Overview: This page contains the latest trade data of Chlorates and Perchlorates. In 2019, Chlorates and Perchlorates were the world's 982nd most traded product, with a total trade of $650M. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Chlorates and Perchlorates decreased by -3.33%, from $672M to $650M. Trade in Chlorates and Perchlorates represent 0.0036% of total world trade.
Exports: In 2019 the top exporters of Chlorates and Perchlorates were Canada ($287M), Finland ($59M), China ($47.5M), United States ($46.6M), and France ($46.2M).
Imports: In 2019 the top importers of Chlorates and Perchlorates were United States ($256M), Japan ($48.6M), Russia ($21.9M), Germany ($17.3M), and India ($16.9M).
Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Chlorates and Perchlorates was 4.38%, making it the 930th lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Chlorates and Perchlorates are Bahamas (40.2%), Bermuda (25%), Romania (17.2%), Maldives (14.7%), and Algeria (12.2%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Angola (0%), Kenya (0%), Mauritius (0%), Rwanda (0%), and Tanzania (0%).
Description: Chlorates and perchlorates are often used as oxidizing agents in the manufacture of matches, fireworks, and explosives. Bromates and perbromates are often used as oxidizing agents in the manufacture of bleach. Iodates and periodates are often used as oxidizing agents in the manufacture of paper, plastics, and textiles.