News, archive: February 2019
In 2018, Russia imported 96.5 bln RUB worth of APIs (free circulation prices, VAT included), which is in monetary terms 30.6% higher than that in 2017. However, the dynamics are that high mostly due to higher import prices. In physical terms, the dynamics are -3% (11,900 tons.)
In 2018, Russia imported 531 bln RUB worth of ready-made pharmaceutical drugs (free circulation prices), which is in monetary terms only 1.1% higher than that in 2017, and 105.4 bln RUB worth o in-bulk pharmaceuticals, which is in monetary terms 10.3% higher than that in 2017. Despite the high dynamics of the in-bulk import, the import volume is much lower than that in 2016, when it was 111 bln RUB.