Top Russia Imports from the World
In 2018, Russia bought US$238.2 billion worth of imported products falling -16.9% since 2014 but up by 4.4% from 2017 to 2018.
Top 10 Russia Imports from China

China's exports to Russia amounted to
$52.2 billion or 21.9% of its overall imports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $14.4 billion
  2. Machinery: $12.1 billion
  3. Vehicles: $1.9 billion
  4. Footwear: $1.8 billion
  5. Plastics: $1.8 billion
  6. Toys, games: $1.5 billion
  7. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $1.5 billion
  8. Iron or steel products: $1.5 billion
  9. Organic chemicals: $1.4 billion
10. Medical, technical equipment: $1.1 billion
Top 10 Russia Imports from Germany

Germany's exports to Russia amounted to
$25.5 billion or 10.7% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $6.9 billion
  2. Vehicles: $3.8 billion
  3. Pharmaceuticals: $2.2 billion
  4. Electronic equipment: $1.8 billion
  5. Plastics: $1.7 billion
  6. Medical, technical equipment: $1.2 billion
  7. Iron or steel products: $729 million
  8. Other chemical goods: $603.4 million
  9. Organic chemicals: $522.2 million
10. Paper: $477.9 million
Top 10 Russia Imports from the US

America's exports to Russia amounted to
$12.7 billion or 5.3% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $2 billion
  2. Vehicles: $1.7 billion
  3. Medical, technical equipment: $1 billion
  4. Pharmaceuticals: $799.2 million
  5. Electronic equipment: $775.9 million
  6. Other chemical goods: $410.5 million
  7. Plastics: $359.8 million
  8. Perfumes, cosmetics: $226.1 million
  9. Iron or steel products: $221.5 million
10. Rubber: $166.2 million
Top 10 Russia Imports from Belarus

Belarus' exports to Russia amounted to
$12.2 billion or 5.1% of its overall imports.

  1. Dairy, eggs, honey: $1.7 billion
  2. Vehicles: $1.7 billion
  3. Machinery: $964.7 million
  4. Electronic equipment: $754.9 million
  5. Meat: $742.4 million
  6. Plastics: $684.7 million
  7. Iron or steel products: $482.1 million
  8. Meat, seafood preparations: $322 million
  9. Furniture, lighting, signs: $297.6 million
10. Wood: $237.1 million
Top 10 Russia Imports from Italy

Italy's exports to Russia amounted to
$10.6 billion or 4.4% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $3.3 billion
  2. Pharmaceuticals: $652.7 million
  3. Electronic equipment: $644.5 million
  4. Plastics: $510 million
  5. Beverages: $391.3 million
  6. Footwear: $376.1 million
  7. Iron or steel products: $370.9 million
  8. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $332.3 million
  9. Perfumes, cosmetics: $313.3 million
10. Vehicles: $263.9 million
Top 10 Russia Imports from France

France's exports to Russia amounted to
$9.6 billion or 4% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $1.2 billion
  2. Perfumes, cosmetics: $852.6 million
  3. Pharmaceuticals: $825.4 million
  4. Electronic equipment: $578.9 million
  5. Vehicles: $476.2 million
  6. Other chemical goods: $398.4 million
  7. Beverages: $377.8 million
  8. Plastics: $329.5 million
  9. Organic chemicals: $298.6 million
10. Medical, technical equipment: $229.2 million
Top 10 Russia Imports from Japan

Japan's exports to Russia amounted to
$8.8 billion or 3.7% of its overall imports.

  1. Vehicles: $4.2 billion
  2. Machinery: $1.8 billion
  3. Electronic equipment: $709.9 million
  4. Rubber: $471.7 million
  5. Medical, technical equipment: $406.6 million
  6. Iron or steel products: $163.8 million
  7. Plastics: $162.5 million
  8. Other manufactured products: $132.7 million
  9. Pharmaceuticals: $89.5 million
10. Mineral fuels including oil: $73.4 million
Top 10 Russia Imports from South Korea

South Korea's exports to Russia amounted to
$7 billion or 2.9% of its overall imports.

  1. Vehicles: $2 billion
  2. Machinery: $1.2 billion
  3. Electronic equipment: $921.7 million
  4. Plastics: $576.9 million
  5. Iron and steel: $325.3 million
  6. Rubber: $229.5 million
  7. Medical, technical equipment: $221.9 million
  8. Organic chemicals: $187.1 million
  9. Iron or steel products: $170.8 million
10. Furniture, lighting, signs: $164.8 million
Top 10 Russia Imports from Ukraine

Ukraine's exports to Russia amounted to
$5.5 billion or 2.3% of its overall imports.

  1. Iron and steel: $1.4 billion
  2. Inorganic chemicals: $921.1 million
  3. Machinery: $708.8 million
  4. Electronic equipment: $302.9 million
  5. Iron or steel products: $295.7 million
  6. Mineral fuels including oil: $240.3 million
  7. Paper: $198.8 million
  8. Railway, tram equipment: $179.1 million
  9. Plastics: $175.7 million
10. Salt, sulphur, stone, cement: $120.9 million
Top 10 Russia Imports from Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan's exports to Russia amounted to
$5.3 billion or 2.2% of its overall imports.

  1. Ores, slag, ash: $1.2 billion
  2. Iron and steel: $1.2 billion
  3. Inorganic chemicals: $656.7 million
  4. Mineral fuels including oil: $524.8 million
  5. Iron or steel products: $210.6 million
  6. Machinery: $151.8 million
  7. Salt, sulphur, stone, cement: $132.6 million
  8. Electronic equipment: $112.3 million
  9. Aluminum: $111.1 million
10. Organic chemicals: $93.6 million
Top 10 Russia Imports from Poland

Poland's exports to Russia amounted to
$5.1 billion or 2.2% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $1.1 billion
  2. Vehicles: $490.5 million
  3. Electronic equipment: $465.5 million
  4. Plastics: $309.6 million
  5. Perfumes, cosmetics: $201.9 million
  6. Paper: $195.3 million
  7. Rubber: $185.9 million
  8. Furniture, lighting, signs: $170.5 million
  9. Iron or steel products: $161.9 million
10. Pharmaceuticals: $147.4 million
Fastest-Growing Russian Imports 2018
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

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