Russian foreign trade
reports and reviews

Russian trade in goods with Austria in Q2 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 Austria in the second quarter of 2019: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia’s Trade with Austria

In the 2nd quarter of 2019, Russia’s trade with Austria was $1,349,204,602, down 3.01% ($41,942,775) from the 2nd quarter of 2018.

Russia’s exports to Austria in the 2nd quarter of 2019 were $644,932,782, down 12.19% ($89,539,342) from the 2nd quarter of 2018.

Russia’s imports from Austria in the 2nd quarter of 2019 totaled $704,271,820, up 7.25% ($47,596,567) from the 2nd quarter of 2018.

Russia’s trade balance with Austria went from a surplus of $77,796,871 in the 2nd quarter of 2018, to a deficit of $59,339,038 in the 2nd quarter of 2019.

Austria was Russia’s 25th largest trading partner in the 2nd quarter of 2019 (up from 27th in the 2nd quarter of 2018), accounting for 0.8428% of Russia’s total trade (up from 0.8140% in the 2nd quarter of 2018).

Austria was Russia’s 34th largest export market in the 2nd quarter of 2019 (down from 33rd in the 2nd quarter of 2018), accounting for 0.6400% of Russia’s total exports (down from 0.6665% in the 2nd quarter of 2018).

Austria was Russia’s 20th largest supplier in the 2nd quarter of 2019 (up from 22nd in the 2nd quarter of 2018), accounting for 1.1872% of Russia’s total imports (up from 1.0817% in the 2nd quarter of 2018).

Russia’s Exports to Austria

The major share of Russian exports to Austria in the 2nd quarter of 2019 (and in the 2nd quarter of 2018) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 93.57% of Russia’s total exports to Austria (91.54% in the 2nd quarter of 2018);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 1.90% of Russia’s total exports to Austria (3.19% in the 2nd quarter of 2018);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 1.90% of Russia’s total exports to Austria (1.77% in the 2nd quarter of 2018);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 1.02% of Russia’s total exports to Austria (1.10% in the 2nd quarter of 2018);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 0.71% of Russia’s total exports to Austria (1.30% in the 2nd quarter of 2018).

The largest gains in Russia’s exports to Austria in the 2nd quarter of 2019 over the 2nd quarter of 2018 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • No product groups with a substantial increase.

The largest declines in Russia’s exports to Austria in the 2nd quarter of 2019 over the 2nd quarter of 2018 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - a decrease of $62,132,879;
  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - a decrease of $7,430,375;
  • Ores, slag and ash (HS code 26) - a decrease of $6,795,992;
  • Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes (HS code 28) - a decrease of $3,838,709;
  • Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather (HS code 41) - a decrease of $3,565,310;
  • Aluminum and articles thereof (HS code 76) - a decrease of $2,656,946;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $2,457,510;
  • Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof (HS code 81) - a decrease of $2,060,548.
Russia’s exports to Austria in the 2nd quarter of 2019 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q2 2019,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in Q2 2018,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q2 2019
over Q2 2018
01 Live animals 112 0.00 0
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 0 0.00 105,242-100.00
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 103,542 0.02 0
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 0 0.00 76,976-100.00
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 28,345 0.00 14,166100.09
10 Cereals 113,807 0.02 27,324316.51
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 0 0.00 18,764-100.00
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 628,795 0.10 26,9422,233.88
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 760,112 0.12 624,79721.66
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 226,898 0.04 0
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 213 0.00 0
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 24,707 0.00 65,265-62.14
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 343,092 0.05 46,109644.09
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 0 0.00 179-100.00
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 0 0.00 5,250-100.00
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 101,037 0.02 3,3262,937.79
26 Ores, slag and ash 40,890,872 6.34 47,686,864-14.25
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 562,503,941 87.22 624,636,820-9.95
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 493,236 0.08 4,331,945-88.61
29 Organic chemicals 1,219,310 0.19 1,399,121-12.85
30 Pharmaceutical products 5,070 0.00 0
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 1,410 0.00 597136.18
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 123,612 0.02 435,973-71.65
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 35,423 0.01 0
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 0 0.00 25,347-100.00
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 2,260 0.00 1,097106.02
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 15,895 0.00 10,15956.46
39 Plastics and articles thereof 1,148,941 0.18 1,065,8337.80
40 Rubber and articles thereof 1,552,913 0.24 2,312,406-32.84
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 0 0.00 3,565,310-100.00
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 3,977 0.00 475737.26
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 400 0.00 0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 11,651,049 1.81 12,502,124-6.81
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 169,883 0.03 9,2511,736.37
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 373,233 0.06 407,061-8.31
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 31,706 0.00 54,715-42.05
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 54,326 0.01 139,086-60.94
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 1,328 0.00 0
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 2,223 0.00 0
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 14,214 0.00 2,410489.79
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 29,510 0.00 41,790-29.39
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 16,096 0.00 4,556253.29
65 Headgear and parts thereof 106 0.00 0
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 93 0.00 0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 366,912 0.06 378,226-2.99
69 Ceramic products 723 0.00 0
70 Glass and glassware 705,832 0.11 461,86152.82
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 0 0.00 6,251-100.00
72 Iron and steel 2,231,931 0.35 9,662,306-76.90
73 Articles of iron or steel 1,343,031 0.21 565,552137.47
74 Copper and articles thereof 66 0.00 0
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 2,282,268 0.35 4,939,214-53.79
78 Lead and articles thereof 0 0.00 55,611-100.00
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 5,637,240 0.87 7,697,788-26.77
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 28,006 0.00 7,905254.28
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 717,647 0.11 477,87750.17
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 3,772,158 0.58 6,229,668-39.45
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 751,652 0.12 122,049515.86
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 619,696 0.10 23,8732,495.80
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 868,520 0.13 1,184,693-26.69
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 8,335 0.00 0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 584,861 0.09 511,49014.34
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 5,712 0.00 7,688-25.70
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 2,129,491 0.33 2,087,5682.01
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 175,832 0.03 350,089-49.78
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 24,372 0.00 4,971390.28
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 6,810 0.00 35,760-80.96
SS Classified 0 0.00 14 404-100.00

Russia’s Imports from Austria

The major share of Russian imports from Austria in the 2nd quarter of 2019 (and in the 2nd quarter of 2018) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 56.60% of Russia’s total imports from Austria (50.93% in the 2nd quarter of 2018);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 20.97% of Russia’s total imports from Austria (19.98% in the 2nd quarter of 2018);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 7.88% of Russia’s total imports from Austria (13.14% in the 2nd quarter of 2018);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 6.55% of Russia’s total imports from Austria (6.02% in the 2nd quarter of 2018);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 3.49% of Russia’s total imports from Austria (5.03% in the 2nd quarter of 2018);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 0.71% of Russia’s total imports from Austria (1.11% in the 2nd quarter of 2018).

The largest gains in Russia’s imports from Austria in the 2nd quarter of 2019 over the 2nd quarter of 2018 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - an increase of $36,848,332;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $21,449,174;
  • 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 $17,246,171;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - an increase of $15,468,692;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - an increase of $5,556,611;
  • Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials (HS code 68) - an increase of $4,746,444.

The largest declines in Russia’s imports from Austria in the 2nd quarter of 2019 over the 2nd quarter of 2018 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - a decrease of $25,216,356;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $10,825,214;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - a decrease of $5,133,546;
  • Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans (HS code 49) - a decrease of $3,249,227;
  • Miscellaneous articles of base metal (HS code 83) - a decrease of $2,922,304.
Russia’s imports from Austria in the 2nd quarter of 2019 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in Q2 2019,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in Q2 2018,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q2 2019
over Q2 2018
01 Live animals 342,669 0.05 1,339,666-74.42
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 80,423 0.01 78,7182.17
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 0 0.00 25,721-100.00
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 639,930 0.09 0
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 156 0.00 77102.60
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 739,381 0.10 764,803-3.32
10 Cereals 458,481 0.07 685,773-33.14
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 333,549 0.05 424,775-21.48
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 129,075 0.02 136,038-5.12
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 52,367 0.01 11,897340.17
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 358,760 0.05 369,681-2.95
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 725,271 0.10 587,87723.37
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 1,687,417 0.24 1,323,61527.49
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 756,618 0.11 948,972-20.27
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 2,026,690 0.29 2,780,387-27.11
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 18,949,922 2.69 17,288,2279.61
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 10,624,265 1.51 5,067,654109.65
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 8,225,974 1.17 7,691,9146.94
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 565,765 0.08 802,609-29.51
26 Ores, slag and ash 91,450 0.01 0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 1,148,729 0.16 1,325,943-13.37
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 414,575 0.06 556,441-25.50
29 Organic chemicals 968,834 0.14 1,648,842-41.24
30 Pharmaceutical products 98,238,161 13.95 82,769,46918.69
31 Fertilizers 11,856 0.00 10,9278.50
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 5,229,871 0.74 3,684,44541.94
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 1,435,263 0.20 1,821,805-21.22
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 2,634,138 0.37 2,912,339-9.55
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 2,412,054 0.34 2,798,740-13.82
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 10,152,058 1.44 9,753,0574.09
39 Plastics and articles thereof 20,127,060 2.86 20,706,841-2.80
40 Rubber and articles thereof 6,049,744 0.86 4,553,08132.87
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 47,680 0.01 18,285160.76
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 58,993 0.01 245,280-75.95
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 2,137,065 0.30 2,259,377-5.41
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 20,262,219 2.88 25,395,765-20.21
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 2,155,901 0.31 5,405,128-60.11
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 171,298 0.02 195,266-12.27
52 Cotton 38,498 0.01 45,674-15.71
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 949 0.00 1,760-46.08
54 Man-made filaments 15,202 0.00 36,282-58.10
55 Man-made staple fibers 2,214,769 0.31 3,377,228-34.42
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 150,162 0.02 144,7593.73
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 866 0.00 12,401-93.02
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 87,859 0.01 65,16134.83
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 1,766,120 0.25 1,980,475-10.82
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 51,895 0.01 88,734-41.52
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 231,736 0.03 204,45113.35
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 12,453 0.00 303,037-95.89
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 112,209 0.02 583,949-80.78
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 108,273 0.02 243,858-55.60
65 Headgear and parts thereof 2,477 0.00 10,413-76.21
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 642 0.00 49529.70
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 7,504,001 1.07 2,757,557172.12
69 Ceramic products 2,562,988 0.36 2,053,18524.83
70 Glass and glassware 1,333,922 0.19 1,776,175-24.90
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 606,271 0.09 715,853-15.31
72 Iron and steel 3,555,522 0.50 28,771,878-87.64
73 Articles of iron or steel 21,815,742 3.10 23,434,620-6.91
74 Copper and articles thereof 2,382,803 0.34 2,785,614-14.46
75 Nickel and articles thereof 116,062 0.02 25,177360.98
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 1,472,602 0.21 2,311,344-36.29
79 Zinc and articles thereof 144,677 0.02 21,775564.42
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 108,299 0.02 279,037-61.19
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 3,635,040 0.52 3,463,6784.95
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 22,275,784 3.16 25,198,088-11.60
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 243,315,784 34.55 221,866,6109.67
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 70,990,863 10.08 53,744,69232.09
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 591,407 0.08 1,106,054-46.53
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 67,256,868 9.55 30,408,536121.18
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 1,204 0.00 0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 16,473,550 2.34 27,298,764-39.65
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 332,484 0.05 531,528-37.45
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 74,102 0.01 86,771-14.60
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 4,441,223 0.63 5,123,692-13.32
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 2,246,336 0.32 1,691,20132.82
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 1,004,849 0.14 1,187,158-15.36
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 0 0.00 8,751-100.00
SS Classified 4,791,665 0.68 6 539 403-26.73
Share the publication on:
Russian foreign trade statistics
Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia