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Port of Astoria, Ore.

Port of Astoria, Ore.’s trade totaled $3.8 million for the month of October, $29.92 million through October of 2018, and $49.81 million for all of 2017, 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
1China$29.1 M
2Japan$207,840
3New Zealand$148,434
4Canada$137,347
5Malaysia$115,928
6Vietnam$74,116
7Bermuda$49,905
8Singapore$32,279
9India$17,000
10Taiwan$14,647

Overall Rank

Port of Astoria, Ore.’s trade decreases 25.72 percent through October

Port of Astoria, Ore.’s trade with the world fell 25.72 percent, from $40.28 million to $29.92 million through the first 10 months of 2018 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 $3.51 trillion, with exports at $1.39 trillion and imports at $2.12 trillion. The nation’s total trade increased 9.25 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports rose 8.95 percent and imports rose 9.44 percent.

Port of Astoria, Ore. ranked No. 265 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through October of 2018. During the same period of 2017 it ranked No. 247. It finished No. 247 in the last full year.

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; John F. Kennedy International Airport and Port of Newark.

Through October Port of Astoria, Ore.’s top trade parters were No. 1 China, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 New Zealand, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Malaysia . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by China, Philippines, Canada, Malaysia and France, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 China fell 15.99 percent to $29.1 million.
    Exports fell 17.08 percent to $28.64 million. Imports rose 352.24 percent to $462,755.
  • Trade with No. 2 Japan rose 186.71 percent to $207,840.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 366.72 percent to $207,840.
  • Trade with No. 3 New Zealand totaled $148,434.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $148,434.
  • Trade with No. 4 Canada fell 82.02 percent to $137,347.
    Exports rose 57.84 percent to $21,455. Imports fell 84.56 percent to $115,892.
  • Trade with No. 5 Malaysia fell 82.17 percent to $115,928.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $115,928.

Port of Astoria, Ore.’s top five trading partners through October accounted for 99.28 percent of its trade with the world.

Port of Astoria, Ore. had trade surpluses with three countries and deficits with 10 through October. That compares with four surpluses and seven deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through October of this year were with China, $28.17 million; Bermuda, $49,905; and United Arab Emirates, $14,352. The top three deficits through October of this year were with Japan, $207,840; New Zealand, $148,434; and Malaysia, $115,928.

Through October it’s top exports were Wood in the rough, stripped or not of sapwood, etc; Frozen beef; Computers; Medical equipment for physicals; and Misc. leather products, in that order. Those accounted for 99.99 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Machinery, parts for semiconductor manufacturing; Plywood, veneered and laminated wood; Frozen fish; Synethic, organic coloring matter; and Computers, accounting for 53.24 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Port of Astoria, Ore.’s exports:

  • Wood in the rough, stripped or not of sapwood, etc fell 17.18 percent compared to last year to $28.6 million.
  • Frozen beef totaled $49,905. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Computers fell 0.37 percent compared to last year to $34,126.
  • Medical equipment for physicals totaled $18,626. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Misc. leather products totaled $14,352. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.

On the import side:

  • Machinery, parts for semiconductor manufacturing totaled $193,757. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Plywood, veneered and laminated wood totaled $120,582. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Frozen fish fell 85.24 percent compared to last year to $110,804.
  • Synethic, organic coloring matter totaled $109,800. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Computers totaled $104,498. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

Last year Port of Astoria, Ore. posted total trade with the world of $41.35 million. The Port’s surplus was $34.12 million . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, Germany, Iceland, Norway and The Netherlands. Exports totaled $37.73 million and imports came to $3.61 million.