HS Icon Halides & halide oxides of non-metals (not chlorides)

281290 (Harmonized System 1992 for 6-digit)

Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Halides & halide oxides of non-metals (not chlorides). In 2019, Halides & halide oxides of non-metals (not chlorides) were the world's 2763rd most traded product, with a total trade of $495M. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Halides & halide oxides of non-metals (not chlorides) decreased by -5.08%, from $522M to $495M. Trade in Halides & halide oxides of non-metals (not chlorides) represent 0.0027% of total world trade.

Exports In 2019 the top exporters of Halides & halide oxides of non-metals (not chlorides)  were South Korea ($177M), Japan ($104M), United States ($58.5M), China ($53.5M), and Germany ($29.4M).

Imports In 2019 the top importers of Halides & halide oxides of non-metals (not chlorides) were Chinese Taipei ($154M), South Korea ($60.4M), China ($52.4M), Singapore ($37.5M), and Japan ($37.1M).

Tariffs In 2018 the average tariff for Halides & halide oxides of non-metals (not chlorides) was 4.03%, making it the 4948th lowest tariff using the HS6 product classification.

The countries with the highest import tariffs for Halides & halide oxides of non-metals (not chlorides) are Bahamas (40.2%), Romania (17.2%), Maldives (14.7%), Algeria (13.3%), and Aruba (12%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Angola (0%), Kenya (0%), Mauritius (0%), Rwanda (0%), and Tanzania (0%).

Ranking Halides & halide oxides of non-metals (not chlorides) ranks 170th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).

Description Halides and halide oxides of non-metals are used in a variety of industrial applications. These compounds can be used to extract metals from their ores - for example, in the refining of metals such as aluminum and potassium. They can also be used in the flame-retardant coatings for textiles and plastics.

Historical Data

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Exporters and Importers

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Trade By Country

Top Origin (2019): South Korea, $177M

Top Destination (2019): Chinese Taipei, $154M

Halides & halide oxides of non-metals (not chlorides) are the world's 2763rd most traded product.

In 2019, the top exporters of Halides & halide oxides of non-metals (not chlorides) were South Korea ($177M), Japan ($104M), United States ($58.5M), China ($53.5M), and Germany ($29.4M).

In 2019, the top importers of Halides & halide oxides of non-metals (not chlorides) were Chinese Taipei ($154M), South Korea ($60.4M), China ($52.4M), Singapore ($37.5M), and Japan ($37.1M).

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Market Dynamics

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Trade by country

Value

Top Origin Growth (2018 -  2019): United States, $11.6M

Top Destination Growth (2018 - 2019): Spain, $6.27M

Between 2018 and 2019, the exports of Halides & halide oxides of non-metals (not chlorides) grew the fastest in United States ($11.6M), Netherlands ($3.68M), Georgia ($3.67M), Spain ($1.61M), and Sweden ($1.57M).

Between 2018 and 2019, the fastest growing importers of Halides & halide oxides of non-metals (not chlorides) were Spain ($6.27M), Israel ($1.03M), Thailand ($829k), Netherlands ($826k), and New Zealand ($748k).

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Market Concentration

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Cumulative market share

Value

This chart shows the evolution of the market concentration of exports of Halides & halide oxides of non-metals (not chlorides).

In 2019,  market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 2.94. This means that most of the exports of Halides & halide oxides of non-metals (not chlorides) are explained by 7 countries.

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TOP NET EXPORTER (2019): South Korea, $117M

TOP NET IMPORTER (2019): Chinese Taipei, $149M

This map shows which countries export or import more of Halides & halide oxides of non-metals (not chlorides). Each country is colored based on the difference in exports and imports of Halides & halide oxides of non-metals (not chlorides) during 2019.

In 2019, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Halides & halide oxides of non-metals (not chlorides) were South Korea ($117M), Japan ($66.8M), United States ($28.8M), Germany ($19.7M), and Georgia ($7.67M).

In 2019, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Halides & halide oxides of non-metals (not chlorides) were Chinese Taipei ($149M), Singapore ($31.5M), Spain ($11.2M), Italy ($5.34M), and Switzerland ($5.3M).

Import Tariffs

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In 2018, the average tariff for importing Halides & halide oxides of non-metals (not chlorides) was 4.03%. The countries with the highest tariffs for importing Halides & halide oxides of non-metals (not chlorides) were Bahamas (40.2%), Romania (17.2%), Maldives (14.7%), Algeria (13.3%), and Aruba (12%).

Product Complexity

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Diversification Frontier

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Specialization

The Complexity-Relatedness diagram compares the risk and the strategic value of a product's potential export opportunities. Relatedness is predictive of the probability that a country increases its exports in a product. Complexity, is associated with higher levels of income, economic growth potential, lower income inequality, and lower emissions.