US trade (export - import) with Tajikistan in 2013

Published or Updated: Feb 02, 2017

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

US Trade with Tajikistan

In 2013, US trade with Tajikistan was $52.6 million, down 36.06% ($29.6 million) from 2012.

US exports to Tajikistan in 2013 were $51.9 million, down 4.27% ($2.3 million) from 2012.

US imports from Tajikistan in 2013 were $0.7 million, down 97.58% ($27.3 million) from 2012.

US trade surplus with Tajikistan in 2013 was $51.2 million, a 95.51% increase ($25.0 million) over 2012.

Tajikistan was the US 175th largest trading partner in 2013 (down from 166th in 2012), accounting for 0.0013% of US total trade (down from 0.0021% in 2012).

Tajikistan was the US 164th largest export market in 2013 (down from 162nd in 2012), accounting for 0.0033% of US total exports (down from 0.0035% in 2012).

Tajikistan was the US 203rd largest supplier in 2013 (down from 150th in 2012), accounting for 0.0000% of US total imports (down from 0.0012% in 2012).

US Exports to Tajikistan

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

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 23.68% of US total exports to Tajikistan (14.78% in 2012);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 12.96% of US total exports to Tajikistan (6.88% in 2012);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 2.67% of US total exports to Tajikistan (0.72% in 2012);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 2.66% of US total exports to Tajikistan (3.62% in 2012);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 2.23% of US total exports to Tajikistan (0.81% in 2012).

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

  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - an increase of $3,242.0 thousand;
  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - an increase of $2,965.7 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 $2,198.6 thousand;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $1,700.2 thousand;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - an increase of $1,252.4 thousand;
  • Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans (HS code 49) - an increase of $750.1 thousand;
  • Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations (HS code 33) - an increase of $501.1 thousand;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $163.9 thousand.

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

  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - a decrease of $10,885.0 thousand;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $2,496.3 thousand;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - a decrease of $726.0 thousand;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $368.9 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 $270.3 thousand;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - a decrease of $207.6 thousand.
US exports to Tajikistan 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
(%)
02 Meat and edible meat offal 6,512.1 12.55 3,546.483.63
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 7.4 0.01 8.8-15.65
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 0.0 0.00 29.8-100.00
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 60.1 0.12 7.9660.18
14 Vegetable plaiting materials; vegetable products not elsewhere specified or included 0.0 0.00 5.1-100.00
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 0.0 0.00 36.9-100.00
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 144.9 0.28 93.355.29
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 0.0 0.00 270.3-100.00
30 Pharmaceutical products 0.0 0.00 726.0-100.00
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 1,144.5 2.21 643.477.89
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 3.1 0.01 46.6-93.28
39 Plastics and articles thereof 168.0 0.32 4.14,003.32
40 Rubber and articles thereof 65.5 0.13 273.1-76.01
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 48.0 0.09 24.099.84
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 5.4 0.01 0.0
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 32.3 0.06 62.8-48.53
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 1,125.1 2.17 375.0200.00
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 19.7 0.04 0.0
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 0.0 0.00 8.4-100.00
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 58.4 0.11 147.6-60.46
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 3.5 0.01 0.0
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 8.6 0.02 0.0
65 Headgear and parts thereof 70.8 0.14 0.0
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 9.6 0.02 0.0
72 Iron and steel 0.0 0.00 126.0-100.00
73 Articles of iron or steel 1,294.3 2.50 41.92,988.25
75 Nickel and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 137.1-100.00
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 16.4 0.03 63.6-74.21
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 9.2 0.02 0.0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 44.2 0.09 20.2118.28
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 22.2 0.04 0.0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 2,384.5 4.60 684.3248.47
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 4,084.8 7.87 1,886.2116.56
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 441.2 0.85 810.1-45.53
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 3,960.6 7.63 718.6451.18
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 1,413.6 2.72 3,909.9-63.85
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 19.7 0.04 3.3504.60
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 203.4 0.39 108.687.32
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 10.5 0.02 0.0
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 28,482.6 54.91 39,367.6-27.65

US Imports from Tajikistan

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

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 15.94% of US total imports from Tajikistan (0.00% in 2012);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 6.52% of US total imports from Tajikistan (0.00% in 2012);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 0.00% of US total imports from Tajikistan (97.65% in 2012).

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

  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - an increase of $195.7 thousand;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $88.9 thousand;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - an increase of $24.7 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 $15.8 thousand;
  • Cereals (HS code 10) - an increase of $7.5 thousand;
  • Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included (HS code 04) - an increase of $5.5 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 $5.3 thousand;
  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - an increase of $3.3 thousand;
  • Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes (HS code 15) - an increase of $3.3 thousand;
  • Coffee, tea, maté and spices (HS code 09) - an increase of $3.2 thousand.

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

  • Aluminum and articles thereof (HS code 76) - a decrease of $27,338.5 thousand;
  • Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques (HS code 97) - a decrease of $324.8 thousand;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted (HS code 62) - a decrease of $8.2 thousand;
  • Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal (HS code 82) - a decrease of $4.0 thousand;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted (HS code 61) - a decrease of $2.3 thousand.
US imports from Tajikistan 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
(%)
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 5.5 0.81 0.0
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 24.7 3.64 0.0
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 3.2 0.47 0.0
10 Cereals 7.5 1.11 0.0
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 3.3 0.49 0.0
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 3.7 0.55 2.547.27
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 0.0 0.00 2.3-100.00
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 0.0 0.00 8.2-100.00
65 Headgear and parts thereof 0.0 0.00 0.5-100.00
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 5.3 0.78 0.0
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 27,338.5-100.00
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 0.0 0.00 4.0-100.00
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 15.8 2.33 0.0
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 3.3 0.49 0.0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 88.9 13.11 0.0
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 0.0 0.00 324.8-100.00
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 516.4 76.21 320.661.05
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce