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4401 (Harmonized System 1992 for 4-digit)

Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Fuel Wood. In 2020, Fuel Wood were the world's 317th most traded product, with a total trade of $9.95B. Between 2019 and 2020 the exports of Fuel Wood decreased by -8.56%, from $10.9B to $9.95B. Trade in Fuel Wood represent 0.059% of total world trade.

Fuel Wood are a part of Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal. They include Wood in chips, non-coniferous, Sawdust, wood waste or scrap, Wood in chips, coniferous, and Fuel wood.

Exports In 2020 the top exporters of Fuel Wood  were Vietnam ($1.92B), United States ($1.4B), Australia ($657M), Latvia ($557M), and Canada ($493M).

Imports In 2020 the top importers of Fuel Wood were Japan ($1.72B), China ($1.65B), United Kingdom ($1.48B), Italy ($711M), and Denmark ($622M).

Tariffs In 2018 the average tariff for Fuel Wood was 5.51%, making it the 759th lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.

The countries with the highest import tariffs for Fuel Wood are Zambia (36.3%), Sudan (35%), Cameroon (29.4%), Gabon (29.4%), and Chad (29.4%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Ethiopia (0%), Kenya (0%), Mauritius (0%), Rwanda (0%), and Tanzania (0%).

Ranking Fuel Wood ranks 608th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).

Description Fuel wood is used for heating homes and cooking.

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The following visualization shows the latest trends on Fuel Wood. 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

Top Origin (2020): Vietnam, $1.92B

Top Destination (2020): Japan, $1.72B

Fuel Wood are the world's 317th most traded product.

In 2020, the top exporters of Fuel Wood were Vietnam ($1.92B), United States ($1.4B), Australia ($657M), Latvia ($557M), and Canada ($493M).

In 2020, the top importers of Fuel Wood were Japan ($1.72B), China ($1.65B), United Kingdom ($1.48B), Italy ($711M), and Denmark ($622M).

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Market Dynamics

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Trade by country

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Top Origin Growth (2019 -  2020): Latvia, $56.1M

Top Destination Growth (2019 - 2020): Netherlands, $241M

Between 2019 and 2020, the exports of Fuel Wood grew the fastest in Latvia ($56.1M), Russia ($53.9M), Denmark ($49M), Canada ($33.2M), and Lithuania ($28.6M).

Between 2019 and 2020, the fastest growing importers of Fuel Wood were Netherlands ($241M), United Kingdom ($80.1M), Finland ($41.3M), Estonia ($28.4M), and Belgium ($9.53M).

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Market Concentration

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This chart shows the evolution of the market concentration of exports of Fuel Wood.

In 2020,  market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 4.51. This means that most of the exports of Fuel Wood are explained by 22 countries.

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TOP NET EXPORTER (2020): Vietnam, $1.92B

TOP NET IMPORTER (2020): Japan, $1.72B

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

In 2020, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Fuel Wood were Vietnam ($1.92B), United States ($1.25B), Australia ($649M), Russia ($481M), and Latvia ($464M).

In 2020, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Fuel Wood were Japan ($1.72B), China ($1.64B), United Kingdom ($1.46B), Italy ($691M), and South Korea ($399M).

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In 2019, the world most traded Fuel Wood, disaggragated by their HS6 level were Sawdust, wood waste or scrap ($5.31B), Wood in chips, non-coniferous ($3.31B), Wood in chips, coniferous ($870M), and Fuel wood ($456M)

Country Comparison

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

Import Tariffs

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In 2018, the average tariff for importing Fuel Wood was 5.51%. The countries with the highest tariffs for importing Fuel Wood were Zambia (36.3%), Sudan (35%), Cameroon (29.4%), Gabon (29.4%), and Chad (29.4%).

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.

Country by Relatedness

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The following visualization shows the relatedness of Fuel Wood to countries. Higher relatedness values ​​indicate greater knowledge, which predicts a greater probability of exporting that product in the future.