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Austin International Airport, Texas

Austin International Airport, Texas’s trade totaled $71.96 million for the month of August, $530.39 million through August of 2019, and $702.46 million for all of 2018, the latest annual data available, according to U.S. Census Bureau data analyzed by WorldCity. Need more details? Read more

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Top Trading Countries

RankPortYTD
1Mexico$163.82 M
2China$60.06 M
3United Kingdom$38.19 M
4The Netherlands$34.88 M
5Denmark$31.62 M
6Germany$31.4 M
7India$19.26 M
8Singapore$13.75 M
9Malaysia$10.88 M
10Hong Kong$10.01 M

Overall Rank

Austin International Airport, Texas’s trade increases 12.86 percent through August

Austin International Airport, Texas’s trade with the world rose 12.86 percent, from $469.96 million to $530.39 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.

Austin International Airport, Texas ranked No. 155 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 Austin International Airport, Texas’s top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 China, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 Denmark. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Mexico, China, United Kingdom, Germany and Singapore, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Mexico rose 1.02 percent to $163.82 million.
    Exports rose 13.42 percent to $94.22 million. Imports fell 12 percent to $69.6 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 China rose 12.22 percent to $60.06 million.
    Exports rose 31.61 percent to $9.84 million. Imports rose 9.07 percent to $50.22 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 United Kingdom fell 5.48 percent to $38.19 million.
    Exports rose 17.43 percent to $27.25 million. Imports fell 36.4 percent to $10.94 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 The Netherlands rose 343.07 percent to $34.88 million.
    Exports rose 466.88 percent to $31.17 million. Imports rose 56.07 percent to $3.7 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 Denmark rose 2019.91 percent to $31.62 million.
    Exports rose 40.98 percent to $584,668. Imports rose 2781.9 percent to $31.04 million.

Austin International Airport, Texas’s top five trading partners through August accounted for 61.95 percent of its trade with the world.

Austin International Airport, Texas had trade surpluses with 60 countries and deficits with 37 through August. That compares with 62 surpluses and 36 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through August of this year were with The Netherlands, $27.47 million; Mexico, $24.62 million; and United Kingdom, $16.31 million. The top three deficits through August of this year were with China, $40.39 million; Denmark, $30.45 million; and Germany, $8.96 million.

Through August its top exports were Cell phones, related equipment; Wrist and pocket watches, not precious metals; Plates, sticks, tips, etc, of cemets; Computers; and Computer parts, in that order. Those accounted for 36.82 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Computers; Equipment, parts for exercising; Plasma, vaccines, blood; Cell phones, related equipment; and Computer parts, accounting for 54.7 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Austin International Airport, Texas’s exports:

  • Cell phones, related equipment rose 206.84 percent compared to last year to $39.88 million.
  • Wrist and pocket watches, not precious metals rose 17.93 percent compared to last year to $23.46 million.
  • Plates, sticks, tips, etc, of cemets rose 12.06 percent compared to last year to $13.39 million.
  • Computers rose 18.86 percent compared to last year to $9.98 million.
  • Computer parts rose 1573.8 percent compared to last year to $9.5 million.

On the import side:

  • Computers fell 18.61 percent compared to last year to $42.14 million.
  • Equipment, parts for exercising rose 23.77 percent compared to last year to $40.72 million.
  • Plasma, vaccines, blood totaled $29.75 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Cell phones, related equipment rose 66.77 percent compared to last year to $21.97 million.
  • Computer parts rose 520.31 percent compared to last year to $12.61 million.

Last year Austin International Airport, Texas posted total trade with the world of $702.46 million. The Port’s surplus was $18.02 million. At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Mexico, China, United Kingdom, Germany and Singapore. Exports totaled $360.24 million and imports came to $342.22 million.