|2||Self-propelled heavy construction machinery||$16.35 M|
|3||Harvesting machinery for poultry||$11.57 M|
|5||Civilian aircraft, parts||$8.32 M|
|7||Trailers and similar vehicles||$3.92 M|
|8||Agricultural machinery for lawns, lawn rollers, pa||$3.53 M|
|9||Beans, peas, dried or shelled||$3.43 M|
|10||Soybean oilcake, other solid residue, not ground||$2.2 M|
|1||Live cattle||$39.59 M|
|2||Returned exports, without change||$9.21 M|
|4||Nitrogenous fertilizers||$7.2 M|
|5||Passenger vehicles||$7.01 M|
|6||Live Swine||$6.38 M|
|7||Potassic fertilizers||$6.15 M|
|8||Iron and steel containers, more than 300l capacity||$5.64 M|
|9||Parts for heavy machinery||$3.62 M|
|10||Harvesting machinery for poultry||$3.34 M|
Dunseith Border Crossing, N.D.’s trade decreases 4.24 percent through May
Dunseith Border Crossing, N.D.’s trade with the world fell 4.24 percent, from $279.7 million to $267.86 million 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.
Dunseith Border Crossing, N.D. ranked No. 167 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 Dunseith Border Crossing, N.D.’s top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 China, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Russia. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Canada, China, Russia, Germany and Japan, respectively.
Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:
- Trade with No. 1 Canada fell 4.58 percent to $265.23 million.
Exports fell 25.62 percent to $118.99 million. Imports rose 23.94 percent to $146.24 million.
- Trade with No. 2 Japan rose 1082.24 percent to $1.2 million.
There were no exports. Imports totaled $1.2 million.
- Trade with No. 3 China fell 42.48 percent to $288,372.
There were no exports. Imports totaled $288,372.
- Trade with No. 4 United Kingdom rose 505.63 percent to $242,253.
There were no exports. Imports totaled $242,253.
- Trade with No. 5 Russia fell 17.53 percent to $214,732.
There were no exports. Imports totaled $214,732.
Dunseith Border Crossing, N.D.’s top five trading partners through May accounted for 99.74 percent of its trade with the world.
Dunseith Border Crossing, N.D. had trade surpluses with zero countries and deficits with 25 through May. That compares with 24 surpluses and zero deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through May of this year were with South Korea, $0; New Zealand, $0; and Morocco, $0. The top three deficits through May of this year were with Canada, $27.25 million; Japan, $1.2 million; and China, $288,372.
Through May its top exports were Oil; Self-propelled heavy construction machinery; Harvesting machinery for poultry; Corn; and Civilian aircraft, parts, in that order. Those accounted for 53.06 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Live cattle; Returned exports, without change; Ammonia; Nitrogenous fertilizers; and Passenger vehicles, accounting for 47.6 percent of all inbound shipments.
Looking more closely at Dunseith Border Crossing, N.D.’s exports:
- Oil fell 30.82 percent compared to last year to $16.87 million.
- Self-propelled heavy construction machinery rose 150.91 percent compared to last year to $16.35 million.
- Harvesting machinery for poultry rose 50.8 percent compared to last year to $11.57 million.
- Corn fell 1.01 percent compared to last year to $10.04 million.
- Civilian aircraft, parts rose 13.31 percent compared to last year to $8.32 million.
On the import side:
- Live cattle fell 24.19 percent compared to last year to $39.59 million.
- Returned exports, without change rose 110.27 percent compared to last year to $9.21 million.
- Ammonia rose 160.83 percent compared to last year to $7.85 million.
- Nitrogenous fertilizers rose 17.42 percent compared to last year to $7.2 million.
- Passenger vehicles fell 11.23 percent compared to last year to $7.01 million.
Last year Dunseith Border Crossing, N.D. posted total trade with the world of $635.89 million. The Port’s deficit was $80.15 million. Exports totaled $277.87 million and imports came to $358.02 million.