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Russian trade in goods with Portugal in Q3 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 Portugal in the third quarter of 2019: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia’s Trade with Portugal

In the 3rd quarter of 2019, Russia’s trade with Portugal was $300,721,156, down 13.46% ($46,787,613) from the 3rd quarter of 2018.

Russia’s exports to Portugal in the 3rd quarter of 2019 were $156,400,240, down 21.92% ($43,901,852) from the 3rd quarter of 2018.

Russia’s imports from Portugal in the 3rd quarter of 2019 were $144,320,916, down 1.96% ($2,885,761) from the 3rd quarter of 2018.

Russia’s trade surplus with Portugal in the 3rd quarter of 2019 was $12,079,324, a 77.25% decrease ($41,016,091) over the 3rd quarter of 2018.

Portugal was Russia’s 63rd largest trading partner in the 3rd quarter of 2019 (down from 57th in the 3rd quarter of 2018), accounting for 0.1813% of Russia’s total trade (down from 0.2020% in the 3rd quarter of 2018).

Portugal was Russia’s 64th largest export market in the 3rd quarter of 2019 (down from 60th in the 3rd quarter of 2018), accounting for 0.1514% of Russia’s total exports (down from 0.1785% in the 3rd quarter of 2018).

Portugal was Russia’s 51st largest supplier in the 3rd quarter of 2019 (down from 49th in the 3rd quarter of 2018), accounting for 0.2307% of Russia’s total imports (down from 0.2459% in the 3rd quarter of 2018).

Russia’s Exports to Portugal

The major share of Russian exports to Portugal in the 3rd quarter of 2019 (and in the 3rd quarter of 2018) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 82.41% of Russia’s total exports to Portugal (78.62% in the 3rd quarter of 2018);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 7.09% of Russia’s total exports to Portugal (3.57% in the 3rd quarter of 2018);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 4.35% of Russia’s total exports to Portugal (3.57% in the 3rd quarter of 2018);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 4.23% of Russia’s total exports to Portugal (12.80% in the 3rd quarter of 2018).

The largest gains in Russia’s exports to Portugal in the 3rd quarter of 2019 over the 3rd quarter of 2018 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • 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 $4,017,405;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - an increase of $1,086,185;
  • Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 95) - an increase of $710,282;
  • Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 03) - an increase of $701,006;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - an increase of $511,806.

The largest declines in Russia’s exports to Portugal in the 3rd quarter of 2019 over the 3rd 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 $28,366,465;
  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - a decrease of $18,953,322;
  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - a decrease of $1,463,486;
  • Organic chemicals (HS code 29) - a decrease of $739,583;
  • Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather (HS code 41) - a decrease of $511,771.
Russia’s exports to Portugal in the 3rd quarter of 2019 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q3 2019,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in Q3 2018,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q3 2019
over Q3 2018
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 1,372,586 0.88 671,580104.38
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 0 0.00 170,496-100.00
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 0 0.00 127-100.00
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 50,515 0.03 0
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 21,815 0.01 115,246-81.07
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 63,870 0.04 74,753-14.56
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 0 0.00 219,054-100.00
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 128,885,546 82.41 157,252,011-18.04
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 5,826,036 3.73 1,808,631222.12
29 Organic chemicals 80,377 0.05 819,960-90.20
31 Fertilizers 468,181 0.30 7,6616,011.23
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 1,631 0.00 0
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 1,739 0.00 0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 126 0.00 278,154-99.95
39 Plastics and articles thereof 12,856 0.01 47,693-73.04
40 Rubber and articles thereof 4,692,597 3.00 4,180,79112.24
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 41,396 0.03 553,167-92.52
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 0 0.00 99-100.00
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 4,737,777 3.03 6,201,263-23.60
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 23,051 0.01 0
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 2,036,826 1.30 950,641114.26
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 974 0.00 1,252-22.20
52 Cotton 0 0.00 26,900-100.00
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 0 0.00 38,626-100.00
54 Man-made filaments 127,899 0.08 105,85120.83
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 308 0.00 0
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 0 0.00 23,199-100.00
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 420 0.00 37811.11
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 6,613 0.00 3,83272.57
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 0 0.00 157,479-100.00
65 Headgear and parts thereof 110 0.00 28292.86
69 Ceramic products 0 0.00 422-100.00
70 Glass and glassware 131,017 0.08 123,6955.92
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 29-100.00
72 Iron and steel 6,409,306 4.10 25,362,628-74.73
73 Articles of iron or steel 4,908 0.00 548795.62
75 Nickel and articles thereof 16,384 0.01 0
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 170,239 0.11 249,459-31.76
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 12,784 0.01 20,527-37.72
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 257 0.00 0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 158,980 0.10 597,488-73.39
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 69,934 0.04 12,299468.62
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 1,043 0.00 0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 30,400 0.02 21,90838.76
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 0 0.00 840-100.00
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 214,699 0.14 199,2917.73
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 714,270 0.46 3,98817,810.48
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 119 0.00 9821.43
SS Classified 12,651 0.01 0

Russia’s Imports from Portugal

The major share of Russian imports from Portugal in the 3rd quarter of 2019 (and in the 3rd quarter of 2018) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 31.99% of Russia’s total imports from Portugal (36.17% in the 3rd quarter of 2018);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 24.03% of Russia’s total imports from Portugal (17.99% in the 3rd quarter of 2018);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 13.31% of Russia’s total imports from Portugal (14.17% in the 3rd quarter of 2018);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 12.04% of Russia’s total imports from Portugal (12.45% in the 3rd quarter of 2018);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 9.31% of Russia’s total imports from Portugal (8.32% in the 3rd quarter of 2018);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 2.84% of Russia’s total imports from Portugal (2.40% in the 3rd quarter of 2018).

The largest gains in Russia’s imports from Portugal in the 3rd quarter of 2019 over the 3rd quarter of 2018 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $6,858,426;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - an increase of $1,885,737;
  • Organic chemicals (HS code 29) - an increase of $1,585,430;
  • Cork and articles of cork (HS code 45) - an increase of $1,351,359;
  • 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 $1,239,678;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $738,522.

The largest declines in Russia’s imports from Portugal in the 3rd quarter of 2019 over the 3rd quarter of 2018 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles (HS code 64) - a decrease of $6,621,356;
  • Ceramic products (HS code 69) - a decrease of $2,968,756;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - a decrease of $2,926,869;
  • Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included (HS code 05) - a decrease of $2,847,415;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $656,561.
Russia’s imports from Portugal in the 3rd quarter of 2019 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in Q3 2019,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in Q3 2018,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q3 2019
over Q3 2018
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 1,554,220 1.08 1,567,065-0.82
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 3,861,709 2.68 6,709,124-42.44
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 8,261 0.01 1724,702.91
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 1,687,750 1.17 1,324,61427.41
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 130,145 0.09 0
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 380,453 0.26 617,689-38.41
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 0 0.00 66,198-100.00
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 0 0.00 5,310-100.00
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 280,196 0.19 150,77485.84
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 1,357,215 0.94 1,684,127-19.41
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 190,369 0.13 162,26217.32
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 7,928,707 5.49 6,042,97031.21
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 47,876 0.03 435,954-89.02
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 17,805 0.01 10,61667.72
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 25,401 0.02 8529,783.53
29 Organic chemicals 3,855,282 2.67 2,269,85269.85
30 Pharmaceutical products 7,936,060 5.50 10,862,929-26.94
31 Fertilizers 315,511 0.22 124,304153.82
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 410,464 0.28 541,459-24.19
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 143,879 0.10 337,808-57.41
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 257,964 0.18 233,87110.30
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 181,223 0.13 258,893-30.00
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 22,205 0.02 0
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 13,354 0.01 0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 121,645 0.08 36,084237.12
39 Plastics and articles thereof 5,535,527 3.84 5,504,4600.56
40 Rubber and articles thereof 383,668 0.27 686,562-44.12
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 0 0.00 6,132-100.00
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 67,014 0.05 127,937-47.62
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 3,999 0.00 5,197-23.05
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 324,298 0.22 682,331-52.47
45 Cork and articles of cork 11,135,194 7.72 9,783,83513.81
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 53 0.00 0
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 250,486 0.17 0
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 1,726,361 1.20 1,776,827-2.84
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 385 0.00 2,484-84.50
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 28,439 0.02 29,350-3.10
52 Cotton 35,235 0.02 84,877-58.49
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 713 0.00 5,691-87.47
54 Man-made filaments 506,353 0.35 343,28147.50
55 Man-made staple fibers 198,572 0.14 206,842-4.00
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 284,703 0.20 691,271-58.81
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 91,631 0.06 133,708-31.47
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 18,781 0.01 7,049166.43
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 821,405 0.57 1,097,545-25.16
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 82,917 0.06 19,281330.05
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 13,545,092 9.39 13,344,4521.50
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 9,199,271 6.37 8,891,6523.46
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 1,516,203 1.05 1,930,115-21.44
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 19,799,983 13.72 26,421,339-25.06
65 Headgear and parts thereof 35,594 0.02 44,297-19.65
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 99 0.00 0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 1,357,181 0.94 1,370,820-0.99
69 Ceramic products 3,691,008 2.56 6,659,764-44.58
70 Glass and glassware 458,685 0.32 553,506-17.13
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 794 0.00 19,410-95.91
72 Iron and steel 4,573 0.00 1,904140.18
73 Articles of iron or steel 2,972,714 2.06 2,707,2089.81
74 Copper and articles thereof 15,928 0.01 36,743-56.65
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 101,507 0.07 123,308-17.68
79 Zinc and articles thereof 521 0.00 28086.07
80 Tin and articles thereof 0 0.00 975-100.00
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 21,416 0.01 3,893450.12
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 541,745 0.38 437,24923.90
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 433,338 0.30 217,19499.52
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 16,850,184 11.68 9,991,75868.64
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 14,342,960 9.94 13,103,2829.46
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 8,966 0.01 0
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 2,466,359 1.71 3,122,920-21.02
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 160,380 0.11 155,5403.11
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 854,325 0.59 115,803637.74
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 24,444 0.02 16,95144.20
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 3,159,069 2.19 3,023,7994.47
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 35,714 0.02 18,61991.81
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 213,724 0.15 216,405-1.24
SS Classified 285,711 0.20 40 671602.49
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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia