Carquinez Strait, Calif.

Carquinez Strait, Calif.’s trade totaled $140.97 million for the month of May, $1.24 billion through May 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$658.71 M
2Germany$130.52 M
3Kuwait$125.94 M
4Ecuador$87.66 M
5Iraq$70.5 M
6Slovakia$61.86 M
7Saudi Arabia$32.2 M
8Brazil$26.46 M
9Angola$16.32 M
10Guyana$9.34 M

Overall Rank

Carquinez Strait, Calif.’s trade decreases 46.29 percent through May

Carquinez Strait, Calif.’s trade with the world fell 46.29 percent, from $2.31 billion to $1.24 billion through the first five 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 $1.48 trillion, with exports at $582.11 billion and imports at $898.44 billion. The nation’s total trade decreased 13.61 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports fell 15.09 percent and imports fell 12.63 percent.

Carquinez Strait, Calif. ranked No. 94 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through May of 2020.

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 May 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 Ecuador, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Japan fell 43.18 percent to $658.71 million.
    Exports totaled $1.27 million. Imports fell 43.29 percent to $657.44 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 Germany fell 59.12 percent to $130.52 million.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 59.12 percent to $130.52 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 Kuwait rose 79.35 percent to $125.94 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 79.35 percent to $125.94 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Ecuador rose 18.46 percent to $87.66 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 18.46 percent to $87.66 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 Iraq rose 208.17 percent to $70.5 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 208.17 percent to $70.5 million.

Carquinez Strait, Calif.’s top five trading partners through May accounted for 86.46 percent of its trade with the world.

Carquinez Strait, Calif. had trade surpluses with one countries and deficits with 19 through May. That compares with five surpluses and 15 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through May of this year were with Canada, $8,650; Norway, $0; and Colombia, $0. The top three deficits through May of this year were with Japan, $656.18 million; Germany, $130.52 million; and Kuwait, $125.94 million.

Through May its top exports were Petroleum products; Antennas for radio, TV, parts; Passenger vehicles; Oil; and Power supplies, transformers, 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 Electric motors, generators, not sets, accounting for 100 percent of all inbound shipments.

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

  • Petroleum products rose 538.9 percent compared to last year to $2.63 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.
  • Power supplies, transformers totaled $0. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.

On the import side:

  • Passenger vehicles fell 55.36 percent compared to last year to $866.95 million.
  • Oil rose 25.23 percent compared to last year to $368.42 million.
  • Power supplies, transformers totaled $3.07 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Aluminum plates, sheets, strip more than 0.2mm thi totaled $173,819. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Electric motors, generators, not sets totaled $51,995. 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.