|1||Civilian aircraft, parts||$14.95 B|
|2||Miscellaneous machines, parts||$174.27 M|
|3||Radioactive chemical elements and isotopes||$84.78 M|
|4||Parts for heavy machinery||$14.72 M|
|5||Containers for transportation||$8.66 M|
|6||Commercial vehicles||$7.47 M|
|7||Wood in the rough, stripped or not of sapwood, etc||$4.94 M|
|8||Plywood, veneered and laminated wood||$3.33 M|
|10||Flour, meal of oil seed, olea fruit||$1.1 M|
|1||Defense-related aircraft, parts||$1.38 B|
|2||Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites||$306.22 M|
|3||Non-electric industrial, lab furnaces, ovens, part||$19.51 M|
|4||Radioactive chemical elements and isotopes||$7.32 M|
|5||Portland, aluminous and slag cement||$6.08 M|
|6||Containers for transportation||$3.37 M|
|7||Prefabricated buildings||$3.24 M|
|8||Motor vehicle engines||$2.27 M|
|9||Value added to a returned import||$2.07 M|
|10||Seamless iron tubes and pipes||$1.87 M|
Port of Everett, Wash.’s trade decreases 12.16 percent through October
Port of Everett, Wash.’s trade with the world fell 12.16 percent, from $19.35 billion to $17 billion 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 Everett, Wash. ranked No. 45 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. 39. It finished No. 38 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 Everett, Wash.’s top trade parters were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 United Kingdom, No. 3 China, No. 4 Qatar and No. 5 South Korea . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by United Arab Emirates, Japan, China, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait, respectively.
Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:
- Trade with No. 1 Japan fell 13.88 percent to $2.23 billion.
Exports fell 8.93 percent to $878.44 million. Imports fell 16.81 percent to $1.36 billion.
- Trade with No. 2 United Kingdom rose 644.03 percent to $2.18 billion.
Exports rose 644.6 percent to $2.18 billion. Imports rose 29.03 percent to $345,896.
- Trade with No. 3 China fell 2.94 percent to $1.65 billion.
Exports fell 2.44 percent to $1.63 billion. Imports fell 36.34 percent to $15.99 million.
- Trade with No. 4 Qatar rose 103.74 percent to $1.47 billion.
Exports rose 103.74 percent to $1.47 billion. There were no imports.
- Trade with No. 5 South Korea rose 35.57 percent to $1.18 billion.
Exports rose 35.72 percent to $1.17 billion. Imports rose 19.58 percent to $9.59 million.
Port of Everett, Wash.’s top five trading partners through October accounted for 51.29 percent of its trade with the world.
Port of Everett, Wash. had trade surpluses with 46 countries and deficits with four through October. That compares with 47 surpluses and nine deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through October of this year were with United Kingdom, $2.18 billion; China, $1.62 billion; and Qatar, $1.47 billion. The top three deficits through October of this year were with Japan, $476.96 million; Germany, $159.56 million; and Thailand, $19.51 million.
Through October it’s top exports were Civilian aircraft, parts; Miscellaneous machines, parts; Radioactive chemical elements and isotopes; Parts for heavy machinery; and Containers for transportation, in that order. Those accounted for 99.85 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Defense-related aircraft, parts; Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites; Non-electric industrial, lab furnaces, ovens, parts; Radioactive chemical elements and isotopes; and Portland, aluminous and slag cement, accounting for 98.8 percent of all inbound shipments.
Looking more closely at Port of Everett, Wash.’s exports:
- Civilian aircraft, parts fell 13.22 percent compared to last year to $14.95 billion.
- Miscellaneous machines, parts fell 9.89 percent compared to last year to $174.27 million.
- Radioactive chemical elements and isotopes rose 789.17 percent compared to last year to $84.78 million.
- Parts for heavy machinery fell 18.99 percent compared to last year to $14.72 million.
- Containers for transportation rose 85.81 percent compared to last year to $8.66 million.
On the import side:
- Defense-related aircraft, parts fell 13.33 percent compared to last year to $1.38 billion.
- Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites rose 156.95 percent compared to last year to $306.22 million.
- Non-electric industrial, lab furnaces, ovens, parts totaled $19.51 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
- Radioactive chemical elements and isotopes rose 22282 percent compared to last year to $7.32 million.
- Portland, aluminous and slag cement rose 172.25 percent compared to last year to $6.08 million.
Last year Port of Everett, Wash. posted total trade with the world of $29.39 billion. The Port’s surplus was $25.32 billion . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, Germany, Iceland, Norway and The Netherlands. Exports totaled $27.36 billion and imports came to $2.03 billion.