HS Icon Plastic tube, pipe or hose, flexible, nes

391739 (Harmonized System 1992 for 6-digit)

Overview:  This page contains the latest trade data of Plastic tube, pipe or hose, flexible, nes. In 2019, Plastic tube, pipe or hose, flexible, nes were the world's 695th most traded product, with a total trade of $4.43B. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Plastic tube, pipe or hose, flexible, nes decreased by -0.7%, from $4.46B to $4.43B. Trade in Plastic tube, pipe or hose, flexible, nes represent 0.024% of total world trade.

Exports: In 2019 the top exporters of Plastic tube, pipe or hose, flexible, nes  were China ($841M), Germany ($716M), United States ($513M), Italy ($347M), and Netherlands ($148M).

Imports: In 2019 the top importers of Plastic tube, pipe or hose, flexible, nes were United States ($685M), Germany ($329M), France ($196M), Netherlands ($176M), and China ($159M).

Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Plastic tube, pipe or hose, flexible, nes was 9.91%, making it the 2295th lowest tariff using the HS6 product classification.

The countries with the highest import tariffs for Plastic tube, pipe or hose, flexible, nes are Bahamas (41.8%), Laos (38.1%), Sudan (35%), Nepal (30%), and Cameroon (29.4%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Uganda (0%), Zambia (0%), Hong Kong (0%), Maldives (0%), and Singapore (0%).

Ranking: Plastic tube, pipe or hose, flexible, nes ranks 2438th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).

Description: Pipe, tube, or hose is made of a flexible material, such as plastic, rubber, or metal. They can be used for transferring liquids or gases.

Historical Data

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Exporters and Importers

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Trade By Country

Top Origin (2019): China, $841M

Top Destination (2019): United States, $685M

Plastic tube, pipe or hose, flexible, nes are the world's 695th most traded product.

In 2019, the top exporters of Plastic tube, pipe or hose, flexible, nes were China ($841M), Germany ($716M), United States ($513M), Italy ($347M), and Netherlands ($148M).

In 2019, the top importers of Plastic tube, pipe or hose, flexible, nes were United States ($685M), Germany ($329M), France ($196M), Netherlands ($176M), and China ($159M).

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Market Dynamics

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Trade by country

Value

Top Origin Growth (2018 -  2019): Netherlands, $74.2M

Top Destination Growth (2018 - 2019): Brazil, $41.8M

Between 2018 and 2019, the exports of Plastic tube, pipe or hose, flexible, nes grew the fastest in Netherlands ($74.2M), United States ($26.4M), Poland ($12.8M), Indonesia ($11.5M), and Mexico ($8.95M).

Between 2018 and 2019, the fastest growing importers of Plastic tube, pipe or hose, flexible, nes were Brazil ($41.8M), Sweden ($25.8M), Germany ($16.4M), Iraq ($13.4M), and China ($11.9M).

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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 Plastic tube, pipe or hose, flexible, nes.

In 2019,  market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 4.4. This means that most of the exports of Plastic tube, pipe or hose, flexible, nes are explained by 21 countries.

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TOP NET EXPORTER (2019): China, $682M

TOP NET IMPORTER (2019): United States, $172M

This map shows which countries export or import more of Plastic tube, pipe or hose, flexible, nes. Each country is colored based on the difference in exports and imports of Plastic tube, pipe or hose, flexible, nes during 2019.

In 2019, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Plastic tube, pipe or hose, flexible, nes were China ($682M), Germany ($387M), Italy ($236M), Czechia ($71.9M), and Chinese Taipei ($45.1M).

In 2019, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Plastic tube, pipe or hose, flexible, nes were United States ($172M), France ($108M), Russia ($97M), Australia ($56.5M), and Mexico ($52.5M).

Import Tariffs

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In 2018, the average tariff for importing Plastic tube, pipe or hose, flexible, nes was 9.91%. The countries with the highest tariffs for importing Plastic tube, pipe or hose, flexible, nes were Bahamas (41.8%), Laos (38.1%), Sudan (35%), Nepal (30%), and Cameroon (29.4%).

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.