US trade with Uzbekistan in the 2nd quarter of 2017

Published or Updated: Sep 26, 2017

The report on US foreign trade in goods with Uzbekistan in the 2nd quarter of 2017: exports, imports, balance, product types and groups, dynamics.

US Trade with Uzbekistan

In the 2nd quarter of 2017, US trade with Uzbekistan was $26.1 million, down 26.08% ($9.2 million) from the 2nd quarter of 2016.

US exports to Uzbekistan in the 2nd quarter of 2017 totaled $18.7 million, up 45.97% ($5.9 million) from the 2nd quarter of 2016.

US imports from Uzbekistan in the 2nd quarter of 2017 were $7.4 million, down 67.02% ($15.1 million) from the 2nd quarter of 2016.

US trade balance with Uzbekistan went from a deficit of $9.7 million in the 2nd quarter of 2016, to a surplus of $11.2 million in the 2nd quarter of 2017.

Uzbekistan was the US 165th largest trading partner in the 2nd quarter of 2017 (down from 148th in the 2nd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0026% of US total trade (down from 0.0038% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

Uzbekistan was the US 147th largest export market in the 2nd quarter of 2017 (up from 156th in the 2nd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0049% of US total exports (up from 0.0035% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

Uzbekistan was the US 147th largest supplier in the 2nd quarter of 2017 (down from 124th in the 2nd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0012% of US total imports (down from 0.0040% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

US Exports to Uzbekistan

The major share of US exports to Uzbekistan in the 2nd quarter of 2017 (and in the 2nd quarter of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 28.65% of US total exports to Uzbekistan (38.03% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 20.62% of US total exports to Uzbekistan (8.54% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 12.81% of US total exports to Uzbekistan (0.41% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 2.46% of US total exports to Uzbekistan (1.34% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 1.66% of US total exports to Uzbekistan (5.03% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 0.42% of US total exports to Uzbekistan (1.66% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in US exports to Uzbekistan in the 2nd quarter of 2017 over the 2nd quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - an increase of $3.2 million;
  • Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans (HS code 49) - an increase of $2.1 million;
  • Man-made filaments (HS code 54) - an increase of $0.4 million;
  • Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations (HS code 33) - an increase of $0.3 million;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $0.2 million;
  • Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal (HS code 82) - an increase of $0.2 million;
  • Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard (HS code 47) - an increase 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) - an increase of $0.1 million;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $0.1 million;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - an increase of $0.1 million;
  • Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included (HS code 05) - an increase of $0.1 million.

The largest declines in US exports to Uzbekistan in the 2nd quarter of 2017 over the 2nd quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - a decrease of $0.6 million;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - a decrease of $0.5 million;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - a decrease of $0.2 million;
  • Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares (HS code 19) - a decrease of $0.1 million;
  • Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof (HS code 56) - a decrease of $0.1 million;
  • Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers (HS code 07) - a decrease of $0.1 million.
US exports to Uzbekistan in the 2nd quarter of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in Q2 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in Q2 2016
(USD thousand)
Change
in Q2 2017
over Q2 2016
(%)
02 Meat and edible meat offal 0.0 0.00 14.5-100.00
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 66.5 0.36 0.0
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 10.2 0.05 0.0
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 0.0 0.00 80.0-100.00
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 2.6 0.01 0.0
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 0.0 0.00 117.7-100.00
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 0.0 0.00 6.3-100.00
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 10.6 0.06 0.0
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 31.8 0.17 0.0
30 Pharmaceutical products 54.4 0.29 631.5-91.38
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 0.0 0.00 7.9-100.00
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 265.0 1.42 9.32,756.71
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 51.5 0.28 0.0
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 20.6 0.11 0.0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 149.6 0.80 182.5-18.02
39 Plastics and articles thereof 73.6 0.39 245.1-69.98
40 Rubber and articles thereof 3,201.5 17.16 15.021,312.15
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 200.0 1.07 0.0
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 22.1 0.12 17.625.76
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 2,167.7 11.62 34.76,143.12
54 Man-made filaments 459.1 2.46 72.3535.27
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 91.5-100.00
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 0.0 0.00 3.9-100.00
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 0.0 0.00 3.0-100.00
70 Glass and glassware 0.0 0.00 21.1-100.00
73 Articles of iron or steel 48.1 0.26 577.8-91.67
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 2.6-100.00
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 221.3 1.19 0.0
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 39.7 0.21 62.4-36.30
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 1,290.7 6.92 1,062.121.52
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 1,165.6 6.25 1,047.311.29
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 79.0 0.42 5.61,301.31
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 1,297.4 6.95 1,320.9-1.78
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 1,512.7 8.11 1,425.06.15
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 5.3 0.03 9.8-45.90
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.00 15.6-100.00
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 5.2 0.03 30.6-83.05
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 49.2 0.26 22.2121.26

US Imports from Uzbekistan

The major share of US imports from Uzbekistan in the 2nd quarter of 2017 (and in the 2nd quarter of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 26.86% of US total imports from Uzbekistan (6.07% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 7.60% of US total imports from Uzbekistan (90.62% in the 2nd quarter of 2016);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 0.11% of US total imports from Uzbekistan (1.84% in the 2nd quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in US imports from Uzbekistan in the 2nd quarter of 2017 over the 2nd quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Coffee, tea, maté and spices (HS code 09) - an increase of $0.5 million;
  • Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder (HS code 12) - an increase of $0.3 million;
  • Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers (HS code 07) - an increase of $0.2 million;
  • Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques (HS code 97) - an increase of $0.1 million.

The largest declines in US imports from Uzbekistan in the 2nd quarter of 2017 over the 2nd quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • 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 $19.8 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 $0.4 million;
  • Live animals (HS code 01) - a decrease of $0.2 million;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - a decrease of $0.2 million;
  • Carpets and other textile floor coverings (HS code 57) - a decrease of $0.1 million;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - a decrease of $0.1 million;
  • Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts (HS code 13) - a decrease of $0.1 million;
  • Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery (HS code 58) - a decrease of $0.0 million.
US imports from Uzbekistan in the 2nd quarter of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of imports
in Q2 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total import
(%)
Value
of imports
in Q2 2016
(USD thousand)
Change
in Q2 2017
over Q2 2016
(%)
01 Live animals 70.1 0.94 228.7-69.36
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 17.4 0.23 0.0
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 449.3 6.05 206.0118.08
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 544.8 7.34 697.1-21.85
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 464.3 6.26 0.0
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 382.4 5.15 41.3826.03
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 0.0 0.00 57.5-100.00
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 5.4 0.07 4.716.98
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 60.1 0.81 129.8-53.73
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 543.7 7.33 20,364.9-97.33
39 Plastics and articles thereof 20.3 0.27 25.4-20.31
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 0.0 0.00 6.9-100.00
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 22.3 0.30 126.5-82.36
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 0.0 0.00 31.1-100.00
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 0.0 0.00 7.9-100.00
65 Headgear and parts thereof 0.0 0.00 0.3-100.00
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 9.8 0.13 16.6-40.96
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 2.8-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 8.1 0.11 16.6-51.13
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 0.0 0.00 397.1-100.00
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 186.7 2.52 78.6137.50
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce