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

Russia’s Trade with Chile

In the 3rd quarter of 2021, Russia’s trade with Chile was $175,052,050, down 10.23% ($19,946,070) from the 3rd quarter of 2020.

Russia’s exports to Chile in the 3rd quarter of 2021 totaled $33,999,723, up 177.60% ($21,752,201) from the 3rd quarter of 2020.

Russia’s imports from Chile in the 3rd quarter of 2021 were $141,052,327, down 22.82% ($41,698,271) from the 3rd quarter of 2020.

Russia’s trade deficit with Chile in the 3rd quarter of 2021 was $107,052,604, a 37.21% decrease ($63,450,472) over the 3rd quarter of 2020.

Chile was Russia’s 77th largest trading partner in the 3rd quarter of 2021 (down from 68th in the 3rd quarter of 2020), accounting for 0.0840% of Russia’s total trade (down from 0.1428% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

Chile was Russia’s 108th largest export market in the 3rd quarter of 2021 (up from 119th in the 3rd quarter of 2020), accounting for 0.0255% of Russia’s total exports (up from 0.0156% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

Chile was Russia’s 56th largest supplier in the 3rd quarter of 2021 (down from 43rd in the 3rd quarter of 2020), accounting for 0.1879% of Russia’s total imports (down from 0.3155% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

Russia’s Exports to Chile

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

  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 37.61% of Russia’s total exports to Chile (56.46% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 25.33% of Russia’s total exports to Chile (7.19% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 25.09% of Russia’s total exports to Chile (17.28% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 7.76% of Russia’s total exports to Chile (4.87% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 2.09% of Russia’s total exports to Chile (11.80% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 1.02% of Russia’s total exports to Chile (1.58% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

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

  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - an increase of $6,413,743;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - an increase of $4,992,435;
  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - an increase of $2,312,252;
  • Fertilizers (HS code 31) - an increase of $1,951,196;
  • Organic chemicals (HS code 29) - an increase of $1,924,351;
  • 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 $1,453,580;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - an increase of $953,107;
  • 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 (HS code 86) - an increase of $783,928;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $476,527;
  • Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard (HS code 47) - an increase of $425,554;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - an increase of $356,885;
  • Glass and glassware (HS code 70) - an increase of $261,268;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - an increase of $179,882;
  • Miscellaneous edible preparations (HS code 21) - an increase of $173,970;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - an increase of $161,051;
  • Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes (HS code 15) - an increase of $130,786.

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

  • Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten (HS code 11) - a decrease of $630,119;
  • Coffee, tea, maté and spices (HS code 09) - a decrease of $487,246;
  • 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 $248,829.
Russia’s exports to Chile in the 3rd quarter of 2021 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q3 2021,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in Q3 2020,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q3 2021
over Q3 2020
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 43,496 0.13 530,742-91.80
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 20,000 0.06 650,119-96.92
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 307,426 0.90 176,64074.04
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 54,500 0.16 0
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 0 0.00 21,103-100.00
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 182,915 0.54 8,9451,944.89
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 93,225 0.27 57,07763.33
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 7,910 0.02 0
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 0 0.00 23-100.00
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 8,529,911 25.09 2,116,168303.08
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 1,468,700 4.32 15,1209,613.62
29 Organic chemicals 2,679,621 7.88 755,270254.79
30 Pharmaceutical products 2,896 0.01 1,372111.08
31 Fertilizers 6,255,991 18.40 4,304,79545.33
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 37,434 0.11 93,407-59.92
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 298,871 0.88 275,9178.32
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 308 0.00 0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 186,361 0.55 25,310636.31
39 Plastics and articles thereof 209,151 0.62 151,48238.07
40 Rubber and articles thereof 1,649,382 4.85 1,292,49727.61
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 0 0.00 2-100.00
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 3,022,221 8.89 709,969325.68
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 425,554 1.25 0
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 5,162,492 15.18 170,0572,935.74
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 238 0.00 81193.83
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 8 0.00 0
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 28 0.00 339-91.74
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 0 0.00 930-100.00
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 414 0.00 0
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 964 0.00 0
65 Headgear and parts thereof 0 0.00 394-100.00
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 89,398 0.26 76,17217.36
69 Ceramic products 0 0.00 152-100.00
70 Glass and glassware 282,288 0.83 21,0201,242.95
73 Articles of iron or steel 180,163 0.53 28164,014.95
74 Copper and articles thereof 488 0.00 0
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 216 0.00 0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 139,059 0.41 180,148-22.81
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 26,248 0.08 12,920103.16
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 570,978 1.68 94,451504.52
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 100,615 0.30 349,444-71.21
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 783,928 2.31 0
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 1,025,808 3.02 72,7011,311.00
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 15,500 0.05 0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 142,299 0.42 79,62478.71
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 814 0.00 7429.70
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 937 0.00 113729.20
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 385 0.00 1,995-80.70
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 582 0.00 0

Russia’s Imports from Chile

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

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 75.57% of Russia’s total imports from Chile (66.54% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 13.54% of Russia’s total imports from Chile (27.81% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 8.73% of Russia’s total imports from Chile (4.33% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

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

  • Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 16) - an increase of $6,961,659;
  • 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 $4,265,320;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - an increase of $1,185,606;
  • Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included (HS code 04) - an increase of $1,043,806.

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

  • Copper and articles thereof (HS code 74) - a decrease of $31,681,513;
  • Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 03) - a decrease of $13,108,550;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - a decrease of $7,588,984;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - a decrease of $1,881,173;
  • Ores, slag and ash (HS code 26) - a decrease of $742,435;
  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - a decrease of $702,142.
Russia’s imports from Chile in the 3rd quarter of 2021 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in Q3 2021,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in Q3 2020,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q3 2021
over Q3 2020
02 Meat and edible meat offal 1,803,225 1.28 2,505,367-28.03
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 43,750,435 31.02 56,858,985-23.05
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 2,931,265 2.08 1,887,45955.30
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 524 0.00 659-20.49
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 0 0.00 204,939-100.00
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 24,378,675 17.28 31,967,659-23.74
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 0 0.00 5,766-100.00
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 1,315,207 0.93 1,060,21224.05
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 420,683 0.30 397,7905.76
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 0 0.00 6,574-100.00
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 19,258,089 13.65 12,296,43056.62
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 12,848 0.01 0
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 33,870 0.02 0
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 2,618,834 1.86 2,781,333-5.84
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 466,156 0.33 132,605251.54
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 9,610,171 6.81 11,491,344-16.37
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 1,140 0.00 4,093-72.15
26 Ores, slag and ash 539,987 0.38 1,282,422-57.89
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 11,985,544 8.50 7,720,22455.25
29 Organic chemicals 229 0.00 5,250-95.64
30 Pharmaceutical products 108,785 0.08 95,54913.85
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 399 0.00 0
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 1,016 0.00 0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 207,492 0.15 0
39 Plastics and articles thereof 2,838 0.00 29,342-90.33
40 Rubber and articles thereof 7,151 0.01 67,605-89.42
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 109,267 0.08 124,498-12.23
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 0 0.00 280,058-100.00
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 1,247,100 0.88 61,4941,928.00
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 0 0.00 10-100.00
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 213,461 0.15 3,6565,738.65
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 0 0.00 5,363-100.00
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 76,297 0.05 0
73 Articles of iron or steel 1,755 0.00 11,834-85.17
74 Copper and articles thereof 19,093,329 13.54 50,774,842-62.40
78 Lead and articles thereof 0 0.00 36,179-100.00
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 0 0.00 102-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 757,457 0.54 648,25916.84
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 7,081 0.01 2,630169.24
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 12,326 0.01 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 91 0.00 6637.88
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 79,600 0.06 0
Russian foreign trade statistics
Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia