Overview: This page contains the latest trade data of Carbon and graphite brushes. In 2019, Carbon and graphite brushes were the world's 2428th most traded product, with a total trade of $689M. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Carbon and graphite brushes decreased by -4.44%, from $721M to $689M. Trade in Carbon and graphite brushes represent 0.0038% of total world trade.
Exports: In 2019 the top exporters of Carbon and graphite brushes were Germany ($118M), Japan ($69.2M), Hungary ($66.1M), China ($60.1M), and United States ($59.3M).
Imports: In 2019 the top importers of Carbon and graphite brushes were Germany ($64M), China ($55.1M), United States ($53.8M), Italy ($29.9M), and Singapore ($26.5M).
Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Carbon and graphite brushes was 8.58%, making it the 2666th lowest tariff using the HS6 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Carbon and graphite brushes are Bahamas (40.2%), Iran (40%), Maldives (34.1%), Ethiopia (29.7%), and Bangladesh (25%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Mauritius (0%), South Africa (0%), Hong Kong (0%), Sri Lanka (0%), and Singapore (0%).
Ranking: Carbon and graphite brushes ranks 776th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).
Description: A carbon brush is a device in which a carbon strip is used to "touch" the stationary armature of a DC electric motor, which transfers the electric current to the armature. This carbon brush is often used in applications where a direct current is converted into an alternating current. The carbon brushes are often used in applications where a direct current is converted into an alternating current.