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Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas

Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas’s trade totaled $1.98 billion for the month of February, $4.01 billion through February of 2019, and $30.3 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
1Mexico$3.96 B
2Germany$36.3 M
3Japan$9.48 M
4Canada$8.12 M
5China$2.92 M
6Taiwan$802,166
7South Korea$545,850
8Thailand$112,118
9Philippines$96,163
10Portugal$79,313

Overall Rank

Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas’s trade decreases 9.49 percent through February

Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas’s trade with the world fell 9.49 percent, from $4.44 billion to $4.01 billion 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.

Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas ranked No. 39 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 Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas’s top trade parters were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 China . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Mexico, Germany, Japan, China and Taiwan, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Mexico fell 10.02 percent to $3.96 billion.
    Exports fell 0.75 percent to $1.29 billion. Imports fell 13.9 percent to $2.67 billion.
  • Trade with No. 2 Germany rose 49.85 percent to $36.3 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 50.55 percent to $36.3 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 Japan fell 4.11 percent to $9.48 million.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 3.28 percent to $9.48 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Canada rose 5263.98 percent to $8.12 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 5263.98 percent to $8.12 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 China rose 1.14 percent to $2.92 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 1.33 percent to $2.92 million.

Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas’s top five trading partners through February accounted for 99.95 percent of its trade with the world.

Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas had trade surpluses with three countries and deficits with 26 through February. That compares with one surpluses and 32 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through February of this year were with Federated States of Micronesia, $32,384; Morocco, $15,661; and Afghanistan, $3,766. The top three deficits through February of this year were with Mexico, $1.38 billion; Germany, $36.3 million; and Japan, $9.48 million.

Through February it’s top exports were Soybeans; Train and locomotive parts; Corn; Motor vehicles for transporting people; and Gasoline, other fuels, in that order. Those accounted for 29.85 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Commercial vehicles; Motor vehicles for transporting people; Beer; Motor vehicle parts; and Insulated wire, cable, accounting for 69.23 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas’s exports:

  • Soybeans rose 108.44 percent compared to last year to $137.48 million.
  • Train and locomotive parts fell 1.6 percent compared to last year to $68.13 million.
  • Corn rose 56.62 percent compared to last year to $64.26 million.
  • Motor vehicles for transporting people fell 8.9 percent compared to last year to $59.33 million.
  • Gasoline, other fuels rose 299.53 percent compared to last year to $55.6 million.

On the import side:

  • Commercial vehicles fell 24.9 percent compared to last year to $774.85 million.
  • Motor vehicles for transporting people fell 20.09 percent compared to last year to $420.04 million.
  • Beer fell 14.45 percent compared to last year to $352.95 million.
  • Motor vehicle parts fell 16.48 percent compared to last year to $239.31 million.
  • Insulated wire, cable rose 3.48 percent compared to last year to $99.28 million.

Last year Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas posted total trade with the world of $29.32 billion. The Port’s deficit was $13.08 billion . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, The Netherlands, Iceland, Germany and Norway. Exports totaled $8.12 billion and imports came to $21.2 billion.