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Macao

Macao ranked No. 96 in total trade value through February with a total of $178.23 million. Exports totaled $151.12 million and Imports totaled $27.11 million, a surplus of $124.02 million.

January – February 2019

Top Trading Ports

Total Trade: $178.23 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $91,161,870
2John F. Kennedy International Airport $34,946,160
3Low-Valued Imports and Exports $23,061,486
4Port of New Orleans $6,461,675
5Anchorage International Airport, Alaska $4,132,764
6San Francisco International Airport, Calif. $3,885,825
7Los Angeles International Airport $3,404,354
8Port of Los Angeles $2,544,648
9Port of Long Beach $1,961,877
10Port of Newark $1,301,751

U.S. trade with Macao rose to $178.23 million through February

Macao’s trade with the United States rose to $178.23 million through the first two months of 2019, according to a WorldCity analysis of latest U.S. Census Bureau data. That’s 109.45 percent above its total trade during the same time period last year. Macao’s exports increased 127.69 percent while imports rose 44.81 percent. The U.S. surplus with Macao was $124.02 million.

Through February, the top five among the nation’s airports, seaports and border crossings were No. 1 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio; No. 2 John F. Kennedy International Airport; No. 3 Low-Valued Imports and Exports; No. 4 Port of New Orleans; and No. 5 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska. During the same period the previous year, the top five were No. 1 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio No. 2 Low-Valued Imports and Exports No. 3 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska No. 4 John F. Kennedy International Airport and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles. In the current time period, the top five accounted for 89.64 percent of Macao’s U.S. trade.

Among those top five:

  • Trade with No. 1 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio rose 232 percent to $91.16 million.
    Exports rose 232.08 percent to $90.95 million. Imports rose 198.64 percent to $214,141.
  • Trade with No. 2 John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 386.54 percent to $34.95 million.
    Exports rose 209.39 percent to $17.48 million. Imports rose 1039.9 percent to $17.46 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 114.18 percent to $23.06 million.
    Exports rose 114.18 percent to $23.06 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 4 Port of New Orleans rose 78.8 percent to $6.46 million.
    Exports rose 111.38 percent to $4.47 million. Imports rose 32.78 percent to $1.99 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska fell 53.73 percent to $4.13 million.
    Exports fell 61.07 percent to $2.83 million. Imports fell 21.69 percent to $1.3 million.

Macao ranked No. 96 among the United States’ top trade partners through the current period. In the same period one year ago, it ranked No. 115.

Meanwhile, total U.S. trade with the world increased to $650.55 billion, up 1.11 percent compared to the same period last year. The nation’s exports climbed 2.61 percent to $260.05 billion; imports climbed 0.14 percent to $390.5 billion. The nation’s top five countries so far this year, by value, are Mexico; Canada; China; Japan and Germany. The overall trade deficit was $130.45 billion, down compared to the same period of last year when the deficit was $136.53 billion.

The top five U.S. exports to Macao by value through February were the categories of Civilian aircraft, parts; Low value shipments; Jewelry, parts; Value added to a returned import; and Cell phones, related equipment, respectively. They accounted for 91.57 percent of total exports to Macao.

The value of the top five categories of U.S. imports from Macao –– Value added to a returned import; Medicines in individual dosages; Men’s or boys’ underwear; Antibiotics; and Hats, headgear, knit, lace –– accounted for 87.3 percent of all inbound shipments.

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

  • Civilian aircraft, parts rose 221.77 percent compared to last year to $91.87 million.
  • Low value shipments rose 114.18 percent compared to last year to $23.06 million.
  • Jewelry, parts rose 71.98 percent compared to last year to $14.96 million.
  • Value added to a returned import rose 91.07 percent compared to last year to $6.04 million.
  • Cell phones, related equipment fell 3.55 percent compared to last year to $2.46 million.

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

  • Value added to a returned import rose 136.71 percent compared to last year to $20.01 million.
  • Medicines in individual dosages totaled $1.29 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Men’s or boys’ underwear rose 57.58 percent compared to last year to $1 million.
  • Antibiotics fell 0.53 percent compared to last year to $835,999.
  • Hats, headgear, knit, lace rose 4951.28 percent compared to last year to $519,928.

In the latest annual figures available, Macao recorded $596.74 million in trade with the United States. At year’s end, its were Cleveland; Low Value Shipments; Los Angeles; New York City; and Anchorage. Total U.S. exports to Macao were $ 501.28 million and imports from Macao were $95.47 million. The U.S. surplus with Macao was $405.81 million.