Overview: In 2018, Vinyl Chloride Polymers were the world's 183rd most traded product, with a total trade of $20.3B. Between 2017 and 2018 the exports of Vinyl Chloride Polymers grew by 9.55%, from $18.5B to $20.3B. Trade in Vinyl Chloride Polymers represent 0.11% of total world trade.
Exports: In 2018 the top exporters of Vinyl Chloride Polymers were United States ($3.94B), Germany ($1.97B), France ($1.44B), China ($1.37B), and Japan ($1.35B).
Imports: In 2018 the top importers of Vinyl Chloride Polymers were India ($2.13B), China ($1.35B), Germany ($1.34B), United States ($1.09B), and Italy ($1.07B).
Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Vinyl Chloride Polymers was 4.61%, been the 889 lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Vinyl Chloride Polymers are Bahamas (41.4%), Bermuda (25%), Maldives (19.6%), Pakistan (13.7%), and Romania (12.7%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Angola (0%), Kenya (0%), Mauritius (0%), Rwanda (0%), and Tanzania (0%).
Ranking: Vinyl Chloride Polymers ranks 423rd in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).