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Port of Alpena, Mich.

Port of Alpena, Mich.’s trade totaled $668,277 for the month of August, $3.43 million through August of 2019, and $11.02 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
1Canada$3.43 M

Overall Rank

Port of Alpena, Mich.’s trade decreases 53.25 percent through August

Port of Alpena, Mich.’s trade with the world fell 53.25 percent, from $7.34 million to $3.43 million through the first eight 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 $2.77 trillion, with exports at $1.1 trillion and imports at $1.67 trillion. The nation’s total trade decreased 0.32 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports fell 0.71 percent and imports fell 0.07 percent.

Port of Alpena, Mich. ranked No. 325 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through August 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; Chicago O’Hare International Airport; Port of Newark and John F. Kennedy International Airport.

Through August Port of Alpena, Mich.’s top trade partners only trade partners were No. 1 Canada and No. 2 China. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners only spots were held by Canada and China, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Canada fell 53.04 percent to $3.43 million.
    Exports fell 51.24 percent to $3.43 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 2 China fell 100 percent to $0.
    There were no exports. There were no imports.

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

Port of Alpena, Mich. had trade surpluses with one countries and deficits with zero through August. That compares with one surpluses and one deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top two surpluses through August of this year were with Canada, $3.43 million; China, $0; and . The top two deficits through August of this year were with China $0; Canada $3.43 million; and .

Through August its top exports were Portland, aluminous and slag cement; Pebbles, gravel; Catalytic converters, air filters, oil filers, etc.; Lime, lime for cement; and Machine tools for drilling, boring, milling, in that order. Those accounted for 100 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Portland, aluminous and slag cement; Pebbles, gravel; Catalytic converters, air filters, oil filers, etc.; Lime, lime for cement; and Machine tools for drilling, boring, milling, accounting for 0 percent of all inbound shipments.

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

  • Portland, aluminous and slag cement fell 50.62 percent compared to last year to $3.16 million.
  • Pebbles, gravel fell 34.78 percent compared to last year to $244,306.
  • Catalytic converters, air filters, oil filers, etc. totaled $23,881. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Lime, lime for cement fell 100 percent compared to last year to $0.
  • Machine tools for drilling, boring, milling totaled $0. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.

On the import side:

  • Portland, aluminous and slag cement 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.
  • Catalytic converters, air filters, oil filers, etc. totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Lime, lime for cement totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Machine tools for drilling, boring, milling 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 $11.02 million. The Port’s surplus was $10.41 million. At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners only partners were Canada and China. Exports totaled $10.71 million and imports came to $302,900.