Imports decreased by 2%
The trade volume with EAEU countries from January to February 2021 was close to 3 billion U.S. dollars, an increase of 1.3% over the same period last year. At the same time, exports increased by 9.1% to US$892.6 million, while imports fell by 1.7% to US$2.1 billion.Data clues finprom.kz.
Almost all of the trade volume between EAEU countries with Kazakhstan fell to Russia: more than US$2.7 billion, an increase of 1.2% from January to February 2020. Kyrgyzstan is closely followed by Belarus, with a trade volume of 112.4 million U.S. dollars, an increase of 16.9% over the previous year.
The trade volume with Kyrgyzstan in the first two months of this year was 109.8 million U.S. dollars, a decrease of 8.2% from 2020. The trade volume with Armenia increased by 32.2% in one year, but the highest was only US$2.3 million.
Exports to Russia amounted to 795.9 million U.S. dollars, an increase of 10.7% over the same period last year, and imports were 1.9 billion U.S. dollars, a decrease of 2.3% from January to February 2020.
Exports to Belarus reached 15.1 million U.S. dollars (an increase of 12.4%), and imports were 97.3 million U.S. dollars (an increase of 17.6%).
Exports to Kyrgyzstan fell by 5.6% to US$80.3 million, while imports-immediately fell by 14.6% to US$29.5 million.
Exports to Armenia increased by 19.3% to 1.3 million U.S. dollars, and imports increased by 1.5 times to 1.1 million U.S. dollars.
In monetary terms, the number of commodities exported to EAEU countries is the largest, with iron ore and concentrates and flat products made of steel decreasing.
The main imported products are passenger cars, natural gas and steel rods.