Sioux Falls Regional Airport, S.D.

Sioux Falls Regional Airport, S.D.’s trade totaled $18.27 million for the month of June, $106.93 million through June of 2020, and $260.04 million 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
1Canada$97.2 M
2China$3.79 M
3Germany$2.24 M
4Norway$566,928
5Malaysia$395,770
6Ireland$366,013
7Switzerland$362,741
8New Zealand$200,889
9Mexico$183,083
10Taiwan$180,598

Overall Rank

Sioux Falls Regional Airport, S.D.’s trade decreases 12.57 percent through June

Sioux Falls Regional Airport, S.D.’s trade with the world fell 12.57 percent, from $122.32 million to $106.93 million through the first six 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 $1.77 trillion, with exports at $687.16 billion and imports at $1.08 trillion. The nation’s total trade decreased 14.28 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports fell 16.57 percent and imports fell 12.75 percent.

Sioux Falls Regional Airport, S.D. ranked No. 194 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through June 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 June Sioux Falls Regional Airport, S.D.’s top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 China, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Norway and No. 5 Malaysia. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Canada, China, Germany, Switzerland and South Korea, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Canada fell 16.65 percent to $97.2 million.
    Exports fell 24.48 percent to $65.81 million. Imports rose 6.49 percent to $31.39 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 China rose 150.56 percent to $3.79 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 150.56 percent to $3.79 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 Germany rose 166.57 percent to $2.24 million.
    Exports rose 146.25 percent to $197,967. Imports rose 168.71 percent to $2.04 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Norway rose 150.97 percent to $566,928.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 150.97 percent to $566,928.
  • Trade with No. 5 Malaysia rose 458.43 percent to $395,770.
    Exports rose 7450.22 percent to $303,217. Imports rose 38.44 percent to $92,553.

Sioux Falls Regional Airport, S.D.’s top five trading partners through June accounted for 97.43 percent of its trade with the world.

Sioux Falls Regional Airport, S.D. had trade surpluses with six countries and deficits with 36 through June. That compares with three surpluses and 39 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through June of this year were with Canada, $34.42 million; Ireland, $366,013; and Malaysia, $210,664. The top three deficits through June of this year were with China, $3.79 million; Germany, $1.85 million; and Norway, $566,928.

Through June its top exports were Corrective lens, goggles, protective eyewear; Medical equipment for physicals; Jewelry, parts; Civilian aircraft, parts; and Misc. medical chemical re-agents, in that order. Those accounted for 30.66 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Returned exports, without change; Computers; Orthopedic appliances, artificial body parts; Cell phones, related equipment; and Navigational equipment, accounting for 50.33 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Sioux Falls Regional Airport, S.D.’s exports:

  • Corrective lens, goggles, protective eyewear fell 45.51 percent compared to last year to $6.65 million.
  • Medical equipment for physicals fell 25.14 percent compared to last year to $4.2 million.
  • Jewelry, parts rose 9.03 percent compared to last year to $3.83 million.
  • Civilian aircraft, parts rose 14.33 percent compared to last year to $3.08 million.
  • Misc. medical chemical re-agents rose 61.12 percent compared to last year to $2.72 million.

On the import side:

  • Returned exports, without change rose 72.64 percent compared to last year to $10.64 million.
  • Computers rose 39.54 percent compared to last year to $3 million.
  • Orthopedic appliances, artificial body parts fell 24.46 percent compared to last year to $2.47 million.
  • Cell phones, related equipment fell 23.71 percent compared to last year to $2.12 million.
  • Navigational equipment rose 2.59 percent compared to last year to $1.95 million.

Last year Sioux Falls Regional Airport, S.D. posted total trade with the world of $260.04 million. The Port’s surplus was $112.11 million. Exports totaled $186.08 million and imports came to $73.97 million.