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Macedonia (Skopje)

Macedonia (Skopje) ranked No. 133 in total trade value through October with a total of $309.25 million. Exports totaled $30.93 million and Imports totaled $278.32 million, a deficit of $247.39 million.

January – October 2018

Top Trading Ports

Total Trade: $309.25 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Brunswick, Ga. $169,757,582
2Port of Virginia $30,528,745
3Port of Newark $22,452,120
4Port of Mobile, Ala. $12,821,644
5Port of Charleston $9,661,335
6Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $7,769,083
7John F. Kennedy International Airport $7,049,343
8Port of Chester, Penn. $5,159,689
9Port of New York $4,815,085
10Chicago O’Hare International Airport $3,905,149

U.S. trade with Macedonia (Skopje) rose to $309.25 million through October

Macedonia (Skopje)’s trade with the United States rose to $309.25 million through the first 10 months of 2018, according to a WorldCity analysis of latest U.S. Census Bureau data. That’s 31.22 percent above its total trade during the same time period last year. Macedonia (Skopje)’s exports decreased 2.58 percent while imports rose 36.48 percent. The U.S. deficit with Macedonia (Skopje) was $247.39 million.

Through October, 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 Port of Mobile, Ala.; and No. 5 Port of Charleston. 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 Houston and No. 5 Port of New York. In the current time period, the top five accounted for 79.3 percent of Macedonia (Skopje)’s U.S. trade.

Among those top five:

  • Trade with No. 1 Port of Brunswick, Ga. rose 33.37 percent to $169.76 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 33.37 percent to $169.76 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 Port of Virginia fell 8.67 percent to $30.53 million.
    Exports fell 56.09 percent to $4.31 million. Imports rose 11.05 percent to $26.22 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 Port of Newark rose 26.61 percent to $22.45 million.
    Exports rose 98.78 percent to $624,708. Imports rose 25.31 percent to $21.83 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Port of Mobile, Ala. totaled $12.82 million.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $12.82 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 Port of Charleston rose 386.29 percent to $9.66 million.
    Exports fell 25.56 percent to $280,278. Imports rose 482.59 percent to $9.38 million.

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

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 Macedonia (Skopje) by value through October were the categories of Diesel engines; Centrifuges, filters, machines and parts; Percussion caps, detenating fuses; Motor vehicle parts; and Computers, respectively. They accounted for 59.59 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; Misc. chemical reaction initiators, accelerators; Raw tobacco; and Ferroalloys 7202 –– accounted for 84.77 percent of all inbound shipments.

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

  • Diesel engines rose 21.17 percent compared to last year to $11.88 million.
  • Centrifuges, filters, machines and parts fell 31.93 percent compared to last year to $1.97 million.
  • Percussion caps, detenating fuses rose 109.71 percent compared to last year to $1.87 million.
  • Motor vehicle parts fell 11.23 percent compared to last year to $1.4 million.
  • Computers rose 72.3 percent compared to last year to $1.3 million.

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

  • Motor vehicles for transporting more than 10 peopl rose 33.07 percent compared to last year to $169.75 million.
  • Electrical boards, panels and switches rose 1.03 percent compared to last year to $23.89 million.
  • Misc. chemical reaction initiators, accelerators rose 5656.65 percent compared to last year to $15.27 million.
  • Raw tobacco rose 13.06 percent compared to last year to $14.19 million.
  • Ferroalloys 7202 totaled $12.82 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

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.