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Port of Olympia, Wash.

Port of Olympia, Wash.’s trade totaled $7.69 million for the month of February, $12.72 million through February of 2019, and $131.18 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
1Japan$9.59 M
2Vietnam$3 M
3Canada$95,128
4China$32,317

Overall Rank

Port of Olympia, Wash.’s trade decreases 42.1 percent through February

Port of Olympia, Wash.’s trade with the world fell 42.1 percent, from $21.97 million to $12.72 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 Olympia, Wash. ranked No. 220 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 Olympia, Wash.’s top trade parters were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 Vietnam, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 China and No. 5 South Korea . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Japan, China, South Korea, Canada and Taiwan, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Japan fell 18.31 percent to $9.59 million.
    Exports fell 18.31 percent to $9.59 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 2 Vietnam totaled $3 million.
    Exports totaled $3 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 3 Canada rose 12.12 percent to $95,128.
    Exports totaled $58,829. Imports fell 57.22 percent to $36,299.
  • Trade with No. 4 China fell 99.58 percent to $32,317.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $32,317.
  • Trade with No. 5 South Korea fell 100 percent to $0.
    There were no exports. There were no imports.

Port of Olympia, Wash.’s top five trading partners through February accounted for 100 percent of its trade with the world.

Port of Olympia, Wash. had trade surpluses with three countries and deficits with one through February. That compares with three surpluses and two deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through February of this year were with Japan, $9.59 million; Vietnam, $3 million; and Canada, $22,530. The top three deficits through February of this year were with China, $32,317; South Korea, $0; and Taiwan, $0.

Through February it’s top exports were Wood in the rough, stripped or not of sapwood, etc; Live cattle; Refrigerators, freezers; Misc. iron or steel structures and parts; and Handsaws & Met Pts; Saw Blades; Base Mtl Saw 8202, in that order. Those accounted for 99.95 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Miscellaneous machines, parts; Defense-related aircraft, parts; Prefabricated buildings; Value added to a returned import; and Screws, nuts, bolts, washers, accounting for 100 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Port of Olympia, Wash.’s exports:

  • Wood in the rough, stripped or not of sapwood, etc fell 56.19 percent compared to last year to $9.58 million.
  • Live cattle totaled $3 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Refrigerators, freezers totaled $38,795. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Misc. iron or steel structures and parts totaled $20,034. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Handsaws & Met Pts; Saw Blades; Base Mtl Saw 8202 totaled $12,029. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.

On the import side:

  • Miscellaneous machines, parts totaled $26,593. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Defense-related aircraft, parts fell 77.76 percent compared to last year to $18,867.
  • Prefabricated buildings totaled $10,987. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Value added to a returned import totaled $6,445. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Screws, nuts, bolts, washers totaled $5,724. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

Last year Port of Olympia, Wash. posted total trade with the world of $129.49 million. The Port’s surplus was $101.94 million . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, The Netherlands, Iceland, Germany and Norway. Exports totaled $115.71 million and imports came to $13.77 million.