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Tajikistan

Tajikistan ranked No. 197 in total trade value through July with a total of $10.28 million. Exports totaled $8.5 million and Imports totaled $1.78 million, a surplus of $6.71 million.

January – July 2019

Top Trading Ports

Total Trade: $10.28 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Virginia $2,366,116
2Port of New York $1,550,064
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $1,493,852
4Port of Los Angeles $1,330,714
5John F. Kennedy International Airport $722,233
6Chicago O’Hare International Airport $537,748
7Port of Newark $470,677
8Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $307,943
9Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va. $202,370
10Highgate Springs Alburg, Vt. $159,667

U.S. trade with Tajikistan rose to $10.28 million through July

Tajikistan’s trade with the United States rose to $10.28 million through the first seven months of 2019, according to a WorldCity analysis of latest U.S. Census Bureau data. That’s 40.39 percent above its total trade during the same time period last year. U.S. exports to Tajikistan increased 22.32 percent while U.S. imports from Tajikistan rose 374.77 percent. The U.S. surplus with Tajikistan was $6.71 million.

Through July, the top five among the nation’s airports, seaports and border crossings were No. 1 Port of Virginia; No. 2 Port of New York; No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga.; No. 4 Port of Los Angeles; and No. 5 John F. Kennedy International Airport. During the same period the previous year, the top five were No. 1 Boston’s Logan International Airport No. 2 John F. Kennedy International Airport No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga.. In the current time period, the top five accounted for 72.61 percent of Tajikistan’s U.S. trade.

Among those top five:

  • Trade with No. 1 Port of Virginia rose 309.13 percent to $2.37 million.
    Exports rose 309.13 percent to $2.37 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 2 Port of New York rose 1111.39 percent to $1.55 million.
    Exports rose 1111.39 percent to $1.55 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 160.84 percent to $1.49 million.
    Exports rose 160.84 percent to $1.49 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 4 Port of Los Angeles rose 1706.78 percent to $1.33 million.
    Exports totaled $1.26 million. Imports fell 1.82 percent to $72,314.
  • Trade with No. 5 John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 5 percent to $722,233.
    Exports fell 66.81 percent to $199,001. Imports rose 225.49 percent to $523,232.

Tajikistan ranked No. 197 among the United States’ top trade partners through the current period. In the same period one year ago, it ranked No. 206.

Meanwhile, total U.S. trade with the world increased to $2.41 trillion, down 0.06 percent compared to the same period last year. The nation’s exports dropped 0.71 percent to $956.44 billion; imports climbed 0.38 percent to $1.45 trillion. The nation’s top five countries so far this year, by value, are Mexico; Canada; China; Japan and Germany. The overall trade deficit was $498.31 billion, up compared to the same period of last year when the deficit was $485.95 billion.

The top five U.S. exports to Tajikistan by value through July were the categories of Chicken and other poultry; Medical technology; Almonds, walnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts, etc.; Misc. raw materials for industrial manufacturing; and Power supplies, transformers, respectively. They accounted for 75.76 percent of total exports to Tajikistan.

The value of the top five categories of U.S. imports from Tajikistan –– Antimony, including waste and scrap; Collectors items of historic or botanic interest; Dried fruit and nuts; Precious stones; and Value added to a returned import –– accounted for 93.18 percent of all inbound shipments.

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

  • Chicken and other poultry rose 305.54 percent compared to last year to $1.97 million.
  • Medical technology totaled $1.51 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Almonds, walnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts, etc. totaled $1.26 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Misc. raw materials for industrial manufacturing rose 98.98 percent compared to last year to $860,875.
  • Power supplies, transformers rose 2974.01 percent compared to last year to $831,305.

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

  • Antimony, including waste and scrap totaled $803,518. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Collectors items of historic or botanic interest rose 986.53 percent compared to last year to $375,669.
  • Dried fruit and nuts rose 156.24 percent compared to last year to $199,813.
  • Precious stones rose 1326.37 percent compared to last year to $148,086.
  • Value added to a returned import rose 311.61 percent compared to last year to $133,500.

In the latest annual figures available, Tajikistan recorded $18.85 million in trade with the United States. At year’s end, its were Charleston; New York City; Atlanta/Savannah; Chicago; and Norfolk. Total U.S. exports to Tajikistan were $ 17.92 million and imports from Tajikistan were $931,554. The U.S. surplus with Tajikistan was $16.99 million.