Eagle Pass

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Total Trade Compared to the same month a year ago

4.15%

Compared to last month

23.11%

Total Exports Compared to the same month a year ago

-0.20%

Compared to last month

16.01%

Total Imports Compared to the same month a year ago

6.30%

Compared to last month

26.71%

Current RankAmong U.S. airports, seaports, border crossings

36

Rank 2021

33

Eagle Pass trade up 4.15 percent in March from last March

Trade at Eagle Pass for the month of March increased 4.15 percent from the same month one year ago and was up 23.11 percent compared to the previous month, according to ustradenumbers.com analysis of the most recent U.S. government data.

Breaking it down, exports increased 0.2 percent compared to the same month in the previous year and were up 16.01 percent from the previous month. Imports increased 6.30 percent compared to the same month in the previous year and grew 26.71 percent when compared to the previous month.

Eagle Pass Trade Same Month, Year over Year

Trade Snapshot

Year-to-date, Eagle Pass trade up 3.68 percent

On a year-to-date basis, trade at Eagle Pass was valued at $8.16 billion, an increase of 3.68 percent through March.

Exports totaled $2.6 billion, up 2.44 percent while imports were valued at $5.56 billion, up 4.28 percent.

The deficit at Eagle Pass was $2.96 billion.

As the chart at top in the middle shows, through March, 31.83 percent of that trade at Eagle Pass was an export and 68.17 percent was an import. The national average is 37.99 percent for exports and 62.01 percent for imports for the same 3 months of the year. Eagle Pass ranked No. 36 by value among all of the nation’s 450-plus airports, seaports and border crossings. Ranking it just against other border crossings, it ranked No. 10 by value and No. 52 by tonnage.

Eagle Pass Month-by-Month View

Here you can see the totals for exports and imports for each of the last 12 months. You can scroll over any month’s exports or imports to see the total. You can also expand or shrink the timeline to see more or fewer months.

Trade Partners
Market Share

Eagle Pass World Map

EXPORT to Excel:
By value: YTD | Month | Annual   By tonnage: YTD | Month | Annual

Eagle Pass trade with top trade partner Mexico has increased 3.75 percent YTD

Eagle Pass top five trade partners accounted for 99.95 percent of its total trade through March. By way of comparison, the United States' top five trade partners accounted for 51.63 percent.

Top Trading Countries

RankCountryYTD
1Mexico$8.14 B
2China$5.19 M
3Canada$4.65 M
4Japan$2.26 M
5Taiwan$2.05 M
6Germany$1.02 M
7Slovenia$738,852
8Spain$552,346
9Singapore$331,578
10South Korea$187,347

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Mexico rose 3.75 percent to $8.14 billion.
    Exports rose 2.44 percent to $2.6 billion. Imports rose 4.37 percent to $5.54 billion.
  • Trade with No. 2 China fell 29.52 percent to $5.19 million.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 29.52 percent to $5.19 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 Canada fell 32.6 percent to $4.65 million.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 32.6 percent to $4.65 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Japan rose 23.84 percent to $2.26 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 23.84 percent to $2.26 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 Taiwan fell 7.2 percent to $2.05 million.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 7.2 percent to $2.05 million.
  • Eagle Pass had trade surpluses with two countries and deficits with 32 through March. That compares with one surpluses and 36 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top two surpluses through March of this year were with France, $67,791; Montenegro, $14,045; and .The top three deficits through March of this year were with Mexico, $2.95 billion; China, $5.19 million; and Canada, $4.65 million.

    At this time a year ago, the top five trade partners were Mexico, Canada, China, Taiwan and Japan.

    By tonnage, the top five trade partners year-to-date are France, Austria, Hungary, Italy and Switzerland.

    At this time a year ago, the top five by tonnage were France, Mexico, Federated States of Micronesia, Czech Republic and Mayotte.

    Exports
    Market Share

    EXPORT to Excel:
    By value: YTD | Month | Annual   By tonnage: YTD | Month | Annual

    The most valuable Eagle Pass export, Soybeans, has decreased 23.75 percent YTD

    Eagle Pass top five exports accounted for 29.9 percent of all its exports through March. By way of comparison, the United States’ top five exports accounted for 21.62 percent.

    Top Exports

    RankCommodityYTD
    1Soybeans$223.13 M
    2Passenger vehicles$181.4 M
    3Misc. iron and steel articles$131.09 M
    4Natural gas, LNG, etc.$124.27 M
    5Plastics$116.49 M
    6Corn$107.18 M
    7Gasoline, other fuels$104.58 M
    8Lactose, caramel, misc. sugars$87.81 M
    9Chemical compounds$79.78 M
    10Commercial vehicles$78.88 M

    Here’s a closer look at the top five, by value:

    • Soybeans fell 23.75 percent compared to last year to $223.13 million.
    • Passenger vehicles rose 194.18 percent compared to last year to $181.4 million.
    • Misc. iron and steel articles rose 10.8 percent compared to last year to $131.09 million.
    • Natural gas, LNG, etc. rose 129.15 percent compared to last year to $124.27 million.
    • Plastics rose 40.07 percent compared to last year to $116.49 million.

    At this time a year ago, the top five exports were Soybeans; Corn; Gasoline, other fuels; Misc. iron and steel articles; and Passenger vehicles.

    By tonnage the top five exports year-to-date are Insulated wire, cable; Sugar and starch residues; Metal sheeting gaskets, similar joints; Boric, related acids; and Electrical supplies <1000V.

    At this time a year ago, the top five by tonnage were Insulated wire, cable; Electrical supplies <1000V; Computer chips; Vegetable waxes, beeswax, etc.; and Copper screws, washers, etc..

    Imports
    Market Share

    EXPORT to Excel:
    By value: YTD | Month | Annual   By tonnage: YTD | Month | Annual

    The most valuable Eagle Pass import, Commercial vehicles, has decreased 12.6 percent YTD

    Eagle Pass top five imports accounted for 71.39 percent of all its imports through March. By way of comparison, the United States’ top five imports accounted for 20.88 percent.

    Here’s a closer look at the top five, by value:

    • Commercial vehicles fell 12.6 percent compared to last year to $2.1 billion.
    • Beer rose 14.74 percent compared to last year to $878.91 million.
    • Passenger vehicles fell 3.64 percent compared to last year to $654.26 million.
    • Seats, excluding barber, dental rose 3.68 percent compared to last year to $171.69 million.
    • Motor vehicle parts rose 22.53 percent compared to last year to $162.73 million.

    At this time a year ago, the top five imports were Commercial vehicles; Beer; Passenger vehicles; Seats, excluding barber, dental; and Refrigerators, freezers.

    By tonnage the top five imports year-to-date are Sugar and starch residues; Metal sheeting gaskets, similar joints; Boric, related acids; Electrical supplies <1000V; and Oxygen-function amino-compounds.

    At this time a year ago, the top five by tonnage were Vegetable waxes, beeswax, etc.; Copper screws, washers, etc.; Kaolin clays; Magnesium, including waste and scrap; and Misc. inorganic acids.

    Port
    Market Share

    By value, Eagle Pass was responsible for 0.65 percent of U.S. trade through March, ranking No. 36 among all ports and No. 10 among all border crossings.

    Last year Eagle Pass, posted total trade with the world of $33.82 billion. The Port’s deficit was $12.87 billion. Exports totaled $10.48 billion and imports came to $23.35 billion.