HS Icon Sports Equipment

9506 (Harmonized System 1992 for 4-digit)

Overview:  This page contains the latest trade data of Sports Equipment. In 2019, Sports Equipment were the world's 130th most traded product, with a total trade of $28.3B. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Sports Equipment grew by 2.15%, from $27.7B to $28.3B. Trade in Sports Equipment represent 0.16% of total world trade.

Exports: In 2019 the top exporters of Sports Equipment  were China ($12.6B), Chinese Taipei ($2.04B), United States ($1.86B), Germany ($1.14B), and Italy ($976M).

Imports: In 2019 the top importers of Sports Equipment were United States ($6.94B), Germany ($1.93B), France ($1.49B), Japan ($1.44B), and United Kingdom ($1.3B).

Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Sports Equipment was 9.55%, making it the 451st lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.

The countries with the highest import tariffs for Sports Equipment are Cameroon (29.4%), Gabon (29.4%), Chad (29.4%), Ecuador (27.5%), and Algeria (25.6%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Hong Kong (0%), Sri Lanka (0%), Maldives (0%), Singapore (0%), and Switzerland (0%).

Ranking: Sports Equipment ranks 363rd in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).

Description: Swimming pools and paddling pools are used for recreational purposes. They can be made from a variety of materials, including wood, plastic, and metal.

Historical Data

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Exporters and Importers

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Trade By Country

Top Origin (2019): China, $12.6B

Top Destination (2019): United States, $6.94B

Sports Equipment are the world's 130th most traded product.

In 2019, the top exporters of Sports Equipment were China ($12.6B), Chinese Taipei ($2.04B), United States ($1.86B), Germany ($1.14B), and Italy ($976M).

In 2019, the top importers of Sports Equipment were United States ($6.94B), Germany ($1.93B), France ($1.49B), Japan ($1.44B), and United Kingdom ($1.3B).

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Market Dynamics

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Trade by country

Value

Top Origin Growth (2018 -  2019): China, $626M

Top Destination Growth (2018 - 2019): United States, $490M

Between 2018 and 2019, the exports of Sports Equipment grew the fastest in China ($626M), Chinese Taipei ($196M), Vietnam ($85.9M), Malaysia ($37.5M), and Netherlands ($32M).

Between 2018 and 2019, the fastest growing importers of Sports Equipment were United States ($490M), Canada ($63.7M), South Korea ($49.3M), Singapore ($45.8M), and Malaysia ($43.4M).

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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 Sports Equipment.

In 2019,  market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 3.65. This means that most of the exports of Sports Equipment are explained by 12 countries.

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TOP NET EXPORTER (2019): China, $12.1B

TOP NET IMPORTER (2019): United States, $5.08B

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

In 2019, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Sports Equipment were China ($12.1B), Chinese Taipei ($1.85B), Vietnam ($344M), Italy ($334M), and Thailand ($316M).

In 2019, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Sports Equipment were United States ($5.08B), Japan ($951M), Canada ($887M), Germany ($783M), and France ($773M).

Disaggregation

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Value

In 2019, the world most traded Sports Equipment, disaggragated by their HS6 level were Physical exercise, gymnasium and athletics equipment ($10B), Equipment nes for sports, swimming and... ($6.8B), Water-skis, surf-boards, other watersport equipment ($1.7B), Golf equipment except balls and clubs ($1.68B), and Golf clubs, complete ($1.64B)

Import Tariffs

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In 2018, the average tariff for importing Sports Equipment was 9.55%. The countries with the highest tariffs for importing Sports Equipment were Cameroon (29.4%), Gabon (29.4%), Chad (29.4%), Ecuador (27.5%), and Algeria (25.6%).

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 Sports Equipment to countries. Higher relatedness values ​​indicate greater knowledge, which predicts a greater probability of exporting that product in the future.