Laurier Border Crossing, Wash.

Laurier Border Crossing, Wash.’s trade totaled $2.41 million for the month of May, $25.5 million through May of 2020, and $79.95 million for all of 2019, 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$25.5 M

Overall Rank

Laurier Border Crossing, Wash.’s trade decreases 19.76 percent through May

Laurier Border Crossing, Wash.’s trade with the world fell 19.76 percent, from $31.78 million to $25.5 million through the first five months of 2020 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 $1.48 trillion, with exports at $582.11 billion and imports at $898.44 billion. The nation’s total trade decreased 13.61 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports fell 15.09 percent and imports fell 12.63 percent.

Laurier Border Crossing, Wash. ranked No. 233 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through May of 2020.

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 May Laurier Border Crossing, Wash.’s top trade partners only trade partners were No. 1 Canada and No. 2 China. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners only spots were held by Canada and China, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Canada fell 19.75 percent to $25.5 million.
    Exports fell 90.5 percent to $2.62 million. Imports rose 451.15 percent to $22.88 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 China fell 100 percent to $0.
    There were no exports. There were no imports.

Laurier Border Crossing, Wash.’s top five trading partners through May accounted for 100 percent of its trade with the world.

Laurier Border Crossing, Wash. had trade surpluses with zero countries and deficits with one through May. That compares with two surpluses and zero deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top two surpluses through May of this year were with China, $0; Canada, $20.25 million; and . The top two deficits through May of this year were with Canada $20.25 million; China $0; and .

Through May its top exports were Live plants; Polyurethanes; Particle board; Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic; and Misc. chemical reaction initiators, accelerators, in that order. Those accounted for 75.57 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic; Mineral Wools, Expanded Mineral Material & Mi 6806; Misc. ash and slag; Plywood, veneered and laminated wood; and Particle board, accounting for 99.92 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Laurier Border Crossing, Wash.’s exports:

  • Live plants rose 8.55 percent compared to last year to $733,431.
  • Polyurethanes fell 3.41 percent compared to last year to $708,345.
  • Particle board fell 25.6 percent compared to last year to $233,433.
  • Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic fell 26.77 percent compared to last year to $195,988.
  • Misc. chemical reaction initiators, accelerators totaled $111,786. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.

On the import side:

  • Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic fell 9.56 percent compared to last year to $17.73 million.
  • Mineral Wools, Expanded Mineral Material & Mi 6806 fell 35.25 percent compared to last year to $4.31 million.
  • Misc. ash and slag rose 36.46 percent compared to last year to $738,011.
  • Plywood, veneered and laminated wood totaled $78,909. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Particle board fell 40.39 percent compared to last year to $10,019.

Last year Laurier Border Crossing, Wash. posted total trade with the world of $79.95 million. The Port’s deficit was $58.73 million. Exports totaled $10.61 million and imports came to $69.34 million.