Russia-North Korea: In 2018, Russia exported $32.1M to North Korea. The main products exported from Russia to North Korea were Refined Petroleum ($20.4M), Soybean Oil ($4.18M), and Wheat Flours ($2.36M). During the last 22 years the exports of Russia to North Korea have decreased at an annualized rate of 0.5%,
from $35.8M in 1996 to $32.1M in 2018. In 2018, Russia exported
services to North Korea worth
$57.6M, with Travel ($54.9M), Transportation ($1.6M), and Construction services ($900k) being the largest in terms of value.
North Korea-Russia: In 2018, North Korea exported $1.96M to Russia. The main products exported from North Korea to Russia were Wind Instruments ($1.35M), Propylene Polymers ($171k), and Vehicle Parts ($108k). During the last 22 years the exports of North Korea to Russia have decreased at an annualized rate of 11.5%,
from $28.7M in 1996 to $1.96M in 2018.
Comparison: In 2018, Russia ranked 41 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 0.6),
and 13 in total exports ($427B).
That same year, North Korea ranked 80 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI -0.27), and
167 in total exports ($291M). In terms of GDP Per Capita, Russia was ranked 69 with a GDP Per Capita of $11,289, while
North Korea has no data regarding GDP Per Capita in 2018.