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

Russia’s Trade with Yemen

In the 3rd quarter of 2021, Russia’s trade with Yemen was $26,727,615, down 33.99% ($13,764,197) from the 3rd quarter of 2020.

Russia’s exports to Yemen in the 3rd quarter of 2021 were $26,608,734, down 34.29% ($13,883,073) from the 3rd quarter of 2020.

Russia’s imports from Yemen in the 3rd quarter of 2021 totaled $118,881, up 2,377,520.00% ($118,876) from the 3rd quarter of 2020.

Russia’s trade surplus with Yemen in the 3rd quarter of 2021 was $26,489,853, a 34.58% decrease ($14,001,949) over the 3rd quarter of 2020.

Yemen was Russia’s 130th largest trading partner in the 3rd quarter of 2021 (down from 101st in the 3rd quarter of 2020), accounting for 0.0128% of Russia’s total trade (down from 0.0296% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

Yemen was Russia’s 113th largest export market in the 3rd quarter of 2021 (down from 85th in the 3rd quarter of 2020), accounting for 0.0199% of Russia’s total exports (down from 0.0515% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

Yemen was Russia’s 152nd largest supplier in the 3rd quarter of 2021 (up from 212th in the 3rd quarter of 2020), accounting for 0.0002% of Russia’s total imports (up from 0.0000% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

Russia’s Exports to Yemen

The major share of Russian exports to Yemen 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) - 77.29% of Russia’s total exports to Yemen (76.14% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 18.32% of Russia’s total exports to Yemen (17.94% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 3.01% of Russia’s total exports to Yemen (4.14% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 1.38% of Russia’s total exports to Yemen (0.23% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 0.00% of Russia’s total exports to Yemen (1.47% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

The largest gains in Russia’s exports to Yemen 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) - an increase of $579,425;
  • Cocoa and cocoa preparations (HS code 18) - an increase of $334,309;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - an increase of $315,027;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - an increase of $311,339;
  • Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares (HS code 19) - an increase of $158,183.

The largest declines in Russia’s exports to Yemen 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 $11,307,858;
  • Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans (HS code 49) - a decrease of $2,735,662;
  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - a decrease of $874,536;
  • Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal (HS code 82) - a decrease of $596,913.
Russia’s exports to Yemen in the 3rd quarter of 2021 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in Q3 2021,
US dollars ($)
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 0 0.00 23,739-100.00
10 Cereals 19,237,337 72.30 30,545,195-37.02
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 579,425 2.18 0
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 4,276 0.02 8,880-51.85
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 552,917 2.08 218,608152.93
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 192,151 0.72 33,968465.68
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 801,926 3.01 1,676,462-52.17
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 0 0.00 66,150-100.00
30 Pharmaceutical products 315,027 1.18 0
31 Fertilizers 0 0.00 996-100.00
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 0.00 169-100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 51,835 0.19 18,981173.09
39 Plastics and articles thereof 0 0.00 7,004-100.00
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 31,915 0.12 0
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 356,545 1.34 45,206688.71
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 4,485,024 16.86 7,220,686-37.89
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 0 0.00 2,580-100.00
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 0 0.00 106-100.00
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 39 0.00 0
65 Headgear and parts thereof 0 0.00 24-100.00
69 Ceramic products 5 0.00 0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 0 0.00 596,913-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 0 0.00 12,610-100.00
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 266 0.00 13,530-98.03
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 35 0.00 0
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 11 0.00 0

Russia’s Imports from Yemen

The major share of Russian imports from Yemen 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) - 78.10% of Russia’s total imports from Yemen (0.00% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 21.90% of Russia’s total imports from Yemen (0.00% in the 3rd quarter of 2020);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 0.00% of Russia’s total imports from Yemen (100.00% in the 3rd quarter of 2020).

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

  • Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags (HS code 63) - an increase of $92,849;
  • Coffee, tea, maté and spices (HS code 09) - an increase of $26,032.

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

  • No product groups with a substantial decrease.
Russia’s imports from Yemen 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
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 26,032 21.90 0
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 92,849 78.10 0
73 Articles of iron or steel 0 0.00 5-100.00
Russian foreign trade statistics
Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia