Overview: In January 2021 King Shaka Int Airport exported ZAR204M and imported ZAR68.3M, resulting in a positive trade balance of ZAR136M. Between January 2020 and January 2021 the exports of King Shaka Int Airport have decreased by $-192M (-48.5%) from ZAR396M to ZAR204M, while imports decreased by ZAR-138M (-66.8%) from ZAR206M to ZAR68.3M.
Trade: In January 2021, the top exports of King Shaka Int Airport were Parachutes (ZAR37.6M), Other Headwear (ZAR19.9M), Refined Petroleum (ZAR15.1M), Other Iron Products (ZAR12.2M), and Insulated Wire (ZAR10.9M). In January 2021 the top imports of King Shaka Int Airport were Valves (ZAR6.54M), Telephones (ZAR4.97M), Papermaking Machines (ZAR2.76M), Radio Receivers (ZAR2.43M), and Nitrogen Heterocyclic Compounds (ZAR2.17M).
Destinations: In January 2021, King Shaka Int Airport exported mostly to Nigeria (ZAR31.8M), Philippines (ZAR27.7M), Australia (ZAR19.6M), Cyprus (ZAR19.1M), and Provision of Ships and Aircraft (ZAR15.1M), and imported mostly from China (ZAR11.9M), United States (ZAR6.67M), Germany (ZAR5.92M), Finland (ZAR5.53M), and United Kingdom (ZAR4.79M).
Growth: In January 2021, the decrease in King Shaka Int Airport's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an decrease in exports to Netherlands (ZAR-292M or -99.5%), Provision of Ships and Aircraft (ZAR-10.3M or -40.5%), and United States (ZAR-7M or -62.6%), and product exports decrease in Refined Petroleum (ZAR-10.3M or -40.6%), Centrifuges (ZAR-3.11M or -73.6%), and Sports Equipment (ZAR-2.84M or -90%). In January 2021, the decrease in King Shaka Int Airport's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by an decrease in imports from China (ZAR-39.4M or -76.8%), India (ZAR-19M or -80.8%), and Germany (ZAR-12.8M or -68.3%), and product imports decrease in Integrated Circuits (ZAR-11.7M or -99.9%), Papermaking Machines (ZAR-8.23M or -74.9%), and Electrical Control Boards (ZAR-8.18M or -97.9%).