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Macedonia (Skopje)

Macedonia (Skopje) ranked No. 124 in total trade value through February with a total of $64.56 million. Exports totaled $5.78 million and Imports totaled $58.78 million, a deficit of $53 million.

January – February 2019

Top Trading Ports

Total Trade: $64.56 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Brunswick, Ga. $38,817,818
2Port of Virginia $6,832,722
3Port of Charleston $3,149,349
4Chicago O’Hare International Airport $3,144,328
5Port of Newark $3,003,869
6Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $1,382,353
7John F. Kennedy International Airport $1,019,190
8Port of New York $815,901
9Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport $792,890
10Los Angeles International Airport $720,105

U.S. trade with Macedonia (Skopje) rose to $64.56 million through February

Macedonia (Skopje)’s trade with the United States rose to $64.56 million through the first two months of 2019, according to a WorldCity analysis of latest U.S. Census Bureau data. That’s 3.97 percent below its total trade during the same time period last year. Macedonia (Skopje)’s exports decreased 26.27 percent while imports fell 1.02 percent. The U.S. deficit with Macedonia (Skopje) was $53 million.

Through February, 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 Charleston; No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport; and No. 5 Port of Newark. 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 Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va. and No. 5 Port of Chester, Penn.. In the current time period, the top five accounted for 85.11 percent of Macedonia (Skopje)’s U.S. trade.

Among those top five:

  • Trade with No. 1 Port of Brunswick, Ga. rose 16.09 percent to $38.82 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 16.09 percent to $38.82 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 Port of Virginia fell 43.28 percent to $6.83 million.
    Exports fell 96.41 percent to $62,104. Imports fell 34.35 percent to $6.77 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 Port of Charleston rose 53.36 percent to $3.15 million.
    Exports fell 93.49 percent to $4,280. Imports rose 58.22 percent to $3.15 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 436.91 percent to $3.14 million.
    Exports rose 2196.25 percent to $492,958. Imports rose 369.96 percent to $2.65 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 Port of Newark fell 10.64 percent to $3 million.
    Exports rose 695.96 percent to $112,955. Imports fell 13.64 percent to $2.89 million.

Macedonia (Skopje) ranked No. 124 among the United States’ top trade partners through the current period. In the same period one year ago, it ranked No. 124.

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 Macedonia (Skopje) by value through February were the categories of Diesel engines; Percussion caps, detenating fuses; Computers; Glass fibers, glass yarn; and Binders for found molds; chemical products, respectively. They accounted for 51.58 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; Raw tobacco; Misc. chemical reaction initiators, accelerators; and Train and locomotive parts –– accounted for 90.33 percent of all inbound shipments.

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

  • Diesel engines fell 64.8 percent compared to last year to $1.21 million.
  • Percussion caps, detenating fuses rose 116.27 percent compared to last year to $562,214.
  • Computers rose 13.49 percent compared to last year to $436,063.
  • Glass fibers, glass yarn rose 10708 percent compared to last year to $435,134.
  • Binders for found molds; chemical products totaled $343,539. 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 rose 16.09 percent compared to last year to $38.82 million.
  • Electrical boards, panels and switches rose 24.94 percent compared to last year to $5.34 million.
  • Raw tobacco fell 40.73 percent compared to last year to $4.65 million.
  • Misc. chemical reaction initiators, accelerators fell 42.48 percent compared to last year to $3.31 million.
  • Train and locomotive parts rose 136.2 percent compared to last year to $981,499.

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.