HS Icon Phosphinates and phosphonates

283510 (Harmonized System 1992 for 6-digit)

Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Phosphinates and phosphonates. In 2020, Phosphinates and phosphonates were the world's 3807th most traded product, with a total trade of $142M. Between 2019 and 2020 the exports of Phosphinates and phosphonates decreased by -17.5%, from $172M to $142M. Trade in Phosphinates and phosphonates represent 0.00085% of total world trade.

Phosphinates and phosphonates are a part of Phosphinates (hypophosphites) and phosphonates (phosphites).

Exports In 2020 the top exporters of Phosphinates and phosphonates  were China ($89.5M), Switzerland ($10.8M), Germany ($5.02M), Italy ($4.27M), and India ($2.92M).

Imports In 2020 the top importers of Phosphinates and phosphonates were Germany ($19.1M), United States ($14.6M), Malaysia ($14.6M), Japan ($11.9M), and Italy ($7.1M).

Tariffs In 2018 the average tariff for Phosphinates and phosphonates was 4.01%, making it the 5057th lowest tariff using the HS6 product classification.

Ranking Phosphinates and phosphonates ranks 2573rd in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).

Description Phosphinates are used in the manufacture of fertilizers, insecticides, and herbicides. Phosphonates are used in the production of plastics, fire retardants, water-treatment chemicals, and corrosion inhibitors.

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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, $89.5M

Top Destination (2020): Germany, $19.1M

Phosphinates and phosphonates are the world's 3807th most traded product.

In 2020, the top exporters of Phosphinates and phosphonates were China ($89.5M), Switzerland ($10.8M), Germany ($5.02M), Italy ($4.27M), and India ($2.92M).

In 2020, the top importers of Phosphinates and phosphonates were Germany ($19.1M), United States ($14.6M), Malaysia ($14.6M), Japan ($11.9M), and Italy ($7.1M).

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Top Origin Growth (2019 -  2020): Turkey, $1.52M

Top Destination Growth (2019 - 2020): United Arab Emirates, $451k

Between 2019 and 2020, the exports of Phosphinates and phosphonates grew the fastest in Turkey ($1.52M), Germany ($564k), United Kingdom ($469k), Saudi Arabia ($426k), and Mexico ($305k).

Between 2019 and 2020, the fastest growing importers of Phosphinates and phosphonates were United Arab Emirates ($451k), Republic of the Congo ($358k), Austria ($309k), Malaysia ($293k), and Argentina ($269k).

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Market Concentration

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This chart shows the evolution of the market concentration of exports of Phosphinates and phosphonates.

In 2020,  market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 2.55. This means that most of the exports of Phosphinates and phosphonates are explained by 5 countries.

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TOP NET EXPORTER (2020): China, $87.9M

TOP NET IMPORTER (2020): Germany, $14.1M

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

In 2020, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Phosphinates and phosphonates were China ($87.9M), Switzerland ($6.71M), Denmark ($2.63M), Tunisia ($390k), and Turkey ($288k).

In 2020, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Phosphinates and phosphonates were Germany ($14.1M), Malaysia ($12.5M), United States ($12.3M), Japan ($10.4M), and South Korea ($6.35M).

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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.