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

Russia’s Trade with Papua New Guinea

In the 1st quarter of 2020, Russia’s trade with Papua New Guinea was $1,029,494, down 41.01% ($715,609) from the 1st quarter of 2019.

Russia’s exports to Papua New Guinea in the 1st quarter of 2020 were $45,605, down 75.88% ($143,447) from the 1st quarter of 2019.

Russia’s imports from Papua New Guinea in the 1st quarter of 2020 were $983,889, down 36.77% ($572,162) from the 1st quarter of 2019.

Russia’s trade deficit with Papua New Guinea in the 1st quarter of 2020 was $938,284, a 31.36% decrease ($428,715) over the 1st quarter of 2019.

Papua New Guinea was Russia’s 162nd largest trading partner in the 1st quarter of 2020 (just as in the 1st quarter of 2019), accounting for 0.0007% of Russia’s total trade (down from 0.0011% in the 1st quarter of 2019).

Papua New Guinea was Russia’s 178th largest export market in the 1st quarter of 2020 (down from 172nd in the 1st quarter of 2019), accounting for 0.0001% of Russia’s total exports (down from 0.0002% in the 1st quarter of 2019).

Papua New Guinea was Russia’s 128th largest supplier in the 1st quarter of 2020 (down from 126th in the 1st quarter of 2019), accounting for 0.0019% of Russia’s total imports (down from 0.0029% in the 1st quarter of 2019).

Russia’s Exports to Papua New Guinea

The major share of Russian exports to Papua New Guinea 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) - 100.00% of Russia’s total exports to Papua New Guinea (7.16% in the 1st quarter of 2019);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 0.00% of Russia’s total exports to Papua New Guinea (80.30% in the 1st quarter of 2019).
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 0.00% of Russia’s total exports to Papua New Guinea (11.22% in the 1st quarter of 2019).

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

  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $41,700.

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

  • Organic chemicals (HS code 29) - a decrease of $147,353;
  • Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 16) - a decrease of $7,524;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $7,000;
  • Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants (HS code 20) - a decrease of $3,611;
  • 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 $2,640;
  • 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) - a decrease of $2,519;
  • Coffee, tea, maté and spices (HS code 09) - a decrease of $2,224;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - a decrease of $1,888;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - a decrease of $1,766;
  • Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations (HS code 33) - a decrease of $1,589;
  • Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares (HS code 19) - a decrease of $1,517;
  • Miscellaneous edible preparations (HS code 21) - a decrease of $1,343;
  • Cocoa and cocoa preparations (HS code 18) - a decrease of $1,038;
  • Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included (HS code 04) - a decrease of $828;
  • Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten (HS code 11) - a decrease of $798;
  • Sugars and sugar confectionery (HS code 17) - a decrease of $416;
  • Ceramic products (HS code 69) - a decrease of $399;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - a decrease of $262.
Russia’s exports to Papua New Guinea in the 1st quarter of 2020 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q1 2020,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in Q1 2019,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q1 2020
over Q1 2019
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 0 0.00 828-100.00
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 0 0.00 34-100.00
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 0 0.00 2,224-100.00
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 0 0.00 798-100.00
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 0 0.00 7,524-100.00
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 0 0.00 416-100.00
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 0 0.00 1,038-100.00
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 0 0.00 1,517-100.00
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 0 0.00 3,611-100.00
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 0 0.00 1,343-100.00
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 0 0.00 1,888-100.00
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 0 0.00 42-100.00
29 Organic chemicals 0 0.00 147,353-100.00
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 0 0.00 1,589-100.00
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 2,519-100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 0 0.00 262-100.00
39 Plastics and articles thereof 0 0.00 86-100.00
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 0 0.00 67-100.00
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 0 0.00 80-100.00
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 0 0.00 123-100.00
69 Ceramic products 0 0.00 399-100.00
73 Articles of iron or steel 0 0.00 1,766-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 0 0.00 7,000-100.00
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 605 1.33 3,245-81.36
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 45,000 98.67 3,3001,263.64

Russia’s Imports from Papua New Guinea

The major share of Russian imports from Papua New Guinea 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) - 99.99% of Russia’s total imports from Papua New Guinea (100.00% in the 1st quarter of 2019).

The largest gains in Russia’s imports from Papua New Guinea 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 Papua New Guinea 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 $570,219.
Russia’s imports from Papua New Guinea in the 1st quarter of 2020 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in Q1 2020,
US dollars ($)
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 983,819 99.99 1,554,038-36.69
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 0 0.00 2,013-100.00
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 70 0.01 0
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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia