Russians in Taiwan form a small community. As of June 2009, there are about 1,000 Russians living in Taiwan.
Russian immigrants first came to Taiwan in 1949 from Shanghai and Xinjiang. In recent years, Russians have been coming to Taiwan for work and further education. There are currently about 200 Russian students studying at institutions in Taiwan. Today there are around 300 Russian citizens in the consular register in Taipei.
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