Overview: This page contains the latest trade data of Quartz. In 2019, Quartz were the world's 988th most traded product, with a total trade of $619M. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Quartz decreased by -1.95%, from $632M to $619M. Trade in Quartz represent 0.0034% of total world trade.
Exports: In 2019 the top exporters of Quartz were China ($97.1M), Turkey ($89.3M), India ($85.2M), United States ($45.9M), and Brazil ($45.7M).
Imports: In 2019 the top importers of Quartz were United States ($77.8M), China ($65.4M), Norway ($42.5M), Malaysia ($35.6M), and Italy ($34.4M).
Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Quartz was 2.79%, making it the 1160th lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Quartz are Bahamas (40.2%), Bermuda (25%), Jordan (15.5%), Sri Lanka (14.7%), and North Macedonia (12.8%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Kenya (0%), Mauritius (0%), Rwanda (0%), Tanzania (0%), and Uganda (0%).
Description: Quartz is a mineral that is used in many different industries. It is used in the production of glass, ceramics, and cement. It is also used in the production of fiber optics, electronics, and watches. Quartzite is a metamorphic rock that is made up of quartz. It is used as a building material and for flooring.