|1||Civilian aircraft, parts||$7.65 M|
|2||Medical equipment for physicals||$423,924|
|3||Power supplies, transformers||$362,221|
|4||Centrifuges, filters, machines and parts||$264,570|
|5||Medical instruments for surgeons, dentists, vets||$189,610|
|6||Pumps for dispensing liquids||$160,229|
|7||Medicines in individual dosages||$155,500|
|8||Misc. plastic articles||$150,408|
|9||Value added to a returned import||$124,848|
|10||Plastic tubes, hoses and fittings||$73,030|
|1||Diesel engines||$7.26 M|
|2||Harvesting machinery for poultry||$1.97 M|
|3||Misc. engines and motors, parts||$922,614|
|4||Pumps for dispensing liquids||$368,396|
|5||Electrical boards, panels and switches||$337,405|
|6||Meters, parts for gas, electric supply||$294,030|
|7||Transmission shafts, bearings, gears||$235,138|
|8||Windshield wipers, electric light parts||$130,969|
|9||Compressors and pumps||$120,837|
|10||Taps, cocks and valves for pipes, tanks||$108,576|
Eppley Airfield, Omaha, Neb.’s trade increases 13.24 percent through February
Eppley Airfield, Omaha, Neb.’s trade with the world rose 13.24 percent, from $20.12 million to $22.78 million 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.
Eppley Airfield, Omaha, Neb. ranked No. 203 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 Eppley Airfield, Omaha, Neb.’s top trade parters were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 France, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 China . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by France, China, India, Canada and Italy, respectively.
Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:
- Trade with No. 1 Canada rose 277.31 percent to $8.31 million.
Exports rose 350.19 percent to $7.78 million. Imports rose 12.1 percent to $532,316.
- Trade with No. 2 France fell 11.8 percent to $6.22 million.
Exports totaled $104,278. Imports fell 13.27 percent to $6.12 million.
- Trade with No. 3 Germany rose 46.81 percent to $1.84 million.
Exports totaled $490,853. Imports rose 7.64 percent to $1.35 million.
- Trade with No. 4 Italy rose 31.24 percent to $1.68 million.
There were no exports. Imports rose 31.24 percent to $1.68 million.
- Trade with No. 5 China fell 63.68 percent to $1 million.
Exports totaled $11,116. Imports fell 64.08 percent to $990,606.
Eppley Airfield, Omaha, Neb.’s top five trading partners through February accounted for 83.65 percent of its trade with the world.
Eppley Airfield, Omaha, Neb. had trade surpluses with 15 countries and deficits with 18 through February. That compares with seven surpluses and 22 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through February of this year were with Canada, $7.25 million; Ireland, $303,715; and Australia, $199,076. The top three deficits through February of this year were with France, $6.01 million; Italy, $1.68 million; and China, $979,490.
Through February it’s top exports were Civilian aircraft, parts; Medical equipment for physicals; Power supplies, transformers; Centrifuges, filters, machines and parts; and Medical instruments for surgeons, dentists, vets, in that order. Those accounted for 90.93 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Diesel engines; Harvesting machinery for poultry; Misc. engines and motors, parts; Pumps for dispensing liquids; and Electrical boards, panels and switches, accounting for 83.5 percent of all inbound shipments.
Looking more closely at Eppley Airfield, Omaha, Neb.’s exports:
- Civilian aircraft, parts rose 225025 percent compared to last year to $7.65 million.
- Medical equipment for physicals totaled $423,924. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
- Power supplies, transformers fell 10.61 percent compared to last year to $362,221.
- Centrifuges, filters, machines and parts totaled $264,570. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
- Medical instruments for surgeons, dentists, vets totaled $189,610. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
On the import side:
- Diesel engines fell 20.34 percent compared to last year to $7.26 million.
- Harvesting machinery for poultry fell 6.07 percent compared to last year to $1.97 million.
- Misc. engines and motors, parts fell 10.5 percent compared to last year to $922,614.
- Pumps for dispensing liquids rose 501.29 percent compared to last year to $368,396.
- Electrical boards, panels and switches fell 5.94 percent compared to last year to $337,405.
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, The Netherlands, Iceland, Germany and Norway. Exports totaled $12.59 million and imports came to $108.91 million.