French Southern and Antarctic Lands

French Southern and Antarctic Lands ranked No. 227 in total trade value through June with a total of $426,831. Exports totaled $423,464 and Imports totaled $3,367, a surplus of $420,097.

U.S. trade with French Southern and Antarctic Lands rose to $426,831 through June

French Southern and Antarctic Lands’s trade with the United States rose to $426,831 through the first six months of 2020, according to a WorldCity analysis of latest U.S. Census Bureau data. That’s 70.34 percent below its total trade during the same time period last year. U.S. exports to French Southern and Antarctic Lands decreased 68.04 percent while U.S. imports from French Southern and Antarctic Lands fell 97.05 percent. The U.S. surplus with French Southern and Antarctic Lands was $420,097.

Through June, the top five among the nation’s airports, seaports and border crossings were No. 1 Port Everglades, Fla.; No. 2 Port of Palm Beach, Fla.; No. 3 Port of Seattle, Wash.; No. 4 Low-Valued Imports and Exports; and No. 5 San Francisco International Airport, Calif.. During the same period the previous year, the top five were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles; No. 2 Port Everglades, Fla.; No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport; No. 4 Port of New Orleans and No. 5 Port of Palm Beach, Fla.. In the current time period, the top five accounted for 99.91 percent of French Southern and Antarctic Lands’s U.S. trade.

Among those top five:

  • Trade with No. 1 Port Everglades, Fla. rose 21.92 percent to $371,859.
    Exports rose 21.92 percent to $371,859. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 2 Port of Palm Beach, Fla. fell 7.35 percent to $27,031.
    Exports fell 7.35 percent to $27,031. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 3 Port of Seattle, Wash. totaled $17,660.
    Exports totaled $17,660. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 4 Low-Valued Imports and Exports fell 68.04 percent to $6,914.
    Exports fell 68.04 percent to $6,914. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 5 San Francisco International Airport, Calif. totaled $3,000.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $3,000.

French Southern and Antarctic Lands ranked No. 227 among the United States’ top trade partners through the current period. In the same period one year ago, it ranked No. 213.

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 French Southern and Antarctic Lands by value through June were the categories of Beef, fresh or chilled; Tomatoes, fresh or chilled; Pork meat, fresh, frozen or chilled; Avocados, dates, figs, pineapples, etc.; and Lettuce and chicory, fresh or chilled, respectively. They accounted for 82.19 percent of total exports to French Southern and Antarctic Lands.

The value of the top five categories of U.S. imports from French Southern and Antarctic Lands –– Pearls, Natural or Cultured, Not Strung or Se 7101; and Estimates of low-value imports –– accounted for 100 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at U.S. exports to French Southern and Antarctic Lands:

  • Beef, fresh or chilled rose 24.53 percent compared to last year to $185,283.
  • Tomatoes, fresh or chilled rose 112.64 percent compared to last year to $65,594.
  • Pork meat, fresh, frozen or chilled rose 55.39 percent compared to last year to $52,841.
  • Avocados, dates, figs, pineapples, etc. rose 168.45 percent compared to last year to $24,826.
  • Lettuce and chicory, fresh or chilled fell 30.31 percent compared to last year to $19,484.

Looking more closely at U.S. imports from French Southern and Antarctic Lands:

  • Pearls, Natural or Cultured, Not Strung or Se 7101 totaled $3,000. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Estimates of low-value imports fell 77.35 percent compared to last year to $367.

In the latest annual figures available, French Southern and Antarctic Lands recorded $6.96 million in trade with the United States. Total U.S. exports to French Southern and Antarctic Lands were $ 6.81 million and imports from French Southern and Antarctic Lands were $151,198. The U.S. surplus with French Southern and Antarctic Lands was $6.65 million.