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Laurier Border Crossing, Wash.

Laurier Border Crossing, Wash.’s trade totaled $8.16 million for the month of August, $52.02 million through August of 2019, and $90.06 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$52.02 M
2China$4,068

Overall Rank

Laurier Border Crossing, Wash.’s trade decreases 25.77 percent through August

Laurier Border Crossing, Wash.’s trade with the world fell 25.77 percent, from $70.09 million to $52.02 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.

Laurier Border Crossing, Wash. ranked No. 231 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 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 25.78 percent to $52.02 million.
    Exports rose 3.03 percent to $7.46 million. Imports fell 29.1 percent to $44.56 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 China totaled $4,068.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $4,068.

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

Laurier Border Crossing, Wash. had trade surpluses with zero countries and deficits with two through August. That compares with zero surpluses and one deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top two surpluses through August of this year were with China, $4,068; Canada, $37.09 million; and . The top two deficits through August of this year were with Canada $37.09 million; China $4,068; and .

Through August its top exports were Polyurethanes; Live plants; Civilian aircraft, parts; Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic; and Particle board, in that order. Those accounted for 44.24 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; Machine tool parts; and Electrical boards, panels and switches, accounting for 99.79 percent of all inbound shipments.

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

  • Polyurethanes fell 19.05 percent compared to last year to $994,378.
  • Live plants rose 5.93 percent compared to last year to $756,957.
  • Civilian aircraft, parts rose 2263.6 percent compared to last year to $541,407.
  • Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic fell 68.34 percent compared to last year to $535,497.
  • Particle board rose 60.55 percent compared to last year to $473,583.

On the import side:

  • Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic fell 28.54 percent compared to last year to $33.7 million.
  • Mineral Wools, Expanded Mineral Material & Mi 6806 rose 30.66 percent compared to last year to $8.99 million.
  • Misc. ash and slag rose 101.49 percent compared to last year to $1.01 million.
  • Machine tool parts totaled $724,268. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Electrical boards, panels and switches totaled $47,884. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

Last year Laurier Border Crossing, Wash. posted total trade with the world of $90.06 million. The Port’s deficit was $70.37 million. At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners only partners were Canada, China and Poland. Exports totaled $9.85 million and imports came to $80.22 million.