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Russian trade in goods with Yemen in Q2 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 Yemen in the second quarter of 2020: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia’s Trade with Yemen

In the 2nd quarter of 2020, Russia’s trade with Yemen was $43,800,999, down 49.54% ($43,006,468) from the 2nd quarter of 2019.

Russia’s exports to Yemen in the 2nd quarter of 2020 were $43,800,997, down 49.54% ($42,994,158) from the 2nd quarter of 2019.

Russia’s imports from Yemen in the 2nd quarter of 2020 were $2, down 99.98% ($12,310) from the 2nd quarter of 2019.

Russia’s trade surplus with Yemen in the 2nd quarter of 2020 was $43,800,995, a 49.53% decrease ($42,981,848) over the 2nd quarter of 2019.

Yemen was Russia’s 98th largest trading partner in the 2nd quarter of 2020 (down from 87th in the 2nd quarter of 2019), accounting for 0.0359% of Russia’s total trade (down from 0.0542% in the 2nd quarter of 2019).

Yemen was Russia’s 82nd largest export market in the 2nd quarter of 2020 (down from 74th in the 2nd quarter of 2019), accounting for 0.0626% of Russia’s total exports (down from 0.0861% in the 2nd quarter of 2019).

Yemen was Russia’s 196th largest supplier in the 2nd quarter of 2020 (down from 171st in the 2nd quarter of 2019), accounting for 0.0000% of Russia’s total imports (just as in the 2nd quarter of 2019).

Russia’s Exports to Yemen

The major share of Russian exports to Yemen in the 2nd quarter of 2020 (and in the 2nd quarter of 2019) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 69.23% of Russia’s total exports to Yemen (61.09% in the 2nd quarter of 2019);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 22.80% of Russia’s total exports to Yemen (38.68% in the 2nd quarter of 2019);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 7.27% of Russia’s total exports to Yemen (0.21% in the 2nd quarter of 2019).

The largest gains in Russia’s exports to Yemen in the 2nd quarter of 2020 over the 2nd 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) - an increase of $3,093,152;
  • Cocoa and cocoa preparations (HS code 18) - an increase of $224,954.

The largest declines in Russia’s exports to Yemen in the 2nd quarter of 2020 over the 2nd 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 $23,589,600;
  • Cereals (HS code 10) - a decrease of $22,922,286.
Russia’s exports to Yemen in the 2nd quarter of 2020 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q2 2020,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in Q2 2019,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q2 2020
over Q2 2019
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 0 0.00 64,957-100.00
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 31,832 0.07 0
10 Cereals 29,956,005 68.39 52,878,291-43.35
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 11,000 0.03 0
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 14,526 0.03 7,44595.11
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 276,609 0.63 51,655435.49
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 35,165 0.08 18,71187.94
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 9,984,583 22.80 33,574,183-70.26
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 111,248 0.25 0
30 Pharmaceutical products 101,248 0.23 6,1821,537.79
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 49,094 0.11 7,615544.70
39 Plastics and articles thereof 29,829 0.07 0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 0 0.00 15,733-100.00
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 91,392 0.21 170,383-46.36
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 3,093,152 7.06 0
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 15,082 0.03 0
69 Ceramic products 33 0.00 0
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 199 0.00 0

Russia’s Imports from Yemen

The major share of Russian imports from Yemen in the 2nd quarter of 2020 (and in the 2nd quarter of 2019) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 100.00% of Russia’s total imports from Yemen (0.17% in the 2nd quarter of 2019);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 0.00% of Russia’s total imports from Yemen (99.83% in the 2nd quarter of 2019).

The largest gains in Russia’s imports from Yemen in the 2nd quarter of 2020 over the 2nd 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 Yemen in the 2nd quarter of 2020 over the 2nd quarter of 2019 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Coffee, tea, maté and spices (HS code 09) - a decrease of $9,991;
  • Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder (HS code 12) - a decrease of $2,300;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - a decrease of $19.
Russia’s imports from Yemen in the 2nd quarter of 2020 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in Q2 2020,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in Q2 2019,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q2 2020
over Q2 2019
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 0 0.00 9,991-100.00
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 0 0.00 2,300-100.00
73 Articles of iron or steel 2 100.00 21-90.48
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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia