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Russian trade with Yemen in 2015

by Russian Foreign Trade
based on data from the Federal Customs Service of Russia
The Report on Russia’s foreign trade in goods with Yemen in 2015: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia’s Trade with Yemen

In 2015, Russia’s trade with Yemen was $208,290,942, down 20.14% ($52,522,188) from 2014.

Russia’s exports to Yemen in 2015 were $208,119,105, down 20.06% ($52,234,356) from 2014.

Russia’s imports from Yemen in 2015 were $171,837, down 62.62% ($287,832) from 2014.

Russia’s trade surplus with Yemen in 2015 was $207,947,268, a 19.99% decrease ($51,946,524) over 2014.

Yemen was Russia’s 96th largest trading partner in 2015 (up from 98th in 2014), accounting for 0.0396% of Russia’s total trade (up from 0.0333% in 2014).

Yemen was Russia’s 83rd largest export market in 2015 (down from 82nd in 2014), accounting for 0.0606% of Russia’s total exports (up from 0.0524% in 2014).

Yemen was Russia’s 159th largest supplier in 2015 (just as in 2014), accounting for 0.0001% of Russia’s total imports (down from 0.0002% in 2014).

Russia’s Exports to Yemen

The major share of Russian exports to Yemen in 2015 (and in 2014) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 65.54% of Russia’s total exports to Yemen (98.42% in 2014);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 34.09% of Russia’s total exports to Yemen (0.97% in 2014).

The largest gains in Russia’s exports to Yemen in 2015 over 2014 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 $68,419,332.

The largest declines in Russia’s exports to Yemen in 2015 over 2014 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Cereals (HS code 10) - a decrease of $119,815,444.
Russia’s exports to Yemen in 2015 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in 2015,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in 2014,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in 2015
over 2014
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 0 0.00 12,114-100.00
10 Cereals 136,400,274 65.54 256,215,718-46.76
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 0 0.00 10,522-100.00
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 70,957,523 34.09 2,538,1912,695.59
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 0 0.00 31,648-100.00
30 Pharmaceutical products 13,079 0.01 27,025-51.60
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 79,085 0.04 15,353415.11
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 0 0.00 11,549-100.00
39 Plastics and articles thereof 0 0.00 18,840-100.00
40 Rubber and articles thereof 0 0.00 7,044-100.00
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 0 0.00 11,329-100.00
45 Cork and articles of cork 0 0.00 30-100.00
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 180,213 0.09 657,907-72.61
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 0 0.00 1,000-100.00
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 0 0.00 31-100.00
73 Articles of iron or steel 49,128 0.02 3,7571,207.64
74 Copper and articles thereof 0 0.00 3-100.00
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 0 0.00 1-100.00
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 0 0.00 744-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 434,603 0.21 471,940-7.91
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 0.00 193,150-100.00
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 0 0.00 108,558-100.00
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 5,200 0.00 17,007-69.42

Russia’s Imports from Yemen

The major share of Russian imports from Yemen in 2015 (and in 2014) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 73.35% of Russia’s total imports from Yemen (33.39% in 2014);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 14.66% of Russia’s total imports from Yemen (7.70% in 2014);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 12.00% of Russia’s total imports from Yemen (58.91% in 2014).

The largest gains in Russia’s imports from Yemen in 2015 over 2014 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $1,040.

The largest declines in Russia’s imports from Yemen in 2015 over 2014 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Coffee, tea, maté and spices (HS code 09) - a decrease of $250,174;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $28,472;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - a decrease of $10,205.
Russia’s imports from Yemen in 2015 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in 2015,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in 2014,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in 2015
over 2014
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 20,616 12.00 270,790-92.39
40 Rubber and articles thereof 25,184 14.66 35,389-28.84
73 Articles of iron or steel 0 0.00 21-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 124,997 72.74 153,469-18.55
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 1,040 0.61 0
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