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Port of Port Canaveral, Fla.

Port of Port Canaveral, Fla.’s trade totaled $121.35 million for the month of February, $227.78 million through February of 2019, and $1.6 billion 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
1South Korea$37.36 M
2Colombia$34.63 M
3Mexico$23.75 M
4Canada$23.02 M
5China$20.12 M
6India$19 M
7Germany$18.32 M
8Venezuela$12.04 M
9Bahamas$8.72 M
10Chile$7.69 M

Overall Rank

Port of Port Canaveral, Fla.’s trade increases 5.17 percent through February

Port of Port Canaveral, Fla.’s trade with the world rose 5.17 percent, from $216.59 million to $227.78 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 Port Canaveral, Fla. ranked No. 137 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 Port Canaveral, Fla.’s top trade parters were No. 1 South Korea, No. 2 Colombia, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 China . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by India, Canada, Venezuela, Portugal and Mexico, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 South Korea totaled $37.36 million.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $37.36 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 Colombia rose 29477 percent to $34.63 million.
    Exports totaled $9,500. Imports rose 29469 percent to $34.62 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 Mexico rose 89.54 percent to $23.75 million.
    Exports totaled $2.07 million. Imports rose 73.04 percent to $21.68 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Canada fell 23.14 percent to $23.02 million.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 23.14 percent to $23.02 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 China rose 7415.48 percent to $20.12 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 7415.48 percent to $20.12 million.

Port of Port Canaveral, Fla.’s top five trading partners through February accounted for 60.97 percent of its trade with the world.

Port of Port Canaveral, Fla. had trade surpluses with eight countries and deficits with 33 through February. That compares with five surpluses and 33 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through February of this year were with Bahamas, $853,569; Dominican Republic, $265,344; and Panama, $263,000. The top three deficits through February of this year were with South Korea, $37.36 million; Colombia, $34.61 million; and Canada, $23.02 million.

Through February it’s top exports were Jewelry, parts; Rafts, buoys, other misc. floating structures; Rubber conveyor or transmission belts; Fork-lifts, other trucks with lifts; and Ship’s derricks, cranes, mobile lifting frames, in that order. Those accounted for 68.46 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Gasoline, other fuels; Motor vehicles for transporting people; Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic; Newsprint, in rolls or sheets; and Biodiesel fuels, accounting for 89.62 percent of all inbound shipments.

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

  • Jewelry, parts rose 99.93 percent compared to last year to $2.47 million.
  • Rafts, buoys, other misc. floating structures rose 5516.33 percent compared to last year to $1.62 million.
  • Rubber conveyor or transmission belts rose 872.65 percent compared to last year to $530,015.
  • Fork-lifts, other trucks with lifts rose 3564.19 percent compared to last year to $511,154.
  • Ship’s derricks, cranes, mobile lifting frames totaled $443,000. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.

On the import side:

  • Gasoline, other fuels rose 2.65 percent compared to last year to $126.35 million.
  • Motor vehicles for transporting people fell 20.97 percent compared to last year to $35.5 million.
  • Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic fell 11.8 percent compared to last year to $18.09 million.
  • Newsprint, in rolls or sheets rose 89.61 percent compared to last year to $9.7 million.
  • Biodiesel fuels totaled $7.19 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

Last year Port of Port Canaveral, Fla. posted total trade with the world of $1.05 billion. The Port’s deficit was $934.79 million . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, The Netherlands, Iceland, Germany and Norway. Exports totaled $59.18 million and imports came to $993.97 million.