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Textiles; made up articles n.e.c. in chapter 63, including dress patterns

6307 (Harmonized System 1992 for 4-digit)

Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Other Cloth Articles. In 2020, Other Cloth Articles were the world's 29th most traded product, with a total trade of $77.7B. Between 2019 and 2020 the exports of Other Cloth Articles grew by 382%, from $16.1B to $77.7B. Trade in Other Cloth Articles represent 0.46% of total world trade.

Other Cloth Articles are a part of Textiles rags. They include Made up articles with textile dress pattern, Floor & dish cloths of textile material, and Life jackets and life belts.

Exports In 2020 the top exporters of Other Cloth Articles  were China ($60.7B), Vietnam ($2.05B), Germany ($1.98B), United States ($1.11B), and Mexico ($856M).

Imports In 2020 the top importers of Other Cloth Articles were United States ($19.6B), Germany ($7.29B), France ($6.34B), Japan ($5.04B), and United Kingdom ($5.01B).

Ranking Other Cloth Articles ranks 948th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).

Description Made-up articles of textile materials are used in the production of other goods. They can be made from a variety of materials, including cotton, wool, silk, and polyester.

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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, $60.7B

Top Destination (2020): United States, $19.6B

Other Cloth Articles are the world's 29th most traded product.

In 2020, the top exporters of Other Cloth Articles were China ($60.7B), Vietnam ($2.05B), Germany ($1.98B), United States ($1.11B), and Mexico ($856M).

In 2020, the top importers of Other Cloth Articles were United States ($19.6B), Germany ($7.29B), France ($6.34B), Japan ($5.04B), and United Kingdom ($5.01B).

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Market Dynamics

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Top Origin Growth (2019 -  2020): China, $52.6B

Top Destination Growth (2019 - 2020): United States, $14.8B

Between 2019 and 2020, the exports of Other Cloth Articles grew the fastest in China ($52.6B), Vietnam ($1.36B), Germany ($1.01B), South Korea ($624M), and Hong Kong ($512M).

Between 2019 and 2020, the fastest growing importers of Other Cloth Articles were United States ($14.8B), Germany ($6.09B), France ($5.63B), United Kingdom ($4.43B), and Japan ($3.9B).

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Market Concentration

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This chart shows the evolution of the market concentration of exports of Other Cloth Articles.

In 2020,  market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 1.9. This means that most of the exports of Other Cloth Articles are explained by 3 countries.

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TOP NET EXPORTER (2020): China, $60B

TOP NET IMPORTER (2020): United States, $18.5B

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

In 2020, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Other Cloth Articles were China ($60B), Vietnam ($1.76B), Turkey ($478M), Pakistan ($313M), and India ($248M).

In 2020, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Other Cloth Articles were United States ($18.5B), France ($5.94B), Germany ($5.31B), Japan ($4.79B), and United Kingdom ($4.55B).

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In 2020, the world most traded Other Cloth Articles, disaggragated by their HS6 level were Made up articles with textile dress... ($74.7B), Floor & dish cloths of textile... ($2.55B), and Life jackets and life belts ($466M)

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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.

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