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Pharr International Bridge in Texas

Pharr International Bridge in Texas’s trade totaled $3.17 billion for the month of August, $24.59 billion through August of 2019, and $35.38 billion 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$23.58 B
2China$578.04 M
3South Korea$117.81 M
4Japan$91.13 M
5Indonesia$45.92 M
6Germany$28.84 M
7Canada$14.67 M
8Israel$14.13 M
9Thailand$14.1 M
10Taiwan$12.99 M

Overall Rank

Pharr International Bridge in Texas’s trade increases 4.42 percent through August

Pharr International Bridge in Texas’s trade with the world rose 4.42 percent, from $23.55 billion to $24.59 billion 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.

Pharr International Bridge in Texas ranked No. 29 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 Pharr International Bridge in Texas’s top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 China, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Indonesia. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Mexico, China, South Korea, Japan and Indonesia, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Mexico rose 4.4 percent to $23.58 billion.
    Exports rose 3.29 percent to $8.57 billion. Imports rose 5.05 percent to $15.01 billion.
  • Trade with No. 2 China fell 5.93 percent to $578.04 million.
    Exports fell 79.16 percent to $410,072. Imports fell 5.69 percent to $577.63 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 South Korea rose 41.39 percent to $117.81 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 41.41 percent to $117.81 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Japan rose 50.72 percent to $91.13 million.
    Exports rose 217.83 percent to $65,721. Imports rose 50.66 percent to $91.06 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 Indonesia fell 4.3 percent to $45.92 million.
    Exports rose 84.69 percent to $80,340. Imports fell 4.38 percent to $45.84 million.

Pharr International Bridge in Texas’s top five trading partners through August accounted for 99.28 percent of its trade with the world.

Pharr International Bridge in Texas had trade surpluses with 12 countries and deficits with 76 through August. That compares with eight surpluses and 72 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through August of this year were with Mayotte, $374,376; Tajikistan, $62,293; and Lithuania, $44,250. The top three deficits through August of this year were with Mexico, $6.43 billion; China, $577.22 million; and South Korea, $117.81 million.

Through August its top exports were Petroleum gases, other gaseous hydrocarbons; Motor vehicle parts; TVs, computer monitors; Computer chips; and Gasoline, other fuels, in that order. Those accounted for 35.87 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were TVs, computer monitors; Avocados, dates, figs, pineapples, etc.; Electrical boards, panels and switches; Motor vehicle parts; and Insulated wire, cable, accounting for 32.3 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Pharr International Bridge in Texas’s exports:

  • Petroleum gases, other gaseous hydrocarbons rose 48.34 percent compared to last year to $1.64 billion.
  • Motor vehicle parts rose 5.57 percent compared to last year to $464.88 million.
  • TVs, computer monitors rose 18.47 percent compared to last year to $408.2 million.
  • Computer chips fell 19.28 percent compared to last year to $293.65 million.
  • Gasoline, other fuels fell 41.3 percent compared to last year to $275.5 million.

On the import side:

  • TVs, computer monitors rose 10.48 percent compared to last year to $1.76 billion.
  • Avocados, dates, figs, pineapples, etc. rose 17.31 percent compared to last year to $1.08 billion.
  • Electrical boards, panels and switches rose 19.18 percent compared to last year to $798.82 million.
  • Motor vehicle parts rose 2.13 percent compared to last year to $784.19 million.
  • Insulated wire, cable rose 11.57 percent compared to last year to $753.74 million.

Last year Pharr International Bridge in Texas posted total trade with the world of $35.38 billion. The Port’s deficit was $10.56 billion. At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Mexico, China, South Korea, Japan and Indonesia. Exports totaled $12.41 billion and imports came to $22.97 billion.