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Russian trade with Guatemala in 2011

by Russian Foreign Trade
based on data from the Federal Customs Service of Russia
The Report on Russia’s foreign trade in goods with Guatemala in 2011: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia’s Trade with Guatemala

In 2011, Russia’s trade with Guatemala totaled $153,774,464, up 83.32% ($69,889,637) from 2010.

Russia’s exports to Guatemala in 2011 totaled $87,099,138, up 107.31% ($45,084,479) from 2010.

Russia’s imports from Guatemala in 2011 totaled $66,675,326, up 59.24% ($24,805,158) from 2010.

Russia’s trade surplus with Guatemala in 2011 was $20,423,812, a 14,035.01% increase ($20,279,321) over 2010.

Guatemala was Russia’s 106th largest trading partner in 2011 (up from 113th in 2010), accounting for 0.0187% of Russia’s total trade (up from 0.0134% in 2010).

Guatemala was Russia’s 103rd largest export market in 2011 (up from 107th in 2010), accounting for 0.0169% of Russia’s total exports (up from 0.0106% in 2010).

Guatemala was Russia’s 90th largest supplier in 2011 (up from 92nd in 2010), accounting for 0.0218% of Russia’s total imports (up from 0.0183% in 2010).

Russia’s Exports to Guatemala

The major share of Russian exports to Guatemala in 2011 (and in 2010) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 73.57% of Russia’s total exports to Guatemala (42.12% in 2010);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 26.01% of Russia’s total exports to Guatemala (53.87% in 2010);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 0.00% of Russia’s total exports to Guatemala (3.24% in 2010).

The largest gains in Russia’s exports to Guatemala in 2011 over 2010 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Fertilizers (HS code 31) - an increase of $45,584,552;
  • 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 $1,005,799.

The largest declines in Russia’s exports to Guatemala in 2011 over 2010 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - a decrease of $1,356,070.
Russia’s exports to Guatemala in 2011 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in 2011,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in 2010,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in 2011
over 2010
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 0 0.00 21,879-100.00
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 190,359 0.22 110,98471.52
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 2,197,470 2.52 1,191,67184.40
29 Organic chemicals 25,570 0.03 0
30 Pharmaceutical products 5,162 0.01 0
31 Fertilizers 61,818,221 70.97 16,233,669280.80
39 Plastics and articles thereof 30,409 0.03 269,990-88.74
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 0 0.00 68-100.00
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 1,546 0.00 1,357,616-99.89
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 977 0.00 5,396-81.89
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 803 0.00 2,064-61.09
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 138 0.00 8856.82
65 Headgear and parts thereof 8 0.00 1,745-99.54
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 273 0.00 848-67.81
70 Glass and glassware 1,085 0.00 1,463-25.84
72 Iron and steel 22,652,338 26.01 22,633,3140.08
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 0 0.00 2,701-100.00
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 0 0.00 10,665-100.00
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 0 0.00 818-100.00
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 0 0.00 34-100.00
SS Classified 174,779 0.20 169 6463.03

Russia’s Imports from Guatemala

The major share of Russian imports from Guatemala in 2011 (and in 2010) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 98.69% of Russia’s total imports from Guatemala (98.85% in 2010);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 0.95% of Russia’s total imports from Guatemala (1.07% in 2010).

The largest gains in Russia’s imports from Guatemala in 2011 over 2010 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Sugars and sugar confectionery (HS code 17) - an increase of $15,091,839;
  • Coffee, tea, maté and spices (HS code 09) - an increase of $6,109,495;
  • Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes (HS code 24) - an increase of $2,428,842;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - an increase of $431,834.

The largest declines in Russia’s imports from Guatemala in 2011 over 2010 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • No product groups with a substantial decrease.
Russia’s imports from Guatemala in 2011 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in 2011,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in 2010,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in 2011
over 2010
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 186,650 0.28 140,02633.30
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 13,797 0.02 10,46131.89
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 124,016 0.19 12,392900.77
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 10,480,500 15.72 4,371,005139.77
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 715,945 1.07 543,29731.78
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 47,186,302 70.77 32,094,46347.02
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 12,688 0.02 0
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 604,711 0.91 172,877249.79
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 6,474,628 9.71 4,045,78660.03
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 188,592 0.28 0
40 Rubber and articles thereof 597 0.00 1,189-49.79
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 35,757 0.05 9,526275.36
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 9,241 0.01 19,517-52.65
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 1,811 0.00 0
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 385,931 0.58 356,4408.27
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 245,405 0.37 91,347168.65
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 1,439 0.00 1,30110.61
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 0 0.00 177-100.00
65 Headgear and parts thereof 0 0.00 364-100.00
69 Ceramic products 851 0.00 0
70 Glass and glassware 445 0.00 0
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 3,839 0.01 0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 407 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 97 0.00 0
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 1,677 0.00 0
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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia