|1||Civilian aircraft, parts||$17.06 M|
|2||Value added to a returned import||$2.47 M|
|3||Power supplies, transformers||$1.73 M|
|4||Medical equipment for physicals||$615,401|
|5||Centrifuges, filters, machines and parts||$474,088|
|6||Pumps for dispensing liquids||$322,964|
|7||Medical instruments for surgeons, dentists, vets||$315,656|
|8||Misc. medical chemical re-agents||$264,500|
|9||Medicines in individual dosages||$230,190|
|10||Instruments to measure flow levels, parts||$171,626|
|1||Internal combustion engines||$30.96 M|
|2||Harvesting machinery for poultry||$10.6 M|
|3||Heterocyclic chemical compounds||$6.98 M|
|4||Misc. engines and motors, parts||$3.79 M|
|5||Nucleic acids and salts, heterocyclic compounds||$3.69 M|
|6||Pumps for dispensing liquids||$1.86 M|
|7||Transmission shafts, bearings, gears||$1.66 M|
|8||Electrical boards, panels and switches||$1.63 M|
|9||Windshield wipers, electric light parts||$808,389|
|10||Taps, cocks and valves for pipes, tanks||$729,360|
Eppley Airfield, Omaha, Neb.’s trade increases 19.71 percent through August
Eppley Airfield, Omaha, Neb.’s trade with the world rose 19.71 percent, from $79.78 million to $95.5 million through the first eight 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 $2.77 trillion, with exports at $1.1 trillion and imports at $1.67 trillion. The nation’s total trade decreased 0.32 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports fell 0.71 percent and imports fell 0.07 percent.
Eppley Airfield, Omaha, Neb. ranked No. 209 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through August 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; Chicago O’Hare International Airport; Port of Newark and John F. Kennedy International Airport.
Through August Eppley Airfield, Omaha, Neb.’s top trade partners were No. 1 France, No. 2 United Kingdom, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Italy. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by France, China, Italy, Mexico and Canada, respectively.
Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:
- Trade with No. 1 France fell 16.89 percent to $27.69 million.
Exports totaled $195,575. Imports fell 17.47 percent to $27.5 million.
- Trade with No. 2 United Kingdom rose 307.51 percent to $14.26 million.
Exports rose 74945 percent to $6.38 million. Imports rose 125.81 percent to $7.88 million.
- Trade with No. 3 Canada rose 104.11 percent to $10.07 million.
Exports rose 166.28 percent to $8.2 million. Imports rose 0.58 percent to $1.86 million.
- Trade with No. 4 Germany rose 54.02 percent to $6.73 million.
Exports rose 1028.06 percent to $682,929. Imports rose 40.34 percent to $6.05 million.
- Trade with No. 5 Italy rose 20.61 percent to $6.22 million.
Exports totaled $8,250. Imports rose 20.45 percent to $6.22 million.
Eppley Airfield, Omaha, Neb.’s top five trading partners through August accounted for 68.03 percent of its trade with the world.
Eppley Airfield, Omaha, Neb. had trade surpluses with 28 countries and deficits with 23 through August. That compares with 20 surpluses and 23 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through August of this year were with Canada, $6.34 million; Czech Republic, $3.39 million; and Ireland, $1.56 million. The top three deficits through August of this year were with France, $27.3 million; Italy, $6.21 million; and China, $5.91 million.
Through August its top exports were Civilian aircraft, parts; Value added to a returned import; Power supplies, transformers; Medical equipment for physicals; and Catalytic converters, air filters, oil filers, etc., in that order. Those accounted for 90.7 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Internal combustion engines; Harvesting machinery for poultry; Heterocyclic chemical compounds; Misc. engines and motors, parts; and Nucleic acids and salts, heterocyclic compounds, accounting for 79.06 percent of all inbound shipments.
Looking more closely at Eppley Airfield, Omaha, Neb.’s exports:
- Civilian aircraft, parts rose 581.5 percent compared to last year to $17.06 million.
- Value added to a returned import fell 17.44 percent compared to last year to $2.47 million.
- Power supplies, transformers fell 14.43 percent compared to last year to $1.73 million.
- Medical equipment for physicals rose 1342.74 percent compared to last year to $615,401.
- Catalytic converters, air filters, oil filers, etc. rose 5241.23 percent compared to last year to $474,088.
On the import side:
- Internal combustion engines fell 17.43 percent compared to last year to $30.96 million.
- Harvesting machinery for poultry rose 31.12 percent compared to last year to $10.6 million.
- Heterocyclic chemical compounds rose 243.26 percent compared to last year to $6.98 million.
- Misc. engines and motors, parts rose 21.47 percent compared to last year to $3.79 million.
- Nucleic acids and salts, heterocyclic compounds fell 50.02 percent compared to last year to $3.69 million.
Last year Eppley Airfield, Omaha, Neb. posted total trade with the world of $156.31 million. The Port’s deficit was $99.08 million. At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were France, United Kingdom, Mexico, China and Italy. Exports totaled $28.62 million and imports came to $127.69 million.