Overview: This page contains the latest trade data of Refractory Ceramics. In 2019, Refractory Ceramics were the world's 710th most traded product, with a total trade of $2.1B. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Refractory Ceramics decreased by -5.87%, from $2.23B to $2.1B. Trade in Refractory Ceramics represent 0.012% of total world trade.
Exports: In 2019 the top exporters of Refractory Ceramics were China ($340M), Germany ($273M), United States ($272M), Japan ($220M), and Czechia ($125M).
Imports: In 2019 the top importers of Refractory Ceramics were United States ($243M), Germany ($132M), South Korea ($113M), Mexico ($106M), and Italy ($104M).
Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Refractory Ceramics was 5.24%, making it the 784th lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Refractory Ceramics are Angola (50%), Bahamas (40.2%), Bermuda (25%), Mauritania (20%), and Republic of the Congo (19.6%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Mauritius (0%), South Africa (0%), Hong Kong (0%), Lebanon (0%), and Philippines (0%).
Ranking: Refractory Ceramics ranks 108th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).
Description: Retorts are used to heat chemicals and other materials. They can be made from a variety of materials, including glass, ceramic, or metal.