HS Icon Melons (including watermelons), fresh

080710 (Harmonized System 1992 for 6-digit)

World Trade (2018): $3.62B, Rnk 852 / 4726

Top Exporter (2018): $892M, Spain

Top Importer (2018): $713M, United States

Product Complexity (2018): -1.75, Rnk 4628 / 4873

Export Growth (CAGR)(2017 - 2018): 12.1%, Rnk 2345 / 4726

Mean Tariff (2018): 15.5%, Rnk 1049 / 6538

Share of World Trade (2018): 0.02%, Rnk 852 / 4726

Overview:  This page contains the latest trade data of Melons (including watermelons), fresh. In 2018, Melons (including watermelons), fresh were the world's 852nd most traded product, with a total trade of $3.62B. Between 2017 and 2018 the exports of Melons (including watermelons), fresh grew by 12.1%, from  $3.23B to $3.62B. Trade in Melons (including watermelons), fresh represent 0.02% of total world trade.

Exports: In 2018 the top exporters of Melons (including watermelons), fresh  were Spain ($892M), Mexico ($365M), Guatemala ($267M), Netherlands ($263M), and United States ($208M).

Imports: In 2018 the top importers of Melons (including watermelons), fresh were United States ($713M), Germany ($535M), France ($330M), Netherlands ($243M), and Canada ($241M).

Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Melons (including watermelons), fresh was 15.5%, been the 1049 lowest tariff using the HS6 product classification.

The countries with the highest import tariffs for Melons (including watermelons), fresh are Finland (25.3%), Sweden (12%), and Austria (0%).

Ranking: Melons (including watermelons), fresh ranks 4628th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).

Exporters and Importers

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Trade By Country

Top Origin (2018): Spain, $892M

Top Destination (2018): United States, $713M

Melons (including watermelons), fresh are the world's 852nd most traded product.

In 2018, the top exporters of Melons (including watermelons), fresh were Spain ($892M), Mexico ($365M), Guatemala ($267M), Netherlands ($263M), and United States ($208M).

In 2018, the top importers of Melons (including watermelons), fresh were United States ($713M), Germany ($535M), France ($330M), Netherlands ($243M), and Canada ($241M).

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Market Dynamics

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Trade by country

Value

Top Origin Growth (2017 -  2018): Spain, $145M

Top Destination Growth (2017 - 2018): Germany, $164M

Between 2017 and 2018, the exports of Melons (including watermelons), fresh grew the fastest in Spain ($145M), Netherlands ($141M), United States ($56.8M), Italy ($52.3M), and Morocco ($32.9M).

Between 2017 and 2018, the fastest growing importers of Melons (including watermelons), fresh were Germany ($164M), France ($32.8M), Canada ($25.8M), Spain ($22.5M), and Hong Kong ($20.7M).

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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 Melons (including watermelons), fresh.

In 2018,  market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 4.16. This means that most of the exports of Melons (including watermelons), fresh are explained by 17 countries.

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TOP NET EXPORTER (2018): Spain, $761M

TOP NET IMPORTER (2018): United States, $506M

This map shows which countries export or import more of Melons (including watermelons), fresh. Each country is colored based on the difference in exports and imports of Melons (including watermelons), fresh during 2018.

In 2018, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Melons (including watermelons), fresh were Spain ($761M), Mexico ($346M), Guatemala ($267M), Honduras ($198M), and Morocco ($197M).

In 2018, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Melons (including watermelons), fresh were United States ($506M), Germany ($501M), France ($248M), Canada ($240M), and United Kingdom ($197M).

Trade Forecasts

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This section shows forecasts for total trade for Melons (including watermelons), fresh. 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 Melons (including watermelons), fresh was 15.5%.  The countries with the highest tariffs for importing Melons (including watermelons), fresh were Finland (25.3%), Sweden (12%), and Austria (0%).

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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.