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

Russia’s Trade with Slovenia

In 2018, Russia’s trade with Slovenia totaled $1,338,314,837, up 8.74% ($107,536,966) from 2017.

Russia’s exports to Slovenia in 2018 totaled $377,240,195, up 40.74% ($109,207,985) from 2017.

Russia’s imports from Slovenia in 2018 were $961,074,642, down 0.17% ($1,671,019) from 2017.

Russia’s trade deficit with Slovenia in 2018 was $583,834,447, a 15.96% decrease ($110,879,004) over 2017.

Slovenia was Russia’s 62nd largest trading partner in 2018 (down from 60th in 2017), accounting for 0.1945% of Russia’s total trade (down from 0.2107% in 2017).

Slovenia was Russia’s 79th largest export market in 2018 (down from 78th in 2017), accounting for 0.0838% of Russia’s total exports (up from 0.0751% in 2017).

Slovenia was Russia’s 38th largest supplier in 2018 (just as in 2017), accounting for 0.4036% of Russia’s total imports (down from 0.4242% in 2017).

Russia’s Exports to Slovenia

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

  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 89.66% of Russia’s total exports to Slovenia (83.76% in 2017);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 4.12% of Russia’s total exports to Slovenia (6.85% in 2017);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 2.44% of Russia’s total exports to Slovenia (6.09% in 2017);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 1.24% of Russia’s total exports to Slovenia (1.58% in 2017);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 1.22% of Russia’s total exports to Slovenia (0.45% in 2017).

The largest gains in Russia’s exports to Slovenia 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 $113,738,570;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $2,344,258.

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

  • Aluminum and articles thereof (HS code 76) - a decrease of $6,011,532;
  • Organic chemicals (HS code 29) - a decrease of $2,885,512;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - a decrease of $1,503,495.
Russia’s exports to Slovenia in 2018 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in 2018,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in 2017,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in 2018
over 2017
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 959,203 0.25 791,13421.24
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 98,225 0.03 0
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 113,308 0.03 264,039-57.09
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 0 0.00 205-100.00
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 12,193 0.00 11,4246.73
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 113 0.00 469-75.91
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 237,208 0.06 237,454-0.10
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 5,558 0.00 0
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 6,418 0.00 6,483-1.00
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 338,242,540 89.66 224,503,97050.66
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 2,245,614 0.60 2,714,892-17.29
29 Organic chemicals 4,695,272 1.24 7,580,784-38.06
30 Pharmaceutical products 3,840,463 1.02 5,343,958-28.13
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 66,642 0.02 46,66242.82
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 5,290 0.00 913479.41
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 52,372 0.01 16032,632.50
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 90,393 0.02 0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 606,138 0.16 375,77461.30
39 Plastics and articles thereof 1,018,343 0.27 445,678128.49
40 Rubber and articles thereof 2,916,391 0.77 1,846,46457.94
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 448 0.00 0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 3,742,268 0.99 3,358,96411.41
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 261,385 0.07 553,415-52.77
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 612,960 0.16 277,528120.86
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 52,459 0.01 50,4374.01
52 Cotton 0 0.00 142-100.00
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 3,331 0.00 9,761-65.87
54 Man-made filaments 20,081 0.01 5,759248.69
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 36,714 0.01 0
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 2,598 0.00 0
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 0 0.00 3-100.00
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 5,296 0.00 2,486113.03
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 0 0.00 2,259-100.00
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 11,505 0.00 4372,532.72
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 36,015 0.01 5,272583.14
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 49 0.00 342-85.67
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 735,266 0.19 0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 377,011 0.10 578,915-34.88
69 Ceramic products 0 0.00 10-100.00
70 Glass and glassware 656,618 0.17 352,27786.39
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 4,736 0.00 0
72 Iron and steel 1,121,365 0.30 476,262135.45
73 Articles of iron or steel 1,404,182 0.37 1,333,0545.34
74 Copper and articles thereof 117,747 0.03 814,055-85.54
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 4,170,246 1.11 10,181,778-59.04
78 Lead and articles thereof 0 0.00 216,482-100.00
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 456 0.00 34930.66
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 2,389,974 0.63 3,285,107-27.25
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 1,415 0.00 2,902-51.24
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 2,750,899 0.73 406,641576.49
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 1,146,168 0.30 312,855266.36
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 520,306 0.14 328,13058.57
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 126,558 0.03 50,718149.53
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 5,206 0.00 29,150-82.14
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 61,121 0.02 84,430-27.61
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 3,319 0.00 748343.72
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 3,010 0.00 366722.40
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 1,456,208 0.39 998,99245.77
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 33,110 0.01 11,456189.02
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 129,641 0.03 126,9022.16
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 0 0.00 3,363-100.00
SS Classified 28,840 0.01 0

Russia’s Imports from Slovenia

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

  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 56.47% of Russia’s total imports from Slovenia (58.60% in 2017);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 27.51% of Russia’s total imports from Slovenia (26.86% in 2017);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 6.90% of Russia’s total imports from Slovenia (5.51% in 2017);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 3.17% of Russia’s total imports from Slovenia (2.95% in 2017);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 2.60% of Russia’s total imports from Slovenia (3.08% in 2017);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 1.61% of Russia’s total imports from Slovenia (1.67% in 2017).

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

  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - an increase of $13,533,470;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $6,227,916;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - an increase of $5,021,342;
  • Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials (HS code 68) - an increase of $3,371,960;
  • Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations (HS code 33) - an increase of $3,223,834.

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

  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - a decrease of $15,590,097;
  • 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 $6,721,791;
  • Organic chemicals (HS code 29) - a decrease of $6,692,340;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - a decrease of $3,653,498;
  • Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares (HS code 19) - a decrease of $3,622,420;
  • Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics (HS code 32) - a decrease of $2,931,389.
Russia’s imports from Slovenia in 2018 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in 2018,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in 2017,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in 2018
over 2017
01 Live animals 2,758 0.00 3,055-9.72
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 0 0.00 1,088-100.00
10 Cereals 14,792 0.00 17,603-15.97
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 186,986 0.02 169,35810.41
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 194,334 0.02 167,40216.09
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 20,957 0.00 2,774655.48
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 302,915 0.03 411,399-26.37
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 1,649,776 0.17 1,231,10534.01
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 52,227 0.01 99,267-47.39
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 553 0.00 903-38.76
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 8,290,920 0.86 11,913,340-30.41
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 138,278 0.01 99,44539.05
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 8,356,009 0.87 9,527,033-12.29
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 4,070,538 0.42 3,320,61722.58
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 1,728,061 0.18 2,644,146-34.65
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 362,695 0.04 475,164-23.67
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 6,591 0.00 29,915-77.97
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 808,474 0.08 935,417-13.57
29 Organic chemicals 83,089,719 8.65 89,782,059-7.45
30 Pharmaceutical products 361,785,165 37.64 377,375,262-4.13
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 24,625,087 2.56 27,556,476-10.64
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 16,221,491 1.69 12,997,65724.80
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 2,920,862 0.30 1,428,598104.46
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 1,504,393 0.16 1,367,24810.03
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 23,132,785 2.41 26,786,283-13.64
39 Plastics and articles thereof 17,523,055 1.82 14,903,79017.57
40 Rubber and articles thereof 11,148,871 1.16 11,082,5750.60
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 37,490 0.00 0
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 1,492,239 0.16 747,74899.56
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 0 0.00 30,201-100.00
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 741,187 0.08 916,822-19.16
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 6,616 0.00 12,796-48.30
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 26,508,837 2.76 24,909,6936.42
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 3,184,556 0.33 2,585,55923.17
52 Cotton 12,168 0.00 7,33365.93
54 Man-made filaments 1,450,247 0.15 2,251,858-35.60
55 Man-made staple fibers 261,243 0.03 251,9593.68
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 8,572,465 0.89 8,126,4685.49
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 41,981 0.00 16,003162.33
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 489,140 0.05 587,047-16.68
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 28,157 0.00 80,760-65.13
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 1,027,651 0.11 1,228,014-16.32
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 2,797,669 0.29 2,269,34823.28
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 189,350 0.02 212,585-10.93
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 580,696 0.06 1,070,468-45.75
65 Headgear and parts thereof 2,369 0.00 17,203-86.23
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 0 0.00 599-100.00
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 7,376,541 0.77 4,004,58184.20
69 Ceramic products 78,897 0.01 75,3164.75
70 Glass and glassware 1,237,691 0.13 642,68492.58
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 24,062 0.00 3,989503.21
72 Iron and steel 34,376,347 3.58 20,842,87764.93
73 Articles of iron or steel 8,800,386 0.92 11,332,849-22.35
74 Copper and articles thereof 855,166 0.09 773,21210.60
75 Nickel and articles thereof 172,444 0.02 198,562-13.15
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 3,214,229 0.33 2,766,62316.18
79 Zinc and articles thereof 50,215 0.01 60,781-17.38
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 155,883 0.02 70,414121.38
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 3,885,120 0.40 3,776,7962.87
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 14,787,153 1.54 13,181,82812.18
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 112,355,845 11.69 106,127,9295.87
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 134,225,343 13.97 140,947,134-4.77
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 0 0.00 47,220-100.00
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 11,291,934 1.17 6,270,59280.08
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 900,870 0.09 41,7622,057.15
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 5,638,641 0.59 5,122,28810.08
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 10,642 0.00 14,407-26.13
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 25,355 0.00 0
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 4,237,763 0.44 3,423,99223.77
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 838,145 0.09 1,165,947-28.11
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 900,158 0.09 2,160,108-58.33
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 1,539 0.00 15,202-89.88
SS Classified 71,920 0.01 27 125165.14
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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia