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.