Port of Alpena, Mich.

Port of Alpena, Mich.’s trade totaled $901,210 for the month of May, $3.02 million through May of 2020, and $5.83 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
1Canada$3.02 M
2Malaysia$7,680

Overall Rank

Port of Alpena, Mich.’s trade increases 49.73 percent through May

Port of Alpena, Mich.’s trade with the world rose 49.73 percent, from $2.02 million to $3.02 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 of Alpena, Mich. ranked No. 323 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 of Alpena, Mich.’s top trade partners only trade partners were No. 1 Canada and No. 2 Malaysia. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners only spots were held by Canada and Malaysia, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Canada rose 49.35 percent to $3.02 million.
    Exports totaled $1.6 million. Imports fell 30.03 percent to $1.41 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 Malaysia totaled $7,680.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $7,680.

Port of Alpena, Mich.’s top five trading partners through May accounted for 100 percent of its trade with the world.

Port of Alpena, Mich. had trade surpluses with one countries and deficits with one through May. That compares with zero surpluses and one deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top two surpluses through May of this year were with Canada, $189,899; Malaysia, $7,680; and . The top two deficits through May of this year were with Malaysia $7,680; Canada $189,899; and .

Through May its top exports were Portland, aluminous and slag cement; Civilian aircraft, parts; Various forms of salt; Miscellaneous machine parts; and Pebbles, gravel, in that order. Those accounted for 100 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Various forms of salt; Miscellaneous machine parts; Portland, aluminous and slag cement; Civilian aircraft, parts; and Pebbles, gravel, accounting for 100 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Port of Alpena, Mich.’s exports:

  • Portland, aluminous and slag cement fell 18.17 percent compared to last year to $1.58 million.
  • Civilian aircraft, parts totaled $21,356. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Various forms of salt totaled $0. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Miscellaneous machine parts totaled $0. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Pebbles, gravel fell 100 percent compared to last year to $0.

On the import side:

  • Various forms of salt totaled $1.41 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Miscellaneous machine parts totaled $7,680. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Portland, aluminous and slag cement 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.
  • Pebbles, gravel totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

Last year Port of Alpena, Mich. posted total trade with the world of $5.83 million. The Port’s surplus was $5.83 million. Exports totaled $5.83 million and imports came to $0.