Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Gypsum, anhydride. In 2019, Gypsum, anhydride were the world's 2357th most traded product, with a total trade of $744M. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Gypsum, anhydride decreased by -4.35%, from $778M to $744M. Trade in Gypsum, anhydride represent 0.0041% of total world trade.
Exports In 2019 the top exporters of Gypsum, anhydride were Thailand ($141M), Oman ($110M), Spain ($100M), Mexico ($46.5M), and Germany ($38.7M).
Imports In 2019 the top importers of Gypsum, anhydride were United States ($92.6M), India ($88.6M), Japan ($69.2M), Indonesia ($57.9M), and United Kingdom ($26.9M).
Tariffs In 2018 the average tariff for Gypsum, anhydride was 5.5%, making it the 3837th lowest tariff using the HS6 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Gypsum, anhydride are Turkmenistan (100%), Angola (50%), Bahamas (41.8%), Afghanistan (30%), and Uzbekistan (28.7%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Kenya (0%), Mauritius (0%), Rwanda (0%), Tanzania (0%), and Uganda (0%).
Ranking Gypsum, anhydride ranks 4564th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).
Description Gypsum is used in the construction industry as a plastering material for ceilings, walls, and floors. Gypsum is also used in the manufacture of drywall, cement plaster, and plaster of Paris. In the manufacturing of paper, gypsum is used to produce the white sheets that are converted into finished paper. Anhydride is often used in the manufacture of explosives and can be used to make nitric acid.