HS Icon Pitch coke

270820 (Harmonized System 1992 for 6-digit)

Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Pitch coke. In 2019, Pitch coke were the world's 3242nd most traded product, with a total trade of $310M. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Pitch coke decreased by -35.3%, from $479M to $310M. Trade in Pitch coke represent 0.0017% of total world trade.

Exports In 2019 the top exporters of Pitch coke  were Japan ($125M), South Korea ($102M), Netherlands ($22.8M), China ($13.5M), and Ukraine ($12.9M).

Imports In 2019 the top importers of Pitch coke were China ($144M), India ($23.1M), Netherlands ($20.7M), Russia ($20M), and Spain ($16.9M).

Tariffs In 2018 the average tariff for Pitch coke was 2.67%, making it the 5886th lowest tariff using the HS6 product classification.

The countries with the highest import tariffs for Pitch coke are Bermuda (25%), Nepal (14.8%), Algeria (13.3%), Panama (10%), and Bangladesh (9.84%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Angola (0%), Mauritius (0%), South Africa (0%), Zambia (0%), and Hong Kong (0%).

Ranking Pitch coke ranks 3352nd in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).

Description Pitch coke is used in the manufacture of organic chemicals.

Historical Data

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Exporters and Importers

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Trade By Country

Top Origin (2019): Japan, $125M

Top Destination (2019): China, $144M

Pitch coke are the world's 3242nd most traded product.

In 2019, the top exporters of Pitch coke were Japan ($125M), South Korea ($102M), Netherlands ($22.8M), China ($13.5M), and Ukraine ($12.9M).

In 2019, the top importers of Pitch coke were China ($144M), India ($23.1M), Netherlands ($20.7M), Russia ($20M), and Spain ($16.9M).

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Market Dynamics

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Trade by country

Value

Top Origin Growth (2018 -  2019): Netherlands, $9.87M

Top Destination Growth (2018 - 2019): Spain, $11.5M

Between 2018 and 2019, the exports of Pitch coke grew the fastest in Netherlands ($9.87M), Estonia ($2.46M), Latvia ($978k), Greece ($358k), and Russia ($324k).

Between 2018 and 2019, the fastest growing importers of Pitch coke were Spain ($11.5M), United States ($6.1M), Ukraine ($1.88M), South Korea ($1.23M), and Japan ($892k).

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Market Concentration

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Cumulative market share

Value

This chart shows the evolution of the market concentration of exports of Pitch coke.

In 2019,  market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 2.38. This means that most of the exports of Pitch coke are explained by 5 countries.

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TOP NET EXPORTER (2019): Japan, $121M

TOP NET IMPORTER (2019): China, $130M

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

In 2019, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Pitch coke were Japan ($121M), South Korea ($93.9M), South Africa ($8.87M), Estonia ($7.23M), and Ukraine ($6.34M).

In 2019, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Pitch coke were China ($130M), India ($22.5M), Russia ($19.5M), Spain ($16.8M), and United States ($15.6M).

Import Tariffs

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In 2018, the average tariff for importing Pitch coke was 2.67%. The countries with the highest tariffs for importing Pitch coke were Bermuda (25%), Nepal (14.8%), Algeria (13.3%), Panama (10%), and Bangladesh (9.84%).

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.