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Russian trade in goods with Angola in Q1 2020

by Russian Foreign Trade
based on data from the Federal Customs Service of Russia
The Report on Russia’s foreign trade in goods with Angola in the first quarter of 2020: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia’s Trade with Angola

In the 1st quarter of 2020, Russia’s trade with Angola was $9,454,452, down 44.94% ($7,715,660) from the 1st quarter of 2019.

Russia’s exports to Angola in the 1st quarter of 2020 were $9,454,452, down 44.88% ($7,699,434) from the 1st quarter of 2019.

Russia’s imports from Angola in the 1st quarter of 2020 were $0, down 100.00% ($16,226) from the 1st quarter of 2019.

Russia’s trade surplus with Angola in the 1st quarter of 2020 was $9,454,452, a 44.83% decrease ($7,683,208) over the 1st quarter of 2019.

Angola was Russia’s 129th largest trading partner in the 1st quarter of 2020 (down from 124th in the 1st quarter of 2019), accounting for 0.0067% of Russia’s total trade (down from 0.0109% in the 1st quarter of 2019).

Angola was Russia’s 115th largest export market in the 1st quarter of 2020 (down from 108th in the 1st quarter of 2019), accounting for 0.0106% of Russia’s total exports (down from 0.0164% in the 1st quarter of 2019).

There were no Russia’s imports from Angola in the 1st quarter of 2020, while in the 1st quarter of 2019, Angola was Russia’s 166th largest supplier, accounting for 0.0000% of Russia’s total imports.

Russia’s Exports to Angola

The major share of Russian exports to Angola in the 1st quarter of 2020 (and in the 1st quarter of 2019) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) - 45.08% of Russia’s total exports to Angola (0.00% in the 1st quarter of 2019);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 28.34% of Russia’s total exports to Angola (25.18% in the 1st quarter of 2019);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 14.66% of Russia’s total exports to Angola (7.99% in the 1st quarter of 2019);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 5.17% of Russia’s total exports to Angola (1.74% in the 1st quarter of 2019);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 2.45% of Russia’s total exports to Angola (2.72% in the 1st quarter of 2019);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 2.04% of Russia’s total exports to Angola (16.41% in the 1st quarter of 2019);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 1.54% of Russia’s total exports to Angola (45.57% in the 1st quarter of 2019).

The largest gains in Russia’s exports to Angola in the 1st quarter of 2020 over the 1st quarter of 2019 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin (HS code 71) - an increase of $4,262,145;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $1,539,054;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $229,182;
  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - an increase of $166,887;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - an increase of $145,583;
  • Fertilizers (HS code 31) - an increase of $126,259;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - an increase of $87,940;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $85,134;
  • 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 (HS code 94) - an increase of $36,812.

The largest declines in Russia’s exports to Angola in the 1st quarter of 2020 over the 1st quarter of 2019 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans (HS code 49) - a decrease of $7,812,623;
  • 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 $3,278,065;
  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - a decrease of $2,711,404;
  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - a decrease of $234,797;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $131,119;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - a decrease of $95,836;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - a decrease of $95,129;
  • Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use (HS code 59) - a decrease of $32,492.
Russia’s exports to Angola in the 1st quarter of 2020 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q1 2020,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in Q1 2019,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q1 2020
over Q1 2019
02 Meat and edible meat offal 238,122 2.52 71,235234.28
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 9,436 0.10 11,476-17.78
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 240,834 2.55 216,30611.34
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 0 0.00 51-100.00
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 231,928 2.45 466,725-50.31
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 308,817 3.27 316,501-2.43
30 Pharmaceutical products 0 0.00 95,836-100.00
31 Fertilizers 960,439 10.16 834,18015.14
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 33 0.00 217-84.79
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 416 0.00 0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 0 0.00 95,129-100.00
39 Plastics and articles thereof 91,059 0.96 5,9251,436.86
40 Rubber and articles thereof 25,671 0.27 22,47814.21
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 1,278 0.01 0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 0 0.00 4,754-100.00
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 145,583 1.54 0
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 0 0.00 7,812,623-100.00
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 0 0.00 38-100.00
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 0 0.00 32,492-100.00
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 0 0.00 969-100.00
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 2,455 0.03 2,532-3.04
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 12,245 0.13 0
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 652 0.01 1,223-46.69
65 Headgear and parts thereof 342 0.00 3390.88
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 600 0.01 15,873-96.22
69 Ceramic products 11,853 0.13 10,9807.95
70 Glass and glassware 5 0.00 25-80.00
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 4,262,145 45.08 0
72 Iron and steel 0 0.00 2,711,404-100.00
73 Articles of iron or steel 184,495 1.95 96,55591.08
74 Copper and articles thereof 6,129 0.06 0
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 0 0.00 3,932-100.00
78 Lead and articles thereof 109 0.00 0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 2,216 0.02 2,462-9.99
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 129 0.00 587-78.02
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 1,020,553 10.79 791,37128.96
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 111,816 1.18 3,389,881-96.70
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 500 0.01 0
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 0 0.00 131,119-100.00
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 1,546,736 16.36 7,68220,034.55
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 0 0.00 61-100.00
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 37,737 0.40 9253,979.68
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 119 0.00 0

Russia’s Imports from Angola

The major share of Russian imports from Angola in the 1st quarter of 2020 (and in the 1st quarter of 2019) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 0.00% of Russia’s total imports from Angola (99.48% in the 1st quarter of 2019).

The largest gains in Russia’s imports from Angola in the 1st quarter of 2020 over the 1st quarter of 2019 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • No product groups with a substantial increase.

The largest declines in Russia’s imports from Angola in the 1st quarter of 2020 over the 1st quarter of 2019 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Coffee, tea, maté and spices (HS code 09) - a decrease of $16,141;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $85.
Russia’s imports from Angola in the 1st quarter of 2020 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in Q1 2020,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in Q1 2019,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q1 2020
over Q1 2019
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 0 - 16,141-100.00
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 0 - 85-100.00
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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia