Overview: This page contains the latest trade data of Special Purpose Ships. In 2018, Special Purpose Ships were the world's 124th most traded product, with a total trade of $30.3B. Between 2017 and 2018 the exports of Special Purpose Ships grew by 22.6%, from $24.7B to $30.3B. Trade in Special Purpose Ships represent 0.16% of total world trade.
Exports: In 2018 the top exporters of Special Purpose Ships were South Korea ($7.43B), Brazil ($5.82B), China ($4.63B), Singapore ($3.02B), and United States ($1.86B).
Imports: In 2018 the top importers of Special Purpose Ships were Nigeria ($4B), Netherlands ($3.41B), Brazil ($3.1B), Singapore ($2.01B), and Norway ($1.95B).
Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Special Purpose Ships was 4.46%, been the 917 lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Special Purpose Ships are Bahamas (40.2%), Bermuda (35%), Maldives (24.5%), Romania (17.2%), and Panama (15%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Angola (0%), Algeria (0%), Kenya (0%), Mauritius (0%), and Rwanda (0%).
Ranking: Special Purpose Ships ranks 806th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).