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Spokane International Airport, Wash.

Spokane International Airport, Wash.’s trade totaled $28.7 million for the month of October, $361.2 million through October of 2018, and $521.59 million for all of 2017, 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$358.62 M
2South Korea$956,666
3United Kingdom$398,727
4New Zealand$306,780
5Kazakhstan$191,485
6France$111,880
7Japan$83,330
8China$80,936
9Hong Kong$70,188
10Mexico$48,335

Overall Rank

Spokane International Airport, Wash.’s trade decreases 16.39 percent through October

Spokane International Airport, Wash.’s trade with the world fell 16.39 percent, from $431.99 million to $361.2 million through the first 10 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 $3.51 trillion, with exports at $1.39 trillion and imports at $2.12 trillion. The nation’s total trade increased 9.25 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports rose 8.95 percent and imports rose 9.44 percent.

Spokane International Airport, Wash. ranked No. 174 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through October of 2018. During the same period of 2017 it ranked No. 167. It finished No. 166 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; Chicago O’Hare International Airport; John F. Kennedy International Airport and Port of Newark.

Through October Spokane International Airport, Wash.’s top trade parters were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 South Korea, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 New Zealand and No. 5 Kazakhstan . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Canada, United Kingdom, South Korea, France and China, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Canada fell 15.04 percent to $358.62 million.
    Exports fell 40.34 percent to $532,003. Imports fell 14.99 percent to $358.09 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 South Korea rose 26.75 percent to $956,666.
    Exports rose 26.81 percent to $956,666. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 3 United Kingdom fell 95.35 percent to $398,727.
    Exports rose 41.11 percent to $390,727. Imports fell 99.9 percent to $8,000.
  • Trade with No. 4 New Zealand rose 1315.1 percent to $306,780.
    Exports rose 1315.1 percent to $306,780. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 5 Kazakhstan totaled $191,485.
    Exports totaled $191,485. There were no imports.

Spokane International Airport, Wash.’s top five trading partners through October accounted for 99.8 percent of its trade with the world.

Spokane International Airport, Wash. had trade surpluses with 27 countries and deficits with five through October. That compares with 14 surpluses and 10 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through October of this year were with South Korea, $956,666; United Kingdom, $382,727; and New Zealand, $306,780. The top three deficits through October of this year were with Canada, $357.56 million; Vietnam, $32,102; and Mexico, $18,381.

Through October it’s top exports were Fresh apricots, cherries, peaches and plums; Vehicles for invalids; Medical equipment for physicals; Value added to a returned import; and Taps, cocks and valves for pipes, tanks, in that order. Those accounted for 90.99 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Electrical energy; Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites; Value added to a returned import; Padlocks, locks and keys, parts; and Electrical boards, panels and switches, accounting for 99.97 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Spokane International Airport, Wash.’s exports:

  • Fresh apricots, cherries, peaches and plums rose 23.34 percent compared to last year to $952,100.
  • Vehicles for invalids rose 404.76 percent compared to last year to $656,172.
  • Medical equipment for physicals rose 12.61 percent compared to last year to $483,804.
  • Value added to a returned import fell 15.19 percent compared to last year to $461,175.
  • Taps, cocks and valves for pipes, tanks totaled $188,326. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.

On the import side:

  • Electrical energy fell 18.5 percent compared to last year to $342.26 million.
  • Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites rose 42.02 percent compared to last year to $12 million.
  • Value added to a returned import rose 264.26 percent compared to last year to $3.76 million.
  • Padlocks, locks and keys, parts rose 10.89 percent compared to last year to $46,140.
  • Electrical boards, panels and switches totaled $18,613. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

Last year Spokane International Airport, Wash. posted total trade with the world of $410.81 million. The Port’s deficit was $397.47 million . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, Germany, Iceland, Norway and The Netherlands. Exports totaled $6.67 million and imports came to $404.14 million.