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Port of Astoria, Ore.

Port of Astoria, Ore.’s trade totaled $576,214 for the month of August, $5.68 million through August of 2019, and $34.14 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
1China$4.34 M
2Canada$841,882
3Japan$261,936
4Hong Kong$90,222
5Vietnam$72,041
6Italy$40,822
7Germany$26,333
8United Kingdom$5,213

Overall Rank

Port of Astoria, Ore.’s trade decreases 78.23 percent through August

Port of Astoria, Ore.’s trade with the world fell 78.23 percent, from $26.1 million to $5.68 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 Astoria, Ore. ranked No. 309 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 Astoria, Ore.’s top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Hong Kong and No. 5 Vietnam. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by China, Japan, Canada, Malaysia and Vietnam, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 China fell 82.96 percent to $4.34 million.
    Exports fell 84 percent to $4.02 million. Imports fell 15.71 percent to $328,500.
  • Trade with No. 2 Canada rose 640.88 percent to $841,882.
    Exports rose 26423 percent to $750,344. Imports fell 17.39 percent to $91,538.
  • Trade with No. 3 Japan rose 32.41 percent to $261,936.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 32.41 percent to $261,936.
  • Trade with No. 4 Hong Kong totaled $90,222.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $90,222.
  • Trade with No. 5 Vietnam fell 2.8 percent to $72,041.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 2.8 percent to $72,041.

Port of Astoria, Ore.’s top five trading partners through August accounted for 98.73 percent of its trade with the world.

Port of Astoria, Ore. had trade surpluses with two countries and deficits with six through August. That compares with three surpluses and nine deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through August of this year were with China, $3.69 million; Canada, $658,806; and Bermuda, $0. The top three deficits through August of this year were with Japan, $261,936; Hong Kong, $90,222; and Vietnam, $72,041.

Through August its top exports were Wood in the rough, stripped or not of sapwood, etc; Cell phones, related equipment; Insulated wire, cable; Medical technology; and Electrical supplies, apparatus, less than 1000V, in that order. Those accounted for 99.2 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Machinery, parts for semiconductor manufacturing; Frozen fish; Hand-Operated Spanners & Wrenches Etc, B Met 8204; Furniture, parts; and Misc. plastic articles, accounting for 53.77 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 83.98 percent compared to last year to $4.02 million.
  • Cell phones, related equipment totaled $403,189. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Insulated wire, cable totaled $179,626. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Medical technology totaled $76,392. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Electrical supplies, apparatus, less than 1000V totaled $52,931. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.

On the import side:

  • Machinery, parts for semiconductor manufacturing rose 18.28 percent compared to last year to $229,169.
  • Frozen fish fell 17.39 percent compared to last year to $91,538.
  • Hand-Operated Spanners & Wrenches Etc, B Met 8204 totaled $61,948. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Furniture, parts rose 11.7 percent compared to last year to $60,116.
  • Misc. plastic articles totaled $50,120. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

Last year Port of Astoria, Ore. posted total trade with the world of $34.14 million. The Port’s surplus was $31.41 million. At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were China, Japan, New Zealand, Canada and Malaysia. Exports totaled $32.77 million and imports came to $1.36 million.