Japan is the 4th largest export economy in the world and the most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2014, Japan exported $714B and imported $754B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $40B. In 2014 the GDP of Japan was $4.6T and its GDP per capita was $36.6k.
The top exports of Japan are Cars ($93.3B), Vehicle Parts ($33.9B), Integrated Circuits ($31.1B), Industrial Printers ($15.2B) and Refined Petroleum ($12.7B), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Crude Petroleum ($116B), Petroleum Gas ($80.1B), Refined Petroleum ($23.9B), Computers ($19.7B) and Coal Briquettes ($16.7B).
The top export destinations of Japan are China ($131B), the United States ($128B), South Korea ($52.5B), Other Asia ($37.4B) and Hong Kong ($36B). The top import origins are China ($166B), the United States ($67.5B), Australia ($43.1B), Saudi Arabia ($42.5B) and the United Arab Emirates ($37.5B).