Table 47 Agencies active in funding ISI articles in Uzbekistan
Uzbekistan is the 108th largest export economy in the world and the 90th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2013, Uzbekistan exported $5.86B and imported $12B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $6.15B. In 2013 the GDP of Uzbekistan was $56.8B and its GDP per capita was $1.88k.
The top exports of Uzbekistan are Petroleum Gas ($1.05B), Cars ($655M), Raw Cotton ($591M), Refined Copper ($447M) and Radioactive Chemicals ($406M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Vehicle Parts ($880M), Pack-aged Medicaments ($528M), Refined Petroleum ($466M), Sawn Wood ($432M) and Coated Flat-Rolled Iron ($320M).
The top export destinations of Uzbekistan are China ($1.82B), Russia ($1.25B), Kazakhstan ($928M), Turkey ($809M) and France ($167M). The top import origins are Russia ($2.8B), China ($2.56B), South Korea ($1.97B), Kazakhstan ($1.1B) and Turkey ($561M).
EXHIBITIONS, COMPANIES, AND TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER CENTERS
Uzbekistan holds about thirty exhibitions annually on different fields like Education, Beauty Products, Fire and Safety, Machinery and Metallurgy, Mining and related Equipment, Plastic and rubber, Road Building, Transport and Logistics, Agriculture and Dependent Industries, Food, Heating and Ventilation, Furniture and Production, Building and Construction, Oil and Gas, Chemistry, Special Machinery, Medicine, Dental Forum and Exhibition, Healthcare, Energy, Maternity and Childhood, Textile, Packaging and Production. Of the mentioned exhibitions, Agri-culture, Food, and Machinery have the highest number of occurrence, be-ing three every year.
TRADE WITH ECO COUNTRIES
Uzbekistan exports to five of ECO countries such as Turkey (14%), Azerbaijan (0.18%), Kazakhstan (16%), Kyrgyzstan (1.6%), and Pakistan (0.01%). It also imports from ECO countries consisting Turkey ($561M), Azerbaijan ($11M), Pakistan ($2.92M), Kazakhstan ($0.95M), and Kyrgyzstan ($158.9M).