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Port of Tulsa, Okla.

Port of Tulsa, Okla.’s trade totaled $395.76 million for the month of October, $3.14 billion through October of 2018, and $3.55 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
1Canada$3.1 B
2Germany$20.04 M
3China$1.72 M
4Singapore$1.56 M
5France$1.5 M
6The Netherlands$1.42 M
7United Kingdom$1.2 M
8India$1.02 M
9Malaysia$949,510
10Switzerland$948,671

Overall Rank

Port of Tulsa, Okla.’s trade decreases 1.9 percent through October

Port of Tulsa, Okla.’s trade with the world fell 1.9 percent, from $3.2 billion to $3.14 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 Tulsa, Okla. ranked No. 106 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. 98. It finished No. 100 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 Tulsa, Okla.’s top trade parters were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 China, No. 4 Singapore and No. 5 France . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Canada, Germany, Japan, United Arab Emirates and The Netherlands, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Canada fell 2.19 percent to $3.1 billion.
    Exports rose 695.63 percent to $2.46 million. Imports fell 2.26 percent to $3.1 billion.
  • Trade with No. 2 Germany rose 260.83 percent to $20.04 million.
    Exports rose 284.88 percent to $19.35 million. Imports rose 31.1 percent to $689,990.
  • Trade with No. 3 China rose 4.36 percent to $1.72 million.
    Exports rose 10.56 percent to $308,915. Imports rose 3.09 percent to $1.41 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Singapore fell 12.61 percent to $1.56 million.
    Exports fell 12.15 percent to $1.56 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 5 France fell 3.96 percent to $1.5 million.
    Exports rose 3.68 percent to $1.14 million. Imports fell 22.32 percent to $355,919.

Port of Tulsa, Okla.’s top five trading partners through October accounted for 99.56 percent of its trade with the world.

Port of Tulsa, Okla. had trade surpluses with 39 countries and deficits with 21 through October. That compares with 49 surpluses and 14 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through October of this year were with Germany, $18.66 million; Singapore, $1.56 million; and The Netherlands, $1.15 million. The top three deficits through October of this year were with Canada, $3.09 billion; China, $1.1 million; and Thailand, $649,863.

Through October it’s top exports were Value added to a returned import; Unvulc Rubber Forms Nesoi & Unvulc Rubber Art 4006; Civilian aircraft, parts; Organic compound precious metals; and Medical instruments for surgeons, dentists, vets, in that order. Those accounted for 88.28 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Oil; Defense-related aircraft, parts; Pumps for dispensing liquids; Value added to a returned import; and Aircraft engines, engine parts, accounting for 99.85 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Port of Tulsa, Okla.’s exports:

  • Value added to a returned import rose 10641 percent compared to last year to $20.73 million.
  • Unvulc Rubber Forms Nesoi & Unvulc Rubber Art 4006 rose 47.95 percent compared to last year to $4.25 million.
  • Civilian aircraft, parts fell 37.96 percent compared to last year to $2.46 million.
  • Organic compound precious metals fell 60.69 percent compared to last year to $1.7 million.
  • Medical instruments for surgeons, dentists, vets fell 39.92 percent compared to last year to $1.17 million.

On the import side:

  • Oil fell 2.25 percent compared to last year to $3.09 billion.
  • Defense-related aircraft, parts rose 18.48 percent compared to last year to $1.1 million.
  • Pumps for dispensing liquids rose 42.86 percent compared to last year to $897,202.
  • Value added to a returned import fell 55.77 percent compared to last year to $840,823.
  • Aircraft engines, engine parts fell 27.84 percent compared to last year to $804,276.

Last year Port of Tulsa, Okla. posted total trade with the world of $2.01 billion. The Port’s deficit was $1.97 billion . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, Germany, Iceland, Norway and The Netherlands. Exports totaled $18.18 million and imports came to $1.99 billion.