Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Orthopedic Appliances. In 2020, Orthopedic Appliances were the world's 49th most traded product, with a total trade of $56.8B. Between 2019 and 2020 the exports of Orthopedic Appliances decreased by -10.6%, from $63.5B to $56.8B. Trade in Orthopedic Appliances represent 0.34% of total world trade.
Orthopedic Appliances are a part of Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts.... They include Orthopaedic appliances, nes, Artificial body parts, aids and appliances, etc, Artificial joints, Orthopaedic/fracture appliances, nes, Pacemakers for stimulating heart muscles, Hearing aids, except parts and accessories, Dental fittings, nes, and Artificial teeth.
Exports In 2020 the top exporters of Orthopedic Appliances were United States ($10.2B), Netherlands ($6.98B), Switzerland ($6.14B), Ireland ($5.36B), and Germany ($4.83B).
Imports In 2020 the top importers of Orthopedic Appliances were United States ($10.5B), Netherlands ($6.2B), Germany ($5.16B), China ($3.01B), and Japan ($2.98B).
Tariffs In 2018 the average tariff for Orthopedic Appliances was 1.94%, making it the 1245th lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Orthopedic Appliances are Nauru (10%), Solomon Islands (9.88%), Cuba (9.79%), and Samoa (8%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Angola (0%), Cote d'Ivoire (0%), Ghana (0%), Guinea (0%), and Kenya (0%).
Ranking Orthopedic Appliances ranks 141st in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).
Description Orthopaedic appliances are used to help people who have broken bones or other injuries. They can be made from a variety of materials, including plastic, metal, and wood.