Kyrgyzstan

Kyrgyzstan ranked No. 191 in total trade value through May with a total of $8.83 million. Exports totaled $7.16 million and Imports totaled $1.67 million, a surplus of $5.49 million.

U.S. trade with Kyrgyzstan rose to $6.95 million through May

Kyrgyzstan’s trade with the United States rose to $6.95 million through the first five months of 2020, according to a WorldCity analysis of latest U.S. Census Bureau data. That’s 0.68 percent below its total trade during the same time period last year. U.S. exports to Kyrgyzstan increased 1.99 percent while U.S. imports from Kyrgyzstan fell 12.7 percent. The U.S. surplus with Kyrgyzstan was $4.73 million.

Through May, the top five among the nation’s airports, seaports and border crossings were No. 1 Port of Houston; No. 2 John F. Kennedy International Airport; No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport; No. 4 Port of Charleston; and No. 5 Port of Newark. During the same period the previous year, the top five were No. 1 Port of Houston; No. 2 Port of Charleston; No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport; No. 4 Houston Int’l Airport and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport. In the current time period, the top five accounted for 69 percent of Kyrgyzstan’s U.S. trade.

Among those top five:

  • Trade with No. 1 Port of Houston rose 13.38 percent to $2.87 million.
    Exports rose 13.38 percent to $2.87 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 2 John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 34.38 percent to $1.68 million.
    Exports rose 36.68 percent to $1.62 million. Imports fell 5.7 percent to $64,017.
  • Trade with No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 17.26 percent to $528,579.
    Exports rose 20.77 percent to $413,491. Imports fell 61.18 percent to $115,088.
  • Trade with No. 4 Port of Charleston fell 59.05 percent to $522,153.
    Exports fell 57.08 percent to $522,153. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 5 Port of Newark rose 2551.51 percent to $495,939.
    Exports fell 60.26 percent to $3,450. Imports rose 4813.59 percent to $492,489.

Kyrgyzstan ranked No. 191 among the United States’ top trade partners through the current period. In the same period one year ago, it ranked No. 192.

Meanwhile, total U.S. trade with the world increased to $1.48 trillion, down 64.27 percent compared to the same period last year. The nation’s exports dropped 64.62 percent to $582.11 billion; imports dropped 64.04 percent to $898.44 billion. The nation’s top five countries so far this year, by value, are Canada; Mexico; China; Japan and Germany. The overall trade deficit was $316.33 billion, down compared to the same period of last year when the deficit was $853.23 billion.

The top five U.S. exports to Kyrgyzstan by value through May were the categories of TVs, computer monitors; Transmission shafts, bearings, gears; Machinery for sorting minerals, ores; Rubber tires; and Misc. engines and motors, parts, respectively. They accounted for 37.04 percent of total exports to Kyrgyzstan.

The value of the top five categories of U.S. imports from Kyrgyzstan –– Beans, peas, dried or shelled; Misc. dead animal products; Internal combustion engines; Motor vehicle parts; and Misc. footwear –– accounted for 72.79 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at U.S. exports to Kyrgyzstan:

  • TVs, computer monitors fell 15.37 percent compared to last year to $714,572.
  • Transmission shafts, bearings, gears rose 191.42 percent compared to last year to $591,947.
  • Machinery for sorting minerals, ores rose 24.67 percent compared to last year to $510,696.
  • Rubber tires fell 58.98 percent compared to last year to $499,053.
  • Misc. engines and motors, parts rose 348.31 percent compared to last year to $334,748.

Looking more closely at U.S. imports from Kyrgyzstan:

  • Beans, peas, dried or shelled totaled $378,265. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Misc. dead animal products totaled $377,692. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Internal combustion engines fell 64.77 percent compared to last year to $201,208.
  • Motor vehicle parts fell 66.38 percent compared to last year to $176,832.
  • Misc. footwear rose 39.02 percent compared to last year to $83,389.

In the latest annual figures available, Kyrgyzstan recorded $26.23 million in trade with the United States. Total U.S. exports to Kyrgyzstan were $ 20.95 million and imports from Kyrgyzstan were $5.28 million. The U.S. surplus with Kyrgyzstan was $15.67 million.