Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Animals; live. In 2020, Animals; live were the world's 69th most traded product, with a total trade of $23B. Between 2019 and 2020 the exports of Animals; live decreased by -0.64%, from $23.2B to $23B. Trade in Animals; live represent 0.14% of total world trade.

Animals; live are a part of Animal Products. They include Live animals.

Exports In 2020 the top exporters of Animals; live  were France ($2.38B), Netherlands ($1.86B), Denmark ($1.48B), Germany ($1.38B), and Australia ($1.37B).

Imports In 2020 the top importers of Animals; live were United States ($2.83B), Germany ($1.73B), Italy ($1.7B), Hong Kong ($1.21B), and China ($1.19B).

Tariffs In 2018 the average tariff for Animals; live was 10.5%, making it the 43rd lowest tariff using the HS2 product classification.

The countries with the highest import tariffs for Animals; live are Switzerland (105%), Liechtenstein (105%), Norway (92.5%), and Cyprus (47.5%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Mauritius (0%), South Africa (0%), United Arab Emirates (0%), Hong Kong (0%), and Kuwait (0%).

Ranking Animals; live ranks 56th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).

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The following visualization shows the latest trends on Animals; live. Countries are shown based on data availability.

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

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Historical Data

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Exporters and Importers

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Trade By Country

Top Origin (2020): France, $2.38B

Top Destination (2020): United States, $2.83B

Animals; live are the world's 69th most traded product.

In 2020, the top exporters of Animals; live were France ($2.38B), Netherlands ($1.86B), Denmark ($1.48B), Germany ($1.38B), and Australia ($1.37B).

In 2020, the top importers of Animals; live were United States ($2.83B), Germany ($1.73B), Italy ($1.7B), Hong Kong ($1.21B), and China ($1.19B).

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Market Dynamics

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Trade by country

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Top Origin Growth (2019 -  2020): Hong Kong, $566M

Top Destination Growth (2019 - 2020): China, $504M

Between 2019 and 2020, the exports of Animals; live grew the fastest in Hong Kong ($566M), Thailand ($365M), Mexico ($298M), France ($125M), and New Zealand ($115M).

Between 2019 and 2020, the fastest growing importers of Animals; live were China ($504M), Cambodia ($262M), United States ($194M), Italy ($176M), and Hong Kong ($116M).

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Market Concentration

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Cumulative market share

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This chart shows the evolution of the market concentration of exports of Animals; live.

In 2020,  market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 5.01. This means that most of the exports of Animals; live are explained by 32 countries.

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TOP NET EXPORTER (2020): France, $2.05B

TOP NET IMPORTER (2020): United States, $1.87B

This map shows which countries export or import more of Animals; live. Each country is colored based on the difference in exports and imports of Animals; live during 2020.

In 2020, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Animals; live were France ($2.05B), Denmark ($1.42B), Australia ($1.25B), Canada ($934M), and Mexico ($753M).

In 2020, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Animals; live were United States ($1.87B), Italy ($1.65B), Poland ($658M), Hong Kong ($642M), and Vietnam ($544M).

Disaggregation

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In 2019, the world most traded Animals; live, disaggragated by their HS6 level were Bovine animals, live, except pure-bred breeding ($7.59B), Swine, live except pure-bred breeding >... ($2.29B), Horses, live except pure-bred breeding ($2.2B), Swine, live except pure-bred breeding <... ($1.95B), and Horses, live pure-bred breeding ($1.52B)

Country Comparison

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This visualization shows the countries that have an important ratio of their trade related to Animals; live.
It is possible to select the main countries that export or import Animals; live in the world, or by continent, as well as select the measure of interest.

Import Tariffs

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In 2018, the average tariff for importing Animals; live was 10.5%. The countries with the highest tariffs for importing Animals; live were Switzerland (105%), Liechtenstein (105%), Norway (92.5%), and Cyprus (47.5%).

Product Complexity

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Diversification Frontier

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Specialization

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.