Overview: This page contains the latest trade data of Technical Use Textiles. In 2018, Technical Use Textiles were the world's 487th most traded product, with a total trade of $5.27B. Between 2017 and 2018 the exports of Technical Use Textiles grew by 13%, from $4.66B to $5.27B. Trade in Technical Use Textiles represent 0.029% of total world trade.
Exports: In 2018 the top exporters of Technical Use Textiles were Germany ($874M), China ($689M), United States ($609M), Japan ($368M), and Italy ($241M).
Imports: In 2018 the top importers of Technical Use Textiles were United States ($590M), Germany ($490M), China ($423M), Mexico ($218M), and France ($205M).
Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Technical Use Textiles was 5.81%, making it the 726th lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Technical Use Textiles are Bahamas (40.2%), Uzbekistan (27%), Bermuda (25%), Sudan (21.9%), and Brazil (20.9%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Mauritius (0%), Hong Kong (0%), Lebanon (0%), Sri Lanka (0%), and Singapore (0%).
Ranking: Technical Use Textiles ranks 133rd in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).
Description: Textile products and articles for technical use are used in the production of other goods. They can be made from a variety of materials, including cotton, wool, silk, and polyester.