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8112 (Harmonized System 1992 for 4-digit)

World Trade (2018): $1.94B, Rnk 744 / 1225

Top Exporter (2018): $357M, China

Top Importer (2018): $451M, United States

Product Complexity (2018): 0.18, Rnk 472 / 1018

Export Growth (CAGR)(2017 - 2018): 41.4%, Rnk 97 / 1225

Mean Tariff (2018): 3.09%, Rnk 1124 / 1259

Share of World Trade (2018): 0.011%, Rnk 744 / 1225

Overview:  This page contains the latest trade data of Other Metals. In 2018, Other Metals were the world's 744th most traded product, with a total trade of $1.94B. Between 2017 and 2018 the exports of Other Metals grew by 41.4%, from  $1.37B to $1.94B. Trade in Other Metals represent 0.011% of total world trade.

Exports: In 2018 the top exporters of Other Metals  were China ($357M), Brazil ($204M), United States ($185M), Russia ($158M), and France ($150M).

Imports: In 2018 the top importers of Other Metals were United States ($451M), Japan ($318M), Germany ($157M), China ($149M), and Netherlands ($104M).

Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Other Metals was 3.09%, been the 1124 lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.

The countries with the highest import tariffs for Other Metals are Bahamas (40.2%), Bermuda (25%), Sudan (21.9%), Mauritania (17.3%), and Nepal (14.8%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Angola (0%), Kenya (0%), Mauritius (0%), Rwanda (0%), and Tanzania (0%).

Ranking: Other Metals ranks 472nd in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).

Exporters and Importers

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Trade By Country

Top Origin (2018): China, $357M

Top Destination (2018): United States, $451M

Other Metals are the world's 744th most traded product.

In 2018, the top exporters of Other Metals were China ($357M), Brazil ($204M), United States ($185M), Russia ($158M), and France ($150M).

In 2018, the top importers of Other Metals were United States ($451M), Japan ($318M), Germany ($157M), China ($149M), and Netherlands ($104M).

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Market Dynamics

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Trade by country

Value

Top Origin Growth (2017 -  2018): China, $147M

Top Destination Growth (2017 - 2018): Japan, $149M

Between 2017 and 2018, the exports of Other Metals grew the fastest in China ($147M), Brazil ($103M), Chinese Taipei ($65.7M), South Korea ($60M), and United Kingdom ($36.6M).

Between 2017 and 2018, the fastest growing importers of Other Metals were Japan ($149M), United States ($124M), China ($64.6M), Chinese Taipei ($45.2M), and South Korea ($42.3M).

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Market Concentration

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Cumulative market share

This chart shows the evolution of the market concentration of exports of Other Metals.

In 2018,  market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 4.06. This means that most of the exports of Other Metals are explained by 16 countries.

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TOP NET EXPORTER (2018): China, $208M

TOP NET IMPORTER (2018): United States, $265M

This map shows which countries export or import more of Other Metals. Each country is colored based on the difference in exports and imports of Other Metals during 2018.

In 2018, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Other Metals were China ($208M), Brazil ($192M), Russia ($137M), France ($76.3M), and United Kingdom ($61.3M).

In 2018, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Other Metals were United States ($265M), Japan ($261M), Netherlands ($52.8M), Germany ($35M), and India ($34.6M).

Import Tariffs

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In 2018, the average tariff for importing Other Metals was 3.09%.  The countries with the highest tariffs for importing Other Metals were Bahamas (40.2%), Bermuda (25%), Sudan (21.9%), Mauritania (17.3%), and Nepal (14.8%).

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Product Complexity

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Diversification Frontier

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The Complexity-Relatedness diagram compares the risk and the strategic value of a product's potential export opportunities. Relatedness is predictive of the probability that a country increases its exports in a product. Complexity, is associated with higher levels of income, economic growth potential, lower income inequality, and lower emissions.