US trade (export - import) with Tajikistan in 2014

Published or Updated: Feb 08, 2017

The report on US foreign trade in goods with Tajikistan in 2014: exports, imports, balance, product types and groups, dynamics.

US Trade with Tajikistan

In 2014, US trade with Tajikistan was $28.1 million, down 46.43% ($24.4 million) from 2013.

US exports to Tajikistan in 2014 were $24.5 million, down 52.76% ($27.4 million) from 2013.

US imports from Tajikistan in 2014 totaled $3.6 million, up 438.19% ($3.0 million) from 2013.

US trade surplus with Tajikistan in 2014 was $20.9 million, a 59.26% decrease ($30.3 million) over 2013.

Tajikistan was the US 185th largest trading partner in 2014 (down from 175th in 2013), accounting for 0.0007% of US total trade (down from 0.0013% in 2013).

Tajikistan was the US 180th largest export market in 2014 (down from 164th in 2013), accounting for 0.0015% of US total exports (down from 0.0033% in 2013).

Tajikistan was the US 184th largest supplier in 2014 (up from 203rd in 2013), accounting for 0.0002% of US total imports (up from 0.0000% in 2013).

US Exports to Tajikistan

The major share of US exports to Tajikistan in 2014 (and in 2013) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 29.72% of US total exports to Tajikistan (23.68% in 2013);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 24.05% of US total exports to Tajikistan (12.96% in 2013);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 4.10% of US total exports to Tajikistan (2.66% in 2013);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 1.79% of US total exports to Tajikistan (0.33% in 2013);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 1.53% of US total exports to Tajikistan (2.67% in 2013);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 0.05% of US total exports to Tajikistan (2.23% in 2013).

The largest gains in US exports to Tajikistan in 2014 over 2013 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $796.0 thousand;
  • Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 93) - an increase of $368.0 thousand;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted (HS code 62) - an increase of $349.4 thousand;
  • Iron and steel (HS code 72) - an increase of $108.8 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - an increase of $82.3 thousand.

The largest declines in US exports to Tajikistan in 2014 over 2013 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - a decrease of $19,412.7 thousand;
  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - a decrease of $3,372.4 thousand;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $1,536.8 thousand;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - a decrease of $1,118.9 thousand;
  • Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans (HS code 49) - a decrease of $1,116.6 thousand;
  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - a decrease of $798.1 thousand;
  • Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations (HS code 33) - a decrease of $509.0 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) - a decrease of $499.8 thousand;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $393.1 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 $153.5 thousand.
US exports to Tajikistan in 2014 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in 2014
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in 2013
(USD thousand)
Change
in 2014
over 2013
(%)
02 Meat and edible meat offal 5,714.1 23.32 6,512.1-12.25
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 4.4 0.02 7.4-39.96
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 0.0 0.00 60.1-100.00
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 19.3 0.08 0.0
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 24.5 0.10 0.0
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 130.7 0.53 144.9-9.80
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 4.6 0.02 0.0
29 Organic chemicals 60.5 0.25 0.0
30 Pharmaceutical products 2.7 0.01 0.0
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 635.5 2.59 1,144.5-44.47
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 8.0 0.03 0.0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 85.5 0.35 3.12,626.00
39 Plastics and articles thereof 148.4 0.61 168.0-11.66
40 Rubber and articles thereof 64.3 0.26 65.5-1.91
41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 5.0 0.02 48.0-89.57
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 5.4-100.00
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 3.1 0.01 32.3-90.54
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 8.5 0.03 1,125.1-99.24
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 6.9 0.03 19.7-64.82
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 407.8 1.66 58.4598.65
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 0.0 0.00 3.5-100.00
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 0.0 0.00 8.6-100.00
65 Headgear and parts thereof 24.2 0.10 70.8-65.74
66 Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof 0.0 0.00 9.6-100.00
72 Iron and steel 108.8 0.44 0.0
73 Articles of iron or steel 175.5 0.72 1,294.3-86.44
74 Copper and articles thereof 6.2 0.03 0.0
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 3.2 0.01 16.4-80.79
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 0.0 0.00 9.2-100.00
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 0.0 0.00 44.2-100.00
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 81.6 0.33 22.2267.59
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 847.6 3.46 2,384.5-64.45
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 3,585.0 14.63 4,084.8-12.24
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 48.2 0.20 441.2-89.08
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 588.1 2.40 3,960.6-85.15
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 4.0 0.02 0.0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 2,209.6 9.02 1,413.656.31
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 0.0 0.00 19.7-100.00
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 368.0 1.50 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 49.9 0.20 203.4-75.46
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.00 10.5-100.00
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 9,070.0 37.02 28,482.6-68.16

US Imports from Tajikistan

The major share of US imports from Tajikistan in 2014 (and in 2013) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 52.49% of US total imports from Tajikistan (15.94% in 2013);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 1.70% of US total imports from Tajikistan (0.00% in 2013);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 1.07% of US total imports from Tajikistan (6.52% in 2013).

The largest gains in US imports from Tajikistan in 2014 over 2013 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 $1,823.9 thousand;
  • Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques (HS code 97) - an increase of $1,208.0 thousand;
  • Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 95) - an increase of $107.8 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 $88.5 thousand;
  • Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal (HS code 82) - an increase of $56.5 thousand;
  • Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use (HS code 59) - an increase of $21.3 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 $17.6 thousand.

The largest declines in US imports from Tajikistan in 2014 over the 2013 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - a decrease of $322.4 thousand;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $32.1 thousand.
US imports from Tajikistan in 2014 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of imports
in 2014
(USD thousand)
Share
in total import
(%)
Value
of imports
in 2013
USD thousand)
Change
in 2014
over 2013
(%)
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 0.0 0.00 5.5-100.00
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 33.1 0.91 24.734.33
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 3.3 0.09 3.23.94
10 Cereals 0.0 0.00 7.5-100.00
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 2.5 0.07 0.0
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 0.0 0.00 3.3-100.00
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 0.0 0.00 3.7-100.00
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 21.3 0.58 0.0
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 4.8 0.13 0.0
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 4.1 0.11 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 2.9 0.08 5.3-45.08
73 Articles of iron or steel 5.5 0.15 0.0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 56.5 1.55 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 33.4 0.92 15.8111.28
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 1,823.9 50.02 0.0
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 0.0 0.00 3.3-100.00
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 56.8 1.56 88.9-36.07
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 88.5 2.43 0.0
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 107.8 2.96 0.0
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 1,208.0 33.13 0.0
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 194.0 5.32 516.4-62.43
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce