Top Japanese Exports to the World
Japan shipped US$698.2 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017, down by -2.4% since 2013 but up by 8.3% from 2016 to 2017.
Top 10 Japanese Exports to the US

Japan's exports to America amounted to
$135.1 billion or 19.3% of its overall exports.

  1. Vehicles: $51.1 billion
  2. Machinery: $29.6 billion
  3. Electronic equipment: $15 billion
  4. Medical, technical equipment: $6.8 billion
  5. Aircraft, spacecraft: $3.7 billion
  6. Plastics: $2.2 billion
  7. Rubber: $1.9 billion
  8. Organic chemicals: $1.8 billion
  9. Iron or steel products: $1.7 billion
10. Pharmaceuticals: $1.5 billion
Top 10 Japanese Exports to China

Japan's exports to China amounted to
$132.8 billion or 19% of its overall exports.

  1. Machinery: $29.6 billion
  2. Electronic equipment: $26.6 billion
  3. Vehicles: $12.4 billion
  4. Medical, technical equipment: $11.8 billion
  5. Plastics: $7.9 billion
  6. Organic chemicals: $6.5 billion
  7. Iron and steel: $5.5 billion
  8. Copper: $2.7 billion
  9. Other chemical goods: $1.9 billion
10. Iron or steel products: $1.8 billion
Top 10 Japanese Exports to South Korea

Japan's exports to South Korea amounted to
$53.3 billion or 7.6% of its overall exports.

  1. Machinery: $13.5 billion
  2. Electronic equipment: $7.3 billion
  3. Iron and steel: $4.9 billion
  4. Medical, technical equipment: $4.2 billion
  5. Plastics: $3.1 billion
  6. Organic chemicals: $3 billion
  7. Mineral fuels including oil: $2.4 billion
  8. Other chemical goods: $1.9 billion
  9. Vehicles: $1.6 billion
10. Inorganic chemicals: $886.7 million
Top 10 Japanese Exports to Taiwan

Japan's exports to Taiwan amounted to
$40.6 billion or 5.8% of its overall exports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $8.7 billion
  2. Machinery: $7.6 billion
  3. Vehicles: $2.6 billion
  4. Plastics: $2.5 billion
  5. Medical, technical equipment: $2.3 billion
  6. Iron and steel: $1.9 billion
  7. Other chemical goods: $1.7 billion
  8. Organic chemicals: $1.6 billion
  9. Copper: $1.5 billion
10. Photo/cinematographic goods: $821.6 million
Top 10 Japanese Exports to Hong Kong

Japan's exports to Hong Kong amounted to
$35.4 billion or 5.1% of its overall exports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $11.8 billion
  2. Machinery: $2.6 billion
  3. Gems, precious metals: $2.5 billion
  4. Plastics: $1.4 billion
  5. Medical, technical equipment: $1.2 billion
  6. Perfumes, cosmetics: $954.3 million
  7. Vehicles: $951.3 million
  8. Mineral fuels including oil: $815.4 million
  9. Ships, boats: $683.8 million
10. Cereals: $601 million
Top 10 Japanese Exports to Thailand

Japan's exports to Thailand amounted to
$29.4 billion or 4.2% of its overall exports.

  1. Machinery: $6.2 billion
  2. Electronic equipment: $5.3 billion
  3. Iron and steel: $3.7 billion
  4. Vehicles: $3.2 billion
  5. Medical, technical equipment: $1.6 billion
  6. Plastics: $1.2 billion
  7. Copper: $806.8 million
  8. Iron or steel products: $799.8 million
  9. Rubber: $516 million
10. Other chemical goods: $453.8 million
Top 10 Japanese Exports to Singapore

Japan's exports to Singapore amounted to
$22.6 billion or 3.2% of its overall exports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $3.4 billion
  2. Machinery: $3.1 billion
  3. Gems, precious metals: $2.5 billion
  4. Ships, boats: $2 billion
  5. Mineral fuels including oil: $1.7 billion
  6. Vehicles: $994.7 million
  7. Medical, technical equipment: $768.1 million
  8. Plastics: $394.4 million
  9. Other chemical goods: $375.2 million
10. Iron and steel: $307.2 million
Top 10 Japanese Exports to Germany

Japan's exports to Germany amounted to
$18.9 billion or 2.7% of its overall exports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $4.4 billion
  2. Machinery: $3.6 billion
  3. Vehicles: $2.8 billion
  4. Medical, technical equipment: $2.5 billion
  5. Toys, games: $509.7 million
  6. Plastics: $470.6 million
  7. Organic chemicals: $336.3 million
  8. Other chemical goods: $289.8 million
  9. Rubber: $273.6 million
10. Base metal tools, cutlery: $182.6 million
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Top 10 Japanese Exports to Australia

Japan's exports to Australia amounted to
$16 billion or 2.3% of its overall exports.

  1. Vehicles: $7.7 billion
  2. Mineral fuels including oil: $2.3 billion
  3. Gems, precious metals: $1.7 billion
  4. Machinery: $1.6 billion
  5. Rubber: $525.9 million
  6. Electronic equipment: $375.2 million
  7. Medical, technical equipment: $257.4 million
  8. Iron or steel products: $159.5 million
  9. Inorganic chemicals: $140.8 million
10. Iron and steel: $81.9 million
Top 10 Japanese Exports to Vietnam

Japan's exports to Vietnam amounted to
$15.1 billion or 2.2% of its overall exports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $3.6 billion
  2. Machinery: $2.8 billion
  3. Iron and steel: $1.7 billion
  4. Plastics: $972.3 million
  5. Medical, technical equipment: $716.9 million
  6. Vehicles: $651.1 million
  7. Machinery: $285.9 million
  8. Rubber: $249.3 million
  9. Copper: $241.6 million
10. Organic chemicals: $202.8 million
Top 10 Japanese Exports to the UK

Japan's exports to United Kingdom amounted to
$13.8 billion or 2% of its overall exports.

  1. Vehicles: $3.4 billion
  2. Machinery: $2.6 billion
  3. Gems, precious metals: $1.5 billion
  4. Electronic equipment: $1.3 billion
  5. Railway, tram equipment: $726.8 million
  6. Medical, technical equipment: $468.6 million
  7. Photo/cinematographic goods: $308.5 million
  8. Organic chemicals: $202.1 million
  9. Pharmaceuticals: $193.3 million
10. Plastics: $186.2 million
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Data source: Trade Map, International Trade Centre, www.intracen.org/marketanalysis