In general, according to the Federal Customs Service, the turnover rate is 28% higher than last year. The volume of exports increased by 25%, imports - by 41.5%.
The share of non-primary non-energy goods in exports was 68%. Such products were sold abroad for $ 1.8 billion - 43% more than in 2020.
Six main commodity groups form the basis of Bashkiria's exports: oil and oil products, products of the chemical industry and rubber, mechanical engineering, food and raw materials for it, timber and pulp and paper products, metals and products from them, the State Committee RB for Foreign Economic Activity recalled.
In the ranking of regions, Bashkiria takes 25th place in terms of exports, while the republic is in first place in terms of exports of carbonates, particle boards, cables, cords, and polyvinyl chloride; it is second in the export of turbo engines and gas turbines, it is third in soda ash, the State Committee noted.
The top ten counterparty countries of Bashkortostan in January-September 2021 included China, Kazakhstan, Belarus, the Netherlands, Finland, Turkey, the United States, Germany, Latvia, Uzbekistan. Trade turnover with these countries amounted to more than $ 2 billion (62% of the total foreign trade turnover).