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Russian trade in goods with Ireland 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 Ireland in the first quarter of 2018: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia’s Trade with Ireland

In the 1st quarter of 2018, Russia’s trade with Ireland totaled $422,516,206, up 16.63% ($60,235,527) from the 1st quarter of 2017.

Russia’s exports to Ireland in the 1st quarter of 2018 totaled $149,711,937, up 55.45% ($53,404,463) from the 1st quarter of 2017.

Russia’s imports from Ireland in the 1st quarter of 2018 totaled $272,804,269, up 2.57% ($6,831,064) from the 1st quarter of 2017.

Russia’s trade deficit with Ireland in the 1st quarter of 2018 was $123,092,332, a 27.45% decrease ($46,573,399) over the 1st quarter of 2017.

Ireland was Russia’s 52nd largest trading partner in the 1st quarter of 2018 (up from 53rd in the 1st quarter of 2017), accounting for 0.2680% of Russia’s total trade (down from 0.2818% in the 1st quarter of 2017).

Ireland was Russia’s 63rd largest export market in the 1st quarter of 2018 (up from 67th in the 1st quarter of 2017), accounting for 0.1453% of Russia’s total exports (up from 0.1156% in the 1st quarter of 2017).

Ireland was Russia’s 34th largest supplier in the 1st quarter of 2018 (just as in the 1st quarter of 2017), accounting for 0.4996% of Russia’s total imports (down from 0.5882% in the 1st quarter of 2017).

Russia’s Exports to Ireland

The major share of Russian exports to Ireland 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) - 44.98% of Russia’s total exports to Ireland (39.81% in the 1st quarter of 2017);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 13.83% of Russia’s total exports to Ireland (31.02% in the 1st quarter of 2017);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 6.61% of Russia’s total exports to Ireland (1.72% in the 1st quarter of 2017);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 2.28% of Russia’s total exports to Ireland (1.13% in the 1st quarter of 2017);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 1.13% of Russia’s total exports to Ireland (0.88% in the 1st quarter of 2017);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 0.03% of Russia’s total exports to Ireland (1.15% in the 1st quarter of 2017).

The largest gains in Russia’s exports to Ireland 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 $28,954,702;
  • Cereals (HS code 10) - an increase of $5,161,418;
  • Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed (HS code 23) - an increase of $3,125,510;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $1,049,890;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $1,024,477;
  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - an increase of $704,400.

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

  • Fertilizers (HS code 31) - a decrease of $6,354,896;
  • Organic chemicals (HS code 29) - a decrease of $2,830,455;
  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - a decrease of $1,085,834.
Russia’s exports to Ireland in the 1st quarter of 2018 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q1 2018,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in Q1 2017,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q1 2018
over Q1 2017
10 Cereals 5,161,418 3.45 0
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 32,937 0.02 76,198-56.77
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 4,705,344 3.14 1,579,834197.84
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 43,568 0.03 3,0611,323.33
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 67,293,916 44.95 38,339,21475.52
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 4,548 0.00 0
29 Organic chemicals 59,843 0.04 2,890,298-97.93
30 Pharmaceutical products 0 0.00 916-100.00
31 Fertilizers 20,620,424 13.77 26,975,320-23.56
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 3,032 0.00 0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 0 0.00 263-100.00
39 Plastics and articles thereof 3,443 0.00 5,635-38.90
40 Rubber and articles thereof 9,038 0.01 0
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 150 0.00 500-70.00
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 1,351,370 0.90 646,970108.88
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 333,343 0.22 197,28968.96
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 1,002 0.00 0
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 26 0.00 5,237-99.50
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 107,029 0.07 33,909215.64
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 175,912 0.12 0
72 Iron and steel 0 0.00 1,085,834-100.00
73 Articles of iron or steel 52,055 0.03 22,352132.89
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 1,056,879 0.71 6,98915,022.03
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 818,114 0.55 567,86944.07
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 1,540,842 1.03 516,365198.40
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 1,520 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 13,425 0.01 3,126329.46
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 4,109 0.00 508,118.00
SS Classified 46,318,650 30.94 23 350 24598.36

Russia’s Imports from Ireland

The major share of Russian imports from Ireland in the 1st quarter of 2018 (and in the 1st quarter of 2017) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 55.40% of Russia’s total imports from Ireland (55.71% in the 1st quarter of 2017);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 27.64% of Russia’s total imports from Ireland (28.87% in the 1st quarter of 2017);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 14.20% of Russia’s total imports from Ireland (13.01% in the 1st quarter of 2017).

The largest gains in Russia’s imports from Ireland in the 1st quarter of 2018 over the 1st quarter of 2017 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - an increase of $10,732,320;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - an increase of $2,786,810;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $2,639,766;
  • Organic chemicals (HS code 29) - an increase of $1,880,364;
  • Miscellaneous edible preparations (HS code 21) - an increase of $1,648,342;
  • Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations (HS code 33) - an increase of $1,428,799;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $953,733.

The largest declines in Russia’s imports from Ireland in the 1st quarter of 2018 over the 1st quarter of 2017 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • 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 $11,820,481;
  • 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) - a decrease of $4,934,183.
Russia’s imports from Ireland in the 1st quarter of 2018 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in Q1 2018,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in Q1 2017,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q1 2018
over Q1 2017
01 Live animals 45,564 0.02 68,257-33.25
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 530 0.00 4,158-87.25
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 34,048 0.01 12,328176.18
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 122,352 0.04 67,97380.00
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 55,320 0.02 8,927519.69
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 2,380,437 0.87 2,494,425-4.57
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 95,280 0.03 0
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 12,074,916 4.43 12,072,8300.02
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 1,894,245 0.69 2,213,214-14.41
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 7,189,233 2.64 5,540,89129.75
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 14,673,744 5.38 11,886,93423.44
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 160,519 0.06 242,294-33.75
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 0 0.00 2,296-100.00
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 817 0.00 1,648-50.42
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 89,848 0.03 12174,154.55
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 3,981,201 1.46 15,801,682-74.81
29 Organic chemicals 3,732,879 1.37 1,852,515101.50
30 Pharmaceutical products 97,416,351 35.71 86,684,03112.38
31 Fertilizers 12,653 0.00 48,418-73.87
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 1,341,434 0.49 1,177,30113.94
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 33,721,727 12.36 32,292,9284.42
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 254,460 0.09 295,539-13.90
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 2,155,090 0.79 2,486,054-13.31
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 1,889,072 0.69 1,131,36866.97
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 5,298,183 1.94 4,544,12816.59
39 Plastics and articles thereof 1,244,724 0.46 1,741,540-28.53
40 Rubber and articles thereof 91,526 0.03 105,499-13.24
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 1,176 0.00 2,418-51.36
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 4,982 0.00 18,251-72.70
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 74,048 0.03 30,852140.01
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 438,285 0.16 144,259203.82
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 64,285 0.02 0
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 14 0.00 4,191-99.67
54 Man-made filaments 0 0.00 4,208-100.00
55 Man-made staple fibers 0 0.00 7,428-100.00
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 125 0.00 0
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 16,722 0.01 31,869-47.53
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 147,071 0.05 103,43842.18
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 0 0.00 3,213-100.00
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 856 0.00 86895.35
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 194,698 0.07 34572,541.18
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 238 0.00 0
65 Headgear and parts thereof 0 0.00 503-100.00
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 42,974 0.02 4,953767.64
69 Ceramic products 3,690 0.00 2,85929.07
70 Glass and glassware 106,392 0.04 47,932121.96
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 174,869 0.06 18,960822.30
72 Iron and steel 20,985 0.01 15,18638.19
73 Articles of iron or steel 200,605 0.07 287,047-30.11
74 Copper and articles thereof 241,985 0.09 98,501145.67
75 Nickel and articles thereof 141,759 0.05 161,346-12.14
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 12,414 0.00 4,760160.80
79 Zinc and articles thereof 29 0.00 0
80 Tin and articles thereof 1,078 0.00 0
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 47,605 0.02 14,381231.03
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 831,566 0.30 692,40520.10
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 426,290 0.16 557,187-23.49
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 13,720,884 5.03 12,767,1517.47
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 8,835,147 3.24 13,769,330-35.83
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 16,361 0.01 0
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 154,125 0.06 230,231-33.06
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 0 0.00 2,987-100.00
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 52,664,384 19.30 50,024,6185.28
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 265 0.00 82223.17
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 96,410 0.04 21,952339.19
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 1,033,893 0.38 1,023,6431.00
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 3,131,906 1.15 3,099,6451.04
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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia