Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas

Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas’s trade totaled $4.28 billion for the month of June, $23.69 billion through June of 2020, and $59.19 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
1China$3.56 B
2South Korea$3.47 B
3Vietnam$2.58 B
4Taiwan$1.73 B
5Japan$1.39 B
6United Kingdom$1.31 B
7Ireland$966.62 M
8Germany$871.04 M
9Singapore$821.76 M
10France$739.43 M

Overall Rank

Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas’s trade decreases 18.44 percent through June

Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas’s trade with the world fell 18.44 percent, from $29.05 billion to $23.69 billion through the first six 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 $1.77 trillion, with exports at $687.16 billion and imports at $1.08 trillion. The nation’s total trade decreased 14.28 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports fell 16.57 percent and imports fell 12.75 percent.

Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas ranked No. 20 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through June 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 June Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas’s top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 South Korea, No. 3 Vietnam, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 Japan. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Vietnam, China, South Korea, Japan and Taiwan, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 China fell 22.04 percent to $3.56 billion.
    Exports fell 13.84 percent to $1.02 billion. Imports fell 24.92 percent to $2.54 billion.
  • Trade with No. 2 South Korea fell 18.01 percent to $3.47 billion.
    Exports rose 26.36 percent to $2.39 billion. Imports fell 53.89 percent to $1.08 billion.
  • Trade with No. 3 Vietnam fell 43.55 percent to $2.58 billion.
    Exports fell 16.89 percent to $175.68 million. Imports fell 44.84 percent to $2.41 billion.
  • Trade with No. 4 Taiwan rose 24.26 percent to $1.73 billion.
    Exports rose 22.13 percent to $1.42 billion. Imports rose 35.03 percent to $309.43 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 Japan fell 4.94 percent to $1.39 billion.
    Exports fell 9.53 percent to $794.3 million. Imports rose 1.96 percent to $595.55 million.

Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas’s top five trading partners through June accounted for 53.71 percent of its trade with the world.

Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas had trade surpluses with 135 countries and deficits with 50 through June. That compares with 123 surpluses and 68 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through June of this year were with South Korea, $1.31 billion; Taiwan, $1.11 billion; and Singapore, $309.51 million. The top three deficits through June of this year were with Vietnam, $2.23 billion; China, $1.51 billion; and Ireland, $911.55 million.

Through June its top exports were Computer chips; Machinery, parts for semiconductor manufacturing; Civilian aircraft, parts; Cell phones, related equipment; and Computers, in that order. Those accounted for 63.09 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Cell phones, related equipment; Returned exports, without change; Plasma, vaccines, blood; Computers; and Misc. aircraft parts, accounting for 63.23 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas’s exports:

  • Computer chips rose 5.87 percent compared to last year to $2.66 billion.
  • Machinery, parts for semiconductor manufacturing rose 38.17 percent compared to last year to $2.1 billion.
  • Civilian aircraft, parts fell 51.51 percent compared to last year to $1.01 billion.
  • Cell phones, related equipment fell 12.87 percent compared to last year to $834.77 million.
  • Computers fell 3.55 percent compared to last year to $340.66 million.

On the import side:

  • Cell phones, related equipment fell 45.89 percent compared to last year to $4.68 billion.
  • Returned exports, without change rose 19.96 percent compared to last year to $1.1 billion.
  • Plasma, vaccines, blood rose 26.26 percent compared to last year to $1.06 billion.
  • Computers fell 17.83 percent compared to last year to $662.88 million.
  • Misc. aircraft parts fell 37.32 percent compared to last year to $520.69 million.

Last year Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas posted total trade with the world of $59.19 billion. The Port’s deficit was $10.59 billion. Exports totaled $24.3 billion and imports came to $34.89 billion.