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Jan-Jun 2022: US$641M, Foreign Direct Investment

2022-Q2: US$111k, Remittances received from Japan

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 June 2022, the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) from Japan to Mexico is US$641M. In the same period, the states that received the highest FDI from Japan were Guanajuato (US$193M), Ciudad de México (US$131M), and Nuevo León (US$110M).

Regarding remittances, in the second quarter of 2022, Mexico received US$111k in remittances from Japan, while Japan received US$251k 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).

Commercial Exchange

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The icons show the percentage share of Japan in Mexico's imports and exports, as well as the net trade balance between the two countries.

Data provided by Bank of Mexico.

Net International Exchange

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In June 2022, the international sales from Mexico to Japan were US$422M, while international purchases reached US$1.62B. The above results in a trade balance of -US$1.2B.

Annual International Trade

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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).

Monthly International Trade

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The main sale from Mexico to Japan in June 2022 was Copper Ores and Concentrates (US$87.7M). The main origins of sales to Japan were Sonora (US$124M), Nuevo León (US$33.5M), and Ciudad de México (US$30.5M).

The main product bought by Mexico from Japan in June 2022 was Parts and Accessories of Motor Vehicles (US$172M). The main destinations of purchases made to Japan were Ciudad de México (US$474M), Guanajuato (US$202M), and Nuevo León (US$150M).

Net Trade Balance

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In 2021, the states with the highest commercial exchange (international sales minus international purchases) with were Sonora (US$503M), Yucatán (US$172M), and Sinaloa (US$129M).

Foreign Direct Investment

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Foreign Direct Investment Flow

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In the period January to June 2022, the FDI from Japan to Mexico reached US$641M, distributed in inter-company debts (US$387M), reinvestment of earnings (US$239M), and equity capital (US$15.6M).

From January 1999 to June 2022, Mexico has received a total of US$29.9B in FDI from Japan, distributed in equity capital (US$12.1B), inter-company debts (US$9.42B), and reinvestment of earnings (US$8.39B).

Foreign Direct Investment by States

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From January to June 2022, the states that received the highest FDI from Japan were Guanajuato (US$193M), Ciudad de México (US$131M), and Nuevo León (US$110M).

Historically (from January 1999 to June 2022) the states that have received the most FDI from Japan are Aguascalientes (US$6.25B), Guanajuato (US$3.99B), and Ciudad de México (US$3.26B).

Evolution of the Amount of Remittances

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The chart compares the evolution of remittances sent from Mexico to Japan and the remittances that Mexico receives from Japan.

In the second quarter of 2022, Mexico received US$111k in remittances from Japan, while Japan received US$251k in remittances from Mexico.

Remittancesand Foreign Direct Investment

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The visualization compares the evolution of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) and the income from remittances from Japan.

During 2021, a total amount of remittances of US$218k is accumulated, while the FDI from Japan to Mexico accumulated in the year is US$641M.

Immigration from Japan

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The map shows the destination states of migrants from Japan to Mexico in recent years. The bar chart shows the main causes of migration.

The states with the highest concentration of migrants from Japan were Aguascalientes (1,502 people), Ciudad de México (454 people), and San Luis Potosí (340 people).

The main reasons of migration from Japan to Mexico in recent years were economical (1,318 people) and family (796 people).

Diversity of immigrants

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The graph shows the population pyramid of the migrant population from Japan to Mexico in recent years.

3,121 inmigrants from Japan were registered, 27.1% women and 72.9% men.

The age ranges that concentrated the largest migrant population from Japan were 50 to 54 years (564 people), 35 to 39 years (498 people), and 30 to 34 years (490 people). These concentrated 49.7% of the total migrant population.