Owensboro, Ky.-Evansville, Ind.

Owensboro, Ky.-Evansville, Ind.’s trade totaled $5 million for the month of July, $48.49 million through July of 2020, and $48.42 million for all of 2019, 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
1China$23.85 M
2Taiwan$10.31 M
3Mexico$7.48 M
4Canada$2.2 M
5Cambodia$1.99 M
6Vietnam$1.57 M
7United Kingdom$720,152
8Australia$164,502
9India$72,248
10United Arab Emirates$54,503

Overall Rank

Owensboro, Ky.-Evansville, Ind.’s trade increases 201.79 percent through July

Owensboro, Ky.-Evansville, Ind.’s trade with the world rose 201.79 percent, from $16.07 million to $48.49 million through the first seven 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 $2.08 trillion, with exports at $799.82 billion and imports at $1.28 trillion. The nation’s total trade decreased 13.79 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports fell 16.38 percent and imports fell 12.08 percent.

Owensboro, Ky.-Evansville, Ind. ranked No. 224 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through July of 2020. During the same period of 2019 it ranked No. 263. It finished No. 251 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; Chicago O’Hare International Airport; John F. Kennedy International Airport; Port Laredo and Port of Newark.

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

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 China rose 2889.27 percent to $20.48 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 2889.27 percent to $20.48 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 Taiwan rose 3200989 percent to $9.6 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 3200989 percent to $9.6 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 Mexico fell 17.38 percent to $7.14 million.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 17.1 percent to $7.14 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Canada fell 46.98 percent to $2.09 million.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 44.85 percent to $2.09 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 Cambodia totaled $1.63 million.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $1.63 million.

Owensboro, Ky.-Evansville, Ind.’s top five trading partners through July accounted for 94.15 percent of its trade with the world.

Owensboro, Ky.-Evansville, Ind. had trade surpluses with 10 countries and deficits with 12 through July. That compares with 11 surpluses and 12 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through July of this year were with United Kingdom, $589,334; Australia, $161,547; and India, $67,846. The top three deficits through July of this year were with China, $20.48 million; Taiwan, $9.6 million; and Mexico, $7.14 million.

Through July its top exports were Medical equipment for physicals; Navigational equipment; Thermionic, Cold Cathode or Photocathode Tube 8540; Electric storage batteries; and Electric sound or visual signaling equipment, in that order. Those accounted for 97.23 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Bicycles, etc.; Motorcycles, mopeds, other cycles with motors; Rum, gin, vodka, other liquors; Bicycle parts; and Toys, children’s bicycles, games, accounting for 99.3 percent of all inbound shipments.

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

  • Medical equipment for physicals fell 17.21 percent compared to last year to $459,226.
  • Navigational equipment rose 57.18 percent compared to last year to $363,508.
  • Thermionic, Cold Cathode or Photocathode Tube 8540 fell 69.47 percent compared to last year to $97,775.
  • Electric storage batteries fell 73.25 percent compared to last year to $70,047.
  • Electric sound or visual signaling equipment fell 89.13 percent compared to last year to $18,273.

On the import side:

  • Bicycles, etc. totaled $27.4 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Motorcycles, mopeds, other cycles with motors totaled $9.68 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Rum, gin, vodka, other liquors fell 22.27 percent compared to last year to $9.6 million.
  • Bicycle parts totaled $245,279. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Toys, children’s bicycles, games totaled $200,199. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

Last year Owensboro, Ky.-Evansville, Ind. posted total trade with the world of $48.42 million. The Port’s deficit was $38.62 million. Exports totaled $4.9 million and imports came to $43.52 million.