HS Icon Dextrins

3505 (Harmonized System 1992 for 4-digit)

Overview:  This page contains the latest trade data of Dextrins. In 2019, Dextrins were the world's 572nd most traded product, with a total trade of $3.8B. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Dextrins grew by 0.58%, from $3.77B to $3.8B. Trade in Dextrins represent 0.021% of total world trade.

Exports: In 2019 the top exporters of Dextrins  were Thailand ($782M), Netherlands ($508M), Germany ($424M), United States ($409M), and France ($383M).

Imports: In 2019 the top importers of Dextrins were China ($377M), Japan ($357M), Germany ($351M), United States ($160M), and United Kingdom ($151M).

Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Dextrins was 15%, making it the 201st lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.

The countries with the highest import tariffs for Dextrins are South Korea (252%), Norway (249%), Romania (66.6%), Bahamas (41%), and Slovakia (40%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Mauritius (0%), South Africa (0%), Hong Kong (0%), Singapore (0%), and Switzerland (0%).

Ranking: Dextrins ranks 389th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).

Description: Dextrins are used in the food industry as a thickener, stabilizer, emulsifier, and extender. They are also used as a raw material for other food additives, such as pectin. Modified starches are used in the food industry as a thickener, stabilizer, and emulsifier. They are also used as a raw material for other food additives, such as pectin. Glues based on starches, dextrins or other modified starches are used in the manufacture of paper products and cardboard boxes.

Historical Data

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Exporters and Importers

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Trade By Country

Top Origin (2019): Thailand, $782M

Top Destination (2019): China, $377M

Dextrins are the world's 572nd most traded product.

In 2019, the top exporters of Dextrins were Thailand ($782M), Netherlands ($508M), Germany ($424M), United States ($409M), and France ($383M).

In 2019, the top importers of Dextrins were China ($377M), Japan ($357M), Germany ($351M), United States ($160M), and United Kingdom ($151M).

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Market Dynamics

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Trade by country

Value

Top Origin Growth (2018 -  2019): Egypt, $21.3M

Top Destination Growth (2018 - 2019): China, $24.5M

Between 2018 and 2019, the exports of Dextrins grew the fastest in Egypt ($21.3M), Austria ($20.7M), Thailand ($16.5M), Vietnam ($15.3M), and Singapore ($7.56M).

Between 2018 and 2019, the fastest growing importers of Dextrins were China ($24.5M), Turkey ($11.9M), United Arab Emirates ($8.57M), Philippines ($7.36M), and Germany ($6.48M).

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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 Dextrins.

In 2019,  market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 4. This means that most of the exports of Dextrins are explained by 16 countries.

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TOP NET EXPORTER (2019): Thailand, $753M

TOP NET IMPORTER (2019): Japan, $316M

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

In 2019, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Dextrins were Thailand ($753M), Netherlands ($372M), France ($266M), United States ($249M), and Austria ($131M).

In 2019, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Dextrins were Japan ($316M), China ($273M), Indonesia ($119M), Russia ($104M), and South Korea ($92.1M).

Disaggregation

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Value

In 2019, the world most traded Dextrins, disaggragated by their HS6 level were Dextrins and other modified starches ($3.55B) and Glues based on starches, or modified... ($250M)

Import Tariffs

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In 2018, the average tariff for importing Dextrins was 15%. The countries with the highest tariffs for importing Dextrins were South Korea (252%), Norway (249%), Romania (66.6%), Bahamas (41%), and Slovakia (40%).

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