US trade (export - import) with Uzbekistan in 2016

Published or Updated: Apr 17, 2017

The report on US foreign trade in goods with Uzbekistan in 2016: exports, imports, balance, product types and groups, dynamics.

US Trade with Uzbekistan

In 2016, US trade with Uzbekistan totaled $349.2 million, up 135.14% ($200.7 million) from 2015.

US exports to Uzbekistan in 2016 totaled $318.0 million, up 130.41% ($180.0 million) from 2015.

US imports from Uzbekistan in 2016 totaled $31.2 million, up 197.41% ($20.7 million) from 2015.

US trade surplus with Uzbekistan in 2016 was $286.8 million, a 124.90% increase ($159.3 million) over 2015.

Uzbekistan was the US 123rd largest trading partner in 2016 (up from 149th in 2015), accounting for 0.0094% of US total trade (up from 0.0039% in 2015).

Uzbekistan was the US 106th largest export market in 2016 (up from 133rd in 2015), accounting for 0.0219% of US total exports (up from 0.0092% in 2015).

Uzbekistan was the US 149th largest supplier in 2016 (up from 168th in 2015), accounting for 0.0014% of US total imports (up from 0.0005% in 2015).

US Exports to Uzbekistan

The major share of US exports to Uzbekistan in 2016 (and in 2015) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 88.35% of US total exports to Uzbekistan (48.81% in 2015);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 2.52% of US total exports to Uzbekistan (5.53% in 2015);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 0.29% of US total exports to Uzbekistan (2.07% in 2015);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 0.23% of US total exports to Uzbekistan (1.12% in 2015);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 0.00% of US total exports to Uzbekistan (1.28% in 2015).

The largest gains in US exports to Uzbekistan in 2016 over 2015 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - an increase of $248,125.1 thousand;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - an increase of $4,579.8 thousand;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - an increase of $2,700.0 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) - an increase of $2,606.7 thousand.

The largest declines in US exports to Uzbekistan in 2016 over 2015 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $42,609.4 thousand;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - a decrease of $29,197.5 thousand;
  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - a decrease of $1,768.1 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous chemical products (HS code 38) - a decrease of $1,522.7 thousand;
  • Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes (HS code 24) - a decrease of $1,507.9 thousand.
US exports to Uzbekistan in 2016 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in 2016
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in 2015
(USD thousand)
Change
in 2016
over 2015
(%)
02 Meat and edible meat offal 30.6 0.01 452.7-93.24
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 52.8 0.02 56.7-6.90
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 120.3 0.04 104.914.71
10 Cereals 24.3 0.01 72.8-66.62
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 350.4 0.11 452.6-22.58
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 29.1 0.01 0.0
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 11.8 0.00 0.0
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 117.7 0.04 0.0
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 0.0 0.00 10.2-100.00
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 194.7 0.06 1,702.5-88.57
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 6.3 0.00 3.866.40
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 0.0 0.00 1,768.1-100.00
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 40.8 0.01 4.4837.03
29 Organic chemicals 214.8 0.07 867.8-75.25
30 Pharmaceutical products 3,456.0 1.09 3,129.610.43
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 10.6 0.00 0.0
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 28.6 0.01 677.4-95.78
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 5.5 0.00 33.8-83.89
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 12.0 0.00 0.0
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 0.0 0.00 53.4-100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 713.7 0.22 2,236.4-68.09
39 Plastics and articles thereof 613.5 0.19 402.052.60
40 Rubber and articles thereof 2,932.5 0.92 232.41,161.69
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 8.1 0.00 40.6-80.15
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 0.0 0.00 133.4-100.00
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 100.6 0.03 169.6-40.68
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 75.4 0.02 263.6-71.40
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 68.3 0.02 62.110.01
54 Man-made filaments 433.1 0.14 1,081.4-59.95
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 213.3 0.07 12.71,573.82
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 2.6 0.00 0.0
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 63.5 0.02 0.0
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 22.3 0.01 370.5-93.99
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 3.0 0.00 78.8-96.13
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 2.8 0.00 0.0
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 4.5 0.00 0.0
69 Ceramic products 0.0 0.00 48.3-100.00
70 Glass and glassware 44.0 0.01 111.8-60.63
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 0.0 0.00 7.7-100.00
73 Articles of iron or steel 671.4 0.21 246.3172.58
75 Nickel and articles thereof 3.0 0.00 0.0
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 8.4 0.00 307.1-97.27
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 8.5 0.00 0.0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 419.4 0.13 244.871.31
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 99.7 0.03 99.70.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 11,582.3 3.64 10,733.37.91
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 7,201.7 2.26 4,595.056.73
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 26.7 0.01 0.0
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 305.0 0.10 42,914.4-99.29
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 250,266.6 78.70 2,141.511,586.29
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 11,551.4 3.63 6,971.665.69
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 0.0 0.00 19.1-100.00
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 9.8 0.00 0.0
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 20.3 0.01 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 266.5 0.08 194.437.14
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 45.7 0.01 182.4-74.96
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 0.0 0.00 17.7-100.00
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 0.0 0.00 13.0-100.00
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 25,486.9 8.02 54,684.4-53.39

US Imports from Uzbekistan

The major share of US imports from Uzbekistan in 2016 (and in 2015) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 70.81% of US total imports from Uzbekistan (17.27% in 2015);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 16.35% of US total imports from Uzbekistan (55.11% in 2015);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 5.38% of US total imports from Uzbekistan (3.06% in 2015);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 1.11% of US total imports from Uzbekistan (4.21% in 2015);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 0.01% of US total imports from Uzbekistan (3.33% in 2015).

The largest gains in US imports from Uzbekistan in 2016 over 2015 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) - an increase of $20,217.9 thousand;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $870.1 thousand;
  • Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques (HS code 97) - an increase of $780.3 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 $393.3 thousand;
  • Coffee, tea, maté and spices (HS code 09) - an increase of $333.8 thousand;
  • Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers (HS code 07) - an increase of $172.2 thousand.

The largest declines in US imports from Uzbekistan in 2016 over the 2015 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder (HS code 12) - a decrease of $911.9 thousand;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - a decrease of $605.2 thousand;
  • Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof (HS code 81) - a decrease of $349.0 thousand;
  • Live animals (HS code 01) - a decrease of $236.9 thousand.
US imports from Uzbekistan in 2016 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of imports
in 2016
(USD thousand)
Share
in total import
(%)
Value
of imports
in 2015
USD thousand)
Change
in 2016
over 2015
(%)
01 Live animals 313.1 1.00 550.0-43.06
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 0.0 0.00 15.1-100.00
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 954.8 3.06 782.722.00
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 1,654.1 5.30 1,731.5-4.47
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 1,421.3 4.55 1,087.430.70
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 303.7 0.97 1,215.6-75.02
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 76.5 0.25 0.0
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 6.8 0.02 0.0
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 5.0 0.02 5.00.00
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 13.6 0.04 7.387.49
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 353.2 1.13 388.2-9.02
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 21,966.6 70.39 1,748.71,156.19
39 Plastics and articles thereof 130.8 0.42 60.4116.71
40 Rubber and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 3.3-100.00
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 1.9 0.01 2.6-25.23
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 27.9 0.09 25.49.91
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 6.9 0.02 0.0
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 6.1 0.02 0.0
50 Silk 0.0 0.00 66.3-100.00
52 Cotton 2.1 0.01 63.5-96.73
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 142.6 0.46 95.649.20
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 52.2 0.17 94.8-44.91
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 14.5 0.05 0.0
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 3.3 0.01 1.792.03
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 5.9 0.02 27.3-78.33
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 59.4 0.19 33.279.26
65 Headgear and parts thereof 0.3 0.00 0.0
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 65.9 0.21 59.610.64
69 Ceramic products 10.1 0.03 0.0
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 2.8 0.01 0.0
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 0.0 0.00 349.0-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 1,108.3 3.55 238.1365.41
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 441.3 1.41 48.1818.41
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 128.4 0.41 34.9268.12
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 0.4 0.00 0.0
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.00 5.1-100.00
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 1,200.6 3.85 420.3185.63
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 727.3 2.33 1,332.5-45.42
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce