|1||Machinery for heating and sterilizing||$687,845|
|3||Harvesting machinery for poultry||$303,421|
|5||Electrical boards, panels and switches||$74,867|
|7||Hardware for fixtures||$35,512|
|8||Instruments to measure flow levels, parts||$27,081|
|9||Trailers and similar vehicles||$22,546|
|10||Fruit and vegetable juices, not fortified||$22,236|
|2||Nitrogenous fertilizers||$2.17 M|
|3||Petroleum gases, other gaseous hydrocarbons||$1.95 M|
|4||Gasoline, other fuels||$504,324|
|6||Parts for heavy machinery||$0|
|7||Fruit and vegetable juices, not fortified||$0|
|8||Electric ignition equipment||$0|
|10||Instruments to measure flow levels, parts||$0|
Fortuna Border Crossing, N.D.’s trade increases 133.61 percent through October
Fortuna Border Crossing, N.D.’s trade with the world rose 133.61 percent, from $15.55 million to $36.33 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.
Fortuna Border Crossing, N.D. ranked No. 255 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. 284. It finished No. 283 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 Fortuna Border Crossing, N.D.’s top trade parters only trade partners was . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners only spots was held by , respectively.
Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:
Fortuna Border Crossing, N.D.’s top five trading partners through October accounted for 0 percent of its trade with the world.
Fortuna Border Crossing, N.D. had trade surpluses with zero countries and deficits with zero through October. That compares with zero surpluses and zero deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top surplus through October of this year was Canada, $0. The top deficit through October of this year was Canada, $0.
Through October it’s top exports were Machinery for heating and sterilizing; Oil; Harvesting machinery for poultry; Rubber tires; and Electrical boards, panels and switches, in that order. Those accounted for 86.74 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Oil; Nitrogenous fertilizers; Petroleum gases, other gaseous hydrocarbons; Gasoline, other fuels; and T-shirts, tank tops, knit or crocheted, accounting for 100 percent of all inbound shipments.
Looking more closely at Fortuna Border Crossing, N.D.’s exports:
- Machinery for heating and sterilizing rose 18.51 percent compared to last year to $687,845.
- Oil rose 112.59 percent compared to last year to $333,971.
- Harvesting machinery for poultry fell 20.65 percent compared to last year to $303,421.
- Rubber tires rose 338.38 percent compared to last year to $81,753.
- Electrical boards, panels and switches totaled $74,867. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
On the import side:
- Oil rose 713.48 percent compared to last year to $30 million.
- Nitrogenous fertilizers fell 64.6 percent compared to last year to $2.17 million.
- Petroleum gases, other gaseous hydrocarbons fell 44.61 percent compared to last year to $1.95 million.
- Gasoline, other fuels totaled $504,324. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
- T-shirts, tank tops, knit or crocheted totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
Last year Fortuna Border Crossing, N.D. posted total trade with the world of $13.02 million. The Port’s deficit was $9.78 million . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, Germany, Iceland, Norway and The Netherlands. Exports totaled $1.62 million and imports came to $11.4 million.