HS Icon Cutlery Sets

8215 (Harmonized System 1992 for 4-digit)

Overview:  This page contains the latest trade data of Cutlery Sets. In 2019, Cutlery Sets were the world's 655th most traded product, with a total trade of $2.67B. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Cutlery Sets decreased by -0.36%, from $2.68B to $2.67B. Trade in Cutlery Sets represent 0.015% of total world trade.

Exports: In 2019 the top exporters of Cutlery Sets  were China ($1.7B), Vietnam ($226M), Germany ($124M), Italy ($75.3M), and India ($61.4M).

Imports: In 2019 the top importers of Cutlery Sets were United States ($517M), Germany ($205M), France ($111M), United Kingdom ($107M), and Netherlands ($106M).

Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Cutlery Sets was 14.3%, making it the 230th lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.

The countries with the highest import tariffs for Cutlery Sets are Iran (40%), Syria (36.8%), Zimbabwe (36.5%), Ethiopia (32.2%), and Egypt (30.2%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Mauritius (0%), Hong Kong (0%), Sri Lanka (0%), Singapore (0%), and Switzerland (0%).

Ranking: Cutlery Sets ranks 614th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).

Description: Spoons, forks, ladles, skimmers, cake-servers, fish-knives, butter-knives, sugar tongs and similar kitchen or tableware are utensils used in the preparation of food. They can be made from a variety of materials, including stainless steel and aluminum.

Historical Data

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Exporters and Importers

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Trade By Country

Top Origin (2019): China, $1.7B

Top Destination (2019): United States, $517M

Cutlery Sets are the world's 655th most traded product.

In 2019, the top exporters of Cutlery Sets were China ($1.7B), Vietnam ($226M), Germany ($124M), Italy ($75.3M), and India ($61.4M).

In 2019, the top importers of Cutlery Sets were United States ($517M), Germany ($205M), France ($111M), United Kingdom ($107M), and Netherlands ($106M).

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Market Dynamics

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Trade by country

Value

Top Origin Growth (2018 -  2019): Vietnam, $12.8M

Top Destination Growth (2018 - 2019): United Arab Emirates, $18.2M

Between 2018 and 2019, the exports of Cutlery Sets grew the fastest in Vietnam ($12.8M), China ($8.78M), Netherlands ($7.36M), India ($4.44M), and United Arab Emirates ($3.24M).

Between 2018 and 2019, the fastest growing importers of Cutlery Sets were United Arab Emirates ($18.2M), Netherlands ($16.4M), Saudi Arabia ($14M), Indonesia ($12.6M), and Iraq ($12.5M).

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Market Concentration

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Cumulative market share

This chart shows the evolution of the market concentration of exports of Cutlery Sets.

In 2019,  market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 2.49. This means that most of the exports of Cutlery Sets are explained by 5 countries.

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TOP NET EXPORTER (2019): China, $1.69B

TOP NET IMPORTER (2019): United States, $491M

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

In 2019, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Cutlery Sets were China ($1.69B), Vietnam ($193M), India ($40.3M), Italy ($24.8M), and Portugal ($15.5M).

In 2019, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Cutlery Sets were United States ($491M), Germany ($81.2M), United Kingdom ($80.5M), Canada ($69.4M), and France ($60.2M).

Disaggregation

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Value

In 2019, the world most traded Cutlery Sets, disaggragated by their HS6 level were Cutlery not in sets, not plated... ($1.5B), Cutlery sets, articles, not plated with... ($1.04B), Cutlery sets plated with precious metal ($66.9M), and Cutlery not in sets, plated with... ($63.8M)

Import Tariffs

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In 2018, the average tariff for importing Cutlery Sets was 14.3%. The countries with the highest tariffs for importing Cutlery Sets were Iran (40%), Syria (36.8%), Zimbabwe (36.5%), Ethiopia (32.2%), and Egypt (30.2%).

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 Cutlery Sets to countries. Higher relatedness values ​​indicate greater knowledge, which predicts a greater probability of exporting that product in the future.