Port of Syracuse, N.Y.

Port of Syracuse, N.Y.’s trade totaled $1.23 million for the month of May, $4.12 million through May of 2020, and $19.56 million 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
1Canada$3.34 M
2Mexico$555,762
3Italy$77,510
4China$70,608
5Poland$26,551
6Sweden$18,312
7Germany$13,529
8Brazil$5,265
9Taiwan$5,028

Overall Rank

Port of Syracuse, N.Y.’s trade decreases 53.48 percent through May

Port of Syracuse, N.Y.’s trade with the world fell 53.48 percent, from $8.85 million to $4.12 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 Syracuse, N.Y. ranked No. 282 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 Syracuse, N.Y.’s top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 China and No. 5 Poland. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Canada, Lithuania, Mexico, United Kingdom and China, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Canada fell 24.23 percent to $3.34 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 15374 percent to $3.34 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 Mexico fell 41.87 percent to $555,762.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $555,762.
  • Trade with No. 3 Italy rose 119.84 percent to $77,510.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $77,510.
  • Trade with No. 4 China rose 72.32 percent to $70,608.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $70,608.
  • Trade with No. 5 Poland totaled $26,551.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $26,551.

Port of Syracuse, N.Y.’s top five trading partners through May accounted for 98.98 percent of its trade with the world.

Port of Syracuse, N.Y. had trade surpluses with zero countries and deficits with nine through May. That compares with 11 surpluses and zero deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through May of this year were with United Kingdom, $0; Finland, $0; and Lithuania, $0. The top three deficits through May of this year were with Canada, $3.34 million; Mexico, $555,762; and Italy, $77,510.

Through May its top exports were Radioactive chemical elements and isotopes; Antennas for radio, TV, parts; Pumps for dispensing liquids; Miscellaneous electrical machinery; and Returned exports, without change, in that order. Those accounted for 0 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Radioactive chemical elements and isotopes; Antennas for radio, TV, parts; Pumps for dispensing liquids; Miscellaneous electrical machinery; and Returned exports, without change, accounting for 96.08 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Port of Syracuse, N.Y.’s exports:

  • Radioactive chemical elements and isotopes totaled $0. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Antennas for radio, TV, parts totaled $0. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Pumps for dispensing liquids totaled $0. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Miscellaneous electrical machinery totaled $0. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Returned exports, without change totaled $0. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.

On the import side:

  • Radioactive chemical elements and isotopes rose 12.94 percent compared to last year to $3.15 million.
  • Antennas for radio, TV, parts fell 41.26 percent compared to last year to $441,107.
  • Pumps for dispensing liquids rose 216.41 percent compared to last year to $175,743.
  • Miscellaneous electrical machinery fell 49.25 percent compared to last year to $92,590.
  • Returned exports, without change fell 34.78 percent compared to last year to $92,072.

Last year Port of Syracuse, N.Y. posted total trade with the world of $19.56 million. The Port’s deficit was $13.86 million. Exports totaled $2.85 million and imports came to $16.71 million.