Top Trading Ports
Total Trade: $3,698
|1||Los Angeles International Airport||$3,372|
|2||Low-Valued Imports and Exports||$191|
U.S. trade with Pitcairn Island rose to $3,698 through February
Pitcairn Island’s trade with the United States rose to $3,698 through the first two months of 2019, according to a WorldCity analysis of latest U.S. Census Bureau data. That’s 11106 percent above its total trade during the same time period last year. Pitcairn Island’s exports decreased 0 percent while imports rose 309.09 percent. The U.S. surplus with Pitcairn Island was $3,428.
Through February, the top five among the nation’s airports, seaports and border crossings only ports were No. 1 Los Angeles International Airport; No. 2 Low-Valued Imports and Exports; and No. 3 Low Value. During the same period the previous year, the top five only ports were No. 1 Low Value No. 2 Los Angeles International Airport and No. 3 Low-Valued Imports and Exports. In the current time period, the top five accounted for 100 percent of Pitcairn Island’s U.S. trade.
Among those top five:
- Trade with No. 1 Los Angeles International Airport totaled $3,372.
Exports totaled $3,372. There were no imports.
- Trade with No. 2 Low-Valued Imports and Exports totaled $191.
Exports totaled $191. There were no imports.
- Trade with No. 3 Low Value rose 309.09 percent to $135.
There were no exports. Imports rose 309.09 percent to $135.
Pitcairn Island ranked No. 232 among the United States’ top trade partners through the current period. In the same period one year ago, it ranked No. 234.
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 Pitcairn Island by value through February were the categories of Parts for heavy machinery; and Low value shipments, respectively. They accounted for 100 percent of total exports to Pitcairn Island.
The value of the top five categories of U.S. imports from Pitcairn Island –– –– accounted for 0 percent of all inbound shipments.
Looking more closely at U.S. exports to Pitcairn Island:
- Parts for heavy machinery totaled $3,372. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
- Low value shipments totaled $191. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
Looking more closely at U.S. imports from Pitcairn Island:
- Salvage rose 309.09 percent compared to last year to $135.
In the latest annual figures available, Pitcairn Island recorded $41,157 in trade with the United States. At year’s end, its only Customs districts were New Orleans; Low Value Shipments; Cleveland; and New York City. Total U.S. exports to Pitcairn Island were $ 1,431 and imports from Pitcairn Island were $39,726. The U.S. deficit with Pitcairn Island was $38,295.