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Russian trade with Montenegro 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 Montenegro in 2012: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia’s Trade with Montenegro

In 2012, Russia’s trade with Montenegro was $37,192,147, down 50.25% ($37,571,976) from 2011.

Russia’s exports to Montenegro in 2012 were $30,085,576, down 57.46% ($40,630,714) from 2011.

Russia’s imports from Montenegro in 2012 totaled $7,106,571, up 75.56% ($3,058,738) from 2011.

Russia’s trade surplus with Montenegro in 2012 was $22,979,005, a 65.53% decrease ($43,689,452) over 2011.

Montenegro was Russia’s 135th largest trading partner in 2012 (down from 122nd in 2011), accounting for 0.0044% of Russia’s total trade (down from 0.0091% in 2011).

Montenegro was Russia’s 117th largest export market in 2012 (down from 105th in 2011), accounting for 0.0057% of Russia’s total exports (down from 0.0137% in 2011).

Montenegro was Russia’s 122nd largest supplier in 2012 (up from 134th in 2011), accounting for 0.0022% of Russia’s total imports (up from 0.0013% in 2011).

Russia’s Exports to Montenegro

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

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 53.87% of Russia’s total exports to Montenegro (7.45% in 2011);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 28.81% of Russia’s total exports to Montenegro (82.71% in 2011);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 6.74% of Russia’s total exports to Montenegro (6.32% in 2011);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 3.09% of Russia’s total exports to Montenegro (0.00% in 2011).

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

  • Ships, boats and floating structures (HS code 89) - an increase of $10,763,733;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $1,410,363;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - an increase of $1,095,118;
  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - an increase of $929,911;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - an increase of $738,818;
  • Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof (HS code 43) - an increase of $343,528;
  • Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles (HS code 92) - an increase of $275,709;
  • Miscellaneous articles of base metal (HS code 83) - an increase of $257,664;
  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - an increase of $151,582;
  • Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 95) - an increase of $93,414.

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

  • Aluminum and articles thereof (HS code 76) - a decrease of $51,226,842;
  • Sugars and sugar confectionery (HS code 17) - a decrease of $2,254,552;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $1,816,935;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - a decrease of $375,787;
  • Glass and glassware (HS code 70) - a decrease of $261,451;
  • Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes (HS code 24) - a decrease of $167,085;
  • Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques (HS code 97) - a decrease of $159,664;
  • 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 (HS code 94) - a decrease of $146,040;
  • Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans (HS code 49) - a decrease of $109,547;
  • 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 (HS code 85) - a decrease of $99,060;
  • Ceramic products (HS code 69) - a decrease of $94,044.
Russia’s exports to Montenegro in 2012 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in 2012,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in 2011,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in 2012
over 2011
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 169 0.00 0
10 Cereals 0 0.00 195-100.00
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 4,935 0.02 3,63135.91
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 1,809,225 6.01 4,063,777-55.48
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 4,198 0.01 527696.58
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 0 0.00 14,037-100.00
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 0 0.00 3,693-100.00
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 16,367 0.05 21,543-24.03
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 194,186 0.65 361,271-46.25
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 188 0.00 1,868-89.94
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 929,911 3.09 0
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 16,800 0.06 1,600950.00
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 1 0.00 0
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 31,049 0.10 3,028925.40
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 3,215 0.01 0
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 0 0.00 2,100-100.00
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 0 0.00 535-100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 24,111 0.08 72,249-66.63
39 Plastics and articles thereof 57,222 0.19 44,65528.14
40 Rubber and articles thereof 65,862 0.22 441,649-85.09
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 36,451 0.12 0
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 343,528 1.14 0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 206,088 0.69 54,506278.10
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 247 0.00 5,649-95.63
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 1,011 0.00 110,558-99.09
54 Man-made filaments 0 0.00 10,049-100.00
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 0 0.00 1,964-100.00
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 2,537 0.01 0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 13,851 0.05 0
69 Ceramic products 90,902 0.30 184,946-50.85
70 Glass and glassware 3,348 0.01 264,799-98.74
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 6,316 0.02 0
72 Iron and steel 95,423 0.32 45,942107.70
73 Articles of iron or steel 1,142,569 3.80 47,4512,307.89
74 Copper and articles thereof 150 0.00 2,976-94.96
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 7,162,606 23.81 58,389,448-87.73
80 Tin and articles thereof 9,202 0.03 0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 727 0.00 59821.57
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 258,135 0.86 47154,705.73
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 2,050,017 6.81 639,654220.49
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 170,085 0.57 269,145-36.81
86 Railway or tramway locomotives, rolling-stock and parts thereof; railway or tramway track fixtures and fittings and parts thereof; mechanical (including electro-mechanical) traffic signalling equipment of all kinds 0 0.00 60,871-100.00
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 3,003,641 9.98 2,264,82332.62
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 10,763,733 35.78 0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 218,311 0.73 2,035,246-89.27
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 10,508 0.03 0
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 1,028,529 3.42 752,82036.62
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 20,197 0.07 166,237-87.85
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 286,982 0.95 193,56848.26
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 714 0.00 16,218-95.60
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 2,329 0.01 161,993-98.56

Russia’s Imports from Montenegro

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

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 74.29% of Russia’s total imports from Montenegro (91.97% in 2011);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 5.46% of Russia’s total imports from Montenegro (6.59% in 2011).

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

  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - an increase of $1,370,770;
  • Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials (HS code 68) - an increase of $806,329;
  • Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof (HS code 43) - an increase of $345,496;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - an increase of $210,909;
  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - an increase of $155,344;
  • 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 (HS code 94) - an increase of $123,561;
  • Coffee, tea, maté and spices (HS code 09) - an increase of $74,599;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $64,254;
  • Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) (HS code 42) - an increase of $37,090.

The largest declines in Russia’s imports from Montenegro 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) - a decrease of $78,817;
  • Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans (HS code 49) - a decrease of $34,291.
Russia’s imports from Montenegro in 2012 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in 2012,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in 2011,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in 2012
over 2011
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 0 0.00 78,817-100.00
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 0 0.00 21,210-100.00
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 614,451 8.65 403,54252.26
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 82,081 1.16 7,482997.05
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 4,582,604 64.48 3,211,83442.68
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 634 0.01 0
40 Rubber and articles thereof 0 0.00 21-100.00
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 37,090 0.52 0
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 345,496 4.86 0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 155,344 2.19 0
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 232,564 3.27 266,855-12.85
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 85 0.00 0
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 6,642 0.09 0
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 0 0.00 8,376-100.00
65 Headgear and parts thereof 31 0.00 0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 850,483 11.97 44,1541,826.17
70 Glass and glassware 2,267 0.03 0
73 Articles of iron or steel 771 0.01 0
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 1,740 0.02 0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 66,712 0.94 2,4582,614.08
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 0 0.00 999-100.00
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 0 0.00 529-100.00
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 4,015 0.06 0
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 123,561 1.74 0
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 0 0.00 1,556-100.00
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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia