Overview: In January 2021 Pretoria exported ZAR5.51B and imported ZAR2.83B, resulting in a positive trade balance of ZAR2.67B. Between January 2020 and January 2021 the exports of Pretoria have increased by $2.86B (108%) from ZAR2.65B to ZAR5.51B, while imports increased by ZAR296M (11.7%) from ZAR2.54B to ZAR2.83B.
Trade: In January 2021, the top exports of Pretoria were Delivery Trucks (ZAR3.87B), Cars (ZAR1.37B), Beer (ZAR130M), Chromium Ore (ZAR43.7M), and Leather of Other Animals (ZAR36.2M). In January 2021 the top imports of Pretoria were Commodities not elsewhere specified (ZAR2.59B), Vehicle Parts (ZAR91.1M), Other Cast Iron Products (ZAR47.8M), Electric Heaters (ZAR10.3M), and Centrifuges (ZAR6.99M).
Destinations: In January 2021, Pretoria exported mostly to Germany (ZAR1.8B), United Kingdom (ZAR1.53B), Belgium (ZAR1.02B), Spain (ZAR460M), and Australia (ZAR143M), and imported mostly from Germany (ZAR765M), United States (ZAR704M), Thailand (ZAR457M), China (ZAR354M), and Belgium (ZAR136M).
Growth: In January 2021, the increase in Pretoria's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an increase in exports to United Kingdom (ZAR983M or 178%), Germany (ZAR829M or 85.2%), and Belgium (ZAR585M or 135%), and product exports increase in Delivery Trucks (ZAR2.88B or 288%), Beer (ZAR113M or 653%), and Leather of Other Animals (ZAR26.2M or 265%). In January 2021, the increase in Pretoria's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by an increase in imports from United States (ZAR257M or 57.5%), Germany (ZAR84M or 12.3%), and Belgium (ZAR54.7M or 67.3%), and product imports increase in Commodities not elsewhere specified (ZAR364M or 16.3%), Other Cast Iron Products (ZAR22.9M or 92.3%), and Electric Heaters (ZAR6.21M or 152%).