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San Luis Border Crossing, Ariz.

San Luis Border Crossing, Ariz.’s trade totaled $93.29 million for the month of August, $938.88 million through August of 2019, and $1.29 billion for all of 2018, 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$914.61 M
2China$17.3 M
3Germany$2.67 M
4Peru$2.07 M
5France$1.13 M
6Malaysia$204,295
7Pakistan$180,034
8Taiwan$145,584
9Canada$110,258
10Italy$83,005

Overall Rank

San Luis Border Crossing, Ariz.’s trade increases 15.39 percent through August

San Luis Border Crossing, Ariz.’s trade with the world rose 15.39 percent, from $813.65 million to $938.88 million through the first eight months of 2019 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 $2.77 trillion, with exports at $1.1 trillion and imports at $1.67 trillion. The nation’s total trade decreased 0.32 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports fell 0.71 percent and imports fell 0.07 percent.

San Luis Border Crossing, Ariz. ranked No. 139 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through August of 2019.

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 August San Luis Border Crossing, Ariz.’s top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 China, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Peru and No. 5 France. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Mexico, China, Germany, France and Vietnam, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Mexico rose 15.13 percent to $914.61 million.
    Exports rose 3.47 percent to $343.48 million. Imports rose 23.5 percent to $571.13 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 China rose 18.91 percent to $17.3 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 18.91 percent to $17.3 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 Germany rose 32.53 percent to $2.67 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 32.53 percent to $2.67 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Peru rose 2700.07 percent to $2.07 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 2700.07 percent to $2.07 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 France rose 27.39 percent to $1.13 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 27.39 percent to $1.13 million.

San Luis Border Crossing, Ariz.’s top five trading partners through August accounted for 99.88 percent of its trade with the world.

San Luis Border Crossing, Ariz. had trade surpluses with one countries and deficits with 32 through August. That compares with one surpluses and 30 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through August of this year were with Somalia, $16,515; Switzerland, $0; and The Netherlands, $0. The top three deficits through August of this year were with Mexico, $227.64 million; China, $17.3 million; and Germany, $2.67 million.

Through August its top exports were Fresh apples, pears; Cell phones, related equipment; TVs, computer monitors; Commercial vehicles; and Electric generating sets, rotary converters, in that order. Those accounted for 49.23 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Peppers, asparagus, squash, etc.; Cell phones, related equipment; Insulated wire, cable; Amplifiers, speakers, microphones; and Onions, shallots, garlic, leeks, frozen or chilled, accounting for 53.09 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at San Luis Border Crossing, Ariz.’s exports:

  • Fresh apples, pears rose 6.43 percent compared to last year to $54.83 million.
  • Cell phones, related equipment fell 20.58 percent compared to last year to $30.62 million.
  • TVs, computer monitors fell 56.71 percent compared to last year to $28.86 million.
  • Commercial vehicles fell 3.02 percent compared to last year to $27.95 million.
  • Electric generating sets, rotary converters rose 327487 percent compared to last year to $26.86 million.

On the import side:

  • Peppers, asparagus, squash, etc. rose 50.55 percent compared to last year to $129.93 million.
  • Cell phones, related equipment rose 2.25 percent compared to last year to $66.26 million.
  • Insulated wire, cable rose 99.16 percent compared to last year to $42.65 million.
  • Amplifiers, speakers, microphones fell 40.08 percent compared to last year to $38.96 million.
  • Onions, shallots, garlic, leeks, frozen or chilled rose 211 percent compared to last year to $38.29 million.

Last year San Luis Border Crossing, Ariz. posted total trade with the world of $1.29 billion. The Port’s deficit was $215.64 million. At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Mexico, China, India, Germany and Japan. Exports totaled $535.11 million and imports came to $750.76 million.