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Columbus International Airport

Columbus International Airport’s trade totaled $217.36 million for the month of February, $511.13 million through February of 2019, and $3.28 billion 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
1China$172.61 M
2Vietnam$66.33 M
3Germany$44.38 M
4Sri Lanka$44.13 M
5France$38.99 M
6India$23 M
7South Korea$17.16 M
8The Netherlands$11.82 M
9United Kingdom$10.36 M
10Indonesia$10.2 M

Overall Rank

Columbus International Airport’s trade increases 21.33 percent through February

Columbus International Airport’s trade with the world rose 21.33 percent, from $421.27 million to $511.13 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.

Columbus International Airport ranked No. 105 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 Columbus International Airport’s top trade parters were No. 1 China, No. 2 Vietnam, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Sri Lanka and No. 5 France . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by China, Vietnam, Sri Lanka, Germany and Belgium, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 China rose 30.39 percent to $172.61 million.
    Exports fell 86.22 percent to $1.08 million. Imports rose 37.71 percent to $171.53 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 Vietnam rose 25.27 percent to $66.33 million.
    Exports rose 1336.2 percent to $1.76 million. Imports rose 22.23 percent to $64.57 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 Germany rose 9.92 percent to $44.38 million.
    Exports rose 57.75 percent to $31.89 million. Imports fell 38.06 percent to $12.49 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Sri Lanka fell 7.57 percent to $44.13 million.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 7.57 percent to $44.13 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 France rose 739.99 percent to $38.99 million.
    Exports rose 780.87 percent to $38.92 million. Imports fell 69.32 percent to $68,465.

Columbus International Airport’s top five trading partners through February accounted for 71.69 percent of its trade with the world.

Columbus International Airport had trade surpluses with 52 countries and deficits with 26 through February. That compares with 45 surpluses and 32 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through February of this year were with France, $38.85 million; Germany, $19.41 million; and The Netherlands, $11.47 million. The top three deficits through February of this year were with China, $170.46 million; Vietnam, $62.81 million; and Sri Lanka, $44.13 million.

Through February it’s top exports were Civilian aircraft, parts; Medical instruments for surgeons, dentists, vets; Make-up and skin-care products; Cell phones, related equipment; and Women’s or girls’ slips, in that order. Those accounted for 60.13 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Bras, girdles, garters; Women’s or girls’ slips; Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted; Women’s or girls’ suits, knit or crocheted; and Women’s or girls’ suits, not knit, accounting for 41.23 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Columbus International Airport’s exports:

  • Civilian aircraft, parts rose 1058.17 percent compared to last year to $46.25 million.
  • Medical instruments for surgeons, dentists, vets fell 26.31 percent compared to last year to $13.66 million.
  • Make-up and skin-care products rose 474.54 percent compared to last year to $12.75 million.
  • Cell phones, related equipment rose 87.96 percent compared to last year to $9.24 million.
  • Women’s or girls’ slips rose 9.36 percent compared to last year to $4.98 million.

On the import side:

  • Bras, girdles, garters rose 3.28 percent compared to last year to $50.23 million.
  • Women’s or girls’ slips rose 19.69 percent compared to last year to $43.24 million.
  • Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted rose 13.93 percent compared to last year to $23.49 million.
  • Women’s or girls’ suits, knit or crocheted rose 18.17 percent compared to last year to $19.11 million.
  • Women’s or girls’ suits, not knit fell 3.37 percent compared to last year to $15.11 million.

Last year Columbus International Airport posted total trade with the world of $2.27 billion. The Port’s deficit was $1.95 billion . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, The Netherlands, Iceland, Germany and Norway. Exports totaled $164.06 million and imports came to $2.11 billion.