Taiwan's export value in January 2023 was US$31.51 billion, an increase of -21.2% compared to the same month last year. Taiwan's import value in January 2023 was US$29.17 billion, an increase of -16.6% compared to the same month last year.
In January 2023, the export value of electronic products was US$12.72 billion (40.4% of the total). It was the principal commodity export. Compared to the same month last year, mineral products, vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipments and information, communication and audio-video products grew by -8.1%, -10.0% and -10.4% respectively.
In January 2023, exports to the Japan, Europe, U.S.A., ASEAN and Mainland China & Hong Kong grew by 3.1%, 2.5%, -14.5%, -26.7% and -33.5%, respectively compared to the same month of last year.