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Owensboro, Ky.-Evansville, Ind.

Owensboro, Ky.-Evansville, Ind.’s trade totaled $2.49 million for the month of February, $3.55 million through February 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$2.37 M
2Canada$883,116
3United Kingdom$200,180
4India$53,523
5Australia$18,760
6Bhutan$7,672
7Belgium$6,039
8China$5,389
9Vietnam$3,578
10Germany$2,799

Overall Rank

Owensboro, Ky.-Evansville, Ind.’s trade decreases 0.32 percent through February

Owensboro, Ky.-Evansville, Ind.’s trade with the world fell 0.32 percent, from $3.56 million to $3.55 million 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.

Owensboro, Ky.-Evansville, Ind. ranked No. 257 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 Owensboro, Ky.-Evansville, Ind.’s top trade parters were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 India and No. 5 Australia . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Mexico, Canada, United Kingdom, India and Australia, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Mexico rose 36.44 percent to $2.37 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 37.8 percent to $2.37 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 Canada fell 27.24 percent to $883,116.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 22.18 percent to $883,116.
  • Trade with No. 3 United Kingdom fell 54.99 percent to $200,180.
    Exports fell 54.99 percent to $200,180. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 4 India fell 50 percent to $53,523.
    Exports fell 50 percent to $53,523. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 5 Australia rose 31.66 percent to $18,760.
    Exports rose 31.66 percent to $18,760. There were no imports.

Owensboro, Ky.-Evansville, Ind.’s top five trading partners through February accounted for 99.27 percent of its trade with the world.

Owensboro, Ky.-Evansville, Ind. had trade surpluses with five countries and deficits with six through February. That compares with seven surpluses and six deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through February of this year were with United Kingdom, $200,180; India, $53,523; and Australia, $18,760. The top three deficits through February of this year were with Mexico, $2.37 million; Canada, $883,116; and China, $5,389.

Through February it’s top exports were Thermionic, Cold Cathode or Photocathode Tube 8540; Electric storage batteries; Navigational equipment; Medical equipment for physicals; and Electric sound or visual signaling equipment, in that order. Those accounted for 95.21 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Rum, gin, vodka, other liquors; Cermets, including waste and scrap; Leather shoes; Electric motors, generators, not sets; and Miscellaneous electrical machinery, accounting for 99.86 percent of all inbound shipments.

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

  • Thermionic, Cold Cathode or Photocathode Tube 8540 rose 157.87 percent compared to last year to $107,855.
  • Electric storage batteries fell 50 percent compared to last year to $53,523.
  • Navigational equipment fell 76.1 percent compared to last year to $47,730.
  • Medical equipment for physicals fell 82.77 percent compared to last year to $40,200.
  • Electric sound or visual signaling equipment totaled $23,155. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.

On the import side:

  • Rum, gin, vodka, other liquors rose 14.44 percent compared to last year to $3.23 million.
  • Cermets, including waste and scrap totaled $14,025. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Leather shoes rose 73.05 percent compared to last year to $4,790.
  • Electric motors, generators, not sets totaled $3,820. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Miscellaneous electrical machinery totaled $2,799. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

Last year Owensboro, Ky.-Evansville, Ind. posted total trade with the world of $30.43 million. The Port’s deficit was $25.38 million . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, The Netherlands, Iceland, Germany and Norway. Exports totaled $2.52 million and imports came to $27.91 million.