Japan Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 757,066
No. Of products 4,199
No. Of partners 213
Imports (in US$ Mil) 772,276
No. Of products 4,412
No. Of partners 215

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.10
Index of export market penetration25.17
World Growth12.59
Country Growth8.58

Service Indicators 2021

Service imports (BoP, current US$)209,402,219,647.52
Service exports (BoP, current US$)170,885,608,978.51
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)18.74
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)18.20

Japan top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China163,860 21.64
United States135,976 17.96
Other Asia, nes54,559 7.21
Korea, Rep.52,568 6.94
Hong Kong, China35,446 4.68
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China185,664 24.04
United States82,966 10.74
Australia52,241 6.76
Other Asia, nes33,546 4.34
Korea, Rep.32,082 4.15

Japan Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials12,344 1.63 181,318 23.48 2.44
Intermediate goods163,654 21.62 131,052 16.97 1.21
Consumer goods178,163 23.53 245,409 31.78 2.90
Capital goods352,510 46.56 202,359 26.20 0.00

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Automobiles with rec ...39,390,320.74
Monolithic integrate ...30,601,669.18
Automobiles nes incl ...23,728,726.80
Apparatus and equipm ...18,581,497.97
Tansmissions for mot ...17,064,399.16
Petroleum oils and o ...63,103,354.05
Natural gas, liquefi ...38,976,904.28
Transmission apparat ...26,229,166.66
Monolithic integrate ...25,135,511.62
Bituminous coal, not ...23,437,379.38

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Japan

Tariffs 2021

No. Of Tariff Agreement 28
Simple Average (%) 2.18
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 594,761,981.73
Maximum Rate (%) 966.66
Weighted Average (%) 1.84
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 70.49

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI) 2009

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - MFN Tariff (2009)0.09
Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - Applied Tariff (2009)0.09

Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

Services Trade Restrictions Index - Over All23.40

Non-Tariff Measures (NTM) 2015

No Of NTM Measures (2015)80
No Of NTM Affected Products (HS 6 Digit) (2015)5,207

Temporary Trade Barriers Database (TTDB) 2013

Temporary Trade Barriers in Effect - Simple Average (2013)0.02
Temporary Trade Barriers in Effect - Weighted Average (2013)0

World Development Indicators (WDI)

2021 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)5,005,537
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)43,450.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-26,898.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-0.54

Doing Business

2019 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank29
Trading Across Borders Rank57

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

CPIA Trade Ratings...

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score3.97
LPI Rank12