HS Icon Gloves other than surgical, of rubber

401519 (Harmonized System 1992 for 6-digit)

Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Gloves other than surgical, of rubber. In 2019, Gloves other than surgical, of rubber were the world's 488th most traded product, with a total trade of $6.52B. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Gloves other than surgical, of rubber grew by 0.29%, from $6.5B to $6.52B. Trade in Gloves other than surgical, of rubber represent 0.036% of total world trade.

Exports In 2019 the top exporters of Gloves other than surgical, of rubber  were Malaysia ($3.73B), Thailand ($943M), China ($530M), Indonesia ($252M), and Belgium ($183M).

Imports In 2019 the top importers of Gloves other than surgical, of rubber were United States ($2.22B), Japan ($404M), Germany ($381M), China ($233M), and United Kingdom ($232M).

Tariffs In 2018 the average tariff for Gloves other than surgical, of rubber was 12%, making it the 1769th lowest tariff using the HS6 product classification.

The countries with the highest import tariffs for Gloves other than surgical, of rubber are Iran (57.5%), Bahamas (40.2%), Brazil (33.6%), and Fiji (31.1%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Hong Kong (0%), Japan (0%), Singapore (0%), Switzerland (0%), and North Macedonia (0%).

Ranking Gloves other than surgical, of rubber ranks 3569th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).

Description Gloves are used in many industries to protect the hands of workers and to keep surfaces clean. They are worn by workers in the healthcare industry to keep the hands warm and to protect them from germs. They are worn by people working with chemicals and other hazardous materials to keep the skin from becoming irritated.

Historical Data

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Exporters and Importers

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Trade By Country

Top Origin (2019): Malaysia, $3.73B

Top Destination (2019): United States, $2.22B

Gloves other than surgical, of rubber are the world's 488th most traded product.

In 2019, the top exporters of Gloves other than surgical, of rubber were Malaysia ($3.73B), Thailand ($943M), China ($530M), Indonesia ($252M), and Belgium ($183M).

In 2019, the top importers of Gloves other than surgical, of rubber were United States ($2.22B), Japan ($404M), Germany ($381M), China ($233M), and United Kingdom ($232M).

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Market Dynamics

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Trade by country

Value

Top Origin Growth (2018 -  2019): Thailand, $41.2M

Top Destination Growth (2018 - 2019): United States, $62.4M

Between 2018 and 2019, the exports of Gloves other than surgical, of rubber grew the fastest in Thailand ($41.2M), China ($32.2M), Belgium ($17.3M), Vietnam ($11.4M), and United States ($10.4M).

Between 2018 and 2019, the fastest growing importers of Gloves other than surgical, of rubber were United States ($62.4M), Canada ($15.3M), China ($12.3M), South Korea ($9.3M), and Ukraine ($7.09M).

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Market Concentration

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Cumulative market share

Value

This chart shows the evolution of the market concentration of exports of Gloves other than surgical, of rubber.

In 2019,  market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 2.44. This means that most of the exports of Gloves other than surgical, of rubber are explained by 5 countries.

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TOP NET EXPORTER (2019): Malaysia, $3.69B

TOP NET IMPORTER (2019): United States, $2.13B

This map shows which countries export or import more of Gloves other than surgical, of rubber. Each country is colored based on the difference in exports and imports of Gloves other than surgical, of rubber during 2019.

In 2019, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Gloves other than surgical, of rubber were Malaysia ($3.69B), Thailand ($915M), China ($296M), Indonesia ($234M), and Sri Lanka ($141M).

In 2019, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Gloves other than surgical, of rubber were United States ($2.13B), Japan ($399M), Germany ($269M), United Kingdom ($197M), and Brazil ($188M).

Import Tariffs

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In 2018, the average tariff for importing Gloves other than surgical, of rubber was 12%. The countries with the highest tariffs for importing Gloves other than surgical, of rubber were Iran (57.5%), Bahamas (40.2%), Brazil (33.6%), and Fiji (31.1%).

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.