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Dynamics of Russian trade with Switzerland 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 Switzerland from 2010 to 2017: turnover, exports, imports, balance, rank, share, products.
Dynamics of Russia’s foreign trade with Switzerland from 2010 to 2017 (in million US dollars)
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Turnover 11,131 14,416 13,520 11,776 7,102 4,619 5,053 6,050
Exports 8,716 11,448 10,523 8,792 3,843 2,645 3,110 3,852
Imports 2,415 2,968 2,997 2,983 3,258 1,974 1,943 2,198
Balance 6,301 8,480 7,527 5,809 585 671 1,167 1,654
Dynamics of the rank and share of Switzerland in Russia’s foreign trade from 2010 to 2017
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Rank in Russia’s trade 16 16 16 16 24 24 20 20
Share in Russia’s trade, % 1.78 1.75 1.61 1.40 0.91 0.88 1.08 1.04
Rank in Russia’s exports 16 16 16 17 28 25 21 22
Share in Russia’s exports, % 2.20 2.22 2.01 1.67 0.77 0.77 1.09 1.08
Rank in Russia’s import 24 23 25 25 21 23 23 23
Share in Russia’s imports, % 1.05 0.97 0.94 0.95 1.14 1.08 1.07 0.97
Dynamics of the structure of Russia’s exports to Switzerland 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) 0.0 0.2 0.4 0.2 0.8 0.7 1.1 1.0
Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) 52.7 55.0 59.3 50.2 12.5 17.9 26.1 24.4
Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) 7.7 4.8 5.5 6.7 15.0 13.4 2.9 3.1
Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) 1.0 0.6 0.6 0.8 0.8 0.1 0.1 0.1
Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) 11.6 21.7 30.2 39.5 62.2 50.1 27.6 36.9
Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) 26.2 17.1 3.4 1.6 6.8 14.3 40.8 33.6
Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.8 1.6 2.2 1.1 0.6
Dynamics of the structure of Russia’s imports from Switzerland 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) 8.8 7.3 7.1 9.5 8.7 10.6 10.3 10.8
Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0
Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) 48.8 45.0 33.8 32.2 29.1 38.5 41.2 40.5
Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) 1.9 1.8 1.6 1.5 0.8 0.9 0.9 1.7
Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) 0.7 0.7 0.6 0.5 2.0 1.6 0.4 1.0
Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.7 0.6 0.8 0.7 0.9
Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) 2.8 3.1 3.1 3.6 14.7 2.8 4.4 5.2
Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) 29.2 33.1 44.2 42.6 34.9 34.0 31.7 31.9
Dynamics of Russia’s exports to Switzerland 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​ 1 2 2 2 2 3 3 3
10 Cereals 0 4 9 1 10 9 20 18
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 0
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 0 11 30 11 17 6 9 15
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
26 Ores, slag and ash 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 4593 6293 6240 4413 481 471 809 940
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 409 208 147 226 287 111 10 8
29 Organic chemicals 2 4 4 10 20 2 3 11
30 Pharmaceutical products 0 1 68 0 1 0 0 3
31 Fertilizers 239 303 326 325 235 221 64 74
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 1
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 5 9 7 7 10 9 0 0
39 Plastics and articles thereof 3 9 5 5 13 2 5 11
40 Rubber and articles thereof 17 16 17 17 12 9 7 9
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 0 5 0 0 0 0 1 1
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 1 1 1 10 6 4 2 0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal​ 6 7 9 4 5 3 3 2
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 80 61 57 66 24 0 0 1
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard​ 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
54 Man-made filaments 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 2
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted​​ 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 1
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 0 1 2 0 0 0 2 2
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 1015 2482 3176 3470 2390 1325 858 1422
72 Iron and steel 167 48 75 24 1 1 0 1
73 Articles of iron or steel 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 0
74 Copper and articles thereof 741 245 0 0 0 76 224 257
75 Nickel and articles thereof 1175 1572 17 0 0 205 769 959
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 143 71 224 88 214 68 214 32
78 Lead and articles thereof 20 18 38 28 45 28 61 45
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 37 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof​ 51 54 50 53 48 48 23 14
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 11 9 6 8 7 4 6
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 0 0 1 3 0 0 2 1
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 2 3 4 7 4 4 4 3
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof​ 1 1 2 3 3 3 2 3
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
SS Classified 0 0 0 3 0 22 0 0
Dynamics of Russia’s imports from Switzerland 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 0 0 0 1
02 Meat and edible meat offal 0 0 0 0 6 5 0 1
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 15 8 6 8 22 17 24 33
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 15 24 26 34 32 25 22 29
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 4 4 4 2 2 2 2 2
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 1 1 1 2 1 1 1 2
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 14 27 19 22 22 12 9 13
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 69 72 82 110 96 76 69 73
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 1 1 1 2 2 1 1 2
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 69 54 41 59 52 33 34 43
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 10 16 14 19 20 14 14 18
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 15 10 15 22 24 23 21 19
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 2 3 3 3 4 3 3 4
29 Organic chemicals 22 26 19 22 28 24 40 86
30 Pharmaceutical products 880 993 676 594 575 475 483 556
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 65 69 54 45 48 36 40 30
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 89 93 107 112 100 86 88 93
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 9 12 15 15 15 12 15 17
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 3 8 7 6 5 5 11 17
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 44 47 44 69 79 62 64 29
39 Plastics and articles thereof 62 79 84 91 90 51 52 55
40 Rubber and articles thereof 3 4 4 4 4 3 3 3
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 1
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal​ 4 8 11 10 6 3 4 8
45 Cork and articles of cork 1 1 0 1 1 1 1 1
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard​ 38 42 35 28 17 10 9 7
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 3 4 2 5 3 5 4 22
52 Cotton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
54 Man-made filaments 0 0 0 0 17 18 1 1
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 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 6 7 5 4 38 8 2 2
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted​​ 3 3 2 3 2 1 2 4
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 2 2 3 3 2 2 2 13
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 2 3 3 3 2 1 0 0
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 2 2 1 1 1 1 0 1
65 Headgear and parts thereof 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 5 7 7 6 6 6 7 7
69 Ceramic products 1 1 1 1 2 1 1 1
70 Glass and glassware​ 2 3 3 4 3 2 1 1
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 10 13 14 20 20 15 14 19
72 Iron and steel 2 1 1 1 2 3 2 3
73 Articles of iron or steel 18 27 30 39 37 22 30 37
74 Copper and articles thereof 3 4 3 3 381 2 3 3
75 Nickel and articles thereof 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 1
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 4 3 3 3 6 2 3 3
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 0 1 1 1 1 1 18 26
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 41 53 51 58 48 24 29 39
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 1 1 2 2 2 1 1 1
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof​ 314 500 546 509 599 340 301 342
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 196 190 424 427 226 143 118 118
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 7 8 1 5 1 0 0 0
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 20 30 44 37 48 12 4 6
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 170 254 310 293 263 176 191 236
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof​ 158 223 251 255 272 198 155 160
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 4 8 6 5 4 2 3 1
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 1 2 1 2 0 1 0 1
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 3 3 4 4 3 2 2 2
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 0
SS Classified 1 5 1 3 3 0 31 0
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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia