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

Russia’s Trade with Cyprus

In the 3rd quarter of 2021, Russia’s trade with Cyprus totaled $78,563,420, up 121.74% ($43,132,964) from the 3rd quarter of 2020.

Russia’s exports to Cyprus in the 3rd quarter of 2021 totaled $76,745,098, up 123.43% ($42,395,892) from the 3rd quarter of 2020.

Russia’s imports from Cyprus in the 3rd quarter of 2021 totaled $1,818,322, up 68.17% ($737,072) from the 3rd quarter of 2020.

Russia’s trade surplus with Cyprus in the 3rd quarter of 2021 was $74,926,776, a 125.22% increase ($41,658,820) over the 3rd quarter of 2020.

Cyprus was Russia’s 93rd largest trading partner in the 3rd quarter of 2021 (up from 106th in the 3rd quarter of 2020), accounting for 0.0377% of Russia’s total trade (up from 0.0259% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

Cyprus was Russia’s 82nd largest export market in the 3rd quarter of 2021 (up from 93rd in the 3rd quarter of 2020), accounting for 0.0575% of Russia’s total exports (up from 0.0437% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

Cyprus was Russia’s 126th largest supplier in the 3rd quarter of 2021 (just as in the 3rd quarter of 2020), accounting for 0.0024% of Russia’s total imports (up from 0.0019% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

Russia’s Exports to Cyprus

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

  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 9.77% of Russia’s total exports to Cyprus (62.81% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 9.65% of Russia’s total exports to Cyprus (4.49% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 8.13% of Russia’s total exports to Cyprus (6.68% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 4.19% of Russia’s total exports to Cyprus (10.23% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 3.22% of Russia’s total exports to Cyprus (7.97% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 1.50% of Russia’s total exports to Cyprus (5.40% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

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

  • Cereals (HS code 10) - an increase of $6,656,530;
  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - an increase of $3,006,247;
  • Aluminum and articles thereof (HS code 76) - an increase of $1,214,491;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $918,664;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - an increase of $513,189;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - an increase of $479,924.

The largest declines in Russia’s exports to Cyprus 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) - a decrease of $14,057,217;
  • 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 $1,597,537;
  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - a decrease of $819,242;
  • Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed (HS code 23) - a decrease of $765,000;
  • 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 $709,461;
  • Copper and articles thereof (HS code 74) - a decrease of $384,934;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - a decrease of $245,883.
Russia’s exports to Cyprus in the 3rd quarter of 2021 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q3 2021,
US dollars ($)
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 0 0.00 195-100.00
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 8,974 0.01 0
10 Cereals 7,262,047 9.46 605,5171,099.31
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 0 0.00 25,426-100.00
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 11 0.00 0
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 13,868 0.02 6,418116.08
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 27,875 0.04 2,5211,005.71
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 15,180 0.02 23,438-35.23
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 39,496 0.05 64,483-38.75
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 34,673 0.05 48,860-29.04
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 0 0.00 765,000-100.00
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 4,786 0.01 1,191301.85
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 638 0.00 19,248-96.69
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 7,497,198 9.77 21,554,415-65.22
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 1,705,511 2.22 2,414,972-29.38
29 Organic chemicals 695,967 0.91 633,8639.80
30 Pharmaceutical products 6,269 0.01 3,73867.71
31 Fertilizers 30,848 0.04 23912,807.11
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 3,701 0.00 3,716-0.40
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 55,665 0.07 35,72855.80
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 51,065 0.07 22,443127.53
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 21 0.00 1,444-98.55
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 109,584 0.14 0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 537,681 0.70 57,757830.94
39 Plastics and articles thereof 20,422 0.03 266,305-92.33
40 Rubber and articles thereof 82 0.00 74,352-99.89
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 2,320 0.00 3,114-25.50
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 1,610,046 2.10 2,429,288-33.72
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 730,379 0.95 217,190236.29
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 128,581 0.17 89,92942.98
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 215,796 0.28 302,379-28.63
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 0 0.00 427-100.00
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 0 0.00 44-100.00
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 137 0.00 0
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 1,128 0.00 2,315-51.27
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 8,718 0.01 3,284165.47
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 2,785 0.00 25,762-89.19
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 43,434 0.06 44,615-2.65
69 Ceramic products 3,222 0.00 0
70 Glass and glassware 52,854 0.07 30,00176.17
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 120,376 0.16 16672,415.66
72 Iron and steel 3,006,247 3.92 0
73 Articles of iron or steel 183,350 0.24 95,40092.19
74 Copper and articles thereof 21,155 0.03 406,089-94.79
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 3,006,592 3.92 1,792,10167.77
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 1,344 0.00 0
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 20,082 0.03 6829,432.35
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 1,044,524 1.36 125,860729.91
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 76,804 0.10 1,674,341-95.41
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 2,630 0.00 0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 24,855 0.03 53,567-53.60
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 0 0.00 5,989-100.00
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 103,918 0.14 218,690-52.48
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 9,034 0.01 21,518-58.02
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 94,657 0.12 64,49446.77
SS Classified 48,108,568 62.69 111 30643,121.90

Russia’s Imports from Cyprus

The major share of Russian imports from Cyprus 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) - 50.24% of Russia’s total imports from Cyprus (75.25% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 44.27% of Russia’s total imports from Cyprus (7.80% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 4.15% of Russia’s total imports from Cyprus (8.93% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 0.46% of Russia’s total imports from Cyprus (6.57% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

The largest gains in Russia’s imports from Cyprus 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 $714,027;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - an increase of $242,973;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - an increase of $19,064;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $11,940;
  • Cotton (HS code 52) - an increase of $8,428.

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

  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - a decrease of $145,897;
  • Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags (HS code 63) - a decrease of $70,616;
  • Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations (HS code 33) - a decrease of $17,226;
  • Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage (HS code 06) - a decrease of $13,614.
Russia’s imports from Cyprus in the 3rd quarter of 2021 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in Q3 2021,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in Q3 2020,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q3 2021
over Q3 2020
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 10,346 0.57 23,960-56.82
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 3,406 0.19 7,664-55.56
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 6,609 0.36 2,633151.01
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 0 0.00 2,714-100.00
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 96 0.01 0
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 599 0.03 4,953-87.91
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 54,391 2.99 54,589-0.36
29 Organic chemicals 10 0.00 0
30 Pharmaceutical products 832,365 45.78 589,39241.22
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 45,025 2.48 62,251-27.67
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 2,602-100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 3,546 0.20 0
39 Plastics and articles thereof 13,386 0.74 159,283-91.60
40 Rubber and articles thereof 19,128 1.05 6429,787.50
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 0 0.00 300-100.00
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 1 0.00 7-85.71
52 Cotton 8,428 0.46 0
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 0 0.00 450-100.00
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 0 0.00 70,616-100.00
69 Ceramic products 1,112 0.06 60185.02
73 Articles of iron or steel 673 0.04 690-2.46
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 422 0.02 3,332-87.33
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 87,371 4.81 75,43115.83
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 717,552 39.46 3,52520,256.09
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 0 0.00 5,384-100.00
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 0 0.00 4,506-100.00
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 3,022 0.17 0
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 10,834 0.60 6,30371.89
Russian foreign trade statistics
Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia