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

Russia’s Trade with Togo

In the 2nd quarter of 2018, Russia’s trade with Togo totaled $23,013,795, up 616.04% ($19,799,739) from the 2nd quarter of 2017.

Russia’s exports to Togo in the 2nd quarter of 2018 totaled $23,012,642, up 616.86% ($19,802,450) from the 2nd quarter of 2017.

Russia’s imports from Togo in the 2nd quarter of 2018 were $1,153, down 70.16% ($2,711) from the 2nd quarter of 2017.

Russia’s trade surplus with Togo in the 2nd quarter of 2018 was $23,011,489, a 617.69% increase ($19,805,161) over the 2nd quarter of 2017.

Togo was Russia’s 119th largest trading partner in the 2nd quarter of 2018 (up from 148th in the 2nd quarter of 2017), accounting for 0.0135% of Russia’s total trade (up from 0.0023% in the 2nd quarter of 2017).

Togo was Russia’s 103rd largest export market in the 2nd quarter of 2018 (up from 135th in the 2nd quarter of 2017), accounting for 0.0209% of Russia’s total exports (up from 0.0038% in the 2nd quarter of 2017).

Togo was Russia’s 183rd largest supplier in the 2nd quarter of 2018 (down from 178th 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 Togo

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

  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 87.25% of Russia’s total exports to Togo (0.00% in the 2nd quarter of 2017);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 11.79% of Russia’s total exports to Togo (95.33% in the 2nd quarter of 2017);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 0.56% of Russia’s total exports to Togo (4.63% in the 2nd quarter of 2017).

The largest gains in Russia’s exports to Togo in the 2nd quarter of 2018 over the 2nd 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 $20,078,763;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - an increase of $127,943;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - an increase of $80,960.

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

  • Cereals (HS code 10) - a decrease of $268,863;
  • Fertilizers (HS code 31) - a decrease of $148,723;
  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - a decrease of $77,375.
Russia’s exports to Togo in the 2nd quarter of 2018 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q2 2018,
US dollars ($)
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 0 0.00 77,375-100.00
10 Cereals 2,714,000 11.79 2,982,863-9.01
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 20,078,763 87.25 0
30 Pharmaceutical products 127,943 0.56 0
31 Fertilizers 0 0.00 148,723-100.00
39 Plastics and articles thereof 0 0.00 5-100.00
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 80,960 0.35 0
74 Copper and articles thereof 0 0.00 942-100.00
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 10,976 0.05 1199,681.82
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 0 0.00 273-100.00

Russia’s Imports from Togo

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

  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 100.00% of Russia’s total imports from Togo (44.23% in the 2nd quarter of 2017);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 0.00% of Russia’s total imports from Togo (55.77% in the 2nd quarter of 2017).

The largest gains in Russia’s imports from Togo in the 2nd quarter of 2018 over the 2nd quarter of 2017 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • No product groups with a substantial increase.

The largest declines in Russia’s imports from Togo in the 2nd quarter of 2018 over the 2nd quarter of 2017 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Live animals (HS code 01) - a decrease of $2,155;
  • Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations (HS code 33) - a decrease of $556.
Russia’s imports from Togo in the 2nd quarter of 2018 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in Q2 2018,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in Q2 2017,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q2 2018
over Q2 2017
01 Live animals 0 0.00 2,155-100.00
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 1,153 100.00 1,709-32.53
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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia