Carquinez Strait, Calif.

Carquinez Strait, Calif.’s trade totaled $273.18 million for the month of July, $1.62 billion through July of 2020, and $4.93 billion for all of 2019, 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
1Japan$884.56 M
2Germany$179.44 M
3Ecuador$126.74 M
4Kuwait$125.94 M
5Slovakia$88.8 M
6Iraq$80.14 M
7Saudi Arabia$48.31 M
8Brazil$26.46 M
9Angola$16.32 M
10Hungary$12.02 M

Overall Rank

Carquinez Strait, Calif.’s trade decreases 48.73 percent through July

Carquinez Strait, Calif.’s trade with the world fell 48.73 percent, from $3.16 billion to $1.62 billion through the first seven months of 2020 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 $2.08 trillion, with exports at $799.82 billion and imports at $1.28 trillion. The nation’s total trade decreased 13.79 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports fell 16.38 percent and imports fell 12.08 percent.

Carquinez Strait, Calif. ranked No. 107 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through July of 2020. During the same period of 2019 it ranked No. 92. It finished No. 94 in the last full year.

The nation’s top five “ports” — airports, seaports and border crossings — so far this year, by value, are Port of Los Angeles; Chicago O’Hare International Airport; John F. Kennedy International Airport; Port Laredo and Port of Newark.

Through July Carquinez Strait, Calif.’s top trade partners were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Kuwait, No. 4 Ecuador and No. 5 Iraq. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Japan, Germany, China, Slovakia and Brazil, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Japan fell 54.38 percent to $707.57 million.
    Exports rose 5.51 percent to $1.27 million. Imports fell 54.43 percent to $706.3 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 Germany fell 70.3 percent to $130.52 million.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 70.3 percent to $130.52 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 Kuwait rose 32.8 percent to $125.94 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 32.8 percent to $125.94 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Ecuador rose 20.69 percent to $114.23 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 20.69 percent to $114.23 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 Iraq rose 14.14 percent to $80.14 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 14.14 percent to $80.14 million.

Carquinez Strait, Calif.’s top five trading partners through July accounted for 86.12 percent of its trade with the world.

Carquinez Strait, Calif. had trade surpluses with two countries and deficits with 19 through July. That compares with five surpluses and 16 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through July of this year were with Vietnam, $1.56 million; Canada, $8,650; and Singapore, $0. The top three deficits through July of this year were with Japan, $705.03 million; Germany, $130.52 million; and Kuwait, $125.94 million.

Through July its top exports were Petroleum products; Oils derived from high temperature coal tar; Antennas for radio, TV, parts; Passenger vehicles; and Oil, in that order. Those accounted for 100 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Passenger vehicles; Oil; Power supplies, transformers; Aluminum plates, sheets, strip more than 0.2mm thi; and Misc. articles made from textile materials, accounting for 99.99 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Carquinez Strait, Calif.’s exports:

  • Petroleum products rose 9.01 percent compared to last year to $4.19 million.
  • Oils derived from high temperature coal tar fell 34.32 percent compared to last year to $2.87 million.
  • Antennas for radio, TV, parts totaled $8,650. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Passenger vehicles fell 100 percent compared to last year to $0.
  • Oil totaled $0. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.

On the import side:

  • Passenger vehicles fell 54.48 percent compared to last year to $1.17 billion.
  • Oil fell 13.31 percent compared to last year to $433.27 million.
  • Power supplies, transformers rose 441.51 percent compared to last year to $4.78 million.
  • Aluminum plates, sheets, strip more than 0.2mm thi totaled $1 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Misc. articles made from textile materials totaled $451,170. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

Last year Carquinez Strait, Calif. posted total trade with the world of $4.93 billion. The Port’s deficit was $4.88 billion. Exports totaled $23.32 million and imports came to $4.9 billion.