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Port of Juneau, Alaska

Port of Juneau, Alaska’s trade totaled $403,495 for the month of August, $122.75 million through August of 2019, and $231.21 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
1South Korea$61.76 M
2Japan$26.25 M
3The Netherlands$16.01 M
4Canada$15.59 M
5China$3.12 M
6Germany$5,000

Overall Rank

Port of Juneau, Alaska’s trade decreases 26.51 percent through August

Port of Juneau, Alaska’s trade with the world fell 26.51 percent, from $167.01 million to $122.75 million 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 Juneau, Alaska ranked No. 200 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 Juneau, Alaska’s top trade partners were No. 1 South Korea, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 China. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by South Korea, Canada, China, Japan and Portugal, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 South Korea fell 39.35 percent to $61.76 million.
    Exports fell 39.35 percent to $61.76 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 2 Japan rose 32.06 percent to $26.25 million.
    Exports rose 32.06 percent to $26.25 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 3 The Netherlands totaled $16.01 million.
    Exports totaled $16.01 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 4 Canada fell 27.17 percent to $15.59 million.
    Exports fell 97.88 percent to $310,290. Imports rose 124.57 percent to $15.28 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 China fell 85.03 percent to $3.12 million.
    Exports fell 84.88 percent to $3.12 million. Imports fell 98.13 percent to $4,290.

Port of Juneau, Alaska’s top five trading partners through August accounted for 100 percent of its trade with the world.

Port of Juneau, Alaska had trade surpluses with four countries and deficits with two through August. That compares with 10 surpluses and one deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through August of this year were with South Korea, $61.76 million; Japan, $26.25 million; and The Netherlands, $16.01 million. The top three deficits through August of this year were with Canada, $14.97 million; Germany, $5,000; and Hong Kong, $0.

Through August its top exports were Lead ores and concentrates; Zinc ores and concentrates; Wood in the rough, stripped or not of sapwood, etc; Non-electric industrial, lab furnaces, ovens, parts; and Shrimp, other crustaceans, in that order. Those accounted for 99.96 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Gasoline, other fuels; Fish, fresh or chilled; Value added to a returned import; Taps, cocks and valves for pipes, tanks; and Niobium, tantalum, vanadium, zirconium, accounting for 99.98 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Port of Juneau, Alaska’s exports:

  • Lead ores and concentrates fell 28.97 percent compared to last year to $56.3 million.
  • Zinc ores and concentrates fell 30.29 percent compared to last year to $47.72 million.
  • Wood in the rough, stripped or not of sapwood, etc totaled $3.12 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Non-electric industrial, lab furnaces, ovens, parts totaled $207,546. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Shrimp, other crustaceans fell 10.82 percent compared to last year to $56,188.

On the import side:

  • Gasoline, other fuels rose 128.16 percent compared to last year to $14.92 million.
  • Fish, fresh or chilled rose 40.62 percent compared to last year to $326,426.
  • Value added to a returned import fell 21.05 percent compared to last year to $33,000.
  • Taps, cocks and valves for pipes, tanks totaled $5,000. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Niobium, tantalum, vanadium, zirconium totaled $4,290. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

Last year Port of Juneau, Alaska posted total trade with the world of $231.21 million. The Port’s surplus was $209.3 million. At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were South Korea, Japan, Canada, China and Portugal. Exports totaled $220.26 million and imports came to $10.95 million.