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0804 (Harmonized System 1992 for 4-digit)

Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Tropical Fruits. In 2019, Tropical Fruits were the world's 231st most traded product, with a total trade of $15.1B. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Tropical Fruits grew by 9.59%, from $13.8B to $15.1B. Trade in Tropical Fruits represent 0.083% of total world trade.

Exports In 2019 the top exporters of Tropical Fruits  were Mexico ($3.6B), Netherlands ($1.25B), Costa Rica ($1.11B), Peru ($1.09B), and Thailand ($695M).

Imports In 2019 the top importers of Tropical Fruits were United States ($3.98B), Netherlands ($1.27B), China ($1.13B), France ($809M), and Germany ($799M).

Tariffs In 2018 the average tariff for Tropical Fruits was 16.2%, making it the 163rd lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.

The countries with the highest import tariffs for Tropical Fruits are Iran (76.4%), Cyprus (66.1%), Belize (59.6%), Taiwan (54.7%), and Thailand (52.5%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Mauritius (0%), United Arab Emirates (0%), Hong Kong (0%), Kuwait (0%), and Oman (0%).

Ranking Tropical Fruits ranks 927th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).

Historical Data

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Exporters and Importers

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Trade By Country

Top Origin (2019): Mexico, $3.6B

Top Destination (2019): United States, $3.98B

Tropical Fruits are the world's 231st most traded product.

In 2019, the top exporters of Tropical Fruits were Mexico ($3.6B), Netherlands ($1.25B), Costa Rica ($1.11B), Peru ($1.09B), and Thailand ($695M).

In 2019, the top importers of Tropical Fruits were United States ($3.98B), Netherlands ($1.27B), China ($1.13B), France ($809M), and Germany ($799M).

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Market Dynamics

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Trade by country

Value

Top Origin Growth (2018 -  2019): Mexico, $519M

Top Destination Growth (2018 - 2019): United States, $427M

Between 2018 and 2019, the exports of Tropical Fruits grew the fastest in Mexico ($519M), Thailand ($317M), Iraq ($254M), Netherlands ($134M), and Philippines ($49.4M).

Between 2018 and 2019, the fastest growing importers of Tropical Fruits were United States ($427M), China ($380M), United Arab Emirates ($293M), France ($122M), and Spain ($62.5M).

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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 Tropical Fruits.

In 2019,  market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 4.67. This means that most of the exports of Tropical Fruits are explained by 25 countries.

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TOP NET EXPORTER (2019): Mexico, $3.57B

TOP NET IMPORTER (2019): United States, $3.71B

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

In 2019, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Tropical Fruits were Mexico ($3.57B), Costa Rica ($1.1B), Peru ($1.09B), Thailand ($672M), and Philippines ($430M).

In 2019, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Tropical Fruits were United States ($3.71B), China ($1.06B), France ($637M), Germany ($636M), and United Kingdom ($561M).

Disaggregation

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Value

In 2019, the world most traded Tropical Fruits, disaggragated by their HS6 level were Avocados, fresh or dried ($6.6B), Guavas, mangoes and mangosteens, fresh or... ($3.59B), Pineapples, fresh or dried ($2.32B), Dates, fresh or dried ($1.98B), and Figs, fresh or dried ($598M)

Import Tariffs

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In 2018, the average tariff for importing Tropical Fruits was 16.2%. The countries with the highest tariffs for importing Tropical Fruits were Iran (76.4%), Cyprus (66.1%), Belize (59.6%), Taiwan (54.7%), and Thailand (52.5%).

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