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Port of Jacksonville, Fla.

Port of Jacksonville, Fla.’s trade totaled $2.4 billion for the month of February, $4.64 billion through February of 2019, and $25.74 billion 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
1Japan$1.33 B
2China$469.25 M
3Brazil$436.25 M
4Mexico$361.28 M
5Germany$265.69 M
6Slovakia$148.38 M
7France$141.6 M
8Saudi Arabia$111.14 M
9United Arab Emirates$107.21 M
10Vietnam$97.22 M

Overall Rank

Port of Jacksonville, Fla.’s trade increases 20.25 percent through February

Port of Jacksonville, Fla.’s trade with the world rose 20.25 percent, from $3.86 billion to $4.64 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 Jacksonville, Fla. ranked No. 34 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 Jacksonville, Fla.’s top trade parters were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 China, No. 3 Brazil, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Germany . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Japan, China, Brazil, Mexico and Germany, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Japan rose 25.13 percent to $1.33 billion.
    Exports rose 631.64 percent to $194.69 million. Imports rose 9.58 percent to $1.14 billion.
  • Trade with No. 2 China rose 0.89 percent to $469.25 million.
    Exports fell 37.83 percent to $34.38 million. Imports rose 6.11 percent to $434.88 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 Brazil rose 26.77 percent to $436.25 million.
    Exports rose 18.94 percent to $280.44 million. Imports rose 43.81 percent to $155.82 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Mexico rose 57.45 percent to $361.28 million.
    Exports fell 58.1 percent to $6.79 million. Imports rose 66.23 percent to $354.49 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 Germany rose 31.31 percent to $265.69 million.
    Exports fell 70.44 percent to $1.41 million. Imports rose 33.76 percent to $264.29 million.

Port of Jacksonville, Fla.’s top five trading partners through February accounted for 61.74 percent of its trade with the world.

Port of Jacksonville, Fla. had trade surpluses with 86 countries and deficits with 58 through February. That compares with 90 surpluses and 51 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through February of this year were with Brazil, $124.62 million; Saudi Arabia, $111.11 million; and United Arab Emirates, $86.98 million. The top three deficits through February of this year were with Japan, $942.84 million; China, $400.5 million; and Mexico, $347.7 million.

Through February it’s top exports were Motor vehicles for transporting people; Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites; Motor vehicle parts; Transmission shafts, bearings, gears; and Chemical wood pulp, dissolving grades, in that order. Those accounted for 54.87 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Motor vehicles for transporting people; Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites; Gasoline, other fuels; Travel goods, including handbags, wallets, jewelry; and Commercial vehicles, accounting for 66.2 percent of all inbound shipments.

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

  • Motor vehicles for transporting people fell 18.47 percent compared to last year to $363.83 million.
  • Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites totaled $184.3 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Motor vehicle parts fell 19.07 percent compared to last year to $41.46 million.
  • Transmission shafts, bearings, gears rose 4.94 percent compared to last year to $15.55 million.
  • Chemical wood pulp, dissolving grades fell 0.25 percent compared to last year to $15.13 million.

On the import side:

  • Motor vehicles for transporting people rose 24.58 percent compared to last year to $1.93 billion.
  • Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites rose 47063 percent compared to last year to $140.31 million.
  • Gasoline, other fuels rose 75.14 percent compared to last year to $99.72 million.
  • Travel goods, including handbags, wallets, jewelry fell 36.02 percent compared to last year to $76.75 million.
  • Commercial vehicles rose 27.6 percent compared to last year to $74.19 million.

Last year Port of Jacksonville, Fla. posted total trade with the world of $23.43 billion. The Port’s deficit was $11.31 billion . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, The Netherlands, Iceland, Germany and Norway. Exports totaled $6.06 billion and imports came to $17.37 billion.