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Automatic data processing machines and units thereof, magnetic or optical readers, machines for transcribing data onto data media in coded form and machines for processing such data, not elsewhere specified or included

Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Computers. In 2020, Computers were the world's 9th most traded product, with a total trade of $303B. Between N/A and 2020 the exports of Computers grew by 7.56%, from N/A to $303B. Trade in Computers represent 1.81% of total world trade.

Computers are a part of Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof.

Exports In 2020 the top exporters of Computers  were N/A.

Imports In 2020 the top importers of Computers were N/A.

Ranking Computers ranks 246th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).

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The following visualization shows the latest trends on Computers. 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

Computers are the world's 9th most traded product.

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Market Dynamics

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Trade by country

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Top Destination Growth (2019 - 2020): United States, $10.5B

Between 2019 and 2020, the fastest growing importers of Computers were United States ($10.5B), Germany ($2.92B), Japan ($1.77B), Hong Kong ($1.29B), and United Kingdom ($1.02B).

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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 Computers.

In 2020,  market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 3. This means that most of the exports of Computers are explained by 7 countries.

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

Disaggregation

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In 2020, the world most traded Computers, disaggragated by their HS6 level were Computer data storage units ($166B), Digital computer cpu with some of... ($78.1B), Automatic data processing machines and units,... ($45.6B), Digital computers with cpu and input-output... ($12.1B), and Computer input or output units ($1.9B)

Country Comparison

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This visualization shows the countries that have an important ratio of their trade related to Computers.
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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.