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Lehigh Valley International Airport, Penn.

Lehigh Valley International Airport, Penn.’s trade totaled $4.14 million for the month of February, $10.5 million through February of 2019, and $85.01 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
1Malaysia$2.98 M
2Mexico$2.02 M
3China$1.87 M
4Switzerland$1.49 M
5Taiwan$653,544
6Hong Kong$263,583
7United Kingdom$135,330
8Thailand$132,780
9Costa Rica$91,206
10Italy$90,638

Overall Rank

Lehigh Valley International Airport, Penn.’s trade decreases 18.22 percent through February

Lehigh Valley International Airport, Penn.’s trade with the world fell 18.22 percent, from $12.84 million to $10.5 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.

Lehigh Valley International Airport, Penn. ranked No. 228 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 Lehigh Valley International Airport, Penn.’s top trade parters were No. 1 Malaysia, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 China, No. 4 Switzerland and No. 5 Taiwan . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Taiwan, Malaysia, Germany, China and Mexico, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Malaysia fell 13.37 percent to $2.98 million.
    Exports fell 13.37 percent to $2.98 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 2 Mexico rose 215.76 percent to $2.02 million.
    Exports fell 59.57 percent to $7,636. Imports rose 224.14 percent to $2.01 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 China rose 59.9 percent to $1.87 million.
    Exports rose 57.4 percent to $1.83 million. Imports rose 463.78 percent to $40,558.
  • Trade with No. 4 Switzerland rose 24275 percent to $1.49 million.
    Exports rose 24275 percent to $1.49 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 5 Taiwan fell 85.84 percent to $653,544.
    Exports fell 85.84 percent to $653,544. There were no imports.

Lehigh Valley International Airport, Penn.’s top five trading partners through February accounted for 85.9 percent of its trade with the world.

Lehigh Valley International Airport, Penn. had trade surpluses with 35 countries and deficits with eight through February. That compares with 35 surpluses and seven deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through February of this year were with Malaysia, $2.98 million; China, $1.79 million; and Switzerland, $1.49 million. The top three deficits through February of this year were with Mexico, $2 million; India, $7,784; and Canada, $6,406.

Through February it’s top exports were Photo-sensitive semi-conductors, parts; Cell phones, related equipment; Heterocyclic chemical compounds; Electrical boards, panels and switches; and Insulated wire, cable, in that order. Those accounted for 86.7 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Pumps for dispensing liquids; Cell phones, related equipment; Electric motors, generators, not sets; Plastic boxes, containers; and X-ray apparatus, accounting for 98.71 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Lehigh Valley International Airport, Penn.’s exports:

  • Photo-sensitive semi-conductors, parts fell 61.77 percent compared to last year to $3.63 million.
  • Cell phones, related equipment rose 89.48 percent compared to last year to $1.53 million.
  • Heterocyclic chemical compounds totaled $1.49 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Electrical boards, panels and switches fell 29.32 percent compared to last year to $434,372.
  • Insulated wire, cable rose 3466.8 percent compared to last year to $216,184.

On the import side:

  • Pumps for dispensing liquids rose 428.81 percent compared to last year to $1.99 million.
  • Cell phones, related equipment totaled $34,469. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Electric motors, generators, not sets fell 93.64 percent compared to last year to $15,508.
  • Plastic boxes, containers totaled $7,250. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • X-ray apparatus fell 51.77 percent compared to last year to $5,358.

Last year Lehigh Valley International Airport, Penn. posted total trade with the world of $73.06 million. The Port’s surplus was $66.94 million . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, The Netherlands, Iceland, Germany and Norway. Exports totaled $70 million and imports came to $3.06 million.