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Russian trade in goods with Uruguay 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 Uruguay in the second quarter of 2021: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia’s Trade with Uruguay

In the 2nd quarter of 2021, Russia’s trade with Uruguay totaled $55,976,588, up 34.46% ($14,346,764) from the 2nd quarter of 2020.

Russia’s exports to Uruguay in the 2nd quarter of 2021 totaled $32,405,883, up 74.39% ($13,823,222) from the 2nd quarter of 2020.

Russia’s imports from Uruguay in the 2nd quarter of 2021 totaled $23,570,705, up 2.27% ($523,542) from the 2nd quarter of 2020.

Russia’s trade balance with Uruguay went from a deficit of $4,464,502 in the 2nd quarter of 2020, to a surplus of $8,835,178 in the 2nd quarter of 2021.

Uruguay was Russia’s 103rd largest trading partner in the 2nd quarter of 2021 (down from 100th in the 2nd quarter of 2020), accounting for 0.0296% of Russia’s total trade (down from 0.0341% in the 2nd quarter of 2020).

Uruguay was Russia’s 100th largest export market in the 2nd quarter of 2021 (up from 102nd in the 2nd quarter of 2020), accounting for 0.0282% of Russia’s total exports (up from 0.0266% in the 2nd quarter of 2020).

Uruguay was Russia’s 87th largest supplier in the 2nd quarter of 2021 (down from 83rd in the 2nd quarter of 2020), accounting for 0.0318% of Russia’s total imports (down from 0.0442% in the 2nd quarter of 2020).

Russia’s Exports to Uruguay

The major share of Russian exports to Uruguay 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) - 77.42% of Russia’s total exports to Uruguay (89.07% in the 2nd quarter of 2020);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 20.27% of Russia’s total exports to Uruguay (7.12% in the 2nd quarter of 2020);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 0.86% of Russia’s total exports to Uruguay (2.08% in the 2nd quarter of 2020);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 0.74% of Russia’s total exports to Uruguay (1.12% in the 2nd quarter of 2020).

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

  • Fertilizers (HS code 31) - an increase of $9,614,786;
  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - an increase of $5,672,944;
  • Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric (HS code 51) - an increase of $164,632.

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

  • 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 $1,069,136;
  • Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement (HS code 25) - a decrease of $426,028.
Russia’s exports to Uruguay in the 2nd quarter of 2021 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q2 2021,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in Q2 2020,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q2 2021
over Q2 2020
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 21,828 0.07 0
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 207,163 0.64 300,096-30.97
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 0 0.00 72,030-100.00
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 48,862 0.15 13,614258.91
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 0 0.00 426,028-100.00
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 6,569,090 20.27 896,146633.04
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 623,264 1.92 1,692,400-63.17
30 Pharmaceutical products 6,222 0.02 0
31 Fertilizers 24,371,763 75.21 14,756,97765.15
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 2,563 0.01 3,128-18.06
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 0 0.00 77,263-100.00
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 0.00 567-100.00
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 0 0.00 108-100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 85,530 0.26 10,368724.94
39 Plastics and articles thereof 724 0.00 9,494-92.37
40 Rubber and articles thereof 0 0.00 936-100.00
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 35 0.00 0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 102,834 0.32 22,224362.72
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 135,965 0.42 186,496-27.09
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 17 0.00 0
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 164,632 0.51 0
55 Man-made staple fibers 0 0.00 43-100.00
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 0 0.00 160-100.00
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 14 0.00 0
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 83 0.00 93-10.75
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 493 0.00 0
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 285 0.00 3,209-91.12
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 0 0.00 32-100.00
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 0 0.00 34-100.00
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 1,437 0.00 81476.54
65 Headgear and parts thereof 0 0.00 304-100.00
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 0 0.00 1,577-100.00
69 Ceramic products 0 0.00 1,587-100.00
70 Glass and glassware 17,626 0.05 32,625-45.97
72 Iron and steel 0 0.00 927-100.00
73 Articles of iron or steel 913 0.00 8,651-89.45
74 Copper and articles thereof 0 0.00 826-100.00
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 0 0.00 20,050-100.00
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 353 0.00 1,446-75.59
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 0 0.00 403-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 33,000 0.10 29,22912.90
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 0 0.00 2,027-100.00
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 6,033 0.02 10,183-40.75
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 0.00 110-100.00
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 5,154 0.02 4561,030.26

Russia’s Imports from Uruguay

The major share of Russian imports from Uruguay 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) - 97.87% of Russia’s total imports from Uruguay (97.22% in the 2nd quarter of 2020);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 2.11% of Russia’s total imports from Uruguay (1.66% in the 2nd quarter of 2020);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 0.00% of Russia’s total imports from Uruguay (1.12% in the 2nd quarter of 2020).

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

  • Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included (HS code 04) - an increase of $1,224,499;
  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - an increase of $1,199,153;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - an increase of $301,961;
  • Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes (HS code 35) - an increase of $98,616.

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

  • Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 03) - a decrease of $1,483,043;
  • Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes (HS code 15) - a decrease of $305,594;
  • Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric (HS code 51) - a decrease of $257,577;
  • Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 16) - a decrease of $107,699;
  • Miscellaneous edible preparations (HS code 21) - a decrease of $102,244.
Russia’s imports from Uruguay in the 2nd quarter of 2021 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in Q2 2021,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in Q2 2020,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q2 2021
over Q2 2020
02 Meat and edible meat offal 10,443,926 44.31 9,244,77312.97
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 609,366 2.59 2,092,409-70.88
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 9,858,038 41.82 8,633,53914.18
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 780,966 3.31 812,640-3.90
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 1,105,618 4.69 803,65737.57
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 4,051 0.02 1472,655.78
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 61,029 0.26 366,623-83.35
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 0 0.00 107,699-100.00
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 0 0.00 102,244-100.00
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 206,079 0.87 243,131-15.24
30 Pharmaceutical products 40,156 0.17 27,43646.36
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 2,061 0.01 6,788-69.64
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 23,790 0.10 9,900140.30
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 430,205 1.83 331,58929.74
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 0 0.00 7,006-100.00
40 Rubber and articles thereof 0 0.00 5-100.00
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 62 0.00 0
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 126 0.00 0
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 0 0.00 257,577-100.00
52 Cotton 110 0.00 0
69 Ceramic products 192 0.00 0
73 Articles of iron or steel 2 0.00 0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 103 0.00 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 4,825 0.02 0
Russian foreign trade statistics
Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia