US trade (export - import) with Uzbekistan in 2018

Published or Updated: Jun 14, 2019

The report on US foreign trade in goods with Uzbekistan in 2018: exports, imports, balance, product types and groups, dynamics.

US Trade with Uzbekistan

In 2018, US trade with Uzbekistan totaled $317.5 million, up 110.11% ($166.4 million) from 2017.

US exports to Uzbekistan in 2018 totaled $298.5 million, up 119.09% ($162.3 million) from 2017.

US imports from Uzbekistan in 2018 totaled $19.0 million, up 27.78% ($4.1 million) from 2017.

US trade surplus with Uzbekistan in 2018 was $279.5 million, a 130.27% increase ($158.1 million) over 2017.

Uzbekistan was the US 138th largest trading partner in 2018 (up from 152nd in 2017), accounting for 0.0074% of US total trade (up from 0.0038% in 2017).

Uzbekistan was the US 118th largest export market in 2018 (up from 131st in 2017), accounting for 0.0179% of US total exports (up from 0.0088% in 2017).

Uzbekistan was the US 157th largest supplier in 2018 (up from 158th in 2017), accounting for 0.0007% of US total imports (up from 0.0006% in 2017).

US Exports to Uzbekistan

The major share of US exports to Uzbekistan in 2018 (and in 2017) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 73.37% of US total exports to Uzbekistan (21.05% in 2017);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 7.76% of US total exports to Uzbekistan (11.22% in 2017);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 0.67% of US total exports to Uzbekistan (6.53% in 2017);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 0.35% of US total exports to Uzbekistan (2.69% in 2017).

The largest gains in US exports to Uzbekistan in 2018 over 2017 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - an increase of $163.1 million;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $27.2 million;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - an increase of $5.6 million;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - an increase of $1.9 million.

The largest declines in US exports to Uzbekistan in 2018 over 2017 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - a decrease of $25.4 million;
  • Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans (HS code 49) - a decrease of $6.8 million;
  • Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage (HS code 06) - a decrease of $2.2 million;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $1.2 million;
  • Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) (HS code 42) - a decrease of $1.0 million.
US exports to Uzbekistan in 2018 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in 2018
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in 2017
(USD thousand)
Change
in 2018
over 2017
(%)
01 Live animals 317.1 0.11 0.0
02 Meat and edible meat offal 23.7 0.01 222.7-89.37
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 43.9 0.01 0.0
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 113.7 0.04 66.571.12
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 0.0 0.00 2,240.2-100.00
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 25.5 0.01 139.1-81.67
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 0.0 0.00 454.5-100.00
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 36.8 0.01 0.0
10 Cereals 21.6 0.01 23.4-7.69
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 367.0 0.12 493.5-25.63
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 0.0 0.00 20.9-100.00
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 0.0 0.00 4.5-100.00
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 0.0 0.00 2.6-100.00
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 9.6 0.00 0.0
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 93.1 0.03 0.0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 193.1 0.06 124.055.73
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 31.0 0.01 128.9-75.93
29 Organic chemicals 54.8 0.02 0.0
30 Pharmaceutical products 3,051.1 1.02 1,149.0165.55
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 95.7 0.03 33.9182.19
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 1,354.4 0.45 1,649.1-17.87
34 Soap, organic surface-active agents, washing preparations, lubricating preparations, artificial waxes, prepared waxes, polishing or scouring preparations, candles and similar articles, modeling pastes, "dental waxes" and dental preparations with a basis of plaster 88.9 0.03 64.437.96
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 51.0 0.02 0.0
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 249.7 0.08 20.61,109.49
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 12.8 0.00 90.8-85.94
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 835.6 0.28 381.6118.94
39 Plastics and articles thereof 570.4 0.19 623.3-8.50
40 Rubber and articles thereof 16,760.8 5.61 11,152.850.28
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 0.0 0.00 1,008.3-100.00
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 147.8 0.05 114.828.79
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 0.0 0.00 200.0-100.00
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 167.2 0.06 110.551.38
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 1,693.0 0.57 8,474.9-80.02
52 Cotton 0.0 0.00 34.5-100.00
54 Man-made filaments 36.9 0.01 757.7-95.13
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 18.2-100.00
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 0.0 0.00 14.4-100.00
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 7.0 0.00 0.0
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 5.1 0.00 8.3-38.37
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 8.9 0.00 0.0
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 31.1 0.01 12.4150.90
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 73.2 0.02 35.3107.72
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 28.9 0.01 0.0
69 Ceramic products 75.9 0.03 3.12,325.31
70 Glass and glassware 19.1 0.01 18.24.78
73 Articles of iron or steel 993.2 0.33 291.3240.98
74 Copper and articles thereof 2.5 0.00 0.0
75 Nickel and articles thereof 7.0 0.00 68.9-89.81
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 10.4 0.00 32.1-67.72
79 Zinc and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 10.9-100.00
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 0.0 0.00 10.1-100.00
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 395.9 0.13 699.2-43.37
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 176.4 0.06 79.3122.50
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 33,404.7 11.19 6,222.0436.88
85 Electrical machinery and equipment and parts thereof; sound recorders and reproducers, television image and sound recorders and reproducers, and parts and accessories of such articles 7,027.3 2.35 6,286.611.78
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 732.3 0.25 1,947.9-62.41
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 172,375.5 57.74 9,309.01,751.72
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 0.0 0.00 8.0-100.00
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 5,503.1 1.84 4,909.512.09
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 13.6 0.00 5.3156.61
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.00 3.0-100.00
94 Furniture; bedding, mattresses, mattress supports, cushions and similar stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings, not elsewhere specified or included; illuminated sign illuminated nameplates and the like; prefabricated buildings 168.6 0.06 35.5374.84
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 126.8 0.04 149.5-15.17
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 24.1 0.01 0.0
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 17.8 0.01 0.0
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 50,852.5 17.03 76,291.9-33.34

US Imports from Uzbekistan

The major share of US imports from Uzbekistan in 2018 (and in 2017) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 42.09% of US total imports from Uzbekistan (38.80% in 2017);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 9.22% of US total imports from Uzbekistan (13.13% in 2017);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 5.08% of US total imports from Uzbekistan (0.64% in 2017);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 3.39% of US total imports from Uzbekistan (1.78% in 2017);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 0.00% of US total imports from Uzbekistan (1.34% in 2017).

The largest gains in US imports from Uzbekistan in 2018 over 2017 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - an increase of $1.9 million;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - an increase of $1.2 million;
  • Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers (HS code 07) - an increase of $0.9 million;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted (HS code 61) - an increase of $0.6 million;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $0.6 million;
  • Live animals (HS code 01) - an increase of $0.1 million;
  • Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags (HS code 63) - an increase of $0.1 million;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted (HS code 62) - an increase of $0.1 million.

The largest declines in US imports from Uzbekistan in 2018 over the 2017 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder (HS code 12) - a decrease of $0.4 million;
  • Coffee, tea, maté and spices (HS code 09) - a decrease of $0.3 million;
  • Ores, slag and ash (HS code 26) - a decrease of $0.2 million;
  • Electrical machinery and equipment and parts thereof; sound recorders and reproducers, television image and sound recorders and reproducers, and parts and accessories of such articles (HS code 85) - a decrease of $0.2 million;
  • Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes (HS code 28) - a decrease of $0.2 million;
  • Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques (HS code 97) - a decrease of $0.1 million.
US imports from Uzbekistan in 2018 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of imports
in 2018
(USD thousand)
Share
in total import
(%)
Value
of imports
in 2017
USD thousand)
Change
in 2018
over 2017
(%)
01 Live animals 269.3 1.42 166.861.48
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 0.0 0.00 17.4-100.00
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 87.1 0.46 57.850.83
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 1,901.2 10.01 993.591.37
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 3,463.7 18.24 1,612.5114.80
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 1,055.8 5.56 1,391.9-24.15
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 26.9 0.14 0.0
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 969.8 5.11 1,389.1-30.19
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 0.0 0.00 32.9-100.00
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 15.8 0.08 10.551.38
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 72.0 0.38 17.6308.35
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 19.1 0.10 16.912.99
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 111.5 0.59 60.185.60
26 Ores, slag and ash 0.0 0.00 198.5-100.00
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 1,513.3 7.97 1,688.9-10.40
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 0.0 0.00 4.7-100.00
34 Soap, organic surface-active agents, washing preparations, lubricating preparations, artificial waxes, prepared waxes, polishing or scouring preparations, candles and similar articles, modeling pastes, "dental waxes" and dental preparations with a basis of plaster 0.0 0.00 10.7-100.00
39 Plastics and articles thereof 236.9 1.25 246.3-3.79
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 1.1 0.01 0.0
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 0.0 0.00 30.9-100.00
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 22.0 0.12 0.0
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 2.2 0.01 0.0
50 Silk 4.8 0.03 2.4100.00
52 Cotton 1.3 0.01 0.0
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 6.1 0.03 30.5-79.98
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 14.4 0.08 0.0
60 Knitted or crocheted fabrics 24.4 0.13 0.0
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 654.5 3.45 17.53,639.54
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 79.6 0.42 0.0
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 99.8 0.53 0.0
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 3.9 0.02 0.0
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 75.5 0.40 45.466.11
69 Ceramic products 2.4 0.01 0.0
70 Glass and glassware 29.0 0.15 0.0
74 Copper and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 11.4-100.00
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 36.4-100.00
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 2.2 0.01 0.0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 621.4 3.27 40.61,429.66
85 Electrical machinery and equipment and parts thereof; sound recorders and reproducers, television image and sound recorders and reproducers, and parts and accessories of such articles 23.3 0.12 221.1-89.48
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.00 3.0-100.00
94 Furniture; bedding, mattresses, mattress supports, cushions and similar stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings, not elsewhere specified or included; illuminated sign illuminated nameplates and the like; prefabricated buildings 5.0 0.03 0.0
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 4.8 0.03 0.0
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 7.3 0.04 14.3-49.13
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 788.4 4.15 908.8-13.24
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 6,774.7 35.67 5,583.421.34
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Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce