During the first three months of 2019, the trade turnover between Russia and the countries of the European Union increased 1.2% year-on-year up to 31.1 bn euro.
According to Eurostat, import from EU countries into Russia was up 0.5% making 20.6 bn euro. Export from Russia to the European Union increased by 1.5% to 40.5 bn euro.
Among the major importers from the EU, Russia occupies the fourth position after the USA, China and Switzerland.
Among the largest exporters to the EU countries, Russia remains the third after China and the USA.
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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