Overview: This page contains the latest trade data of Silicates. In 2019, Silicates were the world's 973rd most traded product, with a total trade of $689M. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Silicates decreased by -4.23%, from $719M to $689M. Trade in Silicates represent 0.0038% of total world trade.
Exports: In 2019 the top exporters of Silicates were China ($140M), United States ($66.5M), Netherlands ($58.9M), Poland ($47.7M), and Germany ($40.6M).
Imports: In 2019 the top importers of Silicates were United States ($54.1M), Germany ($46M), South Korea ($39.9M), Japan ($34.1M), and Netherlands ($32.2M).
Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Silicates was 4.52%, making it the 911th lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Silicates are Bahamas (40.2%), Bermuda (25%), Ethiopia (14.9%), Nepal (14.8%), and Maldives (14.7%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Angola (0%), Kenya (0%), Mauritius (0%), Rwanda (0%), and Tanzania (0%).
Description: Silicates are used in many different industries. They are used in the glass industry, where they are used to make glass. They are also used in the construction industry, where they are used to make cement. Silicates are also used in the paint industry, where they are used to make paint.