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Port of Alexandria, Va.

Port of Alexandria, Va.’s trade totaled $0 for the month of February, $376,151 through February of 2019, and $65.91 million 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
1Egypt$277,934
2Canada$94,420
3Costa Rica$3,797

Overall Rank

Port of Alexandria, Va.’s trade increases 170.59 percent through February

Port of Alexandria, Va.’s trade with the world rose 170.59 percent, from $139,013 to $376,151 through the first two 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 $650.55 billion, with exports at $260.05 billion and imports at $390.5 billion. The nation’s total trade increased 1.11 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports rose 2.61 percent and imports rose 0.14 percent.

Port of Alexandria, Va. ranked No. 312 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through February 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; Port of Newark; John F. Kennedy International Airport and Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

Through February Port of Alexandria, Va.’s top trade parters were No. 1 Egypt, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Costa Rica, No. 4 United Arab Emirates and No. 5 China . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Malaysia, China, United Arab Emirates, Canada and Egypt, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Egypt totaled $277,934.
    Exports totaled $277,934. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 2 Canada rose 3298.85 percent to $94,420.
    Exports rose 3298.85 percent to $94,420. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 3 Costa Rica totaled $3,797.
    Exports totaled $3,797. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 4 United Arab Emirates fell 100 percent to $0.
    There were no exports. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 5 China fell 100 percent to $0.
    There were no exports. There were no imports.

Port of Alexandria, Va.’s top five trading partners through February accounted for 100 percent of its trade with the world.

Port of Alexandria, Va. had trade surpluses with three countries and deficits with zero through February. That compares with three surpluses and one deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through February of this year were with Egypt, $277,934; Canada, $94,420; and Costa Rica, $3,797. The top three deficits through February of this year were with United Arab Emirates, $0; China, $0; and Malaysia, $0.

Through February it’s top exports were Misc. machinery for food and drink, parts; Medical equipment for physicals; Miscellaneous electrical machinery; Poultry incubators, equipment; and Electrical supplies, apparatus, more than 1000V, in that order. Those accounted for 100 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Misc. machinery for food and drink, parts; Machine Tools For Honing or Finishing Metal E 8460; Machine tool parts; Saws, drills and other hand tools; and Machines for soldering, parts, accounting for 0 percent of all inbound shipments.

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

  • Misc. machinery for food and drink, parts totaled $277,934. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Medical equipment for physicals totaled $87,430. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Miscellaneous electrical machinery totaled $6,990. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Poultry incubators, equipment totaled $3,797. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Electrical supplies, apparatus, more than 1000V totaled $0. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.

On the import side:

  • Misc. machinery for food and drink, parts totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Machine Tools For Honing or Finishing Metal E 8460 totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Machine tool parts totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Saws, drills and other hand tools totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Machines for soldering, parts 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 $518,052. The Port’s surplus was $8,750 . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, The Netherlands, Iceland, Germany and Norway. Exports totaled $263,401 and imports came to $254,651.