According to State statistics comitee at the end of January-November 2021, the foreign trade turnover of the republic reached 37.9 bln US dollars, which, compared to the same period in 2020, increased by 5 bln. US dollars (an increase of 15.0%).
Of the total volume of the FTT, exports amounted to 15.5 bln. US dollars (by January-November 2020, an increase of 8.9% was noted), and imports–22.5 bln. US dollars (an increase of 19.7%). As a result, the balance of foreign trade turnover amounted to a passive balance in the amount of-7 bln. US dollars.
Among the 20 large partner countries in foreign economic activity, there is also an active foreign trade balance with four countries, in particular with such as Afghanistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Turkey. A passive balance of foreign trade turnover remains with the remaining 16 countries.
Today Uzbekistan carries out trade relations with 179 countries of the world. The largest volume of foreign trade turnover was recorded with the PRC (17.7%), the Russian Federation (17.4%), Kazakhstan (9.3%), Turkey (8.0%), the Republic of Korea (4.4%), Kyrgyzstan (2.2%) and Germany (1.8%).
In the structure of the republic's foreign trade turnover, a significant share is noted in Tashkent city, which is 38.7%, or 15 bln. US dollars, and the smallest share is recorded the level of 1.0%, or 389.7 million US dollars, which is marked in Surkhandarya region.