|1||Value added to a returned import||$3.06 M|
|2||Civilian aircraft, parts||$2.5 M|
|3||Power supplies, transformers||$2.45 M|
|4||Plasma, vaccines, blood||$415,044|
|6||Make-up and skin-care products||$325,170|
|7||Medical equipment for physicals||$298,720|
|8||Misc. plastic articles||$207,681|
|9||Cell phones, related equipment||$141,346|
|10||Instruments to measure flow levels, parts||$64,811|
|1||Diesel engines||$44.31 M|
|2||Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites||$26.08 M|
|3||Nucleic acids and salts, heterocyclic compounds||$14.34 M|
|4||Harvesting machinery for poultry||$9.42 M|
|5||Heterocyclic chemical compounds||$5.19 M|
|6||Misc. engines and motors, parts||$3.43 M|
|7||Meters, parts for gas, electric supply||$2.32 M|
|8||Transmission shafts, bearings, gears||$1.14 M|
|9||Electrical boards, panels and switches||$1.12 M|
|10||Preparations for animal feeding||$913,483|
Eppley Airfield, Omaha, Neb.’s trade decreases 26.5 percent through October
Eppley Airfield, Omaha, Neb.’s trade with the world fell 26.5 percent, from $173.53 million to $127.54 million through the first 10 months of 2018 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 $3.51 trillion, with exports at $1.39 trillion and imports at $2.12 trillion. The nation’s total trade increased 9.25 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports rose 8.95 percent and imports rose 9.44 percent.
Eppley Airfield, Omaha, Neb. ranked No. 210 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through October of 2018. During the same period of 2017 it ranked No. 192. It finished No. 197 in the last full year.
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; John F. Kennedy International Airport and Port of Newark.
Through October Eppley Airfield, Omaha, Neb.’s top trade parters were No. 1 France, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 China and No. 5 Italy . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Germany, France, Canada, Switzerland and Mexico, respectively.
Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:
- Trade with No. 1 France rose 80.02 percent to $65.73 million.
There were no exports. Imports rose 80.02 percent to $65.73 million.
- Trade with No. 2 Mexico fell 16.21 percent to $10.36 million.
Exports fell 92.08 percent to $73,142. Imports fell 10.08 percent to $10.28 million.
- Trade with No. 3 United Kingdom rose 601.47 percent to $6.81 million.
Exports fell 97.84 percent to $8,495. Imports rose 1077.26 percent to $6.8 million.
- Trade with No. 4 China rose 4.18 percent to $6.34 million.
Exports fell 34.67 percent to $92,240. Imports rose 5.1 percent to $6.25 million.
- Trade with No. 5 Italy fell 5.69 percent to $6.13 million.
There were no exports. Imports fell 5.69 percent to $6.13 million.
Eppley Airfield, Omaha, Neb.’s top five trading partners through October accounted for 74.77 percent of its trade with the world.
Eppley Airfield, Omaha, Neb. had trade surpluses with 20 countries and deficits with 28 through October. That compares with 14 surpluses and 27 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through October of this year were with Bangladesh, $2.5 million; Ireland, $1.83 million; and Canada, $1.04 million. The top three deficits through October of this year were with France, $65.73 million; Mexico, $10.21 million; and United Kingdom, $6.79 million.
Through October it’s top exports were Value added to a returned import; Civilian aircraft, parts; Power supplies, transformers; Plasma, vaccines, blood; and Jewelry, parts, in that order. Those accounted for 86.01 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Diesel engines; Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites; Nucleic acids and salts, heterocyclic compounds; Harvesting machinery for poultry; and Heterocyclic chemical compounds, accounting for 84.65 percent of all inbound shipments.
Looking more closely at Eppley Airfield, Omaha, Neb.’s exports:
- Value added to a returned import fell 39.54 percent compared to last year to $3.06 million.
- Civilian aircraft, parts fell 21.06 percent compared to last year to $2.5 million.
- Power supplies, transformers rose 211.89 percent compared to last year to $2.45 million.
- Plasma, vaccines, blood rose 73.96 percent compared to last year to $415,044.
- Jewelry, parts totaled $334,175. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
On the import side:
- Diesel engines rose 6.9 percent compared to last year to $44.31 million.
- Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites rose 113.8 percent compared to last year to $26.08 million.
- Nucleic acids and salts, heterocyclic compounds fell 51.84 percent compared to last year to $14.34 million.
- Harvesting machinery for poultry rose 2.5 percent compared to last year to $9.42 million.
- Heterocyclic chemical compounds rose 864.33 percent compared to last year to $5.19 million.
Last year Eppley Airfield, Omaha, Neb. posted total trade with the world of $121.49 million. The Port’s deficit was $96.32 million . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, Germany, Iceland, Norway and The Netherlands. Exports totaled $12.59 million and imports came to $108.91 million.