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Russian trade in goods with the Czech Republic in Q2 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 the Czech Republic in the second quarter of 2017: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia’s Trade with the Czech Republic

In the 2nd quarter of 2017, Russia’s trade with the Czech Republic totaled $1,870,999,364, up 46.50% ($593,875,003) from the 2nd quarter of 2016.

Russia’s exports to the Czech Republic in the 2nd quarter of 2017 totaled $1,044,717,746, up 83.08% ($474,069,380) from the 2nd quarter of 2016.

Russia’s imports from the Czech Republic in the 2nd quarter of 2017 totaled $826,281,618, up 16.96% ($119,805,623) from the 2nd quarter of 2016.

Russia’s trade balance with the Czech Republic went from a deficit of $135,827,629 in the 2nd quarter of 2016, to a surplus of $218,436,128 in the 2nd quarter of 2017.

The Czech Republic was Russia’s 18th largest trading partner in the 2nd quarter of 2017 (up from 20th in the 2nd quarter of 2016), accounting for 1.3387% of Russia’s total trade (up from 1.1734% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

The Czech Republic was Russia’s 20th largest export market in the 2nd quarter of 2017 (up from 24th in the 2nd quarter of 2016), accounting for 1.2441% of Russia’s total exports (up from 0.8588% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

The Czech Republic was Russia’s 15th largest supplier in the 2nd quarter of 2017 (down from 14th in the 2nd quarter of 2016), accounting for 1.4812% of Russia’s total imports (down from 1.6666% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

Russia’s Exports to the Czech Republic

The major share of Russian exports to the Czech Republic in the 2nd quarter of 2017 (and in the 2nd quarter of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 60.89% of Russia’s total exports to the Czech Republic (57.32% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 15.04% of Russia’s total exports to the Czech Republic (19.05% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 8.29% of Russia’s total exports to the Czech Republic (10.24% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 6.30% of Russia’s total exports to the Czech Republic (7.23% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) - 3.71% of Russia’s total exports to the Czech Republic (2.53% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 1.13% of Russia’s total exports to the Czech Republic (1.87% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in Russia’s exports to the Czech Republic in the 2nd quarter of 2017 over the 2nd 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) - an increase of $303,944,508;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - an increase of $84,606,519;
  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - an increase of $29,147,487;
  • Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin (HS code 71) - an increase of $24,307,079;
  • Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes (HS code 28) - an increase of $12,408,867;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - an increase of $9,384,411;
  • Ores, slag and ash (HS code 26) - an increase of $5,199,425.

The largest declines in Russia’s exports to the Czech Republic in the 2nd quarter of 2017 over the 2nd quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $33,458,743.
Russia’s exports to the Czech Republic in the 2nd quarter of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q2 2017,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in Q2 2016,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q2 2017
over Q2 2016
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 257,009 0.02 1,32119,355.64
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 208,506 0.02 21,996847.93
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 53,145 0.01 0
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 6,457 0.00 26,191-75.35
10 Cereals 260 0.00 0
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 221,913 0.02 57,404286.58
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 66,474 0.01 80,880-17.81
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 0 0.00 15,495-100.00
14 Vegetable plaiting materials; vegetable products not elsewhere specified or included 19,479 0.00 5,728240.07
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 220,694 0.02 118,65486.00
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 282,951 0.03 517,108-45.28
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 6,285 0.00 143,086-95.61
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 756,274 0.07 888,152-14.85
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 104,692 0.01 330,273-68.30
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 38,280 0.00 51,886-26.22
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 0 0.00 344,772-100.00
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 22,440 0.00 93,105-75.90
26 Ores, slag and ash 13,687,809 1.31 8,488,38461.25
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 622,462,892 59.58 318,518,38495.42
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 27,354,301 2.62 14,945,43483.03
29 Organic chemicals 2,286,890 0.22 2,551,740-10.38
30 Pharmaceutical products 64,152 0.01 236,640-72.89
31 Fertilizers 15,914 0.00 0
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 60,722 0.01 27,849118.04
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 1,700,614 0.16 302,305462.55
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 174,065 0.02 177,681-2.04
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 657 0.00 0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 768,345 0.07 51,4711,392.77
39 Plastics and articles thereof 3,468,613 0.33 2,496,82438.92
40 Rubber and articles thereof 29,880,319 2.86 20,495,90845.79
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 6,354 0.00 7,970-20.28
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 9,646,892 0.92 7,918,16721.83
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 201,223 0.02 320,174-37.15
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 1,945,534 0.19 2,248,953-13.49
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 20,764 0.00 204,990-89.87
52 Cotton 117,087 0.01 239,782-51.17
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 0 0.00 35,688-100.00
54 Man-made filaments 1,393,982 0.13 902,75154.41
55 Man-made staple fibers 43,901 0.00 15827,685.44
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 139,959 0.01 96714,373.53
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 76 0.00 0
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 586 0.00 272,070.37
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 26 0.00 161-83.85
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 50,047 0.00 57,205-12.51
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 53,521 0.01 46,76414.45
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 22,755 0.00 27,569-17.46
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 147,223 0.01 177,734-17.17
65 Headgear and parts thereof 4,343 0.00 5,475-20.68
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 2,548,937 0.24 1,794,29142.06
69 Ceramic products 259,609 0.02 248,7944.35
70 Glass and glassware 2,229,207 0.21 1,502,13148.40
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 38,732,912 3.71 14,425,833168.50
72 Iron and steel 73,592,330 7.04 44,444,84365.58
73 Articles of iron or steel 1,375,820 0.13 1,263,2518.91
74 Copper and articles thereof 128,105 0.01 35236,293.47
75 Nickel and articles thereof 0 0.00 4,995-100.00
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 3,537,502 0.34 3,228,0849.59
78 Lead and articles thereof 7,770,431 0.74 9,158,629-15.16
79 Zinc and articles thereof 0 0.00 802-100.00
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 2,374 0.00 164,332-98.56
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 112,840 0.01 78,82743.15
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 92,926 0.01 103,586-10.29
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 67,082,190 6.42 100,540,933-33.28
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 2,312,348 0.22 3,774,048-38.73
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 436,932 0.04 348,98925.20
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 86,856,555 8.31 2,250,0363,760.23
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 11,130 0.00 4442,406.76
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 459,752 0.04 1,806,770-74.55
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 17,849 0.00 10,49270.12
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 21,563 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 767,290 0.07 759,4661.03
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 331,226 0.03 1,097,299-69.81
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 354,871 0.03 449,691-21.09
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 0 0.00 8,242-100.00
SS Classified 37,698,622 3.61 0

Russia’s Imports from the Czech Republic

The major share of Russian imports from the Czech Republic in the 2nd quarter of 2017 (and in the 2nd quarter of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 67.66% of Russia’s total imports from the Czech Republic (67.51% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 12.52% of Russia’s total imports from the Czech Republic (12.52% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 7.58% of Russia’s total imports from the Czech Republic (6.78% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 3.60% of Russia’s total imports from the Czech Republic (4.01% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 1.60% of Russia’s total imports from the Czech Republic (1.74% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 0.96% of Russia’s total imports from the Czech Republic (1.47% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in Russia’s imports from the Czech Republic in the 2nd quarter of 2017 over the 2nd 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 $31,205,230;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - an increase of $24,989,463;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $21,623,461;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - an increase of $13,189,716;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $8,255,018;
  • 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 (HS code 86) - an increase of $5,721,787;
  • 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 $5,596,405;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - an increase of $4,113,228;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - an increase of $3,952,653.

The largest declines in Russia’s imports from the Czech Republic in the 2nd quarter of 2017 over the 2nd quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Miscellaneous manufactured articles (HS code 96) - a decrease of $4,584,587.
Russia’s imports from the Czech Republic in the 2nd quarter of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in Q2 2017,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in Q2 2016,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q2 2017
over Q2 2016
01 Live animals 129,283 0.02 136,019-4.95
02 Meat and edible meat offal 277,606 0.03 0
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 4,159,547 0.50 4,544,883-8.48
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 11,674 0.00 28,662-59.27
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 22,986 0.00 2,532807.82
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 12,833 0.00 0
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 102,909 0.01 102,4120.49
10 Cereals 0 0.00 2-100.00
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 1,119,050 0.14 1,065,0035.07
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 3,893,412 0.47 4,169,344-6.62
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 738,483 0.09 1,128,478-34.56
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 121,847 0.01 92,69731.45
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 550,972 0.07 729,740-24.50
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 789,143 0.10 1,024,376-22.96
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 4,530 0.00 13,319-65.99
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 960,087 0.12 1,041,024-7.77
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 380,536 0.05 361,5265.26
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 1,193,448 0.14 1,510,029-20.97
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 8,135,439 0.98 7,044,38515.49
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 7,131,860 0.86 5,269,36835.35
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 40,383 0.00 37,9356.45
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 764,090 0.09 1,008,627-24.24
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 21,172 0.00 751,462-97.18
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 2,441,155 0.30 2,416,5651.02
29 Organic chemicals 2,080,418 0.25 3,140,239-33.75
30 Pharmaceutical products 32,228,106 3.90 28,114,87814.63
31 Fertilizers 14,966 0.00 6,938115.71
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 3,978,754 0.48 3,237,99622.88
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 2,458,032 0.30 4,048,319-39.28
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 2,512,165 0.30 3,802,275-33.93
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 139,261 0.02 94,17747.87
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 0 0.00 1-100.00
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 799,494 0.10 13,7085,732.32
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 4,774,553 0.58 3,780,91226.28
39 Plastics and articles thereof 33,338,951 4.03 25,083,93332.91
40 Rubber and articles thereof 18,671,999 2.26 14,719,34626.85
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 645,818 0.08 389,23765.92
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 915,817 0.11 1,297,465-29.41
45 Cork and articles of cork 926 0.00 651,324.62
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 35,141 0.00 0
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 106,595 0.01 34,094212.65
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 5,463,256 0.66 7,622,351-28.33
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 1,449,237 0.18 1,461,597-0.85
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 629 0.00 29,522-97.87
52 Cotton 57,544 0.01 56,0272.71
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 0 0.00 31-100.00
54 Man-made filaments 551,246 0.07 371,79048.27
55 Man-made staple fibers 225,326 0.03 295,356-23.71
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 4,091,900 0.50 3,900,4374.91
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 413,239 0.05 283,82245.60
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 363,179 0.04 85,547324.54
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 6,025,544 0.73 5,938,0751.47
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 181,269 0.02 79,950126.73
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 460,026 0.06 111,775311.56
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 321,295 0.04 346,538-7.28
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 427,563 0.05 545,967-21.69
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 20,111 0.00 63,067-68.11
65 Headgear and parts thereof 18,698 0.00 10,74374.05
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 11,876 0.00 4,299176.25
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 67,322 0.01 136,161-50.56
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 1,856,929 0.22 1,971,118-5.79
69 Ceramic products 3,736,795 0.45 4,037,944-7.46
70 Glass and glassware 7,533,701 0.91 6,379,50418.09
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 159,648 0.02 159,0100.40
72 Iron and steel 4,855,269 0.59 3,913,89024.05
73 Articles of iron or steel 37,665,203 4.56 24,475,48753.89
74 Copper and articles thereof 739,563 0.09 672,18110.02
75 Nickel and articles thereof 34,926 0.00 195,817-82.16
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 3,444,341 0.42 5,292,587-34.92
78 Lead and articles thereof 34,155 0.00 0
79 Zinc and articles thereof 3,820 0.00 1233,005.69
80 Tin and articles thereof 1,178 0.00 0
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 31,986 0.00 40,762-21.53
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 5,948,809 0.72 5,415,6849.84
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 9,844,045 1.19 7,909,04324.47
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 292,027,806 35.34 270,404,3458.00
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 92,657,247 11.21 61,452,01750.78
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 16,811,054 2.03 11,089,26751.60
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 148,335,641 17.95 123,346,17820.26
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 0 0.00 191-100.00
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 9,200,585 1.11 10,683,907-13.88
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 22,975 0.00 48,982-53.10
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 311,485 0.04 634,168-50.88
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 12,318,533 1.49 6,722,12883.25
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 9,151,184 1.11 8,944,1012.32
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 6,402,461 0.77 10,987,048-41.73
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 85,260 0.01 115,487-26.17
SS Classified 7,214,318 0.87 0

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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia