St. Petersburg

Federal subject in Russia

Exports (2019): $19.6B, Rnk 2 / 85

Top Destination (2019): $5.47B, Netherlands

Top Export (2019): $7.99B, Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,...

Imports (2019): $17.3B, Rnk 3 / 85

Top Origin (2019): $3.84B, China

Top Import (2019): $436M, Engines, spark-ignition reciprocating, over 1000 cc

Economic Complexity (2019): -0.3, Rnk 43 / 85

Exports: In 2019, Russia's St. Petersburg exported $19.6B, 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,... ($7.99B), Light petroleum distillates nes ($3.93B), Petroleum spirit for motor vehicles ($1.65B), Commodities not specified according to kind ($458M), and Coal tar distillation products nes ($413M).

Imports: In 2019, Russia's St. Petersburg imported $17.3B, 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 ($436M), Parts and accessories of bodies nes... ($363M), Transmissions for motor vehicles ($307M), Fruit, edible: bananas, other than plantains,... ($292M), and Pipe-line submerged arc welded steel diameter... ($260M).

Economic Complexity: In 2019, the highest complexity exports of St. Petersburg according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Newsprint (1.27), Vehicle Bodies (1.11), Large Construction Vehicles (0.88), Household Washing Machines (0.78), and Cathode Tubes (0.67). PCI measures the knowledge intensity of a product by considering the knowledge intensity of its exporters.

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Top Destination (2019): Netherlands, $5.47B

Top Product (2019): Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,..., $7.99B

In 2019 the top export destinations of St. Petersburg were Netherlands ($5.47B), Germany ($1.56B), China ($1.36B), Belarus ($1.33B), and United States ($1.21B).

In 2019 the top exports of St. Petersburg were Petroleum oils, oils from bituminous minerals,... ($7.99B), Light petroleum distillates nes ($3.93B), Petroleum spirit for motor vehicles ($1.65B), Commodities not specified according to kind ($458M), and Coal tar distillation products nes ($413M).

Export Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Exports Destination (February 2019 - February 2020)

Rapidly Declining Export Origins (February 2019 - February 2020)

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Top Origin (2019): China, $3.84B

Top Import (2019): Engines, spark-ignition reciprocating, over 1000 cc, $436M

In 2019 the top import origins of St. Petersburg were China ($3.84B), Germany ($1.46B), South Korea ($1.15B), Japan ($991M), and Finland ($805M).

In 2019 the top imports of St. Petersburg were Engines, spark-ignition reciprocating, over 1000 cc ($436M), Parts and accessories of bodies nes... ($363M), Transmissions for motor vehicles ($307M), Fruit, edible: bananas, other than plantains,... ($292M), and Pipe-line submerged arc welded steel diameter... ($260M).

Import Dynamics

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Fastest Growing Import Origins (February 2019 - February 2020)

Rapidly Declining Import Origins (February 2019 - February 2020)

Comparison in Time

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

Comparison Map

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The federal subjects of Russia with the highest exports in 2019 were Moscow, The Capital Of Russian Federation ($142B), St. Petersburg ($19.6B), Khanty-mansiysk Autonomous Area ($13.9B), Sakhalin Region ($11.3B), and Kemerovo Region ($10.9B)

The federal subjects of Russia with the highest imports in 2019 were Moscow, The Capital Of Russian Federation ($78B), Moscow Region ($20.1B), St. Petersburg ($17.3B), Kaliningrad Region ($5.68B), and Kaluga Region ($4.92B)

This section shows a prediction for total exports and imports from ST. PETERSBURG. The Prediction is based in a Long Short-Term Memory Model constructed using monthly trade data.

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Economic Complexity

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Economic Complexity of Russia

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St. Petersburg ranks 43rd out of the 85 federal subjects in Russia according to ECI.

Estimated using exports data.

Economic Complexity Ranking

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The economic complexity of a territory can change year to year. St. Petersburg it is in position 43rd considering its ECI in the last year.

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 Petroleum Gas (0.092), Ammonia (0.09), Nitrogenous Fertilizers (0.09), Raw Aluminium (0.085), and Gold (0.083).

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 (1.27), Vehicle Bodies (1.11), Large Construction Vehicles (0.88), Household Washing Machines (0.78), and Cathode Tubes (0.67). 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 (41.5), Sulphur (33.3), Newsprint (19.9), Iron Reductions (19.1), and Coal Tar Oil (15).

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.