Overview: This page contains the latest trade data of Ethers. In 2019, Ethers were the world's 264th most traded product, with a total trade of $13.4B. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Ethers decreased by -13.7%, from $15.6B to $13.4B. Trade in Ethers represent 0.074% of total world trade.
Exports: In 2019 the top exporters of Ethers were United States ($2.8B), Saudi Arabia ($1.87B), Netherlands ($1.19B), Germany ($1.14B), and China ($1.05B).
Imports: In 2019 the top importers of Ethers were Japan ($1.36B), China ($1.24B), Netherlands ($939M), Singapore ($904M), and Mexico ($759M).
Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Ethers was 3.94%, making it the 1006th lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Ethers are Bahamas (40.2%), Bermuda (25%), Maldives (14.7%), Algeria (13.3%), and Ethiopia (9.9%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Angola (0%), Kenya (0%), Mauritius (0%), Rwanda (0%), and Tanzania (0%).
Ranking: Ethers ranks 521st in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).
Description: Ethers are typically used as solvents, while ether-alcohols are used in the production of pharmaceuticals. Ether-phenols are used in the production of dyes and synthetic resins. Ether-alcohol-phenols are used in the production of pesticides. Alcohol peroxides are used in the production of esters, ethers, and phenols. Ether peroxides are used in the production of esters, ethers, and phenols. Ketone peroxides are used in the production of esters, ethers, and phenols. Halogenated, sulphonated, nitrated or nitrosated derivatives are used in the production of pesticides.