Top Japanese Exports to the World
Japan shipped US$738.2 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018, rising 7% since 2014 and gaining 5.7% from 2017 to 2018.
Top 10 Japanese Exports to China

Japan's exports to China amounted to
$144 billion or 19.5% of its overall exports.

  1. Machinery: $35.3 billion
  2. Electronic equipment: $26.7 billion
  3. Vehicles: $13.8 billion
  4. Medical, technical equipment: $11.8 billion
  5. Plastics: $8.2 billion
  6. Organic chemicals: $7.1 billion
  7. Iron and steel: $5.3 billion
  8. Copper: $3 billion
  9. Other chemical goods: $2.2 billion
10. Iron or steel products: $1.9 billion
Top 10 Japanese Exports to the US

Japan's exports to America amounted to
$140.6 billion or 19% of its overall exports.

  1. Vehicles: $51.6 billion
  2. Machinery: $30.8 billion
  3. Electronic equipment: $15.4 billion
  4. Medical, technical equipment: $7.2 billion
  5. Aircraft, spacecraft: $3.5 billion
  6. Plastics: $2.3 billion
  7. Rubber: $2.1 billion
  8. Pharmaceuticals: $1.8 billion
  9. Iron or steel products: $1.8 billion
10. Organic chemicals: $1.8 billion
Top 10 Japanese Exports to South Korea

Japan's exports to South Korea amounted to
$52.5 billion or 7.1% of its overall exports.

  1. Machinery: $11.8 billion
  2. Electronic equipment: $6.5 billion
  3. Iron and steel: $5.4 billion
  4. Medical, technical equipment: $4.2 billion
  5. Mineral fuels including oil: $3.1 billion
  6. Plastics: $3 billion
  7. Organic chemicals: $2.8 billion
  8. Other chemical goods: $2.2 billion
  9. Vehicles: $1.5 billion
10. Inorganic chemicals: $1.1 billion
Top 10 Japanese Exports to Taiwan

Japan's exports to Taiwan amounted to
$42.4 billion or 5.7% of its overall exports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $9.3 billion
  2. Machinery: $7.1 billion
  3. Vehicles: $3 billion
  4. Plastics: $2.6 billion
  5. Medical, technical equipment: $2.4 billion
  6. Iron and steel: $2.1 billion
  7. Other chemical goods: $2.1 billion
  8. Organic chemicals: $1.8 billion
  9. Copper: $1.5 billion
10. Photo/cinematographic goods: $894.1 million
Top 10 Japanese Exports to Hong Kong

Japan's exports to Hong Kong amounted to
$34.7 billion or 4.7% of its overall exports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $11.9 billion
  2. Gems, precious metals: $2.7 billion
  3. Machinery: $2.6 billion
  4. Plastics: $1.3 billion
  5. Medical, technical equipment: $1.3 billion
  6. Perfumes, cosmetics: $1.2 billion
  7. Vehicles: $947.2 million
  8. Clocks, watches: $589.3 million
  9. Mineral fuels including oil: $473 million
10. Meat, seafood preparations: $377.5 million
Top 10 Japanese Exports to Thailand

Japan's exports to Thailand amounted to
$32.3 billion or 4.4% of its overall exports.

  1. Machinery: $6.7 billion
  2. Electronic equipment: $5.7 billion
  3. Iron and steel: $4.4 billion
  4. Vehicles: $3.4 billion
  5. Medical, technical equipment: $1.6 billion
  6. Plastics: $1.3 billion
  7. Copper: $942.5 million
  8. Iron or steel products: $857.7 million
  9. Rubber: $533.5 million
10. Gems, precious metals: $495.6 million
Top 10 Japanese Exports to Singapore

Japan's exports to Singapore amounted to
$23.4 billion or 3.2% of its overall exports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $4 billion
  2. Machinery: $3.4 billion
  3. Gems, precious metals: $2.2 billion
  4. Ships, boats: $1.5 billion
  5. Mineral fuels including oil: $1.3 billion
  6. Vehicles: $1 billion
  7. Medical, technical equipment: $923.8 million
  8. Other chemical goods: $444.7 million
  9. Plastics: $395.2 million
10. Iron and steel: $375.4 million
Top 10 Japanese Exports to Germany

Japan's exports to Germany amounted to
$20.9 billion or 2.8% of its overall exports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $4.6 billion
  2. Machinery: $3.9 billion
  3. Vehicles: $3 billion
  4. Medical, technical equipment: $2.7 billion
  5. Toys, games: $719.7 million
  6. Plastics: $557.3 million
  7. Organic chemicals: $497.8 million
  8. Other chemical goods: $311 million
  9. Rubber: $308.7 million
10. Pharmaceuticals: $200.1 million
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Top 10 Japanese Exports to Australia

Japan's exports to Australia amounted to
$17.1 billion or 2.3% of its overall exports.

  1. Vehicles: $8.1 billion
  2. Mineral fuels including oil: $2.4 billion
  3. Machinery: $1.7 billion
  4. Gems, precious metals: $1.3 billion
  5. Rubber: $541.4 million
  6. Electronic equipment: $392.2 million
  7. Medical, technical equipment: $264 million
  8. Inorganic chemicals: $152.7 million
  9. Iron or steel products: $139 million
10. Toys, games: $85.7 million
Top 10 Japanese Exports to Vietnam

Japan's exports to Vietnam amounted to
$16.4 billion or 2.2% of its overall exports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $4.1 billion
  2. Machinery: $2.8 billion
  3. Iron and steel: $2 billion
  4. Plastics: $1.1 billion
  5. Medical, technical equipment: $730.7 million
  6. Vehicles: $728 million
  7. Copper: $364.4 million
  8. Man-made filaments: $338.3 million
  9. Rubber: $256.1 million
10. Paper: $242.5 million
Top 10 Japanese Exports to Indonesia

Japan's exports to Indonesia amounted to
$15.8 billion or 2.1% of its overall exports.

  1. Machinery: $4.4 billion
  2. Vehicles: $3.1 billion
  3. Iron and steel: $1.7 billion
  4. Electronic equipment: $1.5 billion
  5. Plastics: $619.5 million
  6. Iron or steel products: $545 million
  7. Rubber: $534.8 million
  8. Medical, technical equipment: $443.4 million
  9. Copper: $331.5 million
10. Organic chemicals: $318.4 million
Fastest-Growing Japanese Exports 2018
Data source: Trade Map, International Trade Centre, www.intracen.org/marketanalysis

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