Metaline Falls Border Crossing, Wash.

Metaline Falls Border Crossing, Wash.’s trade totaled $9.76 million for the month of May, $25.83 million through May of 2020, and $100.95 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
1Canada$20.34 M
2Singapore$5.26 M
3Japan$215,067
4Taiwan$15,166
5China$298

Overall Rank

Metaline Falls Border Crossing, Wash.’s trade decreases 53.65 percent through May

Metaline Falls Border Crossing, Wash.’s trade with the world fell 53.65 percent, from $55.72 million to $25.83 million through the first five 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 $1.48 trillion, with exports at $582.11 billion and imports at $898.44 billion. The nation’s total trade decreased 13.61 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports fell 15.09 percent and imports fell 12.63 percent.

Metaline Falls Border Crossing, Wash. ranked No. 225 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through May 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 May Metaline Falls Border Crossing, Wash.’s top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Singapore, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 China. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Canada, Japan, Australia, China and Taiwan, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Canada fell 63.37 percent to $20.34 million.
    Exports rose 640.26 percent to $18.11 million. Imports fell 95.8 percent to $2.23 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 Singapore totaled $5.26 million.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $5.26 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 Japan rose 135.76 percent to $215,067.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $215,067.
  • Trade with No. 4 Taiwan rose 53.63 percent to $15,166.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $15,166.
  • Trade with No. 5 China fell 99.11 percent to $298.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $298.

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

Metaline Falls Border Crossing, Wash. had trade surpluses with one countries and deficits with four through May. That compares with six surpluses and one deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through May of this year were with Canada, $15.88 million; Thailand, $0; and Australia, $0. The top three deficits through May of this year were with Singapore, $5.26 million; Japan, $215,067; and Taiwan, $15,166.

Through May its top exports were Lead ores and concentrates; Zinc 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 97.22 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Digital storage devices; Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic; Miscellaneous electrical machinery; Returned exports, without change; and Misc. wood articles, accounting for 99.52 percent of all inbound shipments.

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

  • Lead ores and concentrates fell 12.88 percent compared to last year to $15.85 million.
  • Zinc ores and concentrates fell 96.65 percent compared to last year to $1.13 million.
  • Finishing Agents Etc For Textiles, Paper Etc 3809 fell 16.6 percent compared to last year to $250,541.
  • Machinery For Making Pulp & Making Etc Paper, 8439 rose 34.58 percent compared to last year to $218,339.
  • Doors, window frames, wooden joinery fell 0.79 percent compared to last year to $155,778.

On the import side:

  • Digital storage devices totaled $5.26 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic fell 7.26 percent compared to last year to $2.18 million.
  • Miscellaneous electrical machinery totaled $203,937. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Returned exports, without change rose 41.07 percent compared to last year to $24,515.
  • Misc. wood articles fell 77.54 percent compared to last year to $15,634.

Last year Metaline Falls Border Crossing, Wash. posted total trade with the world of $100.95 million. The Port’s surplus was $86.78 million. Exports totaled $93.87 million and imports came to $7.08 million.