Telephones in China

EXPORTS (2018): $55.3B, World Rnk 1 / 202
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TOP DESTINATION (2018): $18.5B, Hong Kong

FASTEST GROWING MARKET (2017 - 2018): $2.97B, United States

IMPORTS (2018): $23.2B, World Rnk 1 / 219
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TOP ORIGIN (2018): $16.8B, Vietnam

FASTEST GROWING ORIGIN (2017 - 2018): $7.31B, Vietnam

ECONOMIC COMPLEXITY of China (2018): 0.89, Rnk 30 / 137

PRODUCT COMPLEXITY  IN Telephones (2018): 0.47, Rnk 386 / 1018

Overview: This page contains the latest trade data of Telephones in China.

Exports: In 2018, China exported $55.3B in Telephones, making it the 1st largest exporter of Telephones in the world. At the same year, Telephones was the 5th most exported product in China. The main destination of Telephones exports from China are: Hong Kong ($18.5B), Vietnam ($6.59B), India ($6.06B), United States ($3.17B), and South Korea ($2.62B).

The fastest growing export markets for Telephones of China between 2017 and 2018 were United States ($2.97B), Saudi Arabia ($633M), and Australia ($280M).

Imports: In 2018, China imported $23.2B in Telephones, becoming the 1st largest importer of Telephones in the world. At the same year, Telephones was the 14th most imported product in China. China imports Telephones primarily from: Vietnam ($16.8B), South Korea ($2.06B), Hong Kong ($1.46B), Japan ($1.15B), and Chinese Taipei ($709M).

The fastest growing import markets in Telephones for China between 2017 and 2018 were Vietnam ($7.31B), Hong Kong ($1.12B), and Israel ($17.5M).

Tariffs: In 2018, the average tariff for China in Telephones was 0.22%. The countries with the highest import tariffs for Telephones were India (3.9%), South Korea (3.9%), Sri Lanka (3.9%), Australia (1.13%), and Burkina Faso (0.22%).

Overview: In July 2020 China's Telephones exports accounted up to $14.8B and imports accounted up to $2.58B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $12.2B. Between July 2019 and July 2020 the exports of China's   Telephones have increased by $5.29B (55.8%) from $9.48B to $14.8B, while imports decreased by $-724M (-21.9%) from $3.31B to $2.58B.

Destinations: In July 2020 Telephones exported mostly to United States ($3.8B), Netherlands ($1.03B), Vietnam ($785M), India ($694M), and Japan ($658M), and imported mostly from China ($984M), Vietnam ($562M), South Korea ($260M), Taiwan ($238M), and Japan ($118M).

Growth: In July 2020, the increase in Telephones's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an increase in exports to United States ($1.02B or 41.3%), Netherlands ($372M or 74.9%), and United Arab Emirates ($176M or 81.5%). In July 2020, the decrease in Telephones's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by a decrease in imports from China ($-311M or -22.5%), Singapore ($-21.7M or -64.8%), and Thailand ($-14.9M or -17%).

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EXPORT GROWTH (July 2019 - July 2020): $5.29B, (55.8%)

IMPORT GROWTH (July 2019 - July 2020): $-724M, (-21.9%)

MAIN EXPORTER (July 2020): Guangdong Province, $4.23B

MAIN DESTINATION (July 2020): United States, $3.8B

This section shows Telephones's exports and imports data at subnational level for China. Click any date in the line plot, any subnational region in the geomap, or any destination or origin country to explore the exports or imports behavior of Telephones over time.

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EXPORTS (2018): $55.3B

IMPORTS (2018): $23.2B

NET TRADE (2018): $32B

In 2018, China exported $55.3B in Telephones. The main destinations of China exports on Telephones were Hong Kong ($18.5B), Vietnam ($6.59B), India ($6.06B), United States ($3.17B), and South Korea ($2.62B).

In 2018, China imported $23.2B in Telephones, mainly from Vietnam ($16.8B), South Korea ($2.06B), Hong Kong ($1.46B), Japan ($1.15B), and Chinese Taipei ($709M).

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IN 2018, China HAD A POSITIVE NET TRADE IN Telephones WITH:

  • Hong Kong, $17B ($18.5B - $1.46B)
  • India, $6.03B ($6.06B - $30.1M)
  • United States, $3.06B ($3.17B - $110M)

IN 2018, China HAD A NEGATIVE NET TRADE IN Telephones WITH:

  • Vietnam, -$10.2B ($6.59B - $16.8B)
  • Chinese Taipei, -$278M ($430M - $709M)
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THE FASTEST GROWING Telephones EXPORT MARKETS FOR China WERE (2017 - 2018):

THE FASTEST DECLINING MARKETS FOR THE EXPORT OF Telephones BY China WERE (2017 - 2018):

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Market Concentration

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In 2018, China's main exporting competitors in Telephones were:

In 2018, China's main importing competitors in Telephones were:

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This section shows forecasts for total exports and imports, for Telephones in China. The forecast is based on a short-term, medium-term and long-term model using yearly trade data.

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Tariffs by Country

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In 2018, the average tariff for China in Telephones was 0.22%.

The countries with the highest tariffs for Telephones in China were India (3.9%), South Korea (3.9%), Sri Lanka (3.9%), Australia (1.13%), and Burkina Faso (0.22%).

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