MBS International Airport, Mich.

MBS International Airport, Mich.’s trade totaled $9.66 million for the month of June, $21.97 million through June of 2020, and $47.01 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
1Spain$11.78 M
2Canada$10.04 M
3China$79,359
4Japan$37,442
5Germany$17,650
6Norway$8,881

Overall Rank

MBS International Airport, Mich.’s trade increases 140.33 percent through June

MBS International Airport, Mich.’s trade with the world rose 140.33 percent, from $9.14 million to $21.97 million through the first six 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 $1.77 trillion, with exports at $687.16 billion and imports at $1.08 trillion. The nation’s total trade decreased 14.28 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports fell 16.57 percent and imports fell 12.75 percent.

MBS International Airport, Mich. ranked No. 252 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through June 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 June MBS International Airport, Mich.’s top trade partners were No. 1 Spain, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Germany. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Canada, Taiwan, China, Austria and Italy, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Spain totaled $11.78 million.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $11.78 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 Canada rose 28.71 percent to $10.04 million.
    Exports fell 63.55 percent to $915,384. Imports rose 72.5 percent to $9.13 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 China rose 28.44 percent to $79,359.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 28.44 percent to $79,359.
  • Trade with No. 4 Japan totaled $37,442.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $37,442.
  • Trade with No. 5 Germany totaled $17,650.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $17,650.

MBS International Airport, Mich.’s top five trading partners through June accounted for 99.96 percent of its trade with the world.

MBS International Airport, Mich. had trade surpluses with zero countries and deficits with six through June. That compares with zero surpluses and five deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through June of this year were with Taiwan, $0; Austria, $0; and Italy, $0. The top three deficits through June of this year were with Spain, $11.78 million; Canada, $8.21 million; and China, $79,359.

Through June its top exports were Plastics; Tomatoes, prepared or preserved; Acyclic hydrocarbons; Prepared foods, beverages; and Misc. organic cleansers, including soaps, in that order. Those accounted for 43.01 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Misc. engines and motors, parts; Potassic fertilizers; Various forms of salt; Petroleum products; and Returned exports, without change, accounting for 89.74 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at MBS International Airport, Mich.’s exports:

  • Plastics totaled $99,573. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Tomatoes, prepared or preserved totaled $80,247. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Acyclic hydrocarbons rose 259.06 percent compared to last year to $73,600.
  • Prepared foods, beverages totaled $70,197. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Misc. organic cleansers, including soaps totaled $70,054. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.

On the import side:

  • Misc. engines and motors, parts totaled $11.47 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Potassic fertilizers fell 26.33 percent compared to last year to $2.62 million.
  • Various forms of salt rose 403.41 percent compared to last year to $2.32 million.
  • Petroleum products totaled $1.79 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Returned exports, without change rose 1615.32 percent compared to last year to $694,703.

Last year MBS International Airport, Mich. posted total trade with the world of $47.01 million. The Port’s deficit was $34.82 million. Exports totaled $6.1 million and imports came to $40.91 million.