|2||Exports military apparel, military equipment||$1.29 M|
|3||Paintings, drawings and other artwork||$755,810|
|5||Civilian aircraft, parts||$182,695|
|7||Video recording equipment||$139,135|
|8||Electric, laser or other light or photon beam inst||$119,510|
|10||Aluminum plates, sheets, strip more than 0.2mm thi||$56,527|
|1||Medical equipment for physicals||$631,628|
|3||Miscellaneous machine parts||$365,201|
|4||Compressors and pumps||$357,000|
|5||Centrifuges, filters, machines and parts||$251,672|
|6||Value added to a returned import||$215,857|
|7||Acrylic and methacrylic acids, etc.||$135,250|
|8||Articles of Glass, Nesoi 7020||$129,189|
|9||Misc. iron and steel articles||$97,375|
|10||Carpets, othert textile floor coverings, knotted||$66,774|
Albuquerque International Sunport, N.M.’s trade decreases 66.61 percent through August
Albuquerque International Sunport, N.M.’s trade with the world fell 66.61 percent, from $25.34 million to $8.46 million through the first eight months of 2019 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.
During the same time period, the nation’s total trade was $2.77 trillion, with exports at $1.1 trillion and imports at $1.67 trillion. The nation’s total trade decreased 0.32 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports fell 0.71 percent and imports fell 0.07 percent.
Albuquerque International Sunport, N.M. ranked No. 293 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through August of 2019.
The nation’s top five “ports” — airports, seaports and border crossings — so far this year, by value, are Port of Los Angeles; Port Laredo; Chicago O’Hare International Airport; Port of Newark and John F. Kennedy International Airport.
Through August Albuquerque International Sunport, N.M.’s top trade partners were No. 1 United Kingdom, No. 2 China, No. 3 Switzerland, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 France. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Ireland, China, United Kingdom, Germany and Canada, respectively.
Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:
- Trade with No. 1 United Kingdom rose 85.76 percent to $2.97 million.
Exports rose 66.5 percent to $2.51 million. Imports rose 410.29 percent to $456,564.
- Trade with No. 2 China fell 55.88 percent to $1.39 million.
Exports fell 77.06 percent to $605,553. Imports rose 54.95 percent to $782,115.
- Trade with No. 3 Switzerland rose 70.02 percent to $763,114.
Exports rose 126.36 percent to $240,840. Imports rose 52.52 percent to $522,274.
- Trade with No. 4 Germany rose 0.16 percent to $541,630.
Exports fell 14.18 percent to $177,491. Imports rose 9.04 percent to $364,139.
- Trade with No. 5 France rose 62.51 percent to $460,509.
Exports fell 62.68 percent to $103,509. Imports rose 5844.06 percent to $357,000.
Albuquerque International Sunport, N.M.’s top five trading partners through August accounted for 72.3 percent of its trade with the world.
Albuquerque International Sunport, N.M. had trade surpluses with 29 countries and deficits with 10 through August. That compares with 33 surpluses and four deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through August of this year were with United Kingdom, $2.05 million; Turkey, $286,728; and Japan, $229,044. The top three deficits through August of this year were with Switzerland, $281,434; France, $253,491; and Germany, $186,648.
Through August its top exports were Computers; Exports military apparel, military equipment; Paintings, drawings and other artwork; Medical technology; and Civilian aircraft, parts, in that order. Those accounted for 78.9 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Medical equipment for physicals; Computers; Miscellaneous machine parts; Compressors and pumps; and Catalytic converters, air filters, oil filers, etc., accounting for 70.62 percent of all inbound shipments.
Looking more closely at Albuquerque International Sunport, N.M.’s exports:
- Computers fell 15.15 percent compared to last year to $1.56 million.
- Exports military apparel, military equipment totaled $1.29 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
- Paintings, drawings and other artwork totaled $755,810. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
- Medical technology rose 28.7 percent compared to last year to $406,325.
- Civilian aircraft, parts fell 98.79 percent compared to last year to $182,695.
On the import side:
- Medical equipment for physicals rose 84.45 percent compared to last year to $631,628.
- Computers rose 46.2 percent compared to last year to $615,756.
- Miscellaneous machine parts totaled $365,201. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
- Compressors and pumps rose 7660.87 percent compared to last year to $357,000.
- Catalytic converters, air filters, oil filers, etc. rose 1724.37 percent compared to last year to $251,672.
Last year Albuquerque International Sunport, N.M. posted total trade with the world of $28.69 million. The Port’s surplus was $22.08 million. At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Ireland, China, United Kingdom, Germany and Canada. Exports totaled $25.38 million and imports came to $3.31 million.