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1101 (Harmonized System 1992 for 4-digit)

Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Wheat Flours. In 2019, Wheat Flours were the world's 505th most traded product, with a total trade of $4.88B. Between 2018 and 2019 the exports of Wheat Flours decreased by -3.78%, from $5.07B to $4.88B. Trade in Wheat Flours represent 0.027% of total world trade.

Exports In 2019 the top exporters of Wheat Flours  were Turkey ($1.05B), Kazakhstan ($363M), Germany ($349M), Egypt ($260M), and Argentina ($214M).

Imports In 2019 the top importers of Wheat Flours were Iraq ($469M), Afghanistan ($436M), Yemen ($260M), Netherlands ($240M), and United States ($184M).

Tariffs In 2018 the average tariff for Wheat Flours was 22.2%, making it the 88th lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.

The countries with the highest import tariffs for Wheat Flours are Turkey (95.4%), Belize (67.9%), Morocco (62.5%), Cyprus (60.8%), and Turkmenistan (50%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Angola (0%), South Africa (0%), United Arab Emirates (0%), Hong Kong (0%), and Kuwait (0%).

Ranking Wheat Flours ranks 863rd 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): Turkey, $1.05B

Top Destination (2019): Iraq, $469M

Wheat Flours are the world's 505th most traded product.

In 2019, the top exporters of Wheat Flours were Turkey ($1.05B), Kazakhstan ($363M), Germany ($349M), Egypt ($260M), and Argentina ($214M).

In 2019, the top importers of Wheat Flours were Iraq ($469M), Afghanistan ($436M), Yemen ($260M), Netherlands ($240M), and United States ($184M).

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Market Dynamics

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Trade by country

Value

Top Origin Growth (2018 -  2019): Russia, $34.6M

Top Destination Growth (2018 - 2019): Yemen, $122M

Between 2018 and 2019, the exports of Wheat Flours grew the fastest in Russia ($34.6M), Uzbekistan ($34.5M), Turkey ($32.2M), Egypt ($31.5M), and Argentina ($19.9M).

Between 2018 and 2019, the fastest growing importers of Wheat Flours were Yemen ($122M), China ($58.2M), Venezuela ($24.4M), Syria ($17.5M), and Bolivia ($13.1M).

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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 Wheat Flours.

In 2019,  market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 4.96. This means that most of the exports of Wheat Flours are explained by 31 countries.

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TOP NET EXPORTER (2019): Turkey, $1.04B

TOP NET IMPORTER (2019): Iraq, $469M

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

In 2019, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Wheat Flours were Turkey ($1.04B), Kazakhstan ($362M), Germany ($290M), Egypt ($254M), and Argentina ($214M).

In 2019, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Wheat Flours were Iraq ($469M), Yemen ($249M), Netherlands ($157M), Syria ($126M), and Brazil ($110M).

Disaggregation

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Value

In 2019, the world most traded Wheat Flours, disaggragated by their HS6 level were Wheat or meslin flour ($4.88B)

Import Tariffs

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In 2018, the average tariff for importing Wheat Flours was 22.2%. The countries with the highest tariffs for importing Wheat Flours were Turkey (95.4%), Belize (67.9%), Morocco (62.5%), Cyprus (60.8%), and Turkmenistan (50%).

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