 exporters in United States. In 2020 the top exports of San Francisco, Ca were Electronic integrated circuits: processors and controllers,... ($7.6B), Vehicles; with only electric motor for... ($4.68B), Machines and apparatus of a kind... ($4.13B), Machines and apparatus of heading 8486:... ($2.68B), and Almonds,fresh or dried, shelled ($2.57B).

Imports: In 2020, United States' San Francisco, Ca imported $71.2B, making it the 9th largest importer out of the 43 importers in United States. In 2020 top imports of San Francisco, Ca were Parts and accessories of data processing... ($6.25B), Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,... ($4.39B), Medium Sized Cars ($3.06B), Communication apparatus (excluding telephone sets or... ($2.19B), and Electronic integrated circuits: n.e.c. in heading... ($1.96B).

Economic Complexity: In 2019, the highest complexity exports of San Francisco, Ca according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Developed Exposed Photographic Material (2.81), Disc Chemicals for Electronics (2.2), Photographic Chemicals (2.16), Photographic Film (1.96), and Halides (1.86). PCI measures the knowledge intensity of a product by considering the knowledge intensity of its exporters.

Comparison in Time

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Yearly Exports

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Top Destination (2020): China, $13.3B

Top Product (2020): Electronic integrated circuits: processors and controllers,..., $7.6B

In 2020 the top export destinations of San Francisco, Ca were China ($13.3B), Japan ($7.72B), South Korea ($6.61B), Taiwan ($5.14B), and Belgium ($2.87B).

In 2020 the top exports of San Francisco, Ca were Electronic integrated circuits: processors and controllers,... ($7.6B), Vehicles; with only electric motor for... ($4.68B), Machines and apparatus of a kind... ($4.13B), Machines and apparatus of heading 8486:... ($2.68B), and Almonds,fresh or dried, shelled ($2.57B).

Exports Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Exports Destination (Jan 2020 - Jan 2021)

Rapidly Declining Export Origins (Jan 2020 - Jan 2021)

Yearly Imports

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Top Origin (2020): China, $14.1B

Top Import (2020): Parts and accessories of data processing..., $6.25B

In 2020 the top import origins of San Francisco, Ca were China ($14.1B), Japan ($9.97B), South Korea ($8.58B), Taiwan ($7.67B), and Malaysia ($3.93B).

In 2020 the top imports of San Francisco, Ca were Parts and accessories of data processing... ($6.25B), Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,... ($4.39B), Medium Sized Cars ($3.06B), Communication apparatus (excluding telephone sets or... ($2.19B), and Electronic integrated circuits: n.e.c. in heading... ($1.96B).

Imports Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Import Origins (Jan 2020 - Jan 2021)

Rapidly Declining Import Origins (Jan 2020 - Jan 2021)

Economic Complexity

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Economic Complexity of United States

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San Francisco, Ca ranks 34th out of the 43 districts in United States according to ECI.

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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 Francisco, Ca already has a comparative advantage, are led by Photo Lab Equipment (0.2), Aircraft Launch Gear (0.2), Blown Glass (0.19), Horses (0.19), and Phenol Derivatives (0.19).

Most Complex Products by PCI

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The highest complexity exports of San Francisco, Ca according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Developed Exposed Photographic Material (2.81), Disc Chemicals for Electronics (2.2), Photographic Chemicals (2.16), Photographic Film (1.96), and Halides (1.86). 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 Other Nuts (82.5), Developed Exposed Photographic Material (45.4), Photographic Film (31.5), Bovine Meat (20.9), and Water Soluble Proteins (17.1).

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