Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Rubber surgical gloves. In 2020, Rubber surgical gloves were the world's 1011th most traded product, with a total trade of $2.74B. Between 2019 and 2020 the exports of Rubber surgical gloves grew by 49.6%, from $1.83B to $2.74B. Trade in Rubber surgical gloves represent 0.016% of total world trade.
Rubber surgical gloves are a part of Rubber Apparel.
Exports In 2020 the top exporters of Rubber surgical gloves were Malaysia ($881M), China ($417M), Thailand ($370M), Germany ($309M), and Netherlands ($99.8M).
Imports In 2020 the top importers of Rubber surgical gloves were United States ($470M), Germany ($227M), United Kingdom ($202M), Austria ($158M), and Turkey ($134M).
Tariffs In 2018 the average tariff for Rubber surgical gloves was 5.69%, making it the 3838th lowest tariff using the HS6 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Rubber surgical gloves are Iran (35%), Algeria (26.6%), Cayman Islands (22%), and Tunisia (20%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Angola (0%), Cote d'Ivoire (0%), Ghana (0%), Guinea (0%), and Kenya (0%).
Ranking Rubber surgical gloves ranks 2298th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).
Description Rubber surgical gloves are used to prevent the transmission of blood-borne pathogens. They are made of latex or non-latex rubber that is powdered with a chemical called carboxylic acid which reduces the surface tension of the latex allowing it to slip on and off easily and to resist tearing.