Overview: This page contains the latest trade data of Gypsum. In 2019, Gypsum were the world's 846th most traded product, with a total trade of $1.29B. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Gypsum decreased by -2.54%, from $1.33B to $1.29B. Trade in Gypsum represent 0.0071% of total world trade.
Exports: In 2019 the top exporters of Gypsum were Thailand ($196M), Germany ($134M), Spain ($120M), Oman ($115M), and Turkey ($68.7M).
Imports: In 2019 the top importers of Gypsum were India ($104M), United States ($98.5M), Japan ($78.1M), Indonesia ($63.3M), and Belgium ($58.9M).
Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Gypsum was 4.93%, making it the 830th lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Gypsum are Angola (50%), Bahamas (41%), Turkmenistan (33.3%), Afghanistan (30%), and Uzbekistan (28.7%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Kenya (0%), Mauritius (0%), Rwanda (0%), Uganda (0%), and South Africa (0%).
Ranking: Gypsum ranks 844th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).
Description: Gypsum is used in the manufacturing of plaster and stucco, as a component of plaster of Paris, and as a fertilizer. Anhydrite is used in the manufacture of gypsum. Plasters consisting of calcined gypsum or calcium sulphate, whether or not coloured, with or without small quantities of accelerators or retarders are used in the construction industry for plastering, rendering, and surface finishing.