US trade with Kyrgyzstan in the 3rd quarter of 2017

Published or Updated: Mar 31, 2018

The report on US foreign trade in goods with Kyrgyzstan in the 3rd quarter of 2017: exports, imports, balance, product types and groups, dynamics.

US Trade with Kyrgyzstan

In the 3rd quarter of 2017, US trade with Kyrgyzstan was $5.6 million, down 12.02% ($0.8 million) from the 3rd quarter of 2016.

US exports to Kyrgyzstan in the 3rd quarter of 2017 were $4.4 million, down 29.64% ($1.8 million) from the 3rd quarter of 2016.

US imports from Kyrgyzstan in the 3rd quarter of 2017 totaled $1.3 million, up 533.86% ($1.1 million) from the 3rd quarter of 2016.

US trade surplus with Kyrgyzstan in the 3rd quarter of 2017 was $3.1 million, a 48.43% decrease ($2.9 million) over the 3rd quarter of 2016.

Kyrgyzstan was the US 183rd largest trading partner in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (just as in the 3rd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0006% of US total trade (down from 0.0008% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

Kyrgyzstan was the US 179th largest export market in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (down from 178th in the 3rd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0011% of US total exports (down from 0.0018% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

Kyrgyzstan was the US 178th largest supplier in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (up from 201st in the 3rd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0002% of US total imports (up from 0.0000% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

US Exports to Kyrgyzstan

The major share of US exports to Kyrgyzstan in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (and in the 3rd quarter of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 58.25% of US total exports to Kyrgyzstan (39.12% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 25.04% of US total exports to Kyrgyzstan (5.01% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 7.03% of US total exports to Kyrgyzstan (3.25% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 1.34% of US total exports to Kyrgyzstan (18.82% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 0.60% of US total exports to Kyrgyzstan (27.50% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in US exports to Kyrgyzstan in the 3rd quarter of 2017 over the 3rd quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - an increase of $965.9 thousand;
  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - an increase of $635.3 thousand;
  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - an increase of $105.3 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 $91.3 thousand;
  • Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 93) - an increase of $31.2 thousand;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $30.8 thousand;
  • Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin (HS code 71) - an increase of $29.5 thousand;
  • Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes (HS code 24) - an increase of $26.2 thousand.

The largest declines in US exports to Kyrgyzstan in the 3rd quarter of 2017 over the 3rd quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Miscellaneous edible preparations (HS code 21) - a decrease of $1,221.4 thousand;
  • Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal (HS code 82) - a decrease of $834.0 thousand;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $551.8 thousand;
  • Cocoa and cocoa preparations (HS code 18) - a decrease of $483.6 thousand;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - a decrease of $247.7 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) - a decrease of $127.9 thousand;
  • 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 $81.8 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - a decrease of $44.5 thousand;
  • Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations (HS code 33) - a decrease of $41.3 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) - a decrease of $39.5 thousand;
  • Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans (HS code 49) - a decrease of $36.6 thousand;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $35.0 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous articles of base metal (HS code 83) - a decrease of $29.3 thousand;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $24.0 thousand;
  • Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use (HS code 59) - a decrease of $21.0 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous manufactured articles (HS code 96) - a decrease of $15.8 thousand.
US exports to Kyrgyzstan in the 3rd quarter of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in Q3 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in Q3 2016
(USD thousand)
Change
in Q3 2017
over Q3 2016
(%)
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 0.0 0.00 483.6-100.00
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 0.0 0.00 1,221.4-100.00
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 26.2 0.60 0.0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 306.8 7.03 201.452.30
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 0.0 0.00 81.8-100.00
30 Pharmaceutical products 3.2 0.07 0.0
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 4.8 0.11 46.1-89.69
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 11.5 0.26 50.9-77.47
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 0.0 0.00 10.9-100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 21.2 0.49 65.7-67.79
39 Plastics and articles thereof 62.3 1.43 31.597.55
40 Rubber and articles thereof 989.2 22.68 23.44,136.60
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 3.9 0.09 40.4-90.47
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 9.6-100.00
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 0.0 0.00 21.0-100.00
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 9.8 0.23 9.9-0.66
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 6.5 0.15 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 29.5 0.68 0.0
72 Iron and steel 2.7 0.06 0.0
73 Articles of iron or steel 39.1 0.90 286.8-86.35
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 16.7 0.38 850.7-98.04
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 0.0 0.00 29.3-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 1,079.8 24.75 1,114.8-3.14
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 500.1 11.46 408.922.32
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 126.2 2.89 678.1-81.38
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 667.8 15.31 32.51,955.75
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 167.0 3.83 191.0-12.57
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 12.0 0.27 0.0
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 36.8 0.84 5.6562.90
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 0.0 0.00 127.9-100.00
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.00 4.9-100.00
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 0.0 0.00 15.8-100.00

US Imports from Kyrgyzstan

The major share of US imports from Kyrgyzstan in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (and in the 3rd quarter of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 69.34% of US total imports from Kyrgyzstan (0.00% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 6.75% of US total imports from Kyrgyzstan (16.64% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 5.15% of US total imports from Kyrgyzstan (21.14% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 0.21% of US total imports from Kyrgyzstan (4.65% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 0.00% of US total imports from Kyrgyzstan (7.78% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in US imports from Kyrgyzstan in the 3rd quarter of 2017 over the 3rd quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - an increase of $521.2 thousand;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $282.0 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 $47.7 thousand;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $46.4 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 $29.9 thousand;
  • Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included (HS code 05) - an increase of $20.8 thousand;
  • Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags (HS code 63) - an increase of $18.2 thousand;
  • Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles (HS code 64) - an increase of $17.4 thousand;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - an increase of $14.6 thousand;
  • Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 95) - an increase of $12.7 thousand;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted (HS code 61) - an increase of $10.3 thousand;
  • Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric (HS code 51) - an increase of $4.1 thousand.

The largest declines in US imports from Kyrgyzstan in the 3rd quarter of 2017 over the 3rd quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (HS code 44) - a decrease of $15.6 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous edible preparations (HS code 21) - a decrease of $10.5 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous articles of base metal (HS code 83) - a decrease of $9.3 thousand.
US imports from Kyrgyzstan in the 3rd quarter of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of imports
in Q3 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total import
(%)
Value
of imports
in Q3 2016
(USD thousand)
Change
in Q3 2017
over Q3 2016
(%)
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 20.8 1.64 0.0
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 0.0 0.00 3.5-100.00
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 14.6 1.15 0.0
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 29.9 2.35 28.35.42
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 0.0 0.00 10.5-100.00
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 0.8 0.06 0.481.80
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 0.0 0.00 15.6-100.00
51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric 4.1 0.33 0.0
54 Man-made filaments 2.5 0.20 0.0
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 0.9 0.07 0.0
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 3.5 0.27 0.0
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 22.9 1.81 12.681.76
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 2.8 0.22 6.1-54.11
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 19.7 1.55 1.51,247.09
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 29.2 2.30 11.7148.54
65 Headgear and parts thereof 0.0 0.00 1.4-100.00
73 Articles of iron or steel 2.7 0.21 0.0
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 0.0 0.00 9.3-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 282.0 22.23 0.0
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 29.9 2.36 0.0
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 521.2 41.10 0.0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 46.4 3.66 0.0
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 47.7 3.76 0.0
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 80.5 6.35 67.818.79
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce