Japan Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 641,283
No. Of products 4,177
No. Of partners 215
Imports (in US$ Mil) 635,402
No. Of products 4,413
No. Of partners 212

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.10
Index of export market penetration23.81
World Growth-3.91
Country Growth-4.85

Service Indicators 2020

Service imports (BoP, current US$)196,850,746,701.58
Service exports (BoP, current US$)161,844,398,511.76
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)...
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)...

Japan top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China141,399 22.05
United States118,793 18.52
Korea, Rep.44,688 6.97
Other Asia, nes44,431 6.93
Hong Kong, China32,012 4.99
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China163,851 25.79
United States71,767 11.29
Australia35,791 5.63
Other Asia, nes26,780 4.21
Korea, Rep.26,600 4.19

Japan Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials9,039 1.41 129,797 20.43 3.38
Intermediate goods132,829 20.71 100,433 15.81 1.47
Consumer goods159,850 24.93 216,949 34.14 3.29
Capital goods298,490 46.55 177,225 27.89 0.00

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Automobiles with rec ...39,161,850.08
Monolithic integrate ...26,656,658.13
Automobiles nes incl ...21,207,469.52
Tansmissions for mot ...14,289,564.96
Automobiles with rec ...14,159,451.25
Petroleum oils and o ...43,495,449.53
Natural gas, liquefi ...30,056,903.30
Transmission apparat ...22,707,233.42
Monolithic integrate ...18,761,940.14
Bituminous coal, not ...14,817,281.21

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Japan

Tariffs 2020

No. Of Tariff Agreement 27
Simple Average (%) 2.31
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 481,373,275.67
Maximum Rate (%) 1,204.60
Weighted Average (%) 2.22
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 70.05

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)

2020 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)...
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)...
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)...
Trade Balance (% of GDP)...

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