Overview: This page contains the latest trade data of Ethylene Polymers. In 2018, Ethylene Polymers were the world's 30th most traded product, with a total trade of $85.3B. Between 2017 and 2018 the exports of Ethylene Polymers grew by 14.5%, from $74.5B to $85.3B. Trade in Ethylene Polymers represent 0.46% of total world trade.
Exports: In 2018 the top exporters of Ethylene Polymers were Saudi Arabia ($12.5B), United States ($9.83B), Belgium-Luxembourg ($5.81B), Singapore ($5.31B), and Canada ($4.64B).
Imports: In 2018 the top importers of Ethylene Polymers were China ($18.8B), United States ($4.74B), Germany ($4.19B), Belgium-Luxembourg ($3.64B), and Italy ($2.84B).
Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Ethylene Polymers was 4.55%, making it the 897th lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Ethylene Polymers are Bahamas (40.2%), Uzbekistan (28.7%), Bermuda (25%), Maldives (19.6%), and Romania (12.9%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Angola (0%), Kenya (0%), Mauritius (0%), Rwanda (0%), and Tanzania (0%).
Ranking: Ethylene Polymers ranks 526th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).
Description: Polymers of ethylene are used in the production of plastic bags, toys, and plastic containers.