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Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, Fla.

Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, Fla.’s trade totaled $179.7 million for the month of February, $300.91 million through February of 2019, and $1.53 billion for all of 2018, 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
1Brazil$191.92 M
2United Kingdom$14.98 M
3United Arab Emirates$14.13 M
4Spain$9.44 M
5China$8.33 M
6France$7.57 M
7Sweden$6.53 M
8Japan$5.76 M
9Chile$5.52 M
10India$4.63 M

Overall Rank

Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, Fla.’s trade increases 64.12 percent through February

Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, Fla.’s trade with the world rose 64.12 percent, from $183.34 million to $300.91 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.

Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, Fla. ranked No. 130 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 Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, Fla.’s top trade parters were No. 1 Brazil, No. 2 United Kingdom, No. 3 United Arab Emirates, No. 4 Spain and No. 5 China . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Brazil, United Arab Emirates, Trinidad and Tobago, Sweden and India, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Brazil rose 109.94 percent to $191.92 million.
    Exports rose 52.55 percent to $37.48 million. Imports rose 131.04 percent to $154.44 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 United Kingdom rose 92.15 percent to $14.98 million.
    Exports rose 137.24 percent to $1.61 million. Imports rose 87.84 percent to $13.37 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 United Arab Emirates rose 24.54 percent to $14.13 million.
    Exports rose 15.72 percent to $13.1 million. Imports rose 5350.38 percent to $1.02 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Spain rose 1345.38 percent to $9.44 million.
    Exports totaled $9.43 million. Imports fell 98.48 percent to $9,946.
  • Trade with No. 5 China rose 406.64 percent to $8.33 million.
    Exports totaled $511,435. Imports rose 375.54 percent to $7.82 million.

Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, Fla.’s top five trading partners through February accounted for 79.36 percent of its trade with the world.

Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, Fla. had trade surpluses with 42 countries and deficits with 61 through February. That compares with 41 surpluses and 54 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through February of this year were with United Arab Emirates, $12.08 million; Spain, $9.42 million; and Chile, $4.49 million. The top three deficits through February of this year were with Brazil, $116.96 million; United Kingdom, $11.75 million; and France, $7.55 million.

Through February it’s top exports were Civilian aircraft, parts; Computers; Optical fibers; Cell phones, related equipment; and Air conditioning machines, in that order. Those accounted for 76.83 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites; Handguns; Cell phones, related equipment; Defense-related aircraft, parts; and Paintings, drawings and other artwork, accounting for 80.54 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, Fla.’s exports:

  • Civilian aircraft, parts rose 65.04 percent compared to last year to $48.8 million.
  • Computers rose 34.8 percent compared to last year to $8.9 million.
  • Optical fibers rose 89170 percent compared to last year to $3.31 million.
  • Cell phones, related equipment rose 590.39 percent compared to last year to $2.89 million.
  • Air conditioning machines rose 177.3 percent compared to last year to $2.38 million.

On the import side:

  • Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites rose 258.67 percent compared to last year to $134.16 million.
  • Handguns rose 131.86 percent compared to last year to $16.83 million.
  • Cell phones, related equipment rose 320.5 percent compared to last year to $7.88 million.
  • Defense-related aircraft, parts rose 59.77 percent compared to last year to $7.26 million.
  • Paintings, drawings and other artwork rose 64.5 percent compared to last year to $6.74 million.

Last year Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, Fla. posted total trade with the world of $3.01 billion. The Port’s deficit was $2.37 billion . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, The Netherlands, Iceland, Germany and Norway. Exports totaled $319.12 million and imports came to $2.69 billion.