HS Icon Cartons, boxes & cases, of corrugated paper or board

481910 (Harmonized System 1992 for 6-digit)

World Trade (2018): $8.52B, Rnk 374 / 4726

Top Exporter (2018): $1.17B, Germany

Top Importer (2018): $749M, Germany

Product Complexity (2018): -0.87, Rnk 3848 / 4873

Export Growth (CAGR)(2017 - 2018): 21.7%, Rnk 1251 / 4726

Mean Tariff (2018): 9.4%, Rnk 2429 / 6538

Share of World Trade (2018): 0.046%, Rnk 374 / 4726

Overview:  This page contains the latest trade data of Cartons, boxes & cases, of corrugated paper or board. In 2018, Cartons, boxes & cases, of corrugated paper or board were the world's 374th most traded product, with a total trade of $8.52B. Between 2017 and 2018 the exports of Cartons, boxes & cases, of corrugated paper or board grew by 21.7%, from  $7B to $8.52B. Trade in Cartons, boxes & cases, of corrugated paper or board represent 0.046% of total world trade.

Exports: In 2018 the top exporters of Cartons, boxes & cases, of corrugated paper or board  were Germany ($1.17B), United States ($1.17B), China ($1.01B), Netherlands ($510M), and Italy ($452M).

Imports: In 2018 the top importers of Cartons, boxes & cases, of corrugated paper or board were Germany ($749M), Mexico ($735M), Netherlands ($697M), United States ($623M), and France ($546M).

Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Cartons, boxes & cases, of corrugated paper or board was 9.4%, been the 2429 lowest tariff using the HS6 product classification.

The countries with the highest import tariffs for Cartons, boxes & cases, of corrugated paper or board are Bahamas (40.2%), Sudan (35%), Fiji (31.1%), Sri Lanka (30%), and Algeria (29.1%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Mauritius (0%), Hong Kong (0%), Japan (0%), South Korea (0%), and Maldives (0%).

Ranking: Cartons, boxes & cases, of corrugated paper or board ranks 3848th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).

Exporters and Importers

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Trade By Country

Top Origin (2018): Germany, $1.17B

Top Destination (2018): Germany, $749M

Cartons, boxes & cases, of corrugated paper or board are the world's 374th most traded product.

In 2018, the top exporters of Cartons, boxes & cases, of corrugated paper or board were Germany ($1.17B), United States ($1.17B), China ($1.01B), Netherlands ($510M), and Italy ($452M).

In 2018, the top importers of Cartons, boxes & cases, of corrugated paper or board were Germany ($749M), Mexico ($735M), Netherlands ($697M), United States ($623M), and France ($546M).

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Market Dynamics

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Trade by country

Value

Top Origin Growth (2017 -  2018): Netherlands, $224M

Top Destination Growth (2017 - 2018): Germany, $232M

Between 2017 and 2018, the exports of Cartons, boxes & cases, of corrugated paper or board grew the fastest in Netherlands ($224M), China ($156M), Italy ($109M), Germany ($92.7M), and Mexico ($86.9M).

Between 2017 and 2018, the fastest growing importers of Cartons, boxes & cases, of corrugated paper or board were Germany ($232M), France ($106M), United States ($97.3M), Belgium-Luxembourg ($96.8M), and Netherlands ($91.7M).

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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 Cartons, boxes & cases, of corrugated paper or board.

In 2018,  market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 4.71. This means that most of the exports of Cartons, boxes & cases, of corrugated paper or board are explained by 26 countries.

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TOP NET EXPORTER (2018): China, $985M

TOP NET IMPORTER (2018): Mexico, $560M

This map shows which countries export or import more of Cartons, boxes & cases, of corrugated paper or board. Each country is colored based on the difference in exports and imports of Cartons, boxes & cases, of corrugated paper or board during 2018.

In 2018, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Cartons, boxes & cases, of corrugated paper or board were China ($985M), United States ($547M), Germany ($426M), Italy ($377M), and Poland ($233M).

In 2018, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Cartons, boxes & cases, of corrugated paper or board were Mexico ($560M), France ($290M), Canada ($228M), Belgium-Luxembourg ($197M), and Netherlands ($188M).

Trade Forecasts

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This section shows forecasts for total trade for Cartons, boxes & cases, of corrugated paper or board. 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 Cartons, boxes & cases, of corrugated paper or board was 9.4%.  The countries with the highest tariffs for importing Cartons, boxes & cases, of corrugated paper or board were Bahamas (40.2%), Sudan (35%), Fiji (31.1%), Sri Lanka (30%), and Algeria (29.1%).

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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.