Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Ammonia. In 2019, Ammonia were the world's 420th most traded product, with a total trade of $6.86B. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Ammonia decreased by -7.21%, from $7.39B to $6.86B. Trade in Ammonia represent 0.038% of total world trade.

Exports In 2019 the top exporters of Ammonia  were Saudi Arabia ($1.78B), Russia ($1.21B), Trinidad and Tobago ($1B), Indonesia ($472M), and Canada ($379M).

Imports In 2019 the top importers of Ammonia were India ($1.27B), United States ($759M), South Korea ($434M), Brazil ($365M), and China ($322M).

Tariffs In 2018 the average tariff for Ammonia was 4.67%, making it the 881st lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.

The countries with the highest import tariffs for Ammonia are Bahamas (41%), Bermuda (25%), Romania (16.6%), Bulgaria (14.4%), and Tajikistan (13.1%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Angola (0%), Kenya (0%), Mauritius (0%), Rwanda (0%), and Tanzania (0%).

Ranking Ammonia ranks 866th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).

Description Ammonia is a colorless gas with a characteristic pungent odor. It is used as a refrigerant, an oxidizing agent, a reducing agent, and as a general cleaning agent. Anhydrous ammonia is an important industrial chemical that is used in the production of fertilizers, nitric acid, and synthetic fibers. Ammonia is also used in the production of plastics, rubber, and explosives. In aqueous solution, ammonia is used as a cleaning agent and as a water softener.

Historical Data

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Exporters and Importers

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Trade By Country

Top Origin (2019): Saudi Arabia, $1.78B

Top Destination (2019): India, $1.27B

Ammonia are the world's 420th most traded product.

In 2019, the top exporters of Ammonia were Saudi Arabia ($1.78B), Russia ($1.21B), Trinidad and Tobago ($1B), Indonesia ($472M), and Canada ($379M).

In 2019, the top importers of Ammonia were India ($1.27B), United States ($759M), South Korea ($434M), Brazil ($365M), and China ($322M).

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Market Dynamics

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Trade by country

Value

Top Origin Growth (2018 -  2019): Saudi Arabia, $144M

Top Destination Growth (2018 - 2019): Brazil, $105M

Between 2018 and 2019, the exports of Ammonia grew the fastest in Saudi Arabia ($144M), Ukraine ($38.5M), United Arab Emirates ($31.5M), Turkey ($22.8M), and Indonesia ($19.7M).

Between 2018 and 2019, the fastest growing importers of Ammonia were Brazil ($105M), Bulgaria ($74M), Estonia ($70.7M), Kenya ($50.3M), and Turkey ($49.6M).

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Market Concentration

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Cumulative market share

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This chart shows the evolution of the market concentration of exports of Ammonia.

In 2019,  market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 3.66. This means that most of the exports of Ammonia are explained by 12 countries.

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TOP NET EXPORTER (2019): Saudi Arabia, $1.78B

TOP NET IMPORTER (2019): India, $1.27B

This map shows which countries export or import more of Ammonia. Each country is colored based on the difference in exports and imports of Ammonia during 2019.

In 2019, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Ammonia were Saudi Arabia ($1.78B), Russia ($1.21B), Trinidad and Tobago ($1B), Indonesia ($468M), and Canada ($378M).

In 2019, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Ammonia were India ($1.27B), United States ($632M), South Korea ($418M), Brazil ($365M), and China ($317M).

Disaggregation

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Value

In 2019, the world most traded Ammonia, disaggragated by their HS6 level were Anhydrous ammonia ($6.41B) and Ammonia in aqueous solution ($452M)

Import Tariffs

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In 2018, the average tariff for importing Ammonia was 4.67%. The countries with the highest tariffs for importing Ammonia were Bahamas (41%), Bermuda (25%), Romania (16.6%), Bulgaria (14.4%), and Tajikistan (13.1%).

Product Complexity

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Diversification Frontier

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Specialization

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.

Country by Relatedness

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The following visualization shows the relatedness of Ammonia to countries. Higher relatedness values ​​indicate greater knowledge, which predicts a greater probability of exporting that product in the future.