Tajikistan

Tajikistan ranked No. 200 in total trade value through March with a total of $4.12 million. Exports totaled $3.82 million and Imports totaled $292,510, a surplus of $3.53 million.

U.S. trade with Tajikistan rose to $4.12 million through March

Tajikistan’s trade with the United States rose to $4.12 million through the first three months of 2020, according to a WorldCity analysis of latest U.S. Census Bureau data. That’s 16.37 percent below its total trade during the same time period last year. U.S. exports to Tajikistan increased 3.97 percent while U.S. imports from Tajikistan fell 76.49 percent. The U.S. surplus with Tajikistan was $3.53 million.

Through March, the top five among the nation’s airports, seaports and border crossings were No. 1 Miami Int’l Airport; No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport; No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga.; No. 4 Port of Charleston; and No. 5 San Francisco International Airport, Calif.. During the same period the previous year, the top five were No. 1 Port of New York No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga. No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Port of Newark. In the current time period, the top five accounted for 75.97 percent of Tajikistan’s U.S. trade.

Among those top five:

  • Trade with No. 1 Miami Int’l Airport rose 1398.36 percent to $968,793.
    Exports rose 1396.59 percent to $967,653. Imports totaled $1,140.
  • Trade with No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 99.69 percent to $890,975.
    Exports rose 99.69 percent to $890,975. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 17.15 percent to $611,153.
    Exports fell 17.15 percent to $611,153. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 4 Port of Charleston rose 1207.08 percent to $430,433.
    Exports rose 1207.08 percent to $430,433. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 5 San Francisco International Airport, Calif. rose 2728.99 percent to $226,319.
    Exports rose 1450.06 percent to $124,005. Imports totaled $102,314.

Tajikistan ranked No. 200 among the United States’ top trade partners through the current period. In the same period one year ago, it ranked No. 195.

Meanwhile, total U.S. trade with the world increased to $964.77 billion, down 4.16 percent compared to the same period last year. The nation’s exports dropped 3.07 percent to $395.69 billion; imports dropped 4.91 percent to $569.09 billion. The nation’s top five countries so far this year, by value, are Mexico; Canada; China; Japan and Germany. The overall trade deficit was $173.4 billion, down compared to the same period of last year when the deficit was $190.25 billion.

The top five U.S. exports to Tajikistan by value through March were the categories of Civilian aircraft, parts; Meteorological, hydraulic and survey equipment; Misc. raw materials for industrial manufacturing; Chicken and other poultry; and Bombs, grenades, cartridges, parts, respectively. They accounted for 79.43 percent of total exports to Tajikistan.

The value of the top five categories of U.S. imports from Tajikistan –– Value added to a returned import; Precious stones; Dried fruit and nuts; Estimates of low-value imports; and Cell phones, related equipment –– accounted for 90.94 percent of all inbound shipments.

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

  • Civilian aircraft, parts rose 1231.58 percent compared to last year to $998,298.
  • Meteorological, hydraulic and survey equipment rose 6975.82 percent compared to last year to $848,462.
  • Misc. raw materials for industrial manufacturing rose 197.27 percent compared to last year to $417,313.
  • Chicken and other poultry fell 56.77 percent compared to last year to $398,821.
  • Bombs, grenades, cartridges, parts totaled $374,783. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.

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

  • Value added to a returned import fell 23.36 percent compared to last year to $102,314.
  • Precious stones totaled $66,096. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Dried fruit and nuts fell 9.97 percent compared to last year to $59,803.
  • Estimates of low-value imports rose 239.75 percent compared to last year to $27,129.
  • Cell phones, related equipment totaled $10,656. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

In the latest annual figures available, Tajikistan recorded $13.39 million in trade with the United States. Total U.S. exports to Tajikistan were $ 11.19 million and imports from Tajikistan were $2.2 million. The U.S. surplus with Tajikistan was $9 million.