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Russian trade in goods with Bosnia and Herzegovina in Q1 2017

by Russian Foreign Trade
based on data from the Federal Customs Service of Russia
The Report on Russia’s foreign trade in goods with Bosnia and Herzegovina in the first quarter of 2017: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia’s Trade with Bosnia and Herzegovina

In the 1st quarter of 2017, Russia’s trade with Bosnia and Herzegovina totaled $46,617,141, up 20.38% ($7,892,070) from the 1st quarter of 2016.

Russia’s exports to Bosnia and Herzegovina in the 1st quarter of 2017 totaled $19,502,141, up 4.32% ($806,934) from the 1st quarter of 2016.

Russia’s imports from Bosnia and Herzegovina in the 1st quarter of 2017 totaled $27,115,000, up 35.37% ($7,085,136) from the 1st quarter of 2016.

Russia’s trade deficit with Bosnia and Herzegovina in the 1st quarter of 2017 was $7,612,859, a 470.40% increase ($6,278,202) over the 1st quarter of 2016.

Bosnia and Herzegovina was Russia’s 97th largest trading partner in the 1st quarter of 2017 (up from 101st in the 1st quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0363% of Russia’s total trade (down from 0.0399% in the 1st quarter of 2016).

Bosnia and Herzegovina was Russia’s 97th largest export market in the 1st quarter of 2017 (just as in the 1st quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0234% of Russia’s total exports (down from 0.0305% in the 1st quarter of 2016).

Bosnia and Herzegovina was Russia’s 80th largest supplier in the 1st quarter of 2017 (up from 84th in the 1st quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0600% of Russia’s total imports (up from 0.0560% in the 1st quarter of 2016).

Russia’s Exports to Bosnia and Herzegovina

The major share of Russian exports to Bosnia and Herzegovina in the 1st quarter of 2017 (and in the 1st quarter of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 68.05% of Russia’s total exports to Bosnia and Herzegovina (79.02% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 12.47% of Russia’s total exports to Bosnia and Herzegovina (8.45% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 12.07% of Russia’s total exports to Bosnia and Herzegovina (6.67% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 2.95% of Russia’s total exports to Bosnia and Herzegovina (0.56% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 2.10% of Russia’s total exports to Bosnia and Herzegovina (1.11% in the 1st quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in Russia’s exports to Bosnia and Herzegovina in the 1st quarter of 2017 over the 1st quarter of 2016 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 $972,228;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $940,118;
  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - an increase of $841,929;
  • Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard (HS code 47) - an increase of $436,920;
  • Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes (HS code 24) - an increase of $193,667.

The largest declines in Russia’s exports to Bosnia and Herzegovina in the 1st quarter of 2017 over the 1st quarter of 2016 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 $1,502,037;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $813,220;
  • Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather (HS code 41) - a decrease of $145,189.
Russia’s exports to Bosnia and Herzegovina in the 1st quarter of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q1 2017,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in Q1 2016,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q1 2017
over Q1 2016
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 215,899 1.11 206,6244.49
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 193,667 0.99 0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 13,271,283 68.05 14,773,320-10.17
30 Pharmaceutical products 5,071 0.03 0
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 43,456 0.22 45,164-3.78
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 0 0.00 42,190-100.00
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 0 0.00 206-100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 0 0.00 51,722-100.00
39 Plastics and articles thereof 27,955 0.14 25,12711.25
40 Rubber and articles thereof 5,883 0.03 2,413143.80
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 237,847 1.22 383,036-37.90
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 118,531 0.61 64,83382.83
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 436,920 2.24 0
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 19,945 0.10 37,850-47.31
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 0 0.00 1,931-100.00
52 Cotton 16,917 0.09 0
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 0 0.00 157-100.00
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 2,184 0.01 12,291-82.23
69 Ceramic products 4,573 0.02 6,044-24.34
70 Glass and glassware 8,096 0.04 0
72 Iron and steel 2,351,218 12.06 1,509,28955.78
73 Articles of iron or steel 31,794 0.16 30,8143.18
78 Lead and articles thereof 47,460 0.24 38,83222.22
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 714 0.00 0
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 48 0.00 156-69.23
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 1,052,700 5.40 112,582835.05
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 1,178,097 6.04 205,869472.26
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 111,462 0.57 924,682-87.95
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 11,621 0.06 4,529156.59
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 24,921-100.00
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 0 0.00 625-100.00
SS Classified 108,800 0.56 190 000-42.74

Russia’s Imports from Bosnia and Herzegovina

The major share of Russian imports from Bosnia and Herzegovina in the 1st quarter of 2017 (and in the 1st quarter of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 46.45% of Russia’s total imports from Bosnia and Herzegovina (39.46% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 34.06% of Russia’s total imports from Bosnia and Herzegovina (42.12% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 11.24% of Russia’s total imports from Bosnia and Herzegovina (9.08% in the 1st quarter of 2016);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 5.06% of Russia’s total imports from Bosnia and Herzegovina (6.98% in the 1st quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in Russia’s imports from Bosnia and Herzegovina in the 1st quarter of 2017 over the 1st quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - an increase of $4,639,673;
  • Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles (HS code 64) - an increase of $1,167,848;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - an increase of $991,876;
  • 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 $311,940;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $182,598;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted (HS code 62) - an increase of $136,546;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - an increase of $131,399.

The largest declines in Russia’s imports from Bosnia and Herzegovina in the 1st quarter of 2017 over the 1st quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $521,184;
  • Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers (HS code 07) - a decrease of $205,970;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted (HS code 61) - a decrease of $82,463.
Russia’s imports from Bosnia and Herzegovina in the 1st quarter of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in Q1 2017,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in Q1 2016,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q1 2017
over Q1 2016
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 35,971 0.13 241,941-85.13
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 9,161,276 33.79 8,169,40012.14
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 0 0.00 8,033-100.00
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 33,153 0.12 12,312169.27
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 4,948 0.02 5,391-8.22
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 12,111 0.04 0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 72,405 0.27 0
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 314,256 1.16 339,437-7.42
29 Organic chemicals 47,368 0.17 0
30 Pharmaceutical products 12,186,255 44.94 7,546,58261.48
39 Plastics and articles thereof 44,886 0.17 18,298145.31
40 Rubber and articles thereof 1,559 0.01 512,956.86
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 107,982 0.40 40,364167.52
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 68,600 0.25 88,084-22.12
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 170 0.00 0
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 8,543 0.03 841915.81
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 188,811 0.70 271,274-30.40
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 485,633 1.79 349,08739.12
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 2,367,110 8.73 1,199,26297.38
65 Headgear and parts thereof 68 0.00 0
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 6,948 0.03 0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 685 0.00 0
69 Ceramic products 5,683 0.02 6,795-16.36
70 Glass and glassware 6 0.00 0
72 Iron and steel 38,902 0.14 0
73 Articles of iron or steel 141,749 0.52 10,3501,269.56
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 631 0.00 37269.62
79 Zinc and articles thereof 5,941 0.02 8,967-33.75
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 3,582 0.01 2912,251.72
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 3,692 0.01 2,56743.83
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 621,709 2.29 439,11141.58
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 620,174 2.29 308,234101.20
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 129,607 0.48 650,791-80.08
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 43 0.00 21104.76
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 385,159 1.42 311,57823.62
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 9,384 0.03 6921,256.07

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