Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Antiknock. In 2021, Antiknock were the world's 309th most traded product, with a total trade of $12.4B. Between 2020 and 2021 the exports of Antiknock grew by 16.2%, from $10.7B to $12.4B. Trade in Antiknock represent 0.059% of total world trade.
Antiknock are a part of Chemical products n.e.s.. They include Lubricating oil additives with petroleum, bitumen oil, Oil additives nes, oxidation, corrosion, gum inhibito, Lubricating oil additives, no petroleum, bitumen oils, Anti-knock preparations, except lead compounds, and Anti-knock preparations based on lead compounds.
Ranking Antiknock ranks 315th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).
Description Anti-knock preparations are compounds that reduce the tendency of the fuel to detonate (knock) in the engine. Oxidation inhibitors are chemicals that prevent oxidation and the formation of deposits in the engine, which can lead to a loss of power and efficiency. Gum inhibitors are compounds that prevent the formation of insoluble gums or varnishes in the engine. Viscosity improvers are compounds that increase the viscosity of the oil, thus reducing oil consumption. Anti-corrosive preparations are compounds that protect the metal surfaces in the engine from corrosion. Other prepared additives are compounds that serve various purposes, such as improving fuel economy, increasing engine power, etc.