Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Other plastic articles. In 2020, Other plastic articles were the world's 25th most traded product, with a total trade of $68.9B. Between 2019 and 2020 the exports of Other plastic articles grew by 1.76%, from $67.7B to $68.9B. Trade in Other plastic articles represent 0.41% of total world trade.
Other plastic articles are a part of Other Plastic Products.
Exports In 2020 the top exporters of Other plastic articles were China ($18.2B), Germany ($8.64B), United States ($6.73B), Italy ($2.83B), and France ($2.47B).
Imports In 2020 the top importers of Other plastic articles were United States ($10.4B), Germany ($6.05B), Mexico ($3.15B), China ($2.94B), and France ($2.88B).
Tariffs In 2018 the average tariff for Other plastic articles was 8.82%, making it the 2577th lowest tariff using the HS6 product classification.
Ranking Other plastic articles ranks 1355th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).
Description Plastics are typically used as packaging for food and drink, as well as for containers for certain kinds of household cleaners. Plastics are also used in automobiles, appliances, furniture, and electronics. Examples include polyvinyl chloride (PVC) and polyethylene terephthalate.