The export of Moldovan goods to Russia in January-April 2020, compared with the same period in 2019, decreased by 3.1% - to $ 78.16 million.
As the National Bureau of Statistics told InfoMarket, at the same time, the supply of Russian products to Moldova in the first 4 months 2020, compared with the same period of the previous year, decreased by 20.1% - to $ 220.77 million. Herewith, the share of the Russian Federation in the total volume of Moldovan exports increased over the indicated period from 8.5% to 9.48%, while in imports, it decreased from 14.68% to 13.37%. According to the results of January-April 2020, Russia took the 2nd place in the list of the largest partners of Moldova in terms of the volume of purchases of Moldavian products after Romania, but at the same time took the 1st place in terms of volumes of product supplies to Moldova. Negative trade balance of Moldova with Russia in the first 4 months 2020 amounted to $ 142.61 million, a decrease of 27.1% compared with the same period in 2019. The data of the National Bureau of Statistics do not take into account the trade and economic operations of enterprises in the Transnistrian region.//19.06.2020 — InfoMarket.