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

Exports In 2020, South Africa's Cape Town exported ZAR 92.4B, making it the 6th largest exporter out of the 48 exporters in South Africa. In 2020 the top exports of Cape Town were Grapes, fresh (ZAR 8.03B), Oranges, fresh or dried (ZAR 8B), Grape wines nes, fortified wine or... (ZAR 5.76B), Apples, fresh (ZAR 5.63B), and Fruit, edible; mandarins (including tangerines and... (ZAR 4.56B).

Imports In 2020, South Africa's Cape Town imported ZAR 114B, making it the 3rd largest importer out of the 48 importers in South Africa. In 2020 top imports of Cape Town were Petroleum spirit for motor vehicles (ZAR 18.4B), Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,... (ZAR 6.68B), Super-heated water boilers (ZAR 1.75B), Electric generating sets: wind-powered, (excluding those... (ZAR 1.43B), and Soya-bean oil-cake and other solid residues (ZAR 1.29B).

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Top Destination (2020): Netherlands, ZAR 13.4B

Top Product (2020): Grapes, fresh, ZAR 8.03B

In 2020 the top export destinations of Cape Town were Netherlands (ZAR 13.4B), United Kingdom (ZAR 11.8B), China (ZAR 8.17B), United States (ZAR 7.15B), and Germany (ZAR 4.74B).

In 2020 the top exports of Cape Town were Grapes, fresh (ZAR 8.03B), Oranges, fresh or dried (ZAR 8B), Grape wines nes, fortified wine or... (ZAR 5.76B), Apples, fresh (ZAR 5.63B), and Fruit, edible; mandarins (including tangerines and... (ZAR 4.56B).

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Rapidly Declining Export Origins (Aug 2020 - Aug 2021)

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Top Origin (2020): China, ZAR 29B

Top Import (2020): Petroleum spirit for motor vehicles, ZAR 18.4B

In 2020 the top import origins of Cape Town were China (ZAR 29B), United Arab Emirates (ZAR 9.62B), India (ZAR 6.45B), Italy (ZAR 4.88B), and Germany (ZAR 4.64B).

In 2020 the top imports of Cape Town were Petroleum spirit for motor vehicles (ZAR 18.4B), Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,... (ZAR 6.68B), Super-heated water boilers (ZAR 1.75B), Electric generating sets: wind-powered, (excluding those... (ZAR 1.43B), and Soya-bean oil-cake and other solid residues (ZAR 1.29B).

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Imports Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Import Origins (Aug 2020 - Aug 2021)

Rapidly Declining Import Origins (Aug 2020 - Aug 2021)