Port of Anacortes, Wash.

Port of Anacortes, Wash.’s trade totaled $228.5 million for the month of April, $954.89 million through April of 2020, and $3.44 billion 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$805.5 M
2Mexico$52.24 M
3Singapore$39.75 M
4Panama$18.71 M
5Peru$17.94 M
6Russia$10.21 M
7Malta$7.13 M
8India$2.62 M
9Brazil$396,204
10Italy$377,500

Overall Rank

Port of Anacortes, Wash.’s trade decreases 19.43 percent through April

Port of Anacortes, Wash.’s trade with the world fell 19.43 percent, from $1.19 billion to $954.89 million through the first four 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 $1.23 trillion, with exports at $491.46 billion and imports at $733.63 billion. The nation’s total trade decreased 9.31 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports fell 9.55 percent and imports fell 9.15 percent.

Port of Anacortes, Wash. ranked No. 109 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through April 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 April Port of Anacortes, Wash.’s top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Singapore, No. 4 Panama and No. 5 Peru. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Canada, Mexico, Japan, Peru and Saudi Arabia, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Canada fell 11.03 percent to $805.5 million.
    Exports fell 90.69 percent to $74.01 million. Imports rose 561.42 percent to $731.5 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 Mexico fell 58.56 percent to $52.24 million.
    Exports totaled $52.24 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 3 Singapore totaled $39.75 million.
    Exports totaled $39.68 million. Imports totaled $69,477.
  • Trade with No. 4 Panama totaled $18.71 million.
    Exports totaled $18.71 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 5 Peru fell 27.93 percent to $17.94 million.
    Exports totaled $17.94 million. There were no imports.

Port of Anacortes, Wash.’s top five trading partners through April accounted for 97.83 percent of its trade with the world.

Port of Anacortes, Wash. had trade surpluses with eight countries and deficits with three through April. That compares with five surpluses and nine deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through April of this year were with Mexico, $52.24 million; Singapore, $39.61 million; and Panama, $18.71 million. The top three deficits through April of this year were with Canada, $657.49 million; Russia, $10.21 million; and Italy, $377,500.

Through April its top exports were Gasoline, other fuels; Oil; Petroleum products; Sulfur, not sublimed; and Motorboats and yachts, in that order. Those accounted for 99.83 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Oil; Gasoline, other fuels; Motorboats and yachts; Value added to a returned import; and Wood in the rough, stripped or not of sapwood, etc, accounting for 100 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Port of Anacortes, Wash.’s exports:

  • Gasoline, other fuels fell 29.1 percent compared to last year to $202.01 million.
  • Oil totaled $7.13 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Petroleum products fell 66.38 percent compared to last year to $2.62 million.
  • Sulfur, not sublimed fell 85.64 percent compared to last year to $396,204.
  • Motorboats and yachts fell 79.53 percent compared to last year to $225,004.

On the import side:

  • Oil fell 13.02 percent compared to last year to $726.56 million.
  • Gasoline, other fuels fell 71.83 percent compared to last year to $12.4 million.
  • Motorboats and yachts rose 102.93 percent compared to last year to $1.99 million.
  • Value added to a returned import fell 22.16 percent compared to last year to $653,000.
  • Wood in the rough, stripped or not of sapwood, etc fell 62.8 percent compared to last year to $552,519.

Last year Port of Anacortes, Wash. posted total trade with the world of $3.44 billion. The Port’s deficit was $1.74 billion. Exports totaled $850.66 million and imports came to $2.59 billion.