Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Halides. In 2019, Halides were the world's 964th most traded product, with a total trade of $743M. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Halides decreased by -4.96%, from $782M to $743M. Trade in Halides represent 0.0041% of total world trade.
Exports In 2019 the top exporters of Halides were South Korea ($193M), Japan ($132M), Germany ($126M), China ($102M), and United States ($79.2M).
Imports In 2019 the top importers of Halides were Chinese Taipei ($187M), South Korea ($87.2M), China ($74.7M), United States ($60.6M), and Japan ($57.5M).
Tariffs In 2018 the average tariff for Halides was 3.99%, making it the 994th lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Halides are Bahamas (40.2%), Bermuda (25%), Romania (17.2%), Maldives (14.7%), and Algeria (13.3%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Angola (0%), Kenya (0%), Mauritius (0%), Rwanda (0%), and Tanzania (0%).
Ranking Halides ranks 24th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).
Description Halides are often used as chemical reagents, such as in the production of hydrochloric acid. Halide oxides are often used in the production of chlorine gas.