|1||Civilian aircraft, parts||$2.2 B|
|2||Miscellaneous machines, parts||$35.09 M|
|3||Containers for transportation||$2.57 M|
|6||Fuel wood in logs, chips||$2,739|
|7||Portland, aluminous and slag cement||$0|
|8||Rum, gin, vodka, other liquors||$0|
|9||Electric motors, generators, not sets||$0|
|10||Hardware for fixtures||$0|
|1||Defense-related aircraft, parts||$299.26 M|
|2||Motorboats and yachts||$8.54 M|
|3||Pumps for dispensing liquids||$4.22 M|
|4||Misc. iron or steel structures and parts||$2.52 M|
|5||Portland, aluminous and slag cement||$556,706|
|6||Value added to a returned import||$411,784|
|7||Radioactive chemical elements and isotopes||$276,100|
|8||Rum, gin, vodka, other liquors||$144,015|
|9||Containers for transportation||$130,000|
|10||Sands, except metal-bearing||$51,469|
Port of Everett, Wash.’s trade increases 23.33 percent through February
Port of Everett, Wash.’s trade with the world rose 23.33 percent, from $2.08 billion to $2.56 billion 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 Everett, Wash. ranked No. 57 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 Everett, Wash.’s top trade parters were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 Russia . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by India, United Kingdom, Australia, Japan and Israel, respectively.
Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:
- Trade with No. 1 Japan rose 132.32 percent to $653.11 million.
Exports rose 688.28 percent to $358.46 million. Imports rose 25.04 percent to $294.66 million.
- Trade with No. 2 Canada rose 68324 percent to $403.77 million.
Exports rose 68828 percent to $402.87 million. Imports rose 15872 percent to $897,004.
- Trade with No. 3 Germany rose 252783 percent to $308.27 million.
Exports rose 252783 percent to $308.27 million. There were no imports.
- Trade with No. 4 Taiwan rose 3915387 percent to $193.54 million.
Exports rose 3742566 percent to $185 million. Imports totaled $8.54 million.
- Trade with No. 5 Russia rose 46576 percent to $179.2 million.
Exports rose 46576 percent to $179.2 million. There were no imports.
Port of Everett, Wash.’s top five trading partners through February accounted for 67.9 percent of its trade with the world.
Port of Everett, Wash. had trade surpluses with 20 countries and deficits with four through February. That compares with 22 surpluses and four deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through February of this year were with Canada, $401.97 million; Germany, $308.27 million; and Russia, $179.2 million. The top three deficits through February of this year were with China, $9.38 million; South Korea, $2.54 million; and France, $42,773.
Through February it’s top exports were Civilian aircraft, parts; Miscellaneous machines, parts; Containers for transportation; Computers; and Chemical compounds, in that order. Those accounted for 100 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Defense-related aircraft, parts; Motorboats and yachts; Pumps for dispensing liquids; Misc. iron or steel structures and parts; and Portland, aluminous and slag cement, accounting for 99.66 percent of all inbound shipments.
Looking more closely at Port of Everett, Wash.’s exports:
- Civilian aircraft, parts rose 24.11 percent compared to last year to $2.2 billion.
- Miscellaneous machines, parts fell 19.29 percent compared to last year to $35.09 million.
- Containers for transportation rose 30.26 percent compared to last year to $2.57 million.
- Computers rose 61.65 percent compared to last year to $545,604.
- Chemical compounds totaled $33,858. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
On the import side:
- Defense-related aircraft, parts rose 25.53 percent compared to last year to $299.26 million.
- Motorboats and yachts totaled $8.54 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
- Pumps for dispensing liquids totaled $4.22 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
- Misc. iron or steel structures and parts totaled $2.52 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
- Portland, aluminous and slag cement totaled $556,706. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
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, The Netherlands, Iceland, Germany and Norway. Exports totaled $27.36 billion and imports came to $2.03 billion.