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Indianapolis International Airport, Ind.

Indianapolis International Airport, Ind.’s trade totaled $504.3 million for the month of February, $847.69 million through February of 2019, and $4.91 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
1Germany$230.31 M
2Ireland$126.6 M
3Switzerland$111.68 M
4China$91.82 M
5France$58.79 M
6Belgium$49.87 M
7Japan$33.88 M
8The Netherlands$25.9 M
9United Kingdom$25.71 M
10Canada$14.57 M

Overall Rank

Indianapolis International Airport, Ind.’s trade increases 27.13 percent through February

Indianapolis International Airport, Ind.’s trade with the world rose 27.13 percent, from $666.8 million to $847.69 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.

Indianapolis International Airport, Ind. ranked No. 90 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 Indianapolis International Airport, Ind.’s top trade parters were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Ireland, No. 3 Switzerland, No. 4 China and No. 5 France . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Germany, China, Ireland, Belgium and Switzerland, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Germany rose 20.09 percent to $230.31 million.
    Exports rose 13.07 percent to $46.16 million. Imports rose 21.99 percent to $184.16 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 Ireland rose 24.16 percent to $126.6 million.
    Exports rose 20.72 percent to $1.64 million. Imports rose 24.21 percent to $124.96 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 Switzerland rose 78.71 percent to $111.68 million.
    Exports rose 228.03 percent to $37.47 million. Imports rose 45.31 percent to $74.21 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 China fell 13.23 percent to $91.82 million.
    Exports fell 61.86 percent to $653,283. Imports fell 12.43 percent to $91.17 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 France rose 700.72 percent to $58.79 million.
    Exports rose 810.17 percent to $19.17 million. Imports rose 656.7 percent to $39.62 million.

Indianapolis International Airport, Ind.’s top five trading partners through February accounted for 73.05 percent of its trade with the world.

Indianapolis International Airport, Ind. had trade surpluses with 38 countries and deficits with 46 through February. That compares with 38 surpluses and 38 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through February of this year were with United Kingdom, $18.74 million; Australia, $1.23 million; and Saudi Arabia, $1.04 million. The top three deficits through February of this year were with Germany, $138 million; Ireland, $123.31 million; and China, $90.51 million.

Through February it’s top exports were Misc. medical chemical re-agents; Civilian aircraft, parts; Medicines in individual dosages; Plasma, vaccines, blood; and Computers, in that order. Those accounted for 88.95 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Plasma, vaccines, blood; Misc. medical chemical re-agents; Aircraft engines, engine parts; Medical equipment for physicals; and Enzymes, accounting for 65.22 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Indianapolis International Airport, Ind.’s exports:

  • Misc. medical chemical re-agents rose 37.72 percent compared to last year to $46.42 million.
  • Civilian aircraft, parts rose 384.54 percent compared to last year to $38.6 million.
  • Medicines in individual dosages rose 822.04 percent compared to last year to $37.27 million.
  • Plasma, vaccines, blood fell 32.69 percent compared to last year to $16.33 million.
  • Computers rose 205.28 percent compared to last year to $2.16 million.

On the import side:

  • Plasma, vaccines, blood fell 8.41 percent compared to last year to $316.76 million.
  • Misc. medical chemical re-agents rose 633.79 percent compared to last year to $39.26 million.
  • Aircraft engines, engine parts rose 1040.3 percent compared to last year to $37.81 million.
  • Medical equipment for physicals rose 1955.25 percent compared to last year to $37.22 million.
  • Enzymes rose 3303.34 percent compared to last year to $18.58 million.

Last year Indianapolis International Airport, Ind. posted total trade with the world of $5.06 billion. The Port’s deficit was $3.22 billion . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, The Netherlands, Iceland, Germany and Norway. Exports totaled $920.71 million and imports came to $4.14 billion.