HS Icon Trunks and Cases

4202 (Harmonized System 1992 for 4-digit)

Overview:  This page contains the latest trade data of Trunks and Cases. In 2019, Trunks and Cases were the world's 41st most traded product, with a total trade of $66.8B. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Trunks and Cases grew by 2.15%, from $65.4B to $66.8B. Trade in Trunks and Cases represent 0.37% of total world trade.

Exports: In 2019 the top exporters of Trunks and Cases  were China ($26.9B), France ($8.52B), Italy ($7.75B), Vietnam ($3.4B), and Germany ($1.95B).

Imports: In 2019 the top importers of Trunks and Cases were United States ($10.1B), Japan ($4.81B), Germany ($4.01B), Hong Kong ($3.64B), and France ($3.61B).

Tariffs: In 2018 the average tariff for Trunks and Cases was 18.1%, making it the 140th lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.

The countries with the highest import tariffs for Trunks and Cases are Iran (90%), Syria (46%), Egypt (45.4%), Sudan (35%), and Ethiopia (34.7%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Hong Kong (0%), Singapore (0%), Switzerland (0%), Norway (0%), and Bahamas (0%).

Ranking: Trunks and Cases ranks 701st in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).

Description: Trunks, suitcases or other cases are used to store clothes, toys, books, etc. in a hotel, home, or car.

Historical Data

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Exporters and Importers

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Trade By Country

Top Origin (2019): China, $26.9B

Top Destination (2019): United States, $10.1B

Trunks and Cases are the world's 41st most traded product.

In 2019, the top exporters of Trunks and Cases were China ($26.9B), France ($8.52B), Italy ($7.75B), Vietnam ($3.4B), and Germany ($1.95B).

In 2019, the top importers of Trunks and Cases were United States ($10.1B), Japan ($4.81B), Germany ($4.01B), Hong Kong ($3.64B), and France ($3.61B).

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Market Dynamics

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Trade by country

Value

Top Origin Growth (2018 -  2019): France, $810M

Top Destination Growth (2018 - 2019): Switzerland, $347M

Between 2018 and 2019, the exports of Trunks and Cases grew the fastest in France ($810M), Cambodia ($641M), Italy ($393M), Vietnam ($262M), and Indonesia ($174M).

Between 2018 and 2019, the fastest growing importers of Trunks and Cases were Switzerland ($347M), Japan ($302M), South Korea ($275M), Saudi Arabia ($208M), and China ($198M).

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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 Trunks and Cases.

In 2019,  market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 3.49. This means that most of the exports of Trunks and Cases are explained by 11 countries.

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TOP NET EXPORTER (2019): China, $25.1B

TOP NET IMPORTER (2019): United States, $9.07B

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

In 2019, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Trunks and Cases were China ($25.1B), France ($4.92B), Italy ($4.5B), Vietnam ($2.97B), and Cambodia ($1.48B).

In 2019, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Trunks and Cases were United States ($9.07B), Japan ($4.7B), Hong Kong ($3.01B), United Kingdom ($2.51B), and Germany ($2.05B).

Disaggregation

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Value

In 2019, the world most traded Trunks and Cases, disaggragated by their HS6 level were Containers nes, outer surface plastic or... ($16.8B), Handbags with outer surface of leather ($13.5B), Handbags with outer surface plastics, textile... ($12.3B), Trunks, suit-cases, etc, outer surface plastic/textil ($10.6B), and Articles for pocket or handbag, leather... ($4.19B)

Import Tariffs

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In 2018, the average tariff for importing Trunks and Cases was 18.1%. The countries with the highest tariffs for importing Trunks and Cases were Iran (90%), Syria (46%), Egypt (45.4%), Sudan (35%), and Ethiopia (34.7%).

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