Overview: This page contains the latest trade data of Non-woven Textiles. In 2019, Non-woven Textiles were the world's 222nd most traded product, with a total trade of $16.2B. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Non-woven Textiles decreased by -1.07%, from $16.3B to $16.2B. Trade in Non-woven Textiles represent 0.089% of total world trade.
Exports: In 2019 the top exporters of Non-woven Textiles were China ($3.07B), Germany ($2.07B), United States ($1.79B), Italy ($1.24B), and Japan ($778M).
Imports: In 2019 the top importers of Non-woven Textiles were United States ($1.46B), Germany ($1.23B), Japan ($847M), China ($823M), and Mexico ($661M).
Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Non-woven Textiles was 11%, making it the 366th lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Non-woven Textiles are Iran (42.2%), Bahamas (40.2%), Ethiopia (34.7%), Uzbekistan (27.7%), and Finland (25%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Mauritius (0%), Hong Kong (0%), Lebanon (0%), Sri Lanka (0%), and Singapore (0%).
Ranking: Non-woven Textiles ranks 165th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).
Description: A nonwoven fabric is a kind of cloth that has been made by using many small pieces of fabric. It's used for things like diapers, bandages, and other products where it's important to be able to wash the material easily. Nonwoven fabrics are made from a variety of materials, including polyester, nylon, polypropylene, and polyethylene. Nonwoven fabrics can also be used in the production of clothing, automobile upholstery, and other household items.