MBS International Airport, Mich.

MBS International Airport, Mich.’s trade totaled $18.48 million for the month of July, $40.45 million through July 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$17.46 M
2Canada$12.13 M
3China$10.8 M
4Japan$37,442
5Germany$17,650
6Norway$8,881

Overall Rank

MBS International Airport, Mich.’s trade increases 201.51 percent through July

MBS International Airport, Mich.’s trade with the world rose 201.51 percent, from $13.42 million to $40.45 million through the first seven 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 $2.08 trillion, with exports at $799.82 billion and imports at $1.28 trillion. The nation’s total trade decreased 13.79 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports fell 16.38 percent and imports fell 12.08 percent.

MBS International Airport, Mich. ranked No. 228 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through July of 2020. During the same period of 2019 it ranked No. 269. It finished No. 252 in the last full year.

The nation’s top five “ports” — airports, seaports and border crossings — so far this year, by value, are Port of Los Angeles; Chicago O’Hare International Airport; John F. Kennedy International Airport; Port Laredo and Port of Newark.

Through July 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, India, Taiwan, Germany and China, 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 10.48 percent to $10.04 million.
    Exports fell 68.21 percent to $915,384. Imports rose 46.97 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 fell 83.27 percent to $17,650.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 83.27 percent to $17,650.

MBS International Airport, Mich.’s top five trading partners through July 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 July. That compares with zero surpluses and seven deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through July of this year were with Austria, $0; Italy, $0; and India, $0. The top three deficits through July of this year were with Spain, $11.78 million; Canada, $8.21 million; and China, $79,359.

Through July its top exports were Tomatoes, prepared or preserved; Prepared foods, beverages; Plastics; Misc. petroluem resins, polysulfides; and Acyclic hydrocarbons, in that order. Those accounted for 47.45 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Misc. engines and motors, parts; Various forms of salt; Potassic fertilizers; Petroleum products; and Waste from iron, steel manufacturing, accounting for 93.7 percent of all inbound shipments.

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

  • Tomatoes, prepared or preserved totaled $257,222. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Prepared foods, beverages totaled $119,189. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Plastics totaled $99,573. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Misc. petroluem resins, polysulfides rose 2561.53 percent compared to last year to $92,781.
  • Acyclic hydrocarbons rose 259.06 percent compared to last year to $73,600.

On the import side:

  • Misc. engines and motors, parts rose 864.39 percent compared to last year to $27.79 million.
  • Various forms of salt rose 287.41 percent compared to last year to $3.62 million.
  • Potassic fertilizers fell 26.33 percent compared to last year to $2.62 million.
  • Petroleum products totaled $1.79 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Waste from iron, steel manufacturing rose 48.13 percent compared to last year to $812,887.

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.