According to the RF Federal Customs Service statistics, during 2020 Russia imported 48.5 mn pairs of leather footwear, down 19.4% year-on-year. In terms of value, leather footwear import decreased by 20.5% year-on-year down to $1.3 bn.
Clothes import into Russia declined by 5.9% down to $6.9 bn.
Cotton fabric import during 2020 was up 2.8% year-on-year to $171.6 mn.
Cotton fabric export from Russia grew by 3.2% year-on-year up to $51.5 mn.
In December, leather footwear import declined by 37.5% year-on-year and up 42.9% month-on-month making 3 mn pairs worth $103 mn, down 12.9% year-on-year and up 44.5% month-on-month.
Clothes import was down 14.9% year-on-year and up 13.5% month-on-month to $551.8 mn.
Cotton fabric import in December grew by 2.7% year-on-year and by 10.7% month-on-month amounting to $18.7 mn.
Cotton fabric export increased by 11.4% year-on-year and by 4.3% month-on-month to make $4.9 mn.