US trade (export - import) with Kyrgyzstan in 2013

Published or Updated: Feb 02, 2017

The report on US foreign trade in goods with Kyrgyzstan in 2013: exports, imports, balance, product types and groups, dynamics.

US Trade with Kyrgyzstan

In 2013, US trade with Kyrgyzstan was $109.9 million, down 29.06% ($45.0 million) from 2012.

US exports to Kyrgyzstan in 2013 were $106.3 million, down 26.97% ($39.2 million) from 2012.

US imports from Kyrgyzstan in 2013 were $3.7 million, down 61.13% ($5.8 million) from 2012.

US trade surplus with Kyrgyzstan in 2013 was $102.6 million, a 24.60% decrease ($33.5 million) over 2012.

Kyrgyzstan was the US 160th largest trading partner in 2013 (down from 152nd in 2012), accounting for 0.0028% of US total trade (down from 0.0040% in 2012).

Kyrgyzstan was the US 145th largest export market in 2013 (down from 140th in 2012), accounting for 0.0067% of US total exports (down from 0.0094% in 2012).

Kyrgyzstan was the US 182nd largest supplier in 2013 (down from 168th in 2012), accounting for 0.0002% of US total imports (down from 0.0004% in 2012).

US Exports to Kyrgyzstan

The major share of US exports to Kyrgyzstan in 2013 (and in 2012) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 53.99% of US total exports to Kyrgyzstan (52.20% in 2012);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 16.56% of US total exports to Kyrgyzstan (16.13% in 2012);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 6.68% of US total exports to Kyrgyzstan (4.19% in 2012);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 2.38% of US total exports to Kyrgyzstan (1.77% in 2012).

The largest gains in US exports to Kyrgyzstan in 2013 over 2012 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • 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 $3,349.3 thousand;
  • Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal (HS code 82) - an increase of $1,655.0 thousand;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $1,301.5 thousand;
  • Live animals (HS code 01) - an increase of $1,197.2 thousand;
  • Aluminum and articles thereof (HS code 76) - an increase of $1,127.0 thousand;
  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - an increase of $650.1 thousand;
  • Glass and glassware (HS code 70) - an increase of $593.7 thousand;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - an increase of $375.4 thousand.

The largest declines in US exports to Kyrgyzstan in 2013 over 2012 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - a decrease of $17,592.2 thousand;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $16,002.4 thousand;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $7,851.4 thousand;
  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - a decrease of $7,542.3 thousand;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - a decrease of $1,813.4 thousand.
US exports to Kyrgyzstan in 2013 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in 2013
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in 2012
(USD thousand)
Change
in 2013
over 2012
(%)
01 Live animals 1,197.2 1.13 0.0
02 Meat and edible meat offal 15,788.7 14.86 23,330.9-32.33
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 12.2 0.01 25.9-52.82
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 48.0 0.05 0.0
10 Cereals 109.1 0.10 0.0
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 198.4 0.19 0.0
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 0.0 0.00 15.9-100.00
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 104.9 0.10 0.0
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 0.0 0.00 7.1-100.00
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 48.3 0.05 64.9-25.46
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 0.0 0.00 25.6-100.00
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 9.6 0.01 0.0
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 80.5 0.08 0.0
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 55.0 0.05 0.0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 507.3 0.48 488.83.80
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 3.9 0.00 6.2-37.23
29 Organic chemicals 13.4 0.01 0.0
30 Pharmaceutical products 76.5 0.07 71.96.45
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 27.7 0.03 213.6-87.03
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 68.6 0.06 141.3-51.43
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 173.8 0.16 341.1-49.03
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 69.4 0.07 11.3515.23
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 133.7 0.13 4.33,032.94
39 Plastics and articles thereof 906.2 0.85 1,100.3-17.65
40 Rubber and articles thereof 1,054.5 0.99 679.055.29
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 6.3-100.00
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 61.9 0.06 6.9792.96
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 21.7 0.02 10.999.49
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 9.0 0.01 11.7-22.75
54 Man-made filaments 17.3 0.02 3.8359.47
55 Man-made staple fibers 21.0 0.02 0.0
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 22.5-100.00
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 150.3 0.14 0.0
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 153.2 0.14 18.0753.37
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 77.6 0.07 6.41,104.05
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 273.0 0.26 12.22,141.26
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 0.0 0.00 4.2-100.00
65 Headgear and parts thereof 10.3 0.01 0.0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 234.1 0.22 0.0
69 Ceramic products 121.8 0.11 6.61,740.93
70 Glass and glassware 593.7 0.56 0.0
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 20.2 0.02 60.0-66.40
72 Iron and steel 48.4 0.05 116.5-58.44
73 Articles of iron or steel 2,134.6 2.01 3,948.0-45.93
74 Copper and articles thereof 228.7 0.22 63.1262.74
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 1,347.8 1.27 220.9510.24
78 Lead and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 12.0-100.00
79 Zinc and articles thereof 7.3 0.01 8.3-12.53
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 16.1 0.02 0.0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 3,275.7 3.08 1,620.8102.11
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 40.3 0.04 103.3-60.99
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 12,304.8 11.58 20,156.2-38.95
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 8,609.5 8.10 5,260.263.67
86 Railway or tramway locomotives, rolling-stock and parts thereof; railway or tramway track fixtures and fittings and parts thereof; mechanical (including electro-mechanical) traffic signalling equipment of all kinds 0.0 0.00 18.8-100.00
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 32,567.7 30.65 48,570.1-32.95
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 1,397.1 1.31 747.187.01
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 21.2 0.02 29.8-28.74
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 2,464.1 2.32 1,162.6111.95
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 3.7 0.00 14.0-73.56
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 5.7 0.01 0.0
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 37.8 0.04 14.4163.31
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 198.2 0.19 64.6206.65
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 90.2 0.08 70.128.71
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 0.0 0.00 3.1-100.00
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 19,000.3 17.88 36,592.5-48.08

US Imports from Kyrgyzstan

The major share of US imports from Kyrgyzstan in 2013 (and in 2012) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 16.37% of US total imports from Kyrgyzstan (0.85% in 2012);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 5.89% of US total imports from Kyrgyzstan (4.36% in 2012);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 2.75% of US total imports from Kyrgyzstan (4.98% in 2012);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 1.46% of US total imports from Kyrgyzstan (12.62% in 2012);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 1.27% of US total imports from Kyrgyzstan (1.83% in 2012);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 0.51% of US total imports from Kyrgyzstan (1.10% in 2012).

The largest gains in US imports from Kyrgyzstan in 2013 over 2012 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Miscellaneous edible preparations (HS code 21) - an increase of $237.2 thousand;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - an increase of $196.8 thousand;
  • 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 (HS code 94) - an increase of $186.0 thousand;
  • Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 03) - an increase of $128.5 thousand;
  • Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof (HS code 56) - an increase of $57.2 thousand;
  • Cotton (HS code 52) - an increase of $47.5 thousand;
  • Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 95) - an increase of $35.5 thousand;
  • 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 (HS code 34) - an increase of $33.3 thousand;
  • 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 $32.1 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous manufactured articles (HS code 96) - an increase of $24.9 thousand;
  • Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles (HS code 64) - an increase of $21.0 thousand;
  • Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten (HS code 11) - an increase of $18.3 thousand.

The largest declines in US imports from Kyrgyzstan in 2013 over the 2012 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - a decrease of $4,364.1 thousand;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $1,177.4 thousand;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - a decrease of $267.3 thousand;
  • Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques (HS code 97) - a decrease of $262.0 thousand;
  • Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags (HS code 63) - a decrease of $206.3 thousand;
  • Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard (HS code 48) - a decrease of $119.5 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - a decrease of $92.7 thousand;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - a decrease of $64.3 thousand;
  • Man-made staple fibers (HS code 55) - a decrease of $63.0 thousand;
  • Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use (HS code 59) - a decrease of $34.5 thousand;
  • Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics (HS code 32) - a decrease of $30.3 thousand;
  • Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants (HS code 20) - a decrease of $25.6 thousand;
  • Aluminum and articles thereof (HS code 76) - a decrease of $23.8 thousand;
  • Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers (HS code 07) - a decrease of $17.6 thousand;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - a decrease of $15.1 thousand;
  • Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations (HS code 33) - a decrease of $14.4 thousand.
US imports from Kyrgyzstan in 2013 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of imports
in 2013
(USD thousand)
Share
in total import
(%)
Value
of imports
in 2012
USD thousand)
Change
in 2013
over 2012
(%)
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 128.5 3.50 0.0
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 2.9 0.08 20.5-86.08
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 0.0 0.00 15.1-100.00
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 18.3 0.50 0.0
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 0.0 0.00 3.2-100.00
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 0.0 0.00 3.2-100.00
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 4.9 0.13 0.0
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 10.8 0.29 36.4-70.39
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 239.3 6.51 2.111,361.30
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 196.8 5.36 0.0
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 47.2 1.28 44.36.50
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 0.0 0.00 30.3-100.00
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 0.0 0.00 14.4-100.00
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 33.3 0.91 0.0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 0.0 0.00 92.7-100.00
39 Plastics and articles thereof 20.4 0.56 287.7-92.91
40 Rubber and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 1.6-100.00
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 10.2 0.28 12.6-19.20
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 46.6 1.27 166.1-71.95
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 0.0 0.00 6.6-100.00
52 Cotton 47.5 1.29 0.0
55 Man-made staple fibers 0.0 0.00 63.0-100.00
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 57.2 1.56 0.0
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 8.2 0.22 11.8-30.23
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 0.0 0.00 34.5-100.00
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 5.8 0.16 15.1-61.78
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 50.7 1.38 51.0-0.63
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 5.3 0.14 211.5-97.50
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 37.7 1.03 16.7125.13
65 Headgear and parts thereof 4.1 0.11 8.2-50.22
73 Articles of iron or steel 7.0 0.19 71.3-90.21
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 9.3 0.25 33.1-71.92
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 2.6 0.07 0.0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 10.3 0.28 1,187.7-99.13
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 32.1 0.87 0.0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 11.1 0.30 4.8134.21
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 336.6 9.16 150.6123.51
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 103.0 2.80 67.552.67
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 24.9 0.68 0.0
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 0.0 0.00 262.0-100.00
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 2,161.1 58.83 6,525.2-66.88
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce