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Bridgewater Border Crossing, Maine

Bridgewater Border Crossing, Maine’s trade totaled $1.76 million for the month of February, $3.05 million through February of 2019, and $46.45 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
1Canada$2.59 M
2Australia$202,266
3Dominican Republic$136,469
4New Zealand$83,295
5Costa Rica$26,411
6Colombia$16,780

Overall Rank

Bridgewater Border Crossing, Maine’s trade decreases 15.69 percent through February

Bridgewater Border Crossing, Maine’s trade with the world fell 15.69 percent, from $3.62 million to $3.05 million through the first two 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 $650.55 billion, with exports at $260.05 billion and imports at $390.5 billion. The nation’s total trade increased 1.11 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports rose 2.61 percent and imports rose 0.14 percent.

Bridgewater Border Crossing, Maine ranked No. 265 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through February 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; Port of Newark; John F. Kennedy International Airport and Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

Through February Bridgewater Border Crossing, Maine’s top trade parters were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Australia, No. 3 Dominican Republic, No. 4 New Zealand and No. 5 Costa Rica . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Canada, Australia, Dominican Republic, New Zealand and Sweden, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Canada fell 17.04 percent to $2.59 million.
    Exports fell 17.62 percent to $2.01 million. Imports fell 14.97 percent to $579,007.
  • Trade with No. 2 Australia fell 14.51 percent to $202,266.
    Exports fell 14.51 percent to $202,266. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 3 Dominican Republic fell 23.45 percent to $136,469.
    Exports fell 23.45 percent to $136,469. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 4 New Zealand rose 5.12 percent to $83,295.
    Exports rose 5.12 percent to $83,295. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 5 Costa Rica totaled $26,411.
    Exports totaled $26,411. There were no imports.

Bridgewater Border Crossing, Maine’s top five trading partners through February accounted for 99.45 percent of its trade with the world.

Bridgewater Border Crossing, Maine had trade surpluses with six countries and deficits with zero through February. That compares with four surpluses and two deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through February of this year were with Canada, $1.43 million; Australia, $202,266; and Dominican Republic, $136,469. The top three deficits through February of this year were with Mexico, $0; Sweden, $0; and Colombia, $16,780.

Through February it’s top exports were Potatoes, prepared, frozen; Cell phones, related equipment; Plastic boxes, containers; Oats; and Civilian aircraft, parts, in that order. Those accounted for 90.59 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Potatoes, prepared, frozen; Potatoes (except sweet potatoes); Fuel wood in logs, chips; Paper cartons, office box files, etc.; and Various forms of salt, accounting for 99.89 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Bridgewater Border Crossing, Maine’s exports:

  • Potatoes, prepared, frozen fell 7.9 percent compared to last year to $1.86 million.
  • Cell phones, related equipment totaled $146,124. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Plastic boxes, containers fell 49.21 percent compared to last year to $104,891.
  • Oats rose 749.81 percent compared to last year to $88,797.
  • Civilian aircraft, parts rose 944.19 percent compared to last year to $40,922.

On the import side:

  • Potatoes, prepared, frozen fell 55.32 percent compared to last year to $268,377.
  • Potatoes (except sweet potatoes) totaled $240,225. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Fuel wood in logs, chips fell 8.23 percent compared to last year to $41,987.
  • Paper cartons, office box files, etc. totaled $17,698. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Various forms of salt fell 65.04 percent compared to last year to $10,106.

Last year Bridgewater Border Crossing, Maine posted total trade with the world of $0. The Port’s deficit was $0 . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, The Netherlands, Iceland, Germany and Norway. Exports totaled $0 and imports came to $0.