Overview: In January 2021 Mosselbay exported ZAR4.02M and imported ZAR775M, resulting in a negative trade balance of ZAR771M. Between January 2020 and January 2021 the exports of Mosselbay have decreased by $-60.4M (-93.8%) from ZAR64.4M to ZAR4.02M, while imports increased by ZAR140M (22.1%) from ZAR635M to ZAR775M.
Trade: In January 2021, the top exports of Mosselbay were Dried Vegetables (ZAR1.86M), Other Live Plants (ZAR1.29M), Vegetable Saps (ZAR725k), and Sowing Seeds (ZAR147k). In January 2021 the top imports of Mosselbay were Refined Petroleum (ZAR775M).
Destinations: In January 2021, Mosselbay exported mostly to Switzerland (ZAR1.86M), United States (ZAR848k), Germany (ZAR725k), Netherlands (ZAR247k), and New Zealand (ZAR192k), and imported mostly from Qatar (ZAR299M), Turkey (ZAR276M), and United Arab Emirates (ZAR200M).
Growth: In January 2021, the decrease in Mosselbay's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an decrease in exports to Netherlands (ZAR-58.4M or -99.6%) and Germany (ZAR-3.88M or -84.3%), and product exports decrease in Vegetable Saps (ZAR-3.88M or -84.3%). In January 2021, the increase in Mosselbay's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by an increase in imports from , and product imports increase in Refined Petroleum (ZAR140M or 22.1%).