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Russian trade in goods with Yemen in Q1 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 Yemen in the first quarter of 2018: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia’s Trade with Yemen

In the 1st quarter of 2018, Russia’s trade with Yemen was $64,145,044, down 33.51% ($32,324,990) from the 1st quarter of 2017.

Russia’s exports to Yemen in the 1st quarter of 2018 were $64,144,694, down 33.50% ($32,310,969) from the 1st quarter of 2017.

Russia’s imports from Yemen in the 1st quarter of 2018 were $350, down 97.56% ($14,021) from the 1st quarter of 2017.

Russia’s trade surplus with Yemen in the 1st quarter of 2018 was $64,144,344, a 33.49% decrease ($32,296,948) over the 1st quarter of 2017.

Yemen was Russia’s 90th largest trading partner in the 1st quarter of 2018 (down from 80th in the 1st quarter of 2017), accounting for 0.0407% of Russia’s total trade (down from 0.0750% in the 1st quarter of 2017).

Yemen was Russia’s 79th largest export market in the 1st quarter of 2018 (down from 66th in the 1st quarter of 2017), accounting for 0.0623% of Russia’s total exports (down from 0.1157% in the 1st quarter of 2017).

Yemen was Russia’s 193rd largest supplier in the 1st quarter of 2018 (down from 164th in the 1st quarter of 2017), accounting for 0.0000% of Russia’s total imports (just as in the 1st quarter of 2017).

Russia’s Exports to Yemen

The major share of Russian exports to Yemen in the 1st quarter of 2018 (and in the 1st quarter of 2017) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 89.39% of Russia’s total exports to Yemen (92.30% in the 1st quarter of 2017);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 10.00% of Russia’s total exports to Yemen (6.74% in the 1st quarter of 2017).

The largest gains in Russia’s exports to Yemen in the 1st quarter of 2018 over the 1st quarter of 2017 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • No product groups with a substantial increase.

The largest declines in Russia’s exports to Yemen in the 1st quarter of 2018 over the 1st quarter of 2017 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Cereals (HS code 10) - a decrease of $31,403,923;
  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - a decrease of $604,555;
  • Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes (HS code 15) - a decrease of $202,655.
Russia’s exports to Yemen in the 1st quarter of 2018 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q1 2018,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in Q1 2017,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q1 2018
over Q1 2017
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 6,204 0.01 88,238-92.97
10 Cereals 57,335,179 89.38 88,739,102-35.39
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 0 0.00 202,655-100.00
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 234,274 0.37 838,829-72.07
30 Pharmaceutical products 137,942 0.22 79,55073.40
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 0 0.00 4,405-100.00
39 Plastics and articles thereof 0 0.00 3,150-100.00
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 12,423 0.02 0
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 6,399,184 9.98 6,499,734-1.55
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 19,488 0.03 0

Russia’s Imports from Yemen

The major share of Russian imports from Yemen in the 1st quarter of 2018 (and in the 1st quarter of 2017) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 100.00% of Russia’s total imports from Yemen (99.73% in the 1st quarter of 2017).

The largest gains in Russia’s imports from Yemen in the 1st quarter of 2018 over the 1st quarter of 2017 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • No product groups with a substantial increase.

The largest declines in Russia’s imports from Yemen in the 1st quarter of 2018 over the 1st quarter of 2017 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Coffee, tea, maté and spices (HS code 09) - a decrease of $13,982;
  • 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 $39.
Russia’s imports from Yemen in the 1st quarter of 2018 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in Q1 2018,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in Q1 2017,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q1 2018
over Q1 2017
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 350 100.00 14,332-97.56
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 39-100.00
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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia