Overview: This page contains the latest trade data of Knit Socks and Hosiery. In 2019, Knit Socks and Hosiery were the world's 257th most traded product, with a total trade of $13.9B. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Knit Socks and Hosiery grew by 0.61%, from $13.8B to $13.9B. Trade in Knit Socks and Hosiery represent 0.077% of total world trade.
Exports: In 2019 the top exporters of Knit Socks and Hosiery were China ($5.9B), Turkey ($1.12B), Italy ($844M), Germany ($672M), and Pakistan ($400M).
Imports: In 2019 the top importers of Knit Socks and Hosiery were United States ($2.52B), Germany ($1.24B), Japan ($900M), United Kingdom ($830M), and France ($739M).
Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Knit Socks and Hosiery was 23.2%, making it the 71st lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Knit Socks and Hosiery are Iran (100%), Syria (66.1%), Bolivia (38.5%), Sudan (35%), and Ethiopia (34.7%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Mauritius (0%), Hong Kong (0%), Sri Lanka (0%), Maldives (0%), and Singapore (0%).
Ranking: Knit Socks and Hosiery ranks 747th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).
Description: Pantyhose are a type of hosiery that is used to cover the legs. They can be made from many different materials, including cotton, nylon, polyester, and spandex. Tights are a type of pantyhose that is tighter than regular pantyhose. Stockings are also a type of hosiery that covers the leg. Socks are a type of hosiery that covers the foot. Graduated compression hosiery is used to treat varicose veins in the legs.