For 11 months of 2018 Russia-Sweden trade turnover increased by 32% to almost $5bn.
In the turnover structure, Russia’s export prevailed with a 58.4% share, while Sweden’s one accounted for the rest 41.6% of the bilateral trade volume.
For this period Russia exported to Sweden good for the total amount of $2.86 bn (+59%). The main export goods included petroleum oils and oil products (68.5%), secret code goods (7.9%), petroleum gases and other gaseous hydrocarbons (5.4%), ammonia (3.8%), acyclic hydrocarbons (3%), rubber and pneumatic tires (2.1%), rough timber (1%), and unwrought aluminum (0.7%). Russia’s import from Sweden amounted to $2.04 bn (+7%). Sweden exported mainly motor cars and other motor vehicles (7.6%), parts of motor vehicles (7.2%), pharmaceuticals (4.5%), motor trucks (4.3%), combustion engines (4.2%), tractors (3.9%), synthetic dyes and varnishes (2.8%), paper and paperboard (2.3%), margarine (2%), and bulldozers (1.9%).
From January to April, 2019 Orel region’s export to Germany increased by 7% compared to the same period of 2018 and amounted to $5.9 mln.
From January to April, 2019 Pskov region’s export to Spain went up by 1.64 mln. compared to the same period of 2018 and amounted to $1.65 mln.
In 2018 Russia became the world’s largest exporter of fuel elements (cartridges). Its export volume amounted to $981 mln or 44% of world’s fuel element export.
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