HS Icon Facial Tissue

4803 (Harmonized System 1992 for 4-digit)

World Trade (2018): $4.51B, Rnk 535 / 1225

Top Exporter (2018): $625M, Indonesia

Top Importer (2018): $559M, United States

Product Complexity (2018): -0.55, Rnk 712 / 1018

Export Growth (CAGR)(2017 - 2018): 15.3%, Rnk 503 / 1225

Mean Tariff (2018): 7.87%, Rnk 553 / 1259

Share of World Trade (2018): 0.025%, Rnk 535 / 1225

Overview:  This page contains the latest trade data of Facial Tissue. In 2018, Facial Tissue were the world's 535th most traded product, with a total trade of $4.51B. Between 2017 and 2018 the exports of Facial Tissue grew by 15.3%, from  $3.92B to $4.51B. Trade in Facial Tissue represent 0.025% of total world trade.

Exports: In 2018 the top exporters of Facial Tissue  were Indonesia ($625M), Italy ($477M), Turkey ($361M), China ($317M), and United States ($269M).

Imports: In 2018 the top importers of Facial Tissue were United States ($559M), United Kingdom ($420M), Germany ($325M), Australia ($168M), and Greece ($158M).

Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Facial Tissue was 7.87%, been the 553 lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.

The countries with the highest import tariffs for Facial Tissue are Bahamas (40.2%), Iran (30%), Algeria (29.1%), Uzbekistan (28.7%), and Bangladesh (25%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Angola (0%), Mauritius (0%), Hong Kong (0%), Japan (0%), and South Korea (0%).

Ranking: Facial Tissue ranks 712th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).

Exporters and Importers

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Trade By Country

Top Origin (2018): Indonesia, $625M

Top Destination (2018): United States, $559M

Facial Tissue are the world's 535th most traded product.

In 2018, the top exporters of Facial Tissue were Indonesia ($625M), Italy ($477M), Turkey ($361M), China ($317M), and United States ($269M).

In 2018, the top importers of Facial Tissue were United States ($559M), United Kingdom ($420M), Germany ($325M), Australia ($168M), and Greece ($158M).

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Market Dynamics

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Trade by country

Value

Top Origin Growth (2017 -  2018): Italy, $116M

Top Destination Growth (2017 - 2018): United States, $77.4M

Between 2017 and 2018, the exports of Facial Tissue grew the fastest in Italy ($116M), Indonesia ($105M), United Arab Emirates ($80.1M), Brazil ($62.1M), and Turkey ($60M).

Between 2017 and 2018, the fastest growing importers of Facial Tissue were United States ($77.4M), Chile ($73.7M), United Kingdom ($47.5M), Saudi Arabia ($44.3M), and Croatia ($38.3M).

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Market Concentration

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Cumulative market share

This chart shows the evolution of the market concentration of exports of Facial Tissue.

In 2018,  market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 4.76. This means that most of the exports of Facial Tissue are explained by 27 countries.

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TOP NET EXPORTER (2018): Indonesia, $616M

TOP NET IMPORTER (2018): United Kingdom, $352M

This map shows which countries export or import more of Facial Tissue. Each country is colored based on the difference in exports and imports of Facial Tissue during 2018.

In 2018, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Facial Tissue were Indonesia ($616M), Italy ($357M), Turkey ($355M), China ($267M), and Sweden ($161M).

In 2018, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Facial Tissue were United Kingdom ($352M), United States ($290M), Australia ($164M), Greece ($136M), and Saudi Arabia ($119M).

Trade Forecasts

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This section shows forecasts for total trade for Facial Tissue. The forecast is based in a long short-term memory model or LSTM constructed using yearly trade data.

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Import Tariffs

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In 2018, the average tariff for importing Facial Tissue was 7.87%.  The countries with the highest tariffs for importing Facial Tissue were Bahamas (40.2%), Iran (30%), Algeria (29.1%), Uzbekistan (28.7%), and Bangladesh (25%).

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Product Complexity

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Diversification Frontier

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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.