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Port of Belfast, Maine

Port of Belfast, Maine’s trade totaled $894,861 for the month of February, $2.7 million through February of 2019, and $8.26 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
1Brazil$1.81 M
2Chile$879,532
3Ireland$15,329

Overall Rank

Port of Belfast, Maine’s trade decreases 39.72 percent through February

Port of Belfast, Maine’s trade with the world fell 39.72 percent, from $4.48 million to $2.7 million through the first two 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 $650.55 billion, with exports at $260.05 billion and imports at $390.5 billion. The nation’s total trade increased 1.11 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports rose 2.61 percent and imports rose 0.14 percent.

Port of Belfast, Maine ranked No. 268 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through February 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; Port of Newark; John F. Kennedy International Airport and Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

Through February Port of Belfast, Maine’s top trade parters were No. 1 Brazil, No. 2 Chile, No. 3 Ireland, No. 4 Venezuela and No. 5 Canada . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Venezuela, Canada, Brazil, Chile and Ireland, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

    Port of Belfast, Maine’s top five trading partners through February accounted for 100 percent of its trade with the world.

    Port of Belfast, Maine had trade surpluses with zero countries and deficits with three through February. That compares with one surpluses and one deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through February of this year were with Venezuela, $0; Canada, $0; and Ireland, $15,329. The top three deficits through February of this year were with Brazil, $1.81 million; Chile, $879,532; and Ireland, $15,329.

    Through February it’s top exports were Ash&Slag Nesoi, Inc Seaweed Ash; Ash Fm Muncp 2621; Various forms of salt; Radiators, Air Heaters Etc, Nonel & Pt, Ir & 7322; Compressors and pumps; and Petroleum products, in that order. Those accounted for 0 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Ash&Slag Nesoi, Inc Seaweed Ash; Ash Fm Muncp 2621; Various forms of salt; Radiators, Air Heaters Etc, Nonel & Pt, Ir & 7322; Compressors and pumps; and Petroleum products, accounting for 100 percent of all inbound shipments.

    Looking more closely at Port of Belfast, Maine’s exports:

    • Ash&Slag Nesoi, Inc Seaweed Ash; Ash Fm Muncp 2621 totaled $0. 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.
    • Radiators, Air Heaters Etc, Nonel & Pt, Ir & 7322 totaled $0. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
    • Compressors and pumps fell 100 percent compared to last year to $0.
    • Petroleum products totaled $0. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.

    On the import side:

    • Ash&Slag Nesoi, Inc Seaweed Ash; Ash Fm Muncp 2621 totaled $1.81 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
    • Various forms of salt totaled $879,532. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
    • Radiators, Air Heaters Etc, Nonel & Pt, Ir & 7322 totaled $15,329. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
    • Compressors and pumps totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
    • Petroleum products fell 100 percent compared to last year to $0.

    Last year Port of Belfast, Maine posted total trade with the world of $0. The Port’s deficit was $0 . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, The Netherlands, Iceland, Germany and Norway. Exports totaled $0 and imports came to $0.