Overview: In January 2021 Saldanha Bay exported ZAR24.9B and imported ZAR28.8M, resulting in a positive trade balance of ZAR24.9B. Between January 2020 and January 2021 the exports of Saldanha Bay have increased by $16.4B (192%) from ZAR8.54B to ZAR24.9B, while imports increased by ZAR14.5M (102%) from ZAR14.3M to ZAR28.8M.
Trade: In January 2021, the top exports of Saldanha Bay were Iron Ore (ZAR21.8B), Zinc Ore (ZAR981M), Manganese Ore (ZAR967M), Granulated Slag (ZAR525M), and Lead Ore (ZAR370M). In January 2021 the top imports of Saldanha Bay were Coal Briquettes (ZAR28.8M).
Destinations: In January 2021, Saldanha Bay exported mostly to China (ZAR14B), Germany (ZAR2.26B), South Korea (ZAR1.86B), Japan (ZAR1.44B), and Slovenia (ZAR1.21B), and imported mostly from Vietnam (ZAR28.8M).
Growth: In January 2021, the increase in Saldanha Bay's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an increase in exports to China (ZAR9.01B or 181%), Germany (ZAR2.08B or 1.14k%), and Slovenia (ZAR1.06B or 745%), and product exports increase in Iron Ore (ZAR14.3B or 190%), Zinc Ore (ZAR711M or 264%), and Manganese Ore (ZAR582M or 151%). In January 2021, the increase in Saldanha Bay's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by an increase in imports from , and product imports increase in Coal Briquettes (ZAR14.5M or 102%).