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Owensboro, Ky.-Evansville, Ind.

Owensboro, Ky.-Evansville, Ind.’s trade totaled $4.74 million for the month of August, $20.8 million through August of 2019, and $22.46 million 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$9.95 M
2Canada$5.24 M
3United Kingdom$2.53 M
4China$2.48 M
5India$306,011
6Australia$141,830
7Israel$17,749
8Germany$17,327
9Japan$17,250
10Belgium$16,928

Overall Rank

Owensboro, Ky.-Evansville, Ind.’s trade increases 34.58 percent through August

Owensboro, Ky.-Evansville, Ind.’s trade with the world rose 34.58 percent, from $15.46 million to $20.8 million through the first eight 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 $2.77 trillion, with exports at $1.1 trillion and imports at $1.67 trillion. The nation’s total trade decreased 0.32 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports fell 0.71 percent and imports fell 0.07 percent.

Owensboro, Ky.-Evansville, Ind. ranked No. 264 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through August 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; Chicago O’Hare International Airport; Port of Newark and John F. Kennedy International Airport.

Through August Owensboro, Ky.-Evansville, Ind.’s top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 China and No. 5 India. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Mexico, Canada, United Kingdom, India and Japan, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Mexico rose 26.57 percent to $9.95 million.
    Exports fell 92.71 percent to $29,685. Imports rose 33.08 percent to $9.92 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 Canada rose 3.98 percent to $5.24 million.
    Exports rose 104.61 percent to $862,178. Imports fell 5.2 percent to $4.38 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 United Kingdom rose 63.57 percent to $2.53 million.
    Exports rose 63.57 percent to $2.53 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 4 China rose 4791.51 percent to $2.48 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 13971 percent to $2.48 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 India fell 47.16 percent to $306,011.
    Exports fell 47.14 percent to $305,693. Imports fell 59.44 percent to $318.

Owensboro, Ky.-Evansville, Ind.’s top five trading partners through August accounted for 98.63 percent of its trade with the world.

Owensboro, Ky.-Evansville, Ind. had trade surpluses with 11 countries and deficits with 13 through August. That compares with 14 surpluses and four deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through August of this year were with United Kingdom, $2.53 million; India, $305,375; and Australia, $141,830. The top three deficits through August of this year were with Mexico, $9.89 million; Canada, $3.52 million; and China, $2.48 million.

Through August its top exports were Value added to a returned import; Medical equipment for physicals; Thermionic, Cold Cathode or Photocathode Tube 8540; Electric storage batteries; and Navigational equipment, in that order. Those accounted for 90.1 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Rum, gin, vodka, other liquors; Computers; Cell phones, related equipment; Prepared glues and adhesives; and Transmission shafts, bearings, gears, accounting for 99.47 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Owensboro, Ky.-Evansville, Ind.’s exports:

  • Value added to a returned import totaled $1.88 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Medical equipment for physicals rose 32.2 percent compared to last year to $731,908.
  • Thermionic, Cold Cathode or Photocathode Tube 8540 rose 24.66 percent compared to last year to $380,915.
  • Electric storage batteries fell 19.84 percent compared to last year to $305,693.
  • Navigational equipment fell 69.46 percent compared to last year to $268,795.

On the import side:

  • Rum, gin, vodka, other liquors rose 25.89 percent compared to last year to $14.23 million.
  • Computers totaled $1.36 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Cell phones, related equipment totaled $1.11 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Prepared glues and adhesives totaled $38,049. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Transmission shafts, bearings, gears totaled $17,250. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

Last year Owensboro, Ky.-Evansville, Ind. posted total trade with the world of $22.46 million. The Port’s deficit was $14.62 million. At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Mexico, Canada, United Kingdom, India and Japan. Exports totaled $3.92 million and imports came to $18.54 million.