US trade with Uzbekistan in the 3rd quarter of 2017

Published or Updated: Apr 05, 2018

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

US Trade with Uzbekistan

In the 3rd quarter of 2017, US trade with Uzbekistan was $46.5 million, down 67.78% ($97.9 million) from the 3rd quarter of 2016.

US exports to Uzbekistan in the 3rd quarter of 2017 were $43.9 million, down 68.95% ($97.6 million) from the 3rd quarter of 2016.

US imports from Uzbekistan in the 3rd quarter of 2017 were $2.6 million, down 10.72% ($0.3 million) from the 3rd quarter of 2016.

US trade surplus with Uzbekistan in the 3rd quarter of 2017 was $41.3 million, a 70.18% decrease ($97.3 million) over the 3rd quarter of 2016.

Uzbekistan was the US 145th largest trading partner in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (down from 109th in the 3rd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0047% of US total trade (down from 0.0176% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

Uzbekistan was the US 128th largest export market in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (down from 87th in the 3rd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0115% of US total exports (down from 0.0408% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

Uzbekistan was the US 162nd largest supplier in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (up from 163rd in the 3rd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0004% of US total imports (down from 0.0006% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

US Exports to Uzbekistan

The major share of US exports to Uzbekistan 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) - 12.72% of US total exports to Uzbekistan (92.88% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 9.94% of US total exports to Uzbekistan (0.01% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 8.36% of US total exports to Uzbekistan (2.29% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 4.93% of US total exports to Uzbekistan (0.00% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

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

  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - an increase of $20.6 million;
  • Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans (HS code 49) - an increase of $4.4 million;
  • Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage (HS code 06) - an increase of $1.6 million;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - an increase of $1.1 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;
  • Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations (HS code 33) - an increase of $0.6 million;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - an increase of $0.4 million.

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

  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - a decrease of $123.1 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 $1.4 million;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - a decrease of $1.3 million;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $0.9 million;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $0.3 million;
  • 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 $0.2 million;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $0.2 million.
US exports to Uzbekistan 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
(%)
02 Meat and edible meat offal 99.8 0.23 0.0
06 Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage 1,596.0 3.63 0.0
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 439.2 1.00 0.0
10 Cereals 23.4 0.05 0.0
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 9.9 0.02 0.0
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 57.6 0.13 0.0
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 2.6 0.01 38.1-93.23
30 Pharmaceutical products 20.2 0.05 1,348.2-98.50
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 0.0 0.00 2.7-100.00
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 647.4 1.47 0.0
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 0.0 0.00 9.1-100.00
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 90.8 0.21 0.0
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 26.8 0.06 63.6-57.81
39 Plastics and articles thereof 236.2 0.54 223.05.91
40 Rubber and articles thereof 2,650.9 6.03 1,557.170.25
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 1,008.3 2.29 8.112,397.46
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 0.0 0.00 9.7-100.00
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 4,368.1 9.94 7.558,140.85
54 Man-made filaments 154.0 0.35 216.3-28.78
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 36.6-100.00
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 0.0 0.00 3.8-100.00
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 0.0 0.00 14.3-100.00
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 0.0 0.00 2.8-100.00
70 Glass and glassware 0.0 0.00 19.0-100.00
73 Articles of iron or steel 7.3 0.02 16.0-54.20
75 Nickel and articles thereof 38.6 0.09 0.0
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 32.1 0.07 0.0
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 177.7 0.40 281.9-36.98
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 8.3 0.02 10.2-18.90
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 2,129.5 4.85 2,392.2-10.98
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 1,228.7 2.80 2,654.1-53.70
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 2.6-100.00
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 77.5 0.18 263.9-70.62
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 945.3 2.15 124,010.8-99.24
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 1,207.8 2.75 2,146.8-43.74
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 0.00 192.7-100.00
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 28.5 0.06 7.4283.87
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 26,629.2 60.60 6,006.9343.31

US Imports from Uzbekistan

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

  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 35.80% of US total imports from Uzbekistan (36.76% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 21.72% of US total imports from Uzbekistan (21.66% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 6.54% of US total imports from Uzbekistan (37.86% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 0.64% of US total imports from Uzbekistan (1.76% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

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

  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - an increase of $0.9 million;
  • Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder (HS code 12) - an increase of $0.4 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) - an increase of $0.1 million;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $0.0 million;
  • Live animals (HS code 01) - an increase of $0.0 million;
  • Copper and articles thereof (HS code 74) - an increase of $0.0 million;
  • 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) - an increase of $0.0 million;
  • Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair (HS code 67) - an increase of $0.0 million.

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

  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $1.1 million;
  • Coffee, tea, maté and spices (HS code 09) - a decrease of $0.3 million;
  • 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 $0.1 million;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - a decrease of $0.1 million;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - a decrease of $0.1 million;
  • Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers (HS code 07) - 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 $0.0 million;
  • Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques (HS code 97) - a decrease of $0.0 million;
  • Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof (HS code 43) - a decrease of $0.0 million;
  • Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery (HS code 58) - a decrease of $0.0 million;
  • Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts (HS code 13) - a decrease of $0.0 million.
US imports from Uzbekistan 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
(%)
01 Live animals 57.4 2.21 36.358.25
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 236.8 9.12 298.6-20.68
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 43.9 1.69 132.3-66.83
09 Coffee, tea, maté and spices 44.8 1.73 341.0-86.86
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 533.5 20.54 152.6249.59
13 Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts 6.9 0.27 19.0-63.68
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 6.4 0.25 4.349.74
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 0.0 0.00 85.1-100.00
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 463.9 17.86 578.8-19.85
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 4.7 0.18 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 0.41 0.0
39 Plastics and articles thereof 84.7 3.26 51.365.32
43 Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof 0.0 0.00 17.1-100.00
58 Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery 0.0 0.00 13.2-100.00
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 0.0 0.00 29.5-100.00
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 16.6 0.64 8.694.14
74 Copper and articles thereof 11.4 0.44 0.0
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 32.5 1.25 1,084.5-97.00
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 137.2 5.28 16.8717.73
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 4.2 0.16 0.0
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 5.3 0.20 27.4-80.79
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 896.0 34.50 12.67,020.19
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce