Date,
Time MSK

25.02.2016



Chechen Republic Foreign Trade in 2015


In 2015 Chechen Republic foreign trade volume decreased by 58% and reached 14.6 billion USD compared to 34.5 billion USD in 2014.

Imports to Chechen Republic fell by 59% to 14 billion USD while exports from Chechen Republic rose by 363% to 0.6 billion USD (see Figure 1).


Figure 1. Chechen Republic Foreign trade, Exports and Imports, billion USD, 2015. Source: Russian Federal Customs Service of Russia.

Figure 1. Chechen Republic Foreign trade, Exports and Imports, billion USD, 2015.png



Chechen Republic Imports


In 2015 Chechen Republic imported the following products (see Figure 2, Table 1):


▪ Engineering products (34%)

▪ Metals and products from them (21%)

▪ Food Products and raw materials (11%)

▪ Chemical products, rubber (6%)

▪ Textiles, textile products and footwear (5%)



Figure 2. Structure of Chechen Republic Imports in 2015. Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia.

Figure 2. Structure of Chechen Republic Imports in 2015.png




Table 1. Key products imported to Chechen Republic in 2015. Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia.


Product HS Code

Product Type

Volume, 2015, USD thousand

Share in total product imports, %

84-90

Engineering products

$4,720,497

34%

72-83

Metals and products from them

$2,879,009

21%

01-24

Food Products and raw materials

$1,477,292

11%

28-40

Chemical products, rubber

$860,241

6%

50-67

Textiles, textile products and footwear

$661,805

5%

44-49

Wood and pulp and paper products

$27,863

0.20%

68-70, 91-97

Other products

$3,408,061

24%



Chechen Republic Exports


Chechen Republic primarily exports the following products (see Figure 3, Table 2):


▪ Engineering products (93%)

▪ Wood and pulp and paper products (6%)

▪ Food Products and raw materials (1%)

▪ Metals and products from them (0.1%)


Figure 3. Structure of Chechen Republic Exports, 2015. Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia.

Figure 3. Structure of Chechen Republic Exports, 2015.png




Table 2. Key products exported from Chechen Republic in 2015. Source: Federal Customs Service of Russia.


Product HS Code

Product Type

Volume, 2015, USD thousand

Share in total product exports, %

84-90

Engineering products

548.15

93%

44-49

Wood and pulp and paper products

37.77

6%

01-24

Food Products and raw materials

4.71

1%

72-83

Metals and products from them

0.86

0.1%


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