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

Russia’s Trade with Portugal

In the 3rd quarter of 2020, Russia’s trade with Portugal was $173,956,816, down 42.15% ($126,764,340) from the 3rd quarter of 2019.

Russia’s exports to Portugal in the 3rd quarter of 2020 were $38,859,770, down 75.15% ($117,540,470) from the 3rd quarter of 2019.

Russia’s imports from Portugal in the 3rd quarter of 2020 were $135,097,046, down 6.39% ($9,223,870) from the 3rd quarter of 2019.

Russia’s trade balance with Portugal went from a surplus of $12,079,324 in the 3rd quarter of 2019, to a deficit of $96,237,276 in the 3rd quarter of 2020.

Portugal was Russia’s 71st largest trading partner in the 3rd quarter of 2020 (down from 63rd in the 3rd quarter of 2019), accounting for 0.1274% of Russia’s total trade (down from 0.1813% in the 3rd quarter of 2019).

Portugal was Russia’s 88th largest export market in the 3rd quarter of 2020 (down from 64th in the 3rd quarter of 2019), accounting for 0.0494% of Russia’s total exports (down from 0.1514% in the 3rd quarter of 2019).

Portugal was Russia’s 53rd largest supplier in the 3rd quarter of 2020 (down from 51st in the 3rd quarter of 2019), accounting for 0.2333% of Russia’s total imports (up from 0.2307% in the 3rd quarter of 2019).

Russia’s Exports to Portugal

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

  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 44.83% of Russia’s total exports to Portugal (4.23% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 19.52% of Russia’s total exports to Portugal (7.09% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 15.37% of Russia’s total exports to Portugal (4.35% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 11.07% of Russia’s total exports to Portugal (0.96% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 7.02% of Russia’s total exports to Portugal (82.41% in the 3rd quarter of 2019).

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

  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - an increase of $10,641,237;
  • Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed (HS code 23) - an increase of $1,841,880;
  • Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 03) - an increase of $1,010,643;
  • Fertilizers (HS code 31) - an increase of $585,021;
  • 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 $197,685;
  • Aluminum and articles thereof (HS code 76) - an increase of $186,334;
  • Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather (HS code 41) - an increase of $141,979.

The largest declines in Russia’s exports to Portugal 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 $126,157,202;
  • 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 $2,606,542;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - a decrease of $1,563,946;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - a decrease of $898,814;
  • Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 95) - a decrease of $708,319;
  • 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 $140,584.
Russia’s exports to Portugal in the 3rd quarter of 2020 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q3 2020,
US dollars ($)
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 2,383,229 6.13 1,372,58673.63
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 6,143 0.02 0
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 0 0.00 50,515-100.00
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 0 0.00 21,815-100.00
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 71,261 0.18 63,87011.57
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 1,841,880 4.74 0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 2,728,344 7.02 128,885,546-97.88
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 3,219,494 8.28 5,826,036-44.74
29 Organic chemicals 136,687 0.35 80,37770.06
31 Fertilizers 1,053,202 2.71 468,181124.96
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 0 0.00 1,631-100.00
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 0 0.00 1,739-100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 0 0.00 126-100.00
39 Plastics and articles thereof 45,851 0.12 12,856256.65
40 Rubber and articles thereof 3,128,651 8.05 4,692,597-33.33
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 183,375 0.47 41,396342.98
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 4,832,327 12.44 4,737,7772.00
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 0 0.00 23,051-100.00
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 1,138,012 2.93 2,036,826-44.13
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 750 0.00 974-23.00
54 Man-made filaments 87,596 0.23 127,899-31.51
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 0 0.00 308-100.00
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 84 0.00 420-80.00
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 0 0.00 6,613-100.00
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 48,281 0.12 0
65 Headgear and parts thereof 84 0.00 110-23.64
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 321 0.00 0
70 Glass and glassware 102,612 0.26 131,017-21.68
72 Iron and steel 17,050,543 43.88 6,409,306166.03
73 Articles of iron or steel 0 0.00 4,908-100.00
75 Nickel and articles thereof 0 0.00 16,384-100.00
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 356,573 0.92 170,239109.45
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 14,875 0.04 12,78416.36
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 0 0.00 257-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 69,177 0.18 158,980-56.49
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 267,619 0.69 69,934282.67
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 0 0.00 1,043-100.00
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 12,641 0.03 30,400-58.42
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 74,115 0.19 214,699-65.48
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 5,951 0.02 714,270-99.17
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 92 0.00 119-22.69
SS Classified 0 0.00 12 651-100.00

Russia’s Imports from Portugal

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

  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 32.23% of Russia’s total imports from Portugal (31.99% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 28.54% of Russia’s total imports from Portugal (24.03% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 15.93% of Russia’s total imports from Portugal (12.04% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 8.03% of Russia’s total imports from Portugal (13.31% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 7.14% of Russia’s total imports from Portugal (9.31% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 3.03% of Russia’s total imports from Portugal (2.84% in the 3rd quarter of 2019).

The largest gains in Russia’s imports from Portugal in the 3rd quarter of 2020 over the 3rd 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 $2,915,176;
  • 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 $2,679,869;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - an increase of $2,608,802;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $1,790,860;
  • Ships, boats and floating structures (HS code 89) - an increase of $1,512,734;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted (HS code 61) - an increase of $1,512,146;
  • Coffee, tea, maté and spices (HS code 09) - an increase of $1,317,800;
  • Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard (HS code 47) - an increase of $1,106,665;
  • Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included (HS code 05) - an increase of $573,348;
  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - an increase of $416,087.

The largest declines in Russia’s imports from Portugal 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 $5,965,232;
  • Cork and articles of cork (HS code 45) - a decrease of $4,361,140;
  • Organic chemicals (HS code 29) - a decrease of $3,786,980;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $3,056,492;
  • Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles (HS code 64) - a decrease of $2,904,539;
  • Ceramic products (HS code 69) - a decrease of $1,614,362;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted (HS code 62) - a decrease of $1,026,001;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - a decrease of $954,327;
  • Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants (HS code 20) - a decrease of $821,801;
  • 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 $575,664.
Russia’s imports from Portugal in the 3rd quarter of 2020 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in Q3 2020,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in Q3 2019,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q3 2020
over Q3 2019
01 Live animals 5,445 0.00 0
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 1,806,647 1.34 1,554,22016.24
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 4,435,057 3.28 3,861,70914.85
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 12,568 0.01 8,26152.14
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 3,005,550 2.22 1,687,75078.08
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 41,150 0.03 130,145-68.38
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 266,048 0.20 380,453-30.07
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 409,498 0.30 280,19646.15
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 535,414 0.40 1,357,215-60.55
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 151,758 0.11 190,369-20.28
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 10,537,509 7.80 7,928,70732.90
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 316,808 0.23 0
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 33,885 0.03 47,876-29.22
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 3,040 0.00 17,805-82.93
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 0 0.00 25,401-100.00
29 Organic chemicals 68,302 0.05 3,855,282-98.23
30 Pharmaceutical products 1,970,828 1.46 7,936,060-75.17
31 Fertilizers 0 0.00 315,511-100.00
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 388,270 0.29 410,464-5.41
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 77,102 0.06 143,879-46.41
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 148,627 0.11 257,964-42.38
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 97,668 0.07 181,223-46.11
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 0 0.00 22,205-100.00
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 0 0.00 13,354-100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 267,495 0.20 121,645119.90
39 Plastics and articles thereof 7,326,387 5.42 5,535,52732.35
40 Rubber and articles thereof 506,051 0.37 383,66831.90
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 14,554 0.01 0
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 86,987 0.06 67,01429.80
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 7,707 0.01 3,99992.72
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 740,385 0.55 324,298128.30
45 Cork and articles of cork 6,774,054 5.01 11,135,194-39.17
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 0 0.00 53-100.00
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 1,357,151 1.00 250,486441.81
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 772,034 0.57 1,726,361-55.28
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 1,427 0.00 385270.65
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 39,402 0.03 28,43938.55
52 Cotton 28,505 0.02 35,235-19.10
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 0 0.00 713-100.00
54 Man-made filaments 342,613 0.25 506,353-32.34
55 Man-made staple fibers 216,653 0.16 198,5729.11
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 269,795 0.20 284,703-5.24
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 109,276 0.08 91,63119.26
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 8,294 0.01 18,781-55.84
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 1,041,406 0.77 821,40526.78
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 28,037 0.02 82,917-66.19
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 15,057,238 11.15 13,545,09211.16
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 8,173,270 6.05 9,199,271-11.15
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 1,238,589 0.92 1,516,203-18.31
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 16,895,444 12.51 19,799,983-14.67
65 Headgear and parts thereof 89,528 0.07 35,594151.53
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 145 0.00 9946.46
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 1,189,500 0.88 1,357,181-12.36
69 Ceramic products 2,076,646 1.54 3,691,008-43.74
70 Glass and glassware 531,484 0.39 458,68515.87
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 8,014 0.01 794909.32
72 Iron and steel 12,131 0.01 4,573165.27
73 Articles of iron or steel 2,746,133 2.03 2,972,714-7.62
74 Copper and articles thereof 39,823 0.03 15,928150.02
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 112,595 0.08 101,50710.92
79 Zinc and articles thereof 796 0.00 52152.78
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 15,742 0.01 21,416-26.49
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 739,152 0.55 541,74536.44
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 423,013 0.31 433,338-2.38
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 13,793,692 10.21 16,850,184-18.14
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 17,022,829 12.60 14,342,96018.68
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 0 0.00 8,966-100.00
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 5,381,535 3.98 2,466,359118.20
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 1,673,114 1.24 160,380943.22
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 683,572 0.51 854,325-19.99
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 11,048 0.01 24,444-54.80
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 2,583,405 1.91 3,159,069-18.22
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 86,239 0.06 35,714141.47
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 158,402 0.12 213,724-25.88
SS Classified 104,580 0.08 285 711-63.40
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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia