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

Russia’s Trade with Sudan

In the 3rd quarter of 2017, Russia’s trade with Sudan totaled $93,780,870, up 86.81% ($43,580,232) from the 3rd quarter of 2016.

Russia’s exports to Sudan in the 3rd quarter of 2017 totaled $93,623,666, up 86.96% ($43,547,805) from the 3rd quarter of 2016.

Russia’s imports from Sudan in the 3rd quarter of 2017 totaled $157,204, up 25.99% ($32,427) from the 3rd quarter of 2016.

Russia’s trade surplus with Sudan in the 3rd quarter of 2017 was $93,466,462, a 87.12% increase ($43,515,378) over the 3rd quarter of 2016.

Sudan was Russia’s 76th largest trading partner in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (up from 92nd in the 3rd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0642% of Russia’s total trade (up from 0.0412% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

Sudan was Russia’s 65th largest export market in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (up from 78th in the 3rd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.1097% of Russia’s total exports (up from 0.0696% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

Sudan was Russia’s 138th largest supplier in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (up from 149th in the 3rd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0003% of Russia’s total imports (up from 0.0002% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

Russia’s Exports to Sudan

The major share of Russian exports to Sudan 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) - 97.29% of Russia’s total exports to Sudan (57.02% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

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

  • Cereals (HS code 10) - an increase of $42,127,877;
  • Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes (HS code 15) - an increase of $20,369,300;
  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - an increase of $815,190;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - an increase of $561,587.

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

  • No product groups with a substantial decrease.
Russia’s exports to Sudan 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
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 39,550 0.04 0
10 Cereals 64,613,688 69.01 22,485,811187.35
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 26,437,100 28.24 6,067,800335.69
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 920,870 0.98 105,680771.38
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 0 0.00 495-100.00
29 Organic chemicals 4 0.00 0
30 Pharmaceutical products 11,839 0.01 3,700219.97
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 7,943 0.01 0
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 0 0.00 133-100.00
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 897 0.00 0
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 269 0.00 0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 1,022 0.00 37,252-97.26
39 Plastics and articles thereof 17,385 0.02 4493,771.94
40 Rubber and articles thereof 35,440 0.04 68,013-47.89
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 105 0.00 0
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 662,168 0.71 100,581558.34
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 0 0.00 44,181-100.00
52 Cotton 0 0.00 8-100.00
54 Man-made filaments 57 0.00 0
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 189 0.00 29,350.00
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 179 0.00 44,375.00
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 298 0.00 47,350.00
70 Glass and glassware 52,088 0.06 1,2274,145.15
72 Iron and steel 0 0.00 17-100.00
73 Articles of iron or steel 28,595 0.03 16617,125.90
74 Copper and articles thereof 2 0.00 0
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 379 0.00 281,253.57
80 Tin and articles thereof 0 0.00 2-100.00
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 231 0.00 0
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 825 0.00 0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 438,073 0.47 262,96066.59
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 41,176 0.04 7,700434.75
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 4,341 0.00 0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 45,334 0.05 1,3403,283.13
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 7,704 0.01 0
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 0 0.00 14-100.00
SS Classified 255,915 0.27 20 888 294-98.77

Russia’s Imports from Sudan

The major share of Russian imports from Sudan 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) - 63.56% of Russia’s total imports from Sudan (87.65% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 13.29% of Russia’s total imports from Sudan (10.47% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

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

  • 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 $20,889;
  • Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder (HS code 12) - an increase of $3,674;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - an increase of $1,370.

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

  • Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts (HS code 13) - a decrease of $14,590;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $12,868.
Russia’s imports from Sudan in the 3rd quarter of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in Q3 2017,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in Q3 2016,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q3 2017
over Q3 2016
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 99 0.06 0
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 1,370 0.87 0
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 56,474 35.92 52,8006.96
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 41,976 26.70 56,566-25.79
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 0 0.00 12,868-100.00
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 0 0.00 120-100.00
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 20,889 13.29 0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 0 0.00 72-100.00
SS Classified 36,396 23.15 2 3511,448.11

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