Top Russia Imports from the World
Sixth-richest country Russia bought US$182.8 billion worth of imported products in 2015 down by -40.3% since 2011 including a -36.2% drop from 2014 to 2015.
Top 10 Russia Imports from China

China's exports to Russia amounted to
$34.1 billion or 19.2% of its overall imports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $8.6 billion
  2. Machinery: $8.1 billion
  3. Footwear: $1.3 billion
  4. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $1.2 billion
  5. Plastics: $1.2 billion
  6. Vehicles: $1.1 billion
  7. Toys, games: $1 billion
  8. Knit or crochet clothing: $951.6 million
  9. Iron or steel products: $920 million
10. Organic chemicals: $796.4 million
Top 10 Russia Imports from Germany

Germany's exports to Russia amounted to
$19.9 billion or 11.2% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $5.6 billion
  2. Vehicles: $2.7 billion
  3. Pharmaceuticals: $1.6 billion
  4. Electronic equipment: $1.4 billion
  5. Plastics: $1.4 billion
  6. Medical, technical equipment: $990.4 million
  7. Other chemical goods: $504.2 million
  8. Iron or steel products: $500.1 million
  9. Organic chemicals: $473.6 million
10. Paper: $365.1 million
Top 10 Russia Imports from Russia

America's exports to Russia amounted to
$10.8 billion or 6.1% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $2 billion
  2. Vehicles: $1.2 billion
  3. Medical, technical equipment: $943.4 million
  4. Electronic equipment: $752.1 million
  5. Pharmaceuticals: $666.6 million
  6. Other chemical goods: $398.3 million
  7. Oil seed: $293.8 million
  8. Plastics: $283.2 million
  9. Iron or steel products: $276.4 million
10. Inorganic chemicals: $152.4 million
Top 10 Russia Imports from Belarus

Belarus's exports to Russia amounted to
$8.4 billion or 4.8% of its overall imports.

  1. Dairy, eggs, honey: $1.5 billion
  2. Vehicles: $851.8 million
  3. Machinery: $692.4 million
  4. Meat: $562.9 million
  5. Plastics: $529.4 million
  6. Oil: $401.9 million
  7. Electronic equipment: $362.7 million
  8. Iron or steel products: $279.6 million
  9. Furniture, lighting, signs: $224.1 million
10. Meat, seafood preparations: $188.1 million
Top 10 Russia Imports from Italy

Italy's exports to Russia amounted to
$8.1 billion or 4.6% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $3 billion
  2. Electronic equipment: $505.5 million
  3. Pharmaceuticals: $472.8 million
  4. Plastics: $375 million
  5. Beverages: $262.1 million
  6. Iron or steel products: $248 million
  7. Footwear: $240.5 million
  8. Furniture, lighting, signs: $214.7 million
  9. Perfumes, cosmetics: $202.6 million
10. Vehicles: $181.1 million
Top 10 Russia Imports from Japan

Japan's exports to Russia amounted to
$6.7 billion or 3.8% of its overall imports.

  1. Vehicles: $3.1 billion
  2. Machinery: $1.4 billion
  3. Electronic equipment: $394.4 million
  4. Rubber: $383.5 million
  5. Medical, technical equipment: $289.9 million
  6. Plastics: $151.3 million
  7. Other manufactured products: $143.4 million
  8. Iron or steel products: $127.7 million
  9. Iron and steel: $76.5 million
10. Manmade staple fibers: $64.4 million
Top 10 Russia Imports from France

France's exports to Russia amounted to
$5.8 billion or 3.3% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $926.3 million
  2. Pharmaceuticals: $696.8 million
  3. Perfumes, cosmetics: $647.3 million
  4. Electronic equipment: $534.5 million
  5. Other chemical goods: $303.2 million
  6. Beverages: $270.3 million
  7. Plastics: $267.6 million
  8. Vehicles: $240.1 million
  9. Organic chemicals: $229.4 million
10. Medical, technical equipment: $165.8 million
Top 10 Russia Imports from Ukraine

Ukraine's exports to Russia amounted to
$5.5 billion or 3.1% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $918.1 million
  2. Iron and steel: $796.9 million
  3. Inorganic chemicals: $631.4 million
  4. Oil: $376.9 million
  5. Paper: $311.4 million
  6. Electronic equipment: $290.8 million
  7. Iron or steel products: $253.9 million
  8. Salt, sulphur, stone, cement: $186.9 million
  9. Plastics: $176.2 million
10. Furniture, lighting, signs: $130.4 million
Top 10 Russia Imports from Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan's exports to Russia amounted to
$4.7 billion or 2.6% of its overall imports.

  1. Oil: $1.1 billion
  2. Inorganic chemicals: $857.4 million
  3. Ores, slag, ash: $785.5 million
  4. Iron and steel: $471.9 million
  5. Gems, precious metals: $188.6 million
  6. Machinery: $162.8 million
  7. Salt, sulphur, stone, cement: $128.9 million
  8. Aluminum: $98.7 million
  9. Electronic equipment: $84.9 million
10. Iron or steel products: $72 million
Top 10 Russia Imports from South Korea

South Korea's exports to Russia amounted to
$4.5 billion or 2.5% of its overall imports.

  1. Vehicles: $1.1 billion
  2. Machinery: $771 million
  3. Electronic equipment: $717 million
  4. Plastics: $379.8 million
  5. Iron and steel: $177 million
  6. Rubber: $148.1 million
  7. Medical, technical equipment: $144.6 million
  8. Base metal tools, cutlery: $119.1 million
  9. Iron or steel products: $117.8 million
10. Oil: $89.7 million
Top 10 Russia Imports from Poland

Poland's exports to Russia amounted to
$4 billion or 2.3% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $613.8 million
  2. Electronic equipment: $556.1 million
  3. Plastics: $281.2 million
  4. Vehicles: $181 million
  5. Paper: $172.7 million
  6. Perfumes, cosmetics: $161 million
  7. Furniture, lighting, signs: $154.5 million
  8. Other manufactured products: $149.8 million
  9. Pharmaceuticals: $140.4 million
10. Iron or steel products: $125.7 million
Fastest-Growing Russian Imports 2015
Research Note: 
Import numbers rarely match the source exporters’ stats. Reasons for import-export statistical discrepancies include re-exports, time lags, misallocations, distinct trade reporting systems, different quantity measurements and country confidentiality rules. Also, transportation and insurance costs are sometimes added to import totals.
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Data source: Trade Map, International Trade Centre, www.intracen.org/marketanalysis