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Port of Key West, Fla.

Port of Key West, Fla.’s trade totaled $348,554 for the month of February, $3.22 million through February of 2019, and $22.57 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
1Ecuador$1.8 M
2Cayman Islands$341,000
3Bahamas$184,562
4United Kingdom$148,807
5Saint Maarten$148,000
6United Arab Emirates$89,867
7Australia$64,515
8Ireland$53,188
9Denmark$51,750
10Hong Kong$51,050

Overall Rank

Port of Key West, Fla.’s trade decreases 24.28 percent through February

Port of Key West, Fla.’s trade with the world fell 24.28 percent, from $4.25 million to $3.22 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 Key West, Fla. ranked No. 262 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 Key West, Fla.’s top trade parters were No. 1 Ecuador, No. 2 Cayman Islands, No. 3 Bahamas, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Saint Maarten . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Mexico, Ecuador, Colombia, Guatemala and Suriname, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Ecuador rose 100 percent to $1.8 million.
    Exports rose 100 percent to $1.8 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 2 Cayman Islands rose 39.75 percent to $341,000.
    Exports rose 39.75 percent to $341,000. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 3 Bahamas rose 216.3 percent to $184,562.
    Exports rose 216.3 percent to $184,562. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 4 United Kingdom totaled $148,807.
    Exports totaled $148,807. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 5 Saint Maarten totaled $148,000.
    Exports totaled $148,000. There were no imports.

Port of Key West, Fla.’s top five trading partners through February accounted for 81.51 percent of its trade with the world.

Port of Key West, Fla. had trade surpluses with 18 countries and deficits with one through February. That compares with 11 surpluses and four deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through February of this year were with Ecuador, $1.8 million; Cayman Islands, $341,000; and Bahamas, $184,562. The top three deficits through February of this year were with Colombia, $47,437; Suriname, $0; and Trinidad and Tobago, $0.

Through February it’s top exports were Civilian aircraft, parts; Computers; Motorboats and yachts; Fishing Vessels;Factory Ships & Shps,Ves, Nes 8902; and Insulated wire, cable, in that order. Those accounted for 96.86 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Swimwear, track suits, skit suits, knit or crochet; Electrical supplies, apparatus, less than 1000V; Miscellaneous machine parts; Medical technology; and Medical equipment for physicals, accounting for 100 percent of all inbound shipments.

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

  • Civilian aircraft, parts rose 0.17 percent compared to last year to $1.81 million.
  • Computers totaled $501,002. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Motorboats and yachts fell 83.62 percent compared to last year to $347,000.
  • Fishing Vessels;Factory Ships & Shps,Ves, Nes 8902 totaled $341,000. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Insulated wire, cable totaled $78,442. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.

On the import side:

  • Swimwear, track suits, skit suits, knit or crochet rose 2812.03 percent compared to last year to $47,437.
  • Electrical supplies, apparatus, less than 1000V totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Miscellaneous machine parts totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Medical technology totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Medical equipment for physicals totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

Last year Port of Key West, Fla. posted total trade with the world of $47.45 million. The Port’s surplus was $36.7 million . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, The Netherlands, Iceland, Germany and Norway. Exports totaled $42.08 million and imports came to $5.38 million.