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

Russia’s Trade with Djibouti

In the 2nd quarter of 2018, Russia’s trade with Djibouti was $1,286,987, down 83.96% ($6,734,624) from the 2nd quarter of 2017.

Russia’s exports to Djibouti in the 2nd quarter of 2018 were $1,286,987, down 83.96% ($6,734,624) from the 2nd quarter of 2017.

Russia’s imports from Djibouti in the 2nd quarter of 2018 were $0, unchanged from the 2nd quarter of 2017.

Russia’s trade surplus with Djibouti in the 2nd quarter of 2018 was $1,286,987, a 83.96% decrease ($6,734,624) over the 2nd quarter of 2017.

Djibouti was Russia’s 166th largest trading partner in the 2nd quarter of 2018 (down from 131st in the 2nd quarter of 2017), accounting for 0.0008% of Russia’s total trade (down from 0.0057% in the 2nd quarter of 2017).

Djibouti was Russia’s 156th largest export market in the 2nd quarter of 2018 (down from 119th in the 2nd quarter of 2017), accounting for 0.0012% of Russia’s total exports (down from 0.0096% in the 2nd quarter of 2017).

There were no Russia’s imports from Djibouti both in the 2nd quarter of 2018 and in the 2nd quarter of 2017.

Russia’s Exports to Djibouti

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

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 54.00% of Russia’s total exports to Djibouti (0.26% in the 2nd quarter of 2017);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 31.54% of Russia’s total exports to Djibouti (0.13% in the 2nd quarter of 2017);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 8.28% of Russia’s total exports to Djibouti (0.37% in the 2nd quarter of 2017);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 6.18% of Russia’s total exports to Djibouti (0.00% in the 2nd quarter of 2017);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 0.00% of Russia’s total exports to Djibouti (99.07% in the 2nd quarter of 2017).

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

  • Cereals (HS code 10) - an increase of $671,549;
  • Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement (HS code 25) - an increase of $230,122;
  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - an increase of $165,000;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - an increase of $92,516;
  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - an increase of $79,598.

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

  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - a decrease of $7,946,971;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - a decrease of $15,697;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $13,100.
Russia’s exports to Djibouti in the 2nd quarter of 2018 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q2 2018,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in Q2 2017,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q2 2018
over Q2 2017
10 Cereals 671,549 52.18 0
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 23,380 1.82 21,02111.22
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 240,900 18.72 10,7782,135.11
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 165,000 12.82 0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 106,560 8.28 14,044658.76
40 Rubber and articles thereof 0 0.00 15,697-100.00
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 79,598 6.18 0
72 Iron and steel 0 0.00 7,946,971-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 0 0.00 13,100-100.00

Russia’s Imports from Djibouti

There were no Russia’s imports from Djibouti in the 2nd quarter of 2018 as well as in the 2nd quarter of 2017.

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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia