Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Nitrile Compounds. In 2019, Nitrile Compounds were the world's 447th most traded product, with a total trade of $6.18B. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Nitrile Compounds decreased by -6.19%, from $6.59B to $6.18B. Trade in Nitrile Compounds represent 0.034% of total world trade.
Exports In 2019 the top exporters of Nitrile Compounds were United States ($1.22B), China ($1.19B), Germany ($458M), South Korea ($415M), and Netherlands ($405M).
Imports In 2019 the top importers of Nitrile Compounds were China ($897M), South Korea ($617M), India ($587M), Turkey ($367M), and United States ($334M).
Tariffs In 2018 the average tariff for Nitrile Compounds was 3.84%, making it the 1031st lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Nitrile Compounds are Bahamas (40.2%), Bermuda (25%), Maldives (14.7%), Algeria (13.3%), and Romania (12.5%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Angola (0%), Egypt (0%), Kenya (0%), Mauritius (0%), and Rwanda (0%).
Ranking Nitrile Compounds ranks 199th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).
Description Nitrile-function compounds are used in many ways. They are often used as plasticizers, or substances that make plastics more flexible. They are also used as lubricants, or substances that reduce friction. Nitrile-function compounds are also used in the production of tires and synthetic rubber.