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CHEMICAL PRODUCTS - Monthly Trend

Source - Dubai Custom

Sector Overview - CHEMICAL PRODUCTS

The global chemical products trade (export + import) has reduced to USD 1073.03 billion in 2019 decrease of 3.1% compared to 2018 which was USD 1107.51 billion. The chemical products trade represented 2.84% of total global trade.

Dubai chemical products trade (export + import) has raised to USD 4.15 billion in 2019, an increase of 6.31% compared to USD 3.9 billion in 2018. Dubai chemical products trade represented 0.04% of the total global trade.

Dubai chemical products exports were AED 2.3 billion in 2019 which accounts for 1.5% of Dubai export.  

The top exported products were: Paints and varnishes; based on polymers (HS Code: 320890), Colouring matter; other preparations (HS Code: 320649) and Chemical products, mixtures and preparations (HS Code: 382499).
The top export destinations were:  Sultanate of Oman , Iraq, India, Egypt and Kuwait. 

Dubai chemical products imports were AED 12.89 billion in 2019 which accounted for 1.6% of the total Dubai imports.

The top import products were: Aluminium oxide; other than artificial corundum (HS Code: 281820), Lubricating oil additives; containing petroleum oils (HS Code: 381121) and Chemical products, mixtures and preparations (HS Code: 382499).
The top import origins were: Australia, China, USA, India and Germany.

Dubai chemical products re-exports were AED 2.82 billion in 2019 which accounted for 0.7% of the total Dubai re-export.

The top re-export products: Reagents; diagnostic or laboratory reagents on a backing and prepared diagnostic (HS Code: 382200), ubricating oil additives; containing petroleum oils (HS Code: 381121) and Chemical products, mixtures and preparations (HS Code: 382499).
The top re-export destinations were:  Iran, Saudi Arabia, Pakistan, Sultanate of Oman and Singapore.

 

Note:

The chemical products sector contains Sections No. (28-31-32-35-36-37-38).

All ranks not including free zones.

 

Source - Dubai Custom

Sector Competitive Landscape

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Source - Dubai Custom - UN Comtrade

Trade Forecast

Notes: 1 US$ = 3.667 AED; Forecast from 2020 based on historical values
Source: Abu Dhabi Statistics Center