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New Caledonia

New Caledonia ranked No. 161 in total trade value through June with a total of $64.32 million. Exports totaled $40.03 million and Imports totaled $24.29 million, a surplus of $15.74 million.

January – June 2019

Top Trading Ports

Total Trade: $64.32 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Charleston $22,858,253
2Port of Savannah, Ga. $10,062,809
3Low-Valued Imports and Exports $7,453,016
4Port of Long Beach $5,515,012
5Port of Stockton, Calif. $3,648,634
6Port of Baltimore, Md. $3,496,463
7Port of Los Angeles $1,708,773
8Port of Houston $1,437,044
9Port of Wilmington, Dela. $1,383,981
10Los Angeles International Airport $1,046,797

U.S. trade with New Caledonia rose to $64.32 million through June

New Caledonia’s trade with the United States rose to $64.32 million through the first six months of 2019, according to a WorldCity analysis of latest U.S. Census Bureau data. That’s 4.71 percent below its total trade during the same time period last year. New Caledonia’s exports increased 20.78 percent while imports fell 29.31 percent. The U.S. surplus with New Caledonia was $15.74 million.

Through June, 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 Mobile, Ala. No. 3 Low-Valued Imports and Exports No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Long Beach. In the current time period, the top five accounted for 77.02 percent of New Caledonia’s U.S. trade.

Among those top five:

  • Trade with No. 1 Port of Charleston rose 6.95 percent to $22.86 million.
    Exports rose 36.43 percent to $894,037. Imports rose 6.02 percent to $21.96 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 87.12 percent to $10.06 million.
    Exports rose 87.39 percent to $10.06 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 3 Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 27.45 percent to $7.45 million.
    Exports rose 27.45 percent to $7.45 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 4 Port of Long Beach rose 3.2 percent to $5.52 million.
    Exports rose 3.82 percent to $5.4 million. Imports fell 18.56 percent to $119,854.
  • 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. 161 among the United States’ top trade partners through the current period. In the same period one year ago, it ranked No. 161.

Meanwhile, total U.S. trade with the world increased to $2.06 trillion, down 0.14 percent compared to the same period last year. The nation’s exports dropped 0.75 percent to $823.61 billion; imports climbed 0.28 percent to $1.24 trillion. The nation’s top five countries so far this year, by value, are Mexico; Canada; China; Japan and Germany. The overall trade deficit was $412.15 billion, up compared to the same period of last year when the deficit was $402.47 billion.

The top five U.S. exports to New Caledonia by value through June were the categories of Commercial vehicles; Sulfur, not sublimed; Low value shipments; Chicken and other poultry; and Motor vehicles for transporting people, respectively. They accounted for 72.14 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; Laser-based machine tools; Aircraft engines, engine parts; and Shrimp, other crustaceans –– accounted for 97.26 percent of all inbound shipments.

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

  • Commercial vehicles rose 104.76 percent compared to last year to $8.4 million.
  • Sulfur, not sublimed rose 36.46 percent compared to last year to $7.68 million.
  • Low value shipments rose 27.45 percent compared to last year to $7.45 million.
  • Chicken and other poultry fell 2.4 percent compared to last year to $3.7 million.
  • Motor vehicles for transporting people rose 60.61 percent compared to last year to $1.65 million.

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

  • Ferroalloys 7202 fell 31.28 percent compared to last year to $21.9 million.
  • Value added to a returned import rose 101.09 percent compared to last year to $1 million.
  • Laser-based machine tools totaled $398,136. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Aircraft engines, engine parts rose 525.34 percent compared to last year to $171,092.
  • Shrimp, other crustaceans rose 1.4 percent compared to last year to $149,232.

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.