Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Hypochlorites. In 2020, Hypochlorites were the world's 975th most traded product, with a total trade of $658M. Between 2019 and 2020 the exports of Hypochlorites grew by 2.33%, from $643M to $658M. Trade in Hypochlorites represent 0.0039% of total world trade.
Hypochlorites are a part of Inorganic chemicals. They include Hypochlorites nes, chlorites & hypobromites of metals and Commercial and other calcium hypochlorite.
Exports In 2020 the top exporters of Hypochlorites were China ($155M), United States ($62.3M), Japan ($60.8M), Germany ($38M), and India ($32.5M).
Imports In 2020 the top importers of Hypochlorites were France ($40.8M), United States ($39.1M), Germany ($36.5M), Italy ($25.8M), and Vietnam ($21.2M).
Tariffs In 2018 the average tariff for Hypochlorites was 5.12%, making it the 814th lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.
Ranking Hypochlorites ranks 697th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).
Description Commercial calcium hypochlorite is used to disinfect water and swimming pools. Chlorites are used in the production of pesticides and herbicides. Hypobromites are used in the production of bromine.