Progreso, Border Crossing, Texas

Progreso, Border Crossing, Texas’s trade totaled $15.12 million for the month of June, $142.98 million through June of 2020, and $369.32 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
1Mexico$142.97 M
2China$3,985

Overall Rank

Progreso, Border Crossing, Texas’s trade decreases 21.96 percent through June

Progreso, Border Crossing, Texas’s trade with the world fell 21.96 percent, from $183.21 million to $142.98 million through the first six 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 $1.77 trillion, with exports at $687.16 billion and imports at $1.08 trillion. The nation’s total trade decreased 14.28 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports fell 16.57 percent and imports fell 12.75 percent.

Progreso, Border Crossing, Texas ranked No. 181 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through June 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 June Progreso, Border Crossing, Texas’s top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 China, No. 3 Malaysia, No. 4 Thailand and No. 5 Switzerland. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Mexico, Germany, Thailand, Switzerland and Malaysia, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Mexico fell 21.89 percent to $142.97 million.
    Exports fell 19.65 percent to $69.82 million. Imports fell 23.92 percent to $73.15 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 China totaled $3,985.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $3,985.
  • Trade with No. 3 Malaysia fell 100 percent to $0.
    There were no exports. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 4 Thailand fell 100 percent to $0.
    There were no exports. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 5 Switzerland fell 100 percent to $0.
    There were no exports. There were no imports.

Progreso, Border Crossing, Texas’s top five trading partners through June accounted for 100 percent of its trade with the world.

Progreso, Border Crossing, Texas had trade surpluses with zero countries and deficits with two through June. That compares with one surpluses and six deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through June of this year were with Malaysia, $0; Thailand, $0; and Switzerland, $0. The top three deficits through June of this year were with Mexico, $3.34 million; China, $3,985; and Malaysia, $0.

Through June its top exports were Corn; Grain sorghum; Sugar and starch residues; Rice; and Oilcake, in that order. Those accounted for 87.15 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Oranges, grapefruit, other citrus; Avocados, dates, figs, pineapples, etc.; Cucumbers, pickles, etc., fresh or chilled; Melons and papayas; and Onions, shallots, garlic, leeks, frozen or chilled, accounting for 85.84 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Progreso, Border Crossing, Texas’s exports:

  • Corn rose 180.25 percent compared to last year to $25.38 million.
  • Grain sorghum fell 45.67 percent compared to last year to $13.8 million.
  • Sugar and starch residues fell 37.37 percent compared to last year to $11.28 million.
  • Rice fell 58.42 percent compared to last year to $6.83 million.
  • Oilcake rose 30.15 percent compared to last year to $3.56 million.

On the import side:

  • Oranges, grapefruit, other citrus fell 31.49 percent compared to last year to $15.17 million.
  • Avocados, dates, figs, pineapples, etc. rose 125.44 percent compared to last year to $15.08 million.
  • Cucumbers, pickles, etc., fresh or chilled fell 15.29 percent compared to last year to $14.36 million.
  • Melons and papayas fell 5.28 percent compared to last year to $11.04 million.
  • Onions, shallots, garlic, leeks, frozen or chilled fell 5.34 percent compared to last year to $7.15 million.

Last year Progreso, Border Crossing, Texas posted total trade with the world of $369.32 million. The Port’s surplus was $65.78 million. Exports totaled $217.55 million and imports came to $151.77 million.