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Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Ethylene, propylene, butylene, butadiene, liquefied. In 2021, Ethylene, propylene, butylene, butadiene, liquefied were the world's 1239th most traded product, with a total trade of $2.51B. Between 2020 and 2021 the exports of Ethylene, propylene, butylene, butadiene, liquefied grew by 76.6%, from $1.42B to $2.51B. Trade in Ethylene, propylene, butylene, butadiene, liquefied represent 0.012% of total world trade.

Ethylene, propylene, butylene, butadiene, liquefied are a part of Petroleum Gas.

Exports In 2021 the top exporters of Ethylene, propylene, butylene, butadiene, liquefied  were Canada ($468M), Norway ($197M), Belgium ($184M), Netherlands ($178M), and United Kingdom ($137M).

Imports In 2021 the top importers of Ethylene, propylene, butylene, butadiene, liquefied were Belgium ($533M), United States ($474M), Germany ($382M), China ($193M), and Netherlands ($180M).

Ranking Ethylene, propylene, butylene, butadiene, liquefied ranks 1745th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).

Description Ethylene is used for producing polyethylene, ethylene oxide, ethylene glycol, ethyl gasoline, and ethyl alcohol. Propylene is used to produce polypropylene, propylene oxide, methyl alcohol, and acrylonitrile. Butylene is used to produce butadiene, butadiene rubber, and isobutylene. Butadiene is used to produce synthetic rubber, butadiene polymer, butadiene rubber, butadiene rubber foam, and butadiene styrene rubber. Liquefied is used for fuel and process feedstock

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The following visualization shows the latest trends on Ethylene, propylene, butylene, butadiene, liquefied. 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

Exporters and Importers

Top Origin (2021)Canada$468M
Top Destination (2021)Belgium$533M

In 2021 Ethylene, propylene, butylene, butadiene, liquefied were the world's 1239th most traded product (out of 4,641).

In 2021, the top exporters of Ethylene, propylene, butylene, butadiene, liquefied were Canada ($468M), Norway ($197M), Belgium ($184M), Netherlands ($178M), and United Kingdom ($137M).

In 2021, the top importers of Ethylene, propylene, butylene, butadiene, liquefied were Belgium ($533M), United States ($474M), Germany ($382M), China ($193M), and Netherlands ($180M).

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Exporters of Ethylene, propylene, butylene, butadiene, liquefied (2021)
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Importers of Ethylene, propylene, butylene, butadiene, liquefied (2021)
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Market Dynamics

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Top Origin Growth (2020 -  2021)Canada$250M
Top Destination Growth (2020 -  2021)United States$251M

Between 2020 and 2021, the exports of Ethylene, propylene, butylene, butadiene, liquefied grew the fastest in Canada ($250M), Norway ($132M), Belarus ($75.4M), Netherlands ($72.4M), and Belgium ($71.2M).

Between 2020 and 2021, the fastest growing importers of Ethylene, propylene, butylene, butadiene, liquefied were United States ($251M), Belgium ($237M), Germany ($140M), France ($63.4M), and Indonesia ($62.7M).

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Exporters of Ethylene, propylene, butylene, butadiene, liquefied (2020 - 2021)

Importers of Ethylene, propylene, butylene, butadiene, liquefied (2020 - 2021)

Market Concentration

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This chart shows the evolution of the market concentration of exports of Ethylene, propylene, butylene, butadiene, liquefied.

In 2021, market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 4.43. This means that most of the exports of Ethylene, propylene, butylene, butadiene, liquefied are explained by 21 countries.

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Value of Exports in Ethylene, propylene, butylene, butadiene, liquefied

Net Trade

TOP NET EXPORTER (2021)Canada$463M
TOP NET IMPORTER (2021)United States$418M

This map shows which countries export or import more of Ethylene, propylene, butylene, butadiene, liquefied. Each country is colored based on the difference in exports and imports of Ethylene, propylene, butylene, butadiene, liquefied during 2021.

In 2021, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Ethylene, propylene, butylene, butadiene, liquefied were Canada ($463M), Norway ($197M), Malaysia ($99.8M), Japan ($97.1M), and Turkey ($91.3M).

In 2021, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Ethylene, propylene, butylene, butadiene, liquefied were United States ($418M), Belgium ($350M), Germany ($302M), China ($186M), and Indonesia ($103M).

Net Trade (2021)

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

Top 10 Exporters Countries of Ethylene, propylene, butylene, butadiene, liquefied by percentage of total exports

Product Complexity

Diversification Frontier

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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.

Relatedness vs Country Complexity (2021)

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