HS Icon Gloves other than surgical, of rubber

401519 (Harmonized System 1992 for 6-digit)

Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Gloves other than surgical, of rubber. In 2020, Gloves other than surgical, of rubber were the world's 203rd most traded product, with a total trade of $13.6B. Between 2019 and 2020 the exports of Gloves other than surgical, of rubber grew by 105%, from $6.61B to $13.6B. Trade in Gloves other than surgical, of rubber represent 0.081% of total world trade.

Gloves other than surgical, of rubber are a part of Rubber Apparel.

Exports In 2020 the top exporters of Gloves other than surgical, of rubber  were Malaysia ($7.33B), China ($2.11B), Thailand ($1.9B), Indonesia ($405M), and Vietnam ($299M).

Imports In 2020 the top importers of Gloves other than surgical, of rubber were United States ($4.31B), United Kingdom ($882M), Japan ($760M), Canada ($714M), and Germany ($698M).

Tariffs In 2018 the average tariff for Gloves other than surgical, of rubber was 11.8%, making it the 1765th lowest tariff using the HS6 product classification.

The countries with the highest import tariffs for Gloves other than surgical, of rubber are Iran (46.3%), Bahamas (40.2%), and Brazil (33.6%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Hong Kong (0%), Japan (0%), Singapore (0%), Switzerland (0%), and North Macedonia (0%).

Ranking Gloves other than surgical, of rubber ranks 3541st in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).

Description Gloves are used in many industries to protect the hands of workers and to keep surfaces clean. They are worn by workers in the healthcare industry to keep the hands warm and to protect them from germs. They are worn by people working with chemicals and other hazardous materials to keep the skin from becoming irritated.

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The following visualization shows the latest trends on Gloves other than surgical, of rubber. 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): Malaysia, $7.33B

Top Destination (2020): United States, $4.31B

Gloves other than surgical, of rubber are the world's 203rd most traded product.

In 2020, the top exporters of Gloves other than surgical, of rubber were Malaysia ($7.33B), China ($2.11B), Thailand ($1.9B), Indonesia ($405M), and Vietnam ($299M).

In 2020, the top importers of Gloves other than surgical, of rubber were United States ($4.31B), United Kingdom ($882M), Japan ($760M), Canada ($714M), and Germany ($698M).

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Market Dynamics

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Top Origin Growth (2019 -  2020): Malaysia, $3.44B

Top Destination Growth (2019 - 2020): United States, $2.15B

Between 2019 and 2020, the exports of Gloves other than surgical, of rubber grew the fastest in Malaysia ($3.44B), China ($1.66B), Thailand ($951M), Vietnam ($146M), and Indonesia ($144M).

Between 2019 and 2020, the fastest growing importers of Gloves other than surgical, of rubber were United States ($2.15B), United Kingdom ($652M), Canada ($539M), Japan ($358M), and China ($338M).

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Market Concentration

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This chart shows the evolution of the market concentration of exports of Gloves other than surgical, of rubber.

In 2020,  market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 2.43. This means that most of the exports of Gloves other than surgical, of rubber are explained by 5 countries.

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TOP NET EXPORTER (2020): Malaysia, $7.27B

TOP NET IMPORTER (2020): United States, $4.18B

This map shows which countries export or import more of Gloves other than surgical, of rubber. Each country is colored based on the difference in exports and imports of Gloves other than surgical, of rubber during 2020.

In 2020, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Gloves other than surgical, of rubber were Malaysia ($7.27B), Thailand ($1.84B), China ($1.54B), Indonesia ($373M), and Vietnam ($255M).

In 2020, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Gloves other than surgical, of rubber were United States ($4.18B), United Kingdom ($800M), Japan ($752M), Canada ($684M), and Germany ($528M).

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Value

In 2019, the world most traded Gloves other than surgical, of rubber, disaggragated by their HS6 level were Gloves other than surgical, of rubber ($13.6B)

Country Comparison

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This visualization shows the countries that have an important ratio of their trade related to Gloves other than surgical, of rubber.
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Import Tariffs

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In 2018, the average tariff for importing Gloves other than surgical, of rubber was 11.8%. The countries with the highest tariffs for importing Gloves other than surgical, of rubber were Iran (46.3%), Bahamas (40.2%), and Brazil (33.6%).

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.