HS Icon Photographic Film

3702 (Harmonized System 1992 for 4-digit)

Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Photographic Film. In 2019, Photographic Film were the world's 813th most traded product, with a total trade of $1.5B. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Photographic Film decreased by -5.71%, from $1.59B to $1.5B. Trade in Photographic Film represent 0.0083% of total world trade.

Exports In 2019 the top exporters of Photographic Film  were United States ($450M), Japan ($318M), Belgium ($220M), China ($127M), and Malaysia ($105M).

Imports In 2019 the top importers of Photographic Film were China ($516M), United States ($213M), South Korea ($122M), Chinese Taipei ($76.7M), and Japan ($54.2M).

Tariffs In 2018 the average tariff for Photographic Film was 8.28%, making it the 524th lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.

The countries with the highest import tariffs for Photographic Film are Sudan (28.1%), Uzbekistan (27.6%), Romania (25.7%), Gabon (24.5%), and Chad (24.5%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Mauritius (0%), Hong Kong (0%), Japan (0%), Singapore (0%), and Taiwan (0%).

Ranking Photographic Film ranks 9th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).

Description Photographic film is used in a variety of cameras. Sensitised, unexposed photographic film is used in cameras that are designed to take a single photograph at a time. Instant print film is used in cameras that are designed to print out photographs immediately after taking them.

Historical Data

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Exporters and Importers

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Trade By Country

Top Origin (2019): United States, $450M

Top Destination (2019): China, $516M

Photographic Film are the world's 813th most traded product.

In 2019, the top exporters of Photographic Film were United States ($450M), Japan ($318M), Belgium ($220M), China ($127M), and Malaysia ($105M).

In 2019, the top importers of Photographic Film were China ($516M), United States ($213M), South Korea ($122M), Chinese Taipei ($76.7M), and Japan ($54.2M).

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Market Dynamics

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Trade by country

Value

Top Origin Growth (2018 -  2019): Japan, $8.25M

Top Destination Growth (2018 - 2019): Belgium, $4.1M

Between 2018 and 2019, the exports of Photographic Film grew the fastest in Japan ($8.25M), Malaysia ($4.3M), Israel ($3.03M), Austria ($1.81M), and Hong Kong ($1.42M).

Between 2018 and 2019, the fastest growing importers of Photographic Film were Belgium ($4.1M), Nigeria ($3.86M), Chinese Taipei ($3.79M), Czechia ($2.94M), and Philippines ($2.19M).

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Market Concentration

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Cumulative market share

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This chart shows the evolution of the market concentration of exports of Photographic Film.

In 2019,  market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 3.11. This means that most of the exports of Photographic Film are explained by 8 countries.

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TOP NET EXPORTER (2019): Japan, $263M

TOP NET IMPORTER (2019): China, $389M

This map shows which countries export or import more of Photographic Film. Each country is colored based on the difference in exports and imports of Photographic Film during 2019.

In 2019, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Photographic Film were Japan ($263M), United States ($237M), Belgium ($201M), Malaysia ($90.9M), and France ($14.7M).

In 2019, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Photographic Film were China ($389M), South Korea ($84M), Thailand ($45.3M), Vietnam ($35.8M), and Chinese Taipei ($28.1M).

Disaggregation

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Value

In 2019, the world most traded Photographic Film, disaggragated by their HS6 level were Film, rolls, except colour, width >610mm,... ($740M), Film in rolls, width 105-610 mm... ($231M), Photographic film, rolls, for x-ray ($200M), Photographic film, rolls, of a width... ($74.3M), and Film, colour photo nes, rolls width... ($56.7M)

Import Tariffs

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In 2018, the average tariff for importing Photographic Film was 8.28%. The countries with the highest tariffs for importing Photographic Film were Sudan (28.1%), Uzbekistan (27.6%), Romania (25.7%), Gabon (24.5%), and Chad (24.5%).

Product Complexity

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Diversification Frontier

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Specialization

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.

Country by Relatedness

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The following visualization shows the relatedness of Photographic Film to countries. Higher relatedness values ​​indicate greater knowledge, which predicts a greater probability of exporting that product in the future.