Overview: This page contains the latest trade data of Metal Molds. In 2019, Metal Molds were the world's 195th most traded product, with a total trade of $19B. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Metal Molds decreased by -5.55%, from $20.1B to $19B. Trade in Metal Molds represent 0.11% of total world trade.
Exports: In 2019 the top exporters of Metal Molds were China ($5.31B), South Korea ($1.74B), Germany ($1.56B), Japan ($1.38B), and Italy ($1.32B).
Imports: In 2019 the top importers of Metal Molds were United States ($2.75B), Germany ($1.57B), Mexico ($1.5B), Japan ($948M), and China ($870M).
Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Metal Molds was 4.22%, making it the 950th lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Metal Molds are Bahamas (38.2%), Bermuda (25%), Maldives (19.6%), Argentina (17.4%), and Brazil (16.5%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Angola (0%), Kenya (0%), Mauritius (0%), Rwanda (0%), and Tanzania (0%).
Ranking: Metal Molds ranks 64th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).
Description: Moulding boxes are used to hold and protect moulds while they are being made. Mould bases are used to support the molds during the manufacturing process. Mould patterns are used to create moulds that can be reused over and over again. Moulds for metal, metal carbides, glass, mineral materials, rubber or plastics are used in the production of other goods.