Port of Juneau, Alaska

Port of Juneau, Alaska’s trade totaled $25.18 million for the month of May, $110.82 million through May of 2020, and $259.31 million for all of 2019, 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$59.2 M
2Canada$24.1 M
3Japan$12.79 M
4China$12.51 M
5Switzerland$2.2 M
6Singapore$13,000

Overall Rank

Port of Juneau, Alaska’s trade increases 74.4 percent through May

Port of Juneau, Alaska’s trade with the world rose 74.4 percent, from $63.54 million to $110.82 million through the first five months of 2020 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 $1.48 trillion, with exports at $582.11 billion and imports at $898.44 billion. The nation’s total trade decreased 13.61 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports fell 15.09 percent and imports fell 12.63 percent.

Port of Juneau, Alaska ranked No. 195 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through May of 2020.

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 May Port of Juneau, Alaska’s top trade partners were No. 1 South Korea, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 China and No. 5 Switzerland. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by South Korea, Japan, Canada, China and Switzerland, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 South Korea rose 46.82 percent to $59.2 million.
    Exports totaled $59.2 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 2 Canada rose 126.2 percent to $24.1 million.
    Exports rose 82.29 percent to $19.33 million. Imports rose 9623.08 percent to $4.77 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 Japan rose 1.79 percent to $12.79 million.
    Exports totaled $12.79 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 4 China totaled $12.51 million.
    Exports totaled $12.51 million. Imports totaled $4,704.
  • Trade with No. 5 Switzerland totaled $2.2 million.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $2.2 million.

Port of Juneau, Alaska’s top five trading partners through May accounted for 99.99 percent of its trade with the world.

Port of Juneau, Alaska had trade surpluses with five countries and deficits with one through May. That compares with one surpluses and two deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through May of this year were with South Korea, $59.2 million; Canada, $14.57 million; and Japan, $12.79 million. The top three deficits through May of this year were with Switzerland, $2.2 million; Singapore, $13,000; and China, $12.5 million.

Through May its top exports were Lead ores and concentrates; Zinc ores and concentrates; Frozen fish; Nonelectric radiators, heaters, parts; and Fish, fresh or chilled, in that order. Those accounted for 99.98 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Gasoline, other fuels; Satellites, related equipment; Defense-related aircraft, parts; Wallpaper Etc.; Window Transparencies of Pape 4814; and Lead ores and concentrates, accounting for 100 percent of all inbound shipments.

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

  • Lead ores and concentrates rose 147.79 percent compared to last year to $64.46 million.
  • Zinc ores and concentrates rose 44.15 percent compared to last year to $38.74 million.
  • Frozen fish totaled $309,189. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Nonelectric radiators, heaters, parts totaled $172,044. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Fish, fresh or chilled rose 668.08 percent compared to last year to $141,197.

On the import side:

  • Gasoline, other fuels fell 55.13 percent compared to last year to $4.76 million.
  • Satellites, related equipment totaled $2.2 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Defense-related aircraft, parts totaled $8,829. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Wallpaper Etc.; Window Transparencies of Pape 4814 totaled $4,704. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Lead ores and concentrates totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

Last year Port of Juneau, Alaska posted total trade with the world of $259.31 million. The Port’s surplus was $199.68 million. Exports totaled $229.5 million and imports came to $29.82 million.