Overview In November 2022 Japan exported ¥8.84T and imported ¥10.9T, resulting in a negative trade balance of ¥2.03T. Between November 2021 and November 2022 the exports of Japan have increased by ¥1.47T (20%) from ¥7.37T to ¥8.84T, while imports increased by ¥2.54T (30.5%) from ¥8.33T to ¥10.9T.
Trade In November 2022, the top exports of Japan were Cars (¥1.27T), Commodities not elsewhere specified (¥689B), Integrated Circuits (¥385B), Machines and apparatus of a kind... (¥317B), and Motor vehicles; parts and accessories (8701... (¥306B). In November 2022 the top imports of Japan were Crude Petroleum (¥1.22T), Petroleum Gas (¥834B), Coal Briquettes (¥795B), Integrated Circuits (¥397B), and Vaccines, blood, antisera, toxins and cultures (¥311B).
Origins In November 2022 the exports of Japan were mainly from Aichi (¥1.68T), Chiba (¥1.44T), Osaka (¥1.1T), Kanagawa (¥872B), and Hyōgo (¥738B), while imports destinations were mainly Chiba (¥2.58T), Tokyo (¥1.49T), Osaka (¥1.23T), Kanagawa (¥985B), and Aichi (¥864B).
Destinations In November 2022, Japan exported mostly to United States (¥1.72T), China (¥1.63T), South Korea (¥630B), Taiwan (¥597B), and Thailand (¥376B), and imported mostly from China (¥2.32T), Australia (¥1.06T), United States (¥1.04T), Saudi Arabia (¥548B), and United Arab Emirates (¥529B).
Growth In November 2022, the increase in Japan's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an increase in exports to China (¥336B or 37.5%), Taiwan (¥73.9B or 21.7%), and South Korea (¥57.7B or 15.5%), and product exports increase in Machines and apparatus of a kind... (¥78.8B or 50.4%), Commodities not elsewhere specified (¥56.9B or 17.8%), and Beauty Products (¥20.4B or 71.2%). In November 2022, the increase in Japan's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by an increase in imports from Ireland (¥20B or 33.1%), South Africa (¥10.6B or 21%), and Canada (¥9.51B or 10.6%), and product imports increase in Telephones (¥120B or 53.3%), Computers (¥52.8B or 30.3%), and Cars (¥39.2B or 37.6%).