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Port of Jacksonville, Fla.

Port of Jacksonville, Fla.’s trade totaled $2.31 billion for the month of August, $18.88 billion through August 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$4.58 B
2Brazil$1.86 B
3Mexico$1.81 B
4China$1.65 B
5Germany$1.18 B
6Slovakia$573.27 M
7Vietnam$428.55 M
8India$379.03 M
9United Arab Emirates$348.25 M
10Saudi Arabia$340.68 M

Overall Rank

Port of Jacksonville, Fla.’s trade increases 13.23 percent through August

Port of Jacksonville, Fla.’s trade with the world rose 13.23 percent, from $16.67 billion to $18.88 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 Jacksonville, Fla. ranked No. 35 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 Jacksonville, Fla.’s top trade partners were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 Brazil, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 China 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 5.89 percent to $4.58 billion.
    Exports rose 184.37 percent to $251.22 million. Imports rose 2.16 percent to $4.33 billion.
  • Trade with No. 2 Brazil rose 13.21 percent to $1.86 billion.
    Exports rose 5.8 percent to $1.28 billion. Imports rose 33.92 percent to $580.43 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 Mexico rose 22.18 percent to $1.81 billion.
    Exports fell 83.49 percent to $14.83 million. Imports rose 29 percent to $1.8 billion.
  • Trade with No. 4 China fell 8.35 percent to $1.65 billion.
    Exports fell 14.54 percent to $146 million. Imports fell 7.7 percent to $1.5 billion.
  • Trade with No. 5 Germany rose 19.64 percent to $1.18 billion.
    Exports fell 31.42 percent to $13.58 million. Imports rose 20.68 percent to $1.17 billion.

Port of Jacksonville, Fla.’s top five trading partners through August accounted for 58.68 percent of its trade with the world.

Port of Jacksonville, Fla. had trade surpluses with 121 countries and deficits with 62 through August. That compares with 118 surpluses and 58 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through August of this year were with Brazil, $701.57 million; Saudi Arabia, $339.67 million; and United Arab Emirates, $317.97 million. The top three deficits through August of this year were with Japan, $4.07 billion; Mexico, $1.78 billion; and China, $1.35 billion.

Through August its top exports were Motor vehicles for transporting people; Civilian aircraft, parts; Motor vehicle parts; Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites; and Insecticides, fungicides, in that order. Those accounted for 47.55 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Motor vehicles for transporting people; Gasoline, other fuels; Commercial vehicles; Travel goods, including handbags, wallets, jewelry; and Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites, accounting for 65.32 percent of all inbound shipments.

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

  • Motor vehicles for transporting people fell 22.67 percent compared to last year to $1.37 billion.
  • Civilian aircraft, parts rose 721.17 percent compared to last year to $288.19 million.
  • Motor vehicle parts fell 7.74 percent compared to last year to $211.64 million.
  • Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites rose 1267.3 percent compared to last year to $184.3 million.
  • Insecticides, fungicides fell 1.16 percent compared to last year to $137.08 million.

On the import side:

  • Motor vehicles for transporting people rose 12.68 percent compared to last year to $7.83 billion.
  • Gasoline, other fuels rose 56.85 percent compared to last year to $597.63 million.
  • Commercial vehicles rose 12.21 percent compared to last year to $404.89 million.
  • Travel goods, including handbags, wallets, jewelry fell 30.18 percent compared to last year to $252.28 million.
  • Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites rose 62693 percent compared to last year to $242.61 million.

Last year Port of Jacksonville, Fla. posted total trade with the world of $25.74 billion. The Port’s deficit was $12.69 billion. At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Japan, China, Brazil, Mexico and Germany. Exports totaled $6.53 billion and imports came to $19.22 billion.