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

Russia's Trade with Mozambique

In the 2nd quarter of 2016, Russia's trade with Mozambique was $18,287,872, down 16.33% ($3,568,387) from the 2nd quarter of 2015.

Russia's exports to Mozambique in the 2nd quarter of 2016 were $9,492,888, down 13.22% ($1,446,306) from the 2nd quarter of 2015.

Russia's imports from Mozambique in the 2nd quarter of 2016 were $8,794,984, down 19.44% ($2,122,081) from the 2nd quarter of 2015.

Russia's trade surplus with Mozambique in the 2nd quarter of 2016 was $697,904, a 3,053.80% increase ($675,775) over the 2nd quarter of 2015.

Mozambique was Russia's 111th largest trading partner in the 2nd quarter of 2016 (up from 115th in the 2nd quarter of 2015), accounting for 0.0168% of Russia's total trade (up from 0.0160% in the 2nd quarter of 2015).

Mozambique was Russia's 110th largest export market in the 2nd quarter of 2016 (up from 111th in the 2nd quarter of 2015), accounting for 0.0143% of Russia's total exports (up from 0.0119% in the 2nd quarter of 2015).

Mozambique was Russia's 94th largest supplier in the 2nd quarter of 2016 (just as in the 2nd quarter of 2015), accounting for 0.0207% of Russia's total imports (down from 0.0244% in the 2nd quarter of 2015).

Russia's Exports to Mozambique

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

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 92.47% of Russia's total exports to Mozambique (47.03% in the 2nd quarter of 2015);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 6.10% of Russia's total exports to Mozambique (49.53% in the 2nd quarter of 2015);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 1.43% of Russia's total exports to Mozambique (0.00% in the 2nd quarter of 2015);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 0.00% of Russia's total exports to Mozambique (3.44% in the 2nd quarter of 2015).

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

  • Cereals (HS code 10) - an increase of $3,623,766;
  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - an increase of $135,630.

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

  • Fertilizers (HS code 31) - a decrease of $4,849,078;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $347,247;
  • 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 $28,778.
Russia's exports to Mozambique in the 2nd quarter of 2016 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q2 2016,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in Q2 2015,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q2 2016
over Q2 2015
02 Meat and edible meat offal 9,625 0.10 0
10 Cereals 8,768,566 92.37 5,144,80070.44
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 135,630 1.43 0
29 Organic chemicals 9,956 0.10 0
31 Fertilizers 569,111 6.00 5,418,189-89.50
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 0 0.00 180-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 0 0.00 347,247-100.00
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 0 0.00 28,778-100.00

Russia's Imports from Mozambique

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

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 100.00% of Russia's total imports from Mozambique (97.63% in the 2nd quarter of 2015);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 0.00% of Russia's total imports from Mozambique (2.37% in the 2nd quarter of 2015).

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

  • Coffee, tea, maté and spices (HS code 09) - an increase of $107,213;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - an increase of $87,987.

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

  • Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes (HS code 24) - a decrease of $2,059,179;
  • 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 $258,224.
Russia's imports from Mozambique in the 2nd quarter of 2016 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in Q2 2016,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in Q2 2015,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q2 2016
over Q2 2015
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 87,987 1.00 0
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 110,541 1.26 3,3283,221.54
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 8,596,334 97.74 10,655,513-19.33
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 0 0.00 258,224-100.00
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 98 0.00 0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 24 0.00 0
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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia