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Russian trade with Ecuador in 2012

by Russian Foreign Trade
based on data from the Federal Customs Service of Russia
The Report on Russia’s foreign trade in goods with Ecuador in 2012: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia’s Trade with Ecuador

In 2012, Russia’s trade with Ecuador totaled $1,305,852,708, up 0.60% ($7,778,153) from 2011.

Russia’s exports to Ecuador in 2012 totaled $118,006,518, up 31.20% ($28,061,775) from 2011.

Russia’s imports from Ecuador in 2012 were $1,187,846,190, down 1.68% ($20,283,622) from 2011.

Russia’s trade deficit with Ecuador in 2012 was $1,069,839,672, a 4.32% decrease ($48,345,397) over 2011.

Ecuador was Russia’s 64th largest trading partner in 2012 (down from 62nd in 2011), accounting for 0.1551% of Russia’s total trade (down from 0.1578% in 2011).

Ecuador was Russia’s 97th largest export market in 2012 (up from 102nd in 2011), accounting for 0.0225% of Russia’s total exports (up from 0.0174% in 2011).

Ecuador was Russia’s 41st largest supplier in 2012 (down from 38th in 2011), accounting for 0.3744% of Russia’s total imports (down from 0.3951% in 2011).

Russia’s Exports to Ecuador

The major share of Russian exports to Ecuador in 2012 (and in 2011) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 44.51% of Russia’s total exports to Ecuador (36.05% in 2011);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 39.36% of Russia’s total exports to Ecuador (54.40% in 2011);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 7.88% of Russia’s total exports to Ecuador (5.53% in 2011);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 6.26% of Russia’s total exports to Ecuador (3.27% in 2011);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 1.42% of Russia’s total exports to Ecuador (0.51% in 2011).

The largest gains in Russia’s exports to Ecuador in 2012 over 2011 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Fertilizers (HS code 31) - an increase of $19,128,251;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - an increase of $4,955,868;
  • Cereals (HS code 10) - an increase of $4,446,250;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - an increase of $1,290,060;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $578,438;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $404,037;
  • Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement (HS code 25) - an increase of $393,376.

The largest declines in Russia’s exports to Ecuador in 2012 over 2011 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - a decrease of $2,671,692;
  • Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard (HS code 47) - a decrease of $626,528.
Russia’s exports to Ecuador in 2012 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in 2012,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in 2011,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in 2012
over 2011
10 Cereals 7,385,000 6.26 2,938,750151.30
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 393,376 0.33 0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 124,896 0.11 219,959-43.22
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 254,420 0.22 603,381-57.83
30 Pharmaceutical products 0 0.00 117,583-100.00
31 Fertilizers 49,171,106 41.67 30,042,85563.67
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 0 0.00 58-100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 171,907 0.15 0
39 Plastics and articles thereof 1,081,068 0.92 1,101,405-1.85
40 Rubber and articles thereof 1,847,217 1.57 557,157231.54
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 1,172,284 0.99 1,798,812-34.83
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 8,129,027 6.89 3,173,159156.18
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 0 0.00 12-100.00
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 113,130 0.10 0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 0 0.00 36-100.00
70 Glass and glassware 1,164 0.00 67273.21
72 Iron and steel 46,254,986 39.20 48,926,678-5.46
73 Articles of iron or steel 176,585 0.15 4,8893,511.88
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 0 0.00 148-100.00
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 16,396 0.01 10016,296.00
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 0 0.00 949-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 615,872 0.52 211,835190.73
85 Electrical machinery and equipment and parts thereof; sound recorders and reproducers, television image and sound recorders and reproducers, and parts and accessories of such articles 307,063 0.26 105,355191.46
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 37,943 0.03 8,405351.43
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 710,958 0.60 132,520436.49
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 0 0.00 25-100.00
94 Furniture; bedding, mattresses, mattress supports, cushions and similar stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings, not elsewhere specified or included; illuminated sign illuminated nameplates and the like; prefabricated buildings 7,176 0.01 0
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 2 0.00 0
SS Classified 34,942 0.03 0

Russia’s Imports from Ecuador

The major share of Russian imports from Ecuador in 2012 (and in 2011) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 99.98% of Russia’s total imports from Ecuador (99.89% in 2011).

The largest gains in Russia’s imports from Ecuador in 2012 over 2011 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage (HS code 06) - an increase of $18,919,239;
  • Miscellaneous edible preparations (HS code 21) - an increase of $4,598,957.

The largest declines in Russia’s imports from Ecuador in 2012 over 2011 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - a decrease of $47,014,684.
Russia’s imports from Ecuador in 2012 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in 2012,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in 2011,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in 2012
over 2011
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 15,109,952 1.27 13,019,81016.05
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 281,775,464 23.72 262,856,2257.20
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 120,649 0.01 338,875-64.40
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 830,526,259 69.92 877,540,943-5.36
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 168,491 0.01 63,533165.20
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 226,787 0.02 299,019-24.16
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 0 0.00 122-100.00
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 144 0.00 16,225-99.11
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 1,274,037 0.11 1,132,13412.53
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 404,263 0.03 0
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 5,460,284 0.46 4,415,42323.66
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 51,645,530 4.35 47,046,5739.78
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 844,179 0.07 80,550948.02
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 0 0.00 69,186-100.00
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 0 0.00 62,436-100.00
34 Soap, organic surface-active agents, washing preparations, lubricating preparations, artificial waxes, prepared waxes, polishing or scouring preparations, candles and similar articles, modeling pastes, "dental waxes" and dental preparations with a basis of plaster 0 0.00 7,906-100.00
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 0 0.00 6-100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 3,096 0.00 0
39 Plastics and articles thereof 86,091 0.01 78,4739.71
40 Rubber and articles thereof 10,900 0.00 1905,636.84
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 3,996 0.00 5,946-32.80
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 8,722 0.00 20,119-56.65
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 18,789 0.00 2826,562.77
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 4,315 0.00 1,602169.35
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 0 0.00 970-100.00
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 0 0.00 1,016-100.00
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 1,102 0.00 520111.92
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 0 0.00 151,219-100.00
65 Headgear and parts thereof 7,588 0.00 18,454-58.88
69 Ceramic products 0 0.00 102-100.00
70 Glass and glassware 0 0.00 2,403-100.00
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 0 0.00 5,378-100.00
73 Articles of iron or steel 582 0.00 62,780-99.07
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 395 0.00 0
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 0 0.00 13-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 69,169 0.01 724,989-90.46
85 Electrical machinery and equipment and parts thereof; sound recorders and reproducers, television image and sound recorders and reproducers, and parts and accessories of such articles 22,678 0.00 10,274120.73
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 47,392 0.00 48,725-2.74
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 5,126 0.00 45,923-88.84
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 0 0.00 678-100.00
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 210 0.00 790-73.42
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