Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Carbonates. In 2021, Carbonates were the world's 397th most traded product, with a total trade of $8.58B. Between 2020 and 2021 the exports of Carbonates grew by 20%, from $7.15B to $8.58B. Trade in Carbonates represent 0.00041% of total world trade.
Carbonates are a part of Inorganic chemicals. They include Disodium carbonate, Calcium carbonate, Carbonates of metals nes, Lithium carbonates, Sodium bicarbonate, Potassium carbonates, Barium carbonate, Strontium carbonate, Ammonium carbonate (including commercial), and Lead carbonate, among others.
Exports In 2021 the top exporters of Carbonates were United States ($1.61B), Turkey ($934M), Chile ($897M), China ($896M), and Germany ($732M).
Imports In 2021 the top importers of Carbonates were China ($775M), South Korea ($570M), Mexico ($412M), United States ($334M), and India ($314M).
Tariffs In 2018 the average tariff for Carbonates was 4.38%, making it the 944th lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.
Ranking Carbonates ranks 745th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).
Description Carbonates are used as a base in soap, detergents, and cleaning products. Peroxocarbonates are used in cleaning products, and ammonium carbonate is used in baking powder.