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

Russia’s Trade with Portugal

In the 3rd quarter of 2021, Russia’s trade with Portugal totaled $333,208,882, up 91.55% ($159,252,066) from the 3rd quarter of 2020.

Russia’s exports to Portugal in the 3rd quarter of 2021 totaled $161,423,916, up 315.40% ($122,564,146) from the 3rd quarter of 2020.

Russia’s imports from Portugal in the 3rd quarter of 2021 totaled $171,784,966, up 27.16% ($36,687,920) from the 3rd quarter of 2020.

Russia’s trade deficit with Portugal in the 3rd quarter of 2021 was $10,361,050, a 89.23% decrease ($85,876,226) over the 3rd quarter of 2020.

Portugal was Russia’s 67th largest trading partner in the 3rd quarter of 2021 (up from 71st in the 3rd quarter of 2020), accounting for 0.1598% of Russia’s total trade (up from 0.1274% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

Portugal was Russia’s 67th largest export market in the 3rd quarter of 2021 (up from 88th in the 3rd quarter of 2020), accounting for 0.1210% of Russia’s total exports (up from 0.0494% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

Portugal was Russia’s 50th largest supplier in the 3rd quarter of 2021 (up from 53rd in the 3rd quarter of 2020), accounting for 0.2288% of Russia’s total imports (down from 0.2333% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

Russia’s Exports to Portugal

The major share of Russian exports to Portugal 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) - 55.63% of Russia’s total exports to Portugal (7.02% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 20.90% of Russia’s total exports to Portugal (44.83% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 10.56% of Russia’s total exports to Portugal (15.37% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 10.06% of Russia’s total exports to Portugal (19.52% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 2.02% of Russia’s total exports to Portugal (11.07% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

The largest gains in Russia’s exports to Portugal 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 $87,069,900;
  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - an increase of $16,057,606;
  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - an increase of $9,272,375;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $5,652,439;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - an increase of $2,953,186;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - an increase of $1,803,502;
  • Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 03) - an increase of $808,382.

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

  • Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed (HS code 23) - a decrease of $1,841,880;
  • 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 $510,160.
Russia’s exports to Portugal in the 3rd quarter of 2021 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q3 2021,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in Q3 2020,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q3 2021
over Q3 2020
01 Live animals 2,766 0.00 0
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 3,191,611 1.98 2,383,22933.92
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 7 0.00 0
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 31,698 0.02 6,143416.00
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 11 0.00 0
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 40,535 0.03 71,261-43.12
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 0 0.00 1,841,880-100.00
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 3 0.00 0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 89,798,244 55.63 2,728,3443,191.31
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 2,709,334 1.68 3,219,494-15.85
29 Organic chemicals 279,815 0.17 136,687104.71
31 Fertilizers 1,464,968 0.91 1,053,20239.10
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 813 0.00 0
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 26 0.00 0
39 Plastics and articles thereof 5,698,290 3.53 45,85112,327.84
40 Rubber and articles thereof 6,081,837 3.77 3,128,65194.39
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 210,599 0.13 183,37514.85
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 2,647 0.00 0
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 14,104,702 8.74 4,832,327191.88
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 2,941,514 1.82 1,138,012158.48
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 0 0.00 750-100.00
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 19,774 0.01 0
54 Man-made filaments 132,001 0.08 87,59650.69
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 42 0.00 0
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 44 0.00 0
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 657 0.00 84682.14
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 8,919 0.01 0
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 64,729 0.04 48,28134.07
65 Headgear and parts thereof 0 0.00 84-100.00
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 18,557 0.01 3215,681.00
70 Glass and glassware 160,773 0.10 102,61256.68
72 Iron and steel 33,108,149 20.51 17,050,54394.18
73 Articles of iron or steel 4,888 0.00 0
74 Copper and articles thereof 17,709 0.01 0
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 73,553 0.05 356,573-79.37
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 444,129 0.28 14,8752,885.74
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 78,925 0.05 0
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 8,393 0.01 0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 269,237 0.17 69,177289.20
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 302,942 0.19 267,61913.20
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 36,611 0.02 12,641189.62
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 2,000 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 98,055 0.06 74,11532.30
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 10,911 0.01 5,95183.35
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 1,305 0.00 921,318.48
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 2,193 0.00 0

Russia’s Imports from Portugal

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

  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 30.69% of Russia’s total imports from Portugal (32.23% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 23.89% of Russia’s total imports from Portugal (28.54% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 15.30% of Russia’s total imports from Portugal (15.93% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 13.16% of Russia’s total imports from Portugal (8.03% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 8.35% of Russia’s total imports from Portugal (7.14% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 3.11% of Russia’s total imports from Portugal (3.03% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

The largest gains in Russia’s imports from Portugal 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 $5,183,488;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - an increase of $5,063,206;
  • Organic chemicals (HS code 29) - an increase of $4,364,692;
  • Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles (HS code 64) - an increase of $3,990,229;
  • 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 $3,302,210;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - an increase of $2,846,775;
  • Cork and articles of cork (HS code 45) - an increase of $2,738,713;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted (HS code 62) - an increase of $2,318,221;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted (HS code 61) - an increase of $2,086,162;
  • Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard (HS code 47) - an increase of $1,255,054;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $1,236,690;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - an increase of $1,000,917;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - an increase of $992,701;
  • 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) - an increase of $983,890;
  • Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials (HS code 68) - an increase of $884,582;
  • Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included (HS code 04) - an increase of $662,010;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - an increase of $626,738.

The largest declines in Russia’s imports from Portugal 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 $2,722,888;
  • Coffee, tea, maté and spices (HS code 09) - a decrease of $1,558,936;
  • Ships, boats and floating structures (HS code 89) - a decrease of $1,290,367.
Russia’s imports from Portugal in the 3rd quarter of 2021 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in Q3 2021,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in Q3 2020,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in Q3 2021
over Q3 2020
01 Live animals 0 0.00 5,445-100.00
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 2,468,657 1.44 1,806,64736.64
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 4,549,598 2.65 4,435,0572.58
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 16,486 0.01 12,56831.17
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 1,446,614 0.84 3,005,550-51.87
10 Cereals 8,838 0.01 0
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 37,873 0.02 41,150-7.96
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 409,757 0.24 266,04854.02
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 19,288 0.01 0
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 564,554 0.33 409,49837.86
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 720,880 0.42 535,41434.64
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 73,611 0.04 151,758-51.49
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 15,600,715 9.08 10,537,50948.05
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 370,330 0.22 316,80816.89
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 281,136 0.16 33,885729.68
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 13,171 0.01 3,040333.26
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 1,496 0.00 0
29 Organic chemicals 4,432,994 2.58 68,3026,390.28
30 Pharmaceutical products 7,154,316 4.16 1,970,828263.01
31 Fertilizers 136,362 0.08 0
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 287,979 0.17 388,270-25.83
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 81,122 0.05 77,1025.21
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 51,546 0.03 148,627-65.32
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 164,314 0.10 97,66868.24
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 51,889 0.03 0
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 4,121 0.00 0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 187,361 0.11 267,495-29.96
39 Plastics and articles thereof 8,563,077 4.98 7,326,38716.88
40 Rubber and articles thereof 1,498,752 0.87 506,051196.17
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 0 0.00 14,554-100.00
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 147,710 0.09 86,98769.81
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 0 0.00 7,707-100.00
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 805,531 0.47 740,3858.80
45 Cork and articles of cork 9,512,767 5.54 6,774,05440.43
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 2,612,205 1.52 1,357,15192.48
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 1,398,772 0.81 772,03481.18
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 15,220 0.01 1,427966.57
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 97,749 0.06 39,402148.08
52 Cotton 26,485 0.02 28,505-7.09
54 Man-made filaments 459,188 0.27 342,61334.03
55 Man-made staple fibers 276,858 0.16 216,65327.79
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 672,013 0.39 269,795149.08
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 131,357 0.08 109,27620.21
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 17,384 0.01 8,294109.60
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 894,460 0.52 1,041,406-14.11
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 75,462 0.04 28,037169.15
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 17,143,400 9.98 15,057,23813.85
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 10,491,491 6.11 8,173,27028.36
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 1,486,863 0.87 1,238,58920.04
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 20,885,673 12.16 16,895,44423.62
65 Headgear and parts thereof 54,643 0.03 89,528-38.97
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 3,793 0.00 1452,515.86
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 2,074,082 1.21 1,189,50074.37
69 Ceramic products 2,308,572 1.34 2,076,64611.17
70 Glass and glassware 532,401 0.31 531,4840.17
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 6,957 0.00 8,014-13.19
72 Iron and steel 625 0.00 12,131-94.85
73 Articles of iron or steel 3,747,050 2.18 2,746,13336.45
74 Copper and articles thereof 14,657 0.01 39,823-63.19
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 91,638 0.05 112,595-18.61
79 Zinc and articles thereof 3,388 0.00 796325.63
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 4,114 0.00 15,742-73.87
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 945,146 0.55 739,15227.87
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 542,020 0.32 423,01328.13
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 11,070,804 6.44 13,793,692-19.74
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 20,325,039 11.83 17,022,82919.40
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 8,228,310 4.79 5,381,53552.90
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 382,747 0.22 1,673,114-77.12
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 1,032,533 0.60 683,57251.05
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 3,763 0.00 11,048-65.94
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 3,567,295 2.08 2,583,40538.09
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 58,517 0.03 86,239-32.15
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 182,971 0.11 158,40215.51
SS Classified 256,476 0.15 104 580145.24
Russian foreign trade statistics
Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia