San Juan International Airport, P.R.

San Juan International Airport, P.R.’s trade totaled $1.49 billion for the month of May, $5.56 billion through May of 2020, and $15.6 billion 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
1Ireland$1.81 B
2Italy$612.45 M
3Spain$596.47 M
4Japan$572.52 M
5Singapore$336.54 M
6Belgium$291.41 M
7Germany$263 M
8The Netherlands$214.4 M
9China$209.17 M
10France$184.75 M

Overall Rank

San Juan International Airport, P.R.’s trade decreases 17.09 percent through May

San Juan International Airport, P.R.’s trade with the world fell 17.09 percent, from $6.71 billion to $5.56 billion 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.

San Juan International Airport, P.R. ranked No. 58 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 San Juan International Airport, P.R.’s top trade partners were No. 1 Ireland, No. 2 Italy, No. 3 Spain, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Singapore. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Ireland, Italy, Austria, Spain and Japan, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Ireland fell 1.55 percent to $1.81 billion.
    Exports fell 97.08 percent to $52.29 million. Imports rose 3467.56 percent to $1.76 billion.
  • Trade with No. 2 Italy fell 10.18 percent to $612.45 million.
    Exports rose 2542.43 percent to $579.76 million. Imports fell 95.05 percent to $32.68 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 Spain rose 15.09 percent to $596.47 million.
    Exports rose 46013 percent to $594.96 million. Imports fell 99.71 percent to $1.5 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Japan rose 14.73 percent to $572.52 million.
    Exports rose 2699.21 percent to $542.03 million. Imports fell 93.64 percent to $30.5 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 Singapore fell 8.69 percent to $336.54 million.
    Exports fell 96.7 percent to $8.9 million. Imports rose 230.33 percent to $327.64 million.

San Juan International Airport, P.R.’s top five trading partners through May accounted for 70.69 percent of its trade with the world.

San Juan International Airport, P.R. had trade surpluses with 74 countries and deficits with 36 through May. That compares with 39 surpluses and 75 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through May of this year were with Spain, $593.46 million; Italy, $547.08 million; and Japan, $511.53 million. The top three deficits through May of this year were with Ireland, $1.71 billion; Singapore, $318.74 million; and Canada, $35.92 million.

Through May its top exports were Medicines in individual dosages; Insulin, hormones and steroids; Plasma, vaccines, blood; Orthopedic appliances, artificial body parts; and Heterocyclic chemical compounds, in that order. Those accounted for 92.03 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Sulfonamides; Heterocyclic chemical compounds; Nucleic acids and salts, heterocyclic compounds; Medicines in individual dosages; and Plasma, vaccines, blood, accounting for 92.32 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at San Juan International Airport, P.R.’s exports:

  • Medicines in individual dosages rose 5.55 percent compared to last year to $2.1 billion.
  • Insulin, hormones and steroids fell 72.55 percent compared to last year to $357.04 million.
  • Plasma, vaccines, blood rose 226.08 percent compared to last year to $244.93 million.
  • Orthopedic appliances, artificial body parts rose 88.12 percent compared to last year to $140.21 million.
  • Heterocyclic chemical compounds fell 58.8 percent compared to last year to $76.7 million.

On the import side:

  • Sulfonamides fell 0.2 percent compared to last year to $1.21 billion.
  • Heterocyclic chemical compounds rose 41.23 percent compared to last year to $727.93 million.
  • Nucleic acids and salts, heterocyclic compounds rose 75.5 percent compared to last year to $123.68 million.
  • Medicines in individual dosages fell 14.8 percent compared to last year to $81.73 million.
  • Plasma, vaccines, blood rose 192.72 percent compared to last year to $70.63 million.

Last year San Juan International Airport, P.R. posted total trade with the world of $15.6 billion. The Port’s surplus was $3.37 billion. Exports totaled $9.48 billion and imports came to $6.12 billion.