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Russian trade with Cote d’Ivoire in the 1st quarter of 2016

by Russian Foreign Trade
based on data from the Federal Customs Service of Russia
The Report on Russia's foreign trade in goods with Cote d’Ivoire in the first quarter of 2016: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia's Trade with Cote d’Ivoire

In the 1st quarter of 2016, Russia's trade with Cote d’Ivoire totaled $55,556,910, up 20.47% ($9,439,703) from the 1st quarter of 2015.

Russia's exports to Cote d’Ivoire in the 1st quarter of 2016 were $13,450,962, down 16.27% ($2,614,329) from the 1st quarter of 2015.

Russia's imports from Cote d’Ivoire in the 1st quarter of 2016 totaled $42,105,948, up 40.11% ($12,054,032) from the 1st quarter of 2015.

Russia's trade deficit with Cote d’Ivoire in the 1st quarter of 2016 was $28,654,986, a 104.87% increase ($14,668,361) over the 1st quarter of 2015.

Cote d’Ivoire was Russia's 90th largest trading partner in the 1st quarter of 2016 (up from 94th in the 1st quarter of 2015), accounting for 0.0571% of Russia's total trade (up from 0.0349% in the 1st quarter of 2015).

Cote d’Ivoire was Russia's 99th largest export market in the 1st quarter of 2016 (up from 102nd in the 1st quarter of 2015), accounting for 0.0219% of Russia's total exports (up from 0.0178% in the 1st quarter of 2015).

Cote d’Ivoire was Russia's 63th largest supplier in the 1st quarter of 2016 (up from 72nd in the 1st quarter of 2015), accounting for 0.1172% of Russia's total imports (up from 0.0715% in the 1st quarter of 2015).

Russia's Exports to Cote d’Ivoire

The major share of Russian exports to Cote d’Ivoire in the 1st quarter of 2016 (and in the 1st quarter of 2015) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 84.07% of Russia's total exports to Cote d’Ivoire (84.54% in the 1st quarter of 2015);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 6.99% of Russia's total exports to Cote d’Ivoire (0.00% in the 1st quarter of 2015);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 6.75% of Russia's total exports to Cote d’Ivoire (5.68% in the 1st quarter of 2015);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 2.10% of Russia's total exports to Cote d’Ivoire (0.11% in the 1st quarter of 2015);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 0.06% of Russia's total exports to Cote d’Ivoire (9.62% in the 1st quarter of 2015).

The largest gains in Russia's exports to Cote d’Ivoire in the 1st quarter of 2016 over the 1st quarter of 2015 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes (HS code 15) - an increase of $917,710;
  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - an increase of $264,505;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - an increase of $118,050.

The largest declines in Russia's exports to Cote d’Ivoire in the 1st quarter of 2016 over the 1st quarter of 2015 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Fertilizers (HS code 31) - a decrease of $2,406,681;
  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - a decrease of $1,544,237.
Russia's exports to Cote d’Ivoire in the 1st quarter of 2016 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q1 2016,
US dollars ($)
Percent share
in total export
in Q1 2016
Percent change
in Q1 2016
over Q1 2015
02 Meat and edible meat offal 12,035 0.09
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 917,710 6.82
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 9,885 0.07 2,209.58
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 282,115 2.10 1,502.02
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 128,784 0.96 35.21
29 Organic chemicals 0 0.00 -100.00
30 Pharmaceutical products 324,240 2.41 57.25
31 Fertilizers 10,833,319 80.54 -18.18
39 Plastics and articles thereof 21,589 0.16
40 Rubber and articles thereof 0 0.00 -100.00
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 908,077 6.75 -0.43
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 37 0.00
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 374 0.00
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 160 0.00
65 Headgear and parts thereof 236 0.00
72 Iron and steel 0 0.00 -100.00
73 Articles of iron or steel 7,902 0.06 675.47
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 204 0.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 978 0.01 -87.18
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 3,273 0.02
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 0 0.00 -100.00
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 44 0.00

Russia's Imports from Cote d’Ivoire

The major share of Russian imports from Cote d’Ivoire in the 1st quarter of 2016 (and in the 1st quarter of 2015) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 99.88% of Russia's total imports from Cote d’Ivoire (99.74% in the 1st quarter of 2015).

The largest gains in Russia's imports from Cote d’Ivoire in the 1st quarter of 2016 over the 1st quarter of 2015 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Cocoa and cocoa preparations (HS code 18) - an increase of $11,955,776.

The largest declines in Russia's imports from Cote d’Ivoire in the 1st quarter of 2016 over the 1st quarter of 2015 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • No such product groups.
Russia's imports from Cote d’Ivoire in the 1st quarter of 2016 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports
in Q1 2016,
US dollars ($)
Percent share
in total import
in Q1 2016
Percent change
in Q1 2016
over Q1 2015
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 1,157 0.00 23.74
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 768,754 1.83 18.47
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 7,303 0.02
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 41,278,561 98.03 40.77
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 4,720 0.01 300.00
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 600 0.00
40 Rubber and articles thereof 27,884 0.07
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 15,221 0.04 -80.49
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 203 0.00
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 78 0.00 -32.17
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 1,467 0.00
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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia