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Fabens Border Crossing, Texas

Fabens Border Crossing, Texas’s trade totaled $8.13 million for the month of October, $88.77 million through October of 2018, and $163.98 million for all of 2017, 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$88.75 M
2Canada$15,323

Overall Rank

Fabens Border Crossing, Texas’s trade decreases 33.84 percent through October

Fabens Border Crossing, Texas’s trade with the world fell 33.84 percent, from $134.18 million to $88.77 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.

Fabens Border Crossing, Texas ranked No. 221 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. 204. It finished No. 202 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 Fabens Border Crossing, Texas’s top trade parters only trade partners were No. 1 Mexico and No. 2 Canada . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners only spots were held by Mexico and Canada, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Mexico fell 33.84 percent to $88.75 million.
    Exports fell 33.76 percent to $88.66 million. Imports fell 67.49 percent to $97,524.
  • Trade with No. 2 Canada fell 61.29 percent to $15,323.
    Exports fell 61.29 percent to $15,323. There were no imports.

Fabens Border Crossing, Texas’s top five trading partners through October accounted for 100 percent of its trade with the world.

Fabens Border Crossing, Texas had trade surpluses with two countries and deficits with zero through October. That compares with two surpluses and zero deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top two surpluses through October of this year were with Mexico, $88.56 million; Canada, $15,323; and . The top two deficits through October of this year were with Canada $15,323; Mexico $88.56 million; and .

Through October it’s top exports were Motor vehicles for transporting people; Tractors; Motor vehicle parts; Commercial vehicles; and Motor vehicles for transporting more than 10 peopl, in that order. Those accounted for 94.91 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Seats, excluding barber, dental; Defense-related aircraft, parts; Misc. textiles for specific technical uses; Articles of Plaster or Items Based on Plaster 6809; and Refractory Ceramic Goods, Retorts, Tubes Etc 6903, accounting for 100 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Fabens Border Crossing, Texas’s exports:

  • Motor vehicles for transporting people fell 37.07 percent compared to last year to $54.03 million.
  • Tractors fell 17.23 percent compared to last year to $11.02 million.
  • Motor vehicle parts fell 41.48 percent compared to last year to $7.62 million.
  • Commercial vehicles fell 22.96 percent compared to last year to $6.09 million.
  • Motor vehicles for transporting more than 10 peopl fell 16.06 percent compared to last year to $5.4 million.

On the import side:

  • Seats, excluding barber, dental totaled $94,872. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Defense-related aircraft, parts totaled $2,652. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Misc. textiles for specific technical uses totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Articles of Plaster or Items Based on Plaster 6809 totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Refractory Ceramic Goods, Retorts, Tubes Etc 6903 totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

Last year Fabens Border Crossing, Texas posted total trade with the world of $163.7 million. The Port’s surplus was $163.7 million . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, Germany, Iceland, Norway and The Netherlands. Exports totaled $163.7 million and imports came to $1,550.