Anguilla

Anguilla ranked No. 179 in total trade value through May with a total of $20 million. Exports totaled $19.39 million and Imports totaled $603,282, a surplus of $18.79 million.

U.S. trade with Anguilla rose to $17.29 million through May

Anguilla’s trade with the United States rose to $17.29 million through the first five months of 2020, according to a WorldCity analysis of latest U.S. Census Bureau data. That’s 31.18 percent below its total trade during the same time period last year. U.S. exports to Anguilla decreased 31.97 percent while U.S. imports from Anguilla rose 3 percent. The U.S. surplus with Anguilla was $16.11 million.

Through May, the top five among the nation’s airports, seaports and border crossings were No. 1 Port of Palm Beach, Fla.; No. 2 Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico; No. 3 Port Everglades, Fla.; No. 4 Low-Valued Imports and Exports; and No. 5 Playa de Ponce Port, P.R.. During the same period the previous year, the top five were No. 1 Port of Palm Beach, Fla.; No. 2 Port Everglades, Fla.; No. 3 Christiansted Port Terminal, U.S. Virgin Islands; No. 4 Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico and No. 5 Low-Valued Imports and Exports. In the current time period, the top five accounted for 86.68 percent of Anguilla’s U.S. trade.

Among those top five:

  • Trade with No. 1 Port of Palm Beach, Fla. fell 31.09 percent to $5.53 million.
    Exports fell 30.63 percent to $5.53 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 2 Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico fell 4.56 percent to $4.24 million.
    Exports fell 4.31 percent to $4.22 million. Imports fell 49.06 percent to $12,633.
  • Trade with No. 3 Port Everglades, Fla. fell 51.5 percent to $3.27 million.
    Exports fell 51.84 percent to $3.24 million. Imports rose 188.28 percent to $27,675.
  • Trade with No. 4 Low-Valued Imports and Exports fell 36.17 percent to $2.48 million.
    Exports fell 36.17 percent to $2.48 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 5 Playa de Ponce Port, P.R. totaled $1.82 million.
    Exports totaled $1.82 million. There were no imports.

Anguilla ranked No. 179 among the United States’ top trade partners through the current period. In the same period one year ago, it ranked No. 173.

Meanwhile, total U.S. trade with the world increased to $1.48 trillion, down 64.27 percent compared to the same period last year. The nation’s exports dropped 64.62 percent to $582.11 billion; imports dropped 64.04 percent to $898.44 billion. The nation’s top five countries so far this year, by value, are Canada; Mexico; China; Japan and Germany. The overall trade deficit was $316.33 billion, down compared to the same period of last year when the deficit was $853.23 billion.

The top five U.S. exports to Anguilla by value through May were the categories of Gasoline, other fuels; Low value shipments; Passenger vehicles; Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic; and Misc. iron or steel structures and parts, respectively. They accounted for 44.47 percent of total exports to Anguilla.

The value of the top five categories of U.S. imports from Anguilla –– Rum, gin, vodka, other liquors; Returned exports, without change; Estimates of low-value imports; Parts and Accessories For Items 8519 to 8521 8522; and Misc. articles of unhardened vulcanized rubber –– accounted for 88.06 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at U.S. exports to Anguilla:

  • Gasoline, other fuels fell 21.5 percent compared to last year to $5 million.
  • Low value shipments fell 36.17 percent compared to last year to $2.48 million.
  • Passenger vehicles fell 36.28 percent compared to last year to $487,561.
  • Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic fell 27.13 percent compared to last year to $339,483.
  • Misc. iron or steel structures and parts rose 8.23 percent compared to last year to $311,884.

Looking more closely at U.S. imports from Anguilla:

  • Rum, gin, vodka, other liquors fell 25.66 percent compared to last year to $261,053.
  • Returned exports, without change fell 12.04 percent compared to last year to $166,305.
  • Estimates of low-value imports rose 21.72 percent compared to last year to $44,801.
  • Parts and Accessories For Items 8519 to 8521 8522 totaled $32,991. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Misc. articles of unhardened vulcanized rubber rose 6646.51 percent compared to last year to $26,109.

In the latest annual figures available, Anguilla recorded $90.93 million in trade with the United States. Total U.S. exports to Anguilla were $ 88.57 million and imports from Anguilla were $2.36 million. The U.S. surplus with Anguilla was $86.21 million.