|1||Civilian aircraft, parts||$10.11 B|
|2||Miscellaneous machines, parts||$142.3 M|
|3||Containers for transportation||$7.99 M|
|4||Compressors and pumps||$1.9 M|
|6||Flour, meal of oil seed, olea fruit||$1.12 M|
|7||Self-propelled heavy construction machinery||$359,495|
|8||Insulated wire, cable||$245,232|
|9||Defense-related aircraft, parts||$175,000|
|1||Defense-related aircraft, parts||$1.24 B|
|2||Pumps for dispensing liquids||$11.27 M|
|3||Misc. iron or steel structures and parts||$10.98 M|
|4||Motorboats and yachts||$8.54 M|
|5||Portland, aluminous and slag cement||$6.15 M|
|6||Flat-rolled iron, steel not under 600 mm||$2.43 M|
|7||Containers for transportation||$1.45 M|
|8||Value added to a returned import||$1.29 M|
|9||Rum, gin, vodka, other liquors||$390,223|
|10||Radioactive chemical elements and isotopes||$276,100|
Port of Everett, Wash.’s trade decreases 11.25 percent through August
Port of Everett, Wash.’s trade with the world fell 11.25 percent, from $13.01 billion to $11.55 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 Everett, Wash. ranked No. 53 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 Everett, Wash.’s top trade partners were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 China, No. 3 Turkey, No. 4 Egypt and No. 5 Israel. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Japan, United Kingdom, South Korea, United Arab Emirates and Qatar, respectively.
Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:
- Trade with No. 1 Japan rose 11.31 percent to $2.14 billion.
Exports rose 8.56 percent to $915.71 million. Imports rose 13.46 percent to $1.22 billion.
- Trade with No. 2 China rose 147 percent to $1.13 billion.
Exports rose 146.47 percent to $1.09 billion. Imports rose 165.33 percent to $33.65 million.
- Trade with No. 3 Turkey rose 2105435 percent to $794.88 million.
Exports rose 2105435 percent to $794.88 million. There were no imports.
- Trade with No. 4 Egypt totaled $740.2 million.
Exports totaled $740.2 million. There were no imports.
- Trade with No. 5 Israel fell 8.44 percent to $615.28 million.
Exports fell 8.44 percent to $615.28 million. There were no imports.
Port of Everett, Wash.’s top five trading partners through August accounted for 46.87 percent of its trade with the world.
Port of Everett, Wash. had trade surpluses with 36 countries and deficits with eight through August. That compares with 45 surpluses and four deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through August of this year were with China, $1.06 billion; Turkey, $794.88 million; and Egypt, $740.2 million. The top three deficits through August of this year were with Japan, $305.46 million; Vietnam, $2.43 million; and Sweden, $335,234.
Through August its top exports were Civilian aircraft, parts; Miscellaneous machines, parts; Containers for transportation; Compressors and pumps; and Computers, in that order. Those accounted for 99.98 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Defense-related aircraft, parts; Pumps for dispensing liquids; Misc. iron or steel structures and parts; Motorboats and yachts; and Portland, aluminous and slag cement, accounting for 99.52 percent of all inbound shipments.
Looking more closely at Port of Everett, Wash.’s exports:
- Civilian aircraft, parts fell 11.15 percent compared to last year to $10.11 billion.
- Miscellaneous machines, parts rose 0.44 percent compared to last year to $142.3 million.
- Containers for transportation rose 11.15 percent compared to last year to $7.99 million.
- Compressors and pumps totaled $1.9 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
- Computers rose 22.8 percent compared to last year to $1.69 million.
On the import side:
- Defense-related aircraft, parts rose 13 percent compared to last year to $1.24 billion.
- Pumps for dispensing liquids rose 13087 percent compared to last year to $11.27 million.
- Misc. iron or steel structures and parts totaled $10.98 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
- Motorboats and yachts totaled $8.54 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
- Portland, aluminous and slag cement rose 11.29 percent compared to last year to $6.15 million.
Last year Port of Everett, Wash. posted total trade with the world of $20.78 billion. The Port’s surplus was $16.54 billion. At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Japan, United Kingdom, China, United Arab Emirates and Qatar. Exports totaled $18.66 billion and imports came to $2.12 billion.