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

Russia's Trade with Portugal

In the 2nd quarter of 2016, Russia's trade with Portugal totaled $219,003,098, up 104.26% ($111,784,440) from the 2nd quarter of 2015.

Russia's exports to Portugal in the 2nd quarter of 2016 totaled $128,594,657, up 670.94% ($111,914,460) from the 2nd quarter of 2015.

Russia's imports from Portugal in the 2nd quarter of 2016 were $90,408,441, down 0.14% ($130,020) from the 2nd quarter of 2015.

Russia's trade with Portugal went from a deficit of $73,858,264 in the 2nd quarter of 2015, to a surplus of $38,186,216 in the 2nd quarter of 2016.

Portugal was Russia's 61st largest trading partner in the 2nd quarter of 2016 (up from 78th in the 2nd quarter of 2015), accounting for 0.2012% of Russia's total trade (up from 0.0786% in the 2nd quarter of 2015).

Portugal was Russia's 59th largest export market in the 2nd quarter of 2016 (up from 105th in the 2nd quarter of 2015), accounting for 0.1935% of Russia's total exports (up from 0.0182% in the 2nd quarter of 2015).

Portugal was Russia's 56th largest supplier in the 2nd quarter of 2016 (down from 55th in the 2nd quarter of 2015), accounting for 0.2133% of Russia's total imports (up from 0.2021% in the 2nd quarter of 2015).

Russia's Exports to Portugal

The major share of Russian exports to Portugal 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) - 79.53% of Russia's total exports to Portugal (0.03% in the 2nd quarter of 2015);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 7.80% of Russia's total exports to Portugal (13.64% in the 2nd quarter of 2015);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 3.91% of Russia's total exports to Portugal (15.68% in the 2nd quarter of 2015);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 3.45% of Russia's total exports to Portugal (35.29% in the 2nd quarter of 2015);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 3.40% of Russia's total exports to Portugal (29.55% in the 2nd quarter of 2015).

The largest gains in Russia's exports to Portugal 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) - an increase of $102,262,460;
  • Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes (HS code 15) - an increase of $4,359,684;
  • Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 03) - an increase of $3,419,231;
  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - an increase of $2,342,108;
  • Fertilizers (HS code 31) - an increase of $1,430,270;
  • Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather (HS code 41) - an increase of $617,829;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $403,104.

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

  • Organic chemicals (HS code 29) - a decrease of $1,433,831;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - a decrease of $1,226,792.
Russia's exports to Portugal in the 2nd quarter of 2016 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q2 2016,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in Q2 2015,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q2 2016
over Q2 2015
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 5,612,977 4.36 2,193,746155.86
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 0 0.00 28,620-100.00
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 4,359,684 3.39 0
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 59,985 0.05 52,40614.46
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 0 0.00 0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 102,267,281 79.53 4,8212,121,187.72
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 54,911 0.04 256,806-78.62
29 Organic chemicals 15,368 0.01 1,449,199-98.94
31 Fertilizers 1,430,270 1.11 0
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 0 0.00 796-100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 757,361 0.59 780,673-2.99
39 Plastics and articles thereof 38,593 0.03 31,97720.69
40 Rubber and articles thereof 2,140,794 1.66 3,367,586-36.43
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 1,270,189 0.99 652,36094.71
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 450 0.00 0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 3,683,734 2.86 1,341,626174.57
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 31,080 0.02 10,365199.86
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 1,313,575 1.02 1,263,9163.93
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 25 0.00 163-84.66
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 26,484 0.02 0
54 Man-made filaments 0 0.00 52,518-100.00
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 420 0.00 28248.94
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 4,400 0.00 1,125291.11
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 122,938 0.10 0
65 Headgear and parts thereof 0 0.00 231-100.00
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 38 0.00 2740.74
70 Glass and glassware 187,802 0.15 11,4511,540.05
72 Iron and steel 4,331,731 3.37 4,632,319-6.49
73 Articles of iron or steel 0 0.00 568-100.00
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 0 0.00 238,337-100.00
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 35,495 0.03 52,017-31.76
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 0 0.00 5,063-100.00
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 4,655 0.00 0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 457,618 0.36 54,514739.45
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 32,423 0.03 15,840104.69
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 4,017 0.00 12,562-68.02
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 333,448 0.26 168,26298.17
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 12,957 0.01 0
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 0 0.00 21-100.00
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 3,954 0.00 0

Russia's Imports from Portugal

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

  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 28.97% of Russia's total imports from Portugal (24.62% in the 2nd quarter of 2015);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 24.91% of Russia's total imports from Portugal (28.22% in the 2nd quarter of 2015);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 15.13% of Russia's total imports from Portugal (13.34% in the 2nd quarter of 2015);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 11.99% of Russia's total imports from Portugal (11.28% in the 2nd quarter of 2015);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 10.57% of Russia's total imports from Portugal (13.04% in the 2nd quarter of 2015);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 3.05% of Russia's total imports from Portugal (3.69% in the 2nd quarter of 2015).

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

  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted (HS code 61) - an increase of $3,166,652;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $2,575,544;
  • Cork and articles of cork (HS code 45) - an increase of $1,655,799;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted (HS code 62) - an increase of $1,644,103;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $1,435,854;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - an increase of $1,029,789;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - an increase of $995,212;
  • Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes (HS code 15) - an increase of $489,438;
  • 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 (HS code 94) - an increase of $467,262;
  • Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags (HS code 63) - an increase of $393,867;
  • Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal (HS code 82) - an increase of $289,957.

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

  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - a decrease of $3,507,300;
  • Ships, boats and floating structures (HS code 89) - a decrease of $2,569,309;
  • 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 $2,211,161;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $1,827,674;
  • Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles (HS code 64) - a decrease of $1,363,526;
  • Ceramic products (HS code 69) - a decrease of $930,301;
  • Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included (HS code 04) - a decrease of $877,176;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - a decrease of $455,485;
  • Miscellaneous articles of base metal (HS code 83) - a decrease of $358,802.
Russia's imports from Portugal in the 2nd quarter of 2016 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in Q2 2016,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in Q2 2015,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q2 2016
over Q2 2015
01 Live animals 0 0.00 1,958-100.00
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 1,754,381 1.94 2,631,557-33.33
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 2,482,083 2.75 2,357,4765.29
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 10,157 0.01 7,82329.84
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 631,628 0.70 455,62038.63
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 0 0.00 61,351-100.00
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 0 0.00 305-100.00
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 679,225 0.75 189,787257.89
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 15,628 0.02 191,059-91.82
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 36,558 0.04 0
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 0 0.00 656-100.00
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 198,848 0.22 122,10162.86
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 2,244,309 2.48 2,439,687-8.01
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 16,656 0.02 11,62943.23
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 2,772,881 3.07 1,743,09259.08
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 70,852 0.08 4,8931,348.03
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 4,419 0.00 613620.88
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 29,518 0.03 30,689-3.82
29 Organic chemicals 977 0.00 0
30 Pharmaceutical products 3,657,163 4.05 7,164 463-48.95
31 Fertilizers 119,504 0.13 159,881-25.25
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 63,641 0.07 160,664-60.39
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 459,870 0.51 241,87390.13
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 43,789 0.05 25,28273.20
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 457,344 0.51 515,529-11.29
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 0 0.00 6,985-100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 134,321 0.15 118,50613.35
39 Plastics and articles thereof 3,783,334 4.18 2,347,48061.17
40 Rubber and articles thereof 807,303 0.89 1,034,451-21.95
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 160,732 0.18 69,471131.37
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 1,117,244 1.24 1,289,246-13.34
45 Cork and articles of cork 11,536,732 12.76 9,880,93316.76
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 0 0.00 573-100.00
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 112,456 0.12 79,50741.44
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 900,292 1.00 819,2279.90
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 7,940 0.01 5,64540.66
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 2,646 0.00 0
52 Cotton 1,545 0.00 7,838-80.29
54 Man-made filaments 444,302 0.49 422,9095.06
55 Man-made staple fibers 204,119 0.23 140,74645.03
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 274,618 0.30 490,459-44.01
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 76,941 0.09 84,062-8.47
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 8,993 0.01 3,322170.71
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 911,300 1.01 890,9722.28
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 0 0.00 19,133-100.00
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 12,341,867 13.65 9,175,21534.51
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 6,385,403 7.06 4,741,30034.68
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 1,357,404 1.50 963,53740.88
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 3,943,154 4.36 5,306,680-25.69
65 Headgear and parts thereof 237,939 0.26 48,232393.32
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 210,666 0.23 143,30747.00
69 Ceramic products 1,051,642 1.16 1,981,943-46.94
70 Glass and glassware 137,812 0.15 140,154-1.67
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 15,299 0.02 5,413182.63
73 Articles of iron or steel 1,717,392 1.90 2,172,877-20.96
74 Copper and articles thereof 53,654 0.06 117,623-54.38
75 Nickel and articles thereof 6,688 0.01 0
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 222,259 0.25 227,867-2.46
79 Zinc and articles thereof 549 0.00 46617.81
80 Tin and articles thereof 23 0.00 5,634-99.59
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 23,549 0.03 15,35853.33
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 504,609 0.56 214,652135.08
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 228,885 0.25 587,687-61.05
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 9,129,243 10.10 6,553,69939.30
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 9,327,031 10.32 11,538,192-19.16
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 3,626,830 4.01 2,631,61837.82
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 131,299 0.15 2,700,608-95.14
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 302,346 0.33 2,130,020-85.81
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 32,649 0.04 26,70122.28
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 342 0.00 0
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 3,068,514 3.39 2,601,25217.96
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 47,881 0.05 52,201-8.28
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 69,263 0.08 59,90815.62
SS Classified 0 0.00 166,964-100.00
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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia