|1||Copper ores and concentrates||$601.89 M|
|2||Motor vehicle parts||$211.53 M|
|3||Parts for electrical supplies||$193.18 M|
|4||Electrical supplies, apparatus, less than 1000V||$124.1 M|
|5||Insulated wire, cable||$90.86 M|
|6||Gasoline, other fuels||$83.68 M|
|7||Fresh apples, pears||$73.3 M|
|8||Soybean oilcake, other solid residue, not ground||$70.94 M|
|9||Cell phones, related equipment||$62.14 M|
|10||Computer chips||$61.91 M|
|1||Passenger vehicles||$1.16 B|
|2||Peppers, asparagus, squash, etc.||$760.01 M|
|3||Tomatoes, fresh or chilled||$542.61 M|
|4||Insulated wire, cable||$365.15 M|
|5||Medical instruments||$241.32 M|
|6||Cucumbers, pickles, etc., fresh or chilled||$199.32 M|
|7||Returned exports, without change||$177.64 M|
|8||Melons and papayas||$167.02 M|
|9||Electrical supplies, apparatus, less than 1000V||$162.1 M|
Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz.’s trade decreases 18.22 percent through May
Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz.’s trade with the world fell 18.22 percent, from $12.04 billion to $9.85 billion 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.
Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. ranked No. 38 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 Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz.’s top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 China, No. 3 France, No. 4 Peru and No. 5 Germany. 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 fell 18.44 percent to $9.61 billion.
Exports fell 50.7 percent to $3.55 billion. Imports rose 32.17 percent to $6.06 billion.
- Trade with No. 2 China fell 13.44 percent to $69.39 million.
Exports fell 99.9 percent to $78,460. Imports rose 112886 percent to $69.32 million.
- Trade with No. 3 France fell 29.46 percent to $49.52 million.
Exports fell 97.95 percent to $1.41 million. Imports rose 3537.77 percent to $48.11 million.
- Trade with No. 4 Peru totaled $19.8 million.
There were no exports. Imports totaled $19.8 million.
- Trade with No. 5 Germany fell 23.5 percent to $17.58 million.
Exports fell 98.4 percent to $358,455. Imports rose 3111.91 percent to $17.23 million.
Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz.’s top five trading partners through May accounted for 99.21 percent of its trade with the world.
Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. had trade surpluses with five countries and deficits with 62 through May. That compares with 55 surpluses and 11 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through May of this year were with Japan, $4.65 million; Norway, $34,319; and Mauritania, $30,150. The top three deficits through May of this year were with Mexico, $2.52 billion; China, $69.24 million; and France, $46.69 million.
Through May its 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 34.31 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Passenger vehicles; Peppers, asparagus, squash, etc.; Tomatoes, fresh or chilled; Insulated wire, cable; and Medical instruments, accounting for 48.83 percent of all inbound shipments.
Looking more closely at Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz.’s exports:
- Copper ores and concentrates fell 15.44 percent compared to last year to $601.89 million.
- Motor vehicle parts fell 36.18 percent compared to last year to $211.53 million.
- Parts for electrical supplies fell 22.81 percent compared to last year to $193.18 million.
- Electrical supplies, apparatus, less than 1000V fell 26.58 percent compared to last year to $124.1 million.
- Insulated wire, cable fell 37.71 percent compared to last year to $90.86 million.
On the import side:
- Passenger vehicles fell 27.98 percent compared to last year to $1.16 billion.
- Peppers, asparagus, squash, etc. rose 8.42 percent compared to last year to $760.01 million.
- Tomatoes, fresh or chilled rose 35.48 percent compared to last year to $542.61 million.
- Insulated wire, cable fell 32.47 percent compared to last year to $365.15 million.
- Medical instruments rose 15.94 percent compared to last year to $241.32 million.
Last year Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. posted total trade with the world of $26.2 billion. The Port’s deficit was $5.23 billion. Exports totaled $10.49 billion and imports came to $15.72 billion.