Port of Alexandria, Va.

Port of Alexandria, Va.’s trade totaled $23,660 for the month of June, $165,944 through June of 2020, and $656,619 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
1Germany$73,163
2Vietnam$54,470
3Canada$20,190
4Ecuador$10,000
5Myanmar (Burma)$4,440
6Switzerland$3,681

Overall Rank

Port of Alexandria, Va.’s trade decreases 60.35 percent through June

Port of Alexandria, Va.’s trade with the world fell 60.35 percent, from $418,509 to $165,944 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 of Alexandria, Va. ranked No. 372 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 of Alexandria, Va.’s top trade partners were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Vietnam, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Ecuador and No. 5 Myanmar (Burma). Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Egypt, Canada, El Salvador, Costa Rica and Germany, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Germany totaled $73,163.
    Exports totaled $39,518. Imports totaled $33,645.
  • Trade with No. 2 Vietnam totaled $54,470.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $54,470.
  • Trade with No. 3 Canada fell 84.6 percent to $20,190.
    Exports fell 84.6 percent to $20,190. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 4 Ecuador totaled $10,000.
    Exports totaled $10,000. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 5 Myanmar (Burma) totaled $4,440.
    Exports totaled $4,440. There were no imports.

Port of Alexandria, Va.’s top five trading partners through June accounted for 97.78 percent of its trade with the world.

Port of Alexandria, Va. had trade surpluses with four countries and deficits with two through June. That compares with three surpluses and one deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through June of this year were with Canada, $20,190; Ecuador, $10,000; and Germany, $5,873. The top three deficits through June of this year were with Vietnam, $54,470; Switzerland, $3,681; and El Salvador, $0.

Through June its top exports were Power supplies, transformers; Civilian aircraft, parts; Medical equipment for physicals; Computers; and Plastic shoes, in that order. Those accounted for 100 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Plastic shoes; Medical equipment for physicals; Power supplies, transformers; Civilian aircraft, parts; and Computers, accounting for 100 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Port of Alexandria, Va.’s exports:

  • Power supplies, transformers totaled $39,518. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Civilian aircraft, parts totaled $20,190. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Medical equipment for physicals fell 88.56 percent compared to last year to $10,000.
  • Computers totaled $4,440. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Plastic shoes totaled $0. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.

On the import side:

  • Plastic shoes totaled $54,470. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Medical equipment for physicals totaled $37,326. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Power supplies, transformers totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Civilian aircraft, parts totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Computers totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

Last year Port of Alexandria, Va. posted total trade with the world of $656,619. The Port’s surplus was $513,073. Exports totaled $584,846 and imports came to $71,773.