|1||Lead ores and concentrates||$703,732|
|4||Electrical supplies, apparatus, more than 1000V||$255,240|
|6||Ash and residues, with metal content||$226,002|
|8||Trailers and similar vehicles||$162,980|
|9||Battery waste, scrap, misc. electrical machinery p||$105,077|
|10||Electric storage batteries||$102,319|
|1||Nitrogenous fertilizers||$2.99 M|
|2||Hydrazine, other metal oxides||$2.45 M|
|3||Lead, unwrought||$1.22 M|
|6||Hydrogen, raw gases||$356,049|
|8||Wood in the rough, stripped or not of sapwood, etc||$235,881|
|9||Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic||$224,630|
|10||Salts of Inorganic Acids or Peroxoacids Nesoi 2842||$70,953|
Frontier Border Crossing, Wash.’s trade decreases 17.67 percent through February
Frontier Border Crossing, Wash.’s trade with the world fell 17.67 percent, from $16.05 million to $13.21 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.
Frontier Border Crossing, Wash. ranked No. 219 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 Frontier Border Crossing, Wash.’s top trade parters only trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Spain, No. 3 United Kingdom and No. 4 Czech Republic . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners only spots were held by Canada, Spain, United Kingdom and Czech Republic, respectively.
Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:
- Trade with No. 1 Canada fell 17.91 percent to $13.17 million.
Exports fell 35.7 percent to $3.15 million. Imports fell 10.07 percent to $10.02 million.
- Trade with No. 2 Spain totaled $19,259.
There were no exports. Imports totaled $19,259.
- Trade with No. 3 United Kingdom totaled $15,945.
There were no exports. Imports totaled $15,945.
- Trade with No. 4 Czech Republic totaled $2,527.
There were no exports. Imports totaled $2,527.
Frontier Border Crossing, Wash.’s top five trading partners through February accounted for 100 percent of its trade with the world.
Frontier Border Crossing, Wash. had trade surpluses with zero countries and deficits with four through February. That compares with zero surpluses and one deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through February of this year were with Czech Republic, $2,527; United Kingdom, $15,945; and Spain, $19,259. The top three deficits through February of this year were with Canada, $6.86 million; Spain, $19,259; and United Kingdom $15,945.
Through February it’s top exports were Lead ores and concentrates; Carbonates; Hydrogen peroxide; Electrical supplies, apparatus, more than 1000V; and Aluminum, unwrought, in that order. Those accounted for 59.08 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Nitrogenous fertilizers; Hydrazine, other metal oxides; Lead, unwrought; Chlorides; and Zinc, unwrought, accounting for 87.24 percent of all inbound shipments.
Looking more closely at Frontier Border Crossing, Wash.’s exports:
- Lead ores and concentrates totaled $703,732. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
- Carbonates rose 149.32 percent compared to last year to $383,743.
- Hydrogen peroxide fell 59.76 percent compared to last year to $265,656.
- Electrical supplies, apparatus, more than 1000V fell 1.37 percent compared to last year to $255,240.
- Aluminum, unwrought fell 20.17 percent compared to last year to $255,015.
On the import side:
- Nitrogenous fertilizers fell 1.7 percent compared to last year to $2.99 million.
- Hydrazine, other metal oxides rose 92.65 percent compared to last year to $2.45 million.
- Lead, unwrought fell 43.56 percent compared to last year to $1.22 million.
- Chlorides rose 26.52 percent compared to last year to $1.12 million.
- Zinc, unwrought fell 30.35 percent compared to last year to $996,318.
Last year Frontier Border Crossing, Wash. posted total trade with the world of $150.63 million. The Port’s surplus was $50.95 million . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, The Netherlands, Iceland, Germany and Norway. Exports totaled $100.79 million and imports came to $49.84 million.