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Russian trade in goods with Djibouti in Q1 2018

by Russian Foreign Trade
based on data from the Federal Customs Service of Russia
The Report on Russia’s foreign trade in goods with Djibouti in the first quarter of 2018: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia’s Trade with Djibouti

In the 1st quarter of 2018, Russia’s trade with Djibouti totaled $1,497,770, up 104.27% ($764,535) from the 1st quarter of 2017.

Russia’s exports to Djibouti in the 1st quarter of 2018 totaled $1,497,770, up 104.27% ($764,535) from the 1st quarter of 2017.

Russia’s imports from Djibouti in the 1st quarter of 2018 were $0, unchanged from the 1st quarter of 2017.

Russia’s trade surplus with Djibouti in the 1st quarter of 2018 was $1,497,770, a 104.27% increase ($764,535) over the 1st quarter of 2017.

Djibouti was Russia’s 162nd largest trading partner in the 1st quarter of 2018 (up from 163rd in the 1st quarter of 2017), accounting for 0.0010% of Russia’s total trade (up from 0.0006% in the 1st quarter of 2017).

Djibouti was Russia’s 147th largest export market in the 1st quarter of 2018 (up from 149th in the 1st quarter of 2017), accounting for 0.0015% of Russia’s total exports (up from 0.0009% in the 1st quarter of 2017).

There were no Russia’s imports from Djibouti both in the 1st quarter of 2018 and in the 1st quarter of 2017.

Russia’s Exports to Djibouti

The major share of Russian exports to Djibouti in the 1st quarter of 2018 (and in the 1st quarter of 2017) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 63.98% of Russia’s total exports to Djibouti (25.19% in the 1st quarter of 2017);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 29.90% of Russia’s total exports to Djibouti (0.00% in the 1st quarter of 2017);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 5.14% of Russia’s total exports to Djibouti (0.00% in the 1st quarter of 2017);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 0.00% of Russia’s total exports to Djibouti (52.76% in the 1st quarter of 2017).

The largest gains in Russia’s exports to Djibouti in the 1st quarter of 2018 over the 1st quarter of 2017 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 $773,585;
  • Organic chemicals (HS code 29) - an increase of $447,805;
  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - an increase of $77,000;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - an increase of $14,700.

The largest declines in Russia’s exports to Djibouti in the 1st quarter of 2018 over the 1st quarter of 2017 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $386,855.
Russia’s exports to Djibouti in the 1st quarter of 2018 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q1 2018,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in Q1 2017,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q1 2018
over Q1 2017
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 14,700 0.98 0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 958,265 63.98 184,680418.88
29 Organic chemicals 447,805 29.90 0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 77,000 5.14 0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 0 0.00 386,855-100.00
SS Classified 0 0.00 161 700-100.00

Russia’s Imports from Djibouti

There were no Russia’s imports from Djibouti in the 1st quarter of 2018 as well as in the 1st quarter of 2017.

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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia