Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Styrene. In 2019, Styrene were the world's 300th most traded product, with a total trade of $10.2B. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Styrene decreased by -17.3%, from $12.3B to $10.2B. Trade in Styrene represent 0.056% of total world trade.
Exports In 2019 the top exporters of Styrene were United States ($2.24B), Saudi Arabia ($1.59B), Netherlands ($1.44B), Singapore ($657M), and South Korea ($642M).
Imports In 2019 the top importers of Styrene were China ($3.1B), India ($832M), Mexico ($651M), Belgium ($636M), and United States ($489M).
Tariffs In 2018 the average tariff for Styrene was 2.24%, making it the 6108th lowest tariff using the HS6 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Styrene are Bahamas (40.2%), Bermuda (25%), Maldives (14.7%), Algeria (12.2%), and Ethiopia (9.9%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Angola (0%), Kenya (0%), Mauritius (0%), Rwanda (0%), and Tanzania (0%).
Ranking Styrene ranks 1377th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).
Description Styrene is an organic compound used to make polystyrene. Polystyrene is a hard, lightweight plastic with low cost, excellent insulating properties, and a low coefficient of friction. It is used in packaging, textiles, and construction.