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

Russia’s Trade with Spain

In the 3rd quarter of 2020, Russia’s trade with Spain was $1,052,704,057, down 26.31% ($375,832,851) from the 3rd quarter of 2019.

Russia’s exports to Spain in the 3rd quarter of 2020 were $304,295,955, down 50.83% ($314,540,844) from the 3rd quarter of 2019.

Russia’s imports from Spain in the 3rd quarter of 2020 were $748,408,102, down 7.57% ($61,292,007) from the 3rd quarter of 2019.

Russia’s trade deficit with Spain in the 3rd quarter of 2020 was $444,112,147, a 132.69% increase ($253,248,837) over the 3rd quarter of 2019.

Spain was Russia’s 26th largest trading partner in the 3rd quarter of 2020 (down from 22nd in the 3rd quarter of 2019), accounting for 0.7708% of Russia’s total trade (down from 0.8612% in the 3rd quarter of 2019).

Spain was Russia’s 42nd largest export market in the 3rd quarter of 2020 (down from 36th in the 3rd quarter of 2019), accounting for 0.3869% of Russia’s total exports (down from 0.5989% in the 3rd quarter of 2019).

Spain was Russia’s 18th largest supplier in the 3rd quarter of 2020 (up from 19th in the 3rd quarter of 2019), accounting for 1.2922% of Russia’s total imports (down from 1.2945% in the 3rd quarter of 2019).

Russia’s Exports to Spain

The major share of Russian exports to Spain 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) - 64.95% of Russia’s total exports to Spain (80.48% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 13.52% of Russia’s total exports to Spain (7.49% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 8.40% of Russia’s total exports to Spain (4.70% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 5.50% of Russia’s total exports to Spain (2.30% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 1.84% of Russia’s total exports to Spain (1.13% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 1.60% of Russia’s total exports to Spain (1.83% in the 3rd quarter of 2019).

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

  • Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers (HS code 07) - an increase of $3,104,453;
  • Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included (HS code 05) - an increase of $1,604,788;
  • Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations (HS code 33) - an increase of $913,334.

The largest declines in Russia’s exports to Spain 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 $300,322,333;
  • Ships, boats and floating structures (HS code 89) - a decrease of $5,605,919;
  • Organic chemicals (HS code 29) - a decrease of $3,155,144;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - a decrease of $2,811,177;
  • Aluminum and articles thereof (HS code 76) - a decrease of $2,507,678;
  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - a decrease of $1,852,087;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - a decrease of $1,836,688;
  • Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder (HS code 12) - a decrease of $1,802,852;
  • 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 $1,291,515;
  • Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 03) - a decrease of $1,064,594.
Russia’s exports to Spain in the 3rd quarter of 2020 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q3 2020,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in Q3 2019,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q3 2020
over Q3 2019
01 Live animals 28,718 0.01 4,476541.60
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 412,909 0.14 1,477,503-72.05
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 1,663,802 0.55 59,0142,719.33
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 6,553,729 2.15 3,449,27690.00
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 9,176 0.00 0
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 0 0.00 359-100.00
10 Cereals 771,309 0.25 0
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 19,648 0.01 61,157-67.87
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 118,074 0.04 1,920,926-93.85
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 15,337 0.01 1,754774.40
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 113,895 0.04 0
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 3,070,743 1.01 2,883,4806.49
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 44,619 0.01 107,619-58.54
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 3,690 0.00 24,505-84.94
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 0 0.00 37,966-100.00
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 37,744 0.01 39,452-4.33
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 142,287 0.05 180,670-21.24
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 3,730,215 1.23 4,001,506-6.78
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 413,191 0.14 494,227-16.40
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 197,237,400 64.82 497,559,733-60.36
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 8,510,458 2.80 8,039,7685.85
29 Organic chemicals 1,123,420 0.37 4,278,564-73.74
30 Pharmaceutical products 50 0.00 1,131-95.58
31 Fertilizers 6,557,511 2.15 6,124,7207.07
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 50,931 0.02 238,073-78.61
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 1,006,960 0.33 93,626975.51
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 72,579 0.02 6,3471,043.52
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 179,178 0.06 1,53911,542.50
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 5,185 0.00 0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 113,552 0.04 156,820-27.59
39 Plastics and articles thereof 1,424,838 0.47 840,69569.48
40 Rubber and articles thereof 6,511,155 2.14 9,322,332-30.16
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 2,339,505 0.77 2,018,46615.91
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 528 0.00 315,831-99.83
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 4,031,086 1.32 3,781,9306.59
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 192,121 0.06 0
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 1,360,429 0.45 3,197,117-57.45
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 1,326 0.00 24,966-94.69
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 29,185 0.01 0
54 Man-made filaments 521,424 0.17 729,862-28.56
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 172,718 0.06 0
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 18 0.00 1,569-98.85
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 326,665 0.11 191,29770.76
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 0 0.00 729,089-100.00
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 414,104 0.14 271,72852.40
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 0 0.00 121,596-100.00
65 Headgear and parts thereof 50 0.00 0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 96,211 0.03 102,842-6.45
69 Ceramic products 40,449 0.01 24,23666.90
70 Glass and glassware 5,993,420 1.97 5,551,7697.96
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 13,907 0.00 12,34212.68
72 Iron and steel 24,217,040 7.96 26,069,127-7.10
73 Articles of iron or steel 230,962 0.08 178,20129.61
74 Copper and articles thereof 2,176 0.00 4,500-51.64
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 16,363,900 5.38 18,871,578-13.29
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 59,472 0.02 941,489-93.68
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 34,006 0.01 4,594640.23
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 241,263 0.08 303,477-20.50
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 3,217,539 1.06 3,096,5863.91
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 989,584 0.33 2,281,099-56.62
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 275,013 0.09 1,22522,350.04
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 162,696 0.05 48,240237.26
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 9,123 0.00 5,615,042-99.84
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 216,250 0.07 278,484-22.35
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 28,082 0.01 3,683662.48
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 1,783 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 1,497,181 0.49 1,932,049-22.51
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 411,204 0.14 28,1681,359.83
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 279,965 0.09 82,451239.55
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 0 0.00 3,789-100.00
SS Classified 583,267 0.19 611 139-4.56

Russia’s Imports from Spain

The major share of Russian imports from Spain 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) - 39.91% of Russia’s total imports from Spain (33.13% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 25.52% of Russia’s total imports from Spain (31.51% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 14.77% of Russia’s total imports from Spain (15.80% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 7.84% of Russia’s total imports from Spain (7.52% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 3.04% of Russia’s total imports from Spain (2.89% in the 3rd quarter of 2019);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 1.34% of Russia’s total imports from Spain (1.42% in the 3rd quarter of 2019).

The largest gains in Russia’s imports from Spain 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 $28,510,964;
  • 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 $6,680,439;
  • Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal (HS code 82) - an increase of $4,192,814.

The largest declines in Russia’s imports from Spain 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 $37,042,308;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - a decrease of $11,229,696;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - a decrease of $9,846,555;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - a decrease of $7,405,431;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $6,020,569;
  • Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants (HS code 20) - a decrease of $4,891,499;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - a decrease of $4,783,402;
  • Ceramic products (HS code 69) - a decrease of $4,270,901;
  • Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics (HS code 32) - a decrease of $3,858,172;
  • Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations (HS code 33) - a decrease of $3,762,999.
Russia’s imports from Spain in the 3rd quarter of 2020 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in Q3 2020,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in Q3 2019,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q3 2020
over Q3 2019
01 Live animals 1,261,713 0.17 1,084,24716.37
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 2,187,537 0.29 3,041,454-28.08
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 39,077 0.01 93,164-58.06
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 1,896,082 0.25 2,188,874-13.38
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 602 0.00 0
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 91,015 0.01 89,1432.10
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 1,194,294 0.16 661,32580.59
10 Cereals 0 0.00 15,050-100.00
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 883,923 0.12 731,88720.77
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 474,595 0.06 455,8004.12
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 1,026,748 0.14 1,183,456-13.24
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 9,133,371 1.22 10,431,645-12.45
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 0 0.00 57,729-100.00
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 1,714,720 0.23 2,518,583-31.92
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 5,081,207 0.68 3,249,15756.39
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 2,527,943 0.34 3,677,295-31.26
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 27,490,947 3.67 32,382,446-15.11
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 5,210,188 0.70 5,227,940-0.34
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 43,053,732 5.75 52,900,287-18.61
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 6,404,716 0.86 6,710,045-4.55
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 890,227 0.12 1,204,979-26.12
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 1,230,093 0.16 1,123,8539.45
26 Ores, slag and ash 158,651 0.02 162,043-2.09
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 3,628,356 0.48 4,608,686-21.27
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 5,009,653 0.67 5,356,681-6.48
29 Organic chemicals 9,684,561 1.29 11,495,821-15.76
30 Pharmaceutical products 40,068,016 5.35 77,110,324-48.04
31 Fertilizers 699,508 0.09 1,073,558-34.84
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 19,502,189 2.61 23,360,361-16.52
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 25,505,994 3.41 29,268,993-12.86
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 5,595,649 0.75 5,061,64810.55
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 1,132,789 0.15 1,339,275-15.42
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 1,012,467 0.14 1,170,891-13.53
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 30,034 0.00 140,950-78.69
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 21,549,196 2.88 19,936,7508.09
39 Plastics and articles thereof 36,000,307 4.81 43,405,738-17.06
40 Rubber and articles thereof 25,221,607 3.37 36,451,303-30.81
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 5,880 0.00 70,487-91.66
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 3,473,372 0.46 3,117,10111.43
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 326,908 0.04 574,499-43.10
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 1,068,828 0.14 1,924,860-44.47
45 Cork and articles of cork 152,299 0.02 54,430179.81
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 14,378 0.00 7,74785.59
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 255,679 0.03 0
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 8,271,781 1.11 9,229,419-10.38
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 230,427 0.03 311,602-26.05
50 Silk 0 0.00 3,998-100.00
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 15,139 0.00 20,441-25.94
52 Cotton 392,461 0.05 287,86736.33
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 5,821 0.00 2,899100.79
54 Man-made filaments 1,102,472 0.15 2,033,614-45.79
55 Man-made staple fibers 3,571,236 0.48 2,166,21064.86
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 1,297,244 0.17 1,294,1860.24
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 132,521 0.02 64,422105.71
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 63,786 0.01 118,347-46.10
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 977,056 0.13 1,098,827-11.08
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 673,477 0.09 768,361-12.35
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 855,012 0.11 1,110,507-23.01
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 3,331,606 0.45 2,509,64032.75
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 599,975 0.08 1,539,681-61.03
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 9,331,623 1.25 10,294,382-9.35
65 Headgear and parts thereof 385,762 0.05 45,776742.72
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 174 0.00 496-64.92
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 7,668 0.00 15,184-49.50
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 4,333,144 0.58 4,023,0247.71
69 Ceramic products 24,793,399 3.31 29,064,300-14.69
70 Glass and glassware 3,824,829 0.51 4,576,605-16.43
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 1,022,546 0.14 2,063,116-50.44
72 Iron and steel 3,589,176 0.48 5,636,223-36.32
73 Articles of iron or steel 21,483,865 2.87 26,267,267-18.21
74 Copper and articles thereof 4,396,665 0.59 2,627,73267.32
75 Nickel and articles thereof 555,947 0.07 2,326,676-76.11
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 4,527,923 0.61 3,190,32341.93
79 Zinc and articles thereof 17,292 0.00 56,817-69.57
80 Tin and articles thereof 25,972 0.00 9,647169.22
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 8,422 0.00 71,130-88.16
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 20,519,188 2.74 16,326,37425.68
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 3,571,381 0.48 4,366,119-18.20
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 155,133,337 20.73 126,622,37322.52
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 63,516,102 8.49 56,835,66311.75
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 2,769,978 0.37 1,276,735116.96
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 68,920,098 9.21 74,940,667-8.03
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 555 0.00 9,684-94.27
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 8,328,578 1.11 8,542,571-2.51
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 150,286 0.02 90,20866.60
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 165,380 0.02 222,338-25.62
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 8,468,405 1.13 9,100,179-6.94
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 3,944,103 0.53 2,949,46233.72
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 576,565 0.08 618,867-6.84
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 10,096 0.00 102,266-90.13
SS Classified 620,578 0.08 147 379321.08
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Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia