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4810 (Harmonized System 1992 for 4-digit)

World Trade (2018): $29B, Rnk 130 / 1225

Top Exporter (2018): $5.13B, Finland

Top Importer (2018): $3.05B, Germany

Product Complexity (2018): 0.78, Rnk 246 / 1018

Export Growth (CAGR)(2017 - 2018): 9.68%, Rnk 793 / 1225

Mean Tariff (2018): 5.56%, Rnk 743 / 1259

Share of World Trade (2018): 0.16%, Rnk 130 / 1225

Overview: In 2018, Kaolin Coated Paper were the world's 130th most traded product, with a total trade of $29B. Between 2017 and 2018 the exports of Kaolin Coated Paper grew by 9.68%, from  $26.4B to $29B. Trade in Kaolin Coated Paper represent 0.16% of total world trade.

Exports: In 2018 the top exporters of Kaolin Coated Paper  were Finland ($5.13B), Germany ($3.72B), Sweden ($3.14B), China ($2.86B), and United States ($1.95B).

Imports: In 2018 the top importers of Kaolin Coated Paper were Germany ($3.05B), United States ($2.6B), United Kingdom ($1.5B), France ($1.39B), and Poland ($1.1B).

Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Kaolin Coated Paper was 5.56%, been the 743 lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.

The countries with the highest import tariffs for Kaolin Coated Paper are Bangladesh (25%), Bermuda (25%), Sudan (20.9%), Fiji (20.6%), and Tunisia (20%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Mauritius (0%), South Africa (0%), Hong Kong (0%), Japan (0%), and South Korea (0%).

Ranking: Kaolin Coated Paper ranks 246th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).

Exporters and Importers

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Trade By Country

Top Origin (2018): Finland, $5.13B

Top Destination (2018): Germany, $3.05B

Kaolin Coated Paper are the world's 130th most traded product.

In 2018, the top exporters of Kaolin Coated Paper were Finland ($5.13B), Germany ($3.72B), Sweden ($3.14B), China ($2.86B), and United States ($1.95B).

In 2018, the top importers of Kaolin Coated Paper were Germany ($3.05B), United States ($2.6B), United Kingdom ($1.5B), France ($1.39B), and Poland ($1.1B).

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Market Dynamics

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Trade by country

Value

Top Origin Growth (2017 -  2018): Germany, $529M

Top Destination Growth (2017 - 2018): United States, $371M

Between 2017 and 2018, the exports of Kaolin Coated Paper grew the fastest in Germany ($529M), Finland ($439M), United States ($176M), Sweden ($164M), and South Korea ($160M).

Between 2017 and 2018, the fastest growing importers of Kaolin Coated Paper were United States ($371M), Canada ($370M), Germany ($195M), Poland ($194M), and Spain ($144M).

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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 Kaolin Coated Paper.

In 2018,  market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 4.09. This means that most of the exports of Kaolin Coated Paper are explained by 16 countries.

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TOP NET EXPORTER (2018): Finland, $5.05B

TOP NET IMPORTER (2018): United Kingdom, $1.1B

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

In 2018, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Kaolin Coated Paper were Finland ($5.05B), Sweden ($3.02B), China ($1.8B), South Korea ($1.21B), and Austria ($1.01B).

In 2018, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Kaolin Coated Paper were United Kingdom ($1.1B), Mexico ($877M), Poland ($844M), France ($658M), and Vietnam ($649M).

Trade Forecasts

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This section shows forecasts for total trade for Kaolin Coated Paper. 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 Kaolin Coated Paper was 5.56%.  The countries with the highest tariffs for importing Kaolin Coated Paper were Bangladesh (25%), Bermuda (25%), Sudan (20.9%), Fiji (20.6%), and Tunisia (20%).

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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.