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New Caledonia

New Caledonia ranked No. 155 in total trade value through March with a total of $41.99 million. Exports totaled $28.54 million and Imports totaled $13.45 million, a surplus of $15.1 million.

January – March 2019

Top Trading Ports

Total Trade: $41.99 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Charleston $12,416,308
2Port of Savannah, Ga. $7,323,038
3Low-Valued Imports and Exports $5,315,834
4Port of Long Beach $5,058,931
5Port of Stockton, Calif. $3,648,634
6Port of Baltimore, Md. $1,735,166
7Port of Houston $1,284,044
8Port of Newark $817,063
9Port of Los Angeles $619,207
10Port of Galveston, Texas $485,433

U.S. trade with New Caledonia rose to $41.99 million through March

New Caledonia’s trade with the United States rose to $41.99 million through the first three months of 2019, according to a WorldCity analysis of latest U.S. Census Bureau data. That’s 16.18 percent above its total trade during the same time period last year. New Caledonia’s exports increased 38.44 percent while imports fell 13.39 percent. The U.S. surplus with New Caledonia was $15.1 million.

Through March, the top five among the nation’s airports, seaports and border crossings were No. 1 Port of Charleston; No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga.; No. 3 Low-Valued Imports and Exports; No. 4 Port of Long Beach; and No. 5 Port of Stockton, Calif.. During the same period the previous year, the top five were No. 1 Port of Charleston No. 2 Port of Philadelphia No. 3 Port of Long Beach No. 4 Port of Mobile, Ala. and No. 5 Low-Valued Imports and Exports. In the current time period, the top five accounted for 80.4 percent of New Caledonia’s U.S. trade.

Among those top five:

  • Trade with No. 1 Port of Charleston rose 99.1 percent to $12.42 million.
    Exports fell 18.67 percent to $426,305. Imports rose 109.9 percent to $11.99 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 240.24 percent to $7.32 million.
    Exports rose 241.49 percent to $7.32 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 3 Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 41.8 percent to $5.32 million.
    Exports rose 41.8 percent to $5.32 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 4 Port of Long Beach rose 17.93 percent to $5.06 million.
    Exports rose 15.73 percent to $4.96 million. Imports totaled $94,339.
  • Trade with No. 5 Port of Stockton, Calif. rose 40.75 percent to $3.65 million.
    Exports rose 40.75 percent to $3.65 million. There were no imports.

New Caledonia ranked No. 155 among the United States’ top trade partners through the current period. In the same period one year ago, it ranked No. 156.

Meanwhile, total U.S. trade with the world increased to $1.01 trillion, up 0.65 percent compared to the same period last year. The nation’s exports climbed 1.42 percent to $408.22 billion; imports climbed 0.13 percent to $598.47 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 $190.25 billion, down compared to the same period of last year when the deficit was $195.16 billion.

The top five U.S. exports to New Caledonia by value through March were the categories of Sulfur, not sublimed; Commercial vehicles; Low value shipments; Poultry, fresh, chilled or frozen; and Motor vehicles for transporting people, respectively. They accounted for 76.85 percent of total exports to New Caledonia.

The value of the top five categories of U.S. imports from New Caledonia –– Ferroalloys 7202; Value added to a returned import; Aircraft engines, engine parts; Motor vehicle parts; and Computer chips –– accounted for 98.4 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at U.S. exports to New Caledonia:

  • Sulfur, not sublimed rose 36.46 percent compared to last year to $7.68 million.
  • Commercial vehicles rose 274.78 percent compared to last year to $6.07 million.
  • Low value shipments rose 41.8 percent compared to last year to $5.32 million.
  • Poultry, fresh, chilled or frozen fell 10.7 percent compared to last year to $1.87 million.
  • Motor vehicles for transporting people rose 125.45 percent compared to last year to $1 million.

Looking more closely at U.S. imports from New Caledonia:

  • Ferroalloys 7202 fell 16.01 percent compared to last year to $11.98 million.
  • Value added to a returned import rose 615.84 percent compared to last year to $918,324.
  • Aircraft engines, engine parts rose 525.34 percent compared to last year to $171,092.
  • Motor vehicle parts totaled $102,421. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Computer chips totaled $63,517. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

In the latest annual figures available, New Caledonia recorded $124.48 million in trade with the United States. At year’s end, its were Philadelphia; Mobile; Los Angeles; Atlanta/Savannah; and Low Value Shipments. Total U.S. exports to New Caledonia were $ 59.36 million and imports from New Caledonia were $65.12 million. The U.S. deficit with New Caledonia was $5.76 million.