Russia Country DataArea:
total: 17,075,200 sq km
land: 16,995,800 sq km
water: 79,400 sq kmClimate:
ranges from steppes in the south through humid continental in much of European Russia subarctic in Siberia to tundra climate in the polar north winters vary from cool along Black Sea coast to frigid in Siberia summers vary from warm in the steppes to cool along Arctic coastTerrain:
broad plain with low hills west of Urals vast coniferous forest and tundra in Siberia uplands and mountains along southern border regionsNatural resources:
wide natural resource base including major deposits of oil, natural gas, coal, and many strategic minerals, timber
note: formidable obstacles of climate, terrain, and distance hinder exploitation of natural resourcesPopulation:
140,702,094 [July 2008 est.]Age structure:
0-14 years: 14.6% [male 10,577,858/female 10,033,254]
15-64 years: 71.2% [male 48,187,807/female 52,045,102]
65 years and over: 14.1% [male 6,162,400/female 13,695,673] [2008 est.]Nationality:
adjective: RussianEthnic groups:
Russian 79.8%, Tatar 3.8%, Ukrainian 2%, Bashkir 1.2%, Chuvash 1.1%, other or unspecified 12.1% [2002 census]Languages:
Russian, many minority languagesCapital:
geographic coordinates: 55 45 N, 37 35 E
time difference: UTC+3 [8 hours ahead of Washington, DC during Standard Time]
daylight saving time: +1hr, begins last Sunday in March ends last Sunday in October
note: Russia is divided into 11 time zonesNational holiday:
Russia Day, 12 June GDP - composition by sector:
services: 56.2% [2007 est.]Labor force:
74.1 million [2007 est.]Budget:
revenues: $299 billion
expenditures: $262 billion [2007 est.]Agriculture - products:
grain, sugar beets, sunflower seed, vegetables, fruits beef, milkIndustries:
complete range of mining and extractive industries producing coal, oil, gas, chemicals, and metals all forms of machine building from rolling mills to high-performance aircraft and space vehicles defense industries including radar, missile production, and advanced electronic components, shipbuilding road and rail transportation equipment communications equipment agricultural machinery, tractors, and construction equipment electric power generating and transmitting equipment medical and scientific instruments consumer durables, textiles, foodstuffs, handicraftsExports:
$365 billion [2007 est.]Exports - commodities:
petroleum and petroleum products, natural gas, wood and wood products, metals, chemicals, and a wide variety of civilian and military manufacturesExports - partners:
Netherlands 12.3%, Italy 8.6%, Germany 8.4%, China 5.4%, Ukraine 5.1%, Turkey 4.9%, Switzerland 4.1% Imports:
$260.4 billion [2007 est.]Imports - commodities:
machinery and equipment, consumer goods, medicines, meat, sugar, semifinished metal productsImports - partners:
Germany 13.9%, China 9.7%, Ukraine 7%, Japan 5.9%, South Korea 5.1%, US 4.8%, France 4.4%, Italy 4.3% Currency (code):
Russian ruble [RUB]Exchange rates:
Russian rubles per US dollar - 25.659 , 27.19 , 28.284 , 28.814 , 30.692 Airports:
total: 87,157 km
broad gauge: 86,200 km 1.520-m gauge [40,300 km electrified]
narrow gauge: 957 km 1.067-m gauge [on Sakhalin Island]
note: an additional 30,000 km of non-common carrier lines serve industries Merchant marine:
total: 1,130 ships [1000 GRT or over] 4,712,349 GRT/5,747,083 DWT
by type: bulk carrier 28, cargo 718, carrier 2, chemical tanker 27, combination ore/oil 35, container 10, passenger 15, passenger/cargo 8, petroleum tanker 215, refrigerated cargo 51, roll on/roll off 14, specialized tanker 7
foreign-owned: 101 [Belgium 6, Cyprus 2, Germany 2, Greece 1, South Korea 1, Latvia 2, Switzerland 6, Turkey 70, Ukraine 10, US 1]
registered in other countries: 469 [Antigua and Barbuda 5, Bahamas 5, Belize 39, Bulgaria 1, Cambodia 112, Comoros 9, Cyprus 50, Dominica 2, Georgia 17, North Korea 1, Liberia 87, Malta 66, Marshall Islands 4, Mongolia 17, Panama 9, Sierra Leone 5, St Kitts and Nevis 14, St Vincent and The Grenadines 19, Thailand 1, Tuvalu 4, Vanuatu 1, Venezuela 1, unknown 21] Ports and terminals:
Azov, Kaliningrad, Kavkaz, Nakhodka, Novorossiysk, Primorsk, Saint Petersburg, Vostochnyy
Trade Leads of companies wanting to do business with Russia
Solid Teak Wood For Flooring Parquet And Decking From Indonesia - andana ( Indonesia ) - Offers to Sell and Export - Sun 07 Dec, 2014 5:33 pm - solid teak wood for flooring decking and parquet is the best wood in the world and we able to produced and supply it
apply both for indoor and out...
Targeted Countries: Russia Japan USA
Oil Seals, O Rings, Industrial Rubber Products And Rubber Molded Products - RetiredArchivedLeads ( Usa ) - Offers to Sell and Export - Sat 28 Apr, 2007 2:01 am - sarvaya global is a manufacturer supplier and exporter of premium quality industrial rubber products and rubber molded products
our range of ‘...
Targeted Countries: South Africa Germany Russia
Cocoa Powder Product Cacao Powder Alkalized 10 / 12 - Shangkefood ( China ) - Offers to Sell and Export - Thu 04 Jun, 2009 12:58 am - we are cocoa manufacturer expoter based in china since our establishment in 1997 we have specialised in producing a full range of cocoa products ...
Targeted Countries: Brazil Russia Ukraine
Gasoline Powered Snow Thrower - Dextools ( China ) - Offers to Sell and Export - Mon 17 Mar, 2008 8:05 am - gasoline powered snow thrower
engine power 9 0hp
engine type 177f 270cc ohv 4 cycle
start mode manual electric
working width 71 cm
Targeted Countries: Russia Canada
The Generator Or The Generating Set - Shanghaihengjinpower ( China ) - Wanted International Agents and Distributors - Tue 18 Mar, 2008 4:17 am - the diesel generating set engine cummins perkins man alternator stamford marathon etc
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Targeted Countries: Russia Kenya Iran
The Generating Set, The Power Range Is From 20kva To 2000kva - Shanghaihengjinpower ( China ) - Wanted International Agents and Distributors - Tue 18 Mar, 2008 4:27 am - the generating set the power range is from 20kva to 2000kva engine cummins perkins man alternator stamford marathon the factory is shanghai...
Targeted Countries: Russia Kenya Iran
Sell Mechanical Seal For Pump - Trisunsealrobert ( China ) - Offers to Sell and Export - Tue 18 Mar, 2008 8:00 am - my name is robert from trisun seal shanghai our products are cartridge seals metal bellow seals dry gas seals mixer amp amp agitator seals spli...
Targeted Countries: Russia
Beautiful Reliable Cotton Indian Bathmats And Rugs - Yashomatiimportexportco ( India ) - Offers to Sell and Export - Sun 23 Mar, 2008 5:40 am - we are exporter from india having our tradeoffices and network in india as well as in europe we have a large variety of home furnishing products
Targeted Countries: Ukraine Canada Russia
Rug With Classical Indian Designs - Yashomatiimportexportco ( India ) - Offers to Sell and Export - Mon 24 Mar, 2008 10:41 am - india is famous for its hand made traditional as well modern darries carpets rugs regions like kashmir varanasi bhadohi kolkatta kerala are th...
Targeted Countries: Russia Mauritius
Supply Door , Container , Pellet, Cabinet Hinges - Jasonzhao411 ( China ) - Offers to Sell and Export - Fri 28 Mar, 2008 4:45 am - botec hardware mfg corp botec is one of the fastest growing hardware manufacturers and distributors in china we supply stamping custom hardware pa...
Targeted Countries: Chile Russia Sweden
Handmade Turquoise Jewellery - Qh0971 ( China ) - Offers to Sell and Export - Tue 01 Apr, 2008 8:45 am - material 925 silver + coral turquoise
pendant size 21mm
made in nepal
plz browse our company's website http www tibet crafts cn...
Targeted Countries: Italy Russia Sweden
Lever Handle , Stainless Steel Handle, Mortise Lock, Profile Cylinder, Stainless Steel Hinge, - Hydeland ( China ) - Offers to Sell and Export - Wed 02 Apr, 2008 12:58 am - tubular lockset is an economical and easy to install product
particularly adaptable for residential use ...
Targeted Countries: USA Mexico Russia