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Great Falls International Airport, Mont.

Great Falls International Airport, Mont.’s trade totaled $154.21 million for the month of October, $1.91 billion through October of 2018, and $2.33 billion 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
1Canada$1.88 B
2Peru$8.1 M
3Ecuador$6.5 M
4Nigeria$5.5 M
5France$3.39 M
6Australia$1.86 M
7United Kingdom$343,888
8China$79,363
9Mexico$37,180
10Japan$25,999

Overall Rank

Great Falls International Airport, Mont.’s trade decreases 2.73 percent through October

Great Falls International Airport, Mont.’s trade with the world fell 2.73 percent, from $1.96 billion to $1.91 billion 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.

Great Falls International Airport, Mont. ranked No. 124 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. 123. It finished No. 123 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 Great Falls International Airport, Mont.’s top trade parters were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Peru, No. 3 Ecuador, No. 4 Nigeria and No. 5 France . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Canada, France, Brazil, Mexico and United Kingdom, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Canada fell 2.88 percent to $1.88 billion.
    Exports rose 38.28 percent to $19.99 million. Imports fell 3.19 percent to $1.86 billion.
  • Trade with No. 2 Peru totaled $8.1 million.
    Exports totaled $8.1 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 3 Ecuador totaled $6.5 million.
    Exports totaled $6.5 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 4 Nigeria totaled $5.5 million.
    Exports totaled $5.5 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 5 France fell 67.66 percent to $3.39 million.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 67.66 percent to $3.39 million.

Great Falls International Airport, Mont.’s top five trading partners through October accounted for 99.87 percent of its trade with the world.

Great Falls International Airport, Mont. had trade surpluses with 10 countries and deficits with eight through October. That compares with eight surpluses and 11 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through October of this year were with Peru, $8.1 million; Ecuador, $6.5 million; and Nigeria, $5.5 million. The top three deficits through October of this year were with Canada, $1.84 billion; France, $3.39 million; and Australia, $1.74 million.

Through October it’s top exports were Civilian aircraft, parts; Borates; Silver, various forms; Gold; and Anti-knock additives, in that order. Those accounted for 82.38 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Oil; Petroleum gases, other gaseous hydrocarbons; Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites; Value added to a returned import; and Computers, accounting for 99.89 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Great Falls International Airport, Mont.’s exports:

  • Civilian aircraft, parts rose 157.15 percent compared to last year to $26.9 million.
  • Borates totaled $3.34 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Silver, various forms totaled $1.2 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Gold totaled $998,183. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Anti-knock additives rose 145.51 percent compared to last year to $902,401.

On the import side:

  • Oil rose 28.85 percent compared to last year to $1.21 billion.
  • Petroleum gases, other gaseous hydrocarbons fell 33.1 percent compared to last year to $627.39 million.
  • Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites fell 71.88 percent compared to last year to $15.3 million.
  • Value added to a returned import rose 50.7 percent compared to last year to $10.87 million.
  • Computers rose 705.25 percent compared to last year to $1.1 million.

Last year Great Falls International Airport, Mont. posted total trade with the world of $1.88 billion. The Port’s deficit was $1.82 billion . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, Germany, Iceland, Norway and The Netherlands. Exports totaled $27.76 million and imports came to $1.85 billion.