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Metaline Falls Border Crossing, Wash.

Metaline Falls Border Crossing, Wash.’s trade totaled $9.15 million for the month of February, $18.5 million through February of 2019, and $135.28 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$18.44 M
2Japan$27,971
3China$26,018
4Taiwan$7,952

Overall Rank

Metaline Falls Border Crossing, Wash.’s trade decreases 38.2 percent through February

Metaline Falls Border Crossing, Wash.’s trade with the world fell 38.2 percent, from $29.93 million to $18.5 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.

Metaline Falls Border Crossing, Wash. ranked No. 209 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 Metaline Falls Border Crossing, Wash.’s top trade parters were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 China, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 New Zealand . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Canada, Japan, New Zealand, China and Taiwan, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

    Metaline Falls Border Crossing, Wash.’s top five trading partners through February accounted for 100 percent of its trade with the world.

    Metaline Falls Border Crossing, Wash. had trade surpluses with one countries and deficits with three through February. That compares with one surpluses and two deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through February of this year were with Canada, $17.28 million; New Zealand, $0; and Taiwan, $7,952. The top three deficits through February of this year were with Japan, $27,971; China, $26,018; and Taiwan, $7,952.

    Through February it’s top exports were Zinc ores and concentrates; Lead ores and concentrates; Finishing Agents Etc For Textiles, Paper Etc 3809; Machinery For Making Pulp & Making Etc Paper, 8439; and Doors, window frames, wooden joinery, in that order. Those accounted for 99.36 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic; Insulating Fittings For Assembly Nesoi 8547; Misc. engines and motors, parts; Taps, cocks and valves for pipes, tanks; and Value added to a returned import, accounting for 96.56 percent of all inbound shipments.

    Looking more closely at Metaline Falls Border Crossing, Wash.’s exports:

    • Zinc ores and concentrates fell 33.06 percent compared to last year to $11.36 million.
    • Lead ores and concentrates fell 49.49 percent compared to last year to $6.13 million.
    • Finishing Agents Etc For Textiles, Paper Etc 3809 totaled $122,124. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
    • Machinery For Making Pulp & Making Etc Paper, 8439 totaled $72,706. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
    • Doors, window frames, wooden joinery rose 1139.92 percent compared to last year to $63,050.

    On the import side:

    • Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic rose 11.02 percent compared to last year to $579,527.
    • Insulating Fittings For Assembly Nesoi 8547 totaled $12,424. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
    • Misc. engines and motors, parts totaled $9,382. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
    • Taps, cocks and valves for pipes, tanks totaled $9,096. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
    • Value added to a returned import totaled $8,942. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

    Last year Metaline Falls Border Crossing, Wash. posted total trade with the world of $221.91 million. The Port’s surplus was $196.52 million . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, The Netherlands, Iceland, Germany and Norway. Exports totaled $209.21 million and imports came to $12.69 million.