Japan Trade Balance

1995 - 2020 | Monthly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Japan Trade Balance recorded a surplus of 5.5 USD bn in Nov 2020, compared with a surplus of 3.4 USD bn in the previous month. Japan Trade Balance data is updated monthly, available from Apr 1995 to Nov 2020, with an averaged value of 4.8 USD bn. The data reached an all-time high of 11.3 USD bn in Feb 2004 and a record low of -18.8 USD bn in Mar 2014. CEIC converts monthly Trade Balance into USD. The Ministry of Finance provides Trade Balance in local currency. Federal Reserve Board average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.

In the latest reports, Japan Total Exports reached 57.5 USD bn in Nov 2020, a decrease of 1.6 % year on year. Total Imports recorded 52.0 USD bn in Nov 2020, a decrease of 14.6 % year on year.

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Japan Trade Balance

What was Japan's Trade Balance in Nov 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
5,461.1 Nov 2020 3,441.6 Oct 2020 -18,753.3 Mar 2014 11,294.8 Feb 2004 USD mn monthly Apr 1995 - Nov 2020

Trade Balance by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) -270.2 Nov 2020 monthly Oct 1998 - Nov 2020
Algeria (USD mn) -791.7 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Jan 2020
Argentina (USD mn) 141.2 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1991 - Nov 2020
Armenia (USD mn) -197.4 Nov 2020 monthly Nov 1995 - Nov 2020
Australia (USD mn) 3,651.0 Nov 2020 monthly Jul 1971 - Nov 2020
Austria (USD mn) -377.4 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1957 - Oct 2020
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 710.9 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Oct 2020
Bahrain (USD mn) 856.2 2019 yearly 1966 - 2019
Bangladesh (USD mn) -915.4 Oct 2020 monthly Jul 1986 - Oct 2020
Belarus (USD mn) 309.3 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Oct 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.8 2021 yearly 1996 - 2021
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -351,334.790 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 74,803.074 Dec 2020 monthly Apr 1983 - Dec 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 10.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 1983 - Sep 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 11,692,240.9 Nov 2020 monthly Apr 1982 - Nov 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 223.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1994 - Sep 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (JPY bn) 215,199.177 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (JPY bn) 1,514,029.196 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (JPY bn) 199,492.932 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Central Government Debt (JPY bn) 1,220,436.100 Nov 2020 monthly Apr 1982 - Nov 2020

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