Overview: This page contains the latest trade data of Aluminium Oxide. In 2019, Aluminium Oxide were the world's 211th most traded product, with a total trade of $17.4B. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Aluminium Oxide decreased by -13.9%, from $20.2B to $17.4B. Trade in Aluminium Oxide represent 0.096% of total world trade.
Exports: In 2019 the top exporters of Aluminium Oxide were Australia ($5.6B), Brazil ($2.71B), China ($1.03B), Jamaica ($966M), and Germany ($772M).
Imports: In 2019 the top importers of Aluminium Oxide were United Arab Emirates ($2.12B), Russia ($1.79B), Canada ($1.42B), United States ($1.1B), and Norway ($965M).
Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Aluminium Oxide was 3.49%, making it the 1080th lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Aluminium Oxide are Bahamas (40.7%), Bermuda (25%), Iran (18.4%), Maldives (14.7%), and Aruba (12%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Angola (0%), Kenya (0%), Mauritius (0%), Rwanda (0%), and Tanzania (0%).
Ranking: Aluminium Oxide ranks 821st in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).
Description: Artificial corundum is a synthetic gemstone with a hardness of 9 on the Mohs scale. It is used in jewellery, abrasives, and as a heat resistant coating. Aluminium oxide is an oxide of aluminium and is used in the production of glass, ceramics, and abrasives. Aluminium hydroxide is a hydroxide of aluminium and is used in the production of glass, ceramics, and abrasives.