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“Green Corridor” is Being Introduced for Importers

“Green Corridor” is Being Introduced for Importers

Russia abolishes all restrictions on the supply of essential goods, including customs restrictions. This was announced by Prime Minister of Russia Mikhail Mishustin at the regular Government session. According to him, the “Green Corridor” is being introduced for importers and for large retail chains. The import of certain goods, including medicines and medical devices, will be…

Clothing, footwear and fabrics imports have an upward trend

Clothing, footwear and fabrics imports have an upward trend

According to the data for the last year, $ 7.3 billion worth of clothing was imported to Russia, which is 4 percent more than a year earlier, according to the SeaNews Agency, citing Federal Customs Service data. Based on the results for December, clothing imports in monetary terms amounted to $ 648.6 million, which is 13.1 percent…

Import from Non–CIS Countries Grew by 4%

Import from Non–CIS Countries Grew by 4%

According to the data published by the Federal Customs Service of Russia on its website, in January this year, import of goods from non–CIS countries into Russia grew by 4% and amounted to USD 14.3 million compared to the year before. In the total value of imports, the share of food products and raw materials…

Value of Clothing Imports into Russia Is Up

Value of Clothing Imports into Russia Is Up

Between January and November 2019, imports of clothing into Russia totalled USD 6.7 billion, according to the Federal Customs Service. This was a 3.2% increase in value year-on-year. In November, clothing imports were up 8.2% year-on-year in monetary terms, yet decreased by 12% compared to October and amounted to 508.9 USD million. In January–November 2019,…

Imports From non-CIS Countries Have Shown Positive Dynamics

Imports From non-CIS Countries Have Shown Positive Dynamics

Preliminary data from customs statistics show that the last year’s import of goods from non-CIS countries in value terms amounted to approximately USD 216.6 billion and increased by 2.1 percent compared to the year before last. In December the value volume of imported goods from non-CIS countries increased by 2.9 percent as compared to November…

Supply of dairy products and coffee to Russia is steadily growing

Supply of dairy products and coffee to Russia is steadily growing

According to the materials of the Federal Customs Service, the results of the ten-month period this year show that the imports of milk and condensed cream to the Russian Federation has grown by 16.5 percent compared to the same period last year, amounting to almost 152 thousand tonnes. An especially significant increase can be seen…

Clothing and fabric imports continue to grow

Clothing and fabric imports continue to grow

In the first nine months of this year imports of clothes into Russia in monetary terms have increased 2.7 percent compared the same period last year, reaching USD 5.6 billion, according to data published by the Federal Customs Service of Russia. It should be noted that in the first eight months of the year, the…

Imports of Dairy Products Show Dynamic Growth

Imports of Dairy Products Show Dynamic Growth

Over the past nine months of the year, the import of dairy products into Russia has increased dramatically, compared to the same period last year, according to the materials of FCS. The import of butter has surged especially greatly, rising over the last year’s 87.2 thousand tonnes by more than 36 percent. In terms of…

Import trends of clothes and fabrics remain positive

Import trends of clothes and fabrics remain positive

According to the Federal Customs Service, during the first eight months of this year the import of clothes in monetary terms amounted to USD 4.9 bln, which is 2.2% more than the same period of last year. According to the results for August, import of clothes increased by 2.1% compared to the same month of…

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