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Russian trade in goods with Djibouti in Q3 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 third quarter of 2018: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia’s Trade with Djibouti

In the 3rd quarter of 2018, Russia’s trade with Djibouti was $139,550, down 48.94% ($133,779) from the 3rd quarter of 2017.

Russia’s exports to Djibouti in the 3rd quarter of 2018 were $139,550, down 48.94% ($133,779) from the 3rd quarter of 2017.

Russia’s imports from Djibouti in the 3rd quarter of 2018 were $0, unchanged from the 3rd quarter of 2017.

Russia’s trade surplus with Djibouti in the 3rd quarter of 2018 was $139,550, a 48.94% decrease ($133,779) over the 3rd quarter of 2017.

Djibouti was Russia’s 179th largest trading partner in the 3rd quarter of 2018 (down from 173rd in the 3rd quarter of 2017), accounting for 0.0001% of Russia’s total trade (down from 0.0002% in the 3rd quarter of 2017).

Djibouti was Russia’s 170th largest export market in the 3rd quarter of 2018 (down from 161st in the 3rd quarter of 2017), accounting for 0.0001% of Russia’s total exports (down from 0.0003% in the 3rd quarter of 2017).

There were no Russia’s imports from Djibouti both in the 3rd quarter of 2018 and in the 3rd quarter of 2017.

Russia’s Exports to Djibouti

The major share of Russian exports to Djibouti in the 3rd quarter of 2018 (and in the 3rd quarter of 2017) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 57.04% of Russia’s total exports to Djibouti (0.00% in the 3rd quarter of 2017);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 21.77% of Russia’s total exports to Djibouti (8.57% in the 3rd quarter of 2017);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 18.80% of Russia’s total exports to Djibouti (9.26% in the 3rd quarter of 2017);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 2.39% of Russia’s total exports to Djibouti (0.00% in the 3rd quarter of 2017);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 0.00% of Russia’s total exports to Djibouti (34.76% in the 3rd quarter of 2017).
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 0.00% of Russia’s total exports to Djibouti (47.42% in the 3rd quarter of 2017).

The largest gains in Russia’s exports to Djibouti in the 3rd quarter of 2018 over the 3rd quarter of 2017 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - an increase of $79,598;
  • Organic chemicals (HS code 29) - an increase of $22,660;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - an increase of $6,964;
  • 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 (HS code 34) - an increase of $3,577;
  • Miscellaneous articles of base metal (HS code 83) - an increase of $3,330.

The largest declines in Russia’s exports to Djibouti in the 3rd quarter of 2018 over the 3rd 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) - a decrease of $129,600;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $95,000;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - a decrease of $25,308.
Russia’s exports to Djibouti in the 3rd quarter of 2018 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q3 2018,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in Q3 2017,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q3 2018
over Q3 2017
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 30,385 21.77 23,42129.73
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 0 0.00 129,600-100.00
29 Organic chemicals 22,660 16.24 0
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 3,577 2.56 0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 0 0.00 25,308-100.00
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 79,598 57.04 0
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 3,330 2.39 0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 0 0.00 95,000-100.00

Russia’s Imports from Djibouti

There were no Russia’s imports from Djibouti in the 3rd quarter of 2018 as well as in the 3rd quarter of 2017.

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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia