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Russian trade in goods with Angola in Q1 2019

by Russian Foreign Trade
based on data from the Federal Customs Service of Russia
The Report on Russia’s foreign trade in goods with Angola in the first quarter of 2019: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia’s Trade with Angola

In the 1st quarter of 2019, Russia’s trade with Angola totaled $17,170,112, up 190.86% ($11,266,927) from the 1st quarter of 2018.

Russia’s exports to Angola in the 1st quarter of 2019 totaled $17,153,886, up 190.86% ($11,256,331) from the 1st quarter of 2018.

Russia’s imports from Angola in the 1st quarter of 2019 totaled $16,226, up 188.21% ($10,596) from the 1st quarter of 2018.

Russia’s trade surplus with Angola in the 1st quarter of 2019 was $17,137,660, a 190.87% increase ($11,245,735) over the 1st quarter of 2018.

Angola was Russia’s 124th largest trading partner in the 1st quarter of 2019 (up from 141st in the 1st quarter of 2018), accounting for 0.0109% of Russia’s total trade (up from 0.0037% in the 1st quarter of 2018).

Angola was Russia’s 108th largest export market in the 1st quarter of 2019 (up from 124th in the 1st quarter of 2018), accounting for 0.0164% of Russia’s total exports (up from 0.0057% in the 1st quarter of 2018).

Angola was Russia’s 166th largest supplier in the 1st quarter of 2019 (up from 174th in the 1st quarter of 2018), accounting for 0.0000% of Russia’s total imports (just as in the 1st quarter of 2018).

Russia’s Exports to Angola

The major share of Russian exports to Angola in the 1st quarter of 2019 (and in the 1st quarter of 2018) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 45.57% of Russia’s total exports to Angola (0.00% in the 1st quarter of 2018);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 25.18% of Russia’s total exports to Angola (28.84% in the 1st quarter of 2018);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 16.41% of Russia’s total exports to Angola (1.80% in the 1st quarter of 2018);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 7.99% of Russia’s total exports to Angola (11.57% in the 1st quarter of 2018);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 2.72% of Russia’s total exports to Angola (12.51% in the 1st quarter of 2018);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 1.74% of Russia’s total exports to Angola (38.64% in the 1st quarter of 2018).

The largest gains in Russia’s exports to Angola in the 1st quarter of 2019 over the 1st quarter of 2018 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) - an increase of $7,812,623;
  • 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) - an increase of $2,894,888;
  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - an increase of $2,711,404;
  • Fertilizers (HS code 31) - an increase of $794,280;
  • Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes (HS code 28) - an increase of $290,959;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - an increase of $95,836.

The largest declines in Russia’s exports to Angola in the 1st quarter of 2019 over the 1st quarter of 2018 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Cereals (HS code 10) - a decrease of $1,524,080;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $314,061;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - a decrease of $282,367;
  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - a decrease of $270,871;
  • Miscellaneous edible preparations (HS code 21) - a decrease of $249,374;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - a decrease of $193,551;
  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - a decrease of $159,815.
Russia’s exports to Angola in the 1st quarter of 2019 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q1 2019,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in Q1 2018,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q1 2019
over Q1 2018
02 Meat and edible meat offal 71,235 0.42 231,050-69.17
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 11,476 0.07 57,734-80.12
10 Cereals 0 0.00 1,524,080-100.00
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 216,306 1.26 465,680-53.55
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 51 0.00 0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 466,725 2.72 737,596-36.72
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 316,501 1.85 25,5421,139.14
29 Organic chemicals 0 0.00 11,809-100.00
30 Pharmaceutical products 95,836 0.56 0
31 Fertilizers 834,180 4.86 39,9001,990.68
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 217 0.00 0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 95,129 0.55 288,680-67.05
39 Plastics and articles thereof 5,925 0.03 11,493-48.45
40 Rubber and articles thereof 22,478 0.13 304,845-92.63
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 4,754 0.03 0
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 7,812,623 45.54 0
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 38 0.00 0
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 32,492 0.19 0
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 969 0.01 204,745.00
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 2,532 0.01 0
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 1,223 0.01 0
65 Headgear and parts thereof 339 0.00 0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 15,873 0.09 14113,278.57
69 Ceramic products 10,980 0.06 0
70 Glass and glassware 25 0.00 51,077-99.95
72 Iron and steel 2,711,404 15.81 0
73 Articles of iron or steel 96,555 0.56 104,969-8.02
74 Copper and articles thereof 0 0.00 141-100.00
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 3,932 0.02 0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 2,462 0.01 531363.65
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 587 0.00 699-16.02
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 791,371 4.61 760,9594.00
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 3,389,881 19.76 494,993584.83
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 131,119 0.76 445,180-70.55
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 7,682 0.04 0
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 61 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 925 0.01 5,599-83.48
SS Classified 0 0.00 334 964-100.00

Russia’s Imports from Angola

The major share of Russian imports from Angola in the 1st quarter of 2019 (and in the 1st quarter of 2018) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 99.48% of Russia’s total imports from Angola (0.00% in the 1st quarter of 2018);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 0.52% of Russia’s total imports from Angola (100.00% in the 1st quarter of 2018).

The largest gains in Russia’s imports from Angola in the 1st quarter of 2019 over the 1st quarter of 2018 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Coffee, tea, maté and spices (HS code 09) - an increase of $16,141;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - an increase of $85.

The largest declines in Russia’s imports from Angola in the 1st quarter of 2019 over the 1st quarter of 2018 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • 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 $5,630.
Russia’s imports from Angola in the 1st quarter of 2019 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in Q1 2019,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in Q1 2018,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q1 2019
over Q1 2018
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 16,141 99.48 0
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 0 0.00 5,630-100.00
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 85 0.52 0
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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia