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Jackman Border Crossing, Maine

Jackman Border Crossing, Maine’s trade totaled $45.8 million for the month of August, $405.74 million through August of 2019, and $686.23 million 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
1Canada$396.83 M
2Sweden$2.19 M
3Tanzania$1.24 M
4Germany$818,464
5China$736,885
6Spain$546,112
7Trinidad and Tobago$507,069
8Brazil$403,051
9Algeria$341,027
10United Kingdom$340,936

Overall Rank

Jackman Border Crossing, Maine’s trade decreases 13.25 percent through August

Jackman Border Crossing, Maine’s trade with the world fell 13.25 percent, from $467.7 million to $405.74 million through the first eight 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 $2.77 trillion, with exports at $1.1 trillion and imports at $1.67 trillion. The nation’s total trade decreased 0.32 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports fell 0.71 percent and imports fell 0.07 percent.

Jackman Border Crossing, Maine ranked No. 164 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through August 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; Chicago O’Hare International Airport; Port of Newark and John F. Kennedy International Airport.

Through August Jackman Border Crossing, Maine’s top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Sweden, No. 3 Tanzania, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 China. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Canada, Finland, China, Spain and Germany, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Canada fell 6.53 percent to $396.83 million.
    Exports fell 1.96 percent to $160.81 million. Imports fell 9.41 percent to $236.02 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 Sweden rose 741.14 percent to $2.19 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 741.14 percent to $2.19 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 Tanzania rose 15.63 percent to $1.24 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 15.63 percent to $1.24 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Germany fell 62.08 percent to $818,464.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 62.08 percent to $818,464.
  • Trade with No. 5 China fell 72.77 percent to $736,885.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 72.77 percent to $736,885.

Jackman Border Crossing, Maine’s top five trading partners through August accounted for 99.03 percent of its trade with the world.

Jackman Border Crossing, Maine had trade surpluses with zero countries and deficits with 36 through August. That compares with one surpluses and 41 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through August of this year were with Cambodia, $0; New Zealand, $0; and Bangladesh, $0. The top three deficits through August of this year were with Canada, $75.21 million; Sweden, $2.19 million; and Tanzania, $1.24 million.

Through August its top exports were Wood in the rough, stripped or not of sapwood, etc; Paper and paperboard, coated with kaolin; Lactose, caramel, misc. sugars; Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic; and Woven fabric of synthetic yarn, etc., in that order. Those accounted for 74.76 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic; Misc. iron or steel structures and parts; Chlorates, bromates and similar chemicals; Petroleum gases, other gaseous hydrocarbons; and Doors, window frames, wooden joinery, accounting for 39.64 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Jackman Border Crossing, Maine’s exports:

  • Wood in the rough, stripped or not of sapwood, etc fell 5.31 percent compared to last year to $61.67 million.
  • Paper and paperboard, coated with kaolin fell 13.7 percent compared to last year to $39.94 million.
  • Lactose, caramel, misc. sugars rose 7.72 percent compared to last year to $6.89 million.
  • Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic fell 22.63 percent compared to last year to $6.41 million.
  • Woven fabric of synthetic yarn, etc. rose 2120.85 percent compared to last year to $5.32 million.

On the import side:

  • Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic fell 30.42 percent compared to last year to $31.8 million.
  • Misc. iron or steel structures and parts fell 22.53 percent compared to last year to $19.94 million.
  • Chlorates, bromates and similar chemicals fell 5.23 percent compared to last year to $15.5 million.
  • Petroleum gases, other gaseous hydrocarbons fell 7.76 percent compared to last year to $14.93 million.
  • Doors, window frames, wooden joinery fell 15.06 percent compared to last year to $14.92 million.

Last year Jackman Border Crossing, Maine posted total trade with the world of $686.23 million. The Port’s deficit was $196.65 million. At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, Finland, Spain, China and Germany. Exports totaled $244.79 million and imports came to $441.44 million.