Overview: This page contains the latest trade data of Kaolin Coated Paper. In 2019, Kaolin Coated Paper were the world's 139th most traded product, with a total trade of $27.2B. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Kaolin Coated Paper decreased by -6.44%, from $29.1B to $27.2B. Trade in Kaolin Coated Paper represent 0.15% of total world trade.
Exports: In 2019 the top exporters of Kaolin Coated Paper were Finland ($4.65B), Germany ($3.41B), China ($3.09B), Sweden ($2.94B), and United States ($1.9B).
Imports: In 2019 the top importers of Kaolin Coated Paper were Germany ($2.79B), United States ($2.42B), United Kingdom ($1.37B), France ($1.36B), and Poland ($1.06B).
Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Kaolin Coated Paper was 5.56%, making it the 743rd lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Kaolin Coated Paper are Bangladesh (25%), Bermuda (25%), Sudan (20.9%), Fiji (20.6%), and Tunisia (20%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Mauritius (0%), South Africa (0%), Hong Kong (0%), Japan (0%), and South Korea (0%).
Ranking: Kaolin Coated Paper ranks 242nd in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).
Description: Paper is a material made from wood pulp and sometimes other fibers, which is used for writing, printing, drawing, and packaging. Paperboard is a heavier type of paper made from a variety of materials including pulp, recycled paper, and sometimes resin. Paperboard coated on one or both sides with kaolin is used in the production of cups, plates, bowls, and other food packaging items.