Russia imported 799,191 garden umbrellas to $5.5m in 2017 — twenty times more than it exported during the same period.
In the first four months of 2018, Russia’ imports of garden umbrellas reached 472,371 worth $4.2m, making up 77% of the quantity imported during the whole 2017.
Russia’s suppliers of garden umbrellas in January-April 2018 were:
China, which accounted for 65% of the imports, to $2.7m;
Ukraine (29% to $1.2m);
Poland (4% to $157,000);
Italy (0,8% to $34,000) and
Belarus (0,7% to $30,000).
In physical terms, the list of suppliers looks different:
China, which supplied 421,113 umbrellas;
Poland (1,819); and
The ministries of agriculture of Iran, Russia and Kazakhstan have concluded a trilateral memorandum of understanding on the issue of wheat trade.
Trade turnover between Russia and Germany increased 8.4% and reached nearly ˆ62 billion ($70 billion) in 2018 compared to previous year.
In 2018 Russia’s meat export amounted to 288.5 thous. t, it is a 21% increase compared to 2017.
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