|2||Coal, briquettes||$18.55 M|
|3||Copper ores and concentrates||$16.86 M|
|4||Sugar and starch residues||$11.02 M|
|5||Sulfur, not sublimed||$5.07 M|
|6||Electric motors, generators, not sets||$342,114|
|7||Waste of Rub, Exc Hd Rub, & Powder Obtain The 4004||$142,553|
|8||Fruit, nuts, prepared or preserved||$61,853|
|9||Equipment, parts for exercising||$38,125|
|10||Insulated wire, cable||$0|
|1||Palm oil||$42.73 M|
|2||Nitrogenous fertilizers||$34.93 M|
|3||Flat-rolled iron, steel not under 600 mm||$29.11 M|
|5||Misc. fatty acids||$15.94 M|
|6||Potassic fertilizers||$9.88 M|
|7||Misc. engines and motors, parts||$6.85 M|
|8||Misc. cereal grains||$6.39 M|
|9||Sulfuric acid||$4.75 M|
|10||Angles, shapes, sections, iron and nonalloy steel||$4.46 M|
Port of Stockton, Calif.’s trade decreases 26.91 percent through May
Port of Stockton, Calif.’s trade with the world fell 26.91 percent, from $476.8 million to $348.51 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 Stockton, Calif. ranked No. 150 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 Stockton, Calif.’s top trade partners were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 Indonesia, No. 3 Trinidad and Tobago, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 Turkey. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Japan, South Korea, Trinidad and Tobago, Indonesia and Malaysia, respectively.
Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:
- Trade with No. 1 Japan fell 41.09 percent to $130.85 million.
Exports rose 104.24 percent to $105.64 million. Imports fell 85.2 percent to $25.21 million.
- Trade with No. 2 Indonesia rose 109.19 percent to $47.16 million.
There were no exports. Imports totaled $47.16 million.
- Trade with No. 3 Trinidad and Tobago fell 23.48 percent to $31.59 million.
There were no exports. Imports totaled $31.59 million.
- Trade with No. 4 South Korea fell 44.47 percent to $27.87 million.
Exports fell 11.09 percent to $17.2 million. Imports fell 65.41 percent to $10.67 million.
- Trade with No. 5 Turkey rose 112.1 percent to $24.64 million.
Exports rose 14.99 percent to $13.36 million. Imports totaled $11.28 million.
Port of Stockton, Calif.’s top five trading partners through May accounted for 75.21 percent of its trade with the world.
Port of Stockton, Calif. had trade surpluses with eight countries and deficits with 18 through May. That compares with 23 surpluses and seven deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through May of this year were with Japan, $80.43 million; Bulgaria, $16.86 million; and South Korea, $6.53 million. The top three deficits through May of this year were with Indonesia, $47.16 million; Trinidad and Tobago, $31.59 million; and Malaysia, $16.18 million.
Through May its top exports were Rice; Coal, briquettes; Copper ores and concentrates; Sugar and starch residues; and Sulfur, not sublimed, in that order. Those accounted for 99.63 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Palm oil; Nitrogenous fertilizers; Flat-rolled iron, steel not under 600 mm; Ammonia; and Misc. fatty acids, accounting for 74.23 percent of all inbound shipments.
Looking more closely at Port of Stockton, Calif.’s exports:
- Rice rose 5.89 percent compared to last year to $106.48 million.
- Coal, briquettes fell 76.99 percent compared to last year to $18.55 million.
- Copper ores and concentrates totaled $16.86 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
- Sugar and starch residues fell 44.23 percent compared to last year to $11.02 million.
- Sulfur, not sublimed fell 71.53 percent compared to last year to $5.07 million.
On the import side:
- Palm oil rose 65.7 percent compared to last year to $42.73 million.
- Nitrogenous fertilizers fell 32.69 percent compared to last year to $34.93 million.
- Flat-rolled iron, steel not under 600 mm fell 15.48 percent compared to last year to $29.11 million.
- Ammonia fell 21.67 percent compared to last year to $18.28 million.
- Misc. fatty acids rose 108.82 percent compared to last year to $15.94 million.
Last year Port of Stockton, Calif. posted total trade with the world of $1.05 billion. The Port’s deficit was $65.08 million. Exports totaled $492.21 million and imports came to $557.29 million.