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Russian trade in goods with Angola in Q2 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 Angola in the second quarter of 2018: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia’s Trade with Angola

In the 2nd quarter of 2018, Russia’s trade with Angola was $9,590,785, down 74.22% ($27,606,260) from the 2nd quarter of 2017.

Russia’s exports to Angola in the 2nd quarter of 2018 were $9,581,583, down 74.23% ($27,605,540) from the 2nd quarter of 2017.

Russia’s imports from Angola in the 2nd quarter of 2018 were $9,202, down 7.26% ($720) from the 2nd quarter of 2017.

Russia’s trade surplus with Angola in the 2nd quarter of 2018 was $9,572,381, a 74.25% decrease ($27,604,820) over the 2nd quarter of 2017.

Angola was Russia’s 135th largest trading partner in the 2nd quarter of 2018 (down from 105th in the 2nd quarter of 2017), accounting for 0.0056% of Russia’s total trade (down from 0.0266% in the 2nd quarter of 2017).

Angola was Russia’s 119th largest export market in the 2nd quarter of 2018 (down from 91st in the 2nd quarter of 2017), accounting for 0.0087% of Russia’s total exports (down from 0.0443% in the 2nd quarter of 2017).

Angola was Russia’s 166th largest supplier in the 2nd quarter of 2018 (up from 173rd in the 2nd quarter of 2017), accounting for 0.0000% of Russia’s total imports (just as in the 2nd quarter of 2017).

Russia’s Exports to Angola

The major share of Russian exports to Angola in the 2nd quarter of 2018 (and in the 2nd quarter of 2017) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 45.06% of Russia’s total exports to Angola (59.44% in the 2nd quarter of 2017);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 27.50% of Russia’s total exports to Angola (2.55% in the 2nd quarter of 2017);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 13.71% of Russia’s total exports to Angola (0.38% in the 2nd quarter of 2017);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 7.86% of Russia’s total exports to Angola (4.06% in the 2nd quarter of 2017);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 3.96% of Russia’s total exports to Angola (4.06% in the 2nd quarter of 2017);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 0.00% of Russia’s total exports to Angola (22.47% in the 2nd quarter of 2017).

The largest gains in Russia’s exports to Angola in the 2nd quarter of 2018 over the 2nd quarter of 2017 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Fertilizers (HS code 31) - an increase of $1,703,638;
  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - an increase of $805,548;
  • Miscellaneous edible preparations (HS code 21) - an increase of $391,404;
  • Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes (HS code 28) - an increase of $190,213;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - an increase of $166,119;
  • Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use (HS code 59) - an increase of $52,984.

The largest declines in Russia’s exports to Angola in the 2nd quarter of 2018 over the 2nd quarter of 2017 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans (HS code 49) - a decrease of $8,355,983;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $5,745,403;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $5,662,250;
  • 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 $4,185,923;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $2,194,137;
  • Aluminum and articles thereof (HS code 76) - a decrease of $867,622;
  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - a decrease of $773,638;
  • Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) (HS code 42) - a decrease of $463,921;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - a decrease of $220,000;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - a decrease of $167,385;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted (HS code 62) - a decrease of $122,767;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - a decrease of $90,103;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - a decrease of $65,403;
  • Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal (HS code 82) - a decrease of $56,837.
Russia’s exports to Angola in the 2nd quarter of 2018 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q2 2018,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in Q2 2017,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q2 2018
over Q2 2017
02 Meat and edible meat offal 887,289 9.26 81,741985.49
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 35,414 0.37 59,984-40.96
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 391,404 4.08 0
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 22,380 0.23 6,880225.29
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 730,929 7.63 1,504,567-51.42
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 264,817 2.76 74,604254.96
29 Organic chemicals 20,373 0.21 3,323513.09
30 Pharmaceutical products 0 0.00 220,000-100.00
31 Fertilizers 1,744,038 18.20 40,4004,216.93
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 0 0.00 6,488-100.00
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 0 0.00 9,593-100.00
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 0 0.00 140-100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 533,373 5.57 367,25445.23
39 Plastics and articles thereof 37,410 0.39 127,513-70.66
40 Rubber and articles thereof 35,043 0.37 100,446-65.11
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 0 0.00 463,921-100.00
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 0 0.00 359-100.00
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 0 0.00 8,355,983-100.00
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 53,018 0.55 34155,835.29
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 0 0.00 122,767-100.00
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 7,850 0.08 7,2927.65
65 Headgear and parts thereof 0 0.00 563-100.00
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 467 0.00 0
69 Ceramic products 2,630 0.03 0
70 Glass and glassware 72,955 0.76 94,184-22.54
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 0 0.00 619-100.00
72 Iron and steel 26,404 0.28 24,5747.45
73 Articles of iron or steel 263,875 2.75 431,260-38.81
74 Copper and articles thereof 0 0.00 20,644-100.00
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 0 0.00 867,622-100.00
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 36,121 0.38 53,980-33.08
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 53,072 0.55 109,909-51.71
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 56 0.00 1,819-96.92
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 1,283,986 13.40 6,946,236-81.52
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 203,420 2.12 4,389,343-95.37
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 701,233 7.32 6,446,636-89.12
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 2,128,981 22.22 4,323,118-50.75
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 0 0.00 255-100.00
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 45,045 0.47 63,526-29.09
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 0 0.00 276-100.00
SS Classified 0 0.00 1 859 270-100.00

Russia’s Imports from Angola

The major share of Russian imports from Angola in the 2nd quarter of 2018 (and in the 2nd quarter of 2017) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 100.00% of Russia’s total imports from Angola (100.00% in the 2nd quarter of 2017).

The largest gains in Russia’s imports from Angola in the 2nd quarter of 2018 over the 2nd quarter of 2017 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 $9,202.

The largest declines in Russia’s imports from Angola in the 2nd quarter of 2018 over the 2nd 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 $9,922.
Russia’s imports from Angola in the 2nd quarter of 2018 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in Q2 2018,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in Q2 2017,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q2 2018
over Q2 2017
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 0 0.00 9,922-100.00
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 9,202 100.00 0
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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia