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Russian trade with Austria 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 Austria in the first quarter of 2016: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia's Trade with Austria

In the 1st quarter of 2016, Russia's trade with Austria was $557,395,037, down 0.83% ($4,648,069) from the 1st quarter of 2015.

Russia's exports to Austria in the 1st quarter of 2016 totaled $207,693,823, up 12.59% ($23,219,337) from the 1st quarter of 2015.

Russia's imports from Austria in the 1st quarter of 2016 were $349,701,214, down 7.38% ($27,867,406) from the 1st quarter of 2015.

Russia's trade deficit with Austria in the 1st quarter of 2016 was $142,007,391, a 26.46% decrease ($51,086,743) over the 1st quarter of 2015.

Austria was Russia's 35th largest trading partner in the 1st quarter of 2016 (up from 42nd in the 1st quarter of 2015), accounting for 0.5728% of Russia's total trade (up from 0.4248% in the 1st quarter of 2015).

Austria was Russia's 48th largest export market in the 1st quarter of 2016 (up from 55th in the 1st quarter of 2015), accounting for 0.3384% of Russia's total exports (up from 0.2044% in the 1st quarter of 2015).

Austria was Russia's 26th largest supplier in the 1st quarter of 2016 (up from 28th in the 1st quarter of 2015), accounting for 0.9731% of Russia's total imports (up from 0.8983% in the 1st quarter of 2015).

Russia's Exports to Austria

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

  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 82.56% of Russia's total exports to Austria (79.73% in the 1st quarter of 2015);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 5.12% of Russia's total exports to Austria (5.00% in the 1st quarter of 2015);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 4.17% of Russia's total exports to Austria (2.67% in the 1st quarter of 2015);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 2.78% of Russia's total exports to Austria (6.75% in the 1st quarter of 2015);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 2.53% of Russia's total exports to Austria (2.95% in the 1st quarter of 2015);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 1.29% of Russia's total exports to Austria (2.11% in the 1st quarter of 2015).

The largest gains in Russia's exports to Austria in the 1st quarter of 2016 over the 1st quarter of 2015 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 $24,166,011;
  • Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather (HS code 41) - an increase of $2,150,853;
  • Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof (HS code 81) - an increase of $1,971,624;
  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - an increase of $1,594,795;
  • Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers (HS code 07) - an increase of $1,101,280;
  • 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) - an increase of $920,777;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - an increase of $868,827;
  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - an increase of $784,058.

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

  • 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 $3,955,570;
  • Fertilizers (HS code 31) - a decrease of $1,324,072;
  • Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations (HS code 33) - a decrease of $979,198;
  • Cereals (HS code 10) - a decrease of $941,565;
  • Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder (HS code 12) - a decrease of $863,888.
Russia's exports to Austria in the 1st quarter of 2016 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q1 2016,
US dollars ($)
Percent share
in total export
in Q1 2016
Percent change
in Q1 2016
over Q1 2015
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 2,326,157 1.12 89.91
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 150,235 0.07 31.63
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 0 0.00 -100.00
10 Cereals 0 0.00 -100.00
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 56,786 0.03 -93.83
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 92,490 0.04 -9.30
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 0 0.00 -100.00
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 43,650 0.02 -26.42
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 0 0.00 -100.00
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 0 0.00 -100.00
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 40,112 0.02 -2.82
26 Ores, slag and ash 235,238 0.11
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 171,200,399 82.43 16.44
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 4,453,124 2.14 -47.04
29 Organic chemicals 515,475 0.25 20.25
31 Fertilizers 0 0.00 -100.00
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 944 0.00 135.41
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 46,104 0.02 -95.50
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 27,900 0.01
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 0 0.00 -100.00
39 Plastics and articles thereof 220,169 0.11 61.47
40 Rubber and articles thereof 518,065 0.25 -54.23
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 2,168,700 1.04 12,051.62
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 8,501 0.00 23,513.89
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 0 0.00 -100.00
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 9,016,263 4.34 21.49
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 0 0.00 -100.00
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 1,364,131 0.66 -1.34
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 258,820 0.12 7.44
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 1 0.00 -94.74
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 4,947 0.00
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 6,897 0.00 329.45
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 21,769 0.01 -75.38
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 0 0.00 -100.00
65 Headgear and parts thereof 157 0.00
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 43,313 0.02 -39.05
70 Glass and glassware 163,409 0.08 93.85
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 85,007 0.04 1,792.83
72 Iron and steel 2,234,639 1.08 54.05
73 Articles of iron or steel 1,271,146 0.61 215.95
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 465,701 0.22 121.89
78 Lead and articles thereof 0 0.00 -100.00
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 4,674,378 2.25 72.95
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 22,836 0.01 336.72
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 68 0.00 -99.95
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 2,748,412 1.32 -10.58
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 314,231 0.15 -43.57
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 1,448,843 0.70 174.37
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 577,948 0.28 -47.21
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 161,429 0.08 -10.92
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 461,849 0.22 3.88
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 192,928 0.09 -64.74
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 1,623 0.00 1,148.46
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 49,029 0.02 709.46

Russia's Imports from Austria

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

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 49.68% of Russia's total imports from Austria (56.12% in the 1st quarter of 2015);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 21.98% of Russia's total imports from Austria (18.05% in the 1st quarter of 2015);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 9.05% of Russia's total imports from Austria (9.44% in the 1st quarter of 2015);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 6.98% of Russia's total imports from Austria (6.21% in the 1st quarter of 2015);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 6.97% of Russia's total imports from Austria (5.59% in the 1st quarter of 2015);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 1.56% of Russia's total imports from Austria (0.97% in the 1st quarter of 2015).

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

  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - an increase of $6,882,021;
  • Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants (HS code 20) - an increase of $3,526,378;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - an increase of $2,197,220;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - an increase of $2,195,838;
  • Man-made staple fibers (HS code 55) - an increase of $2,038,890;
  • Miscellaneous edible preparations (HS code 21) - an increase of $1,883,749;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - an increase of $1,836,449;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $1,419,138;
  • Glass and glassware (HS code 70) - an increase of $1,195,561.

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

  • 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 $13,671,518;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $13,495,238;
  • 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 $11,584,702;
  • Miscellaneous articles of base metal (HS code 83) - a decrease of $5,161,692;
  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - a decrease of $1,966,831;
  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - a decrease of $1,345,599.
Russia's imports from Austria in the 1st quarter of 2016 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports
in Q1 2016,
US dollars ($)
Percent share
in total import
in Q1 2016
Percent change
in Q1 2016
over Q1 2015
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 149,459 0.04 -54.64
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 223 0.00
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 116,322 0.03 -37.18
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 85 0.00 -99.33
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 303,417 0.09 -48.30
10 Cereals 930,343 0.27 -47.93
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 221,957 0.06 54.51
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 294,025 0.08 29.12
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 6,967 0.00 57.77
14 Vegetable plaiting materials; vegetable products not elsewhere specified or included 0 0.00 -100.00
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 63,742 0.02 -59.32
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 543,186 0.16 15.41
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 377,284 0.11 94.31
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 845,134 0.24 -39.59
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 4,996,656 1.43 239.84
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 9,718,203 2.78 24.04
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 1,910,021 0.55 -10.49
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 3,893,503 1.11 -6.49
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 170,265 0.05 -45.23
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 64,700 0.02 -15.77
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 458,928 0.13 -4.21
29 Organic chemicals 1,454,897 0.42 3.82
30 Pharmaceutical products 40,301,856 11.52 20.59
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 2,469,992 0.71 -21.20
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 582,361 0.17 -22.80
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 2,597,997 0.74 46.32
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 1,920,018 0.55 95.59
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 0 0.00 -100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 9,913,154 2.83 0.85
39 Plastics and articles thereof 13,268,344 3.79 -7.28
40 Rubber and articles thereof 3,887,774 1.11 89.53
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 79,721 0.02 67.63
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 710,506 0.20 -65.44
45 Cork and articles of cork 0 0.00 -100.00
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 0 0.00 -100.00
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 22,815,392 6.52 10.65
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 899,124 0.26 27.44
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 953 0.00 -99.22
52 Cotton 1 0.00 -99.76
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 1,223 0.00
54 Man-made filaments 28,215 0.01 184.91
55 Man-made staple fibers 3,432,731 0.98 146.28
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 74,047 0.02 42.51
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 10,692 0.00 3,091.64
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 60,056 0.02 -13.04
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 1,302,560 0.37 9.96
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 94,352 0.03 117.81
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 321,573 0.09 61.22
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 56,302 0.02 -83.69
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 33,634 0.01 -59.41
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 11,515 0.00 -92.68
65 Headgear and parts thereof 13,591 0.00 364.81
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 0 0.00 -100.00
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 2,025,922 0.58 -26.77
69 Ceramic products 890,872 0.25 -0.12
70 Glass and glassware 2,752,006 0.79 76.81
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 117,127 0.03 -68.09
72 Iron and steel 4,218,796 1.21 -31.80
73 Articles of iron or steel 9,528,285 2.72 29.97
74 Copper and articles thereof 352,575 0.10 -32.00
75 Nickel and articles thereof 113,582 0.03 17.68
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 2,071,042 0.59 24.60
79 Zinc and articles thereof 1,322 0.00 -97.39
80 Tin and articles thereof 0 0.00 -100.00
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 172,627 0.05 -25.19
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 2,954,274 0.84 34.63
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 12,223,062 3.50 -29.69
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 118,713,046 33.95 -10.21
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 16,581,809 4.74 -41.13
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 3,036,083 0.87 -81.83
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 24,746,561 7.08 -3.30
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 10,640,875 3.04 15.39
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 587,382 0.17 49.67
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 32 0.00 -97.79
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 3,822,960 1.09 11.42
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 975,486 0.28 113.14
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 810,651 0.23 -31.31
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 0 0.00 -100.00
SS Classified 957,836 0.27 -56.39
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