Overview: In January 2021 Beit Bridge exported ZAR7.94B and imported ZAR279M, resulting in a positive trade balance of ZAR7.66B. Between January 2020 and January 2021 the exports of Beit Bridge have increased by $4.89B (161%) from ZAR3.05B to ZAR7.94B, while imports increased by ZAR27.7M (11%) from ZAR251M to ZAR279M.
Trade: In January 2021, the top exports of Beit Bridge were Corn (ZAR397M), Nitrogenous Fertilizers (ZAR316M), Refined Petroleum (ZAR302M), Soybean Oil (ZAR237M), and Cereal Meal and Pellets (ZAR191M). In January 2021 the top imports of Beit Bridge were Refined Copper (ZAR44.7M), Copper Wire (ZAR23.7M), Soybean Meal (ZAR23.6M), Tea (ZAR18.4M), and Scrap Copper (ZAR10.9M).
Destinations: In January 2021, Beit Bridge exported mostly to Zimbabwe (ZAR4.51B), Zambia (ZAR1.73B), Malawi (ZAR669M), Democratic Republic of the Congo (ZAR623M), and Mozambique (ZAR270M), and imported mostly from Zambia (ZAR78.5M), Zimbabwe (ZAR76.3M), Democratic Republic of the Congo (ZAR49.6M), Malawi (ZAR41.7M), and South Africa (ZAR13.6M).
Growth: In January 2021, the increase in Beit Bridge's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an increase in exports to Zimbabwe (ZAR2.88B or 177%), Zambia (ZAR1.03B or 147%), and Democratic Republic of the Congo (ZAR415M or 200%), and product exports increase in Soybean Oil (ZAR231M or 3.57k%), Refined Petroleum (ZAR202M or 202%), and Nitrogenous Fertilizers (ZAR192M or 155%). In January 2021, the increase in Beit Bridge's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by an increase in imports from Zambia (ZAR32.7M or 71.4%), Democratic Republic of the Congo (ZAR24.9M or 101%), and Malawi (ZAR12.4M or 42.3%), and product imports increase in Refined Copper (ZAR23.2M or 108%), Soybean Meal (ZAR23M or 4.15k%), and Copper Wire (ZAR18M or 314%).