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4823 (Harmonized System 1992 for 4-digit)

World Trade (2018): $10.5B, Rnk 317 / 1225

Top Exporter (2018): $2.63B, China

Top Importer (2018): $1.39B, United States

Product Complexity (2018): 0.53, Rnk 356 / 1018

Export Growth (CAGR)(2017 - 2018): 12.9%, Rnk 620 / 1225

Mean Tariff (2018): 8.95%, Rnk 479 / 1259

Share of World Trade (2018): 0.057%, Rnk 317 / 1225

Overview: In 2018, Shaped Paper were the world's 317th most traded product, with a total trade of $10.5B. Between 2017 and 2018 the exports of Shaped Paper grew by 12.9%, from  $9.29B to $10.5B. Trade in Shaped Paper represent 0.057% of total world trade.

Exports: In 2018 the top exporters of Shaped Paper  were China ($2.63B), United States ($1.21B), Germany ($987M), Italy ($683M), and United Kingdom ($341M).

Imports: In 2018 the top importers of Shaped Paper were United States ($1.39B), Germany ($641M), Mexico ($573M), Canada ($555M), and France ($460M).

Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Shaped Paper was 8.95%, been the 479 lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.

The countries with the highest import tariffs for Shaped Paper are Bahamas (35.3%), Sudan (33.5%), Uzbekistan (28.7%), Chad (26.2%), and Cameroon (24.5%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Hong Kong (0%), Japan (0%), South Korea (0%), Maldives (0%), and Singapore (0%).

Ranking: Shaped Paper ranks 356th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).

Exporters and Importers

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Trade By Country

Top Origin (2018): China, $2.63B

Top Destination (2018): United States, $1.39B

Shaped Paper are the world's 317th most traded product.

In 2018, the top exporters of Shaped Paper were China ($2.63B), United States ($1.21B), Germany ($987M), Italy ($683M), and United Kingdom ($341M).

In 2018, the top importers of Shaped Paper were United States ($1.39B), Germany ($641M), Mexico ($573M), Canada ($555M), and France ($460M).

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Market Dynamics

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Trade by country

Value

Top Origin Growth (2017 -  2018): China, $367M

Top Destination Growth (2017 - 2018): Canada, $258M

Between 2017 and 2018, the exports of Shaped Paper grew the fastest in China ($367M), United States ($207M), Chinese Taipei ($135M), Saudi Arabia ($110M), and Germany ($87.3M).

Between 2017 and 2018, the fastest growing importers of Shaped Paper were Canada ($258M), Saudi Arabia ($100M), United States ($98.3M), France ($84.6M), and Germany ($55.5M).

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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 Shaped Paper.

In 2018,  market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 4.4. This means that most of the exports of Shaped Paper are explained by 21 countries.

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TOP NET EXPORTER (2018): China, $2.38B

TOP NET IMPORTER (2018): Mexico, $439M

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

In 2018, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Shaped Paper were China ($2.38B), Italy ($481M), Germany ($347M), Chinese Taipei ($173M), and India ($160M).

In 2018, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Shaped Paper were Mexico ($439M), Canada ($265M), France ($229M), Australia ($207M), and United States ($175M).

Trade Forecasts

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This section shows forecasts for total trade for Shaped 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 Shaped Paper was 8.95%.  The countries with the highest tariffs for importing Shaped Paper were Bahamas (35.3%), Sudan (33.5%), Uzbekistan (28.7%), Chad (26.2%), and Cameroon (24.5%).

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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.