|3||Petroleum gases, other gaseous hydrocarbons||$2.84 M|
|4||Civilian aircraft, parts||$2.72 M|
|5||Heterocyclic chemical compounds||$1.51 M|
|7||Trailers and similar vehicles||$1.22 M|
|8||Agricultural machinery for lawns, lawn rollers, pa||$1.14 M|
|9||Cranes, derricks, industrial-use vehicles||$1.07 M|
|10||Soybean oilcake, other solid residue, not ground||$764,971|
|1||Live cattle||$17.31 M|
|2||Live Swine||$5.74 M|
|3||Motor vehicles for transporting people||$3.37 M|
|4||Potassic fertilizers||$2.25 M|
|5||Value added to a returned import||$2.07 M|
|6||Rape or Colza Seeds, Whether or Not Broken 1205||$1.95 M|
|7||Iron and steel containers, more than 300l capacity||$1.87 M|
|8||Nitrogenous fertilizers||$1.76 M|
|9||Beans, peas, dried or shelled||$1.36 M|
|10||Poultry incubators, equipment||$1.11 M|
Dunseith Border Crossing, N.D.’s trade decreases 39.36 percent through February
Dunseith Border Crossing, N.D.’s trade with the world fell 39.36 percent, from $157.27 million to $95.37 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.
Dunseith Border Crossing, N.D. ranked No. 163 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 Dunseith Border Crossing, N.D.’s top trade parters were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 China, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Philippines and No. 5 The Netherlands . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Canada, Japan, China, Italy and Germany, respectively.
Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:
- Trade with No. 1 Canada fell 39.18 percent to $94.62 million.
Exports fell 58.98 percent to $38.83 million. Imports fell 8.41 percent to $55.79 million.
- Trade with No. 2 China fell 48.16 percent to $219,446.
There were no exports. Imports fell 48.16 percent to $219,446.
- Trade with No. 3 Germany rose 34 percent to $152,644.
There were no exports. Imports rose 34 percent to $152,644.
- Trade with No. 4 Philippines totaled $81,057.
There were no exports. Imports totaled $81,057.
- Trade with No. 5 The Netherlands rose 24.36 percent to $60,316.
There were no exports. Imports rose 24.36 percent to $60,316.
Dunseith Border Crossing, N.D.’s top five trading partners through February accounted for 99.75 percent of its trade with the world.
Dunseith Border Crossing, N.D. had trade surpluses with zero countries and deficits with 19 through February. That compares with one surpluses and 17 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through February of this year were with Australia, $0; France, $0; and Czech Republic, $0. The top three deficits through February of this year were with Canada, $16.96 million; China, $219,446; and Germany, $152,644.
Through February it’s top exports were Oil; Corn; Petroleum gases, other gaseous hydrocarbons; Civilian aircraft, parts; and Heterocyclic chemical compounds, in that order. Those accounted for 52.6 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Live cattle; Live Swine; Motor vehicles for transporting people; Potassic fertilizers; and Value added to a returned import, accounting for 54.36 percent of all inbound shipments.
Looking more closely at Dunseith Border Crossing, N.D.’s exports:
- Oil fell 82.5 percent compared to last year to $9.68 million.
- Corn rose 47.91 percent compared to last year to $3.67 million.
- Petroleum gases, other gaseous hydrocarbons fell 47.46 percent compared to last year to $2.84 million.
- Civilian aircraft, parts rose 2730.57 percent compared to last year to $2.72 million.
- Heterocyclic chemical compounds totaled $1.51 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
On the import side:
- Live cattle rose 29.74 percent compared to last year to $17.31 million.
- Live Swine fell 15.95 percent compared to last year to $5.74 million.
- Motor vehicles for transporting people fell 7.91 percent compared to last year to $3.37 million.
- Potassic fertilizers rose 14.21 percent compared to last year to $2.25 million.
- Value added to a returned import rose 92.79 percent compared to last year to $2.07 million.
Last year Dunseith Border Crossing, N.D. posted total trade with the world of $577.69 million. The Port’s deficit was $67.15 million . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, The Netherlands, Iceland, Germany and Norway. Exports totaled $255.27 million and imports came to $322.42 million.