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Dynamics of Russian trade with Belgium from 2010 to 2017

by Russian Foreign Trade
based on data from the Federal Customs Service of Russia
The dynamics of Russia’s foreign trade in goods with Belgium from 2010 to 2017: turnover, exports, imports, balance, rank, share, products.
Dynamics of Russia’s foreign trade with Belgium from 2010 to 2017 (in million US dollars)
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Turnover 8,192 11,601 11,293 11,760 12,799 8,450 8,010 9,721
Exports 4,927 7,480 6,803 7,726 9,226 6,357 5,741 6,800
Imports 3,265 4,122 4,490 4,034 3,573 2,093 2,269 2,921
Balance 1,662 3,358 2,312 3,692 5,653 4,265 3,472 3,879
Dynamics of the rank and share of Belgium in Russia’s foreign trade from 2010 to 2017
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Rank in Russia’s trade 20 17 17 17 17 16 16 16
Share in Russia’s trade, % 1.31 1.41 1.34 1.40 1.63 1.61 1.71 1.66
Rank in Russia’s exports 21 18 19 18 16 16 15 15
Share in Russia’s exports, % 1.24 1.45 1.30 1.47 1.86 1.85 2.01 1.90
Rank in Russia’s import 17 19 18 18 19 20 20 20
Share in Russia’s imports, % 1.43 1.35 1.42 1.28 1.25 1.15 1.24 1.29
Dynamics of the structure of Russia’s exports to Belgium by product types from 2010 to 2017 (percent of total exports)
Рroduct type 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) 0.7 1.1 2.0 1.7 0.9 1.7 1.6 1.4
Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) 25.7 34.3 33.3 36.1 35.9 31.8 26.7 32.8
Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) 12.1 11.2 13.1 10.3 6.5 8.1 5.6 5.1
Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) 1.5 1.1 1.0 1.0 0.8 1.4 1.5 1.5
Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) 42.5 38.7 39.4 38.4 35.6 36.5 48.9 42.4
Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) 16.6 13.0 10.5 11.8 19.6 18.8 14.4 15.2
Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) 0.7 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.4 1.5 0.9 1.1
Dynamics of the structure of Russia’s imports from Belgium by product types from 2010 to 2017 (percent of total imports)
Рroduct type 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) 17.6 15.4 12.7 14.3 12.7 8.2 7.7 7.0
Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) 2.3 2.4 2.0 2.6 3.4 4.9 4.5 3.8
Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) 37.6 37.1 33.5 37.6 39.3 49.1 45.8 39.4
Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) 3.0 2.2 1.5 1.3 1.5 2.1 1.7 1.4
Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) 3.1 2.5 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.8 2.8 3.3
Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.4 1.1 0.2
Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) 5.8 6.9 7.6 9.3 10.5 8.2 6.1 5.1
Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) 28.1 31.1 37.9 29.9 27.3 21.6 26.9 37.6
Dynamics of Russia’s exports to Belgium from 2010 to 2017 by product groups (in million US dollars)
HS
code
Name of product group 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates​ 2 6 5 6 6 5 7 3
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 0 0 0 0 1 3 1 1
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Cereals 0 2 5 3 1 2 3 8
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 29 74 114 114 72 83 70 76
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 2 0 7 0 3 3 0 0
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 1
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 4
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 0 0 4 3 1 8 7 3
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 71 110 94 112 116 118 109 109
26 Ores, slag and ash 2 14 13 6 9 1 46 91
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 1194 2438 2160 2674 3191 1904 1376 2032
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 93 90 146 150 162 282 166 125
29 Organic chemicals 27 29 31 41 37 26 27 30
30 Pharmaceutical products 7 0 0 0 0 2 0 1
31 Fertilizers 168 184 191 146 84 121 45 69
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 0 0 3 1 1 0 2 1
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 2 1 5 8 9 3 0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 1 1 0 0 2 2 2 0
39 Plastics and articles thereof 4 45 7 25 35 46 36 55
40 Rubber and articles thereof 296 485 514 431 274 25 42 68
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal​ 57 61 48 53 51 51 44 69
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 9 8 13 11 12 14 8 7
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard​ 6 11 9 11 13 26 35 28
52 Cotton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
55 Man-made staple fibers 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 2
70 Glass and glassware​ 3 2 4 4 6 12 23 22
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 2092 2891 2682 2969 3287 2318 2808 2882
72 Iron and steel 165 266 163 350 885 635 664 964
73 Articles of iron or steel 11 8 6 6 3 3 3 5
74 Copper and articles thereof 571 694 539 534 902 430 119 62
75 Nickel and articles thereof 0 0 0 19 17 128 9 0
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 64 1 3 1 1 2 29 2
78 Lead and articles thereof 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 2
80 Tin and articles thereof 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 3 2 2 4 0 1 1 0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof​ 29 37 30 26 32 71 34 49
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 3 2 2 7 1 2 3 3
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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 1 1 0 3 5 18 12 7
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 8
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 2 6 1 3 3 2 3 5
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 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1
Dynamics of Russia’s imports from Belgium from 2010 to 2017 by product groups (in million US dollars)
HS
code
Name of product group 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
01 Live animals 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1
02 Meat and edible meat offal 96 94 82 110 13 0 0 0
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 31 11 11 27 30 13 2 1
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 3 2 3 2 1 1 6 7
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 55 73 46 49 31 0 0 0
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 187 224 172 134 119 0 0 0
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 2 3 3 3 2 2 3 3
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 5 7 8 5 6 4 5 6
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 26 23 33 14 18 20 22 21
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 30 32 24 30 18 16 14 16
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 6 7 4 4 11 4 2 2
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 9 8 10 12 16 8 12 11
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 19 26 28 41 48 28 27 35
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 20 37 51 51 45 18 20 22
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 7 11 21 19 15 8 10 12
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 21 13 11 16 15 9 9 11
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 8 11 14 17 20 14 18 28
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 46 52 50 39 44 25 21 26
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 1
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 1 2 2 1 1 1 1 1
26 Ores, slag and ash 5 6 4 1 4 2 1 10
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 68 91 84 104 117 100 99 100
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 11 12 13 17 14 11 9 15
29 Organic chemicals 75 131 188 140 140 136 127 161
30 Pharmaceutical products 312 430 371 375 326 203 194 210
31 Fertilizers 4 7 6 8 7 7 5 6
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 93 100 99 107 96 60 60 78
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 126 114 80 87 84 56 66 78
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 58 70 90 95 106 93 94 105
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 17 13 14 10 12 16 18 18
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 25 31 29 33 32 29 30 32
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 77 112 100 127 163 120 158 152
39 Plastics and articles thereof 402 469 474 479 394 274 258 274
40 Rubber and articles thereof 29 42 39 39 29 24 21 22
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal​ 45 45 36 26 35 21 14 16
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard​ 52 44 27 21 13 14 15 17
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 2 3 3 4 6 9 8 8
52 Cotton 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
54 Man-made filaments 16 17 17 18 10 5 3 8
55 Man-made staple fibers 14 12 15 4 6 3 3 9
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 6 8 8 8 6 3 5 7
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 33 36 36 37 34 20 22 28
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 1 2 1 1 2 1 0 1
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 22 16 18 15 19 12 9 10
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 5
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted​​ 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 1
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 4 9 10 15 13 14 20 26
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 5 7 5 8 7 5 13 9
69 Ceramic products 6 9 11 18 17 11 8 8
70 Glass and glassware​ 37 33 29 29 32 13 30 20
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 5 11 15 9 6 9 24 5
72 Iron and steel 111 187 230 271 177 121 100 98
73 Articles of iron or steel 57 72 75 70 168 32 22 32
74 Copper and articles thereof 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2
75 Nickel and articles thereof 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 1
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 6 9 16 9 5 5 4 5
79 Zinc and articles thereof 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
80 Tin and articles thereof 0 0 2 7 7 1 3 0
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 1 1 1 2 1 2 1 3
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 3 4 4 5 4 3 2 2
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 5 6 6 6 7 4 4 4
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof​ 422 485 542 497 370 215 423 834
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 172 203 211 197 172 90 63 88
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 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 292 559 731 469 391 126 103 156
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 0 0 0 5 11 1 0 3
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 30 33 216 34 31 21 18 16
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 15 13 9 7 5 4 3
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 6 8 7 8 7 6 6 4
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 9 10 22 19 19 15 18 22
SS Classified 2 3 3 3 1 0 0 0
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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia