Port of Oswego, N.Y.

Port of Oswego, N.Y.’s trade totaled $4.92 million for the month of July, $24.52 million through July of 2020, and $210.09 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
1Canada$24.52 M

Overall Rank

Port of Oswego, N.Y.’s trade decreases 67.14 percent through July

Port of Oswego, N.Y.’s trade with the world fell 67.14 percent, from $74.61 million to $24.52 million through the first seven 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 $2.08 trillion, with exports at $799.82 billion and imports at $1.28 trillion. The nation’s total trade decreased 13.79 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports fell 16.38 percent and imports fell 12.08 percent.

Port of Oswego, N.Y. ranked No. 242 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through July of 2020. During the same period of 2019 it ranked No. 213. It finished No. 200 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; Chicago O’Hare International Airport; John F. Kennedy International Airport; Port Laredo and Port of Newark.

Through July Port of Oswego, N.Y.’s top trade partners only trade partners were No. 1 Canada and No. 2 Egypt. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners only spots were held by Canada and Egypt, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Canada fell 71.23 percent to $19.6 million.
    Exports fell 28.57 percent to $483,061. Imports fell 71.66 percent to $19.11 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 Egypt fell 100 percent to $0.
    There were no exports. There were no imports.

Port of Oswego, N.Y.’s top five trading partners through July accounted for 100 percent of its trade with the world.

Port of Oswego, N.Y. had trade surpluses with zero countries and deficits with one through July. That compares with one surpluses and one deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top two surpluses through July of this year were with Egypt, $0; Canada, $18.63 million; and . The top two deficits through July of this year were with Canada $18.63 million; Egypt $0; and .

Through July its top exports were Medical instruments; Computers; Air conditioning machines; Orthopedic appliances, artificial body parts; and Pumps for dispensing liquids, in that order. Those accounted for 70.07 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Aluminum, unwrought; Portland, aluminous and slag cement; Granulated slag from iron or steel; Medical instruments; and Computers, accounting for 100 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Port of Oswego, N.Y.’s exports:

  • Medical instruments totaled $118,198. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Computers totaled $81,695. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Air conditioning machines totaled $78,244. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Orthopedic appliances, artificial body parts totaled $41,549. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Pumps for dispensing liquids totaled $33,040. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.

On the import side:

  • Aluminum, unwrought fell 70.84 percent compared to last year to $16.86 million.
  • Portland, aluminous and slag cement fell 15.81 percent compared to last year to $6.97 million.
  • Granulated slag from iron or steel rose 259.67 percent compared to last year to $184,694.
  • Medical instruments totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Computers totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

Last year Port of Oswego, N.Y. posted total trade with the world of $210.09 million. The Port’s deficit was $195.35 million. Exports totaled $7.37 million and imports came to $202.72 million.