Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Telephones. In 2019, Telephones were the world's 19th most traded product, with a total trade of $128B. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Telephones decreased by -3.36%, from $132B to $128B. Trade in Telephones represent 0.7% of total world trade.
Telephones are a part of Electrical machinery and equipment. They include Parts of line telephone/telegraph equipment, nes, Telegraphic apparatus, nes, Telephonic or telegraphic switching apparatus, Apparatus, for carrier-current line systems, nes, Telephone sets, Telephonic apparatus, nes, and Teleprinters.
Exports In 2019 the top exporters of Telephones were China ($54.8B), Vietnam ($18.2B), Mexico ($12.5B), South Korea ($12.1B), and Hong Kong ($5.77B).
Imports In 2019 the top importers of Telephones were Hong Kong ($20.7B), China ($16.7B), United States ($14B), Vietnam ($13.7B), and India ($8.55B).
Tariffs In 2018 the average tariff for Telephones was 6.72%, making it the 639th lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Telephones are Iran (22.6%), Bermuda (25%), and Cayman Islands (22%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Egypt (0%), Mauritius (0%), South Africa (0%), United Arab Emirates (0%), and Armenia (0%).
Ranking Telephones ranks 225th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).
Description Telephone sets are used to make phone calls. They can be made from a variety of materials, including plastic, metal, and wood.