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Russian trade with Jordan in 2014

by Russian Foreign Trade
based on data from the Federal Customs Service of Russia
The Report on Russia’s foreign trade in goods with Jordan in 2014: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia’s Trade with Jordan

In 2014, Russia’s trade with Jordan totaled $542,691,032, up 200.35% ($362,005,570) from 2013.

Russia’s exports to Jordan in 2014 totaled $528,952,867, up 210.42% ($358,551,983) from 2013.

Russia’s imports from Jordan in 2014 totaled $13,738,165, up 33.58% ($3,453,587) from 2013.

Russia’s trade surplus with Jordan in 2014 was $515,214,702, a 221.78% increase ($355,098,396) over 2013.

Jordan was Russia’s 84th largest trading partner in 2014 (up from 100th in 2013), accounting for 0.0693% of Russia’s total trade (up from 0.0215% in 2013).

Jordan was Russia’s 70th largest export market in 2014 (up from 90th in 2013), accounting for 0.1064% of Russia’s total exports (up from 0.0323% in 2013).

Jordan was Russia’s 113th largest supplier in 2014 (up from 120th in 2013), accounting for 0.0048% of Russia’s total imports (up from 0.0033% in 2013).

Russia’s Exports to Jordan

The major share of Russian exports to Jordan in 2014 (and in 2013) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 52.53% of Russia’s total exports to Jordan (25.24% in 2013);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 30.83% of Russia’s total exports to Jordan (38.87% in 2013);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 9.05% of Russia’s total exports to Jordan (11.96% in 2013);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 2.25% of Russia’s total exports to Jordan (6.54% in 2013);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 0.44% of Russia’s total exports to Jordan (1.18% in 2013);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 0.35% of Russia’s total exports to Jordan (1.06% in 2013).

The largest gains in Russia’s exports to Jordan in 2014 over 2013 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - an increase of $234,869,870;
  • Cereals (HS code 10) - an increase of $98,590,165;
  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - an increase of $27,463,080;
  • Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes (HS code 15) - an increase of $3,693,464.

The largest declines in Russia’s exports to Jordan in 2014 over 2013 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes (HS code 24) - a decrease of $5,224,672.
Russia’s exports to Jordan in 2014 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in 2014,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in 2013,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in 2014
over 2013
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 1,119 0.00 0
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 448 0.00 227,610-99.80
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 3,094,648 0.59 2,398,75629.01
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 0 0.00 14,816-100.00
10 Cereals 154,794,278 29.26 56,204,113175.41
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 2,996 0.00 3,916-23.49
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 496 0.00 86,849-99.43
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 0 0.00 176-100.00
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 4,634,387 0.88 940,923392.54
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 4,429 0.00 0
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 577 0.00 732,176-99.92
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 5,414 0.00 4,83611.95
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 1,885 0.00 503274.75
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 10,163 0.00 10,540-3.58
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 4,036 0.00 5,055-20.16
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 408,150 0.08 266,84652.95
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 112,273 0.02 5,336,945-97.90
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 0 0.00 129-100.00
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 277,879,780 52.53 43,009,910546.08
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 79,174 0.01 73,9077.13
29 Organic chemicals 0 0.00 137,434-100.00
30 Pharmaceutical products 1,373,088 0.26 198,760590.83
31 Fertilizers 192,170 0.04 191,4360.38
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 34,830 0.01 91,630-61.99
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 297 0.00 10,946-97.29
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 5,562 0.00 4,97711.75
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 114,660 0.02 808,471-85.82
39 Plastics and articles thereof 357,321 0.07 491,674-27.33
40 Rubber and articles thereof 179,173 0.03 0
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 200 0.00 0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 8,723,164 1.65 8,179,1896.65
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 3,061,075 0.58 2,962,5393.33
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 100,349 0.02 4,7522,011.72
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 44,124 0.01 76,699-42.47
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 947 0.00 2,469-61.64
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 22,236 0.00 7,759186.58
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 100 0.00 0
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 2,010 0.00 0
65 Headgear and parts thereof 45 0.00 0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 394 0.00 0
70 Glass and glassware 130,755 0.02 406,553-67.84
72 Iron and steel 47,577,979 8.99 20,114,899136.53
73 Articles of iron or steel 140,643 0.03 155,915-9.80
74 Copper and articles thereof 142 0.00 0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 170,023 0.03 99,61670.68
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 4,087 0.00 11,773-65.28
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 1,042,841 0.20 387,882168.86
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 207,849 0.04 564,018-63.15
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 176,383 0.03 830,625-78.77
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 402,108 0.08 30,3421,225.25
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 71,923 0.01 0
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 50 0.00 5900.00
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 86 0.00 0
SS Classified 23,782,000 4.50 25 312 515-6.05

Russia’s Imports from Jordan

The major share of Russian imports from Jordan in 2014 (and in 2013) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 68.21% of Russia’s total imports from Jordan (38.94% in 2013);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 19.28% of Russia’s total imports from Jordan (47.80% in 2013);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 6.25% of Russia’s total imports from Jordan (5.00% in 2013);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 2.63% of Russia’s total imports from Jordan (4.21% in 2013);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 2.46% of Russia’s total imports from Jordan (2.49% in 2013).

The largest gains in Russia’s imports from Jordan in 2014 over 2013 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - an increase of $5,495,767;
  • Miscellaneous edible preparations (HS code 21) - an increase of $1,446,071;
  • Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics (HS code 32) - an increase of $338,834;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted (HS code 61) - an increase of $268,428;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - an increase of $146,339;
  • Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans (HS code 49) - an increase of $106,527;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $90,665;
  • Sugars and sugar confectionery (HS code 17) - an increase of $87,120;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted (HS code 62) - an increase of $75,251;
  • Fertilizers (HS code 31) - an increase of $57,000;
  • Cocoa and cocoa preparations (HS code 18) - an increase of $51,911.

The largest declines in Russia’s imports from Jordan in 2014 over 2013 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers (HS code 07) - a decrease of $3,649,256;
  • Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations (HS code 33) - a decrease of $257,772;
  • Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes (HS code 28) - a decrease of $241,797;
  • Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes (HS code 24) - a decrease of $212,976;
  • Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes (HS code 15) - a decrease of $146,407;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - a decrease of $82,350;
  • 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 $57,632.
Russia’s imports from Jordan in 2014 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in 2014,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in 2013,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in 2014
over 2013
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 650,386 4.73 4,299,642-84.87
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 146,339 1.07 0
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 5,563 0.04 3,01884.33
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 52,700 0.38 49,7975.83
14 Vegetable plaiting materials; vegetable products not elsewhere specified or included 12,918 0.09 8,08359.82
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 0 0.00 146,407-100.00
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 181,903 1.32 94,78391.92
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 57,287 0.42 5,376965.61
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 1,500,521 10.92 54,4502,655.78
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 41,442 0.30 254,418-83.71
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 64,416 0.47 90,605-28.90
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 1,662,783 12.10 1,904,580-12.70
30 Pharmaceutical products 6,406,037 46.63 910,270603.75
31 Fertilizers 57,000 0.41 0
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 614,257 4.47 275,423123.02
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 415,122 3.02 672,894-38.31
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 13,873 0.10 49,780-72.13
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 32,940 0.24 115,290-71.43
39 Plastics and articles thereof 167,689 1.22 77,024117.71
40 Rubber and articles thereof 505 0.00 0
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 487 0.00 670-27.31
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 0 0.00 24,269-100.00
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 334 0.00 475-29.68
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 337,390 2.46 230,86346.14
55 Man-made staple fibers 1,188 0.01 0
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 652,759 4.75 384,33169.84
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 204,960 1.49 129,70958.02
65 Headgear and parts thereof 0 0.00 26-100.00
69 Ceramic products 1,918 0.01 0
70 Glass and glassware 0 0.00 97-100.00
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 43,674 0.32 6,537568.10
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 360,982 2.63 352,8572.30
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 21 0.00 57,653-99.96
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 0 0.00 8,642-100.00
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 0 0.00 13,786-100.00
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 695 0.01 1,912-63.65
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 50,076 0.36 60,911-17.79
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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia