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Tucson International Airport, Ariz.

Tucson International Airport, Ariz.’s trade totaled $170.77 million for the month of October, $581.07 million through October of 2018, and $1.19 billion 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
1Romania$80.02 M
2Ukraine$75.5 M
3Mexico$73.47 M
4Canada$70.41 M
5Colombia$44.65 M
6Argentina$43 M
7United Arab Emirates$37.79 M
8Turkey$35.2 M
9United Kingdom$28.8 M
10Brazil$20.83 M

Overall Rank

Tucson International Airport, Ariz.’s trade decreases 45.72 percent through October

Tucson International Airport, Ariz.’s trade with the world fell 45.72 percent, from $1.07 billion to $581.07 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.

Tucson International Airport, Ariz. ranked No. 161 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. 143. It finished No. 143 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 Tucson International Airport, Ariz.’s top trade parters were No. 1 Romania, No. 2 Ukraine, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Colombia . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by France, United Arab Emirates, Mexico, Canada and Malta, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Romania rose 1500.08 percent to $80.02 million.
    Exports rose 1499.62 percent to $80 million. Imports totaled $23,283.
  • Trade with No. 2 Ukraine rose 2234356 percent to $75.5 million.
    Exports rose 2231743 percent to $75.41 million. Imports totaled $88,300.
  • Trade with No. 3 Mexico fell 36.03 percent to $73.47 million.
    Exports fell 75.75 percent to $3.34 million. Imports fell 30.62 percent to $70.13 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Canada rose 20.78 percent to $70.41 million.
    Exports fell 0.52 percent to $849,376. Imports rose 21.09 percent to $69.56 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 Colombia rose 5747.64 percent to $44.65 million.
    Exports rose 5747.64 percent to $44.65 million. There were no imports.

Tucson International Airport, Ariz.’s top five trading partners through October accounted for 59.21 percent of its trade with the world.

Tucson International Airport, Ariz. had trade surpluses with 63 countries and deficits with five through October. That compares with 67 surpluses and eight deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through October of this year were with Romania, $79.98 million; Ukraine, $75.33 million; and Colombia, $44.65 million. The top three deficits through October of this year were with Canada, $68.71 million; Mexico, $66.79 million; and Argentina, $43 million.

Through October it’s top exports were Civilian aircraft, parts; Bombs, grenades, cartridges, parts; Taps, cocks and valves for pipes, tanks; Navigational equipment; and Instruments to measure flow levels, parts, in that order. Those accounted for 90.13 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Value added to a returned import; Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites; Aircraft engines, engine parts; Bombs, grenades, cartridges, parts; and Cameras, flashes, accounting for 99.16 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Tucson International Airport, Ariz.’s exports:

  • Civilian aircraft, parts rose 169.71 percent compared to last year to $251.57 million.
  • Bombs, grenades, cartridges, parts fell 89.07 percent compared to last year to $29.98 million.
  • Taps, cocks and valves for pipes, tanks rose 47.03 percent compared to last year to $13.67 million.
  • Navigational equipment fell 76.63 percent compared to last year to $11.91 million.
  • Instruments to measure flow levels, parts rose 64.64 percent compared to last year to $9.36 million.

On the import side:

  • Value added to a returned import rose 26.02 percent compared to last year to $158.93 million.
  • Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites fell 86.45 percent compared to last year to $53.2 million.
  • Aircraft engines, engine parts totaled $10 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Bombs, grenades, cartridges, parts fell 33.88 percent compared to last year to $3.7 million.
  • Cameras, flashes rose 100.02 percent compared to last year to $2.16 million.

Last year Tucson International Airport, Ariz. posted total trade with the world of $870.73 million. The Port’s deficit was $11.54 million . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, Germany, Iceland, Norway and The Netherlands. Exports totaled $429.6 million and imports came to $441.13 million.