Prices of implemented carbon pricing instruments globally by select country 2019

This statistic displays the price of implemented and scheduled carbon pricing instruments globally, as of April 1st, 2019. As of this, Switzerland's carbon tax had a price of 96 U.S. dollars per metric ton of carbon dioxide equivalent. Finland's carbon tax was one of the first carbon regulations implemented in 1990.

Most expensive existing carbon pricing instruments as of April 2019, by select country

Price in U.S. dollars per metric ton of CO2 equivalent
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Release date

June 2019

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

as of April 1, 2019

Supplementary notes

Nominal prices on April 1st, 2019.

ETS: emissions trading scheme

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