Overview: In 2018, Paper Containers were the world's 155th most traded product, with a total trade of $24.6B. Between 2017 and 2018 the exports of Paper Containers grew by 15.9%, from $21.2B to $24.6B. Trade in Paper Containers represent 0.13% of total world trade.
Exports: In 2018 the top exporters of Paper Containers were China ($4.67B), Germany ($3.45B), United States ($1.98B), Italy ($1.38B), and Netherlands ($1.21B).
Imports: In 2018 the top importers of Paper Containers were United States ($2.83B), France ($2.05B), Germany ($1.91B), Netherlands ($1.28B), and Mexico ($1.13B).
Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Paper Containers was 8.84%, been the 488 lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Paper Containers are Sudan (35%), Bahamas (31%), Zimbabwe (31%), Uzbekistan (28.7%), and Algeria (26.5%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Hong Kong (0%), Japan (0%), South Korea (0%), Maldives (0%), and Singapore (0%).
Ranking: Paper Containers ranks 695th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).