Overview This page contains the latest international trade data for Tochigi. In July 2022 Tochigi was the number 21 in total exports and the number 37 in total imports in Japan.

Exports In 2021, Japan's Tochigi exported ¥ 176B, making it the 21st largest exporter out of the 42 exporters in Japan. In 2021 the top exports of Tochigi were Immunological products packings for retail sale (¥ 44B), Parts and accessories of optical appliances... (¥ 25.2B), Other non-cellular plastics sheets (¥ 22.6B), Parts of electric accumulators, including separators (¥ 7.87B), and Adhesives based on rubber or plastic,... (¥ 5.56B).

Imports In 2021, Japan's Tochigi imported ¥ 47.4B, making it the 37th largest importer out of the 42 importers in Japan. In 2021 top imports of Tochigi were Immunological products packings for retail sale (¥ 32.2B), Whiskies (¥ 3.26B), Polyamides: nylons (¥ 2.9B), Other polyamides (¥ 1.37B), and Poly(acetals) (¥ 650M).

Economic Complexity In 2020, the highest complexity exports of Tochigi according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Disc Chemicals for Electronics (2.07), Polyamides (1.65), Drafting Tools (1.63), Nickel Sheets (1.45), and LCDs (1.44). PCI measures the knowledge intensity of a product by considering the knowledge intensity of its exporters.

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Top Destination (2021): Switzerland, ¥ 41.2B

Top Product (2021): Immunological products packings for retail sale, ¥ 44B

In 2021 the top export destinations of Tochigi were Switzerland (¥ 41.2B), China (¥ 33.6B), South Korea (¥ 22.4B), Taiwan (¥ 13.5B), and Hong Kong (¥ 12.4B).

In 2021 the top exports of Tochigi were Immunological products packings for retail sale (¥ 44B), Parts and accessories of optical appliances... (¥ 25.2B), Other non-cellular plastics sheets (¥ 22.6B), Parts of electric accumulators, including separators (¥ 7.87B), and Adhesives based on rubber or plastic,... (¥ 5.56B).

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Exports Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Exports Destination (Jul 2021 - Jul 2022)

Rapidly Declining Export Origins (Jul 2021 - Jul 2022)

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Top Origin (2021): United States, ¥ 19.1B

Top Import (2021): Immunological products packings for retail sale, ¥ 32.2B

In 2021 the top import origins of Tochigi were United States (¥ 19.1B), South Korea (¥ 17.4B), China (¥ 2.49B), United Kingdom (¥ 2.14B), and Thailand (¥ 1.4B).

In 2021 the top imports of Tochigi were Immunological products packings for retail sale (¥ 32.2B), Whiskies (¥ 3.26B), Polyamides: nylons (¥ 2.9B), Other polyamides (¥ 1.37B), and Poly(acetals) (¥ 650M).

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Imports Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Import Origins (Jul 2021 - Jul 2022)

Rapidly Declining Import Origins (Jul 2021 - Jul 2022)

Economic Complexity

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Economic Complexity of Tochigi

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Economic Complexity (2021): 0.85

Tochigi ranks 3rd out of the 42 prefectures in Japan according to ECI.

The Economic Complexity Index, or ECI, is a measure of an economy’s capacity which can be inferred from data connecting locations to the activities that are present in them. For more info about Economic Complexity, visit the Economic Complexity page.

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Economic Complexity Ranking

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The economic complexity of a territory can change year to year. Tochigi it is in position 3rd considering its ECI in the last year.

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Export Opportunities by Relatedness

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The top export opportunities according to the relatedness level, without considering those products were Tochigi already has a comparative advantage, are led by Blank Audio Media (0.082), Copper Foil (0.08), Oscilloscopes (0.079), Petroleum Resins (0.079), and Microscopes (0.079).

Most Complex Products by PCI

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The highest complexity exports of Tochigi according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Disc Chemicals for Electronics (2.07), Polyamides (1.65), Drafting Tools (1.63), Nickel Sheets (1.45), and LCDs (1.44). PCI measures the knowledge intensity of a product by considering the knowledge intensity of its exporters.

Most Specialized Products by RCA Index

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The most specialized products according to the RCA index are led by Sewing Machines (177.2), Glues (81.1), Drafting Tools (49.3), LCDs (47.6), and Raw Plastic Sheeting (39.4).

The product space is a network connecting products that are likely to be co-exported. The product space can be used to predict future exports, since Tochigi is more likely to start exporting products that are related to current exports. Relatedness measures the distance between a product, and all of the products it is currently specialized in.

Relatedness Space

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This network shows the products most related to the production structure of  Tochigi. These are products that tend to be co-exported with the products that Tochigi exports. Higher relatedness values ​​indicate greater knowledge, which predicts a greater probability of exporting that product in the future.

Diversification Frontier

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The Complexity-Relatedness diagram compares the risk and the strategic value of a territory's potential export oppotunities. Relatedness is a predictive of the probability that a country increases its exports in a product. Complexity, is associated with higher levels of income, economic growth, less income inequality, and lower emissions. Bubble size corresponds to exports value by year 2020.