Underpants, briefs, nightshirts, pyjamas, bathrobes, dressing gowns and similar articles; men's or boys', knitted or crocheted

6107 (Harmonized System 1992 for 4-digit)

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Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Knit Men's Undergarments. In 2021, Knit Men's Undergarments were the world's 380th most traded product, with a total trade of $9.21B. Between 2020 and 2021 the exports of Knit Men's Undergarments grew by 30.8%, from $7.04B to $9.21B. Trade in Knit Men's Undergarments represent 0.044% of total world trade.

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Exports In 2021 the top exporters of Knit Men's Undergarments  were China ($3.1B), Bangladesh ($998M), Vietnam ($686M), India ($641M), and Netherlands ($399M).

Imports In 2021 the top importers of Knit Men's Undergarments were United States ($2.47B), Germany ($750M), United Kingdom ($437M), Japan ($434M), and Netherlands ($397M).

Ranking Knit Men's Undergarments ranks 916th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).

Description Men's or boys' underpants, briefs, nightshirts, pyjamas, bathrobes, dressing gowns and similar articles are usually made of cotton. They can also be made from polyester or other materials.

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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)China$3.1B
Top Destination (2021)United States$2.47B

In 2021 Knit Men's Undergarments were the world's 380th most traded product (out of 1,217).

In 2021, the top exporters of Knit Men's Undergarments were China ($3.1B), Bangladesh ($998M), Vietnam ($686M), India ($641M), and Netherlands ($399M).

In 2021, the top importers of Knit Men's Undergarments were United States ($2.47B), Germany ($750M), United Kingdom ($437M), Japan ($434M), and Netherlands ($397M).

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Exporters of Knit Men's Undergarments (2021)
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Market Dynamics

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Top Origin Growth (2020 -  2021)China$847M
Top Destination Growth (2020 -  2021)United States$752M

Between 2020 and 2021, the exports of Knit Men's Undergarments grew the fastest in China ($847M), Bangladesh ($290M), India ($195M), Vietnam ($186M), and Netherlands ($91.4M).

Between 2020 and 2021, the fastest growing importers of Knit Men's Undergarments were United States ($752M), Germany ($168M), Italy ($125M), France ($102M), and Netherlands ($87.4M).

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Exporters of Knit Men's Undergarments (2020 - 2021)

Importers of Knit Men's Undergarments (2020 - 2021)

Market Concentration

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This chart shows the evolution of the market concentration of exports of Knit Men's Undergarments.

In 2021, market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 4.04. This means that most of the exports of Knit Men's Undergarments are explained by 16 countries.

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Value of Exports in Knit Men's Undergarments

Net Trade

TOP NET EXPORTER (2021)China$3.05B
TOP NET IMPORTER (2021)United States$2.42B

This map shows which countries export or import more of Knit Men's Undergarments. Each country is colored based on the difference in exports and imports of Knit Men's Undergarments during 2021.

In 2021, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Knit Men's Undergarments were China ($3.05B), Bangladesh ($996M), Vietnam ($664M), India ($629M), and Cambodia ($349M).

In 2021, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Knit Men's Undergarments were United States ($2.42B), Germany ($493M), Japan ($431M), United Kingdom ($399M), and France ($269M).

Net Trade (2021)

Disaggregation

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In 2021, the world most traded Knit Men's Undergarments, disaggragated by their HS6 level were Mens, boys underpants or briefs, of... ($4.9B), Mens, boys underpants or briefs, manmade... ($1.66B), Mens, boys nightshirts or pyjamas, of... ($1.18B), Mens, boys nightshirts or pyjamas, manmade... ($613M), and Mens, boys bathrobes, dressing gown etc... ($355M)

HS6 Disaggregation for Knit Men's Undergarments (2021)
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Country Comparison

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Top 10 Exporters Countries of Knit Men's Undergarments by percentage of total exports

Product Complexity

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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)

Country by Relatedness

The following visualization shows the relatedness of Knit Men's Undergarments to countries. Higher relatedness values ​​indicate greater knowledge, which predicts a greater probability of exporting that product in the future.

Relative Relatedness by Country (2021)

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