HS Icon Revenue Stamps

9704 (Harmonized System 1992 for 4-digit)

World Trade (2018): $156M, Rnk 1150 / 1225

Top Exporter (2018): $38.5M, Switzerland

Top Importer (2018): $39.9M, United States

Export Growth (CAGR)(2017 - 2018): 84.9%, Rnk 21 / 1225

Mean Tariff (2018): 6.09%, Rnk 691 / 1259

Share of World Trade (2018): 0.00085%, Rnk 1150 / 1225

Overview:  This page contains the latest trade data of Revenue Stamps. In 2018, Revenue Stamps were the world's 1150th most traded product, with a total trade of $156M. Between 2017 and 2018 the exports of Revenue Stamps grew by 84.9%, from  $84.1M to $156M. Trade in Revenue Stamps represent 0.00085% of total world trade.

Exports: In 2018 the top exporters of Revenue Stamps  were Switzerland ($38.5M), Germany ($30.4M), United Kingdom ($23.6M), United States ($8.45M), and Sweden ($5.85M).

Imports: In 2018 the top importers of Revenue Stamps were United States ($39.9M), Switzerland ($20.8M), Germany ($13.8M), Hong Kong ($11.6M), and United Kingdom ($8.89M).

Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Revenue Stamps was 6.09%, making it the 691st lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.

The countries with the highest import tariffs for Revenue Stamps are Cameroon (29.4%), Gabon (29.4%), Uzbekistan (28.7%), Syria (27.6%), and Ecuador (27.1%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Algeria (0%), Mauritius (0%), South Africa (0%), Armenia (0%), and Hong Kong (0%).

Exporters and Importers

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Trade By Country

Top Origin (2018): Switzerland, $38.5M

Top Destination (2018): United States, $39.9M

Revenue Stamps are the world's 1150th most traded product.

In 2018, the top exporters of Revenue Stamps were Switzerland ($38.5M), Germany ($30.4M), United Kingdom ($23.6M), United States ($8.45M), and Sweden ($5.85M).

In 2018, the top importers of Revenue Stamps were United States ($39.9M), Switzerland ($20.8M), Germany ($13.8M), Hong Kong ($11.6M), and United Kingdom ($8.89M).

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Market Dynamics

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Trade by country

Value

Top Origin Growth (2017 -  2018): Switzerland, $18.5M

Top Destination Growth (2017 - 2018): United States, $39.9M

Between 2017 and 2018, the exports of Revenue Stamps grew the fastest in Switzerland ($18.5M), United Kingdom ($14M), Germany ($8.93M), Sweden ($5.82M), and Canada ($3.83M).

Between 2017 and 2018, the fastest growing importers of Revenue Stamps were United States ($39.9M), Israel ($5.47M), Australia ($5.41M), Hong Kong ($4.71M), and United Kingdom ($4.41M).

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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 Revenue Stamps.

In 2018,  market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 3.85. This means that most of the exports of Revenue Stamps are explained by 14 countries.

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TOP NET EXPORTER (2018): Switzerland, $17.7M

TOP NET IMPORTER (2018): United States, $31.4M

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

In 2018, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Revenue Stamps were Switzerland ($17.7M), Germany ($16.6M), United Kingdom ($14.7M), Sweden ($5.6M), and Canada ($3.07M).

In 2018, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Revenue Stamps were United States ($31.4M), Hong Kong ($7.36M), China ($6.02M), Israel ($5.02M), and Australia ($3.68M).

Disaggregation

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Value

In 2018, the world most traded Revenue Stamps, disaggragated by their HS6 level were Used postage and revenue stamps, first... ($156M)

Import Tariffs

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In 2018, the average tariff for importing Revenue Stamps was 6.09%.  The countries with the highest tariffs for importing Revenue Stamps were Cameroon (29.4%), Gabon (29.4%), Uzbekistan (28.7%), Syria (27.6%), and Ecuador (27.1%).

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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.