Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Knit Socks and Hosiery. In 2020, Knit Socks and Hosiery were the world's 269th most traded product, with a total trade of $11.8B. Between 2019 and 2020 the exports of Knit Socks and Hosiery decreased by -16.3%, from $14.1B to $11.8B. Trade in Knit Socks and Hosiery represent 0.07% of total world trade.
Knit Socks and Hosiery are a part of Knitted clothing accesories. They include Hosiery nes, of cotton, knit, Hosiery nes, synthetic fibres, knit, Panty hose etc, synthetic fibre yarn <67 dtex/sy, kni, Panty hose etc of materials nes, knit, Panty hose etc, synthetic fibre yarn >67 dtex/sy, kni, Hosiery nes, of materials nes, knit, Womens full, kneelength hosiery, yarn <67 dtex/sy,kni, and Hosiery nes, of wool or fine animal hair, knit.
Exports In 2020 the top exporters of Knit Socks and Hosiery were China ($4.74B), Turkey ($1.07B), Italy ($671M), Germany ($624M), and Netherlands ($449M).
Imports In 2020 the top importers of Knit Socks and Hosiery were United States ($2.16B), Germany ($1.26B), Japan ($704M), United Kingdom ($664M), and France ($599M).
Tariffs In 2018 the average tariff for Knit Socks and Hosiery was 22.8%, making it the 68th lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.
Ranking Knit Socks and Hosiery ranks 789th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).
Description Pantyhose are a type of hosiery that is used to cover the legs. They can be made from many different materials, including cotton, nylon, polyester, and spandex. Tights are a type of pantyhose that is tighter than regular pantyhose. Stockings are also a type of hosiery that covers the leg. Socks are a type of hosiery that covers the foot. Graduated compression hosiery is used to treat varicose veins in the legs.