Shell Oil Terminal, Martinez, Calif.

Shell Oil Terminal, Martinez, Calif.’s trade totaled $69.98 million for the month of May, $1.05 billion through May of 2020, and $3.91 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
1Ecuador$377.33 M
2Saudi Arabia$109.7 M
3Trinidad and Tobago$98.78 M
4Mexico$75.04 M
5Chile$66.7 M
6Canada$56.31 M
7Hong Kong$52.56 M
8Peru$42.35 M
9Colombia$35.92 M
10Panama$33.16 M

Overall Rank

Shell Oil Terminal, Martinez, Calif.’s trade decreases 47.67 percent through May

Shell Oil Terminal, Martinez, Calif.’s trade with the world fell 47.67 percent, from $2 billion to $1.05 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.

Shell Oil Terminal, Martinez, Calif. ranked No. 100 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 Shell Oil Terminal, Martinez, Calif.’s top trade partners were No. 1 Ecuador, No. 2 Saudi Arabia, No. 3 Trinidad and Tobago, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Chile. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Ecuador, Saudi Arabia, Mexico, Colombia and Brazil, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Ecuador fell 20.72 percent to $377.33 million.
    Exports fell 91.84 percent to $38.82 million. Imports totaled $338.5 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 Saudi Arabia fell 49.64 percent to $109.7 million.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $109.7 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 Trinidad and Tobago fell 21.05 percent to $98.78 million.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $98.78 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Mexico fell 54.52 percent to $75.04 million.
    Exports totaled $75.04 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 5 Chile fell 48.23 percent to $66.7 million.
    Exports totaled $66.7 million. There were no imports.

Shell Oil Terminal, Martinez, Calif.’s top five trading partners through May accounted for 69.35 percent of its trade with the world.

Shell Oil Terminal, Martinez, Calif. had trade surpluses with nine countries and deficits with 15 through May. That compares with 23 surpluses and seven deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through May of this year were with Mexico, $75.04 million; Chile, $66.7 million; and Hong Kong, $52.56 million. The top three deficits through May of this year were with Ecuador, $299.68 million; Saudi Arabia, $109.7 million; and Trinidad and Tobago, $98.78 million.

Through May its top exports were Gasoline, other fuels; Oil; Petroleum products; Returned exports, without change; and Instruments to measure flow levels, parts, in that order. Those accounted for 100 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Oil; Gasoline, other fuels; Returned exports, without change; Instruments to measure flow levels, parts; and Taps, cocks and valves for pipes, tanks, accounting for 99.95 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Shell Oil Terminal, Martinez, Calif.’s exports:

  • Gasoline, other fuels rose 3.09 percent compared to last year to $360.15 million.
  • Oil totaled $6.34 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Petroleum products fell 38.56 percent compared to last year to $2.71 million.
  • Returned exports, without change totaled $0. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Instruments to measure flow levels, parts totaled $0. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.

On the import side:

  • Oil fell 54.02 percent compared to last year to $664.85 million.
  • Gasoline, other fuels fell 93.94 percent compared to last year to $12.4 million.
  • Returned exports, without change rose 1845.99 percent compared to last year to $1.04 million.
  • Instruments to measure flow levels, parts totaled $742,967. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Taps, cocks and valves for pipes, tanks rose 17789 percent compared to last year to $545,604.

Last year Shell Oil Terminal, Martinez, Calif. posted total trade with the world of $3.91 billion. The Port’s deficit was $2.69 billion. Exports totaled $611.7 million and imports came to $3.3 billion.