Overview: This page contains the latest trade data of Plastic articles nes. In 2019, Plastic articles nes were the world's 29th most traded product, with a total trade of $68.1B. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Plastic articles nes grew by 1.11%, from $67.4B to $68.1B. Trade in Plastic articles nes represent 0.38% of total world trade.
Exports: In 2019 the top exporters of Plastic articles nes were China ($15.6B), Germany ($8.71B), United States ($7.08B), Italy ($3.05B), and France ($2.54B).
Imports: In 2019 the top importers of Plastic articles nes were United States ($9.78B), Germany ($6.1B), Mexico ($3.69B), France ($3.07B), and China ($2.77B).
Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Plastic articles nes was 9.05%, making it the 2525th lowest tariff using the HS6 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Plastic articles nes are Sudan (30.4%), Fiji (25.6%), Bermuda (25%), Cambodia (24.5%), and Malawi (22.6%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Mauritius (0%), Hong Kong (0%), Singapore (0%), Switzerland (0%), and Norway (0%).
Ranking: Plastic articles nes ranks 1216th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).
Description: Plastics are typically used as packaging for food and drink, as well as for containers for certain kinds of household cleaners. Plastics are also used in automobiles, appliances, furniture, and electronics. Examples include polyvinyl chloride (PVC) and polyethylene terephthalate.