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Russian trade in goods with Chile in Q3 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 Chile in the third quarter of 2017: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia’s Trade with Chile

In the 3rd quarter of 2017, Russia’s trade with Chile totaled $194,341,126, up 20.76% ($33,408,587) from the 3rd quarter of 2016.

Russia’s exports to Chile in the 3rd quarter of 2017 totaled $16,947,773, up 45.20% ($5,276,066) from the 3rd quarter of 2016.

Russia’s imports from Chile in the 3rd quarter of 2017 totaled $177,393,353, up 18.85% ($28,132,521) from the 3rd quarter of 2016.

Russia’s trade deficit with Chile in the 3rd quarter of 2017 was $160,445,580, a 16.61% increase ($22,856,455) over the 3rd quarter of 2016.

Chile was Russia’s 64th largest trading partner in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (up from 70th in the 3rd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.1329% of Russia’s total trade (up from 0.1320% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

Chile was Russia’s 100th largest export market in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (up from 109th in the 3rd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0199% of Russia’s total exports (up from 0.0162% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

Chile was Russia’s 44th largest supplier in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (up from 48th in the 3rd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.2916% of Russia’s total imports (down from 0.2987% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

Russia’s Exports to Chile

The major share of Russian exports to Chile in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (and in the 3rd quarter of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 36.75% of Russia’s total exports to Chile (35.41% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 33.79% of Russia’s total exports to Chile (32.89% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 18.81% of Russia’s total exports to Chile (15.21% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 5.29% of Russia’s total exports to Chile (4.55% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 2.00% of Russia’s total exports to Chile (4.18% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 0.91% of Russia’s total exports to Chile (2.41% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 0.76% of Russia’s total exports to Chile (4.25% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in Russia’s exports to Chile in the 3rd quarter of 2017 over the 3rd 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 $2,100,509;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - an increase of $1,322,607;
  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - an increase of $962,676;
  • Organic chemicals (HS code 29) - an increase of $755,135;
  • 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 $700,704;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - an increase of $449,542;
  • Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal (HS code 82) - an increase of $266,737;
  • Glass and glassware (HS code 70) - an increase of $164,453;
  • Aluminum and articles thereof (HS code 76) - an increase of $67,951.

The largest declines in Russia’s exports to Chile in the 3rd quarter of 2017 over the 3rd quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Fertilizers (HS code 31) - a decrease of $781,822;
  • Man-made filaments (HS code 54) - a decrease of $394,993;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $111,587;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - a decrease of $74,825;
  • Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten (HS code 11) - a decrease of $51,777.
Russia’s exports to Chile in the 3rd quarter of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q3 2017,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in Q3 2016,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q3 2017
over Q3 2016
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 0 0.00 51,777-100.00
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 0 0.00 43,165-100.00
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 0 0.00 49,097-100.00
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 338,902 2.00 343,268-1.27
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 0 0.00 5,111-100.00
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 6,228,804 36.75 4,128,29550.88
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 794,304 4.69 93,600748.62
29 Organic chemicals 886,150 5.23 131,015576.37
30 Pharmaceutical products 0 0.00 40,000-100.00
31 Fertilizers 1,100,106 6.49 1,881,928-41.54
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 101,529 0.60 66,14653.49
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 75,284 0.44 87,136-13.60
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 12,276 0.07 30,522-59.78
39 Plastics and articles thereof 24,160 0.14 98,985-75.59
40 Rubber and articles thereof 2,732,504 16.12 1,409,89793.81
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 668 0.00 14,571-95.42
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 1,675,226 9.88 712,550135.10
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 1,512,450 8.92 1,062,90842.29
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 0 0.00 82-100.00
54 Man-made filaments 87,916 0.52 482,909-81.79
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 0 0.00 1,000-100.00
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 1 0.00 0
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 95 0.00 10,360-99.08
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 36,921 0.22 0
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 752 0.00 0
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 50 0.00 1,706-97.07
65 Headgear and parts thereof 2,392 0.01 270785.93
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 7,017 0.04 2725,888.89
69 Ceramic products 69 0.00 0
70 Glass and glassware 270,872 1.60 106,419154.53
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 82 0.00 0
72 Iron and steel 172,299 1.02 135,97126.72
73 Articles of iron or steel 332 0.00 6,272-94.71
74 Copper and articles thereof 0 0.00 3-100.00
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 67,951 0.40 0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 655,992 3.87 389,25568.53
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 55,875 0.33 167,462-66.63
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 77,720 0.46 58,85832.05
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 7,583 0.04 0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 12,576 0.07 54,711-77.01
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 75 0.00 0
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 38 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 2,273 0.01 4,435-48.75
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 6,128 0.04 900580.89
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 401 0.00 1,096-63.41

Russia’s Imports from Chile

The major share of Russian imports from Chile in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (and in the 3rd quarter of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 87.96% of Russia’s total imports from Chile (90.40% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 5.79% of Russia’s total imports from Chile (0.05% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 3.32% of Russia’s total imports from Chile (7.54% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 1.97% of Russia’s total imports from Chile (1.53% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in Russia’s imports from Chile in the 3rd quarter of 2017 over the 3rd quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - an increase of $14,385,948;
  • Copper and articles thereof (HS code 74) - an increase of $10,250,382;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - an increase of $9,045,578;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - an increase of $4,760,967;
  • Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included (HS code 04) - an increase of $2,606,957;
  • Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included (HS code 05) - an increase of $1,307,888;
  • Ores, slag and ash (HS code 26) - an increase of $1,211,485;
  • Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard (HS code 47) - an increase of $775,795;
  • Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder (HS code 12) - an increase of $661,232.

The largest declines in Russia’s imports from Chile in the 3rd quarter of 2017 over the 3rd quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 03) - a decrease of $10,863,244;
  • 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 $5,170,056;
  • Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants (HS code 20) - a decrease of $1,215,604.
Russia’s imports from Chile in the 3rd quarter of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in Q3 2017,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in Q3 2016,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q3 2017
over Q3 2016
02 Meat and edible meat offal 17,243,418 9.72 2,857,470503.45
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 76,643,558 43.21 87,506,802-12.41
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 2,783,932 1.57 176,9751,473.07
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 1,738,431 0.98 430,543303.78
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 319 0.00 920-65.33
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 33,162 0.02 126,142-73.71
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 29,866,348 16.84 20,820,77043.44
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 3,401 0.00 0
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 2,547,805 1.44 1,886,57335.05
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 654,194 0.37 424,00554.29
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 48,378 0.03 46,1974.72
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 6,012,823 3.39 5,681,5485.83
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 6,864,947 3.87 8,080,551-15.04
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 95,292 0.05 166,170-42.65
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 11,481,055 6.47 6,720,08870.85
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 10,785 0.01 0
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 1,985 0.00 0
26 Ores, slag and ash 3,491,345 1.97 2,279,86053.14
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 5,714,145 3.22 10,884,201-47.50
30 Pharmaceutical products 12,601 0.01 44,272-71.54
31 Fertilizers 110,525 0.06 0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 0 0.00 317,952-100.00
39 Plastics and articles thereof 60,059 0.03 0
40 Rubber and articles thereof 681 0.00 1,642-58.53
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 53,962 0.03 49,5148.98
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 1,347,806 0.76 572,011135.63
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 546 0.00 0
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 669 0.00 0
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 13 0.00 0
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 0 0.00 13,500-100.00
69 Ceramic products 0 0.00 39,265-100.00
70 Glass and glassware 21 0.00 0
73 Articles of iron or steel 11,894 0.01 76,971-84.55
74 Copper and articles thereof 10,250,382 5.78 0
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 101 0.00 0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 308,765 0.17 56,890442.74
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 5 0.00 0

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