Port of Port Canaveral, Fla.

Port of Port Canaveral, Fla.’s trade totaled $63.85 million for the month of May, $467.85 million through May of 2020, and $1.45 billion 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
1Mexico$64.26 M
2Germany$54.99 M
3Colombia$52.03 M
4Sweden$33.83 M
5Canada$29.59 M
6South Korea$27.37 M
7The Netherlands$27.29 M
8Switzerland$27.19 M
9India$24.39 M
10United Kingdom$24.23 M

Overall Rank

Port of Port Canaveral, Fla.’s trade decreases 36.23 percent through May

Port of Port Canaveral, Fla.’s trade with the world fell 36.23 percent, from $733.7 million to $467.85 million through the first five 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 $1.48 trillion, with exports at $582.11 billion and imports at $898.44 billion. The nation’s total trade decreased 13.61 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports fell 15.09 percent and imports fell 12.63 percent.

Port of Port Canaveral, Fla. ranked No. 141 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through May of 2020.

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; Port of Newark and John F. Kennedy International Airport.

Through May Port of Port Canaveral, Fla.’s top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Colombia, No. 4 Sweden and No. 5 Canada. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by South Korea, Colombia, The Netherlands, Mexico and Canada, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Mexico rose 21.45 percent to $64.26 million.
    Exports fell 99.95 percent to $27,490. Imports rose 3006.78 percent to $64.23 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 Germany rose 22.84 percent to $54.99 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 16242 percent to $54.99 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 Colombia fell 31.71 percent to $52.03 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 403615 percent to $52.03 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Sweden rose 79.85 percent to $33.83 million.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $33.83 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 Canada fell 35.52 percent to $29.59 million.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $29.59 million.

Port of Port Canaveral, Fla.’s top five trading partners through May accounted for 50.17 percent of its trade with the world.

Port of Port Canaveral, Fla. had trade surpluses with three countries and deficits with 40 through May. That compares with 47 surpluses and nine deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through May of this year were with Kazakhstan, $1.32 million; Dominican Republic, $61,406; and Suriname, $8,954. The top three deficits through May of this year were with Mexico, $64.21 million; Germany, $54.99 million; and Colombia, $52.03 million.

Through May its top exports were Rafts, buoys, other misc. floating structures; Defense-related aircraft, parts; Rubber conveyor or transmission belts; Metal-Rolling Mills and Rolls Therefor; Parts 8455; and Passenger vehicles, in that order. Those accounted for 73.91 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Gasoline, other fuels; Passenger vehicles; Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic; Defense-related aircraft, parts; and Biodiesel fuels, accounting for 80.61 percent of all inbound shipments.

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

  • Rafts, buoys, other misc. floating structures fell 17.04 percent compared to last year to $1.34 million.
  • Defense-related aircraft, parts rose 592.07 percent compared to last year to $1.32 million.
  • Rubber conveyor or transmission belts rose 55.8 percent compared to last year to $1.03 million.
  • Metal-Rolling Mills and Rolls Therefor; Parts 8455 totaled $950,000. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Passenger vehicles rose 150.38 percent compared to last year to $622,669.

On the import side:

  • Gasoline, other fuels fell 56.87 percent compared to last year to $212.64 million.
  • Passenger vehicles fell 22.21 percent compared to last year to $59.28 million.
  • Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic rose 18.81 percent compared to last year to $52.67 million.
  • Defense-related aircraft, parts totaled $28.84 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Biodiesel fuels rose 149.87 percent compared to last year to $17.96 million.

Last year Port of Port Canaveral, Fla. posted total trade with the world of $1.45 billion. The Port’s deficit was $1.35 billion. Exports totaled $50.93 million and imports came to $1.4 billion.