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San Jose International Airport, Calif.

San Jose International Airport, Calif.’s trade totaled $108.06 million for the month of October, $1.05 billion through October of 2018, and $1.28 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
1China$297.51 M
2Japan$252.83 M
3Azerbaijan$113.55 M
4The Netherlands$77.83 M
5Ireland$48.27 M
6Malaysia$43.77 M
7Taiwan$38.4 M
8United Kingdom$35.5 M
9Germany$25.99 M
10Norway$21.95 M

Overall Rank

San Jose International Airport, Calif.’s trade decreases 7.22 percent through October

San Jose International Airport, Calif.’s trade with the world fell 7.22 percent, from $1.13 billion to $1.05 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.

San Jose International Airport, Calif. ranked No. 143 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. 142. It finished No. 142 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 San Jose International Airport, Calif.’s top trade parters were No. 1 China, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Azerbaijan, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 Ireland . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by China, Hong Kong, Japan, Spain and United Kingdom, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 China rose 23.46 percent to $297.51 million.
    Exports rose 11.6 percent to $77.2 million. Imports rose 28.24 percent to $220.31 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 Japan rose 60.18 percent to $252.83 million.
    Exports rose 67.09 percent to $245.25 million. Imports fell 31.45 percent to $7.58 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 Azerbaijan totaled $113.55 million.
    Exports totaled $113.55 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 4 The Netherlands rose 89.49 percent to $77.83 million.
    Exports rose 89.34 percent to $77.63 million. Imports rose 173.83 percent to $196,248.
  • Trade with No. 5 Ireland rose 116.29 percent to $48.27 million.
    Exports rose 116.49 percent to $48.27 million. There were no imports.

San Jose International Airport, Calif.’s top five trading partners through October accounted for 75.12 percent of its trade with the world.

San Jose International Airport, Calif. had trade surpluses with 63 countries and deficits with 26 through October. That compares with 52 surpluses and 36 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through October of this year were with Japan, $237.67 million; Azerbaijan, $113.55 million; and The Netherlands, $77.44 million. The top three deficits through October of this year were with China, $143.11 million; Malaysia, $41.87 million; and Taiwan, $34.46 million.

Through October it’s top exports were Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites; Medical instruments for surgeons, dentists, vets; Computer parts; Plasma, vaccines, blood; and Computers, in that order. Those accounted for 44.05 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Computer parts; Computer chips; Cell phones, related equipment; Fish fillets, chilled or frozen; and Computers, accounting for 65.34 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at San Jose International Airport, Calif.’s exports:

  • Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites fell 72.7 percent compared to last year to $109 million.
  • Medical instruments for surgeons, dentists, vets rose 151.17 percent compared to last year to $54.82 million.
  • Computer parts rose 2116.39 percent compared to last year to $51.83 million.
  • Plasma, vaccines, blood rose 132.9 percent compared to last year to $43.86 million.
  • Computers rose 41.05 percent compared to last year to $38.44 million.

On the import side:

  • Computer parts rose 35.14 percent compared to last year to $131.55 million.
  • Computer chips rose 347.07 percent compared to last year to $41.14 million.
  • Cell phones, related equipment rose 31.68 percent compared to last year to $31.08 million.
  • Fish fillets, chilled or frozen fell 29.7 percent compared to last year to $21.96 million.
  • Computers rose 10.59 percent compared to last year to $19.44 million.

Last year San Jose International Airport, Calif. posted total trade with the world of $2.55 billion. The Port’s surplus was $1.79 billion . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, Germany, Iceland, Norway and The Netherlands. Exports totaled $2.17 billion and imports came to $378.02 million.