Russian foreign trade
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Russian trade with Indonesia in 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 Indonesia in 2021: exports, imports, products, dynamics.

Russia’s Trade with Indonesia

In 2021, Russia’s trade with Indonesia totaled $3,306,790,102, up 40.65% ($955,780,922) from 2020.

Russia’s exports to Indonesia in 2021 totaled $681,536,938, up 20.86% ($117,615,151) from 2020.

Russia’s imports from Indonesia in 2021 totaled $2,625,253,164, up 46.90% ($838,165,771) from 2020.

Russia’s trade deficit with Indonesia in 2021 was $1,943,716,226, a 58.91% increase ($720,550,620) over 2020.

Indonesia was Russia’s 40th largest trading partner in 2021 (up from 43rd in 2020), accounting for 0.4212% of Russia’s total trade (up from 0.4140% in 2020).

Indonesia was Russia’s 63rd largest export market in 2021 (down from 62nd in 2020), accounting for 0.1386% of Russia’s total exports (down from 0.1676% in 2020).

Indonesia was Russia’s 22nd largest supplier in 2021 (up from 27th in 2020), accounting for 0.8947% of Russia’s total imports (up from 0.7722% in 2020).

Russia’s Exports to Indonesia

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

  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 39.80% of Russia’s total exports to Indonesia (20.58% in 2020);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 27.17% of Russia’s total exports to Indonesia (32.62% in 2020);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 23.54% of Russia’s total exports to Indonesia (30.00% in 2020);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 4.61% of Russia’s total exports to Indonesia (2.43% in 2020);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 2.69% of Russia’s total exports to Indonesia (2.96% in 2020);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 1.75% of Russia’s total exports to Indonesia (2.01% in 2020).

The largest gains in Russia’s exports to Indonesia in 2021 over 2020 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Fertilizers (HS code 31) - an increase of $144,075,454;
  • Aluminum and articles thereof (HS code 76) - an increase of $23,459,525;
  • Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 03) - an increase of $12,898,043;
  • Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement (HS code 25) - an increase of $6,263,729;
  • Organic chemicals (HS code 29) - an increase of $5,995,119;
  • Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations (HS code 33) - an increase of $3,900,619;
  • Cereals (HS code 10) - an increase of $3,326,342;
  • Coffee, tea, maté and spices (HS code 09) - an increase of $2,575,291.

The largest declines in Russia’s exports to Indonesia in 2021 over 2020 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - a decrease of $33,029,153;
  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - a decrease of $5,961,359.
Russia’s exports to Indonesia in 2021 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of exports
in 2021,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total export Value of exports
in 2020,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in 2021
over 2020
01 Live animals 400 0.00 720-44.44
02 Meat and edible meat offal 63,451 0.01 50,77024.98
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 16,500,087 2.42 3,602,044358.08
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 6,341 0.00 0
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 9,210 0.00 34,210-73.08
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 7,951 0.00 0
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 482 0.00 0
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 9,735,415 1.43 7,160,12435.97
10 Cereals 4,472,840 0.66 1,146,498290.13
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 26,755 0.00 27,508-2.74
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 11,430 0.00 0
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 0 0.00 117,523-100.00
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 0 0.00 29,409-100.00
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 1,135 0.00 7,379-84.62
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 0 0.00 1,418,097-100.00
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 2,297 0.00 0
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 24,517 0.00 9,144168.12
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 22,950 0.00 0
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 397,314 0.06 111,033257.83
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 28,176,867 4.13 21,913,13828.58
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 156,099,186 22.90 162,060,545-3.68
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 1,098,646 0.16 1,842,278-40.36
29 Organic chemicals 7,714,968 1.13 1,719,849348.58
30 Pharmaceutical products 34,538 0.01 164,743-79.04
31 Fertilizers 239,738,964 35.18 95,663,510150.61
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 52,902 0.01 37,54140.92
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 4,199,088 0.62 298,4691,306.88
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 126,307 0.02 75,19867.97
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 2,137 0.00 0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 362,619 0.05 684,293-47.01
39 Plastics and articles thereof 3,218,400 0.47 3,490,664-7.80
40 Rubber and articles thereof 13,312,572 1.95 12,090,05010.11
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 63 0.00 979-93.56
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 1,064 0.00 442,318.18
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 3,145,988 0.46 2,102,75249.61
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 3,195,469 0.47 2,799,80914.13
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 11,871,944 1.74 11,768,5750.88
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 73 0.00 8,756-99.17
52 Cotton 61 0.00 0
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 5 0.00 11-54.55
55 Man-made staple fibers 13,626 0.00 0
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 729 0.00 6,168-88.18
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 69 0.00 0
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 27 0.00 0
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 74,630 0.01 21355,280.95
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 1,001 0.00 1100,000.00
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 5,997 0.00 0
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 12,122 0.00 1,450736.00
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 1,123 0.00 0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 2,098,234 0.31 1,759,33019.26
69 Ceramic products 0 0.00 254-100.00
70 Glass and glassware 44,306 0.01 7805,580.26
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 0 0.00 11,850-100.00
72 Iron and steel 113,115,320 16.60 146,144,473-22.60
73 Articles of iron or steel 1,112,986 0.16 797,47839.56
74 Copper and articles thereof 13,468 0.00 1,937595.30
75 Nickel and articles thereof 5,808 0.00 532991.73
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 44,895,433 6.59 21,435,908109.44
78 Lead and articles thereof 238 0.00 78205.13
80 Tin and articles thereof 76 0.00 0
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 52,912 0.01 630,948-91.61
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 421,124 0.06 148,471183.64
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 7,524 0.00 32,754-77.03
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 4,179,807 0.61 3,000,00639.33
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 4,241,313 0.62 4,328,225-2.01
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 0 0.00 6,078-100.00
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 284,819 0.04 1,016,453-71.98
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 165,258 0.02 6,0832,616.72
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 2,967,680 0.44 2,968,714-0.03
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 7,728 0.00 17,977-57.01
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 3,406 0.00 1,589114.35
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 24,044 0.00 42,376-43.26
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 710,329 0.10 12,9555,383.05
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 14,699 0.00 2073,395.00
SS Classified 0 0.00 51 113 215-100.00

Russia’s Imports from Indonesia

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

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 63.26% of Russia’s total imports from Indonesia (57.89% in 2020);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 9.88% of Russia’s total imports from Indonesia (11.48% in 2020);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 9.74% of Russia’s total imports from Indonesia (11.61% in 2020);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 8.78% of Russia’s total imports from Indonesia (9.51% in 2020);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 3.32% of Russia’s total imports from Indonesia (4.04% in 2020);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 1.08% of Russia’s total imports from Indonesia (1.06% in 2020).

The largest gains in Russia’s imports from Indonesia in 2021 over 2020 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes (HS code 15) - an increase of $569,874,337;
  • 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 $53,559,788;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - an increase of $37,902,019;
  • Cocoa and cocoa preparations (HS code 18) - an increase of $26,240,463;
  • Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles (HS code 64) - an increase of $22,444,397;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - an increase of $18,821,917;
  • Miscellaneous edible preparations (HS code 21) - an increase of $13,339,293;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted (HS code 61) - an increase of $9,755,896;
  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - an increase of $9,601,036;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - an increase of $8,563,319;
  • Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 03) - an increase of $8,381,877.

The largest declines in Russia’s imports from Indonesia in 2021 over 2020 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • No product groups with a substantial decrease.
Russia’s imports from Indonesia in 2021 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value of imports in 2021,
US dollars ($)
Percent share in total import Value of imports in 2020,
US dollars ($)
Percent change
in 2021
over 2020
01 Live animals 4,964 0.00 1,323275.21
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 21,855,208 0.83 13,473,33162.21
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 7,006 0.00 2,784151.65
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 56,010 0.00 11,295395.88
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 508,200 0.02 734,881-30.85
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 23,189,035 0.88 14,625,71658.55
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 46,786,989 1.78 51,326,140-8.84
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 6,914 0.00 0
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 275,631 0.01 227,05921.39
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 5,498,846 0.21 3,107,07876.98
14 Vegetable plaiting materials; vegetable products not elsewhere specified or included 239 0.00 246-2.85
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 1,412,421,941 53.80 842,547,60467.64
16 Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates 1,652,612 0.06 685,931140.93
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 1,964,398 0.07 789,269148.89
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 112,987,469 4.30 86,747,00630.25
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 1,083,777 0.04 330,847227.58
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 5,755,834 0.22 6,850,162-15.98
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 19,587,117 0.75 6,247,824213.50
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 577,400 0.02 1,396,851-58.66
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 737,940 0.03 1,228,617-39.94
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 4,160,433 0.16 4,189,383-0.69
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 2,730 0.00 12,131-77.50
26 Ores, slag and ash 101,310 0.00 885,356-88.56
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 1,914,993 0.07 599,517219.42
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 45,135 0.00 169,172-73.32
29 Organic chemicals 18,550,919 0.71 18,940,735-2.06
30 Pharmaceutical products 120,149 0.00 182,627-34.21
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 4,329,501 0.16 3,722,48116.31
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 1,255,607 0.05 1,135,59310.57
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 3,026,721 0.12 3,666,918-17.46
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 220,795 0.01 359,846-38.64
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 45,159,944 1.72 26,338,02771.46
39 Plastics and articles thereof 7,297,260 0.28 3,061,726138.34
40 Rubber and articles thereof 150,297,242 5.73 112,395,22333.72
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 31,293 0.00 11,862163.81
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 17,302,753 0.66 10,209,73369.47
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 131,948 0.01 152,388-13.41
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 12,006,701 0.46 8,592,17039.74
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 797,563 0.03 664,07320.10
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 15,516,268 0.59 9,652,25860.75
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 6,465 0.00 3,217100.96
52 Cotton 10,542,154 0.40 7,980,39232.10
53 Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn 4,464 0.00 158,407-97.18
54 Man-made filaments 1,905,532 0.07 1,457,53430.74
55 Man-made staple fibers 18,530,752 0.71 13,547,29736.79
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 1,124,070 0.04 932,83020.50
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 8,980 0.00 68,143-86.82
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 109,972 0.00 269,845-59.25
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 714,996 0.03 337,090112.11
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 86,519 0.00 14,083514.35
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 34,378,227 1.31 24,622,33139.62
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 46,643,490 1.78 40,105,83016.30
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 294,848 0.01 197,96948.94
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 139,696,905 5.32 117,252,50819.14
65 Headgear and parts thereof 1,371,862 0.05 444,400208.70
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 5,256 0.00 1,720205.58
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 169,443 0.01 117,25844.50
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 777,831 0.03 446,49874.21
69 Ceramic products 1,777,989 0.07 2,133,768-16.67
70 Glass and glassware 200,491 0.01 137,07946.26
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 344,578 0.01 134,245156.68
72 Iron and steel 66,034,423 2.52 56,433,38717.01
73 Articles of iron or steel 7,946,657 0.30 8,412,058-5.53
74 Copper and articles thereof 1,979 0.00 5,506-64.06
75 Nickel and articles thereof 101,515 0.00 56,98578.14
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 127,341 0.00 324,317-60.74
78 Lead and articles thereof 112 0.00 23386.96
79 Zinc and articles thereof 316 0.00 0
80 Tin and articles thereof 12,061,671 0.46 6,246,38893.10
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 25,031 0.00 0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 682,373 0.03 615,43910.88
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 178,990 0.01 165,0598.44
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 58,086,666 2.21 56,520,5312.77
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 173,906,743 6.62 120,346,95544.50
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 132,528 0.01 1,030,813-87.14
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 13,886,191 0.53 9,883,29240.50
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 8,158,861 0.31 11,522,255-29.19
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 5,073,022 0.19 5,797,013-12.49
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 15,401 0.00 26,820-42.58
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 25,830,290 0.98 20,579,87925.51
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 11,203,212 0.43 9,496,37517.97
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 34,958,076 1.33 31,177,06412.13
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 8,514,374 0.32 2,806,245203.41
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 2,117 0.00 1,9647.79
SS Classified 0 0.00 1 398-100.00
Russian foreign trade statistics
Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia