Overview: In December 2020 Russia exported $1.82B and imported $357M from United Kingdom, resulting in a positive trade balance of $1.47B. Between December 2019 and December 2020 the exports of Russia have increased by $3.07M (0.17%) from $1.82B to $1.82B, while imports decreased by $-4.34M (-1.2%) from $361M to $357M.
Trade: In December 2020, the top exports of Russia to United Kingdom were Gold ($1.27B), Platinum ($259M), Commodities not elsewhere specified ($87.5M), Crude Petroleum ($59.2M), and Refined Petroleum ($34.4M). In December 2020 the top imports of Russia from United Kingdom were Hard Liquor ($38.4M), Packaged Medicaments ($29.3M), Cars ($26.2M), Large Construction Vehicles ($15.1M), and Scrap Copper ($8.35M).
Origins: In December 2020 the exports of Russia were mainly from MOSCOW, THE CAPITAL OF RUSSIAN FEDERATION ($1.32B), KOSTROMA REGION ($283M), AMUR REGION ($51.6M), YAMAL-NENETS AUTONOMOUS AREA ($25.8M), and SVERDLOVSK REGION ($25.4M), while imports destinations were mainly MOSCOW, THE CAPITAL OF RUSSIAN FEDERATION ($195M), MOSCOW REGION ($52.6M), ST. PETERSBURG ($34.7M), SVERDLOVSK REGION ($12.4M), and SAKHALIN REGION ($7.79M).
Growth: In December 2020, the increase in Russia's year-by-year exports to United Kingdom was explained primarily by an increase in product exports in Gold ($171M or 15.6%), Platinum ($144M or 125%), and Silver ($20.3M or 295%). In December 2020, the decrease in Russia's year-by-year imports from United Kingdom was explained primarily by an decrease in product imports in Cars ($-24M or -47.9%), Blood, antisera, vaccines, toxins and cultures ($-6.8M or -47.8%), and Machinery Having Individual Functions ($-6.5M or -80.7%).