The digest was prepared jointly with Far Eastern Federal University. It assesses the prospects for trade and economic relations between Russia and China, as well as the role of the Far Eastern Federal District in this cooperation. The digest provides an analysis of key indicators of the development of foreign trade relations: the volume of trade, exports and imports, as well as the country and commodity structure of foreign trade of the Russian Federation, China and the Far Eastern Federal District. An assessment is given of the prospects for the development of trade between the Russian Federation and China in the short and medium term, the main risks and challenges of the development of economic relations are presented. The digest contains recommendations on strengthening the trade partnership between Russia and China.