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Russian trade with Jamaica in the 2nd 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 Jamaica in the second quarter of 2016: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia's Trade with Jamaica

In the 2nd quarter of 2016, Russia's trade with Jamaica was $24,997,373, down 9.87% ($2,736,698) from the 2nd quarter of 2015.

Russia's exports to Jamaica in the 2nd quarter of 2016 were $187,699, down 33.17% ($93,181) from the 2nd quarter of 2015.

Russia's imports from Jamaica in the 2nd quarter of 2016 were $24,809,674, down 9.63% ($2,643,517) from the 2nd quarter of 2015.

Russia's trade deficit with Jamaica in the 2nd quarter of 2016 was $24,621,975, a 9.39% decrease ($2,550,336) over the 2nd quarter of 2015.

Jamaica was Russia's 104th largest trading partner in the 2nd quarter of 2016 (up from 110th in the 2nd quarter of 2015), accounting for 0.0230% of Russia's total trade (up from 0.0203% in the 2nd quarter of 2015).

Jamaica was Russia's 165th largest export market in the 2nd quarter of 2016 (up from 167th in the 2nd quarter of 2015), accounting for 0.0003% of Russia's total exports (0.0003% in the 2nd quarter of 2015).

Jamaica was Russia's 79th largest supplier in the 2nd quarter of 2016 (down from 74th in the 2nd quarter of 2015), accounting for 0.0585% of Russia's total imports (down from 0.0613% in the 2nd quarter of 2015).

Russia's Exports to Jamaica

The major share of Russian exports to Jamaica in the 2nd quarter of 2016 (and in the 2nd quarter of 2015) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 99.19% of Russia's total exports to Jamaica (100.00% in the 2nd quarter of 2015).

The largest gains in Russia's exports to Jamaica in the 2nd quarter of 2016 over the 2nd quarter of 2015 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics (HS code 32) - an increase of $1,366.

The largest declines in Russia's exports to Jamaica in the 2nd quarter of 2016 over the 2nd 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) - a decrease of $94,707.
Russia's exports to Jamaica in the 2nd quarter of 2016 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q2 2016,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in Q2 2015,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q2 2016
over Q2 2015
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 186,173 99.19 280,880-33.72
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 1,366 0.73 0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 160 0.09 0

Russia's Imports from Jamaica

The major share of Russian imports from Jamaica in the 2nd quarter of 2016 (and in the 2nd quarter of 2015) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 99.79% of Russia's total imports from Jamaica (99.58% in the 2nd quarter of 2015).

The largest gains in Russia's imports from Jamaica in the 2nd quarter of 2016 over the 2nd quarter of 2015 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • No such product groups.

The largest declines in Russia's imports from Jamaica in the 2nd quarter of 2016 over the 2nd 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 $2,582,101;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - a decrease of $79,889.
Russia's imports from Jamaica in the 2nd quarter of 2016 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in Q2 2016,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in Q2 2015,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q2 2016
over Q2 2015
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 18,476 0.07 0
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 34,795 0.14 114,684-69.66
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 24,756,403 99.79 27,338,504-9.44
73 Articles of iron or steel 0 0.00 3-100.00
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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia