|1||LNG, other petroleum gases||$40.31 M|
|2||Copper waste and scrap||$19.06 M|
|3||Milk and cream||$7.71 M|
|4||Aluminum Wire 7605||$5.23 M|
|5||Synthetic filament yarn, not for retail||$2.42 M|
|6||Zinc ores and concentrates||$2.33 M|
|7||Plastic boxes, containers||$1.77 M|
|8||Medical instruments||$1.58 M|
|9||Wood in the rough, stripped or not of sapwood, etc||$1.49 M|
|10||Iron and steel pipes and tubing||$1.17 M|
|1||Copper Wire 7408||$93.65 M|
|2||Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone||$10.31 M|
|3||Aluminum, unwrought||$10.3 M|
|4||LNG, other petroleum gases||$10.08 M|
|5||Returned exports, without change||$5.34 M|
|6||Gasoline, other fuels||$5.19 M|
|7||Sugar and starch residues||$3.64 M|
|8||Ash and residues, with metal content||$3.22 M|
|9||Chemical wood pulp, not dissolving grade||$3.19 M|
|10||Refined copper, alloys, unwrought||$2.28 M|
Massena Border Crossing, N.Y.’s trade decreases 22.46 percent through June
Massena Border Crossing, N.Y.’s trade with the world fell 22.46 percent, from $390.44 million to $302.76 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.
Massena Border Crossing, N.Y. ranked No. 159 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 Massena Border Crossing, N.Y.’s top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Italy, No. 3 China, No. 4 Spain and No. 5 Switzerland. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Canada, Italy, Germany, China and Switzerland, respectively.
Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:
- Trade with No. 1 Canada fell 21.01 percent to $295.25 million.
Exports fell 7.49 percent to $113.84 million. Imports fell 27.65 percent to $181.41 million.
- Trade with No. 2 Italy fell 65.07 percent to $1.86 million.
Exports fell 64.74 percent to $1.75 million. Imports fell 69.62 percent to $108,759.
- Trade with No. 3 China fell 43.59 percent to $1.26 million.
Exports fell 49.16 percent to $449,144. Imports fell 39.93 percent to $805,944.
- Trade with No. 4 Spain rose 3.12 percent to $1.2 million.
Exports rose 3.12 percent to $1.2 million. There were no imports.
- Trade with No. 5 Switzerland fell 45.74 percent to $827,283.
Exports fell 44.56 percent to $824,283. Imports fell 92.09 percent to $3,000.
Massena Border Crossing, N.Y.’s top five trading partners through June accounted for 99.21 percent of its trade with the world.
Massena Border Crossing, N.Y. had trade surpluses with four countries and deficits with 31 through June. That compares with eight surpluses and 29 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through June of this year were with Italy, $1.64 million; Spain, $1.2 million; and Switzerland, $821,283. The top three deficits through June of this year were with Canada, $67.57 million; Germany, $492,491; and China, $356,800.
Through June its top exports were LNG, other petroleum gases; Copper waste and scrap; Milk and cream; Aluminum Wire 7605; and Synthetic filament yarn, not for retail, in that order. Those accounted for 63.29 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Copper Wire 7408; Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone; Aluminum, unwrought; LNG, other petroleum gases; and Returned exports, without change, accounting for 70.22 percent of all inbound shipments.
Looking more closely at Massena Border Crossing, N.Y.’s exports:
- LNG, other petroleum gases rose 38.8 percent compared to last year to $40.31 million.
- Copper waste and scrap rose 26.31 percent compared to last year to $19.06 million.
- Milk and cream rose 33.78 percent compared to last year to $7.71 million.
- Aluminum Wire 7605 fell 44.1 percent compared to last year to $5.23 million.
- Synthetic filament yarn, not for retail rose 1769.17 percent compared to last year to $2.42 million.
On the import side:
- Copper Wire 7408 fell 33.72 percent compared to last year to $93.65 million.
- Articles of cement, concrete, artificial stone rose 0.6 percent compared to last year to $10.31 million.
- Aluminum, unwrought fell 15.49 percent compared to last year to $10.3 million.
- LNG, other petroleum gases fell 45.93 percent compared to last year to $10.08 million.
- Returned exports, without change rose 27.44 percent compared to last year to $5.34 million.
Last year Massena Border Crossing, N.Y. posted total trade with the world of $732.5 million. The Port’s deficit was $250.32 million. Exports totaled $241.09 million and imports came to $491.41 million.