|1||Gasoline, other fuels||$1.31 B|
|3||Misc. mineral or chemical fertilizers||$7.3 M|
|4||Nitrogenous fertilizers||$7.26 M|
|5||Cyclic hydrocarbons||$1.86 M|
|8||Civilian aircraft, parts||$465,885|
|10||Oils derived from high temperature coal tar||$249,382|
|2||Rape or Colza Seeds, Whether or Not Broken 1205||$14.23 M|
|4||Petroleum gases, other gaseous hydrocarbons||$2.2 M|
|6||Beans, peas, dried or shelled||$899,966|
|8||Various forms of salt||$46,036|
|9||Scrap iron, steel||$30,350|
Northgate Border Crossing, N.D.’s trade increases 11.01 percent through October
Northgate Border Crossing, N.D.’s trade with the world rose 11.01 percent, from $1.6 billion to $1.77 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.
Northgate Border Crossing, N.D. ranked No. 125 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. 130. It finished No. 128 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 Northgate Border Crossing, N.D.’s top trade parters were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Romania, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 Suriname . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Canada, Japan, China, India and South Korea, respectively.
Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:
- Trade with No. 1 Canada rose 11.03 percent to $1.77 billion.
Exports rose 11.97 percent to $1.7 billion. Imports fell 6.57 percent to $75.41 million.
- Trade with No. 2 Japan fell 49.33 percent to $138,519.
Exports fell 49.33 percent to $138,519. There were no imports.
- Trade with No. 3 Romania totaled $78,695.
Exports totaled $78,695. There were no imports.
- Trade with No. 4 South Korea fell 0 percent to $56,250.
Exports fell 0 percent to $56,250. There were no imports.
- Trade with No. 5 Suriname totaled $52,925.
Exports totaled $52,925. There were no imports.
Northgate Border Crossing, N.D.’s top five trading partners through October accounted for 99.99 percent of its trade with the world.
Northgate Border Crossing, N.D. had trade surpluses with nine countries and deficits with zero through October. That compares with six surpluses and zero deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through October of this year were with Canada, $1.62 billion; Japan, $138,519; and Romania, $78,695. The top three deficits through October of this year were with Malaysia, $0; India, $0; and Philippines, $18,468.
Through October it’s top exports were Gasoline, other fuels; Oil; Misc. mineral or chemical fertilizers; Nitrogenous fertilizers; and Cyclic hydrocarbons, in that order. Those accounted for 99.76 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Wheat; Rape or Colza Seeds, Whether or Not Broken 1205; Oats; Petroleum gases, other gaseous hydrocarbons; and Rye, accounting for 98.42 percent of all inbound shipments.
Looking more closely at Northgate Border Crossing, N.D.’s exports:
- Gasoline, other fuels rose 47.77 percent compared to last year to $1.31 billion.
- Oil fell 39.13 percent compared to last year to $368.77 million.
- Misc. mineral or chemical fertilizers fell 4.64 percent compared to last year to $7.3 million.
- Nitrogenous fertilizers rose 43.37 percent compared to last year to $7.26 million.
- Cyclic hydrocarbons totaled $1.86 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
On the import side:
- Wheat rose 38.12 percent compared to last year to $50.31 million.
- Rape or Colza Seeds, Whether or Not Broken 1205 fell 51.52 percent compared to last year to $14.23 million.
- Oats fell 23.2 percent compared to last year to $5.54 million.
- Petroleum gases, other gaseous hydrocarbons fell 56.37 percent compared to last year to $2.2 million.
- Rye rose 190.96 percent compared to last year to $1.93 million.
Last year Northgate Border Crossing, N.D. posted total trade with the world of $832.37 million. The Port’s surplus was $640.08 million . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, Germany, Iceland, Norway and The Netherlands. Exports totaled $736.22 million and imports came to $96.15 million.