Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Butanes, liquefied. In 2019, Butanes, liquefied were the world's 171st most traded product, with a total trade of $16.4B. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Butanes, liquefied decreased by -22.4%, from $21.1B to $16.4B. Trade in Butanes, liquefied represent 0.091% of total world trade.
Exports In 2019 the top exporters of Butanes, liquefied were United States ($3.02B), Saudi Arabia ($2.19B), Qatar ($1.64B), United Arab Emirates ($1.26B), and Kuwait ($899M).
Imports In 2019 the top importers of Butanes, liquefied were India ($2.77B), China ($2.21B), Egypt ($1.2B), Indonesia ($1.02B), and Japan ($938M).
Tariffs In 2018 the average tariff for Butanes, liquefied was 4.43%, making it the 4583rd lowest tariff using the HS6 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Butanes, liquefied are Bermuda (25%), Jordan (23.3%), Iran (19.5%), Nepal (15%), and Algeria (14.6%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Angola (0%), Cote d'Ivoire (0%), Ghana (0%), Guinea (0%), and Kenya (0%).
Ranking Butanes, liquefied ranks 4520th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).
Description Butanes are used as fuel for gas ranges, as a refrigerant, as a solvent for oil and fats, and in the production of petrochemicals.