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Russian trade in goods with Hungary 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 Hungary in the first quarter of 2020: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia’s Trade with Hungary

In the 1st quarter of 2020, Russia’s trade with Hungary was $1,176,925,462, down 21.59% ($324,017,016) from the 1st quarter of 2019.

Russia’s exports to Hungary in the 1st quarter of 2020 were $700,135,430, down 30.77% ($311,210,823) from the 1st quarter of 2019.

Russia’s imports from Hungary in the 1st quarter of 2020 were $476,790,032, down 2.62% ($12,806,193) from the 1st quarter of 2019.

Russia’s trade surplus with Hungary in the 1st quarter of 2020 was $223,345,398, a 57.19% decrease ($298,404,630) over the 1st quarter of 2019.

Hungary was Russia’s 24th largest trading partner in the 1st quarter of 2020 (down from 23rd in the 1st quarter of 2019), accounting for 0.8280% of Russia’s total trade (down from 0.9534% in the 1st quarter of 2019).

Hungary was Russia’s 28th largest export market in the 1st quarter of 2020 (down from 24th in the 1st quarter of 2019), accounting for 0.7868% of Russia’s total exports (down from 0.9689% in the 1st quarter of 2019).

Hungary was Russia’s 24th largest supplier in the 1st quarter of 2020 (just as in the 1st quarter of 2019), accounting for 0.8969% of Russia’s total imports (down from 0.9230% in the 1st quarter of 2019).

Russia’s Exports to Hungary

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

  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 88.03% of Russia’s total exports to Hungary (86.64% in the 1st quarter of 2019);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 6.38% of Russia’s total exports to Hungary (7.98% in the 1st quarter of 2019);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 3.07% of Russia’s total exports to Hungary (4.11% in the 1st quarter of 2019);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 1.34% of Russia’s total exports to Hungary (0.44% in the 1st quarter of 2019).

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

  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - an increase of $5,901,342;
  • Ores, slag and ash (HS code 26) - an increase of $4,122,651.

The largest declines in Russia’s exports to Hungary in the 1st quarter of 2020 over the 1st quarter of 2019 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 $264,426,411;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - a decrease of $23,163,562;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $17,151,853;
  • Organic chemicals (HS code 29) - a decrease of $8,067,056;
  • 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 $6,299,084;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $2,968,216.
Russia’s exports to Hungary in the 1st quarter of 2020 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q1 2020,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in Q1 2019,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q1 2020
over Q1 2019
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 126,858 0.02 272,134-53.38
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 21,562 0.00 31,446-31.43
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 14,590 0.00 59,494-75.48
10 Cereals 103,975 0.01 8,1881,169.85
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 51,928 0.01 61,343-15.35
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 13,109 0.00 50,310-73.94
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 877 0.00 0
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 49,770 0.01 140,847-64.66
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 0 0.00 16-100.00
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 28,880 0.00 24,26619.01
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 365,851 0.05 86,527322.82
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 237,198 0.03 127,71785.72
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 822,764 0.12 0
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 392,731 0.06 3,06212,725.96
26 Ores, slag and ash 4,122,651 0.59 0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 611,848,678 87.39 876,275,089-30.18
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 19,408,838 2.77 25,707,922-24.50
29 Organic chemicals 1,903,797 0.27 9,970,853-80.91
30 Pharmaceutical products 1,078,067 0.15 412,824161.14
31 Fertilizers 429,933 0.06 380,23713.07
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 9,699 0.00 36,757-73.61
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 295,500 0.04 409,487-27.84
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 11,111 0.00 8,85225.52
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 0 0.00 39,641-100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 473,683 0.07 23,8421,886.76
39 Plastics and articles thereof 1,528,367 0.22 1,029,18048.50
40 Rubber and articles thereof 19,500,242 2.79 42,663,804-54.29
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 568 0.00 0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 3,405,038 0.49 3,871,016-12.04
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 488,302 0.07 777,076-37.16
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 2,406 0.00 3,500-31.26
52 Cotton 43,612 0.01 70,380-38.03
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 0 0.00 1,840-100.00
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 3,630 0.00 1,90190.95
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 1,023 0.00 0
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 0 0.00 45-100.00
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 12,368 0.00 5,704116.83
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 67,750 0.01 44,94050.76
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 218,035 0.03 4,6974,542.01
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 5,017 0.00 1,347272.46
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 418,937 0.06 345,75421.17
69 Ceramic products 0 0.00 1,138-100.00
70 Glass and glassware 257,887 0.04 243,1156.08
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 584 0.00 0
72 Iron and steel 8,192,937 1.17 2,291,595257.52
73 Articles of iron or steel 1,027,184 0.15 156,298557.20
74 Copper and articles thereof 135 0.00 6,372-97.88
75 Nickel and articles thereof 0 0.00 1,550,202-100.00
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 166,713 0.02 417,182-60.04
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 7,213 0.00 0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 18,368 0.00 1,5461,088.10
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 0 0.00 1,196-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 17,265,891 2.47 34,417,744-49.83
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 3,328,074 0.48 2,565,16229.74
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 159,642 0.02 328,563-51.41
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 27,596 0.00 2,995,812-99.08
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 687,329 0.10 1,209,712-43.18
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 0 0.00 330-100.00
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 1,150,969 0.16 1,435,319-19.81
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 45,070 0.01 4,991803.03
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 186,583 0.03 764,635-75.60
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 28,724 0.00 3,303769.63
SS Classified 77,186 0.01 0

Russia’s Imports from Hungary

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

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 47.12% of Russia’s total imports from Hungary (39.63% in the 1st quarter of 2019);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 22.85% of Russia’s total imports from Hungary (29.50% in the 1st quarter of 2019);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 15.44% of Russia’s total imports from Hungary (14.75% in the 1st quarter of 2019);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 2.14% of Russia’s total imports from Hungary (3.17% in the 1st quarter of 2019);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 1.67% of Russia’s total imports from Hungary (1.85% in the 1st quarter of 2019);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 1.13% of Russia’s total imports from Hungary (1.14% in the 1st quarter of 2019).

The largest gains in Russia’s imports from Hungary in the 1st quarter of 2020 over the 1st quarter of 2019 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 $24,886,096;
  • 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 $10,491,814;
  • Cereals (HS code 10) - an increase of $8,677,633;
  • Organic chemicals (HS code 29) - an increase of $6,934,749;
  • 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 $4,580,063;
  • 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 (HS code 34) - an increase of $3,924,773;
  • Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials (HS code 68) - an increase of $2,979,842;
  • Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included (HS code 04) - an increase of $2,398,039;
  • Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 95) - an increase of $1,707,588.

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

  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - a decrease of $43,713,374;
  • Miscellaneous manufactured articles (HS code 96) - a decrease of $13,531,937;
  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - a decrease of $6,214,385;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $4,481,389;
  • Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed (HS code 23) - a decrease of $2,569,581;
  • Sugars and sugar confectionery (HS code 17) - a decrease of $2,050,623;
  • Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder (HS code 12) - a decrease of $1,778,442;
  • Cocoa and cocoa preparations (HS code 18) - a decrease of $1,521,861.
Russia’s imports from Hungary in the 1st quarter of 2020 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in Q1 2020,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in Q1 2019,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q1 2020
over Q1 2019
01 Live animals 1,088,581 0.23 2,394,203-54.53
02 Meat and edible meat offal 297,269 0.06 133,010123.49
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 5,813,853 1.22 3,415,81470.20
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 245,834 0.05 40560,599.75
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 3,151,370 0.66 3,440,872-8.41
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 1,433,363 0.30 1,218,74217.61
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 2,027 0.00 0
10 Cereals 35,680,113 7.48 27,002,48032.14
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 6,645 0.00 0
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 7,769,937 1.63 9,548,379-18.63
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 12,433 0.00 81,389-84.72
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 1,874,097 0.39 3,924,720-52.25
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 1,907,995 0.40 3,429,856-44.37
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 653,563 0.14 834,300-21.66
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 2,338,010 0.49 2,807,795-16.73
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 4,927,290 1.03 5,554,762-11.30
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 811,444 0.17 284,691185.03
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 5,287,272 1.11 7,856,853-32.70
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 318,699 0.07 264,62920.43
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 0 0.00 4,914-100.00
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 956,775 0.20 762,18325.53
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 818,140 0.17 1,046,168-21.80
29 Organic chemicals 14,797,036 3.10 7,862,28788.20
30 Pharmaceutical products 40,532,955 8.50 84,246,329-51.89
31 Fertilizers 712 0.00 24,590-97.10
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 665,877 0.14 888,651-25.07
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 3,918,967 0.82 3,687,1346.29
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 9,496,330 1.99 5,571,55770.44
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 2,798,502 0.59 2,264,43223.59
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 12,137,156 2.55 13,104,258-7.38
39 Plastics and articles thereof 15,082,094 3.16 15,895,526-5.12
40 Rubber and articles thereof 8,677,849 1.82 9,842,362-11.83
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 34,350 0.01 0
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 376,280 0.08 600,754-37.37
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 475,335 0.10 699,172-32.01
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 4,727,680 0.99 4,625,0662.22
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 181,150 0.04 245,426-26.19
52 Cotton 159 0.00 23,143-99.31
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 12 0.00 0
54 Man-made filaments 116,872 0.02 146,520-20.23
55 Man-made staple fibers 48,226 0.01 0
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 1,272,363 0.27 1,829,662-30.46
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 41,647 0.01 4,494826.72
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 6,011 0.00 0
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 63,747 0.01 23,521171.02
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 220,110 0.05 203,7378.04
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 640,167 0.13 980,596-34.72
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 1,187,388 0.25 1,333,149-10.93
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 207,293 0.04 93,367122.02
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 4,166,182 0.87 4,418,291-5.71
65 Headgear and parts thereof 2,184 0.00 9,928-78.00
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 0 0.00 276-100.00
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 3,100,503 0.65 120,6612,469.60
69 Ceramic products 836,821 0.18 267,976212.27
70 Glass and glassware 1,660,855 0.35 854,64894.33
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 298,996 0.06 105,187184.25
72 Iron and steel 1,130,158 0.24 7,344,543-84.61
73 Articles of iron or steel 5,278,581 1.11 4,498,08517.35
74 Copper and articles thereof 189,472 0.04 66,749183.86
75 Nickel and articles thereof 1,729 0.00 2,011-14.02
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 1,384,649 0.29 1,253,67710.45
78 Lead and articles thereof 13,841 0.00 13,8370.03
79 Zinc and articles thereof 22,129 0.00 26,053-15.06
80 Tin and articles thereof 21,348 0.00 24,188-11.74
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 23,790 0.00 3,663549.47
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 908,584 0.19 851,3916.72
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 1,216,874 0.26 1,456,429-16.45
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 106,788,050 22.40 111,269,439-4.03
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 51,454,394 10.79 40,962,58025.61
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 4,955,164 1.04 5,932,618-16.48
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 55,685,360 11.68 30,799,26480.80
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 0 0.00 47-100.00
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 5,760,817 1.21 5,066,49113.70
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 37,971 0.01 52,843-28.14
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 7,236,927 1.52 2,656,864172.39
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 8,625,314 1.81 6,917,72624.68
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 22,878,286 4.80 36,410,223-37.17
SS Classified 10,075 0.00 8 63916.62
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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia