Overview: This page contains the latest trade data of Rock Wool. In 2019, Rock Wool were the world's 507th most traded product, with a total trade of $4.84B. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Rock Wool decreased by -2.9%, from $4.99B to $4.84B. Trade in Rock Wool represent 0.027% of total world trade.
Exports: In 2019 the top exporters of Rock Wool were Germany ($667M), Japan ($391M), China ($383M), United States ($380M), and Poland ($369M).
Imports: In 2019 the top importers of Rock Wool were Germany ($445M), United States ($423M), France ($254M), Poland ($203M), and Italy ($197M).
Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Rock Wool was 7.95%, making it the 549th lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Rock Wool are Bahamas (40.2%), Sudan (35%), Cameroon (29.4%), Gabon (29.4%), and Chad (29.4%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Mauritius (0%), Hong Kong (0%), Japan (0%), Maldives (0%), and Singapore (0%).
Ranking: Rock Wool ranks 263rd in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).
Description: Slag-wool is a type of mineral wool that is made from slag. It's used in the production of heat insulation, sound insulation, and other products. Rock-wool is another type of mineral wool that is made from rock. It's used in the production of heat insulation, sound insulation, and other products.