Coal Briquettes in South Africa

EXPORTS (2018): $6.71B, World Rnk 6 / 99
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TOP DESTINATION (2018): $2.63B, India

FASTEST GROWING MARKET (2017 - 2018): $328M, India

IMPORTS (2018): $497M, World Rnk 32 / 165
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TOP ORIGIN (2018): $319M, Australia

FASTEST GROWING ORIGIN (2017 - 2018): $130M, Australia

ECONOMIC COMPLEXITY of South Africa (2018): 0.16, Rnk 59 / 137

PRODUCT COMPLEXITY  IN Coal Briquettes (2018): -1.66, Rnk 963 / 1018

Overview: This page contains the latest trade data of Coal Briquettes in South Africa.

Exports: In 2018, South Africa exported $6.71B in Coal Briquettes, making it the 6th largest exporter of Coal Briquettes in the world. At the same year, Coal Briquettes was the 5th most exported product in South Africa. The main destination of Coal Briquettes exports from South Africa are: India ($2.63B), Pakistan ($905M), South Korea ($579M), Netherlands ($255M), and Chinese Taipei ($252M).

The fastest growing export markets for Coal Briquettes of South Africa between 2017 and 2018 were India ($328M), Pakistan ($159M), and Netherlands ($156M).

Imports: In 2018, South Africa imported $497M in Coal Briquettes, becoming the 32nd largest importer of Coal Briquettes in the world. At the same year, Coal Briquettes was the 25th most imported product in South Africa. South Africa imports Coal Briquettes primarily from: Australia ($319M), Mozambique ($105M), United States ($34.9M), Vietnam ($9.39M), and Russia ($6.71M).

The fastest growing import markets in Coal Briquettes for South Africa between 2017 and 2018 were Australia ($130M), Romania ($4.12M), and Ukraine ($3.18M).

Overview: In July 2020 South Africa's Coal Briquettes exports accounted up to ZAR4.73B and imports accounted up to ZAR137M, resulting in a positive trade balance of ZAR4.6B. Between July 2019 and July 2020 the exports of South Africa's   Coal Briquettes have increased by ZAR762M (19.2%) from ZAR3.97B to ZAR4.73B, while imports decreased by ZAR-209M (-60.4%) from ZAR346M to ZAR137M.

Destinations: In July 2020 Coal Briquettes exported mostly to India (ZAR2.37B), Pakistan (ZAR790M), Vietnam (ZAR560M), Taiwan (ZAR140M), and United Arab Emirates (ZAR134M), and imported mostly from Mozambique (ZAR74.4M), Eswatini (ZAR25.2M), Botswana (ZAR20.1M), Russia (ZAR15.6M), and Unclassified (ZAR1.29M).

Growth: In July 2020, the increase in Coal Briquettes's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an increase in exports to Vietnam (ZAR1.2B or 1.17k%), Pakistan (ZAR133M or 21.4%), and Kenya (ZAR59.4M or 61.2%). In July 2020, the decrease in Coal Briquettes's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by a decrease in imports from Botswana (ZAR-994k or -7.52%).

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EXPORT GROWTH (July 2019 - July 2020): ZAR762M, (19.2%)

IMPORT GROWTH (July 2019 - July 2020): ZAR-209M, (-60.4%)

MAIN EXPORTER (July 2020): Richards Bay, ZAR9.18B

MAIN DESTINATION (July 2020): India, ZAR2.37B

This section shows Coal Briquettes's exports and imports data at subnational level for South Africa. 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 Coal Briquettes over time.

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EXPORTS (2018): $6.71B

IMPORTS (2018): $497M

NET TRADE (2018): $6.22B

In 2018, South Africa exported $6.71B in Coal Briquettes. The main destinations of South Africa exports on Coal Briquettes were India ($2.63B), Pakistan ($905M), South Korea ($579M), Netherlands ($255M), and Chinese Taipei ($252M).

In 2018, South Africa imported $497M in Coal Briquettes, mainly from Australia ($319M), Mozambique ($105M), United States ($34.9M), Vietnam ($9.39M), and Russia ($6.71M).

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IN 2018, South Africa HAD A POSITIVE NET TRADE IN Coal Briquettes WITH:

  • India, $2.63B ($2.63B - $0)
  • Pakistan, $905M ($905M - $0)
  • South Korea, $579M ($579M - $0)

IN 2018, South Africa HAD A NEGATIVE NET TRADE IN Coal Briquettes WITH:

  • Australia, -$317M ($2.38M - $319M)
  • Russia, -$6.71M ($0 - $6.71M)
  • Latvia, -$6.37M ($0 - $6.37M)
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THE FASTEST GROWING Coal Briquettes EXPORT MARKETS FOR South Africa WERE (2017 - 2018):

THE FASTEST DECLINING MARKETS FOR THE EXPORT OF Coal Briquettes BY South Africa WERE (2017 - 2018):

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Market Concentration

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In 2018, South Africa's main exporting competitors in Coal Briquettes were:

In 2018, South Africa's main importing competitors in Coal Briquettes were:

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Trade Forecasts

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This section shows forecasts for total exports and imports, for Coal Briquettes in South Africa. 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 tariffs for Coal Briquettes in the imports of South Africa were of 0% around the world.

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