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Russian trade in goods with Austria in Q3 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 Austria in the third quarter of 2020: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia’s Trade with Austria

In the 3rd quarter of 2020, Russia’s trade with Austria was $867,675,082, down 22.38% ($250,228,036) from the 3rd quarter of 2019.

Russia’s exports to Austria in the 3rd quarter of 2020 were $254,419,774, down 45.64% ($213,648,142) from the 3rd quarter of 2019.

Russia’s imports from Austria in the 3rd quarter of 2020 were $613,255,308, down 5.63% ($36,579,894) from the 3rd quarter of 2019.

Russia’s trade deficit with Austria in the 3rd quarter of 2020 was $358,835,534, a 97.41% increase ($177,068,248) over the 3rd quarter of 2019.

Austria was Russia’s 28th largest trading partner in the 3rd quarter of 2020 (up from 32nd in the 3rd quarter of 2019), accounting for 0.6353% of Russia’s total trade (down from 0.6740% in the 3rd quarter of 2019).

Austria was Russia’s 47th largest export market in the 3rd quarter of 2020 (down from 39th in the 3rd quarter of 2019), accounting for 0.3235% of Russia’s total exports (down from 0.4530% in the 3rd quarter of 2019).

Austria was Russia’s 21st largest supplier in the 3rd quarter of 2020 (just as in the 3rd quarter of 2019), accounting for 1.0588% of Russia’s total imports (up from 1.0389% in the 3rd quarter of 2019).

Russia’s Exports to Austria

The major share of Russian exports to Austria in the 3rd quarter of 2020 (and in the 3rd quarter of 2019) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 86.09% of Russia’s total exports to Austria (91.58% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 4.71% of Russia’s total exports to Austria (2.36% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 2.50% of Russia’s total exports to Austria (1.01% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 2.29% of Russia’s total exports to Austria (1.12% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 1.90% of Russia’s total exports to Austria (2.41% in the 3rd quarter of 2019).

The largest gains in Russia’s exports to Austria in the 3rd quarter of 2020 over the 3rd quarter of 2019 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $1,066,576;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $961,044;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - an increase of $831,293.

The largest declines in Russia’s exports to Austria in the 3rd quarter of 2020 over the 3rd 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 $193,620,316;
  • Ores, slag and ash (HS code 26) - a decrease of $15,995,930;
  • Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof (HS code 81) - a decrease of $5,619,590;
  • Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather (HS code 41) - a decrease of $1,014,172;
  • 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 $969,541.
Russia’s exports to Austria in the 3rd quarter of 2020 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q3 2020,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in Q3 2019,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q3 2020
over Q3 2019
01 Live animals 949 0.00 0
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 65,426 0.03 0
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 276,207 0.11 395,436-30.15
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 0 0.00 65,302-100.00
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 18,588 0.01 99,334-81.29
10 Cereals 97,072 0.04 580,261-83.27
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 411,216 0.16 380,1108.18
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 209,141 0.08 326,450-35.93
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 620,733 0.24 0
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 0 0.00 331-100.00
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 23,657 0.01 2,169990.69
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 460,985 0.18 326,00441.40
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 91,652 0.04 99,161-7.57
26 Ores, slag and ash 15,398,245 6.05 31,394,175-50.95
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 203,536,892 80.00 397,157,208-48.75
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 1,652,923 0.65 1,101,49750.06
29 Organic chemicals 879,678 0.35 994,051-11.51
30 Pharmaceutical products 10 0.00 92-89.13
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 2,929 0.00 789271.23
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 867,031 0.34 127,092582.21
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 164 0.00 428-61.68
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 0 0.00 40,071-100.00
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 1,181 0.00 0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 33,293 0.01 22,01451.24
39 Plastics and articles thereof 598,982 0.24 938,021-36.14
40 Rubber and articles thereof 2,335,430 0.92 1,504,13755.27
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 0 0.00 1,014,172-100.00
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 1,211 0.00 0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 11,449,057 4.50 10,688,1757.12
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 196,261 0.08 116,98567.77
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 306,945 0.12 207,67647.80
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 42,772 0.02 48,979-12.67
50 Silk 116 0.00 0
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 631 0.00 0
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 3,237 0.00 86,726-96.27
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 348 0.00 4,023-91.35
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 1,627 0.00 312421.47
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 722 0.00 29,988-97.59
65 Headgear and parts thereof 41 0.00 3,471-98.82
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 675,052 0.27 406,00466.27
69 Ceramic products 1,207 0.00 0
70 Glass and glassware 228,603 0.09 719,884-68.24
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 181,878 0.07 0
72 Iron and steel 1,330,183 0.52 1,180,97512.63
73 Articles of iron or steel 1,639,504 0.64 1,866,367-12.16
74 Copper and articles thereof 3,101 0.00 1,548100.32
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 391,885 0.15 950,145-58.76
78 Lead and articles thereof 15,871 0.01 0
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 1,126,546 0.44 6,746,136-83.30
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 1,032 0.00 28,314-96.36
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 328,545 0.13 510,876-35.69
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 3,819,390 1.50 2,752,81438.74
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 77,524 0.03 1,047,065-92.60
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 250 0.00 195,263-99.87
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 760,479 0.30 1,024,280-25.75
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 0 0.00 1,310-100.00
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 1,176,252 0.46 215,208446.57
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 2,133 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 2,167,354 0.85 2,256,752-3.96
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 298,392 0.12 357,453-16.52
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 4 0.00 3,903-99.90
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 13,624 0.01 34,517-60.53
SS Classified 595,613 0.23 14 4624,018.47

Russia’s Imports from Austria

The major share of Russian imports from Austria in the 3rd quarter of 2020 (and in the 3rd quarter of 2019) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 61.68% of Russia’s total imports from Austria (52.11% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 14.15% of Russia’s total imports from Austria (21.52% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 8.68% of Russia’s total imports from Austria (10.44% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 7.31% of Russia’s total imports from Austria (6.86% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 4.24% of Russia’s total imports from Austria (4.22% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 1.00% of Russia’s total imports from Austria (0.78% in the 3rd quarter of 2019).

The largest gains in Russia’s imports from Austria in the 3rd quarter of 2020 over the 3rd quarter of 2019 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • 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 $78,574,941;
  • Miscellaneous articles of base metal (HS code 83) - an increase of $3,809,908;
  • Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans (HS code 49) - an increase of $2,525,212;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - an increase of $2,329,978.

The largest declines in Russia’s imports from Austria in the 3rd quarter of 2020 over the 3rd quarter of 2019 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - a decrease of $52,793,227;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $30,305,759;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - a decrease of $16,842,058;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $4,860,944;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - a decrease of $3,156,779;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - a decrease of $3,154,158;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $3,050,241;
  • Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials (HS code 68) - a decrease of $2,356,050;
  • Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 95) - a decrease of $2,268,083.
Russia’s imports from Austria in the 3rd quarter of 2020 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in Q3 2020,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in Q3 2019,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q3 2020
over Q3 2019
01 Live animals 944,077 0.15 664,59742.05
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 67,883 0.01 79,457-14.57
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 0 0.00 1,934-100.00
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 6,777 0.00 0
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 0 0.00 9-100.00
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 843,989 0.14 776,9888.62
10 Cereals 64,625 0.01 64,783-0.24
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 188,931 0.03 296,333-36.24
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 87,458 0.01 159,830-45.28
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 23,578 0.00 44,135-46.58
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 299,969 0.05 309,598-3.11
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 0 0.00 11,081-100.00
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 670,664 0.11 664,4800.93
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 4,363,774 0.71 3,768,37115.80
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 1,020,005 0.17 997,7942.23
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 2,137,298 0.35 1,877,43913.84
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 17,234,141 2.81 18,994,053-9.27
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 9,010,858 1.47 7,678,42317.35
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 7,873,408 1.28 8,184,653-3.80
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 454,209 0.07 783,326-42.02
26 Ores, slag and ash 58,300 0.01 0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 759,249 0.12 2,383,600-68.15
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 743,188 0.12 391,63189.77
29 Organic chemicals 677,060 0.11 2,194,855-69.15
30 Pharmaceutical products 35,082,475 5.72 87,875,702-60.08
31 Fertilizers 0 0.00 11,780-100.00
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 4,973,833 0.81 4,199,71018.43
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 2,593,544 0.42 1,227,547111.28
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 2,726,284 0.44 2,898,666-5.95
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 2,473,090 0.40 2,591,141-4.56
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 0 0.00 1-100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 10,227,054 1.67 10,362,726-1.31
39 Plastics and articles thereof 18,461,343 3.01 21,615,501-14.59
40 Rubber and articles thereof 8,826,219 1.44 6,496,24135.87
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 113,044 0.02 24,517361.08
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 61,624 0.01 69,418-11.23
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 1,932,927 0.32 2,668,788-27.57
45 Cork and articles of cork 30 0.00 7,447-99.60
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 20,615,655 3.36 23,772,434-13.28
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 3,478,851 0.57 953,639264.80
50 Silk 0 0.00 76-100.00
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 17,590 0.00 191,236-90.80
52 Cotton 9,564 0.00 31,723-69.85
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 2,896 0.00 11,764-75.38
54 Man-made filaments 73,797 0.01 32,731125.47
55 Man-made staple fibers 2,613,789 0.43 1,811,31744.30
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 525,680 0.09 270,43994.38
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 25,234 0.00 1,5301,549.28
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 30,926 0.01 68,583-54.91
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 2,315,372 0.38 1,810,74827.87
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 42,218 0.01 38,21410.48
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 265,409 0.04 444,755-40.32
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 35,646 0.01 45,585-21.80
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 80,758 0.01 191,380-57.80
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 64,625 0.01 103,990-37.85
65 Headgear and parts thereof 30,929 0.01 33,508-7.70
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 3,139 0.00 6,956-54.87
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 351 0.00 0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 1,882,656 0.31 4,238,706-55.58
69 Ceramic products 1,978,629 0.32 1,640,93420.58
70 Glass and glassware 1,295,967 0.21 1,478,633-12.35
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 269,663 0.04 737,223-63.42
72 Iron and steel 3,066,716 0.50 3,740,111-18.00
73 Articles of iron or steel 15,188,674 2.48 32,030,732-52.58
74 Copper and articles thereof 1,196,952 0.20 1,200,371-0.28
75 Nickel and articles thereof 10,850 0.00 224,908-95.18
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 1,457,608 0.24 2,057,540-29.16
79 Zinc and articles thereof 108,403 0.02 84,69328.00
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 652,854 0.11 225,562189.43
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 3,400,315 0.55 3,962,911-14.20
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 28,142,649 4.59 24,332,74115.66
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 168,137,471 27.42 198,443,230-15.27
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 125,788,423 20.51 47,213,482166.42
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 1,026,417 0.17 1,760,198-41.69
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 67,565,008 11.02 72,425,952-6.71
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 10,428 0.00 10,925-4.55
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 15,742,534 2.57 18,792,775-16.23
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 217,819 0.04 64,581237.28
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 115,942 0.02 179,449-35.39
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 4,626,955 0.75 5,448,507-15.08
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 3,550,068 0.58 5,818,151-38.98
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 865,176 0.14 1,023,987-15.51
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 191,515 0.03 0
SS Classified 1,532,279 0.25 2 501 737-38.75
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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia