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Russian trade with Puerto Rico 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 Puerto Rico in 2014: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia’s Trade with Puerto Rico

In 2014, Russia’s trade with Puerto Rico was $234,650,320, down 8.93% ($23,008,642) from 2013.

Russia’s exports to Puerto Rico in 2014 were $6,126,720, down 85.40% ($35,824,461) from 2013.

Russia’s imports from Puerto Rico in 2014 totaled $228,523,600, up 5.94% ($12,815,819) from 2013.

Russia’s trade deficit with Puerto Rico in 2014 was $222,396,880, a 27.99% increase ($48,640,280) over 2013.

Puerto Rico was Russia’s 99th largest trading partner in 2014 (down from 95th in 2013), accounting for 0.0300% of Russia’s total trade (down from 0.0306% in 2013).

Puerto Rico was Russia’s 149th largest export market in 2014 (down from 118th in 2013), accounting for 0.0012% of Russia’s total exports (down from 0.0080% in 2013).

Puerto Rico was Russia’s 72nd largest supplier in 2014 (down from 70th in 2013), accounting for 0.0799% of Russia’s total imports (up from 0.0685% in 2013).

Russia’s Exports to Puerto Rico

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

  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 91.14% of Russia’s total exports to Puerto Rico (2.70% in 2013);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 7.51% of Russia’s total exports to Puerto Rico (2.77% in 2013);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 1.35% of Russia’s total exports to Puerto Rico (0.43% in 2013);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 0.00% of Russia’s total exports to Puerto Rico (93.90% in 2013).

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

  • Aluminum and articles thereof (HS code 76) - an increase of $3,876,531;
  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - an increase of $576,312.

The largest declines in Russia’s exports to Puerto Rico 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) - a decrease of $39,394,128;
  • Fertilizers (HS code 31) - a decrease of $701,153;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - a decrease of $95,604;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - a decrease of $86,170.
Russia’s exports to Puerto Rico in 2014 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in 2014,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in 2013,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in 2014
over 2013
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 0 0.00 86,170-100.00
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 0 0.00 39,394,128-100.00
31 Fertilizers 460,267 7.51 1,161,420-60.37
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 82,495 1.35 178,099-53.68
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 0 0.00 249-100.00
72 Iron and steel 1,707,427 27.87 1,131,11550.95
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 3,876,531 63.27 0

Russia’s Imports from Puerto Rico

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

  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 81.25% of Russia’s total imports from Puerto Rico (76.80% in 2013);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 16.76% of Russia’s total imports from Puerto Rico (20.24% in 2013);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 1.75% of Russia’s total imports from Puerto Rico (2.25% in 2013).

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

  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - an increase of $18,015,948;
  • Organic chemicals (HS code 29) - an increase of $995,566.

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

  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - a decrease of $5,430,687;
  • Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans (HS code 49) - a decrease of $987,417;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $956,391.
Russia’s imports from Puerto Rico in 2014 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in 2014,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in 2013,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in 2014
over 2013
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 0 0.00 21-100.00
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 63 0.00 0
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 101,140 0.04 26,979274.88
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 20,202 0.01 5,501267.24
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 38,185,428 16.71 43,616,115-12.45
29 Organic chemicals 1,640,548 0.72 644,982154.36
30 Pharmaceutical products 182,376,947 79.81 164,360,99910.96
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 1,165,682 0.51 601,53293.79
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 11,040 0.00 0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 483,025 0.21 6,4227,421.41
39 Plastics and articles thereof 7,145 0.00 58,021-87.69
40 Rubber and articles thereof 53 0.00 68-22.06
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 369 0.00 1,187-68.91
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 0 0.00 1,052-100.00
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 533,101 0.23 1,520,518-64.94
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 639 0.00 0
70 Glass and glassware 3,675 0.00 1,769107.74
73 Articles of iron or steel 1,533 0.00 1271,107.09
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 0 0.00 1,366-100.00
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 0 0.00 4-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 2,481,777 1.09 3,438,168-27.82
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 595,751 0.26 634,401-6.09
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 39 0.00 272-85.66
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 915,379 0.40 788,27716.12
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 64 0.00 0
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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia