Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Cobalt. In 2020, Cobalt were the world's 476th most traded product, with a total trade of $4.96B. Between 2019 and 2020 the exports of Cobalt grew by 0.81%, from $4.93B to $4.96B. Trade in Cobalt represent 0.03% of total world trade.
Cobalt are a part of Metals; n.e.s., cermets and articles thereof. They include Cobalt, unwrought, matte, waste or scrap, powders and Cobalt, articles thereof, nes.
Exports In 2020 the top exporters of Cobalt were Democratic Republic of the Congo ($2.36B), Canada ($300M), United States ($261M), Norway ($249M), and Finland ($199M).
Imports In 2020 the top importers of Cobalt were China ($2.6B), United States ($381M), Japan ($327M), Netherlands ($322M), and Singapore ($174M).
Ranking Cobalt ranks 945th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).
Description Cobalt is a metal that is used in the production of batteries, catalysts, and other products. Cobalt waste and scrap are byproducts of the production of cobalt.