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Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport, S.C.

Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport, S.C.’s trade totaled $248.32 million for the month of October, $1.95 billion through October of 2018, and $1.59 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
1Germany$960.3 M
2Mexico$636.02 M
3Hungary$43.49 M
4Canada$41.34 M
5Czech Republic$32.27 M
6Austria$30.2 M
7Portugal$26.49 M
8Japan$25.7 M
9Slovakia$21.94 M
10Spain$16.88 M

Overall Rank

Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport, S.C.’s trade increases 49.88 percent through October

Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport, S.C.’s trade with the world rose 49.88 percent, from $1.3 billion to $1.95 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.

Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport, S.C. ranked No. 123 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. 137. It finished No. 136 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 Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport, S.C.’s top trade parters were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Hungary, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Czech Republic . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Mexico, Germany, Canada, Israel and Hungary, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Germany rose 130.51 percent to $960.3 million.
    Exports rose 129.03 percent to $143.74 million. Imports rose 130.77 percent to $816.56 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 Mexico rose 14.96 percent to $636.02 million.
    Exports fell 72.73 percent to $742,690. Imports rose 15.39 percent to $635.28 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 Hungary fell 3.12 percent to $43.49 million.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 3.12 percent to $43.49 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Canada fell 38.92 percent to $41.34 million.
    Exports rose 175.52 percent to $167,858. Imports fell 39.12 percent to $41.17 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 Czech Republic rose 532.98 percent to $32.27 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 533.73 percent to $32.27 million.

Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport, S.C.’s top five trading partners through October accounted for 88.02 percent of its trade with the world.

Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport, S.C. had trade surpluses with 17 countries and deficits with 51 through October. That compares with 15 surpluses and 55 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through October of this year were with Japan, $23.73 million; Belgium, $5.26 million; and Russia, $5 million. The top three deficits through October of this year were with Germany, $672.82 million; Mexico, $634.54 million; and Hungary, $43.49 million.

Through October it’s top exports were Vehicle audio systems; Motor vehicles for transporting people; Motor vehicle parts; Aircraft engines, engine parts; and Civilian aircraft, parts, in that order. Those accounted for 80.52 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Motor vehicle parts; Value added to a returned import; TV cameras, digital cameras, camcorders; Electrical boards, panels and switches; and Windshield wipers, electric light parts, accounting for 58.22 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport, S.C.’s exports:

  • Vehicle audio systems rose 1692.15 percent compared to last year to $49.2 million.
  • Motor vehicles for transporting people rose 111.83 percent compared to last year to $45.79 million.
  • Motor vehicle parts fell 11.79 percent compared to last year to $28.28 million.
  • Aircraft engines, engine parts fell 3.28 percent compared to last year to $25.05 million.
  • Civilian aircraft, parts rose 414.32 percent compared to last year to $7.2 million.

On the import side:

  • Motor vehicle parts rose 47.68 percent compared to last year to $652.76 million.
  • Value added to a returned import rose 267.67 percent compared to last year to $201.68 million.
  • TV cameras, digital cameras, camcorders rose 823.49 percent compared to last year to $56.57 million.
  • Electrical boards, panels and switches rose 32.83 percent compared to last year to $54.95 million.
  • Windshield wipers, electric light parts rose 2.91 percent compared to last year to $54.86 million.

Last year Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport, S.C. posted total trade with the world of $1.46 billion. The Port’s deficit was $1.06 billion . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, Germany, Iceland, Norway and The Netherlands. Exports totaled $200.66 million and imports came to $1.26 billion.