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* Update 2012 , September , 13 *  Russia: Imports of textiles and clothing, footwear rose in July


According to the report from the monthly monitoring program of the Russian Ministry of Economic Development (MER), in the July / 2012, Russian exports of goods to stabilize back with a turnover of $ 42 billion (up 3% with 6/2012)

 

Imported goods in the July / 2012 reached U.S. $ 30.1 billion. July / 2012 there was a breakthrough in the field of import of goods - after a long period of decline from 4 to 6/2012 compared to the same period last year (the largest decline in June - about 3.4 %). Merchandise imports in July / 2012 has increased by 9.4% compared to July / 2011 and up 12.2% compared to June / 2012.

Imported goods in the July / 2012 reached U.S. $ 30.1 billion. July / 2012 there was a breakthrough in the field of import of goods - after a long period of decline from 4 to 6/2012 compared to the same period last year (the largest decline in June - about 3.4 %). Merchandise imports in July / 2012 has increased by 9.4% compared to July / 2011 and up 12.2% compared to June / 2012

Imports of goods have been improved thanks to the accelerated growth of basic commodities. Specifically, imports of textiles and apparel, footwear, machinery, and chemical products have increased significantly.

Russia foreign trade surplus seven months of the year rose 6,9%, to 121.1 billion.

According to the report of the Russian,s Ministry of Economic Development (MER), in the first seven months of 2012 Russia foreign trade surplus reaches U.S. $ 121.1 billion, up 6.9 percent from the same period last year.