Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Other Slag and Ash. In 2020, Other Slag and Ash were the world's 1014th most traded product, with a total trade of $467M. Between 2019 and 2020 the exports of Other Slag and Ash grew by 8.93%, from $428M to $467M. Trade in Other Slag and Ash represent 0.0028% of total world trade.
Other Slag and Ash are a part of Ores, slag and ash. They include Slag and ash nes, including seaweed ash (kelp).
Exports In 2020 the top exporters of Other Slag and Ash were China ($85.8M), India ($70.8M), United States ($54.6M), Japan ($27.3M), and Germany ($22.4M).
Imports In 2020 the top importers of Other Slag and Ash were Sweden ($43M), Bangladesh ($42.4M), United States ($33.9M), Netherlands ($31.9M), and Saudi Arabia ($21.4M).
Tariffs In 2018 the average tariff for Other Slag and Ash was 2.43%, making it the 1193rd lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Other Slag and Ash are Bahamas (40.2%), Angola (30%), Bhutan (29.4%), and Bermuda (25%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Kenya (0%), Mauritius (0%), Rwanda (0%), Tanzania (0%), and Uganda (0%).
Description Slag is a by-product of smelting metal ores. It is used in the construction industry as an aggregate, in the manufacture of cement, and in the production of glass. Ash is the residue that remains after the combustion of coal, wood, or other combustible material. It is used in the manufacture of fertilizer, as a soil conditioner, in the production of cinder blocks, and in the manufacture of Portland cement. Kelp ash is a by-product of seaweed harvesting. It is used in the manufacture of fertilizers, as a soil conditioner, and in the production of cinder blocks.