Uzbekistan

Uzbekistan ranked No. 130 in total trade value through June with a total of $117.63 million. Exports totaled $86.77 million and Imports totaled $30.86 million, a surplus of $55.91 million.

U.S. trade with Uzbekistan rose to $117.63 million through June

Uzbekistan’s trade with the United States rose to $117.63 million through the first six months of 2020, according to a WorldCity analysis of latest U.S. Census Bureau data. That’s 60.99 percent below its total trade during the same time period last year. U.S. exports to Uzbekistan decreased 68.99 percent while U.S. imports from Uzbekistan rose 41.79 percent. The U.S. surplus with Uzbekistan was $55.91 million.

Through June, the top five among the nation’s airports, seaports and border crossings were No. 1 Port of Baltimore, Md.; No. 2 Port of New York; No. 3 Houston Int’l Airport; No. 4 Port of Charleston; and No. 5 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y.. During the same period the previous year, the top five were No. 1 Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va.; No. 2 Port of Baltimore, Md.; No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport; No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Houston Int’l Airport. In the current time period, the top five accounted for 67.11 percent of Uzbekistan’s U.S. trade.

Among those top five:

  • Trade with No. 1 Port of Baltimore, Md. fell 19.8 percent to $23.67 million.
    Exports fell 18.43 percent to $23.25 million. Imports fell 58.67 percent to $415,569.
  • Trade with No. 2 Port of New York rose 307.26 percent to $17.82 million.
    Exports rose 307.26 percent to $17.82 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 3 Houston Int’l Airport rose 3.9 percent to $16.92 million.
    Exports fell 26.82 percent to $1.29 million. Imports rose 7.62 percent to $15.63 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Port of Charleston rose 20.7 percent to $11.14 million.
    Exports rose 26.59 percent to $10.84 million. Imports fell 54.59 percent to $304,277.
  • Trade with No. 5 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. totaled $9.39 million.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $9.39 million.

Uzbekistan ranked No. 130 among the United States’ top trade partners through the current period. In the same period one year ago, it ranked No. 114.

Meanwhile, total U.S. trade with the world increased to $1.77 trillion, down 57.4 percent compared to the same period last year. The nation’s exports dropped 58.23 percent to $687.16 billion; imports dropped 56.85 percent to $1.08 trillion. The nation’s top five countries so far this year, by value, are Canada; Mexico; China; Japan and Germany. The overall trade deficit was $391.01 billion, down compared to the same period of last year when the deficit was $853.23 billion.

The top five U.S. exports to Uzbekistan by value through June were the categories of Harvesting machinery for poultry; Rubber tires; Passenger vehicles; Returned exports, with change; and Misc. chemical reaction initiators, accelerators, respectively. They accounted for 72.45 percent of total exports to Uzbekistan.

The value of the top five categories of U.S. imports from Uzbekistan –– Returned exports, without change; Silver, various forms; Peppers, including black pepper; Dried vegetables; and Radioactive chemical elements and isotopes –– accounted for 90.18 percent of all inbound shipments.

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

  • Harvesting machinery for poultry rose 67.66 percent compared to last year to $35.73 million.
  • Rubber tires rose 70.52 percent compared to last year to $14.04 million.
  • Passenger vehicles rose 545.96 percent compared to last year to $5.27 million.
  • Returned exports, with change fell 81.19 percent compared to last year to $4.61 million.
  • Misc. chemical reaction initiators, accelerators rose 35269 percent compared to last year to $3.21 million.

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

  • Returned exports, without change rose 7.82 percent compared to last year to $15.66 million.
  • Silver, various forms totaled $9.39 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Peppers, including black pepper rose 8.38 percent compared to last year to $1.23 million.
  • Dried vegetables rose 1.27 percent compared to last year to $833,499.
  • Radioactive chemical elements and isotopes fell 21.55 percent compared to last year to $719,594.

In the latest annual figures available, Uzbekistan recorded $539.72 million in trade with the United States. Total U.S. exports to Uzbekistan were $ 505.55 million and imports from Uzbekistan were $34.16 million. The U.S. surplus with Uzbekistan was $471.39 million.