Exports in Russia

Russia Exports (%) | Economic News & Forecasts

Russia - Exports (percent change)

Exports contract in April

Merchandise exports totaled USD 35.7 billion in April, which represented a 0.9% contraction from the USD 36.0 billion sum recorded in the same month of 2018. The result represented a slightly sharper fall than March’s 0.5% decrease.

Meanwhile, imports rose 4.7% year-on-year in April, contrasting March’s 3.2% decrease. Imports totaled USD 22.0 billion, slightly above April 2018’s USD 21.0 billion. Accordingly, the trade surplus came in at USD 13.7 billion in April, which was above the USD 15.0 billion surplus recorded in April 2018.

The trailing 12-month sum of the trade balance came in at USD 195 billion, below March’s USD 196 billion result.

The analysts FocusEconomics surveyed this month project Russia’s exports will reach USD 430 billion in 2019. Panelists expect exports to reach USD 449 billion in 2020.

Russia - Exports (%) Data

2013  2014  2015  2016  2017  
Exports (annual variation in %)-1.1  -4.8  -31.3  -17.4  25.2  

Sample Report

5 years of economic forecasts for more than 30 economic indicators.


Russia Facts

Bond Yield7.700.13 %Jun 13
Exchange Rate64.52-0.12 %Jun 13
Stock Market2,758-1.03 %Jun 13

Sample Report

Get a sample report showing our regional, country and commodities data and analysis.


Request a Trial

Start working with the reports used by the world’s major financial institutions, multinational enterprises & government agencies now. Click on the button below to get started.

Sign Up

Economic News

Search form