HS Icon Nitrogenous Fertilizers

Fertilizers; mineral or chemical, nitrogenous

3102 (Harmonized System 1992 for 4-digit)

Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Nitrogenous Fertilizers. In 2020, Nitrogenous Fertilizers were the world's 163rd most traded product, with a total trade of $22.5B. Between 2019 and 2020 the exports of Nitrogenous Fertilizers decreased by -7.77%, from $24.4B to $22.5B. Trade in Nitrogenous Fertilizers represent 0.13% of total world trade.

Nitrogenous Fertilizers include Urea, including aqueous solution in packs >10 kg, Ammonium nitrate, including solution, in pack >10 kg, Ammonium nitrate limestone etc mixes, pack >10 kg, Ammonium sulphate, in packs >10 kg, Urea-ammonium nitrate mixes in solution, pack >10 kg, Nitrogenous fertilizers, mixes, nes, pack >10 kg, Calcium-ammonium nitrate mix, double salts pack >10kg, Ammonium sulphate-nitrate mix, double salts, pack>10k, Sodium nitrate, in packs >10 kg, and Calcium cyanamide in packs >10 kg, among others.

Exports In 2020 the top exporters of Nitrogenous Fertilizers  were China ($2.77B), Russia ($2.6B), Saudi Arabia ($1.23B), Netherlands ($1.19B), and Egypt ($1.17B).

Imports In 2020 the top importers of Nitrogenous Fertilizers were India ($2.64B), Brazil ($2.49B), United States ($1.78B), France ($963M), and Australia ($773M).

Ranking Nitrogenous Fertilizers ranks 923rd in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).

Description Nitrogenous fertilisers are used to provide nitrogen for plants. Nitrogen is an essential nutrient for plants, but it is often unavailable in the soil. Nitrogenous fertilisers can be added to the soil to increase nitrogen levels.

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The following visualization shows the latest trends on Nitrogenous Fertilizers. 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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Exporters and Importers

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Trade By Country

Top Origin (2020): China, $2.77B

Top Destination (2020): India, $2.64B

Nitrogenous Fertilizers are the world's 163rd most traded product.

In 2020, the top exporters of Nitrogenous Fertilizers were China ($2.77B), Russia ($2.6B), Saudi Arabia ($1.23B), Netherlands ($1.19B), and Egypt ($1.17B).

In 2020, the top importers of Nitrogenous Fertilizers were India ($2.64B), Brazil ($2.49B), United States ($1.78B), France ($963M), and Australia ($773M).

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Market Dynamics

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Trade by country

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Top Origin Decrease (2019 -  2020): Russia, -$499M

Top Destination Growth (2019 - 2020): Switzerland, $96.1M

Between 2019 and 2020, the fastest declining exporters of Nitrogenous Fertilizers were Russia (-$499M), Egypt (-$331M), Qatar (-$167M), Iran (-$136M), and Netherlands (-$132M).

Between 2019 and 2020, the fastest growing importers of Nitrogenous Fertilizers were Switzerland ($96.1M), Australia ($66.9M), Argentina ($51.3M), Sri Lanka ($43.8M), and Serbia ($39.5M).

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Market Concentration

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Cumulative market share

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This chart shows the evolution of the market concentration of exports of Nitrogenous Fertilizers.

In 2020,  market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 5.02. This means that most of the exports of Nitrogenous Fertilizers are explained by 32 countries.

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TOP NET EXPORTER (2020): China, $2.75B

TOP NET IMPORTER (2020): India, $2.6B

This map shows which countries export or import more of Nitrogenous Fertilizers. Each country is colored based on the difference in exports and imports of Nitrogenous Fertilizers during 2020.

In 2020, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Nitrogenous Fertilizers were China ($2.75B), Russia ($2.58B), Saudi Arabia ($1.21B), Egypt ($1.15B), and Qatar ($1.15B).

In 2020, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Nitrogenous Fertilizers were India ($2.6B), Brazil ($2.47B), United States ($1.14B), France ($751M), and Australia ($746M).

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In 2020, the world most traded Nitrogenous Fertilizers, disaggragated by their HS6 level were Urea, including aqueous solution in packs... ($13.7B), Ammonium sulphate, in packs >10 kg ($2.05B), Ammonium nitrate, including solution, in pack... ($1.96B), Ammonium nitrate limestone etc mixes, pack... ($1.93B), and Urea-ammonium nitrate mixes in solution, pack... ($1.22B)

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This visualization shows the countries that have an important ratio of their trade related to Nitrogenous Fertilizers.
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Product Complexity

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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.

Country by Relatedness

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The following visualization shows the relatedness of Nitrogenous Fertilizers to countries. Higher relatedness values ​​indicate greater knowledge, which predicts a greater probability of exporting that product in the future.