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Bahrain

Bahrain ranked No. 75 in total trade value through October with a total of $2.29 billion. Exports totaled $1.46 billion and Imports totaled $825.88 million, a surplus of $636.87 million.

January – October 2018

Top Trading Ports

Total Trade: $2.29 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Everett, Wash. $518,749,769
2Port of Baltimore, Md. $291,327,819
3Port of Houston $271,505,456
4Low-Valued Imports and Exports $156,021,448
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $127,882,307
6Port of Pascagoula, Miss. $75,000,000
7Port of Newark $73,113,536
8Port of Jacksonville, Fla. $69,348,963
9Port of New Orleans $68,561,177
10John F. Kennedy International Airport $65,452,810

U.S. trade with Bahrain rose to $2.29 billion through October

Bahrain’s trade with the United States rose to $2.29 billion through the first 10 months of 2018, according to a WorldCity analysis of latest U.S. Census Bureau data. That’s 45.84 percent above its total trade during the same time period last year. Bahrain’s exports increased 97.99 percent while imports fell 0.56 percent. The U.S. surplus with Bahrain was $636.87 million.

Through October, the top five among the nation’s airports, seaports and border crossings were No. 1 Port of Everett, Wash.; No. 2 Port of Baltimore, Md.; No. 3 Port of Houston; No. 4 Low-Valued Imports and Exports; and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga.. During the same period the previous year, the top five were No. 1 Port of Houston No. 2 Port of Baltimore, Md. No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga. No. 4 Low-Valued Imports and Exports and No. 5 Port of Newark. In the current time period, the top five accounted for 59.66 percent of Bahrain’s U.S. trade.

Among those top five:

  • Trade with No. 1 Port of Everett, Wash. totaled $518.75 million.
    Exports totaled $518.75 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 2 Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 49.11 percent to $291.33 million.
    Exports fell 3.55 percent to $28.85 million. Imports rose 58.63 percent to $262.47 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 Port of Houston fell 3.1 percent to $271.51 million.
    Exports rose 31.93 percent to $42.68 million. Imports fell 7.68 percent to $228.83 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 18.67 percent to $156.02 million.
    Exports rose 18.67 percent to $156.02 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 9.51 percent to $127.88 million.
    Exports fell 36.72 percent to $30.71 million. Imports rose 4.72 percent to $97.18 million.

Bahrain ranked No. 75 among the United States’ top trade partners through the current period. In the same period one year ago, it ranked No. 81.

Meanwhile, total U.S. trade with the world increased to $3.51 trillion, up 9.44 percent compared to the same period last year. The nation’s exports climbed 8.95 percent to $1.39 trillion; imports climbed 9.77 percent to $2.12 trillion. The nation’s top five countries so far this year, by value, are China; Canada; Mexico; Japan and Germany. The overall trade deficit was $732.48 billion, up compared to the same period of last year when the deficit was $657.79 billion.

The top five U.S. exports to Bahrain by value through October were the categories of Civilian aircraft, parts; Low value shipments; Motor vehicles for transporting people; Floating or submersible docks, platforms; and Computers, respectively. They accounted for 64.45 percent of total exports to Bahrain.

The value of the top five categories of U.S. imports from Bahrain –– Aluminum, unwrought; Aluminum plates, sheets, strip more than 0.2mm thi; Gasoline, other fuels; Aluminum Wire 7605; and Linens for bed, bath and kitchen –– accounted for 87.84 percent of all inbound shipments.

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

  • Civilian aircraft, parts rose 3728.34 percent compared to last year to $553.25 million.
  • Low value shipments rose 18.67 percent compared to last year to $156.02 million.
  • Motor vehicles for transporting people rose 18.38 percent compared to last year to $99.14 million.
  • Floating or submersible docks, platforms rose 219847 percent compared to last year to $75.22 million.
  • Computers rose 230.65 percent compared to last year to $59.08 million.

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

  • Aluminum, unwrought rose 40.08 percent compared to last year to $289.17 million.
  • Aluminum plates, sheets, strip more than 0.2mm thi rose 21.64 percent compared to last year to $165.2 million.
  • Gasoline, other fuels rose 27.49 percent compared to last year to $109.82 million.
  • Aluminum Wire 7605 fell 35.94 percent compared to last year to $100.32 million.
  • Linens for bed, bath and kitchen fell 4.76 percent compared to last year to $60.94 million.

In the latest annual figures available, Bahrain recorded $1.9 billion in trade with the United States. At year’s end, its were Houston; Baltimore; New York City; Atlanta/Savannah; and Low Value Shipments. Total U.S. exports to Bahrain were $ 907.21 million and imports from Bahrain were $996.43 million. The U.S. deficit with Bahrain was $89.22 million.