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Lynden border crossing, Wash.

Lynden border crossing, Wash.’s trade totaled $31.25 million for the month of February, $64.42 million through February of 2019, and $451.39 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$64.41 M
2China$7,850

Overall Rank

Lynden border crossing, Wash.’s trade increases 2.52 percent through February

Lynden border crossing, Wash.’s trade with the world rose 2.52 percent, from $62.84 million to $64.42 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.

Lynden border crossing, Wash. ranked No. 173 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 Lynden border crossing, Wash.’s top trade parters only trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 China, No. 3 Mexico and No. 4 Switzerland . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners only spots were held by Canada, Mexico, China and Switzerland, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Canada rose 2.55 percent to $64.41 million.
    Exports fell 0.83 percent to $60.96 million. Imports rose 156.57 percent to $3.46 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 China fell 22.45 percent to $7,850.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 22.45 percent to $7,850.
  • Trade with No. 3 Mexico fell 100 percent to $0.
    There were no exports. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 4 Switzerland fell 100 percent to $0.
    There were no exports. There were no imports.

Lynden border crossing, Wash.’s top five trading partners through February accounted for 100 percent of its trade with the world.

Lynden border crossing, Wash. had trade surpluses with one countries and deficits with one through February. That compares with two surpluses and two deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through February of this year were with Canada, $57.5 million; Mexico, $0; and Switzerland, $0. The top three deficits through February of this year were with China, $7,850; Mexico, $0; and Switzerland $0.

Through February it’s top exports were Doors, window frames, wooden joinery; Angles, shapes, sections, iron and nonalloy steel; Commercial vehicles; Gasoline, other fuels; and Frozen fruit, nuts, in that order. Those accounted for 32.18 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Fruit and vegetable juices, not fortified; Frozen fruit, nuts; Doors, window frames, wooden joinery; Strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, etc.; and Bran, etc., accounting for 97.32 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Lynden border crossing, Wash.’s exports:

  • Doors, window frames, wooden joinery fell 5.36 percent compared to last year to $5.94 million.
  • Angles, shapes, sections, iron and nonalloy steel rose 1713.75 percent compared to last year to $4.82 million.
  • Commercial vehicles rose 31.18 percent compared to last year to $3.4 million.
  • Gasoline, other fuels rose 6.59 percent compared to last year to $3.24 million.
  • Frozen fruit, nuts rose 8.79 percent compared to last year to $2.21 million.

On the import side:

  • Fruit and vegetable juices, not fortified rose 478.6 percent compared to last year to $1.67 million.
  • Frozen fruit, nuts rose 662.83 percent compared to last year to $961,160.
  • Doors, window frames, wooden joinery fell 8.46 percent compared to last year to $414,497.
  • Strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, etc. totaled $247,309. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Bran, etc. fell 24.24 percent compared to last year to $77,500.

Last year Lynden border crossing, Wash. posted total trade with the world of $285.26 million. The Port’s surplus was $193.21 million . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, The Netherlands, Iceland, Germany and Norway. Exports totaled $239.24 million and imports came to $46.02 million.