Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Stone And Glass. In 2020, Stone And Glass were the world's 15th most traded product, with a total trade of $177B. Between 2019 and 2020 the exports of Stone And Glass decreased by -4.48%, from $185B to $177B. Trade in Stone And Glass represent 1.06% of total world trade.

Stone And Glass include Building Stone, Glass Fibers, Glazed Ceramics, Safety Glass, Interior Decorative Glassware, Glass Bottles, Unglazed Ceramics, Cement Articles, Float Glass, and Bathroom Ceramics, among others.

Exports In 2020 the top exporters of Stone And Glass  were China ($49.3B), Germany ($15.2B), United States ($10.4B), Italy ($10.2B), and Spain ($7.27B).

Imports In 2020 the top importers of Stone And Glass were United States ($21.3B), Germany ($12.4B), China ($9.79B), France ($7.91B), and South Korea ($5.79B).

Tariffs In 2018 the average tariff for Stone And Glass was 10.3%, making it the 10th lowest tariff using the Section product classification.

The countries with the highest import tariffs for Stone And Glass are Bahamas (33%), Iran (31.4%), Sudan (30.8%), Bhutan (27.8%), and Gabon (24.1%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Hong Kong (0%), Singapore (0%), Switzerland (0%), Norway (0%), and Japan (0.56%).

Ranking Stone And Glass ranks 5th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).

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* Using January 2020 exchange rates when trade data is reported in local currency.

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Historical Data

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Exporters and Importers

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Trade By Country

Top Origin (2020): China, $49.3B

Top Destination (2020): United States, $21.3B

Stone And Glass are the world's 15th most traded product.

In 2020, the top exporters of Stone And Glass were China ($49.3B), Germany ($15.2B), United States ($10.4B), Italy ($10.2B), and Spain ($7.27B).

In 2020, the top importers of Stone And Glass were United States ($21.3B), Germany ($12.4B), China ($9.79B), France ($7.91B), and South Korea ($5.79B).

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Market Dynamics

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Top Origin Growth (2019 -  2020): Hong Kong, $2.3B

Top Destination Growth (2019 - 2020): China, $2.74B

Between 2019 and 2020, the exports of Stone And Glass grew the fastest in Hong Kong ($2.3B), Chinese Taipei ($173M), South Korea ($149M), Vietnam ($146M), and Bulgaria ($102M).

Between 2019 and 2020, the fastest growing importers of Stone And Glass were China ($2.74B), Vietnam ($558M), Hong Kong ($503M), South Korea ($225M), and Thailand ($221M).

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Market Concentration

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This chart shows the evolution of the market concentration of exports of Stone And Glass.

In 2020,  market concentration measured using Shannon Entropy, was 4.54. This means that most of the exports of Stone And Glass are explained by 23 countries.

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TOP NET EXPORTER (2020): China, $39.5B

TOP NET IMPORTER (2020): United States, $10.9B

This map shows which countries export or import more of Stone And Glass. Each country is colored based on the difference in exports and imports of Stone And Glass during 2020.

In 2020, the countries that had a largest trade value in exports than in imports of Stone And Glass were China ($39.5B), Italy ($6.22B), Spain ($4.04B), Germany ($2.82B), and India ($2.12B).

In 2020, the countries that had a largest trade value in imports than in exports of Stone And Glass were United States ($10.9B), Canada ($3.28B), France ($3.23B), United Kingdom ($3.16B), and Saudi Arabia ($2.77B).

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In 2020, the world most traded Stone And Glass, disaggragated by their HS6 level were Unglazed Ceramics ($17.2B), Glass Fibers ($11.7B), Glass Bottles ($11.2B), Building Stone ($10.9B), and Bathroom Ceramics ($10.6B)

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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.