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Russian trade with Luxembourg in 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 Luxembourg in 2018: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia’s Trade with Luxembourg

In 2018, Russia’s trade with Luxembourg totaled $267,080,875, up 23.43% ($50,703,339) from 2017.

Russia’s exports to Luxembourg in 2018 totaled $63,807,429, up 11.14% ($6,395,313) from 2017.

Russia’s imports from Luxembourg in 2018 totaled $203,273,446, up 27.87% ($44,308,026) from 2017.

Russia’s trade deficit with Luxembourg in 2018 was $139,466,017, a 37.33% increase ($37,912,713) over 2017.

Luxembourg was Russia’s 94th largest trading partner in 2018 (up from 97th in 2017), accounting for 0.0388% of Russia’s total trade (up from 0.0370% in 2017).

Luxembourg was Russia’s 112th largest export market in 2018 (up from 113th in 2017), accounting for 0.0142% of Russia’s total exports (down from 0.0161% in 2017).

Luxembourg was Russia’s 71st largest supplier in 2018 (up from 75th in 2017), accounting for 0.0854% of Russia’s total imports (up from 0.0700% in 2017).

Russia’s Exports to Luxembourg

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

  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 75.31% of Russia’s total exports to Luxembourg (80.16% in 2017);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 15.77% of Russia’s total exports to Luxembourg (13.66% in 2017);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 3.56% of Russia’s total exports to Luxembourg (2.98% in 2017);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 2.05% of Russia’s total exports to Luxembourg (2.06% in 2017);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 1.60% of Russia’s total exports to Luxembourg (0.41% in 2017).

The largest gains in Russia’s exports to Luxembourg in 2018 over 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 $2,029,217;
  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - an increase of $1,918,139;
  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - an increase of $796,678;
  • Glass and glassware (HS code 70) - an increase of $706,133;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - an increase of $351,952;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - an increase of $330,573;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - an increase of $213,495.

The largest declines in Russia’s exports to Luxembourg in 2018 over 2017 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • No product groups with a substantial decrease.
Russia’s exports to Luxembourg in 2018 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in 2018,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in 2017,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in 2018
over 2017
10 Cereals 0 0.00 8,929-100.00
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 0 0.00 5,573-100.00
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 0 0.00 24,986-100.00
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 48,051,317 75.31 46,022,1004.41
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 2,585 0.00 1,54167.75
29 Organic chemicals 86,701 0.14 65,39032.59
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 0 0.00 52-100.00
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 10,890 0.02 7,15052.31
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 1,278,542 2.00 1,065,04720.05
39 Plastics and articles thereof 74,973 0.12 81,297-7.78
40 Rubber and articles thereof 818,728 1.28 488,15567.72
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 159 0.00 2,790-94.30
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 1,019,207 1.60 222,529358.01
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 11 0.00 11,600-99.91
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 3,877 0.01 0
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 3 0.00 0
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 663 0.00 200231.50
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 0 0.00 2,556-100.00
65 Headgear and parts thereof 0 0.00 2,055-100.00
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 475 0.00 1,167-59.30
69 Ceramic products 17,991 0.03 17,2824.10
70 Glass and glassware 1,055,306 1.65 349,173202.23
72 Iron and steel 9,641,574 15.11 7,723,43524.84
73 Articles of iron or steel 365,169 0.57 13,2172,662.87
74 Copper and articles thereof 0 0.00 53-100.00
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 25,738 0.04 107,266-76.01
80 Tin and articles thereof 29,756 0.05 0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 2,100 0.00 0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 1,188,201 1.86 1,029,73715.39
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 101,397 0.16 43,034135.62
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 18,805 0.03 112,746-83.32
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 1,050 0.00 310238.71
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 12,122 0.02 0
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 89 0.00 0
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 0 0.00 2,746-100.00

Russia’s Imports from Luxembourg

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

  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 35.85% of Russia’s total imports from Luxembourg (37.28% in 2017);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 29.86% of Russia’s total imports from Luxembourg (25.42% in 2017);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 16.25% of Russia’s total imports from Luxembourg (15.88% in 2017);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 13.89% of Russia’s total imports from Luxembourg (15.99% in 2017);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 2.99% of Russia’s total imports from Luxembourg (4.24% in 2017).

The largest gains in Russia’s imports from Luxembourg in 2018 over 2017 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $17,821,267;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - an increase of $9,860,153;
  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - an increase of $6,804,829;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - an increase of $4,548,890;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $3,182,669;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - an increase of $2,229,423;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - an increase of $1,849,045;
  • Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics (HS code 32) - an increase of $740,125.

The largest declines in Russia’s imports from Luxembourg in 2018 over 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 $1,762,122;
  • Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof (HS code 56) - a decrease of $720,231.
Russia’s imports from Luxembourg in 2018 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in 2018,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in 2017,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in 2018
over 2017
01 Live animals 2,911 0.00 21,299-86.33
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 88 0.00 0
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 1,008 0.00 0
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 241,435 0.12 153,45957.33
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 1,358 0.00 2,153-36.93
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 547 0.00 0
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 42,661 0.02 37,60313.45
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 1,205 0.00 10,018-87.97
29 Organic chemicals 37,746 0.02 15,633141.45
30 Pharmaceutical products 37,092 0.02 5,818537.54
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 9,267,188 4.56 8,527,0638.68
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 3,861,240 1.90 4,085,657-5.49
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 750,984 0.37 881,464-14.80
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 536 0.00 615-12.85
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 480,977 0.24 357,33734.60
39 Plastics and articles thereof 33,079,883 16.27 29,897,21410.65
40 Rubber and articles thereof 25,357,955 12.47 15,497,80263.62
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 24,070 0.01 13185,053.85
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 26,463,304 13.02 21,914,41420.76
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 1,748,267 0.86 3,510,389-50.20
54 Man-made filaments 125,572 0.06 91,53837.18
55 Man-made staple fibers 3,815 0.00 6,407-40.46
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 5,747,424 2.83 6,467,655-11.14
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 195,956 0.10 157,82424.16
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 10,595 0.01 14,425-26.55
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 187 0.00 365-48.77
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 65 0.00 0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 223,536 0.11 117,39690.41
69 Ceramic products 129,925 0.06 65,22199.21
70 Glass and glassware 1,521,756 0.75 1,384,8669.88
72 Iron and steel 11,303,842 5.56 4,499,013151.25
73 Articles of iron or steel 12,181,703 5.99 10,332,65817.90
74 Copper and articles thereof 222,482 0.11 54,663307.01
75 Nickel and articles thereof 133,336 0.07 153,491-13.13
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 342,355 0.17 909,919-62.38
79 Zinc and articles thereof 60,017 0.03 10,591466.68
80 Tin and articles thereof 195,403 0.10 83,039135.31
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 73,031 0.04 226,332-67.73
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 8,467,277 4.17 8,868,998-4.53
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 56,728 0.03 98,256-42.27
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 54,184,169 26.66 36,362,90249.01
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 2,383,995 1.17 1,989,78219.81
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 3,544,651 1.74 1,315,228169.51
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 583,614 0.29 742,394-21.39
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 175,562 0.09 91,34692.19
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 5,995 0.00 3,16089.72
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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia