This page displays a table with Japan Imports By Category in U.S. dollars, according to the United Nations COMTRADE database on international trade.



Japan Imports By Category Value Year
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $154.73B 2021
Electrical, electronic equipment $113.41B 2021
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $71.16B 2021
Pharmaceutical products $37.29B 2021
Ores slag and ash $34.47B 2021
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $28.24B 2021
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $24.11B 2021
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $23.08B 2021
Plastics $17.37B 2021
Organic chemicals $16.78B 2021
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $12.52B 2021
Commodities not specified according to kind $12.00B 2021
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $11.30B 2021
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $11.20B 2021
Meat and edible meat offal $10.98B 2021
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $10.87B 2021
Aluminum $9.62B 2021
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $8.95B 2021
Iron and steel $8.70B 2021
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $7.73B 2021
Articles of iron or steel $7.68B 2021
Cereals $7.53B 2021
Miscellaneous chemical products $7.49B 2021
Toys, games, sports requisites $6.92B 2021
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $6.21B 2021
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $5.73B 2021
Aircraft, spacecraft $5.71B 2021
Rubbers $5.56B 2021
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $5.44B 2021
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $5.23B 2021
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $4.69B 2021
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $4.54B 2021
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $3.63B 2021
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $3.57B 2021
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $3.55B 2021
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $3.46B 2021
Copper $3.41B 2021
Nickel $3.11B 2021
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $3.10B 2021
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $2.96B 2021
Clocks and watches $2.84B 2021
Glass and glassware $2.47B 2021
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $2.42B 2021
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $1.84B 2021
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $1.82B 2021
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $1.80B 2021
Miscellaneous edible preparations $1.73B 2021
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $1.66B 2021
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $1.62B 2021
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $1.47B 2021
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $1.46B 2021
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $1.43B 2021
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $1.42B 2021
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $1.42B 2021
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $1.35B 2021
Ceramic products $1.31B 2021
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $1.30B 2021
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $1.28B 2021
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $1.25B 2021
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $1.20B 2021
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $1.04B 2021
Fertilizers $900.42M 2021
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $873.29M 2021
Sugars and sugar confectionery $869.05M 2021
Tin $847.86M 2021
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $822.98M 2021
Manmade filaments $791.85M 2021
Products of animal origin $635.32M 2021
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $619.71M 2021
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $605.67M 2021
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $595.08M 2021
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $535.40M 2021
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $521.56M 2021
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $499.63M 2021
Cotton $496.61M 2021
Headgear and $480.53M 2021
Manmade staple fibers $471.25M 2021
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $388.33M 2021
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $329.80M 2021
Lac, gums, resins $324.84M 2021
Photographic or cinematographic goods $311.85M 2021
Live animals $306.60M 2021
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $233.06M 2021
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $207.25M 2021
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $196.46M 2021
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $190.56M 2021
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $189.84M 2021
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $166.07M 2021
Zinc $144.40M 2021
Knitted or crocheted fabric $119.79M 2021
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $110.04M 2021
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $94.38M 2021
Lead $85.81M 2021
Silk $83.96M 2021
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $66.13M 2021
Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures $44.06M 2021
Cork and articles of cork $16.14M 2021




Japan Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -2162.26 -2094.29 1608.68 -2824.84 JPY Billion [+]
Current Account 909.30 58.90 17323.00 -1456.11 JPY Billion [+]
Current Account to GDP 4.00 2.90 4.70 -1.00 percent of GDP [+]
Imports 11163.77 10914.50 11163.77 162.06 JPY Billion [+]
Exports 9001.52 8820.21 9001.52 105.08 JPY Billion [+]
External Debt 591755.00 559569.00 591755.00 141743.00 JPY Billion [+]
Terms of Trade 70.70 70.10 276.10 70.10 points [+]
Capital Flows 8746.00 5746.00 51996.00 -26928.00 JPY HML [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 17949.25 9639.11 70685.73 -17769.51 JPY HML [+]
Tourism Revenues 2073000.00 1821000.00 29067000.00 39000.00 JPY Thousand [+]
Tourist Arrivals 498600.00 206500.00 2991189.00 1700.00 [+]
Gold Reserves 845.97 845.97 845.97 753.55 Tonnes [+]
Imports YoY 53.50 45.70 106.50 -42.70 percent [+]
Exports YoY 25.30 28.90 89.20 -49.40 percent [+]
Crude Oil Production 3.00 3.00 18.00 2.80 BBL/D/1K [+]
Terrorism Index 1.46 1.98 2.54 0.00 Points [+]
Weapons Sales 3.00 2.00 167.00 1.00 SIPRI TIV Million [+]



Japan Imports by Category Last Previous
Mineral Fuels 3114401.00 3279518.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Machinery & Transport Equipment 2933405.96 2745608.21 JPY Million Oct/22
Petroleum & Petroleum Products 1461114.00 1555456.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Chemicals 1250842.00 1260000.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Petroleum 1218927.00 1315544.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Industrial Chemicals 1216731.00 1225380.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Miscellaneous Manufacturers Articles 1155998.41 1124151.26 JPY Million Oct/22
Gas,natural & Manufactured 860082.27 958883.29 JPY Million Oct/22
Foodstuff 857298.00 815878.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Liquefied Natural Gas 795245.00 878171.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Coal, Coke & Briquettes 793232.78 765282.12 JPY Million Oct/22
Coal 783268.00 759652.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Raw Materials 771251.00 668066.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Food & Live Animals 768584.68 722478.91 JPY Million Oct/22
Crude Materials, Inedible, Except Fuels 744375.23 638105.29 JPY Million Oct/22
Medical & Pharmaceutical Product 569911.00 595576.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Medical & Pharmaceutical Products 569911.00 595576.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Metalliferous Ores & Metal Scrap 517101.98 416606.74 JPY Million Oct/22
Commom Coal N.e.s 517053.93 506244.08 JPY Million Oct/22
Telephony Telegraphy 443354.00 446206.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Integrated Circuits 406125.00 367242.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Clothing & Accessories 387585.00 401680.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Transport Equipment 345717.00 281607.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Chemical Compounds & Elements 339443.25 353273.16 JPY Million Oct/22
Office Equipment 324977.74 256562.08 JPY Million Oct/22
Miscellaneous Manufactured Articles 289737.82 270904.49 JPY Million Oct/22
Non-ferrous Metals 278054.00 263985.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Computer & Units 266061.00 205801.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Nonferrous Metal Ores 246551.00 195284.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Petroleum Product 242187.00 239912.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Precision Instruments & Apparatus 236499.18 224489.35 JPY Million Oct/22
Scientific & Optical Instruments 199656.00 190143.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Organic Chemicals 194050.00 215640.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Petroleum Spirits 185560.00 201874.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Iron Ore & Concentrates 176054.00 148579.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Fish & Fish Preparations 173460.00 164332.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Meat & Meat Preparations 172812.00 168523.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Re Imports Ofof Goods 166104.88 152386.33 JPY Million Oct/22
Clothing 157847.06 160175.46 JPY Million Oct/22
Motor Vehicles 148693.00 125811.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Audio & Visual Apparatus,parts Thereof 145175.00 146813.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Cereals & Cereal Preparations 143828.00 136977.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Metal Products 141282.00 133060.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Inorganic Chemicals 139301.82 131299.66 JPY Million Oct/22
Plastic Materials 130970.07 124732.99 JPY Million Oct/22
Iron & Steel Products 127485.00 126684.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Textile Yarn,fabrics,make Up Articles 124133.00 110916.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Power Generating Machinery 118738.00 138174.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Fruit & Vegetables 110075.00 103591.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Chemical Materials & Products, Nes 98476.43 93807.61 JPY Million Oct/22
Wood & Cork Manufactures 96747.00 92402.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Furniture 93855.00 84784.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Sweaters 89720.68 100350.30 JPY Million Oct/22
Beverages & Tobacco 88766.69 93465.13 JPY Million Oct/22
Electric Power Machinery 86233.00 87245.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Alminium & Alminium Alloys 86213.17 85685.07 JPY Million Oct/22
Women S, Girl S & Infant S Dresses 80531.75 83376.61 JPY Million Oct/22
Men S & Boy S Outer Garments 73264.85 72774.33 JPY Million Oct/22
Non-metallic Mineral Products 72265.00 64589.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Footwear 69273.66 67970.11 JPY Million Oct/22
Maize 66146.53 70354.88 JPY Million Oct/22
Liquefied Petroleum Gas 64851.00 80712.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Bags 63363.00 59346.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Vegetables 61391.00 53542.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Seeds, Oil Nuts & Oil Kernels 60328.23 65674.64 JPY Million Oct/22
Feeding-stuff For Animals 59587.64 45745.50 JPY Million Oct/22
Wood, Lumber & Cork 55099.67 57365.30 JPY Million Oct/22
Parts of Computer 52817.00 45386.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Aircrafts 50809.00 18640.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Fruits 48684.00 50049.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Maize (feeding) 47421.61 45743.47 JPY Million Oct/22
Coffee,tea,cocoa and Spices 45858.37 41728.25 JPY Million Oct/22
Switches, Relays & Fuses 42114.90 40911.69 JPY Million Oct/22
Wood 40773.00 42723.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Beverages 40238.64 40979.67 JPY Million Oct/22
Wheat & Meslin Unmilled 38422.50 33989.84 JPY Million Oct/22
Fertilizers 38228.82 21451.97 JPY Million Oct/22
Synthetic Resins 37976.78 37287.51 JPY Million Oct/22
Knitted Undergarments 37405.53 37275.20 JPY Million Oct/22
Soy Beans 36426.00 38486.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Video Tape Recorders & The Like 35905.26 35997.37 JPY Million Oct/22
Rubber Manufactured 35013.73 32520.35 JPY Million Oct/22
Paper & Paper Products 34756.62 32406.45 JPY Million Oct/22
Electric Motors & Generators 27439.94 25951.32 JPY Million Oct/22
Animal & Vegetable Oils & Fats 26848.53 29985.42 JPY Million Oct/22
Crude Fertilizers & Crude Minerals 25172.43 20294.23 JPY Million Oct/22
Dairy Products & Eggs 24484.55 21302.98 JPY Million Oct/22
Pulp, Waste & Scrap of Paper 24469.70 15991.19 JPY Million Oct/22
Pulp 24340.96 15911.31 JPY Million Oct/22
Crude Rubber 21548.28 22673.04 JPY Million Oct/22
Miscellaneous Food Preparations 21277.05 21204.69 JPY Million Oct/22
Clothing Accessories & Apparel 19652.46 16632.13 JPY Million Oct/22
Connecting Components 17780.00 16910.00 JPY Million Aug/22
Copper & Copper Alloys 17500.97 16749.83 JPY Million Oct/22
Dyeing, Tanning & Colouring Materials 17389.94 15985.91 JPY Million Oct/22
Fixed Vegetable Oils & Fats 16774.16 20057.03 JPY Million Oct/22
Textile Yarn & Thread 13653.74 12975.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Sugar,sugar Preparations and Honey 13645.27 16864.43 JPY Million Oct/22
Polyethylene 12470.20 11842.22 JPY Million Oct/22
Socks & Stockings 11620.88 9988.65 JPY Million Oct/22
Floor Coverings 10600.00 9757.52 JPY Million Oct/22
Textile Fibres & Their Waste 8979.62 7807.59 JPY Million Oct/22
Synthetic Fibres, Yarn & Thread 8286.98 7471.97 JPY Million Oct/22
Processed Oils & Fats,and Waxes 7631.01 8177.01 JPY Million Oct/22
Ships & Boats 5691.75 5225.48 JPY Million Oct/22
Woven Synthetic Fibres 5437.95 4710.32 JPY Million Oct/22
Polyvinyl Chloride Resins 4532.44 4327.95 JPY Million Oct/22
Rubber Materials 4005.50 3720.07 JPY Million Oct/22
Live Animals 3491.55 2169.04 JPY Million Oct/22
Office & Stationery Supplies 3399.34 3085.74 JPY Million Oct/22
Silicones 2548.09 2290.63 JPY Million Oct/22
Animal Oils & Fats 2443.36 1751.38 JPY Million Oct/22
Non Monetary Gold 2345.73 4071.57 JPY Million Oct/22
Pens, Pencils & Fountainpens 2056.22 1910.27 JPY Million Oct/22
Undergarments 2053.14 2539.61 JPY Million Oct/22
Mineral, Tar & Crude Chemicals 1387.72 1286.11 JPY Million Oct/22
Explosive & Pyrotechnic Products 1288.29 1294.73 JPY Million Oct/22
Knitted Or Crocheted Fabrics 1277.27 1522.52 JPY Million Oct/22
Hides, Skins, & Fur Skins,undressed 1242.22 725.21 JPY Million Oct/22
Radioactive Chemical Elements 1180.63 1209.54 JPY Million Oct/22
Woolen & Woven Fabrics 1079.68 1236.44 JPY Million Oct/22
Polystyrene 1019.20 972.31 JPY Million Oct/22
Silk Yarn & Thread 598.40 646.68 JPY Million Oct/22
Silk Woven Fabric 456.06 387.38 JPY Million Oct/22
Cameras & Parts 324.00 293.51 JPY Million Oct/22
Crude Benzene 194.69 213.17 JPY Million Oct/22
Aircrafts from Russia 8.00 0.00 JPY Million Oct/22
Crude Xylene 0.81 0.50 JPY Million Oct/22