Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Propene (propylene). In 2019, Propene (propylene) were the world's 437th most traded product, with a total trade of $7.25B. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Propene (propylene) decreased by -11.4%, from $8.19B to $7.25B. Trade in Propene (propylene) represent 0.04% of total world trade.
Exports In 2019 the top exporters of Propene (propylene) were South Korea ($1.49B), Japan ($749M), United States ($715M), Netherlands ($700M), and Chinese Taipei ($542M).
Imports In 2019 the top importers of Propene (propylene) were China ($2.72B), Germany ($871M), Belgium ($730M), Netherlands ($469M), and Mexico ($280M).
Tariffs In 2018 the average tariff for Propene (propylene) was 2.77%, making it the 5845th lowest tariff using the HS6 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Propene (propylene) are Bahamas (40.2%), Bermuda (25%), Maldives (14.7%), Algeria (12.2%), and Nepal (9.89%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Angola (0%), Egypt (0%), Kenya (0%), Mauritius (0%), and Rwanda (0%).
Ranking Propene (propylene) ranks 2400th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).
Description Propene is a hydrocarbon compound that is used in the production of polypropylene plastics. In the petroleum industry, it is often used to produce gasoline or as a fuel in oil refineries.