St. Petersburg

Federal subject in NORTH WEST FEDERAL DISTRICT, district of Russia

Exports (2019): $25.9B, Rnk 2/85

Top Destination (2019): $7.56B, Netherlands

Top Export (2019): $9.85B, Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,...

Imports (2019): $21.8B, Rnk 3/85

Top Origin (2019): $4.89B, China

Top Import (2019): $521M, Engines, spark-ignition reciprocating, over 1000 cc

Economic Complexity (2019): -0.46, Rnk 49 / 85

Overview: This page contains the latest international trade data for ST. PETERSBURG, including export and import data.

Exports: In 2019, Russia's St. Petersburg exported $25.9B, making it the 2nd largest exporter out of the 85 exporters in Russia. In 2019 the top exports of St. Petersburg were Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,... ($9.85B), Light petroleum distillates nes ($5.69B), Petroleum spirit for motor vehicles ($2.35B), Coal tar distillation products nes ($712M), and Commodities not specified according to kind ($655M).

Imports: In 2019, Russia's St. Petersburg imported $21.8B, making it the 3rd largest importer out of the 85 importers in Russia. In 2019 top imports of St. Petersburg were Engines, spark-ignition reciprocating, over 1000 cc ($521M), Parts and accessories of bodies nes... ($438M), Transmissions for motor vehicles ($422M), Commodities not specified according to kind ($342M), and Pipe-line submerged arc welded steel diameter... ($326M).

Economic Complexity: In 2019, the highest complexity exports of St. Petersburg according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Newsprint (1.13), Vehicle Bodies (0.91), Cathode Tubes (0.67), Other Large Iron Pipes (0.66), and Stone Processing Machines (0.57). PCI measures the knowledge intensity of a product by considering the knowledge intensity of its exporters.

Yearly Exports

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Top Destination (2019): Netherlands, $7.56B

Top Product (2019): Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,..., $9.85B

In 2019 the top export destinations of St. Petersburg were Netherlands ($7.56B), Germany ($2.36B), China ($1.77B), United States ($1.72B), and Belarus ($1.55B).

In 2019 the top exports of St. Petersburg were Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,... ($9.85B), Light petroleum distillates nes ($5.69B), Petroleum spirit for motor vehicles ($2.35B), Coal tar distillation products nes ($712M), and Commodities not specified according to kind ($655M).

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Exports Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Exports Destination (Nov 2019 - Nov 2020)

Rapidly Declining Export Origins (Nov 2019 - Nov 2020)

Yearly Imports

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Top Origin (2019): China, $4.89B

Top Import (2019): Engines, spark-ignition reciprocating, over 1000 cc, $521M

In 2019 the top import origins of St. Petersburg were China ($4.89B), Germany ($1.84B), South Korea ($1.41B), Japan ($1.24B), and Finland ($1.04B).

In 2019 the top imports of St. Petersburg were Engines, spark-ignition reciprocating, over 1000 cc ($521M), Parts and accessories of bodies nes... ($438M), Transmissions for motor vehicles ($422M), Commodities not specified according to kind ($342M), and Pipe-line submerged arc welded steel diameter... ($326M).

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Imports Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Import Origins (Nov 2019 - Nov 2020)

Rapidly Declining Import Origins (Nov 2019 - Nov 2020)

Comparison in Time

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This section shows differences between total trade from ST. PETERSBURG throughout time.

Economic Complexity

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Economic Complexity of Russia

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St. Petersburg ranks 49th out of the 85 districts in Russia according to ECI.

Estimated using exports data.

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Export Opportunities by Relatedness

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The top export opportunities according to the relatedness level, without considering those products were St. Petersburg already has a comparative advantage, are led by Ammonia (0.095), Petroleum Gas (0.094), Coal Briquettes (0.09), Semi chemical Woodpulp (0.09), and Dried Legumes (0.09).

Most Complex Products by PCI

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The highest complexity exports of St. Petersburg according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Newsprint (1.13), Vehicle Bodies (0.91), Cathode Tubes (0.67), Other Large Iron Pipes (0.66), and Stone Processing Machines (0.57). PCI measures the knowledge intensity of a product by considering the knowledge intensity of its exporters.

Most Specialized Products by RCA Index

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The most specialized products according to the RCA index are led by Tar (27.6), Sulphur (26), Copper Powder (18.3), Coal Tar Oil (18.3), and Newsprint (17.3).

The product space is a network connecting products that are likely to be co-exported. The product space can be used to predict future exports, since St. Petersburg is more likely to start exporting products that are related to current exports. Relatedness measures the distance between a product, and all of the products it is currently specialized in.

Relatedness Space

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This network shows the products most related to the production structure of  St. Petersburg. These are products that tend to be co-exported with the products that St. Petersburg exports. Higher relatedness values ​​indicate greater knowledge, which predicts a greater probability of exporting that product in the future.

Diversification Frontier

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The Complexity-Relatedness diagram compares the risk and the strategic value of a territory's potential export oppotunities. Relatedness is a predictive of the probability that a country increases its exports in a product. Complexity, is associated with higher levels of income, economic growth, less income inequality, and lower emissions.