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Port of Fernandina Beach, Fla.

Port of Fernandina Beach, Fla.’s trade totaled $16.21 million for the month of February, $38.31 million through February of 2019, and $159.03 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
1Bermuda$13.69 M
2Brazil$12.08 M
3Ecuador$5.27 M
4Dominican Republic$4.7 M
5Germany$1.65 M
6Finland$849,090
7Canada$58,982
8France$15,000

Overall Rank

Port of Fernandina Beach, Fla.’s trade increases 76.34 percent through February

Port of Fernandina Beach, Fla.’s trade with the world rose 76.34 percent, from $21.72 million to $38.31 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 Fernandina Beach, Fla. ranked No. 186 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 Fernandina Beach, Fla.’s top trade parters were No. 1 Bermuda, No. 2 Brazil, No. 3 Ecuador, No. 4 Dominican Republic and No. 5 Germany . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Bermuda, Ecuador, Dominican Republic, Saudi Arabia and Jamaica, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Bermuda rose 17.08 percent to $13.69 million.
    Exports rose 10.82 percent to $12.94 million. Imports rose 4655.87 percent to $750,000.
  • Trade with No. 2 Brazil totaled $12.08 million.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $12.08 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 Ecuador rose 8.95 percent to $5.27 million.
    Exports rose 8.95 percent to $5.27 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 4 Dominican Republic fell 1.93 percent to $4.7 million.
    Exports fell 1.93 percent to $4.7 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 5 Germany totaled $1.65 million.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $1.65 million.

Port of Fernandina Beach, Fla.’s top five trading partners through February accounted for 97.59 percent of its trade with the world.

Port of Fernandina Beach, Fla. had trade surpluses with four countries and deficits with four through February. That compares with six surpluses and zero deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through February of this year were with Bermuda, $12.19 million; Ecuador, $5.27 million; and Dominican Republic, $4.7 million. The top three deficits through February of this year were with Brazil, $12.08 million; Germany, $1.65 million; and Finland, $849,090.

Through February it’s top exports were Misc. uncoated kraft paper, paperboard; Power supplies, transformers; Furniture, parts; Gasoline, other fuels; and Paper, Paperboard, Cellul Wad to Size & Arts 4823, in that order. Those accounted for 53.27 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Chemical wood pulp, not dissolving grade; Ship’s derricks, cranes, mobile lifting frames; Misc. steam-generating boilers; Value added to a returned import; and Defense-related aircraft, parts, accounting for 100 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Port of Fernandina Beach, Fla.’s exports:

  • Misc. uncoated kraft paper, paperboard rose 1.16 percent compared to last year to $9.33 million.
  • Power supplies, transformers rose 1984.19 percent compared to last year to $1.35 million.
  • Furniture, parts fell 23.65 percent compared to last year to $602,443.
  • Gasoline, other fuels rose 15.95 percent compared to last year to $499,488.
  • Paper, Paperboard, Cellul Wad to Size & Arts 4823 fell 1.52 percent compared to last year to $451,584.

On the import side:

  • Chemical wood pulp, not dissolving grade totaled $12.08 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Ship’s derricks, cranes, mobile lifting frames totaled $1.65 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Misc. steam-generating boilers totaled $849,090. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Value added to a returned import rose 24900 percent compared to last year to $750,000.
  • Defense-related aircraft, parts totaled $15,000. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

Last year Port of Fernandina Beach, Fla. posted total trade with the world of $154.09 million. The Port’s surplus was $140.47 million . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, The Netherlands, Iceland, Germany and Norway. Exports totaled $147.28 million and imports came to $6.81 million.