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Russian trade with Jamaica in 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 2016: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia’s Trade with Jamaica

In 2016, Russia’s trade with Jamaica was $86,890,496, down 25.49% ($29,731,803) from 2015.

Russia’s exports to Jamaica in 2016 totaled $1,115,804, up 95.42% ($544,834) from 2015.

Russia’s imports from Jamaica in 2016 were $85,774,692, down 26.09% ($30,276,637) from 2015.

Russia’s trade deficit with Jamaica in 2016 was $84,658,888, a 26.69% decrease ($30,821,471) over 2015.

Jamaica was Russia’s 111th largest trading partner in 2016 (down from 109th in 2015), accounting for 0.0186% of Russia’s total trade (down from 0.0222% in 2015).

Jamaica was Russia’s 167th largest export market in 2016 (up from 178th in 2015), accounting for 0.0004% of Russia’s total exports (up from 0.0002% in 2015).

Jamaica was Russia’s 83rd largest supplier in 2016 (down from 74th in 2015), accounting for 0.0471% of Russia’s total imports (down from 0.0635% in 2015).

Russia’s Exports to Jamaica

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

  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 99.52% of Russia’s total exports to Jamaica (99.35% in 2015).

The largest gains in Russia’s exports to Jamaica in 2016 over 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 $543,171.

The largest declines in Russia’s exports to Jamaica in 2016 over 2015 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • No product groups with a substantial decrease.
Russia’s exports to Jamaica in 2016 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in 2016,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in 2015,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in 2016
over 2015
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 2,016 0.18 3,726-45.89
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 1,110,412 99.52 567,24195.76
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 1,366 0.12 0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 160 0.01 0
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 3-100.00
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 1,850 0.17 0

Russia’s Imports from Jamaica

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

  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 99.64% of Russia’s total imports from Jamaica (99.64% in 2015).

The largest gains in Russia’s imports from Jamaica in 2016 over 2015 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • No product groups with a substantial increase.

The largest declines in Russia’s imports from Jamaica in 2016 over 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 $30,167,756.
Russia’s imports from Jamaica in 2016 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in 2016,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in 2015,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in 2016
over 2015
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 36,946 0.04 17,820107.33
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 269,853 0.31 397,890-32.18
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 85,467,855 99.64 115,635,611-26.09
73 Articles of iron or steel 0 0.00 3-100.00
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 5 0.00 0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 0 0.00 5-100.00
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 33 0.00 0

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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia