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

Russia’s Trade with Hungary

In the 3rd quarter of 2021, Russia’s trade with Hungary totaled $1,714,516,919, up 50.53% ($575,517,422) from the 3rd quarter of 2020.

Russia’s exports to Hungary in the 3rd quarter of 2021 totaled $1,171,540,259, up 78.17% ($513,984,637) from the 3rd quarter of 2020.

Russia’s imports from Hungary in the 3rd quarter of 2021 totaled $542,976,660, up 12.78% ($61,532,785) from the 3rd quarter of 2020.

Russia’s trade surplus with Hungary in the 3rd quarter of 2021 was $628,563,599, a 256.91% increase ($452,451,852) over the 3rd quarter of 2020.

Hungary was Russia’s 26th largest trading partner in the 3rd quarter of 2021 (down from 24th in the 3rd quarter of 2020), accounting for 0.8224% of Russia’s total trade (down from 0.8340% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

Hungary was Russia’s 29th largest export market in the 3rd quarter of 2021 (down from 24th in the 3rd quarter of 2020), accounting for 0.8783% of Russia’s total exports (up from 0.8360% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

Hungary was Russia’s 26th largest supplier in the 3rd quarter of 2021 (down from 25th in the 3rd quarter of 2020), accounting for 0.7231% of Russia’s total imports (down from 0.8312% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

Russia’s Exports to Hungary

The major share of Russian exports to Hungary 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) - 90.86% of Russia’s total exports to Hungary (88.76% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 5.34% of Russia’s total exports to Hungary (6.08% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 1.44% of Russia’s total exports to Hungary (3.17% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

The largest gains in Russia’s exports to Hungary 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 $489,194,870;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - an increase of $12,003,915;
  • 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 $8,213,272;
  • 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 $7,949,576;
  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - an increase of $4,261,333;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - an increase of $3,960,493.

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

  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $12,542,856;
  • Ores, slag and ash (HS code 26) - a decrease of $8,612,598;
  • Fertilizers (HS code 31) - a decrease of $5,142,317.
Russia’s exports to Hungary in the 3rd quarter of 2021 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q3 2021,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in Q3 2020,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q3 2021
over Q3 2020
01 Live animals 10,274 0.00 22,571-54.48
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 128,978 0.01 0
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 69,066 0.01 25,227173.78
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 71,539 0.01 39,44381.37
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 22,460 0.00 22,914-1.98
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 255,035 0.02 288,540-11.61
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 1,116 0.00 1,744-36.01
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 0 0.00 35,338-100.00
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 0 0.00 1-100.00
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 17,029 0.00 27,248-37.50
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 112,299 0.01 99,15513.26
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 512,891 0.04 190,479169.26
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 1,504,583 0.13 672,215123.82
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 258,156 0.02 64839,738.89
26 Ores, slag and ash 3,766,061 0.32 12,378,659-69.58
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 1,060,488,950 90.52 571,294,08085.63
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 22,673,567 1.94 14,723,99153.99
29 Organic chemicals 2,961,643 0.25 222,9901,228.15
30 Pharmaceutical products 4,503,437 0.38 542,944729.45
31 Fertilizers 3,025,924 0.26 8,168,241-62.96
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 67,804 0.01 16,865302.04
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 520,477 0.04 295,05776.40
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 13,559 0.00 16,633-18.48
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 42,854 0.00 47,741-10.24
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 49,171 0.00 40,56821.21
39 Plastics and articles thereof 2,402,204 0.21 1,664,05044.36
40 Rubber and articles thereof 26,248,401 2.24 14,244,48684.27
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 5 0.00 813-99.38
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 8,480,772 0.72 4,219,439100.99
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 1,973,596 0.17 0
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 1,197,742 0.10 437,472173.79
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 3,018 0.00 5,936-49.16
52 Cotton 8,321 0.00 0
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 0 0.00 10,200-100.00
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 21,771 0.00 25,628-15.05
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 755 0.00 58129.95
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 987 0.00 0
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 1,746 0.00 415320.72
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 13,195 0.00 10,03631.48
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 69,363 0.01 80,418-13.75
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 201,449 0.02 111,27881.03
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 450 0.00 231,856.52
65 Headgear and parts thereof 0 0.00 14-100.00
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 166 0.00 0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 406,687 0.03 353,37615.09
69 Ceramic products 13,078 0.00 1797,206.15
70 Glass and glassware 659,672 0.06 2,269,422-70.93
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 3,005 0.00 1,93255.54
72 Iron and steel 3,791,039 0.32 1,371,932176.33
73 Articles of iron or steel 2,261,727 0.19 1,225,01484.63
74 Copper and articles thereof 151,045 0.01 111135,976.58
75 Nickel and articles thereof 224,442 0.02 0
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 2,658,638 0.23 343,463674.07
78 Lead and articles thereof 1,214 0.00 0
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 11,661 0.00 18,362-36.49
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 16,066 0.00 17,841-9.95
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 57,162 0.00 2,1822,519.71
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 2,691,020 0.23 15,233,876-82.34
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 2,894,060 0.25 2,343,63923.49
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 10,534,262 0.90 2,320,990353.87
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 472,409 0.04 388,66721.55
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 0 0.00 36,681-100.00
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 242,136 0.02 490,874-50.67
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 7,479 0.00 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 2,522,279 0.22 1,101,006129.09
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 81,117 0.01 29,085178.90
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 14,000 0.00 1,615766.87
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 0 0.00 2,030-100.00
SS Classified 125,247 0.01 19 264550.16

Russia’s Imports from Hungary

The major share of Russian imports from Hungary 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) - 52.23% of Russia’s total imports from Hungary (54.90% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 24.19% of Russia’s total imports from Hungary (21.51% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 7.60% of Russia’s total imports from Hungary (7.45% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 3.74% of Russia’s total imports from Hungary (2.88% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 2.24% of Russia’s total imports from Hungary (2.27% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 1.00% of Russia’s total imports from Hungary (0.98% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

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

  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - an increase of $23,586,569;
  • 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 $22,742,941;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $5,688,117;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $5,219,737;
  • Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed (HS code 23) - an increase of $5,208,972;
  • 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 $5,112,070;
  • Miscellaneous manufactured articles (HS code 96) - an increase of $5,022,785;
  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - an increase of $4,542,542;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - an increase of $3,741,827;
  • Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles (HS code 64) - an increase of $2,189,871.

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

  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $14,455,815;
  • 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 (HS code 34) - a decrease of $6,327,436;
  • 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 (HS code 94) - a decrease of $2,247,461;
  • Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder (HS code 12) - a decrease of $2,227,203.
Russia’s imports from Hungary in the 3rd quarter of 2021 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in Q3 2021,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in Q3 2020,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q3 2021
over Q3 2020
01 Live animals 3,150,192 0.58 4,342,314-27.45
02 Meat and edible meat offal 61,445 0.01 249,081-75.33
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 2,342,891 0.43 1,326,57776.61
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 0 0.00 352,416-100.00
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 1,844,878 0.34 2,200,770-16.17
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 0 0.00 23,179-100.00
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 1,153 0.00 1,386-16.81
10 Cereals 21,061 0.00 0
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 746 0.00 1,170-36.24
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 21,992 0.00 2,249,195-99.02
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 0 0.00 1-100.00
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 423 0.00 0
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 2,324,583 0.43 1,769,85831.34
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 3,066,979 0.56 1,938,53258.21
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 169,199 0.03 559,420-69.75
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 6,078,168 1.12 7,017,163-13.38
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 8,812,069 1.62 7,309,85220.55
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 1,575,117 0.29 911,69172.77
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 10,482,893 1.93 5,273,92198.77
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 1,310,530 0.24 339,674285.82
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 1,080,772 0.20 923,30017.06
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 520,324 0.10 452,74114.93
29 Organic chemicals 10,765,366 1.98 11,620,465-7.36
30 Pharmaceutical products 72,353,003 13.33 48,766,43448.37
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 893,992 0.16 745,94019.85
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 4,683,453 0.86 3,518,94733.09
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 961,397 0.18 7,288,833-86.81
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 1,182,310 0.22 1,486,359-20.46
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 4,496,775 0.83 3,610,07924.56
39 Plastics and articles thereof 23,665,430 4.36 17,977,31331.64
40 Rubber and articles thereof 11,828,802 2.18 8,086,97546.27
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 814,626 0.15 451,15180.57
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 21,153 0.00 2,796656.55
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 2,076,202 0.38 1,392,50849.10
45 Cork and articles of cork 0 0.00 37-100.00
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 3,139,069 0.58 3,029,4783.62
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 233,577 0.04 280,405-16.70
52 Cotton 209 0.00 7,674-97.28
54 Man-made filaments 67,007 0.01 75,071-10.74
55 Man-made staple fibers 0 0.00 3,118-100.00
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 3,174,396 0.58 3,984,925-20.34
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 63,761 0.01 29,379117.03
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 23,540 0.00 16,44643.14
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 49,613 0.01 27,64679.46
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 153,266 0.03 314,105-51.21
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 571,350 0.11 598,293-4.50
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 1,390,063 0.26 1,411,433-1.51
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 348,429 0.06 345,4390.87
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 6,306,497 1.16 4,116,62653.20
65 Headgear and parts thereof 9,781 0.00 12,451-21.44
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 13 0.00 0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 2,281,518 0.42 3,823,151-40.32
69 Ceramic products 856,689 0.16 707,57321.07
70 Glass and glassware 2,065,113 0.38 2,173,929-5.01
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 8,255 0.00 161,874-94.90
72 Iron and steel 5,992,249 1.10 1,449,707313.34
73 Articles of iron or steel 6,421,425 1.18 6,599,831-2.70
74 Copper and articles thereof 128,628 0.02 252,633-49.09
75 Nickel and articles thereof 0 0.00 2,905-100.00
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 2,509,947 0.46 1,142,130119.76
78 Lead and articles thereof 4,049 0.00 8,855-54.27
79 Zinc and articles thereof 60,037 0.01 40,49848.25
80 Tin and articles thereof 103,580 0.02 39,491162.29
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 6,603 0.00 2,501164.01
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 1,659,949 0.31 1,119,51148.27
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 3,396,249 0.63 3,231,4605.10
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 126,018,420 23.21 140,474,235-10.29
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 81,864,887 15.08 59,121,94638.47
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 10,920,420 2.01 5,808,35088.01
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 49,836,131 9.18 49,155,2471.39
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 14,981,654 2.76 9,761,91753.47
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 23,463 0.00 71,488-67.18
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 4,666,266 0.86 6,913,727-32.51
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 6,748,987 1.24 7,680,851-12.13
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 30,260,917 5.57 25,238,13219.90
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 2,977 0.00 0
SS Classified 19,752 0.00 19 3661.99
Russian foreign trade statistics
Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia