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2522 (Harmonized System 1992 for 4-digit)

World Trade (2018): $1.16B, Rnk 878 / 1225

Top Exporter (2018): $125M, France

Top Importer (2018): $131M, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Product Complexity (2018): -0.53, Rnk 706 / 1018

Export Growth (CAGR)(2017 - 2018): 22.6%, Rnk 274 / 1225

Mean Tariff (2018): 5.44%, Rnk 756 / 1259

Share of World Trade (2018): 0.0063%, Rnk 878 / 1225

Overview:  This page contains the latest trade data of Quicklime. In 2018, Quicklime were the world's 878th most traded product, with a total trade of $1.16B. Between 2017 and 2018 the exports of Quicklime grew by 22.6%, from  $949M to $1.16B. Trade in Quicklime represent 0.0063% of total world trade.

Exports: In 2018 the top exporters of Quicklime  were France ($125M), Germany ($96.2M), Tanzania ($95.4M), Belgium-Luxembourg ($73.8M), and United States ($60M).

Imports: In 2018 the top importers of Quicklime were Democratic Republic of the Congo ($131M), Netherlands ($105M), Finland ($61.4M), Germany ($56.8M), and United States ($56.3M).

Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Quicklime was 5.44%, been the 756 lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.

The countries with the highest import tariffs for Quicklime are Angola (30%), Uzbekistan (28.7%), Afghanistan (25%), Jordan (23.3%), and Tunisia (20%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Mauritius (0%), South Africa (0%), Hong Kong (0%), Japan (0%), and Sri Lanka (0%).

Ranking: Quicklime ranks 706th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).

Exporters and Importers

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Trade By Country

Top Origin (2018): France, $125M

Top Destination (2018): Democratic Republic of the Congo, $131M

Quicklime are the world's 878th most traded product.

In 2018, the top exporters of Quicklime were France ($125M), Germany ($96.2M), Tanzania ($95.4M), Belgium-Luxembourg ($73.8M), and United States ($60M).

In 2018, the top importers of Quicklime were Democratic Republic of the Congo ($131M), Netherlands ($105M), Finland ($61.4M), Germany ($56.8M), and United States ($56.3M).

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Market Dynamics

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Trade by country

Value

Top Origin Growth (2017 -  2018): Tanzania, $81.5M

Top Destination Growth (2017 - 2018): Democratic Republic of the Congo, $96.2M

Between 2017 and 2018, the exports of Quicklime grew the fastest in Tanzania ($81.5M), France ($29.7M), Vietnam ($23.3M), Thailand ($23M), and Germany ($14.2M).

Between 2017 and 2018, the fastest growing importers of Quicklime were Democratic Republic of the Congo ($96.2M), Chinese Taipei ($34M), Bahrain ($12.1M), Finland ($11M), and Laos ($10.2M).

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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 Quicklime.

In 2018,  market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 4.99. This means that most of the exports of Quicklime are explained by 31 countries.

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TOP NET EXPORTER (2018): Tanzania, $95.4M

TOP NET IMPORTER (2018): Democratic Republic of the Congo, $131M

This map shows which countries export or import more of Quicklime. Each country is colored based on the difference in exports and imports of Quicklime during 2018.

In 2018, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Quicklime were Tanzania ($95.4M), France ($78.6M), Vietnam ($52.1M), Belgium-Luxembourg ($48.9M), and Malaysia ($47.8M).

In 2018, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Quicklime were Democratic Republic of the Congo ($131M), Netherlands ($99.4M), Chile ($52.3M), Finland ($51.4M), and Chinese Taipei ($37.5M).

Import Tariffs

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In 2018, the average tariff for importing Quicklime was 5.44%.  The countries with the highest tariffs for importing Quicklime were Angola (30%), Uzbekistan (28.7%), Afghanistan (25%), Jordan (23.3%), and Tunisia (20%).

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Product Complexity

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Diversification Frontier

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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.