Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Halides. In 2020, Halides were the world's 946th most traded product, with a total trade of $772M. Between 2019 and 2020 the exports of Halides grew by 4.69%, from $737M to $772M. Trade in Halides represent 0.0046% of total world trade.
Halides are a part of Inorganic chemicals; organic and inorganic compounds of precious metals; of rare earth.... They include Halides & halide oxides of non-metals (not chlorides)and Chlorides and chloride oxides of non-metals.
Exports In 2020 the top exporters of Halides were South Korea ($202M), Japan ($138M), Germany ($113M), China ($109M), and United States ($90.6M).
Imports In 2020 the top importers of Halides were Chinese Taipei ($204M), South Korea ($91.1M), China ($88.1M), Japan ($64.7M), and United States ($50.9M).
Tariffs In 2018 the average tariff for Halides was 3.95%, making it the 1018th lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Halides are Bahamas (40.2%), Bermuda (22.2%), Cayman Islands (22%), and Comoros (18.9%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Angola (0%), Kenya (0%), Mauritius (0%), Rwanda (0%), and Tanzania (0%).
Ranking Halides ranks 25th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).
Description Halides are often used as chemical reagents, such as in the production of hydrochloric acid. Halide oxides are often used in the production of chlorine gas.