The main sale from Mexico to Japan in 2021 was Meat of Swine, Fresh, Chilled or Frozen (US$372M). The main origins of sales to Japan were Sonora (US$656M), Ciudad de México (US$630M), and Coahuila de Zaragoza (US$328M).
The main product bought by Mexico from Japan in 2021 was Parts and Accessories of Motor Vehicles (US$1.71B). The main destinations of purchases made to Japan were Ciudad de México (US$3.18B), Guanajuato (US$2.61B), and Nuevo León (US$1.79B).
In the period January to December 2021, the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) from Japan to Mexico is US$269M. In the same period, the states that received the highest FDI from Japan were Guanajuato (US$167M), Ciudad de México (US$49.1M), and Estado de México (US$34.7M).
Regarding remittances, in the first quarter of 2022, Mexico received US$107k in remittances from Japan, while Japan received US$182k in remittances from Mexico.
Finally, in terms of immigration to Mexico, 3,121 inmigrants from Japan were registered in 2020, 27.1% women and 72.9% men. The states with the highest concentration of inmigrants from Japan were Aguascalientes (1,502 people), Ciudad de México (454 people), and San Luis Potosí (340 people).