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Russian trade with Mexico in the 3rd 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 Mexico in the third quarter of 2016: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia’s Trade with Mexico

In the 3rd quarter of 2016, Russia’s trade with Mexico totaled $437,583,844, up 22.70% ($80,953,829) from the 3rd quarter of 2015.

Russia’s exports to Mexico in the 3rd quarter of 2016 totaled $282,747,421, up 26.87% ($59,884,856) from the 3rd quarter of 2015.

Russia’s imports from Mexico in the 3rd quarter of 2016 totaled $154,836,423, up 15.75% ($21,068,973) from the 3rd quarter of 2015.

Russia’s trade surplus with Mexico in the 3rd quarter of 2016 was $127,910,998, a 43.57% increase ($38,815,883) over the 3rd quarter of 2015.

Mexico was Russia’s 47th largest trading partner in the 3rd quarter of 2016 (down from 46th in the 3rd quarter of 2015), accounting for 0.3589% of Russia’s total trade (up from 0.2810% in the 3rd quarter of 2015).

Mexico was Russia’s 43rd largest export market in the 3rd quarter of 2016 (up from 52nd in the 3rd quarter of 2015), accounting for 0.3930% of Russia’s total exports (up from 0.2802% in the 3rd quarter of 2015).

Mexico was Russia’s 43rd largest supplier in the 3rd quarter of 2016 (up from 46th in the 3rd quarter of 2015), accounting for 0.3098% of Russia’s total imports (up from 0.2823% in the 3rd quarter of 2015).

Russia’s Exports to Mexico

The major share of Russian exports to Mexico in the 3rd quarter of 2016 (and in the 3rd quarter of 2015) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 77.41% of Russia’s total exports to Mexico (72.55% in the 3rd quarter of 2015);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 8.63% of Russia’s total exports to Mexico (7.77% in the 3rd quarter of 2015);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 8.00% of Russia’s total exports to Mexico (9.45% in the 3rd quarter of 2015);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 3.01% of Russia’s total exports to Mexico (3.03% in the 3rd quarter of 2015);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 1.59% of Russia’s total exports to Mexico (4.70% in the 3rd quarter of 2015);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 1.23% of Russia’s total exports to Mexico (2.21% in the 3rd quarter of 2015).

The largest gains in Russia’s exports to Mexico in the 3rd quarter of 2016 over the 3rd quarter of 2015 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - an increase of $55,615,521;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - an increase of $10,422,316;
  • Ships, boats and floating structures (HS code 89) - an increase of $5,050,000;
  • Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof (HS code 81) - an increase of $3,119,907;
  • Cereals (HS code 10) - an increase of $1,381,184.

The largest declines in Russia’s exports to Mexico in the 3rd quarter of 2016 over the 3rd 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 $3,993,058;
  • Fertilizers (HS code 31) - a decrease of $3,939,193;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $2,785,557;
  • Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement (HS code 25) - a decrease of $1,982,917;
  • Aluminum and articles thereof (HS code 76) - a decrease of $1,428,898;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - a decrease of $1,166,739.
Russia’s exports to Mexico in the 3rd quarter of 2016 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q3 2016,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in Q3 2015,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q3 2016
over Q3 2015
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 0 0.00 1,479-100.00
10 Cereals 22,070,064 7.81 20,688,8806.68
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 48,122 0.02 0
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 0 0.00 44,498-100.00
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 304 0.00 0
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 59,778 0.02 44,95532.97
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 446,072 0.16 271,80964.11
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 1 0.00 1,982,918-100.00
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 4,505,968 1.59 8,499,026-46.98
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 297,729 0.11 115,814157.08
29 Organic chemicals 135,440 0.05 61,209121.27
30 Pharmaceutical products 118,156 0.04 11,708909.19
31 Fertilizers 12,166,988 4.30 16,106,181-24.46
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 63,261 0.02 22,400182.42
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 856 0.00 0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 12,527 0.00 56,892-77.98
39 Plastics and articles thereof 247,051 0.09 6,3023,820.20
40 Rubber and articles thereof 11,350,546 4.01 928,2301,122.82
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 454,364 0.16 739,438-38.55
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 3,018,770 1.07 4,185,509-27.88
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 3,025 0.00 0
54 Man-made filaments 0 0.00 21,441-100.00
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 2,003 0.00 340489.12
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 44 0.00 130-66.15
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 0 0.00 3,899-100.00
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 6,172 0.00 3,38882.17
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 37,323 0.01 22,83163.48
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 43,487 0.02 2,6561,537.31
69 Ceramic products 0 0.00 21,311-100.00
70 Glass and glassware 34,742 0.01 25,28737.39
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 0 0.00 87-100.00
72 Iron and steel 212,055,430 75.00 156,439,90935.55
73 Articles of iron or steel 486 0.00 99,859-99.51
74 Copper and articles thereof 1,459 0.00 7,316-80.06
75 Nickel and articles thereof 0 0.00 659-100.00
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 3,481,486 1.23 4,910,384-29.10
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 3,317,618 1.17 197,7111,578.01
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 5,030 0.00 25,047-79.92
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 1 0.00 1,570-99.94
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 2,510,097 0.89 5,295,654-52.60
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 699,399 0.25 1,257,299-44.37
86 Railway or tramway locomotives, rolling-stock and parts thereof; railway or tramway track fixtures and fittings and parts thereof; mechanical (including electro-mechanical) traffic signalling equipment of all kinds 194,000 0.07 31,790510.25
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 4,097 0.00 57,694-92.90
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 5,050,000 1.79 0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 55,289 0.02 120,556-54.14
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 0 0.00 522-100.00
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 0 0.00 14-100.00
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 43,036 0.02 13232,503.03
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 0 0.00 1,191-100.00
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 0 0.00 9,540-100.00
SS Classified 207,200 0.07 537,200-61.43

Russia’s Imports from Mexico

The major share of Russian imports from Mexico in the 3rd quarter of 2016 (and in the 3rd quarter of 2015) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 75.73% of Russia’s total imports from Mexico (66.85% in the 3rd quarter of 2015);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 8.29% of Russia’s total imports from Mexico (15.21% in the 3rd quarter of 2015);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 6.58% of Russia’s total imports from Mexico (8.31% in the 3rd quarter of 2015);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 5.85% of Russia’s total imports from Mexico (4.49% in the 3rd quarter of 2015);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 1.05% of Russia’s total imports from Mexico (0.83% in the 3rd quarter of 2015).

The largest gains in Russia’s imports from Mexico in the 3rd quarter of 2016 over the 3rd quarter of 2015 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • 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) - an increase of $9,437,397;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $9,050,913;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $5,308,042;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - an increase of $3,590,385;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - an increase of $3,267,950;
  • Nickel and articles thereof (HS code 75) - an increase of $1,037,021;
  • Ships, boats and floating structures (HS code 89) - an increase of $762,670;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $629,756;
  • 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 $464,924.

The largest declines in Russia’s imports from Mexico in the 3rd quarter of 2016 over the 3rd quarter of 2015 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - a decrease of $4,956,700;
  • Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal (HS code 82) - a decrease of $1,932,707;
  • Miscellaneous edible preparations (HS code 21) - a decrease of $1,552,081;
  • Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 95) - a decrease of $1,393,503;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - a decrease of $1,129,140;
  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - a decrease of $628,766;
  • Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics (HS code 32) - a decrease of $598,684;
  • Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans (HS code 49) - a decrease of $514,700.
Russia’s imports from Mexico in the 3rd quarter of 2016 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in Q3 2016,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in Q3 2015,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q3 2016
over Q3 2015
02 Meat and edible meat offal 256,139 0.17 884,905-71.05
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 35,413 0.02 26,90031.65
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 0 0.00 88,804-100.00
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 2,810,005 1.81 2,869,488-2.07
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 1,060,493 0.68 1,288,733-17.71
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 394,172 0.25 456,313-13.62
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 6,580 0.00 14,161-53.53
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 37,615 0.02 54,918-31.51
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 44,084 0.03 39011,203.59
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 12,453 0.01 0
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 34,542 0.02 0
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 129,338 0.08 151,634-14.70
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 484,995 0.31 2,037,076-76.19
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 7,512,978 4.85 12,469,678-39.75
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 14,910 0.01 0
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 161,660 0.10 310,275-47.90
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 309 0.00 1,324-76.66
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 9,579 0.01 79,318-87.92
29 Organic chemicals 173,609 0.11 80,185116.51
30 Pharmaceutical products 2,932,272 1.89 2,620,33511.90
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 750,546 0.48 1,349,230-44.37
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 756,475 0.49 896,163-15.59
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 9,392 0.01 455,659-97.94
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 439,271 0.28 353,15924.38
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 258 0.00 3,777-93.17
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 899,152 0.58 2,028,292-55.67
39 Plastics and articles thereof 2,617,455 1.69 1,987,69931.68
40 Rubber and articles thereof 1,601,402 1.03 1,267,45426.35
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 401,574 0.26 374,6097.20
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 19,083 0.01 25,990-26.58
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 185 0.00 397-53.40
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 8,086 0.01 40,334-79.95
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 161,424 0.10 676,124-76.13
55 Man-made staple fibers 103,447 0.07 0
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 15,093 0.01 7,138111.45
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 69,081 0.04 42,80961.37
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 121,350 0.08 70,55871.99
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 437,005 0.28 325,00734.46
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 783,829 0.51 477,59164.12
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 22,234 0.01 102,133-78.23
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 70,937 0.05 81,550-13.01
65 Headgear and parts thereof 949 0.00 8,082-88.26
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 171,017 0.11 291,639-41.36
69 Ceramic products 49,820 0.03 46,4847.18
70 Glass and glassware 407,242 0.26 406,2780.24
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 5,446 0.00 8,063-32.46
72 Iron and steel 156,509 0.10 74,450110.50
73 Articles of iron or steel 5,973,933 3.86 2,383,548150.63
74 Copper and articles thereof 21,559 0.01 27,052-20.31
75 Nickel and articles thereof 1,057,807 0.68 20,7864,989.04
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 585,141 0.38 380,53753.77
79 Zinc and articles thereof 3,214 0.00 2,14150.12
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 171,531 0.11 28,087510.71
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 641,203 0.41 2,573,910-75.09
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 452,840 0.29 519,526-12.84
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 37,150,510 23.99 28,099,59732.21
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 33,867,332 21.87 24 429,93538.63
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 26,600,415 17.18 23,332,46514.01
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 1,197,235 0.77 434,565175.50
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 18,436,153 11.91 13,128,11140.43
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 1,331 0.00 1091,121.10
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 15,042 0.01 59,150-74.57
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 783,171 0.51 318,247146.09
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 1,184,771 0.77 2,578,274-54.05
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 503,827 0.33 547,624-8.00
SS Classified 0 0.00 68,780-100.00

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