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

Russia’s Trade with Croatia

In the 3rd quarter of 2020, Russia’s trade with Croatia was $209,374,233, down 36.05% ($118,030,202) from the 3rd quarter of 2019.

Russia’s exports to Croatia in the 3rd quarter of 2020 were $171,709,661, down 38.91% ($109,376,561) from the 3rd quarter of 2019.

Russia’s imports from Croatia in the 3rd quarter of 2020 were $37,664,572, down 18.68% ($8,653,641) from the 3rd quarter of 2019.

Russia’s trade surplus with Croatia in the 3rd quarter of 2020 was $134,045,089, a 42.90% decrease ($100,722,920) over the 3rd quarter of 2019.

Croatia was Russia’s 66th largest trading partner in the 3rd quarter of 2020 (down from 61st in the 3rd quarter of 2019), accounting for 0.1533% of Russia’s total trade (down from 0.1974% in the 3rd quarter of 2019).

Croatia was Russia’s 56th largest export market in the 3rd quarter of 2020 (down from 52nd in the 3rd quarter of 2019), accounting for 0.2183% of Russia’s total exports (down from 0.2720% in the 3rd quarter of 2019).

Croatia was Russia’s 77th largest supplier in the 3rd quarter of 2020 (down from 75th in the 3rd quarter of 2019), accounting for 0.0650% of Russia’s total imports (down from 0.0741% in the 3rd quarter of 2019).

Russia’s Exports to Croatia

The major share of Russian exports to Croatia 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) - 80.56% of Russia’s total exports to Croatia (89.84% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 15.06% of Russia’s total exports to Croatia (8.40% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 2.21% of Russia’s total exports to Croatia (0.51% in the 3rd quarter of 2019).

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

  • Copper and articles thereof (HS code 74) - an increase of $10,423,428;
  • Fertilizers (HS code 31) - an increase of $2,178,655;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted (HS code 61) - an increase of $712,075.

The largest declines in Russia’s exports to Croatia 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 $114,213,987;
  • Aluminum and articles thereof (HS code 76) - a decrease of $8,201,704.
Russia’s exports to Croatia in the 3rd quarter of 2020 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q3 2020,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in Q3 2019,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q3 2020
over Q3 2019
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 113,348 0.07 0
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 0 0.00 10,857-100.00
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 4,929 0.00 0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 138,327,816 80.56 252,541,803-45.23
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 9,330 0.01 82,897-88.75
29 Organic chemicals 25,901 0.02 87,842-70.51
30 Pharmaceutical products 890 0.00 1,178-24.45
31 Fertilizers 2,722,457 1.59 543,802400.63
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 24,990 0.01 22,17912.67
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 3,937 0.00 2,00396.56
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 4,162-100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 896 0.00 0
39 Plastics and articles thereof 698,728 0.41 455,70453.33
40 Rubber and articles thereof 300,295 0.17 235,70727.40
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 218 0.00 12278.69
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 777 0.00 0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 599,775 0.35 466,03128.70
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 148,777 0.09 447,920-66.78
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 0 0.00 868-100.00
52 Cotton 0 0.00 1,150-100.00
54 Man-made filaments 0 0.00 53,618-100.00
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 712,075 0.41 0
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 106,995 0.06 3,3153,127.60
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 1,919 0.00 9,974-80.76
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 254 0.00 0
65 Headgear and parts thereof 3,606 0.00 0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 438,571 0.26 419,9104.44
70 Glass and glassware 17,773 0.01 489,630-96.37
72 Iron and steel 116,631 0.07 103,03513.20
73 Articles of iron or steel 21,743 0.01 19,48911.57
74 Copper and articles thereof 10,423,428 6.07 0
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 15,290,405 8.90 23,492,109-34.91
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 0 0.00 616-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 711,453 0.41 746,125-4.65
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 402,815 0.23 224,37479.53
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 0 0.00 30,373-100.00
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 0 0.00 12,095-100.00
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 34,688 0.02 96,407-64.02
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 4,528 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 161,800 0.09 167,845-3.60
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 0 0.00 14,192-100.00
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 2,813 0.00 0
SS Classified 275,100 0.16 298 890-7.96

Russia’s Imports from Croatia

The major share of Russian imports from Croatia 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) - 47.30% of Russia’s total imports from Croatia (19.48% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 21.45% of Russia’s total imports from Croatia (50.48% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 13.23% of Russia’s total imports from Croatia (13.29% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 5.85% of Russia’s total imports from Croatia (4.61% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 5.03% of Russia’s total imports from Croatia (5.22% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 0.69% of Russia’s total imports from Croatia (1.14% in the 3rd quarter of 2019).

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

  • Ships, boats and floating structures (HS code 89) - an increase of $8,091,688;
  • 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 $1,429,125;
  • Nickel and articles thereof (HS code 75) - an increase of $171,232;
  • Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes (HS code 15) - an increase of $160,303;
  • Glass and glassware (HS code 70) - an increase of $133,387;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - an increase of $122,469;
  • Cotton (HS code 52) - an increase of $115,505.

The largest declines in Russia’s imports from Croatia 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 $13,954,339;
  • Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations (HS code 33) - a decrease of $899,084;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $849,384;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted (HS code 61) - a decrease of $760,034;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - a decrease of $459,570;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - a decrease of $392,365;
  • 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) - a decrease of $378,182;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted (HS code 62) - a decrease of $338,726;
  • Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement (HS code 25) - a decrease of $266,867;
  • Aluminum and articles thereof (HS code 76) - a decrease of $215,117;
  • Miscellaneous edible preparations (HS code 21) - a decrease of $179,399;
  • Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles (HS code 64) - a decrease of $172,002.
Russia’s imports from Croatia in the 3rd quarter of 2020 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in Q3 2020,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in Q3 2019,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q3 2020
over Q3 2019
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 7,943 0.02 8,416-5.62
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 94,668 0.25 15,961493.12
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 161,838 0.43 1,53510,443.19
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 93 0.00 9,009-98.97
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 28,292 0.08 1,1232,419.32
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 108,668 0.29 147,148-26.15
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 59,691 0.16 26,024129.37
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 1,654,407 4.39 1,833,806-9.78
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 5,258 0.01 0
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 82,978 0.22 94,051-11.77
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 259,029 0.69 525,896-50.75
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 75 0.00 0
30 Pharmaceutical products 4,381,348 11.63 18,335,687-76.10
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 33,238 0.09 47,318-29.76
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 2,769,094 7.35 3,668,178-24.51
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 88,599 0.24 76,19816.27
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 110,835 0.29 115,852-4.33
39 Plastics and articles thereof 646,971 1.72 1,039,336-37.75
40 Rubber and articles thereof 49,486 0.13 99,431-50.23
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 7,848 0.02 9,741-19.43
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 0 0.00 6,281-100.00
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 18,200 0.05 74,119-75.44
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 47 0.00 178-73.60
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 265,115 0.70 274,423-3.39
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 5,430 0.01 10,249-47.02
52 Cotton 192,705 0.51 77,200149.62
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 5,644 0.01 7,357-23.28
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 80 0.00 29175.86
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 2,754,308 7.31 3,514,342-21.63
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 970,773 2.58 1,309,499-25.87
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 6,610 0.02 3,300100.30
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 880,844 2.34 1,052,846-16.34
65 Headgear and parts thereof 169,893 0.45 170,744-0.50
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 1,959 0.01 18,496-89.41
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 27,650 0.07 7183,750.97
69 Ceramic products 143,078 0.38 90,10558.79
70 Glass and glassware 168,309 0.45 34,922381.96
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 0 0.00 46,928-100.00
73 Articles of iron or steel 940,132 2.50 1,399,702-32.83
74 Copper and articles thereof 10,653 0.03 20,897-49.02
75 Nickel and articles thereof 172,956 0.46 1,7249,932.25
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 600,400 1.59 815,517-26.38
79 Zinc and articles thereof 179 0.00 0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 69,800 0.19 44,37657.29
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 101,163 0.27 135,997-25.61
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 6,254,020 16.60 7,103,404-11.96
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 2,938,596 7.80 1,509,47194.68
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 320,497 0.85 198,02861.84
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 8,091,688 21.48 0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 212,222 0.56 212,650-0.20
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 77,831 0.21 456,013-82.93
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 969 0.00 0
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 1,712,462 4.55 1,673,9882.30
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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia