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Russian trade with Mozambique 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 Mozambique in 2011: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia’s Trade with Mozambique

In 2011, Russia’s trade with Mozambique totaled $82,940,679, up 88.43% ($38,922,923) from 2010.

Russia’s exports to Mozambique in 2011 totaled $33,212,574, up 226.16% ($23,029,659) from 2010.

Russia’s imports from Mozambique in 2011 totaled $49,728,105, up 46.97% ($15,893,264) from 2010.

Russia’s trade deficit with Mozambique in 2011 was $16,515,531, a 30.17% decrease ($7,136,395) over 2010.

Mozambique was Russia’s 120th largest trading partner in 2011 (up from 123rd in 2010), accounting for 0.0101% of Russia’s total trade (up from 0.0070% in 2010).

Mozambique was Russia’s 121st largest export market in 2011 (up from 132nd in 2010), accounting for 0.0064% of Russia’s total exports (up from 0.0026% in 2010).

Mozambique was Russia’s 96th largest supplier in 2011 (up from 98th in 2010), accounting for 0.0163% of Russia’s total imports (up from 0.0148% in 2010).

Russia’s Exports to Mozambique

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

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 84.03% of Russia’s total exports to Mozambique (38.89% in 2010);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 15.61% of Russia’s total exports to Mozambique (60.63% in 2010).

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

  • Cereals (HS code 10) - an increase of $23,883,205.

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

  • Fertilizers (HS code 31) - a decrease of $978,440.
Russia’s exports to Mozambique in 2011 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in 2011,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in 2010,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in 2011
over 2010
10 Cereals 27,843,205 83.83 3,960,000603.11
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 66,276 0.20 0
31 Fertilizers 5,181,133 15.60 6,159,573-15.88
39 Plastics and articles thereof 212 0.00 9,451-97.76
40 Rubber and articles thereof 3,067 0.01 4,442-30.95
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 635 0.00 0
73 Articles of iron or steel 27,087 0.08 0
74 Copper and articles thereof 5,141 0.02 0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 1,786 0.01 0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 66,524 0.20 35,99284.83
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 1,425 0.00 1171,117.95
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 13,340-100.00
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 16,083 0.05 0

Russia’s Imports from Mozambique

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

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 84.24% of Russia’s total imports from Mozambique (99.95% in 2010);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 15.58% of Russia’s total imports from Mozambique (0.00% in 2010).

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

  • Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes (HS code 24) - an increase of $8,285,328;
  • Ores, slag and ash (HS code 26) - an increase of $7,745,257.

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

  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - a decrease of $196,453.
Russia’s imports from Mozambique in 2011 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in 2011,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in 2010,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in 2011
over 2010
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 65,537 0.13 261,990-74.98
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 0 0.00 16,920-100.00
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 41,825,434 84.11 33,540,10624.70
26 Ores, slag and ash 7,745,257 15.58 0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 89,805 0.18 0
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 0 0.00 77-100.00
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 0 0.00 229-100.00
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 1,607 0.00 15,519-89.64
73 Articles of iron or steel 236 0.00 0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 181 0.00 0
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 48 0.00 0
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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia