|1||Gasoline, other fuels||$1.3 B|
|2||Insecticides, fungicides||$315.86 M|
|3||Harvesting machinery for poultry||$151.04 M|
|4||Self-propelled heavy construction machinery||$140.02 M|
|5||Motor vehicle parts||$128.03 M|
|7||Parts for heavy machinery||$104.72 M|
|8||Misc. mineral or chemical fertilizers||$102.37 M|
|10||Passenger vehicles||$85.21 M|
|1||Medicines in individual dosages||$930.2 M|
|3||Rapeseed, colza or mustard oil||$364.94 M|
|4||Returned exports, without change||$340.5 M|
|5||Potassic fertilizers||$314.89 M|
|6||Motor vehicles for transporting more than 10 peopl||$180.66 M|
|7||Electrical energy||$143.92 M|
|8||Returned exports, with change||$122.63 M|
|9||Potatoes, prepared, frozen||$114.39 M|
|10||Harvesting machinery for poultry||$104.06 M|
Pembina Border Crossing, N.D.’s trade decreases 5.99 percent through June
Pembina Border Crossing, N.D.’s trade with the world fell 5.99 percent, from $12.96 billion to $12.19 billion through the first six 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 $1.77 trillion, with exports at $687.16 billion and imports at $1.08 trillion. The nation’s total trade decreased 14.28 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports fell 16.57 percent and imports fell 12.75 percent.
Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. ranked No. 39 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through June 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 June Pembina Border Crossing, N.D.’s top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 China, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Germany. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Canada, China, Mexico, Germany and United Kingdom, respectively.
Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:
- Trade with No. 1 Canada fell 6.06 percent to $12 billion.
Exports fell 3.65 percent to $6.37 billion. Imports fell 8.64 percent to $5.63 billion.
- Trade with No. 2 China rose 6.04 percent to $51.18 million.
Exports totaled $193,267. Imports rose 5.64 percent to $50.98 million.
- Trade with No. 3 Mexico fell 17.38 percent to $22.39 million.
There were no exports. Imports fell 17.38 percent to $22.39 million.
- Trade with No. 4 Japan rose 32.21 percent to $20.05 million.
Exports fell 42.53 percent to $476,570. Imports rose 36.54 percent to $19.57 million.
- Trade with No. 5 Germany fell 9.33 percent to $17.71 million.
Exports totaled $6,226. Imports fell 9.36 percent to $17.7 million.
Pembina Border Crossing, N.D.’s top five trading partners through June accounted for 99.39 percent of its trade with the world.
Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. had trade surpluses with 13 countries and deficits with 82 through June. That compares with three surpluses and 90 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through June of this year were with Canada, $733.39 million; United Kingdom, $7.71 million; and Russia, $410,297. The top three deficits through June of this year were with China, $50.79 million; Mexico, $22.39 million; and Japan, $19.1 million.
Through June its top exports were Gasoline, other fuels; Insecticides, fungicides; Harvesting machinery for poultry; Self-propelled heavy construction machinery; and Motor vehicle parts, in that order. Those accounted for 31.86 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Medicines in individual dosages; Oil; Rapeseed, colza or mustard oil; Returned exports, without change; and Potassic fertilizers, accounting for 42.84 percent of all inbound shipments.
Looking more closely at Pembina Border Crossing, N.D.’s exports:
- Gasoline, other fuels rose 370.86 percent compared to last year to $1.3 billion.
- Insecticides, fungicides rose 8.35 percent compared to last year to $315.86 million.
- Harvesting machinery for poultry fell 33.87 percent compared to last year to $151.04 million.
- Self-propelled heavy construction machinery fell 50.14 percent compared to last year to $140.02 million.
- Motor vehicle parts fell 17.15 percent compared to last year to $128.03 million.
On the import side:
- Medicines in individual dosages rose 15.83 percent compared to last year to $930.2 million.
- Oil fell 31.64 percent compared to last year to $535.63 million.
- Rapeseed, colza or mustard oil rose 4.64 percent compared to last year to $364.94 million.
- Returned exports, without change fell 9.3 percent compared to last year to $340.5 million.
- Potassic fertilizers rose 2.95 percent compared to last year to $314.89 million.
Last year Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. posted total trade with the world of $25.77 billion. The Port’s deficit was $218.98 million. Exports totaled $12.77 billion and imports came to $12.99 billion.