Port San Luis, Calif.

Port San Luis, Calif.’s trade totaled $338,010 for the month of May, $1.99 million through May of 2020, and $10.15 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$1.09 M
2India$378,743
3Indonesia$123,000
4Taiwan$116,004
5Vietnam$107,280
6Japan$75,197
7Thailand$56,388
8Costa Rica$43,604

Overall Rank

Port San Luis, Calif.’s trade decreases 32.8 percent through May

Port San Luis, Calif.’s trade with the world fell 32.8 percent, from $2.97 million to $1.99 million through the first five 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 $1.48 trillion, with exports at $582.11 billion and imports at $898.44 billion. The nation’s total trade decreased 13.61 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports fell 15.09 percent and imports fell 12.63 percent.

Port San Luis, Calif. ranked No. 306 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through May 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 May Port San Luis, Calif.’s top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 India, No. 3 Indonesia, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 Vietnam. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by China, Cambodia, Singapore, Poland and Taiwan, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 China fell 42.63 percent to $1.09 million.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $1.09 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 India rose 1868.93 percent to $378,743.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $378,743.
  • Trade with No. 3 Indonesia rose 1139.79 percent to $123,000.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $123,000.
  • Trade with No. 4 Taiwan rose 12.95 percent to $116,004.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $116,004.
  • Trade with No. 5 Vietnam rose 62.37 percent to $107,280.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $107,280.

Port San Luis, Calif.’s top five trading partners through May accounted for 91.21 percent of its trade with the world.

Port San Luis, Calif. had trade surpluses with zero countries and deficits with eight through May. That compares with 13 surpluses and zero deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through May of this year were with Poland, $0; South Korea, $0; and Cambodia, $0. The top three deficits through May of this year were with China, $1.09 million; India, $378,743; and Indonesia, $123,000.

Through May its top exports were Men’s or boys’ underwear; Electrical supplies, apparatus, less than 1000V; Wigs, other products, from human hair; Refrigerators, freezers; and Iron or steel nails, tacks, drawing pins, in that order. Those accounted for 0 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Men’s or boys’ underwear; Electrical supplies, apparatus, less than 1000V; Wigs, other products, from human hair; Refrigerators, freezers; and Iron or steel nails, tacks, drawing pins, accounting for 47.26 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Port San Luis, Calif.’s exports:

  • Men’s or boys’ underwear totaled $0. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Electrical supplies, apparatus, less than 1000V totaled $0. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Wigs, other products, from human hair totaled $0. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Refrigerators, freezers totaled $0. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Iron or steel nails, tacks, drawing pins totaled $0. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.

On the import side:

  • Men’s or boys’ underwear totaled $378,743. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Electrical supplies, apparatus, less than 1000V rose 103.2 percent compared to last year to $191,706.
  • Wigs, other products, from human hair totaled $124,645. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Refrigerators, freezers fell 19.27 percent compared to last year to $123,570.
  • Iron or steel nails, tacks, drawing pins totaled $123,000. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

Last year Port San Luis, Calif. posted total trade with the world of $10.15 million. The Port’s deficit was $10.15 million. Exports totaled $0 and imports came to $10.15 million.