Russian foreign trade
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Russian trade with the Czech Republic 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 the Czech Republic in 2014: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia’s Trade with the Czech Republic

In 2014, Russia’s trade with the Czech Republic was $10,059,508,458, down 10.99% ($1,241,520,594) from 2013.

Russia’s exports to the Czech Republic in 2014 were $5,161,510,113, down 13.73% ($821,794,794) from 2013.

Russia’s imports from the Czech Republic in 2014 were $4,897,998,345, down 7.89% ($419,725,800) from 2013.

Russia’s trade surplus with the Czech Republic in 2014 was $263,511,768, a 60.41% decrease ($402,068,994) over 2013.

The Czech Republic was Russia’s 18th largest trading partner in 2014 (just as in 2013), accounting for 1.2849% of Russia’s total trade (down from 1.3418% in 2013).

The Czech Republic was Russia’s 21st largest export market in 2014 (up from 24th in 2013), accounting for 1.0386% of Russia’s total exports (down from 1.1348% in 2013).

The Czech Republic was Russia’s 15th largest supplier in 2014 (up from 16th in 2013), accounting for 1.7127% of Russia’s total imports (up from 1.6883% in 2013).

Russia’s Exports to the Czech Republic

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

  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 83.23% of Russia’s total exports to the Czech Republic (79.79% in 2013);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 6.09% of Russia’s total exports to the Czech Republic (5.79% in 2013);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 4.32% of Russia’s total exports to the Czech Republic (4.67% in 2013);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 3.32% of Russia’s total exports to the Czech Republic (4.70% in 2013).

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

  • Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin (HS code 71) - an increase of $17,266,454.

The largest declines in Russia’s exports to the Czech Republic 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 $476,931,048;
  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - a decrease of $79,557,146;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $38,222,043;
  • Copper and articles thereof (HS code 74) - a decrease of $34,608,648;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - a decrease of $15,727,059.
Russia’s exports to the Czech Republic in 2014 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in 2014,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in 2013,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in 2014
over 2013
01 Live animals 3,606 0.00 20,624-82.52
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 1,280,124 0.02 2,67447,773.00
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 13,538 0.00 5102,554.51
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 0 0.00 15,462-100.00
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 49,392 0.00 38812,629.90
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 162,589 0.00 58,394178.43
10 Cereals 36,912 0.00 2,1851,589.34
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 118,341 0.00 22,130434.75
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 489,509 0.01 561,908-12.88
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 79,695 0.00 143,799-44.58
14 Vegetable plaiting materials; vegetable products not elsewhere specified or included 23,229 0.00 97,943-76.28
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 17,721,507 0.34 16,574,5626.92
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 2,492,991 0.05 564,155341.90
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 226,486 0.00 63,775255.13
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 84,122 0.00 254,970-67.01
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 55,492 0.00 1,6063,355.29
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 3,391,673 0.07 1,786,27989.87
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 2,138,847 0.04 848,441152.09
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 255,580 0.00 505,749-49.47
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 504,953 0.01 824,640-38.77
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 440,364 0.01 68,590542.02
26 Ores, slag and ash 71,509,453 1.39 73,142,445-2.23
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 4,224,192,581 81.84 4,701,123,629-10.15
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 129,210,529 2.50 141,479,049-8.67
29 Organic chemicals 34,467,753 0.67 33,953,2231.52
30 Pharmaceutical products 10,256 0.00 16,014-35.96
31 Fertilizers 2,251,526 0.04 3,262,673-30.99
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 223,670 0.00 95,416134.42
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 1,884,706 0.04 3,711,091-49.21
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 1,850,826 0.04 1,428,45729.57
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 48 0.00 1,291-96.28
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 833 0.00 0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 1,460,993 0.03 1,324,99210.26
39 Plastics and articles thereof 7,256,172 0.14 9,859,136-26.40
40 Rubber and articles thereof 135,568,488 2.63 151,295,547-10.39
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 50,630 0.00 0
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 19,172 0.00 25,462-24.70
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 0 0.00 247-100.00
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 29,428,119 0.57 30,217,025-2.61
45 Cork and articles of cork 1,243 0.00 0
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 1,388,369 0.03 1,443,362-3.81
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 5,160,336 0.10 9,508,623-45.73
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 7,433,600 0.14 7,280,2692.11
52 Cotton 637,944 0.01 526,94021.07
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 0 0.00 5,061-100.00
54 Man-made filaments 2,069,933 0.04 1,367,16251.40
55 Man-made staple fibers 7,856 0.00 39,139-79.93
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 13,779 0.00 51,963-73.48
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 7,999 0.00 12,381-35.39
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 180 0.00 14028.57
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 50,447 0.00 50,0430.81
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 4 0.00 30-86.67
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 25,495 0.00 234,582-89.13
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 74,450 0.00 185,079-59.77
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 65,745 0.00 254,939-74.21
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 177,725 0.00 146,07821.66
65 Headgear and parts thereof 5,417 0.00 22,794-76.23
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 119 0.00 188-36.70
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 8,982,406 0.17 7,736,50616.10
69 Ceramic products 437,782 0.01 1,672,049-73.82
70 Glass and glassware 4,457,813 0.09 2,950,09151.11
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 17,774,303 0.34 507,8493,399.92
72 Iron and steel 137,160,668 2.66 216,717,814-36.71
73 Articles of iron or steel 5,848,476 0.11 4,295,94236.14
74 Copper and articles thereof 4,705,688 0.09 39,314,336-88.03
75 Nickel and articles thereof 1,367 0.00 716,071-99.81
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 15,572,803 0.30 14,382,3978.28
78 Lead and articles thereof 5,370,743 0.10 3,967,96135.35
79 Zinc and articles thereof 0 0.00 5,023-100.00
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 1,663,023 0.03 496,114235.21
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 318,133 0.01 489,375-34.99
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 863,152 0.02 1,057,979-18.42
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 197,648,324 3.83 235,870,367-16.20
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 16,473,019 0.32 26,289,406-37.34
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 740,932 0.01 2,644,156-71.98
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 2,879,450 0.06 7,049,519-59.15
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 5,032,366 0.10 7,564,873-33.48
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 28,169 0.00 12,765120.67
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 374 0.00 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 2,739,435 0.05 1,544,08577.41
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 703,925 0.01 1,448,116-51.39
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 7,357,069 0.14 2,053,228258.32
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 4,335 0.00 30,077-85.59
SS Classified 38,671,012 0.75 210 005 554-81.59

Russia’s Imports from the Czech Republic

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

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 72.09% of Russia’s total imports from the Czech Republic (72.59% in 2013);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 10.41% of Russia’s total imports from the Czech Republic (10.03% in 2013);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 6.03% of Russia’s total imports from the Czech Republic (5.94% in 2013);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 3.17% of Russia’s total imports from the Czech Republic (2.54% in 2013);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 1.57% of Russia’s total imports from the Czech Republic (1.78% in 2013);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 1.21% of Russia’s total imports from the Czech Republic (1.24% in 2013).

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

  • 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) - an increase of $24,689,522.

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

  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $254,876,758;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $63,714,103;
  • 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 (HS code 86) - a decrease of $34,385,440;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - a decrease of $17,654,095.
Russia’s imports from the Czech Republic in 2014 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in 2014,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in 2013,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in 2014
over 2013
01 Live animals 571,466 0.01 1,092,994-47.72
02 Meat and edible meat offal 237,529 0.00 218,9098.51
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 34,685,820 0.71 28,694,29020.88
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 27,358 0.00 24,9659.59
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 116,317 0.00 75,07654.93
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 209,726 0.00 599,809-65.03
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 36,924 0.00 275,315-86.59
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 498,200 0.01 349,61042.50
10 Cereals 41,200 0.00 51,605-20.16
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 7,173,602 0.15 6,473,80610.81
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 15,150,610 0.31 14,252,2706.30
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 1,215,521 0.02 1,171,9973.71
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 434,878 0.01 60,189622.52
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 5,331,067 0.11 4,170,56727.83
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 6,841,932 0.14 7,075,809-3.31
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 231,538 0.00 241,674-4.19
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 5,228,013 0.11 6,035,535-13.38
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 2,327,617 0.05 1,703,17036.66
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 6,899,530 0.14 7,400,684-6.77
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 45,585,384 0.93 43,994,8803.62
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 22,226,153 0.45 10,676,605108.18
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 262,831 0.01 321,061-18.14
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 5,100,909 0.10 4,100,24224.41
26 Ores, slag and ash 0 0.00 96,378-100.00
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 11,385,430 0.23 13,875,899-17.95
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 36,611,846 0.75 44,086,061-16.95
29 Organic chemicals 12,239,875 0.25 7,771,56857.50
30 Pharmaceutical products 176,030,547 3.59 176,610,122-0.33
31 Fertilizers 27,472 0.00 52,663-47.83
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 19,455,490 0.40 19,967,633-2.56
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 22,726,283 0.46 20,466,72711.04
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 25,433,833 0.52 21,282,98519.50
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 694,000 0.01 1,374,402-49.51
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 87,100 0.00 185,861-53.14
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 331,636 0.01 333,366-0.52
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 16,406,123 0.33 16,747,581-2.04
39 Plastics and articles thereof 121,576,713 2.48 134,216,494-9.42
40 Rubber and articles thereof 78,169,665 1.60 90,518,770-13.64
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 0 0.00 5,043-100.00
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 1,024,627 0.02 929,33110.25
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 153,516 0.00 289,263-46.93
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 6,763,012 0.14 9,666,378-30.04
45 Cork and articles of cork 323 0.00 3,200-89.91
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 792,586 0.02 1,478,303-46.39
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 40,698,678 0.83 48,686,665-16.41
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 28,715,157 0.59 35,012,714-17.99
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 217,865 0.00 1,901,279-88.54
52 Cotton 237,675 0.00 241,343-1.52
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 0 0.00 38-100.00
54 Man-made filaments 2,365,638 0.05 1,964,17520.44
55 Man-made staple fibers 814,440 0.02 1,143,434-28.77
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 25,989,491 0.53 27,971,994-7.09
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 1,176,481 0.02 1,506,632-21.91
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 157,695 0.00 289,868-45.60
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 17,753,478 0.36 21,401,866-17.05
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 253,215 0.01 329,376-23.12
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 512,466 0.01 971,564-47.25
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 1,584,966 0.03 1,356,67916.83
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 5,652,308 0.12 3,951,73543.03
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 1,789,690 0.04 1,505,07218.91
65 Headgear and parts thereof 387,440 0.01 588,875-34.21
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 22,886 0.00 15,83344.55
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 458,319 0.01 602,994-23.99
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 15,290,437 0.31 19,221,957-20.45
69 Ceramic products 29,286,916 0.60 34,841,230-15.94
70 Glass and glassware 49,985,521 1.02 55,918,309-10.61
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 1,966,189 0.04 3,255,411-39.60
72 Iron and steel 18,792,137 0.38 21,075,027-10.83
73 Articles of iron or steel 140,799,767 2.87 158,453,862-11.14
74 Copper and articles thereof 5,008,677 0.10 5,155,225-2.84
75 Nickel and articles thereof 23,795,613 0.49 22,095,4527.69
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 22,356,185 0.46 25,130,743-11.04
78 Lead and articles thereof 3,941 0.00 3,963-0.56
79 Zinc and articles thereof 4,823 0.00 38,033-87.32
80 Tin and articles thereof 433 0.00 660-34.39
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 223,436 0.00 201,44410.92
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 40,032,240 0.82 40,525,826-1.22
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 44,290,151 0.90 43,185,4342.56
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 1,606,012,666 32.79 1,669,726,769-3.82
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 607,899,442 12.41 583,209,9204.23
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 23,934,350 0.49 58,319,790-58.96
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 1,236,980,171 25.25 1,491,856,929-17.08
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 265,250 0.01 2,781,138-90.46
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 55,841,217 1.14 54,399,5082.65
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 219,877 0.00 222,306-1.09
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 4,296,015 0.09 5,081,570-15.46
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 55,487,373 1.13 66,694,066-16.80
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 20,861,694 0.43 11,933,04574.82
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 27,990,347 0.57 26,463,2935.77
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 0 0.00 229,397-100.00
SS Classified 47,241,387 0.96 69 242 612-31.77
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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia