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

Russia’s Trade with Mozambique

In the 3rd quarter of 2021, Russia’s trade with Mozambique totaled $37,113,862, up 9.56% ($3,239,695) from the 3rd quarter of 2020.

Russia’s exports to Mozambique in the 3rd quarter of 2021 were $27,068,381, down 1.48% ($405,744) from the 3rd quarter of 2020.

Russia’s imports from Mozambique in the 3rd quarter of 2021 totaled $10,045,481, up 56.96% ($3,645,439) from the 3rd quarter of 2020.

Russia’s trade surplus with Mozambique in the 3rd quarter of 2021 was $17,022,900, a 19.22% decrease ($4,051,183) over the 3rd quarter of 2020.

Mozambique was Russia’s 121st largest trading partner in the 3rd quarter of 2021 (down from 108th in the 3rd quarter of 2020), accounting for 0.0178% of Russia’s total trade (down from 0.0248% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

Mozambique was Russia’s 111th largest export market in the 3rd quarter of 2021 (down from 98th in the 3rd quarter of 2020), accounting for 0.0203% of Russia’s total exports (down from 0.0349% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

Mozambique was Russia’s 102nd largest supplier in the 3rd quarter of 2021 (up from 105th in the 3rd quarter of 2020), accounting for 0.0134% of Russia’s total imports (up from 0.0111% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

Russia’s Exports to Mozambique

The major share of Russian exports to Mozambique 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) - 70.91% of Russia’s total exports to Mozambique (86.30% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 25.18% of Russia’s total exports to Mozambique (13.39% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 3.16% of Russia’s total exports to Mozambique (0.25% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

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

  • Fertilizers (HS code 31) - an increase of $3,261,369;
  • Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes (HS code 15) - an increase of $1,347,597;
  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - an increase of $785,204;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - an increase of $139,808.

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

  • Cereals (HS code 10) - a decrease of $5,808,057;
  • Organic chemicals (HS code 29) - a decrease of $159,468.
Russia’s exports to Mozambique in the 3rd quarter of 2021 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q3 2021,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in Q3 2020,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q3 2021
over Q3 2020
02 Meat and edible meat offal 0 0.00 57,661-100.00
10 Cereals 17,845,652 65.93 23,653,709-24.55
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 1,347,597 4.98 0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 855,210 3.16 70,0061,121.62
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 57,944 0.21 44,09531.41
29 Organic chemicals 0 0.00 159,468-100.00
31 Fertilizers 6,731,754 24.87 3,470,38593.98
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 0 0.00 4,365-100.00
39 Plastics and articles thereof 25,001 0.09 0
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 139,808 0.52 0
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 177 0.00 984-82.01
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 27,097 0.10 0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 38,141 0.14 5,932542.97
SS Classified 0 0.00 7 520-100.00

Russia’s Imports from Mozambique

The major share of Russian imports from Mozambique 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) - 54.20% of Russia’s total imports from Mozambique (0.00% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 45.53% of Russia’s total imports from Mozambique (100.00% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

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

  • Ores, slag and ash (HS code 26) - an increase of $4,966,045;
  • Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement (HS code 25) - an increase of $478,946;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - an increase of $54,263.

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

  • Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes (HS code 24) - a decrease of $1,885,386.
Russia’s imports from Mozambique in the 3rd quarter of 2021 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in Q3 2021,
US dollars ($)
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 126,083 1.26 71,82075.55
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 48,512 0.48 43,27912.09
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 4,399,485 43.80 6,284,871-30.00
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 478,946 4.77 0
26 Ores, slag and ash 4,966,045 49.44 0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 1,439 0.01 0
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 23,705 0.24 0
73 Articles of iron or steel 0 0.00 53-100.00
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 1,203 0.01 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 63 0.00 19231.58
Russian foreign trade statistics
Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia