|1||Passenger vehicles||$121.47 M|
|2||Commercial vehicles||$46.34 M|
|3||Potatoes, prepared, frozen||$12.8 M|
|4||Misc. knitted or crocheted fabrics||$8.97 M|
|5||Harvesting machinery for poultry||$8 M|
|6||Poultry incubators, equipment||$7.57 M|
|7||Fresh apples, pears||$6.48 M|
|8||Electric generating sets, rotary converters||$5.1 M|
|9||Oranges, grapefruit, other citrus||$4.92 M|
|10||Bombs, grenades, cartridges, parts||$4.34 M|
|1||Passenger vehicles||$2.74 B|
|2||Bananas and plantains, fresh or dried||$132.86 M|
|3||Commercial vehicles||$94.72 M|
|4||Avocados, dates, figs, pineapples, etc.||$60.26 M|
|5||Self-propelled heavy construction machinery||$59.66 M|
|7||Ship's derricks, cranes, mobile lifting frames||$37.67 M|
|8||Misc. machinery for moving, grading||$37.44 M|
|9||Power supplies, transformers||$37.08 M|
|10||Melons and papayas||$27 M|
Port Hueneme, Calif.’s trade decreases 29.75 percent through June
Port Hueneme, Calif.’s trade with the world fell 29.75 percent, from $5.33 billion to $3.74 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.
Port Hueneme, Calif. ranked No. 69 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 Port Hueneme, Calif.’s top trade partners were No. 1 South Korea, No. 2 United Kingdom, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Mexico. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by South Korea, Germany, United Kingdom, Japan and Mexico, respectively.
Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:
- Trade with No. 1 South Korea fell 21.82 percent to $1.14 billion.
Exports fell 45.06 percent to $150.53 million. Imports fell 16.42 percent to $985.63 million.
- Trade with No. 2 United Kingdom fell 35.6 percent to $582.86 million.
There were no exports. Imports fell 35.6 percent to $582.86 million.
- Trade with No. 3 Germany fell 49.61 percent to $498.61 million.
There were no exports. Imports fell 49.61 percent to $498.61 million.
- Trade with No. 4 Japan fell 35.57 percent to $427.19 million.
Exports fell 79.63 percent to $36.95 million. Imports fell 18.98 percent to $390.24 million.
- Trade with No. 5 Mexico rose 13.78 percent to $298.74 million.
Exports totaled $929,663. Imports rose 13.43 percent to $297.81 million.
Port Hueneme, Calif.’s top five trading partners through June accounted for 78.6 percent of its trade with the world.
Port Hueneme, Calif. had trade surpluses with 18 countries and deficits with 37 through June. That compares with 26 surpluses and 32 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through June of this year were with El Salvador, $8.61 million; Taiwan, $4.33 million; and Kuwait, $1.22 million. The top three deficits through June of this year were with South Korea, $835.1 million; United Kingdom, $582.86 million; and Germany, $498.61 million.
Through June its top exports were Passenger vehicles; Commercial vehicles; Potatoes, prepared, frozen; Misc. knitted or crocheted fabrics; and Harvesting machinery for poultry, in that order. Those accounted for 75.82 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Passenger vehicles; Bananas and plantains, fresh or dried; Commercial vehicles; Avocados, dates, figs, pineapples, etc.; and Self-propelled heavy construction machinery, accounting for 88.67 percent of all inbound shipments.
Looking more closely at Port Hueneme, Calif.’s exports:
- Passenger vehicles fell 61.26 percent compared to last year to $121.47 million.
- Commercial vehicles rose 2441.18 percent compared to last year to $46.34 million.
- Potatoes, prepared, frozen rose 21.53 percent compared to last year to $12.8 million.
- Misc. knitted or crocheted fabrics rose 80.37 percent compared to last year to $8.97 million.
- Harvesting machinery for poultry rose 56.21 percent compared to last year to $8 million.
On the import side:
- Passenger vehicles fell 32.47 percent compared to last year to $2.74 billion.
- Bananas and plantains, fresh or dried rose 5.17 percent compared to last year to $132.86 million.
- Commercial vehicles fell 35.19 percent compared to last year to $94.72 million.
- Avocados, dates, figs, pineapples, etc. fell 10.49 percent compared to last year to $60.26 million.
- Self-propelled heavy construction machinery fell 2.14 percent compared to last year to $59.66 million.
Last year Port Hueneme, Calif. posted total trade with the world of $10.85 billion. The Port’s deficit was $8.42 billion. Exports totaled $1.22 billion and imports came to $9.64 billion.