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Port of Fort Pierce, Fla.

Port of Fort Pierce, Fla.’s trade totaled $2.66 million for the month of February, $2.81 million through February of 2019, and $29.4 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
1Brazil$1.84 M
2Bahamas$665,000
3Colombia$89,264
4Ireland$42,617
5Mexico$38,429
6Canada$26,143
7El Salvador$20,183
8Haiti$15,700
9Australia$13,867
10Argentina$12,607

Overall Rank

Port of Fort Pierce, Fla.’s trade increases 7.82 percent through February

Port of Fort Pierce, Fla.’s trade with the world rose 7.82 percent, from $2.61 million to $2.81 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 Fort Pierce, Fla. ranked No. 267 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 Fort Pierce, Fla.’s top trade parters were No. 1 Brazil, No. 2 Bahamas, No. 3 Colombia, No. 4 Ireland and No. 5 Mexico . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Japan, Bahamas, Indonesia, Malaysia and Canada, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Brazil rose 5762.91 percent to $1.84 million.
    Exports rose 5762.91 percent to $1.84 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 2 Bahamas fell 1.64 percent to $665,000.
    Exports fell 10.81 percent to $603,000. Imports totaled $62,000.
  • Trade with No. 3 Colombia totaled $89,264.
    Exports totaled $89,264. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 4 Ireland totaled $42,617.
    Exports totaled $42,617. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 5 Mexico totaled $38,429.
    Exports totaled $38,429. There were no imports.

Port of Fort Pierce, Fla.’s top five trading partners through February accounted for 95.23 percent of its trade with the world.

Port of Fort Pierce, Fla. had trade surpluses with 15 countries and deficits with one through February. That compares with nine surpluses and seven deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through February of this year were with Brazil, $1.84 million; Bahamas, $541,000; and Colombia, $89,264. The top three deficits through February of this year were with Hungary, $11,424; Spain, $0; and Guatemala, $0.

Through February it’s top exports were Civilian aircraft, parts; Ship’s derricks, cranes, mobile lifting frames; Commercial vehicles; Misc.nonelectric machinery parts; and Fork-lifts, other trucks with lifts, in that order. Those accounted for 89.99 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Value added to a returned import; Lamp and lighting parts; Parts for heavy machinery; Printers, all types, parts; and Computers, accounting for 100 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Port of Fort Pierce, Fla.’s exports:

  • Civilian aircraft, parts totaled $1.84 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Ship’s derricks, cranes, mobile lifting frames totaled $200,000. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Commercial vehicles totaled $200,000. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Misc.nonelectric machinery parts totaled $117,692. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Fork-lifts, other trucks with lifts totaled $100,000. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.

On the import side:

  • Value added to a returned import fell 3.33 percent compared to last year to $66,700.
  • Lamp and lighting parts totaled $11,424. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Parts for heavy machinery totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Printers, all types, parts totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Computers totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

Last year Port of Fort Pierce, Fla. posted total trade with the world of $10.74 million. The Port’s surplus was $5.2 million . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, The Netherlands, Iceland, Germany and Norway. Exports totaled $7.97 million and imports came to $2.77 million.