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Russian trade in goods with Algeria in Q3 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 Algeria in the third quarter of 2021: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia’s Trade with Algeria

In the 3rd quarter of 2021, Russia’s trade with Algeria totaled $958,519,022, up 95.03% ($467,038,031) from the 3rd quarter of 2020.

Russia’s exports to Algeria in the 3rd quarter of 2021 totaled $956,826,141, up 95.08% ($466,357,939) from the 3rd quarter of 2020.

Russia’s imports from Algeria in the 3rd quarter of 2021 totaled $1,692,881, up 67.15% ($680,092) from the 3rd quarter of 2020.

Russia’s trade surplus with Algeria in the 3rd quarter of 2021 was $955,133,260, a 95.14% increase ($465,677,847) over the 3rd quarter of 2020.

Algeria was Russia’s 37th largest trading partner in the 3rd quarter of 2021 (up from 45th in the 3rd quarter of 2020), accounting for 0.4598% of Russia’s total trade (up from 0.3599% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

Algeria was Russia’s 32nd largest export market in the 3rd quarter of 2021 (just as in the 3rd quarter of 2020), accounting for 0.7173% of Russia’s total exports (up from 0.6236% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

Algeria was Russia’s 127th largest supplier in the 3rd quarter of 2021 (just as in the 3rd quarter of 2020), accounting for 0.0023% of Russia’s total imports (up from 0.0017% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

Russia’s Exports to Algeria

The major share of Russian exports to Algeria in the 3rd quarter of 2021 (and in the 3rd quarter of 2020) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 53.25% of Russia’s total exports to Algeria (38.32% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 7.13% of Russia’s total exports to Algeria (3.10% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 1.39% of Russia’s total exports to Algeria (0.15% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 0.26% of Russia’s total exports to Algeria (3.53% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

The largest gains in Russia’s exports to Algeria in the 3rd quarter of 2021 over the 3rd quarter of 2020 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • 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 $330,873,720;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $59,792,819;
  • Cereals (HS code 10) - an increase of $26,316,053;
  • Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes (HS code 15) - an increase of $22,882,536;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $12,549,685;
  • Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans (HS code 49) - an increase of $11,175,343;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - an increase of $4,390,923.

The largest declines in Russia’s exports to Algeria in the 3rd quarter of 2021 over the 3rd quarter of 2020 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $81,658,291;
  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - a decrease of $16,729,519.
Russia’s exports to Algeria in the 3rd quarter of 2021 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q3 2021,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in Q3 2020,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q3 2021
over Q3 2020
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 1,951,790 0.20 0
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 63,052 0.01 0
10 Cereals 26,335,326 2.75 19,273136,543.63
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 0 0.00 269,000-100.00
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 117,340 0.01 0
14 Vegetable plaiting materials; vegetable products not elsewhere specified or included 0 0.00 7,830-100.00
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 37,448,005 3.91 14,565,469157.10
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 2,267,397 0.24 353,376541.64
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 0 0.00 6,200-100.00
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 0 0.00 3,501-100.00
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 3,225 0.00 0
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 1,681,451 0.18 1,292,00730.14
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 2,821,002 0.29 1,971,77143.07
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 714,760 0.07 196,116264.46
29 Organic chemicals 133,294 0.01 0
30 Pharmaceutical products 4,390,923 0.46 0
31 Fertilizers 16,983 0.00 1,947,412-99.13
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 313,821 0.03 302,9953.57
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 759 0.00 65316.23
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 12 0.00 12,538-99.90
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 0 0.00 438-100.00
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 25,670 0.00 0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 44,144 0.00 87,397-49.49
39 Plastics and articles thereof 172,524 0.02 50,168243.89
40 Rubber and articles thereof 92,520 0.01 148,872-37.85
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 0 0.00 23-100.00
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 113 0.00 0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 20 0.00 69,253-99.97
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 2,103,330 0.22 642,111227.56
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 11,175,343 1.17 0
50 Silk 0 0.00 1-100.00
52 Cotton 3,552 0.00 1,606121.17
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 0 0.00 1-100.00
54 Man-made filaments 0 0.00 224-100.00
55 Man-made staple fibers 16,993 0.00 0
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 1,189 0.00 299297.66
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 0 0.00 7,786-100.00
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 1,296 0.00 422,985.71
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 212 0.00 104103.85
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 67,963 0.01 2,6792,436.88
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 81 0.00 0
65 Headgear and parts thereof 322,262 0.03 0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 2,371 0.00 20,673-88.53
70 Glass and glassware 82,603 0.01 518,289-84.06
72 Iron and steel 2,493 0.00 16,732,012-99.99
73 Articles of iron or steel 1,778,457 0.19 469,699278.64
74 Copper and articles thereof 1,825 0.00 1,24746.35
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 570,087 0.06 40,5291,306.62
79 Zinc and articles thereof 0 0.00 0
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 1,316 0.00 4,286-69.30
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 166,961 0.02 0
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 2,151 0.00 81,641-97.37
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 15,973,434 1.67 3,423,749366.55
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 354,240,670 37.02 23,366,9501,415.99
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 6,840 0.00 0
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 78,485,837 8.20 160,144,128-50.99
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 6,200 0.00 0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 60,820,133 6.36 1,027,3145,820.31
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 0 0.00 10,025-100.00
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 67,174 0.01 76,606-12.31
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 5,989 0.00 2821,289.29
SS Classified 352,325,248 36.82 262 591 88134.17

Russia’s Imports from Algeria

The major share of Russian imports from Algeria in the 3rd quarter of 2021 (and in the 3rd quarter of 2020) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 52.96% of Russia’s total imports from Algeria (23.81% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 46.50% of Russia’s total imports from Algeria (69.69% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 0.04% of Russia’s total imports from Algeria (3.10% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 0.04% of Russia’s total imports from Algeria (1.57% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

The largest gains in Russia’s imports from Algeria in the 3rd quarter of 2021 over the 3rd quarter of 2020 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • 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 $407,536;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $262,769;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - an increase of $94,454;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - an increase of $5,469.

The largest declines in Russia’s imports from Algeria in the 3rd quarter of 2021 over the 3rd quarter of 2020 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - a decrease of $22,758;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $14,835;
  • Miscellaneous manufactured articles (HS code 96) - a decrease of $10,830;
  • Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof (HS code 56) - a decrease of $9,858;
  • Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal (HS code 82) - a decrease of $8,676;
  • Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants (HS code 20) - a decrease of $8,131;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - a decrease of $6,198;
  • Cotton (HS code 52) - a decrease of $6,048.
Russia’s imports from Algeria in the 3rd quarter of 2021 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in Q3 2021,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in Q3 2020,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q3 2021
over Q3 2020
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 693,404 40.96 598,95015.77
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 61,272 3.62 61,908-1.03
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 32,550 1.92 40,681-19.99
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 0 0.00 4,237-100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 5,469 0.32 0
39 Plastics and articles thereof 1,518 0.09 7,716-80.33
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 100 0.01 0
52 Cotton 0 0.00 6,048-100.00
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 0 0.00 9,858-100.00
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 661 0.04 0
73 Articles of iron or steel 0 0.00 22,758-100.00
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 746 0.04 0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 0 0.00 8,676-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 9,945 0.59 24,780-59.87
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 604,601 35.71 197,065206.80
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 282,051 16.66 19,2821,362.77
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 564 0.03 0
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 0 0.00 10,830-100.00
Russian foreign trade statistics
Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia