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RUSSIAN TRADE WITH AFRICAN COUNTRIES IN THE 2ND QUARTER OF 2016

by Russian Foreign Trade
based on data from the Federal Customs Service of Russia
The reports on Russia’s trade in goods with the countries of Africa in the 2nd quarter of 2016: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

The major trading partners of Russia in Africa in the 2nd quarter of 2016:

The top five Russia’s trade partners in Africa in the 2nd quarter of 2016 were Egypt (0.6597% of Russia’s total foreign trade), Algeria (0.2370%), Morocco (0.2194%), South Africa (0.1967%), and Tunisia (0.1115%).

The top five Russia’s export markets in Africa in the 2nd quarter of 2016 were Egypt (0.8501% of Russia’s total exports), Algeria (0.3845%), Morocco (0.2221%), Tunisia (0.1469%), and Nigeria (0.1411%).

The top five Russia’s import suppliers from Africa in the 2nd quarter of 2016 were Egypt (0.3614% of Russia’s total imports), South Africa (0.3486%), Morocco (0.2153%), Cote d’Ivoire (0.1194%), and Kenya (0.0915%).

The most notable changes in Russia's trade with the countries of Africa in the 2nd quarter of 2016 over the 2nd quarter of 2015:

  • The share of Angola in Russia’s total exports declined 8.2-fold from 0.1054% in the 2nd quarter of the 2015 to 0.0128% in the 2nd quarter of the 2016;
  • The share of Nigeria in Russia’s total exports rose 2.6-fold from 0.0545% in the 2nd quarter of the 2015 to 0.1411% in the 2nd quarter of the 2016;
  • The share of Ghana in Russia’s total exports rose 4.6-fold from 0.0297% in the 2nd quarter of the 2015 to 0.1359% in the 2nd quarter of the 2016;
  • The share of Malawi in Russia’s total exports declined 5.9-fold from 0.0065% in the 2nd quarter of the 2015 to 0.0011% in the 2nd quarter of the 2016;
  • The share of Ethiopia in Russia’s total exports rose 9.6-fold from 0.0028% in the 2nd quarter of the 2015 to 0.0241% in the 2nd quarter of the 2016.
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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia