HS Icon Fish, shellfish and crustaceans (non-food)

051191 (Harmonized System 1992 for 6-digit)

Overview:  This page contains the latest trade data of Fish, shellfish and crustaceans (non-food). In 2019, Fish, shellfish and crustaceans (non-food) were the world's 2374th most traded product, with a total trade of $733M. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Fish, shellfish and crustaceans (non-food) grew by 1.17%, from $724M to $733M. Trade in Fish, shellfish and crustaceans (non-food) represent 0.004% of total world trade.

Exports: In 2019 the top exporters of Fish, shellfish and crustaceans (non-food)  were United States ($107M), China ($56.2M), Vietnam ($53.1M), Germany ($40.6M), and Poland ($36.1M).

Imports: In 2019 the top importers of Fish, shellfish and crustaceans (non-food) were Denmark ($65.9M), United States ($46.2M), Japan ($43.4M), Vietnam ($42.8M), and China ($38.3M).

Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Fish, shellfish and crustaceans (non-food) was 7.66%, making it the 2959th lowest tariff using the HS6 product classification.

The countries with the highest import tariffs for Fish, shellfish and crustaceans (non-food) are Zimbabwe (36.5%), Angola (30%), Cameroon (29.4%), Gabon (29.4%), and Chad (29.4%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Mauritius (0%), South Africa (0%), Hong Kong (0%), Lebanon (0%), and Philippines (0%).

Ranking: Fish, shellfish and crustaceans (non-food) ranks 3921st in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).

Historical Data

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Exporters and Importers

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Trade By Country

Top Origin (2019): United States, $107M

Top Destination (2019): Denmark, $65.9M

Fish, shellfish and crustaceans (non-food) are the world's 2374th most traded product.

In 2019, the top exporters of Fish, shellfish and crustaceans (non-food) were United States ($107M), China ($56.2M), Vietnam ($53.1M), Germany ($40.6M), and Poland ($36.1M).

In 2019, the top importers of Fish, shellfish and crustaceans (non-food) were Denmark ($65.9M), United States ($46.2M), Japan ($43.4M), Vietnam ($42.8M), and China ($38.3M).

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Market Dynamics

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Trade by country

Value

Top Origin Growth (2018 -  2019): Vietnam, $23.9M

Top Destination Growth (2018 - 2019): China, $17.1M

Between 2018 and 2019, the exports of Fish, shellfish and crustaceans (non-food) grew the fastest in Vietnam ($23.9M), South Korea ($11.7M), Canada ($5.62M), Poland ($5.07M), and Denmark ($4.76M).

Between 2018 and 2019, the fastest growing importers of Fish, shellfish and crustaceans (non-food) were China ($17.1M), France ($11.6M), Japan ($5.66M), Germany ($4.57M), and Latvia ($4.34M).

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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 Fish, shellfish and crustaceans (non-food).

In 2019,  market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 4.94. This means that most of the exports of Fish, shellfish and crustaceans (non-food) are explained by 30 countries.

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TOP NET EXPORTER (2019): United States, $61.2M

TOP NET IMPORTER (2019): Denmark, $40.2M

This map shows which countries export or import more of Fish, shellfish and crustaceans (non-food). Each country is colored based on the difference in exports and imports of Fish, shellfish and crustaceans (non-food) during 2019.

In 2019, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Fish, shellfish and crustaceans (non-food) were United States ($61.2M), Poland ($29M), South Korea ($18.9M), China ($17.9M), and Hong Kong ($15.1M).

In 2019, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Fish, shellfish and crustaceans (non-food) were Denmark ($40.2M), France ($29.4M), Japan ($29.3M), Ecuador ($18.8M), and India ($15.1M).

Import Tariffs

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In 2018, the average tariff for importing Fish, shellfish and crustaceans (non-food) was 7.66%. The countries with the highest tariffs for importing Fish, shellfish and crustaceans (non-food) were Zimbabwe (36.5%), Angola (30%), Cameroon (29.4%), Gabon (29.4%), and Chad (29.4%).

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.