Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Polyacetals. In 2021, Polyacetals were the world's 44th most traded product, with a total trade of $77.1B. Between 2020 and 2021 the exports of Polyacetals grew by 47.8%, from $52.1B to $77.1B. Trade in Polyacetals represent 0.0037% of total world trade.
Polyacetals are a part of Plastics & articles thereof. They include Polyethylene terephthalate, Other polyethers, Polycarbonates, Other polyesters, Epoxide resins, Other unsaturated polyesters, Poly(acetals), and Alkyd resins.
Exports In 2021 the top exporters of Polyacetals were China ($9.98B), South Korea ($7.47B), Germany ($7.45B), Chinese Taipei ($6.18B), and United States ($6.14B).
Imports In 2021 the top importers of Polyacetals were China ($10.1B), United States ($5.22B), Germany ($4.67B), Italy ($3.14B), and Mexico ($2.67B).
Tariffs In 2018 the average tariff for Polyacetals was 4.8%, making it the 861st lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.
Ranking Polyacetals ranks 259th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).
Description Polyacetals are used in the manufacture of products such as pipes, tubing, hoses, wire and cable insulation, and electrical connectors. Polyethers are used in the manufacture of polyurethane foam, which is used in insulation and furniture. Epoxide resins are used in the manufacture of coatings, adhesives, sealants, and other products. Polycarbonates are used in the manufacture of plastic lenses, windows, compact discs, and other products. Alkyd resins are used in the manufacture of paints, varnishes, and other products. Polyallyl esters are used in the manufacture of plasticizers, which are used in the manufacture of plastic products.