HS Icon Andalusite, kyanite and sillimanite

250850 (Harmonized System 1992 for 6-digit)

Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Andalusite, kyanite and sillimanite. In 2019, Andalusite, kyanite and sillimanite were the world's 3932nd most traded product, with a total trade of $133M. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Andalusite, kyanite and sillimanite decreased by -4.21%, from $139M to $133M. Trade in Andalusite, kyanite and sillimanite represent 0.00074% of total world trade.

Exports In 2019 the top exporters of Andalusite, kyanite and sillimanite  were South Africa ($50.5M), France ($25M), United States ($17.6M), Peru ($17M), and Belgium ($9.96M).

Imports In 2019 the top importers of Andalusite, kyanite and sillimanite were Germany ($26M), China ($10.9M), Spain ($9.76M), Netherlands ($9.44M), and Belgium ($9.26M).

Tariffs In 2018 the average tariff for Andalusite, kyanite and sillimanite was 2.69%, making it the 5878th lowest tariff using the HS6 product classification.

The countries with the highest import tariffs for Andalusite, kyanite and sillimanite are Bahamas (40.2%), Ukraine (17.7%), Georgia (11.4%), Cameroon (9.81%), and Gabon (9.81%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Angola (0%), Kenya (0%), Mauritius (0%), Rwanda (0%), and Tanzania (0%).

Ranking Andalusite, kyanite and sillimanite ranks 2401st in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).

Description Andalusite is a mineral that is typically found in metamorphic rocks. It is an aluminum silicate mineral that is typically found in metamorphic rocks. Kyanite is a fibrous mineral that is typically found in metamorphic rocks. Sillimanite is an aluminum silicate mineral that is typically found in metamorphic rocks.

Historical Data

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Exporters and Importers

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Trade By Country

Top Origin (2019): South Africa, $50.5M

Top Destination (2019): Germany, $26M

Andalusite, kyanite and sillimanite are the world's 3932nd most traded product.

In 2019, the top exporters of Andalusite, kyanite and sillimanite were South Africa ($50.5M), France ($25M), United States ($17.6M), Peru ($17M), and Belgium ($9.96M).

In 2019, the top importers of Andalusite, kyanite and sillimanite were Germany ($26M), China ($10.9M), Spain ($9.76M), Netherlands ($9.44M), and Belgium ($9.26M).

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Market Dynamics

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Trade by country

Value

Top Origin Growth (2018 -  2019): United Kingdom, $388k

Top Destination Growth (2018 - 2019): Czechia, $1.17M

Between 2018 and 2019, the exports of Andalusite, kyanite and sillimanite grew the fastest in United Kingdom ($388k), China ($342k), France ($167k), United States ($142k), and Chile ($128k).

Between 2018 and 2019, the fastest growing importers of Andalusite, kyanite and sillimanite were Czechia ($1.17M), Japan ($953k), Slovakia ($902k), India ($878k), and Turkey ($674k).

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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 Andalusite, kyanite and sillimanite.

In 2019,  market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 2.68. This means that most of the exports of Andalusite, kyanite and sillimanite are explained by 6 countries.

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TOP NET EXPORTER (2019): South Africa, $50.4M

TOP NET IMPORTER (2019): Germany, $22.5M

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

In 2019, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Andalusite, kyanite and sillimanite were South Africa ($50.4M), France ($22.9M), Peru ($17M), United States ($15.5M), and Ukraine ($1.63M).

In 2019, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Andalusite, kyanite and sillimanite were Germany ($22.5M), China ($9.72M), Spain ($9.27M), Netherlands ($8.03M), and Italy ($6.07M).

Import Tariffs

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In 2018, the average tariff for importing Andalusite, kyanite and sillimanite was 2.69%. The countries with the highest tariffs for importing Andalusite, kyanite and sillimanite were Bahamas (40.2%), Ukraine (17.7%), Georgia (11.4%), Cameroon (9.81%), and Gabon (9.81%).

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.