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Port of Brunswick, Ga.

Port of Brunswick, Ga.’s trade totaled $1.48 billion for the month of August, $11.86 billion through August of 2019, and $18.33 billion 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
1Germany$3.06 B
2South Korea$2.32 B
3United Kingdom$2.08 B
4Mexico$1.07 B
5China$761.94 M
6Japan$509.44 M
7Sweden$346.94 M
8Belgium$282.06 M
9Finland$229.16 M
10Austria$228.76 M

Overall Rank

Port of Brunswick, Ga.’s trade decreases 2.39 percent through August

Port of Brunswick, Ga.’s trade with the world fell 2.39 percent, from $12.15 billion to $11.86 billion 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 Brunswick, Ga. ranked No. 51 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 Brunswick, Ga.’s top trade partners were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 South Korea, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 China. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Germany, United Kingdom, South Korea, China and Mexico, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Germany fell 3.69 percent to $3.06 billion.
    Exports fell 3.26 percent to $1.19 billion. Imports fell 3.97 percent to $1.88 billion.
  • Trade with No. 2 South Korea rose 29.54 percent to $2.32 billion.
    Exports fell 34.7 percent to $144.05 million. Imports rose 38.54 percent to $2.18 billion.
  • Trade with No. 3 United Kingdom rose 2.84 percent to $2.08 billion.
    Exports fell 38.9 percent to $46.65 million. Imports rose 4.48 percent to $2.03 billion.
  • Trade with No. 4 Mexico rose 53.25 percent to $1.07 billion.
    Exports rose 8.13 percent to $281.4 million. Imports rose 80.07 percent to $788.33 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 China fell 54.71 percent to $761.94 million.
    Exports fell 57.29 percent to $619.6 million. Imports fell 38.55 percent to $142.35 million.

Port of Brunswick, Ga.’s top five trading partners through August accounted for 78.36 percent of its trade with the world.

Port of Brunswick, Ga. had trade surpluses with 67 countries and deficits with 30 through August. That compares with 62 surpluses and 36 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through August of this year were with China, $477.25 million; Russia, $70.84 million; and Belgium, $50.11 million. The top three deficits through August of this year were with South Korea, $2.04 billion; United Kingdom, $1.99 billion; and Germany, $688.48 million.

Through August its top exports were Motor vehicles for transporting people; Fuel wood in logs, chips; Tractors; Civilian aircraft, parts; and Self-propelled heavy construction machinery, in that order. Those accounted for 95.08 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Motor vehicles for transporting people; Commercial vehicles; Motor vehicles for transporting more than 10 peopl; Self-propelled heavy construction machinery; and Miscellaneous machines, parts, accounting for 96.73 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Port of Brunswick, Ga.’s exports:

  • Motor vehicles for transporting people fell 24.48 percent compared to last year to $2.64 billion.
  • Fuel wood in logs, chips rose 27.02 percent compared to last year to $45.33 million.
  • Tractors rose 32.07 percent compared to last year to $44.84 million.
  • Civilian aircraft, parts rose 542.6 percent compared to last year to $43.09 million.
  • Self-propelled heavy construction machinery fell 47.73 percent compared to last year to $31.17 million.

On the import side:

  • Motor vehicles for transporting people rose 8.81 percent compared to last year to $8.13 billion.
  • Commercial vehicles rose 78.93 percent compared to last year to $181.91 million.
  • Motor vehicles for transporting more than 10 peopl fell 18.12 percent compared to last year to $136.85 million.
  • Self-propelled heavy construction machinery rose 38.6 percent compared to last year to $92.46 million.
  • Miscellaneous machines, parts rose 26.96 percent compared to last year to $85.23 million.

Last year Port of Brunswick, Ga. posted total trade with the world of $18.33 billion. The Port’s deficit was $7.93 billion. At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Germany, United Kingdom, South Korea, China and Mexico. Exports totaled $5.2 billion and imports came to $13.13 billion.