Overview: This page contains the latest trade data of Glues. In 2019, Glues were the world's 283rd most traded product, with a total trade of $12.1B. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Glues decreased by -1.28%, from $12.2B to $12.1B. Trade in Glues represent 0.067% of total world trade.
Exports: In 2019 the top exporters of Glues were Germany ($2.13B), China ($1.97B), United States ($1.52B), Japan ($627M), and South Korea ($613M).
Imports: In 2019 the top importers of Glues were China ($1.11B), Germany ($694M), Vietnam ($582M), United States ($478M), and Mexico ($454M).
Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Glues was 9%, making it the 474th lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Glues are Bahamas (42.4%), Uzbekistan (28.1%), Algeria (27.9%), Iran (25%), and Malaysia (25%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Mauritius (0%), South Africa (0%), Hong Kong (0%), Singapore (0%), and Switzerland (0%).
Ranking: Glues ranks 140th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).
Description: Prepared glues and other prepared adhesives are commonly used in construction, engineering, and home improvement. Glues and adhesives are also used in automotive repair, carpet installation, and furniture assembly.