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Port of Redwood City, Calif.

Port of Redwood City, Calif.’s trade totaled $2.17 million for the month of February, $3.61 million through February of 2019, and $38 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
1Canada$1.98 M
2Australia$1.06 M
3Mexico$566,915

Overall Rank

Port of Redwood City, Calif.’s trade increases 133.56 percent through February

Port of Redwood City, Calif.’s trade with the world rose 133.56 percent, from $1.55 million to $3.61 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 Redwood City, Calif. ranked No. 256 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 Redwood City, Calif.’s top trade parters only trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Australia and No. 3 Mexico . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners only spots were held by Canada, Mexico and Australia, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Canada rose 86.69 percent to $1.98 million.
    Exports totaled $99,029. Imports rose 77.38 percent to $1.89 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 Australia totaled $1.06 million.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $1.06 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 Mexico rose 17.27 percent to $566,915.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 17.27 percent to $566,915.

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

Port of Redwood City, Calif. had trade surpluses with zero countries and deficits with three through February. That compares with zero surpluses and two deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through February of this year were with Mexico, $566,915; Australia, $1.06 million; and Canada, $1.79 million. The top three deficits through February of this year were with Canada, $1.79 million; Australia $1.06 million; and Mexico $566,915.

Through February it’s top exports were Computer parts; Computer chips; Unrecorded media for audio; Computers; and Cash registers, calculators, in that order. Those accounted for 96.62 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Sands, except metal-bearing; Aluminum ores and concentrates; Pebbles, gravel; Gypsum; and Photo-sensitive semi-conductors, parts, accounting for 100 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Port of Redwood City, Calif.’s exports:

  • Computer parts totaled $50,583. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Computer chips totaled $14,397. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Unrecorded media for audio totaled $11,861. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Computers totaled $11,589. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Cash registers, calculators totaled $7,250. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.

On the import side:

  • Sands, except metal-bearing rose 44.68 percent compared to last year to $1.12 million.
  • Aluminum ores and concentrates totaled $1.06 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Pebbles, gravel rose 165.66 percent compared to last year to $763,220.
  • Gypsum rose 17.27 percent compared to last year to $566,915.
  • Photo-sensitive semi-conductors, parts totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

Last year Port of Redwood City, Calif. posted total trade with the world of $42.15 million. The Port’s surplus was $23.39 million . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, The Netherlands, Iceland, Germany and Norway. Exports totaled $32.77 million and imports came to $9.38 million.