Germany - Share of tariff lines with international peaks

Share of tariff lines with international peaks, manufactured products (%)

Share of tariff lines with international peaks, manufactured products (%) in Germany was 0.13 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 23 years was 8.30 in 1990, while its lowest value was 0.13 in 2011.

Definition: Share of tariff lines with international peaks is the share of lines in the tariff schedule with tariff rates that exceed 15 percent. It provides an indication of how selectively tariffs are applied. Manufactured products are commodities classified in SITC revision 3 sections 5-8 excluding division 68.

Source: World Bank staff estimates using the World Integrated Trade Solution system, based on data from United Nations Conference on Trade and Development's Trade Analysis and Information System (TRAINS) database.

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Year Value
1988 0.41
1989 0.40
1990 8.30
1991 1.11
1992 1.33
1993 1.04
1994 0.85
1995 1.45
1996 0.28
1997 0.21
1998 0.33
1999 0.35
2000 0.28
2001 0.38
2002 0.55
2003 0.38
2004 0.24
2005 0.21
2006 0.23
2007 0.27
2008 0.24
2009 0.24
2010 0.20
2011 0.13

Share of tariff lines with international peaks, all products (%)

Share of tariff lines with international peaks, all products (%) in Germany was 1.35 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 23 years was 11.48 in 1990, while its lowest value was 1.35 in 2011.

Definition: Share of tariff lines with international peaks is the share of lines in the tariff schedule with tariff rates that exceed 15 percent. It provides an indication of how selectively tariffs are applied.

Source: World Bank staff estimates using the World Integrated Trade Solution system, based on data from United Nations Conference on Trade and Development's Trade Analysis and Information System (TRAINS) database.

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Year Value
1988 4.21
1989 4.34
1990 11.48
1991 6.27
1992 6.25
1993 5.06
1994 5.13
1995 7.36
1996 9.71
1997 8.59
1998 6.32
1999 4.39
2000 4.63
2001 5.60
2002 6.74
2003 7.10
2004 5.04
2005 3.97
2006 5.20
2007 5.48
2008 4.69
2009 4.11
2010 1.86
2011 1.35

Share of tariff lines with international peaks, primary products (%)

Share of tariff lines with international peaks, primary products (%) in Germany was 4.59 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 23 years was 30.76 in 1996, while its lowest value was 4.59 in 2011.

Definition: Share of tariff lines with international peaks is the share of lines in the tariff schedule with tariff rates that exceed 15 percent. It provides an indication of how selectively tariffs are applied. Primary products are commodities classified in SITC revision 3 sections 0-4 plus division 68 (nonferrous metals).

Source: World Bank staff estimates using the World Integrated Trade Solution system, based on data from United Nations Conference on Trade and Development's Trade Analysis and Information System (TRAINS) database.

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Year Value
1988 15.14
1989 15.71
1990 20.69
1991 20.99
1992 20.60
1993 17.09
1994 17.63
1995 25.72
1996 30.76
1997 27.75
1998 21.34
1999 12.61
2000 16.19
2001 19.60
2002 19.08
2003 20.00
2004 17.22
2005 14.86
2006 18.89
2007 20.17
2008 17.92
2009 15.73
2010 6.30
2011 4.59

Classification

Topic: Private Sector & Trade Indicators

Sub-Topic: Tariffs