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Port of Port Canaveral, Fla.

Port of Port Canaveral, Fla.’s trade totaled $133.04 million for the month of October, $1.44 billion through October of 2018, and $1.1 billion for all of 2017, 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
1India$201.04 M
2Canada$192.54 M
3South Korea$170.72 M
4Mexico$165.18 M
5Italy$102.94 M
6Venezuela$97.85 M
7Germany$72.33 M
8Norway$51.05 M
9Bahamas$34.9 M
10Sweden$33.99 M

Overall Rank

Port of Port Canaveral, Fla.’s trade increases 69.61 percent through October

Port of Port Canaveral, Fla.’s trade with the world rose 69.61 percent, from $848.14 million to $1.44 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 Port Canaveral, Fla. ranked No. 134 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. 146. It finished No. 144 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 Port Canaveral, Fla.’s top trade parters were No. 1 India, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Italy . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Mexico, Venezuela, Canada, The Netherlands and United Kingdom, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 India rose 1820.34 percent to $201.04 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 1820.34 percent to $201.04 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 Canada rose 150.39 percent to $192.54 million.
    Exports totaled $471,888. Imports rose 149.78 percent to $192.07 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 South Korea rose 595.43 percent to $170.72 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 595.43 percent to $170.72 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Mexico fell 16.51 percent to $165.18 million.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 16.51 percent to $165.18 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 Italy rose 5493.84 percent to $102.94 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 5493.84 percent to $102.94 million.

Port of Port Canaveral, Fla.’s top five trading partners through October accounted for 57.87 percent of its trade with the world.

Port of Port Canaveral, Fla. had trade surpluses with five countries and deficits with 58 through October. That compares with nine surpluses and 58 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through October of this year were with Lebanon, $2.12 million; Dominican Republic, $1.17 million; and Panama, $985,193. The top three deficits through October of this year were with India, $201.04 million; Canada, $191.59 million; and South Korea, $170.72 million.

Through October it’s top exports were Fruit, nuts, prepared or preserved; Jewelry, parts; Trailers and similar vehicles; Motor vehicle parts; and Self-propelled heavy construction machinery, in that order. Those accounted for 47.82 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 Value added to a returned import, accounting for 93.14 percent of all inbound shipments.

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

  • Fruit, nuts, prepared or preserved fell 50.83 percent compared to last year to $4.08 million.
  • Jewelry, parts rose 6488.95 percent compared to last year to $3.13 million.
  • Trailers and similar vehicles rose 317.16 percent compared to last year to $2.77 million.
  • Motor vehicle parts fell 55.83 percent compared to last year to $2.68 million.
  • Self-propelled heavy construction machinery fell 14.35 percent compared to last year to $2.45 million.

On the import side:

  • Gasoline, other fuels rose 135.54 percent compared to last year to $900.95 million.
  • Motor vehicles for transporting people rose 31.15 percent compared to last year to $256.42 million.
  • Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic rose 141.26 percent compared to last year to $106.97 million.
  • Newsprint, in rolls or sheets rose 67.36 percent compared to last year to $26.16 million.
  • Value added to a returned import rose 99.22 percent compared to last year to $19.91 million.

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, Germany, Iceland, Norway and The Netherlands. Exports totaled $59.18 million and imports came to $993.97 million.