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Russian trade with Austria in 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 2019: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia’s Trade with Austria

In 2019, Russia’s trade with Austria totaled $6,149,191,229, up 6.12% ($354,530,493) from 2018.

Russia’s exports to Austria in 2019 totaled $3,517,093,589, up 4.03% ($136,362,250) from 2018.

Russia’s imports from Austria in 2019 totaled $2,632,097,640, up 9.04% ($218,168,243) from 2018.

Russia’s trade surplus with Austria in 2019 was $884,995,949, a 8.46% decrease ($81,805,993) over 2018.

Austria was Russia’s 23rd largest trading partner in 2019 (up from 25th in 2018), accounting for 0.9225% of Russia’s total trade (up from 0.8421% in 2018).

Austria was Russia’s 27th largest export market in 2019 (up from 30th in 2018), accounting for 0.8319% of Russia’s total exports (up from 0.7513% in 2018).

Austria was Russia’s 21st largest supplier in 2019 (up from 23rd in 2018), accounting for 1.0797% of Russia’s total imports (up from 1.0136% in 2018).

Russia’s Exports to Austria

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

  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 95.44% of Russia’s total exports to Austria (93.77% in 2018);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 1.24% of Russia’s total exports to Austria (2.17% in 2018);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 1.24% of Russia’s total exports to Austria (1.30% in 2018);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 0.68% of Russia’s total exports to Austria (1.12% in 2018).

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

  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - an increase of $302,766,580.

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

  • Ores, slag and ash (HS code 26) - a decrease of $116,301,301;
  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - a decrease of $23,896,123;
  • 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 $12,759,561.
Russia’s exports to Austria in 2019 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in 2019,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in 2018,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in 2019
over 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 103,541 0.00 86,22220.09
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 2,881 0.00 0
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 852,545 0.02 895,105-4.75
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 73,573 0.00 153,211-51.98
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 187,420 0.01 67,659177.01
10 Cereals 720,994 0.02 158,995353.47
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 178,629 0.01 486,160-63.26
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 1,932,951 0.05 434,512344.86
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 2,064,420 0.06 2,477,670-16.68
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 431,380 0.01 0
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 544 0.00 0
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 60,404 0.00 114,414-47.21
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 1,490,962 0.04 474,691214.09
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 7,875-100.00
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 343,171 0.01 256,79833.63
26 Ores, slag and ash 134,775,824 3.83 251,077,125-46.32
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 3,221,629,311 91.60 2,918,862,73110.37
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 7,714,442 0.22 20,474,003-62.32
29 Organic chemicals 4,877,999 0.14 4,396,83310.94
30 Pharmaceutical products 5,189 0.00 56,727-90.85
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 27,739 0.00 3,549681.60
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 524,670 0.01 1,169,504-55.14
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 102,833 0.00 113,228-9.18
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 81,248 0.00 35,696127.61
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 3,583 0.00 3,942-9.11
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 83,288 0.00 64,68128.77
39 Plastics and articles thereof 3,637,461 0.10 2,884,66926.10
40 Rubber and articles thereof 6,698,593 0.19 8,596,767-22.08
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 1,159,469 0.03 7,635,854-84.82
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 9,085 0.00 5,18975.08
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 400 0.00 0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 41,605,352 1.18 42,348,668-1.76
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 472,902 0.01 204,051131.76
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 1,248,832 0.04 1,299,223-3.88
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 155,047 0.00 266,398-41.80
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 0 0.00 221-100.00
55 Man-made staple fibers 148 0.00 0
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 201,635 0.01 290,553-30.60
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 1,420 0.00 0
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 2,223 0.00 5,876-62.17
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 2,138 0.00 0
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 21,018 0.00 6,910204.17
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 38,670 0.00 45,595-15.19
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 168,243 0.00 92,91381.08
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 0 0.00 1,593-100.00
65 Headgear and parts thereof 3,577 0.00 526,778.85
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 208 0.00 0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 1,429,732 0.04 1,105,09229.38
69 Ceramic products 722 0.00 0
70 Glass and glassware 2,513,381 0.07 1,782,76840.98
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 8 0.00 6,354-99.87
72 Iron and steel 4,960,877 0.14 28,857,000-82.81
73 Articles of iron or steel 4,923,278 0.14 2,279,490115.98
74 Copper and articles thereof 238,054 0.01 52545,243.62
75 Nickel and articles thereof 0 0.00 1,170-100.00
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 5,739,450 0.16 10,603,053-45.87
78 Lead and articles thereof 26,102 0.00 55,611-53.06
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 25,217,459 0.72 29,797,660-15.37
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 79,850 0.00 29,097174.43
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 2,363,641 0.07 1,591,96548.47
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 14,666,700 0.42 18,791,383-21.95
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 4,508,075 0.13 3,323,79435.63
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 872,822 0.02 439,66198.52
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 2,572,173 0.07 3,756,094-31.52
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 19,113 0.00 7,471155.83
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 1,789,359 0.05 3,349,350-46.58
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 12,011 0.00 32,244-62.75
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 9,471,119 0.27 7,980,61718.68
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 1,218,356 0.03 1,166,4164.45
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 38,455 0.00 16,540132.50
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 69,160 0.00 81,838-15.49
SS Classified 667,618 0.02 14 8624,392.11

Russia’s Imports from Austria

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

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 52.96% of Russia’s total imports from Austria (48.81% in 2018);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 21.66% of Russia’s total imports from Austria (21.04% in 2018);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 9.60% of Russia’s total imports from Austria (13.44% in 2018);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 6.91% of Russia’s total imports from Austria (6.64% in 2018);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 4.09% of Russia’s total imports from Austria (4.57% in 2018);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 0.77% of Russia’s total imports from Austria (1.11% in 2018).

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

  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $132,440,702;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - an increase of $87,191,889;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - an increase of $67,880,917;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - an increase of $11,629,535;
  • 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 $10,871,516;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - an increase of $9,607,246.

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

  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - a decrease of $73,019,679;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $15,065,336.
Russia’s imports from Austria in 2019 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in 2019,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in 2018,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in 2019
over 2018
01 Live animals 3,139,654 0.12 4,082,292-23.09
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 344,270 0.01 367,401-6.30
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 0 0.00 77,771-100.00
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 2,113,049 0.08 786,766168.57
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 93,424 0.00 202,574-53.88
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 355 0.00 25638.67
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 3,103,529 0.12 2,860,5458.49
10 Cereals 3,324,073 0.13 1,800,75984.59
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 1,182,154 0.04 1,266,892-6.69
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 618,358 0.02 496,53124.54
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 150,877 0.01 60,660148.73
14 Vegetable plaiting materials; vegetable products not elsewhere specified or included 0 0.00 26-100.00
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 1,291,649 0.05 1,540,811-16.17
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 11,081 0.00 0
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 2,683,833 0.10 2,887,646-7.06
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 13,331,553 0.51 9,057,62447.19
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 3,617,001 0.14 4,185,952-13.59
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 8,353,245 0.32 8,961,100-6.78
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 73,188,767 2.78 70,855,5573.29
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 32,864,292 1.25 21,234,75754.77
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 32,566,741 1.24 29,496,05210.41
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 2,902,310 0.11 2,824,7392.75
26 Ores, slag and ash 91,450 0.00 18,761387.45
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 6,386,931 0.24 6,144,5443.94
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 1,822,994 0.07 2,319,738-21.41
29 Organic chemicals 7,672,237 0.29 8,457,202-9.28
30 Pharmaceutical products 376,013,498 14.29 308,132,58122.03
31 Fertilizers 35,766 0.00 95,377-62.50
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 15,058,059 0.57 15,062,895-0.03
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 6,249,508 0.24 5,892,5386.06
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 10,241,640 0.39 12,368,656-17.20
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 10,390,962 0.39 9,941,4794.52
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 1 0.00 42,139-100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 39,758,456 1.51 43,638,113-8.89
39 Plastics and articles thereof 81,305,166 3.09 83,546,995-2.68
40 Rubber and articles thereof 21,606,434 0.82 18,508,57816.74
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 140,336 0.01 73,27591.52
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 411,007 0.02 523,620-21.51
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 9,253,349 0.35 9,435,721-1.93
45 Cork and articles of cork 9,636 0.00 1,326626.70
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 36,873 0.00 0
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 86,100,325 3.27 86,429,250-0.38
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 12,144,807 0.46 14,475,834-16.10
50 Silk 76 0.00 0
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 660,072 0.03 1,157,535-42.98
52 Cotton 133,791 0.01 206,226-35.12
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 19,321 0.00 5,013285.42
54 Man-made filaments 121,933 0.00 227,313-46.36
55 Man-made staple fibers 8,858,622 0.34 12,502,794-29.15
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 944,646 0.04 1,043,780-9.50
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 18,555 0.00 41,202-54.97
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 377,283 0.01 605,021-37.64
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 6,381,787 0.24 6,435,116-0.83
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 326,003 0.01 450,397-27.62
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 1,271,394 0.05 1,424,350-10.74
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 125,466 0.00 467,689-73.17
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 502,616 0.02 916,115-45.14
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 370,744 0.01 1,010,540-63.31
65 Headgear and parts thereof 78,692 0.00 194,721-59.59
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 10,000 0.00 2,568289.41
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 743 0.00 1,761-57.81
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 22,275,323 0.85 16,025,65139.00
69 Ceramic products 8,428,082 0.32 9,089,754-7.28
70 Glass and glassware 6,592,254 0.25 7,791,176-15.39
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 3,153,561 0.12 3,528,158-10.62
72 Iron and steel 16,961,821 0.64 89,981,500-81.15
73 Articles of iron or steel 112,842,542 4.29 103,235,2969.31
74 Copper and articles thereof 6,345,009 0.24 10,266,291-38.20
75 Nickel and articles thereof 1,183,061 0.04 515,707129.41
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 6,248,413 0.24 7,120,102-12.24
78 Lead and articles thereof 1,124 0.00 0
79 Zinc and articles thereof 509,305 0.02 186,726172.76
80 Tin and articles thereof 2,143 0.00 1,056102.94
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 1,267,412 0.05 2,716,562-53.35
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 14,662,558 0.56 15,188,181-3.46
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 92,610,063 3.52 95,219,781-2.74
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 832,447,489 31.63 700,006,78718.92
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 226,932,403 8.62 216,060,8875.03
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 3,943,519 0.15 3,595,0729.69
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 259,689,756 9.87 172,497,86750.55
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 12,356 0.00 56,668-78.20
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 70,881,317 2.69 85,946,653-17.53
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 955,634 0.04 1,973,416-51.57
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 435,019 0.02 199,560117.99
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 19,257,453 0.73 22,081,137-12.79
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 14,035,520 0.53 10,849,34029.37
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 4,368,679 0.17 5,225,837-16.40
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 580,525 0.02 8,7516,533.81
SS Classified 15,663,905 0.60 19 714 007-20.54
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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia