Exports from Japan grew by 26.2% yoy to JPY 6,606 billion in August 2021, compared with market estimates of 34% and after a 37.0% surge in July. This was the sixth straight month of double-digit growth in overseas sales, amid strong signs that the global trade continued to recover and low base effects from last year. Shipments of machinery jumped 31.8%, boosted by semicon machinery (34.3%), and power-generating machines (25.5%); while those of electrical machinery rose 17.1%, led by semiconductors, etc (14.9%). In addition, there were rises in sales of transport equipment (11.5%), driven by motor vehicles (4%), and parts of motor vehicles (28.7%); others (14.2%), due to scientific instruments (21.6%); chemicals (28.5%), driven by plastic materials (27.6%); and manufactured goods (43.6%), led by iron and steel products (83.6%). Sales rose to China (12.6%), Taiwan (42.6%), Hong Kong (23.4%), South Korea (31.4%), Thailand (54.2%), the US (22.8%), Germany (28.3%), and Australia (15.5%). source: Ministry of Finance, Japan
Exports in Japan averaged 3475.99 JPY Billion from 1963 until 2021, 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. 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. Japan Exports - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2021.
Exports in Japan is expected to be 6300.00 JPY Billion by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Japan Exports is projected to trend around 6700.00 JPY Billion in 2022, according to our econometric models.