Few facts – Russian Federation

        

The population – 145 million

The territory – 17075,4 thousands square km

Nations – more than 120

The GDP 2012 – US $ 2117,2 billion

         Growth 3,4 % (lower than planned)

Foreign trade turnover totaled US $ 839,6 billion

Trade share with Africa in 2012 only 1,0 % of total

Export amounted to US $  525,4 billion (growth 1,7%)

         Gas and oil: 71,4%

Import amounted to US $ 314,2 billion (growth 2,7%)

         Machinery 50,2%; food 12,9%

Main trade partners:

         China - US $ 87,6 billion

         Netherlands - US $  82,8 billion

         Germany - US $ 73,9 billion