|2||Harvesting machinery for poultry||$330,798|
|3||Agricultural machinery for lawns, lawn rollers, pa||$105,782|
|5||Poultry incubators, equipment||$47,223|
|7||Misc. engines and motors, parts||$11,377|
|8||Interchange tools for hand- or machine-tools||$9,563|
|9||Parts for heavy machinery||$4,133|
|10||Compressors and pumps||$3,843|
|2||Misc. mineral or chemical fertilizers||$301,948|
|5||Electrical boards, panels and switches||$3,036|
|7||Sand-blasting, other liquid-dispersing equipment||$0|
|8||Machinery for sorting minerals, ores||$0|
|10||Misc. engines and motors, parts||$0|
Sarles Border Crossing, N.D.’s trade decreases 5.72 percent through March
Sarles Border Crossing, N.D.’s trade with the world fell 5.72 percent, from $1.87 million to $1.76 million through the first three 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 $1 trillion, with exports at $403 billion and imports at $598 billion. The nation’s total trade increased 8.4 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports rose 8 percent and imports rose 8.67 percent.
Sarles Border Crossing, N.D. ranked No. 299 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through March of 2018. During the same period of 2017 it ranked No. 313. It finished No. 327 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; John F. Kennedy International Airport; Chicago O’Hare International Airport and Port of Newark.
Through March Sarles Border Crossing, N.D.’s only trade partners was . Through the same period of the previous year, the only spots was held by , respectively
Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:
Sarles Border Crossing, N.D.’s top five trading partners through March accounted for 0 percent of its trade with the world.
Sarles Border Crossing, N.D. had trade surpluses with zero countries and deficits with zero through March. That compares with zero surpluses and zero deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top surplus through March of this year was Canada, $0. The top deficit through March of this year was Canada, $0.
Through March it’s top five exports by value March were Tractors; Prefabricated buildings; Poultry incubators, equipment; Barley; and Harvesting machinery for poultry, in that order. Those accounted for 97.17 percent of its total outbound trade. The value of the Port’s top five imports March were Wheat; Misc. mineral or chemical fertilizers; Nitrogenous fertilizers; Paper cartons, office box files, etc.; and Motor vehicle engines, accounted for 100 percent of all inbound shipments.
Looking more closely at Sarles Border Crossing, N.D.’s exports:
- Tractors totaled $231,087. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
- Prefabricated buildings totaled $65,399. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
- Poultry incubators, equipment totaled $33,484. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
- Barley totaled $15,954. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
- Harvesting machinery for poultry fell 84.61 percent compared to last year to $12,084.
On the import side:
- Wheat fell 35.62 percent compared to last year to $1 million.
- Misc. mineral or chemical fertilizers rose 1140.03 percent compared to last year to $301,948.
- Nitrogenous fertilizers rose 16.54 percent compared to last year to $34,556.
- Paper cartons, office box files, etc. totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
- Motor vehicle engines totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
Last year Sarles Border Crossing, N.D. posted total trade with the world of $3.44 million. The Port’s deficit was $2.53 million . At the end of the year, the region’s top five partners were Canada, Germany, Iceland, Norway and The Netherlands. Exports totaled $454,121 and imports came to $2.99 million.