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Madawaska Border Crossing, Maine

Madawaska Border Crossing, Maine’s trade totaled $10.79 million for the month of August, $93.71 million through August of 2019, and $130.03 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$93.1 M
2Belgium$438,189
3The Netherlands$60,170
4Germany$35,726
5Spain$21,498
6United Kingdom$20,900
7Israel$14,224
8Finland$7,132
9Denmark$3,547

Overall Rank

Madawaska Border Crossing, Maine’s trade increases 6.24 percent through August

Madawaska Border Crossing, Maine’s trade with the world rose 6.24 percent, from $88.2 million to $93.71 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.

Madawaska Border Crossing, Maine ranked No. 211 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 Madawaska Border Crossing, Maine’s top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Belgium, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Spain. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Canada, Germany, Spain, Japan and France, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Canada rose 5.68 percent to $93.1 million.
    Exports fell 28.82 percent to $3.89 million. Imports rose 7.96 percent to $89.21 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 Belgium totaled $438,189.
    Exports totaled $438,189. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 3 The Netherlands totaled $60,170.
    Exports totaled $60,170. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 4 Germany fell 26.16 percent to $35,726.
    Exports totaled $33,097. Imports fell 94.57 percent to $2,629.
  • Trade with No. 5 Spain fell 16.67 percent to $21,498.
    Exports totaled $21,498. There were no imports.

Madawaska Border Crossing, Maine’s top five trading partners through August accounted for 99.95 percent of its trade with the world.

Madawaska Border Crossing, Maine had trade surpluses with six countries and deficits with three through August. That compares with zero surpluses and five deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through August of this year were with Belgium, $438,189; The Netherlands, $60,170; and Germany, $30,468. The top three deficits through August of this year were with Canada, $85.32 million; Finland, $7,132; and Denmark, $3,547.

Through August its top exports were Veg Parchment, Greaseproof Papers Etc, Rolls 4806; Misc. uncoated kraft paper, paperboard; Paper, uncoated, for writing; Motor vehicles for transporting people; and Synthetic rubber, including butadiene, in that order. Those accounted for 54.91 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Non-dissolving chemical woodpulp; Misc. inorganic compounds; Mechanical wood pulp; Gasoline, other fuels; and Misc. engines and motors, parts, accounting for 99.99 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Madawaska Border Crossing, Maine’s exports:

  • Veg Parchment, Greaseproof Papers Etc, Rolls 4806 rose 18.06 percent compared to last year to $922,840.
  • Misc. uncoated kraft paper, paperboard fell 40.35 percent compared to last year to $721,705.
  • Paper, uncoated, for writing rose 222.63 percent compared to last year to $383,048.
  • Motor vehicles for transporting people rose 1286.21 percent compared to last year to $226,867.
  • Synthetic rubber, including butadiene totaled $202,425. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.

On the import side:

  • Non-dissolving chemical woodpulp rose 7.34 percent compared to last year to $69.29 million.
  • Misc. inorganic compounds rose 10.99 percent compared to last year to $11.59 million.
  • Mechanical wood pulp rose 9.54 percent compared to last year to $8.3 million.
  • Gasoline, other fuels fell 0.62 percent compared to last year to $17,606.
  • Misc. engines and motors, parts rose 162.66 percent compared to last year to $12,852.

Last year Madawaska Border Crossing, Maine posted total trade with the world of $130.03 million. The Port’s deficit was $112.61 million. At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, Spain, Germany, Finland and Japan. Exports totaled $8.71 million and imports came to $121.32 million.