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6803 (Harmonized System 1992 for 4-digit)

Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Slate. In 2019, Slate were the world's 1002nd most traded product, with a total trade of $581M. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Slate decreased by -2.2%, from $594M to $581M. Trade in Slate represent 0.0032% of total world trade.

Exports In 2019 the top exporters of Slate  were Spain ($293M), China ($130M), Brazil ($43.3M), India ($18.1M), and Canada ($11.8M).

Imports In 2019 the top importers of Slate were France ($149M), United Kingdom ($116M), United States ($61.6M), Germany ($55.7M), and Belgium ($26.9M).

Tariffs In 2018 the average tariff for Slate was 11.8%, making it the 320th lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.

The countries with the highest import tariffs for Slate are Iran (50%), Bahamas (41.3%), Zimbabwe (36.5%), Sudan (35%), and Sri Lanka (30%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Mauritius (0%), South Africa (0%), Hong Kong (0%), Japan (0%), and Maldives (0%).

Historical Data

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Exporters and Importers

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Trade By Country

Top Origin (2019): Spain, $293M

Top Destination (2019): France, $149M

Slate are the world's 1002nd most traded product.

In 2019, the top exporters of Slate were Spain ($293M), China ($130M), Brazil ($43.3M), India ($18.1M), and Canada ($11.8M).

In 2019, the top importers of Slate were France ($149M), United Kingdom ($116M), United States ($61.6M), Germany ($55.7M), and Belgium ($26.9M).

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Market Dynamics

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Trade by country

Value

Top Origin Growth (2018 -  2019): Vietnam, $7.78M

Top Destination Growth (2018 - 2019): South Korea, $7.37M

Between 2018 and 2019, the exports of Slate grew the fastest in Vietnam ($7.78M), Brazil ($2.31M), Norway ($1.73M), Russia ($807k), and Turkey ($560k).

Between 2018 and 2019, the fastest growing importers of Slate were South Korea ($7.37M), Denmark ($1.89M), France ($1.18M), Netherlands ($992k), and Saudi Arabia ($959k).

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Market Concentration

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Cumulative market share

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This chart shows the evolution of the market concentration of exports of Slate.

In 2019,  market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 2.56. This means that most of the exports of Slate are explained by 5 countries.

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TOP NET EXPORTER (2019): Spain, $283M

TOP NET IMPORTER (2019): France, $146M

This map shows which countries export or import more of Slate. Each country is colored based on the difference in exports and imports of Slate during 2019.

In 2019, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Slate were Spain ($283M), China ($128M), Brazil ($43.1M), India ($18M), and Vietnam ($8.2M).

In 2019, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Slate were France ($146M), United Kingdom ($108M), United States ($58.5M), Germany ($45.7M), and Belgium ($20.5M).

Disaggregation

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Value

In 2019, the world most traded Slate, disaggragated by their HS6 level were Worked slate, articles of slate or... ($581M)

Import Tariffs

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In 2018, the average tariff for importing Slate was 11.8%. The countries with the highest tariffs for importing Slate were Iran (50%), Bahamas (41.3%), Zimbabwe (36.5%), Sudan (35%), and Sri Lanka (30%).

Product Complexity

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Diversification Frontier

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Specialization

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.

Country by Relatedness

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The following visualization shows the relatedness of Slate to countries. Higher relatedness values ​​indicate greater knowledge, which predicts a greater probability of exporting that product in the future.