Exports in Japan increased to 6384.27 JPY Billion in February from 5574.68 JPY Billion in January of 2019. Exports in Japan averaged 3352.97 JPY Billion from 1963 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 7681.69 JPY Billion in March of 2008 and a record low of 105.08 JPY Billion in January of 1963. Exports of high technology products have been the engine of Japan’s economic growth since 1960. Exports account for around 17 percent of total GDP. In 2017 main exports were: transport equipment (23 percent of total exports) with transport vehicles accounting for 15 percent; machinery (20 percent); electrical machinery (17.5 percent); manufactured goods (11 percent) and chemicals (10 percent). Japan’s main export partners are: the United States (19 percent), China (18 percent), South Korea (7 percent) and Taiwan (6 percent). This page provides the latest reported value for – Japan Exports – plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news.
Read Full Story
Latest posts by JPY Editor (see all)
- USD/JPY Forex Technical Analysis – Minor Shift in Sentiment Could Lead to Test of 111.507 to 111.350 - April 20, 2019
- USD/JPY Weekly Price Forecast – US dollar continues to struggle to break out - April 19, 2019
- USD/JPY Price Forecast – US dollar reaching massive resistance against yen - April 19, 2019