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Macedonia (Skopje)

Macedonia (Skopje) ranked No. 137 in total trade value through August with a total of $212.03 million. Exports totaled $29.34 million and Imports totaled $182.69 million, a deficit of $153.36 million.

January – August 2019

Top Trading Ports

Total Trade: $212.03 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Brunswick, Ga. $101,804,356
2Port of Virginia $20,366,542
3Port of Newark $13,497,824
4Chicago O’Hare International Airport $12,307,298
5Port of Houston $10,124,621
6Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $7,757,510
7Port of New York $7,703,913
8John F. Kennedy International Airport $6,704,134
9Port of Charleston $4,348,468
10Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport $3,099,801

U.S. trade with Macedonia (Skopje) rose to $212.03 million through August

Macedonia (Skopje)’s trade with the United States rose to $212.03 million through the first eight months of 2019, according to a WorldCity analysis of latest U.S. Census Bureau data. That’s 15.48 percent below its total trade during the same time period last year. U.S. exports to Macedonia (Skopje) increased 17.31 percent while U.S. imports from Macedonia (Skopje) fell 19.11 percent. The U.S. deficit with Macedonia (Skopje) was $153.36 million.

Through August, the top five among the nation’s airports, seaports and border crossings were No. 1 Port of Brunswick, Ga.; No. 2 Port of Virginia; No. 3 Port of Newark; No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport; and No. 5 Port of Houston. During the same period the previous year, the top five were No. 1 Port of Brunswick, Ga. No. 2 Port of Virginia No. 3 Port of Newark No. 4 Port of Mobile, Ala. and No. 5 Port of Charleston. In the current time period, the top five accounted for 74.57 percent of Macedonia (Skopje)’s U.S. trade.

Among those top five:

  • Trade with No. 1 Port of Brunswick, Ga. fell 28.71 percent to $101.8 million.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 28.71 percent to $101.8 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 Port of Virginia fell 18.5 percent to $20.37 million.
    Exports fell 61.1 percent to $1.61 million. Imports fell 10.06 percent to $18.76 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 Port of Newark fell 30.44 percent to $13.5 million.
    Exports fell 77.38 percent to $136,578. Imports fell 28.93 percent to $13.36 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 453.14 percent to $12.31 million.
    Exports rose 180.27 percent to $1.53 million. Imports rose 541.77 percent to $10.78 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 Port of Houston rose 755.75 percent to $10.12 million.
    Exports rose 218.85 percent to $1.22 million. Imports rose 1011.37 percent to $8.91 million.

Macedonia (Skopje) ranked No. 137 among the United States’ top trade partners through the current period. In the same period one year ago, it ranked No. 133.

Meanwhile, total U.S. trade with the world increased to $2.77 trillion, down 0.32 percent compared to the same period last year. The nation’s exports dropped 0.71 percent to $1.1 trillion; imports dropped 0.07 percent to $1.67 trillion. The nation’s top five countries so far this year, by value, are Mexico; Canada; China; Japan and Germany. The overall trade deficit was $575.47 billion, up compared to the same period of last year when the deficit was $568.8 billion.

The top five U.S. exports to Macedonia (Skopje) by value through August were the categories of Internal combustion engines; Percussion caps, detenating fuses; Motor vehicle parts; Glass fibers, glass yarn; and Binders for found molds; chemical products, respectively. They accounted for 46.6 percent of total exports to Macedonia (Skopje).

The value of the top five categories of U.S. imports from Macedonia (Skopje) –– Motor vehicles for transporting more than 10 peopl; Electrical boards, panels and switches; Hot-rolled flat iron, non-alloy steel; Raw tobacco; and Misc. chemical reaction initiators, accelerators –– accounted for 81.9 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at U.S. exports to Macedonia (Skopje):

  • Internal combustion engines fell 28.35 percent compared to last year to $6.23 million.
  • Percussion caps, detenating fuses rose 24.51 percent compared to last year to $1.96 million.
  • Motor vehicle parts rose 74.19 percent compared to last year to $1.89 million.
  • Glass fibers, glass yarn rose 20331 percent compared to last year to $1.8 million.
  • Binders for found molds; chemical products totaled $1.79 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.

Looking more closely at U.S. imports from Macedonia (Skopje):

  • Motor vehicles for transporting more than 10 peopl fell 28.7 percent compared to last year to $101.8 million.
  • Electrical boards, panels and switches rose 31.33 percent compared to last year to $24.86 million.
  • Hot-rolled flat iron, non-alloy steel rose 21542 percent compared to last year to $9.38 million.
  • Raw tobacco fell 29.4 percent compared to last year to $7.54 million.
  • Misc. chemical reaction initiators, accelerators fell 51.69 percent compared to last year to $6.04 million.

In the latest annual figures available, Macedonia (Skopje) recorded $295.46 million in trade with the United States. At year’s end, its were Atlanta/Savannah; Norfolk; New York City; Detroit; and Houston. Total U.S. exports to Macedonia (Skopje) were $ 40.44 million and imports from Macedonia (Skopje) were $255.02 million. The U.S. deficit with Macedonia (Skopje) was $214.58 million.