|1||Copper waste and scrap||$7.19 M|
|2||Petroleum gases, other gaseous hydrocarbons||$4.65 M|
|3||Zinc ores and concentrates||$4.33 M|
|4||Trailers and similar vehicles||$3.89 M|
|5||Aluminum Wire 7605||$3.39 M|
|6||Aluminum, unwrought||$1.63 M|
|7||Milk and cream||$1.55 M|
|8||Civilian aircraft, parts||$1.03 M|
|9||Aluminum plates, sheets, strip more than 0.2mm thi||$921,140|
|10||Wood in the rough, stripped or not of sapwood, etc||$793,911|
|1||Copper Wire 7408||$56.82 M|
|2||Petroleum gases, other gaseous hydrocarbons||$9.43 M|
|3||Aluminum, unwrought||$4.99 M|
|4||Gasoline, other fuels||$2.8 M|
|5||Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone||$2.71 M|
|6||Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites||$2.03 M|
|7||Machines Extruding, Drawing Etc Manmade Texti 8444||$1.96 M|
|8||Value added to a returned import||$1.65 M|
|9||Chemical wood pulp, not dissolving grade||$1.38 M|
|10||Copper waste and scrap||$1.24 M|
Massena Border Crossing, N.Y.’s trade increases 14.13 percent through February
Massena Border Crossing, N.Y.’s trade with the world rose 14.13 percent, from $134.44 million to $153.44 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.
Massena Border Crossing, N.Y. ranked No. 148 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 Massena Border Crossing, N.Y.’s top trade parters were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Italy, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Switzerland and No. 5 China . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Canada, Italy, China, Switzerland and Spain, respectively.
Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:
- Trade with No. 1 Canada rose 12.64 percent to $146.06 million.
Exports rose 56.74 percent to $48.54 million. Imports fell 1.19 percent to $97.52 million.
- Trade with No. 2 Italy rose 42.7 percent to $2.23 million.
Exports rose 20.61 percent to $1.88 million. Imports totaled $344,630.
- Trade with No. 3 Germany rose 704.88 percent to $2.14 million.
There were no exports. Imports rose 704.88 percent to $2.14 million.
- Trade with No. 4 Switzerland rose 40.04 percent to $897,813.
Exports rose 37.34 percent to $880,463. Imports totaled $17,350.
- Trade with No. 5 China fell 37.9 percent to $732,875.
Exports fell 53.78 percent to $254,550. Imports fell 24 percent to $478,325.
Massena Border Crossing, N.Y.’s top five trading partners through February accounted for 99.1 percent of its trade with the world.
Massena Border Crossing, N.Y. had trade surpluses with four countries and deficits with 17 through February. That compares with five surpluses and 17 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through February of this year were with Italy, $1.54 million; Switzerland, $863,113; and Spain, $137,145. The top three deficits through February of this year were with Canada, $48.98 million; Germany, $2.14 million; and France, $466,173.
Through February it’s top exports were Copper waste and scrap; Petroleum gases, other gaseous hydrocarbons; Zinc ores and concentrates; Trailers and similar vehicles; and Aluminum Wire 7605, in that order. Those accounted for 45.32 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Copper Wire 7408; Petroleum gases, other gaseous hydrocarbons; Aluminum, unwrought; Gasoline, other fuels; and Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone, accounting for 75.44 percent of all inbound shipments.
Looking more closely at Massena Border Crossing, N.Y.’s exports:
- Copper waste and scrap fell 30.3 percent compared to last year to $7.19 million.
- Petroleum gases, other gaseous hydrocarbons totaled $4.65 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
- Zinc ores and concentrates totaled $4.33 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
- Trailers and similar vehicles rose 13933 percent compared to last year to $3.89 million.
- Aluminum Wire 7605 rose 2.57 percent compared to last year to $3.39 million.
On the import side:
- Copper Wire 7408 rose 8.44 percent compared to last year to $56.82 million.
- Petroleum gases, other gaseous hydrocarbons rose 125.71 percent compared to last year to $9.43 million.
- Aluminum, unwrought fell 57.74 percent compared to last year to $4.99 million.
- Gasoline, other fuels fell 4.18 percent compared to last year to $2.8 million.
- Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone fell 2.71 percent compared to last year to $2.71 million.
Last year Massena Border Crossing, N.Y. posted total trade with the world of $0. The Port’s deficit was $0 . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, The Netherlands, Iceland, Germany and Norway. Exports totaled $0 and imports came to $0.