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RUSSIAN TRADE WITH EUROPEAN 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 Europe in the 2nd quarter of 2016: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

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

The top ten Russia’s trade partners in Europe in the 2nd quarter of 2016 were Germany (8.9309% of Russia’s total foreign trade), the Netherlands (7.6355%), Belarus (5.7208%), Italy (4.6892%), Poland (2.8186%), France (2.3764%), Ukraine (2.2330%), the United Kingdom (2.2104%), Finland (2.0658%), and Belgium (1.9551%);

The top ten Russia’s export markets in Europe in the 2nd quarter of 2016 were the Netherlands (11.2348% of Russia’s total exports), Germany (7.1959%), Belarus (5.6914%), Italy (4.7210%), Poland (3.1395%), Belgium (2.4000%), Finland (2.3907%), the United Kingdom (2.2494%), Ukraine (2.1637%), and Latvia (2.0390%);

The top ten Russia’s import suppliers from Europe in the 2nd quarter of 2016 were Germany (11.6504% of Russia’s total imports), Belarus (5.7668%), Italy (4.6392%), France (3.5767%), Ukraine (2.3416%), Poland (2.3155%), the United Kingdom (2.1493%), the Netherlands (1.9937%), the Czech Republic (1.6666%), and Finland (1.5565%).

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

  • The share of Italy in Russia’s total exports declined from 7.1228% in the 2nd quarter of the 2015 to 4.7210% in the 2nd quarter of the 2016;
  • The share of Belarus in Russia’s total exports rose from 4.5021% in the 2nd quarter of the 2015 to 5.6914% in the 2nd quarter of the 2016;
  • The share of Finland in Russia’s total exports rose from 1.7281% in the 2nd quarter of the 2015 to 2.3907% in the 2nd quarter of the 2016;
  • The share of Switzerland in Russia’s total exports rose from 0.5960% in the 2nd quarter of the 2015 to 1.1733% in the 2nd quarter of the 2016;
  • The share of Bulgaria in Russia’s total exports rose from 0.5174% in the 2nd quarter of the 2015 to 0.8024% in the 2nd quarter of the 2016;
  • The share of Spain in Russia’s total exports rose from 0.4806% in the 2nd quarter of the 2015 to 0.7282% in the 2nd quarter of the 2016;
  • The share of Romania in Russia’s total exports rose from 0.4605% in the 2nd quarter of the 2015 to 0.7386% in the 2nd quarter of the 2016;
  • The share of Bosnia and Herzegovina in Russia’s total exports declined 4.2-fold from 0.0675% in the 2nd quarter of the 2015 to 0.0161% in the 2nd quarter of the 2016;
  • The share of Slovenia in Russia’s total exports rose 2.8-fold from 0.0451% in the 2nd quarter of the 2015 to 0.1258% in the 2nd quarter of the 2016;
  • The share of Montenegro in Russia’s total exports declined 7.1-fold from 0.0192% in the 2nd quarter of the 2015 to 0.0027% in the 2nd quarter of the 2016;
  • The share of Portugal in Russia’s total exports rose 10.6-fold from 0.0182% in the 2nd quarter of the 2015 to 0.1935% in the 2nd quarter of the 2016;
  • The share of Faroe Islands in Russia’s total exports rose 22.1-fold from 0.0027% in the 2nd quarter of the 2015 to 0.0598% in the 2nd quarter of the 2016;
  • The share of Ukraine in Russia’s total imports declined from 3.3352% in the 2nd quarter of the 2015 to 2.3416% in the 2nd quarter of the 2016;
  • The share of the Netherlands in Russia’s total imports rose from 1.5457% in the 2nd quarter of the 2015 to 1.9937% in the 2nd quarter of the 2016;
  • The share of Norway in Russia’s total imports declined 4.6-fold from 0.5331% in the 2nd quarter of the 2015 to 0.1161% in the 2nd quarter of the 2016;
  • The share of Iceland in Russia’s total imports declined 3.3-fold from 0.0544% in the 2nd quarter of the 2015 to 0.0163% in the 2nd quarter of the 2016.
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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia