Aluminium ores and concentrates

2606 (Harmonized System 1992 for 4-digit)

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Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Aluminium Ore. In 2021, Aluminium Ore were the world's 505th most traded product, with a total trade of $5.76B. Between 2020 and 2021 the exports of Aluminium Ore grew by 5.76%, from $5.45B to $5.76B. Trade in Aluminium Ore represent 0.027% of total world trade.

Aluminium Ore are a part of Ores, slag and ash. They include Aluminium ores and concentrates.

Exports In 2021 the top exporters of Aluminium Ore  were Guinea ($3.2B), Australia ($991M), Indonesia ($657M), China ($211M), and Brazil ($190M).

Imports In 2021 the top importers of Aluminium Ore were China ($3.94B), India ($211M), United Arab Emirates ($199M), United States ($197M), and Ukraine ($186M).

Ranking Aluminium Ore ranks 1012th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).

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* Using January 2020 exchange rates when trade data is reported in local currency.

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Historical Data

Exporters and Importers

Top Origin (2021)Guinea$3.2B
Top Destination (2021)China$3.94B

In 2021 Aluminium Ore were the world's 505th most traded product (out of 1,217).

In 2021, the top exporters of Aluminium Ore were Guinea ($3.2B), Australia ($991M), Indonesia ($657M), China ($211M), and Brazil ($190M).

In 2021, the top importers of Aluminium Ore were China ($3.94B), India ($211M), United Arab Emirates ($199M), United States ($197M), and Ukraine ($186M).

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Exporters of Aluminium Ore (2021)
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Market Dynamics

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Top Origin Growth (2020 -  2021)Guinea$238M
Top Destination Growth (2020 -  2021)China$115M

Between 2020 and 2021, the exports of Aluminium Ore grew the fastest in Guinea ($238M), China ($72M), Indonesia ($71.5M), Brazil ($16.5M), and Turkey ($15.4M).

Between 2020 and 2021, the fastest growing importers of Aluminium Ore were China ($115M), India ($56.1M), United States ($49.3M), United Arab Emirates ($47.8M), and Greece ($29.4M).

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Exporters of Aluminium Ore (2020 - 2021)

Importers of Aluminium Ore (2020 - 2021)

Market Concentration

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This chart shows the evolution of the market concentration of exports of Aluminium Ore.

In 2021, market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 2.24. This means that most of the exports of Aluminium Ore are explained by 4 countries.

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Value of Exports in Aluminium Ore

Net Trade

TOP NET EXPORTER (2021)Guinea$3.2B
TOP NET IMPORTER (2021)China$3.73B

This map shows which countries export or import more of Aluminium Ore. Each country is colored based on the difference in exports and imports of Aluminium Ore during 2021.

In 2021, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Aluminium Ore were Guinea ($3.2B), Australia ($988M), Indonesia ($656M), Brazil ($185M), and Guyana ($112M).

In 2021, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Aluminium Ore were China ($3.73B), United Arab Emirates ($198M), India ($194M), United States ($190M), and Ukraine ($186M).

Net Trade (2021)

Country Comparison

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This visualization shows the countries that have an important ratio of their trade related to Aluminium Ore.
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Top 10 Exporters Countries of Aluminium Ore by percentage of total exports

Product Complexity

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The Complexity-Relatedness diagram compares the risk and the strategic value of a product's potential export opportunities. Relatedness is predictive of the probability that a country increases its exports in a product. Complexity, is associated with higher levels of income, economic growth potential, lower income inequality, and lower emissions.

Relatedness vs Country Complexity (2021)

Country by Relatedness

The following visualization shows the relatedness of Aluminium Ore to countries. Higher relatedness values ​​indicate greater knowledge, which predicts a greater probability of exporting that product in the future.

Relative Relatedness by Country (2021)

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