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Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz.

Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz.’s trade totaled $2.21 billion for the month of February, $4.55 billion through February of 2019, and $24.78 billion 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
1Mexico$4.46 B
2China$31.93 M
3France$23.58 M
4Germany$7.65 M
5South Korea$6.82 M
6Taiwan$3.28 M
7Malaysia$3.03 M
8United Kingdom$2.36 M
9Canada$1.61 M
10Japan$1.46 M

Overall Rank

Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz.’s trade increases 9.62 percent through February

Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz.’s trade with the world rose 9.62 percent, from $4.15 billion to $4.55 billion 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.

Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. ranked No. 35 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 Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz.’s top trade parters were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 China, No. 3 France, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 South Korea . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Mexico, China, France, Germany and South Korea, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Mexico rose 9.39 percent to $4.46 billion.
    Exports rose 8.44 percent to $1.74 billion. Imports rose 10 percent to $2.71 billion.
  • Trade with No. 2 China rose 18.29 percent to $31.93 million.
    Exports totaled $11,926. Imports rose 18.24 percent to $31.92 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 France rose 32.68 percent to $23.58 million.
    Exports fell 10.04 percent to $321,576. Imports rose 33.55 percent to $23.26 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Germany fell 9.87 percent to $7.65 million.
    Exports fell 45.95 percent to $63,250. Imports fell 9.36 percent to $7.59 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 South Korea rose 44.78 percent to $6.82 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 44.78 percent to $6.82 million.

Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz.’s top five trading partners through February accounted for 99.53 percent of its trade with the world.

Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. had trade surpluses with nine countries and deficits with 46 through February. That compares with three surpluses and 47 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through February of this year were with Ireland, $191,357; Saudi Arabia, $92,138; and Czech Republic, $66,278. The top three deficits through February of this year were with Mexico, $968.73 million; China, $31.91 million; and France, $22.94 million.

Through February it’s top exports were Copper ores and concentrates; Motor vehicle parts; Parts for electrical supplies; Electrical supplies, apparatus, less than 1000V; and Insulated wire, cable, in that order. Those accounted for 35.22 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Motor vehicles for transporting people; Peppers, asparagus, squash, etc.; Insulated wire, cable; Tomatoes, fresh or chilled; and Cucumbers, pickles, etc., fresh or chilled, accounting for 50.77 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz.’s exports:

  • Copper ores and concentrates rose 39.88 percent compared to last year to $253.1 million.
  • Motor vehicle parts fell 7.96 percent compared to last year to $131.04 million.
  • Parts for electrical supplies rose 7.3 percent compared to last year to $100.38 million.
  • Electrical supplies, apparatus, less than 1000V rose 5.21 percent compared to last year to $66.83 million.
  • Insulated wire, cable rose 33.92 percent compared to last year to $63.57 million.

On the import side:

  • Motor vehicles for transporting people rose 24.82 percent compared to last year to $641.3 million.
  • Peppers, asparagus, squash, etc. rose 2.11 percent compared to last year to $302.88 million.
  • Insulated wire, cable rose 18.56 percent compared to last year to $202.73 million.
  • Tomatoes, fresh or chilled fell 2.26 percent compared to last year to $188.55 million.
  • Cucumbers, pickles, etc., fresh or chilled rose 16.74 percent compared to last year to $87.82 million.

Last year Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. posted total trade with the world of $26.85 billion. The Port’s deficit was $6.34 billion . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, The Netherlands, Iceland, Germany and Norway. Exports totaled $10.26 billion and imports came to $16.59 billion.