26 July 2010, Monday, 14:27
author: Galya Nabieva
The external circulation of Bashkortostan made up 4,2 billion USD in January-May 2010, thus reaching the maximal five-month index for the whole history of the Republican foreign trade. This showing increased 2,3 times as compared with the same period of time in 2009, the Ministry of industry, investment and innovational policy RB reports.
In 2010 81 countries have become the buyers of the Republican output and Bashkortostan in its turn has acquired the goods of 55 countries. Stable economic relations are maintained with the European countries, the USA, China, India, Turkey, Japan, Arab countries and other states. Such countries as Netherlands, France, Latvia, Czechia, Kazakhstan, Turkey, Poland, Hungary, China and the USA form the Top 10 of the Republican partners with the share equal to 2/3 of the whole external trade circulation RB. In the geographic structure the priority still belongs to CIS – 85% of the whole commodity circulation.