Russian foreign trade
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Russian trade in goods with Guatemala in Q2 2021

by Russian Foreign Trade
based on data from the Federal Customs Service of Russia
The Report on Russia’s foreign trade in goods with Guatemala in the second quarter of 2021: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia’s Trade with Guatemala

In the 2nd quarter of 2021, Russia’s trade with Guatemala totaled $29,416,425, up 9.56% ($2,567,299) from the 2nd quarter of 2020.

Russia’s exports to Guatemala in the 2nd quarter of 2021 were $19,695,168, down 10.53% ($2,318,533) from the 2nd quarter of 2020.

Russia’s imports from Guatemala in the 2nd quarter of 2021 totaled $9,721,257, up 101.04% ($4,885,832) from the 2nd quarter of 2020.

Russia’s trade surplus with Guatemala in the 2nd quarter of 2021 was $9,973,911, a 41.94% decrease ($7,204,365) over the 2nd quarter of 2020.

Guatemala was Russia’s 114th largest trading partner in the 2nd quarter of 2021 (down from 109th in the 2nd quarter of 2020), accounting for 0.0155% of Russia’s total trade (down from 0.0220% in the 2nd quarter of 2020).

Guatemala was Russia’s 113th largest export market in the 2nd quarter of 2021 (down from 99th in the 2nd quarter of 2020), accounting for 0.0171% of Russia’s total exports (down from 0.0315% in the 2nd quarter of 2020).

Guatemala was Russia’s 106th largest supplier in the 2nd quarter of 2021 (up from 108th in the 2nd quarter of 2020), accounting for 0.0131% of Russia’s total imports (up from 0.0093% in the 2nd quarter of 2020).

Russia’s Exports to Guatemala

The major share of Russian exports to Guatemala in the 2nd quarter of 2021 (and in the 2nd quarter of 2020) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 51.70% of Russia’s total exports to Guatemala (46.67% in the 2nd quarter of 2020);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 33.78% of Russia’s total exports to Guatemala (47.33% in the 2nd quarter of 2020);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 13.25% of Russia’s total exports to Guatemala (4.75% in the 2nd quarter of 2020);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 0.49% of Russia’s total exports to Guatemala (1.00% in the 2nd quarter of 2020).

The largest gains in Russia’s exports to Guatemala in the 2nd quarter of 2021 over the 2nd quarter of 2020 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - an increase of $3,482,500;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - an increase of $1,542,248;
  • Organic chemicals (HS code 29) - an increase of $270,116;
  • Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes (HS code 28) - an increase of $150,231;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $71,793;
  • Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics (HS code 32) - an increase of $63,500;
  • 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 $60,312.

The largest declines in Russia’s exports to Guatemala in the 2nd quarter of 2021 over the 2nd quarter of 2020 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Fertilizers (HS code 31) - a decrease of $4,022,017;
  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - a decrease of $3,771,029;
  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - a decrease of $123,200;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - a decrease of $110,010.
Russia’s exports to Guatemala in the 2nd quarter of 2021 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q2 2021,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in Q2 2020,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q2 2021
over Q2 2020
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 0 0.00 3-100.00
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 0 0.00 3-100.00
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 9,578 0.05 44,230-78.35
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 0 0.00 11,054-100.00
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 97,118 0.49 220,318-55.92
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 711,928 3.61 561,69726.75
29 Organic chemicals 487,541 2.48 217,425124.23
30 Pharmaceutical products 3,482,500 17.68 0
31 Fertilizers 5,272,708 26.77 9,294,725-43.27
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 63,500 0.32 0
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 70,458 0.36 65,1928.08
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 33,526 0.17 0
39 Plastics and articles thereof 25,135 0.13 135,145-81.40
40 Rubber and articles thereof 35,083 0.18 0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 49,943 0.25 28,15577.39
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 2,558,761 12.99 1,016,513151.72
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 0 0.00 241-100.00
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 2,601 0.01 0
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 2,233 0.01 0
72 Iron and steel 6,647,926 33.75 10,418,955-36.19
73 Articles of iron or steel 5,961 0.03 0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 71,793 0.36 0
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 60,312 0.31 0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 6,563 0.03 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 0 0.00 45-100.00

Russia’s Imports from Guatemala

The major share of Russian imports from Guatemala in the 2nd quarter of 2021 (and in the 2nd quarter of 2020) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 95.94% of Russia’s total imports from Guatemala (99.16% in the 2nd quarter of 2020);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 3.99% of Russia’s total imports from Guatemala (0.69% in the 2nd quarter of 2020).

The largest gains in Russia’s imports from Guatemala in the 2nd quarter of 2021 over the 2nd quarter of 2020 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - an increase of $1,944,686;
  • Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder (HS code 12) - an increase of $1,678,897;
  • Coffee, tea, maté and spices (HS code 09) - an increase of $799,625;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted (HS code 61) - an increase of $341,198;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - an increase of $326,419;
  • Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants (HS code 20) - an increase of $112,085;
  • Cocoa and cocoa preparations (HS code 18) - an increase of $64,925;
  • Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage (HS code 06) - an increase of $44,829.

The largest declines in Russia’s imports from Guatemala in the 2nd quarter of 2021 over the 2nd quarter of 2020 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes (HS code 24) - a decrease of $331,429;
  • Sugars and sugar confectionery (HS code 17) - a decrease of $74,191;
  • Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers (HS code 07) - a decrease of $34,032.
Russia’s imports from Guatemala in the 2nd quarter of 2021 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in Q2 2021,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in Q2 2020,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q2 2021
over Q2 2020
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 50,519 0.52 5,690787.86
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 241,484 2.48 275,516-12.35
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 3,504,894 36.05 1,560,208124.64
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 1,779,114 18.30 979,48981.64
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 2,237,092 23.01 558,195300.77
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 507,062 5.22 581,253-12.76
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 85,093 0.88 20,168321.92
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 123,795 1.27 11,710957.17
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 471,402 4.85 144,983225.14
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 325,931 3.35 657,360-50.42
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 2,963 0.03 0
40 Rubber and articles thereof 3,752 0.04 1,656126.57
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 371,300 3.82 30,1021,133.47
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 16,856 0.17 3,431391.29
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 0 0.00 5,664-100.00
Russian foreign trade statistics
Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia