Packing cases, boxes, crates, drums and similar packings, of wood; cable-drums of wood; pallets, box pallets and other load boards, of wood; pallet collars of wood

4415 (Harmonized System 1992 for 4-digit)

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Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Wood Crates. In 2021, Wood Crates were the world's 524th most traded product, with a total trade of $5.47B. Between 2020 and 2021 the exports of Wood Crates grew by 49.3%, from $3.66B to $5.47B. Trade in Wood Crates represent 0.026% of total world trade.

Wood Crates are a part of Wood, wood articles, & charcoal. They include Wooden pallets, box pallets and load boards and Wooden cases, boxes, crates, drums and containers.

Exports In 2021 the top exporters of Wood Crates  were Poland ($963M), Germany ($519M), Czechia ($334M), Netherlands ($313M), and Belgium ($258M).

Imports In 2021 the top importers of Wood Crates were Germany ($1.25B), France ($422M), Netherlands ($387M), United States ($361M), and Belgium ($338M).

Ranking Wood Crates ranks 459th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).

Description Wood packing cases, boxes or crates are used to transport and store items. They are often used for shipping purposes, as well as for storage.

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* Using January 2020 exchange rates when trade data is reported in local currency.

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Historical Data

Exporters and Importers

Top Origin (2021)Poland$963M
Top Destination (2021)Germany$1.25B

In 2021 Wood Crates were the world's 524th most traded product (out of 1,217).

In 2021, the top exporters of Wood Crates were Poland ($963M), Germany ($519M), Czechia ($334M), Netherlands ($313M), and Belgium ($258M).

In 2021, the top importers of Wood Crates were Germany ($1.25B), France ($422M), Netherlands ($387M), United States ($361M), and Belgium ($338M).

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Exporters of Wood Crates (2021)
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Market Dynamics

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Top Origin Growth (2020 -  2021)Poland$378M
Top Destination Growth (2020 -  2021)Germany$518M

Between 2020 and 2021, the exports of Wood Crates grew the fastest in Poland ($378M), Germany ($178M), United Kingdom ($122M), Czechia ($113M), and Netherlands ($91.9M).

Between 2020 and 2021, the fastest growing importers of Wood Crates were Germany ($518M), Netherlands ($158M), France ($147M), Italy ($119M), and Belgium ($113M).

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Exporters of Wood Crates (2020 - 2021)

Importers of Wood Crates (2020 - 2021)

Market Concentration

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This chart shows the evolution of the market concentration of exports of Wood Crates.

In 2021, market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 4.91. This means that most of the exports of Wood Crates are explained by 29 countries.

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Value of Exports in Wood Crates

Net Trade

TOP NET EXPORTER (2021)Poland$848M
TOP NET IMPORTER (2021)Germany$731M

This map shows which countries export or import more of Wood Crates. Each country is colored based on the difference in exports and imports of Wood Crates during 2021.

In 2021, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Wood Crates were Poland ($848M), Czechia ($199M), Latvia ($152M), Lithuania ($137M), and Ukraine ($125M).

In 2021, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Wood Crates were Germany ($731M), France ($255M), United States ($220M), Italy ($151M), and Austria ($111M).

Net Trade (2021)

Disaggregation

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In 2021, the world most traded Wood Crates, disaggragated by their HS6 level were Wooden pallets, box pallets and load... ($4.37B) and Wooden cases, boxes, crates, drums and... ($1.1B)

HS6 Disaggregation for Wood Crates (2021)
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Country Comparison

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This visualization shows the countries that have an important ratio of their trade related to Wood Crates.
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Top 10 Exporters Countries of Wood Crates by percentage of total exports

Product Complexity

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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.

Relatedness vs Country Complexity (2021)

Country by Relatedness

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

Relative Relatedness by Country (2021)

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