Uzbekistan's international trade reached US$ 24.9 billion in January-August 2021, an increase by US$ 383.1 million, or 1.6%, compared to the same period in 2020.
Of the total volume, exports topped to US$ 9.2 billion (decrease of 20.1% to January-August 2020), and imports - US$ 15.6 billion (an increase of 20.9%). As a result, a US$ 6.4 billion dollar trade deficit recorded.
Currently, Uzbekistan has trade ties with 174 countries of the world. The largest volume of foreign trade turnover was recorded with China (19.2%), the Russian Federation (17.9%), Kazakhstan (9.9%), Turkey (8.6%), the Republic of Korea (4.8%), Kyrgyzstan ( 2.4%) and Germany (1.9%).