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Miami International Airport

Miami International Airport’s trade totaled $5.18 billion for the month of October, $51.05 billion through October of 2018, and $60.58 billion for all of 2017, 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
1Brazil$10.95 B
2Colombia$3.74 B
3Chile$3.31 B
4China$3.02 B
5Singapore$2.14 B
6Argentina$2.08 B
7Germany$1.77 B
8Mexico$1.74 B
9Peru$1.64 B
10Costa Rica$1.53 B

Overall Rank

Miami International Airport’s trade increases 3.15 percent through October

Miami International Airport’s trade with the world rose 3.15 percent, from $49.49 billion to $51.05 billion through the first 10 months of 2018 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 $3.51 trillion, with exports at $1.39 trillion and imports at $2.12 trillion. The nation’s total trade increased 9.25 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports rose 8.95 percent and imports rose 9.44 percent.

Miami International Airport ranked No. 20 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through October of 2018. During the same period of 2017 it ranked No. 19. It finished No. 19 in the last full year.

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; John F. Kennedy International Airport and Port of Newark.

Through October Miami International Airport’s top trade parters were No. 1 Brazil, No. 2 Colombia, No. 3 Chile, No. 4 China and No. 5 Singapore . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Brazil, Colombia, Chile, Switzerland and China, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Brazil rose 9.91 percent to $10.95 billion.
    Exports rose 12.56 percent to $8.22 billion. Imports rose 2.63 percent to $2.73 billion.
  • Trade with No. 2 Colombia fell 8.67 percent to $3.74 billion.
    Exports rose 8.36 percent to $2.31 billion. Imports fell 27.21 percent to $1.43 billion.
  • Trade with No. 3 Chile rose 6.24 percent to $3.31 billion.
    Exports rose 0.11 percent to $2.08 billion. Imports rose 18.49 percent to $1.23 billion.
  • Trade with No. 4 China rose 21.34 percent to $3.02 billion.
    Exports rose 22.91 percent to $924.17 million. Imports rose 20.66 percent to $2.1 billion.
  • Trade with No. 5 Singapore rose 56.42 percent to $2.14 billion.
    Exports rose 44.15 percent to $133 million. Imports rose 57.31 percent to $2 billion.

Miami International Airport’s top five trading partners through October accounted for 45.35 percent of its trade with the world.

Miami International Airport had trade surpluses with 152 countries and deficits with 69 through October. That compares with 156 surpluses and 63 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through October of this year were with Brazil, $5.49 billion; Argentina, $1.45 billion; and Paraguay, $1.37 billion. The top three deficits through October of this year were with Singapore, $1.87 billion; China, $1.18 billion; and France, $567.97 million.

Through October it’s top exports were Civilian aircraft, parts; Cell phones, related equipment; Computers; Gold; and Plasma, vaccines, blood, in that order. Those accounted for 48.62 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Value added to a returned import; Gold; Cell phones, related equipment; Returned exports, with change; and Fish fillets, chilled or frozen, accounting for 43.29 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Miami International Airport’s exports:

  • Civilian aircraft, parts rose 21.17 percent compared to last year to $6.13 billion.
  • Cell phones, related equipment fell 7.44 percent compared to last year to $3.44 billion.
  • Computers rose 3.32 percent compared to last year to $1.93 billion.
  • Gold fell 1.82 percent compared to last year to $1.89 billion.
  • Plasma, vaccines, blood rose 33.05 percent compared to last year to $1.35 billion.

On the import side:

  • Value added to a returned import rose 3.49 percent compared to last year to $2.59 billion.
  • Gold fell 24.83 percent compared to last year to $2.03 billion.
  • Cell phones, related equipment fell 8.14 percent compared to last year to $1.89 billion.
  • Returned exports, with change fell 3.47 percent compared to last year to $1.49 billion.
  • Fish fillets, chilled or frozen rose 11.09 percent compared to last year to $974.28 million.

Last year Miami International Airport posted total trade with the world of $58.99 billion. The Port’s surplus was $6.54 billion . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, Germany, Iceland, Norway and The Netherlands. Exports totaled $32.77 billion and imports came to $26.23 billion.