Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Rubber surgical gloves. In 2021, Rubber surgical gloves were the world's 1008th most traded product, with a total trade of $3.41B. Between 2020 and 2021 the exports of Rubber surgical gloves grew by 23.6%, from $2.76B to $3.41B. Trade in Rubber surgical gloves represent 0.016% of total world trade.
Rubber surgical gloves are a part of Rubber Apparel.
Exports In 2021 the top exporters of Rubber surgical gloves were Malaysia ($896M), China ($457M), Thailand ($436M), Germany ($431M), and Netherlands ($206M).
Imports In 2021 the top importers of Rubber surgical gloves were United States ($463M), Germany ($322M), United Kingdom ($259M), Austria ($199M), and Netherlands ($168M).
Tariffs In 2018 the average tariff for Rubber surgical gloves was 5.69%, making it the 3838th lowest tariff using the HS6 product classification.
Ranking Rubber surgical gloves ranks 2518th 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.