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

Russia’s Trade with Djibouti

In 2019, Russia’s trade with Djibouti totaled $25,084,039, up 48.80% ($8,226,494) from 2018.

Russia’s exports to Djibouti in 2019 totaled $25,084,038, up 48.80% ($8,226,493) from 2018.

Russia’s imports from Djibouti in 2019 totaled $1, up ∞% ($1) from 2018.

Russia’s trade surplus with Djibouti in 2019 was $25,084,037, a 48.80% increase ($8,226,492) over 2018.

Djibouti was Russia’s 149th largest trading partner in 2019 (up from 153rd in 2018), accounting for 0.0038% of Russia’s total trade (up from 0.0024% in 2018).

Djibouti was Russia’s 138th largest export market in 2019 (up from 142nd in 2018), accounting for 0.0059% of Russia’s total exports (up from 0.0037% in 2018).

Djibouti was Russia’s 239th largest supplier in 2019 (there were no Russia’s imports from Djibouti in 2018), accounting for 0.0000% of Russia’s total imports.

Russia’s Exports to Djibouti

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

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 97.77% of Russia’s total exports to Djibouti (65.81% in 2018);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 1.01% of Russia’s total exports to Djibouti (4.09% in 2018);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 0.61% of Russia’s total exports to Djibouti (27.60% in 2018);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 0.60% of Russia’s total exports to Djibouti (1.87% in 2018).

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

  • Cereals (HS code 10) - an increase of $13,377,477;
  • Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes (HS code 15) - an increase of $80,074.

The largest declines in Russia’s exports to Djibouti 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) - a decrease of $4,257,144;
  • Organic chemicals (HS code 29) - a decrease of $492,806;
  • Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement (HS code 25) - a decrease of $240,900;
  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - a decrease of $162,335.
Russia’s exports to Djibouti in 2019 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in 2019,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in 2018,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in 2019
over 2018
10 Cereals 24,389,794 97.23 11,012,317121.48
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 80,074 0.32 0
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 55,752 0.22 82,107-32.10
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 0 0.00 240,900-100.00
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 154,200 0.61 4,411,344-96.50
29 Organic chemicals 0 0.00 492,806-100.00
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 0 0.00 3,577-100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 254,340 1.01 190,93033.21
39 Plastics and articles thereof 0 0.00 504-100.00
40 Rubber and articles thereof 0 0.00 1,672-100.00
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 149,878 0.60 312,213-51.99
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 0 0.00 2,811-100.00
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 0 0.00 86-100.00
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 0 0.00 9,370-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 0 0.00 49,130-100.00
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 3,478-100.00
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 0 0.00 43,619-100.00
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 0 0.00 681-100.00

Russia’s Imports from Djibouti

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

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 100.00% of Russia’s total imports from Djibouti (0.00% in 2018).

The largest gains in Russia’s imports from Djibouti 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 $1.

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

  • No product groups with a substantial decrease.
Russia’s imports from Djibouti 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
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 1 100.00 0
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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia