Overview: In 2018, Flat Flat-Rolled Steel were the world's 106th most traded product, with a total trade of $34.4B. Between 2017 and 2018 the exports of Flat Flat-Rolled Steel grew by 13.9%, from $30.2B to $34.4B. Trade in Flat Flat-Rolled Steel represent 0.19% of total world trade.
Exports: In 2018 the top exporters of Flat Flat-Rolled Steel were China ($8.82B), Japan ($4.79B), Germany ($3.24B), Belgium-Luxembourg ($2.34B), and France ($2.29B).
Imports: In 2018 the top importers of Flat Flat-Rolled Steel were China ($2.47B), Vietnam ($2.39B), Germany ($2.29B), Mexico ($2.03B), and United States ($1.72B).
Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Flat Flat-Rolled Steel was 4.82%, been the 849 lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Flat Flat-Rolled Steel are Bahamas (40.2%), Bermuda (25%), Sudan (21.9%), Cameroon (17.4%), and Gabon (17.4%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Angola (0%), Mauritius (0%), Zambia (0%), Hong Kong (0%), and Indonesia (0%).
Ranking: Flat Flat-Rolled Steel ranks 55th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).