|1||Medicines in individual dosages||$56.61 M|
|2||Self-propelled heavy construction machinery||$38.68 M|
|3||Plasma, vaccines, blood||$33.79 M|
|4||Fruit, nuts, prepared or preserved||$29.12 M|
|5||Float glass, polished sheets||$23.29 M|
|6||Self-Propelled Railway Etc Coaches, Vans Etc 8603||$19.68 M|
|8||Uncoated paper, paperboard||$11.97 M|
|9||Trailers and similar vehicles||$8.91 M|
|10||Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic||$8.29 M|
|1||Petroleum gases, other gaseous hydrocarbons||$459.4 M|
|2||Misc. medical chemical re-agents||$86 M|
|3||Computer parts||$74.54 M|
|4||Aluminum, unwrought||$68.43 M|
|5||Gasoline, other fuels||$58.4 M|
|6||Value added to a returned import||$43.94 M|
|7||Aircraft engines, engine parts||$42.57 M|
|9||Polyamides, primary forms||$24.34 M|
|10||Cell phones, related equipment||$22.48 M|
Port of Ogdensburg, N.Y.’s trade increases 17.93 percent through October
Port of Ogdensburg, N.Y.’s trade with the world rose 17.93 percent, from $1.82 billion to $2.15 billion through the first 10 months of 2018 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 $3.51 trillion, with exports at $1.39 trillion and imports at $2.12 trillion. The nation’s total trade increased 9.25 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports rose 8.95 percent and imports rose 9.44 percent.
Port of Ogdensburg, N.Y. ranked No. 119 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through October of 2018. During the same period of 2017 it ranked No. 126. It finished No. 127 in the last full year.
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; John F. Kennedy International Airport and Port of Newark.
Through October Port of Ogdensburg, N.Y.’s top trade parters were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 China, No. 3 Brazil, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Taiwan . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Canada, China, Mexico, Germany and Japan, respectively.
Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:
- Trade with No. 1 Canada rose 17.27 percent to $2.04 billion.
Exports rose 18.19 percent to $534.21 million. Imports rose 16.95 percent to $1.5 billion.
- Trade with No. 2 China fell 2.1 percent to $46.8 million.
There were no exports. Imports fell 2.1 percent to $46.8 million.
- Trade with No. 3 Brazil rose 8238.01 percent to $18.89 million.
There were no exports. Imports rose 8238.01 percent to $18.89 million.
- Trade with No. 4 Mexico fell 4.44 percent to $7.4 million.
Exports rose 481.03 percent to $15,746. Imports fell 4.61 percent to $7.39 million.
- Trade with No. 5 Taiwan rose 55.65 percent to $5.34 million.
Exports fell 9.67 percent to $260,740. Imports rose 61.65 percent to $5.08 million.
Port of Ogdensburg, N.Y.’s top five trading partners through October accounted for 98.25 percent of its trade with the world.
Port of Ogdensburg, N.Y. had trade surpluses with two countries and deficits with 64 through October. That compares with zero surpluses and 67 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through October of this year were with Chile, $2.35 million; Russia, $42,510; and Jordan, $0. The top three deficits through October of this year were with Canada, $966.83 million; China, $46.8 million; and Brazil, $18.89 million.
Through October it’s top exports were Medicines in individual dosages; Self-propelled heavy construction machinery; Plasma, vaccines, blood; Fruit, nuts, prepared or preserved; and Float glass, polished sheets, in that order. Those accounted for 33.78 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Petroleum gases, other gaseous hydrocarbons; Misc. medical chemical re-agents; Computer parts; Aluminum, unwrought; and Gasoline, other fuels, accounting for 46.27 percent of all inbound shipments.
Looking more closely at Port of Ogdensburg, N.Y.’s exports:
- Medicines in individual dosages rose 45.17 percent compared to last year to $56.61 million.
- Self-propelled heavy construction machinery rose 43.63 percent compared to last year to $38.68 million.
- Plasma, vaccines, blood rose 60.79 percent compared to last year to $33.79 million.
- Fruit, nuts, prepared or preserved rose 9.89 percent compared to last year to $29.12 million.
- Float glass, polished sheets fell 11.17 percent compared to last year to $23.29 million.
On the import side:
- Petroleum gases, other gaseous hydrocarbons rose 18.73 percent compared to last year to $459.4 million.
- Misc. medical chemical re-agents rose 3.94 percent compared to last year to $86 million.
- Computer parts rose 31.68 percent compared to last year to $74.54 million.
- Aluminum, unwrought rose 227.88 percent compared to last year to $68.43 million.
- Gasoline, other fuels rose 3.07 percent compared to last year to $58.4 million.
Last year Port of Ogdensburg, N.Y. posted total trade with the world of $0. The Port’s deficit was $0 . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, Germany, Iceland, Norway and The Netherlands. Exports totaled $0 and imports came to $0.