US trade (export - import) with Uzbekistan in 2017

Published or Updated: Apr 25, 2018

The report on US foreign trade in goods with Uzbekistan in 2017: exports, imports, balance, product types and groups, dynamics.

US Trade with Uzbekistan

In 2017, US trade with Uzbekistan was $151.1 million, down 56.72% ($198.1 million) from 2016.

US exports to Uzbekistan in 2017 were $136.3 million, down 57.15% ($181.7 million) from 2016.

US imports from Uzbekistan in 2017 were $14.9 million, down 52.38% ($16.3 million) from 2016.

US trade surplus with Uzbekistan in 2017 was $121.4 million, a 57.67% decrease ($165.4 million) over 2016.

Uzbekistan was the US 152nd largest trading partner in 2017 (down from 123rd in 2016), accounting for 0.0038% of US total trade (down from 0.0094% in 2016).

Uzbekistan was the US 131st largest export market in 2017 (down from 106th in 2016), accounting for 0.0088% of US total exports (down from 0.0219% in 2016).

Uzbekistan was the US 158th largest supplier in 2017 (down from 149th in 2016), accounting for 0.0006% of US total imports (down from 0.0014% in 2016).

US Exports to Uzbekistan

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

  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 21.05% of US total exports to Uzbekistan (88.35% in 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 11.22% of US total exports to Uzbekistan (2.52% in 2016);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 6.53% of US total exports to Uzbekistan (0.08% in 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 2.69% of US total exports to Uzbekistan (0.29% in 2016).

The largest gains in US exports to Uzbekistan in 2017 over 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - an increase of $50.8 million;
  • Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans (HS code 49) - an increase of $8.4 million;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - an increase of $8.2 million;
  • Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage (HS code 06) - an increase of $2.2 million;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - an increase of $1.6 million;
  • Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations (HS code 33) - an increase of $1.6 million;
  • Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) (HS code 42) - an increase of $1.0 million;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - an increase of $0.5 million.

The largest declines in US exports to Uzbekistan in 2017 over 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - a decrease of $241.0 million;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $6.6 million;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $5.4 million;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - a decrease of $2.3 million;
  • 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 $0.9 million.
US exports to Uzbekistan in 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in 2016
(USD thousand)
Change
in 2017
over 2016
(%)
02 Meat and edible meat offal 222.7 0.16 30.6627.23
05 Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 66.5 0.05 52.825.83
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 2,240.2 1.64 0.0
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 139.1 0.10 120.315.57
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 454.5 0.33 0.0
10 Cereals 23.4 0.02 24.3-3.70
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 493.5 0.36 350.440.83
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 20.9 0.02 0.0
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 4.5 0.00 29.1-84.54
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 2.6 0.00 11.8-78.07
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 0.0 0.00 117.7-100.00
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 0.0 0.00 194.7-100.00
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 0.0 0.00 6.3-100.00
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 124.0 0.09 0.0
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 128.9 0.09 40.8215.72
29 Organic chemicals 0.0 0.00 214.8-100.00
30 Pharmaceutical products 1,149.0 0.84 3,456.0-66.75
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 33.9 0.02 10.6220.30
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 1,649.1 1.21 28.65,663.87
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 64.4 0.05 5.51,081.72
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 0.0 0.00 12.0-100.00
36 Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations 20.6 0.02 0.0
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 90.8 0.07 0.0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 381.6 0.28 713.7-46.53
39 Plastics and articles thereof 623.3 0.46 613.51.61
40 Rubber and articles thereof 11,152.8 8.19 2,932.5280.32
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 1,008.3 0.74 8.112,397.46
44 Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 114.8 0.08 0.0
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 200.0 0.15 100.698.80
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 110.5 0.08 75.446.55
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 8,474.9 6.22 68.312,309.63
52 Cotton 34.5 0.03 0.0
54 Man-made filaments 757.7 0.56 433.174.94
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 18.2 0.01 213.3-91.48
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 14.4 0.01 0.0
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 0.0 0.00 2.6-100.00
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 8.3 0.01 63.5-86.97
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 12.4 0.01 22.3-44.37
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 35.3 0.03 3.01,057.26
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 0.0 0.00 2.8-100.00
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 0.0 0.00 4.5-100.00
69 Ceramic products 3.1 0.00 0.0
70 Glass and glassware 18.2 0.01 44.0-58.62
73 Articles of iron or steel 291.3 0.21 671.4-56.62
75 Nickel and articles thereof 68.9 0.05 3.02,166.94
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 32.1 0.02 8.4282.92
79 Zinc and articles thereof 10.9 0.01 0.0
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 10.1 0.01 8.519.31
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 699.2 0.51 419.466.70
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 79.3 0.06 99.7-20.44
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 6,222.0 4.57 11,582.3-46.28
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 6,286.6 4.61 7,201.7-12.71
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 26.7-100.00
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 1,947.9 1.43 305.0538.66
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 9,309.0 6.83 250,266.6-96.28
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 8.0 0.01 0.0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 4,909.5 3.60 11,551.4-57.50
92 Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles 5.3 0.00 9.8-45.90
93 Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof 3.0 0.00 20.3-85.07
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 35.5 0.03 266.5-86.68
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 149.5 0.11 45.7227.40
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 76,291.9 55.99 25,486.9199.34

US Imports from Uzbekistan

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

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 38.80% of US total imports from Uzbekistan (16.35% in 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 13.13% of US total imports from Uzbekistan (70.81% in 2016);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 1.78% of US total imports from Uzbekistan (5.38% in 2016);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 1.34% of US total imports from Uzbekistan (0.00% in 2016);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 0.64% of US total imports from Uzbekistan (1.11% in 2016).

The largest gains in US imports from Uzbekistan in 2017 over 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - an increase of $4.9 million;
  • Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder (HS code 12) - an increase of $1.1 million;
  • Ores, slag and ash (HS code 26) - an increase of $0.2 million;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $0.1 million;
  • Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included (HS code 04) - an increase of $0.1 million.

The largest declines in US imports from Uzbekistan in 2017 over the 2016 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) - a decrease of $20.3 million;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $1.1 million;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - a decrease of $0.3 million;
  • Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques (HS code 97) - a decrease of $0.3 million;
  • 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 $0.2 million;
  • Live animals (HS code 01) - a decrease of $0.1 million;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $0.1 million;
  • Carpets and other textile floor coverings (HS code 57) - a decrease of $0.1 million;
  • Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags (HS code 63) - a decrease of $0.1 million;
  • Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery (HS code 58) - a decrease of $0.1 million.
US imports from Uzbekistan in 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of imports
in 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total import
(%)
Value
of imports
in 2016
USD thousand)
Change
in 2017
over 2016
(%)
01 Live animals 166.8 1.12 313.1-46.75
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 17.4 0.12 0.0
04 Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included 57.8 0.39 0.0
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 993.5 6.68 954.84.05
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 1,612.5 10.85 1,654.1-2.51
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 1,391.9 9.37 1,421.3-2.07
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 1,389.1 9.35 303.7357.40
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 32.9 0.22 76.5-57.01
17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 10.5 0.07 6.854.77
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 17.6 0.12 5.0252.59
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 16.9 0.11 13.624.27
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 60.1 0.40 353.2-83.00
26 Ores, slag and ash 198.5 1.34 0.0
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 1,688.9 11.36 21,966.6-92.31
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 4.7 0.03 0.0
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 10.7 0.07 0.0
39 Plastics and articles thereof 246.3 1.66 130.888.31
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 1.9-100.00
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 30.9 0.21 27.910.80
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 0.0 0.00 6.9-100.00
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 0.0 0.00 6.1-100.00
50 Silk 2.4 0.02 0.0
52 Cotton 0.0 0.00 2.1-100.00
57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 30.5 0.21 142.6-78.60
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 0.0 0.00 52.2-100.00
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 0.0 0.00 14.5-100.00
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 17.5 0.12 3.3426.25
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 0.0 0.00 5.9-100.00
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 0.0 0.00 59.4-100.00
65 Headgear and parts thereof 0.0 0.00 0.3-100.00
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 45.4 0.31 65.9-31.10
69 Ceramic products 0.0 0.00 10.1-100.00
74 Copper and articles thereof 11.4 0.08 0.0
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 36.4 0.25 2.81,186.71
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 40.6 0.27 1,108.3-96.33
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 221.1 1.49 441.3-49.90
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 3.0 0.02 0.0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.00 128.4-100.00
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 0.4-100.00
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 14.3 0.10 0.0
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 908.8 6.11 1,200.6-24.31
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 5,583.4 37.57 727.3667.67
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce