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Tucson International Airport, Ariz.

Tucson International Airport, Ariz.’s trade totaled $30.4 million for the month of August, $321.77 million through August of 2019, and $787.29 million for all of 2018, 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
1France$169.89 M
2United Arab Emirates$35.09 M
3Israel$30.73 M
4Canada$24.46 M
5Philippines$11.42 M
6Brazil$8.03 M
7United Kingdom$7.95 M
8China$4.93 M
9Germany$4.15 M
10Luxembourg$3 M

Overall Rank

Tucson International Airport, Ariz.’s trade decreases 18.02 percent through August

Tucson International Airport, Ariz.’s trade with the world fell 18.02 percent, from $392.51 million to $321.77 million through the first eight months of 2019 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 $2.77 trillion, with exports at $1.1 trillion and imports at $1.67 trillion. The nation’s total trade decreased 0.32 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports fell 0.71 percent and imports fell 0.07 percent.

Tucson International Airport, Ariz. ranked No. 168 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through August of 2019.

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 August Tucson International Airport, Ariz.’s top trade partners were No. 1 France, No. 2 United Arab Emirates, No. 3 Israel, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Philippines. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Romania, Ukraine, Canada, Colombia and United Arab Emirates, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 France rose 2417.01 percent to $169.89 million.
    Exports fell 12.55 percent to $5.9 million. Imports totaled $163.99 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 United Arab Emirates fell 4.76 percent to $35.09 million.
    Exports fell 72.55 percent to $10.09 million. Imports rose 33101 percent to $25 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 Israel rose 4530.41 percent to $30.73 million.
    Exports fell 12.67 percent to $579,557. Imports totaled $30.15 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Canada fell 64.41 percent to $24.46 million.
    Exports rose 1179.8 percent to $9.15 million. Imports fell 77.49 percent to $15.31 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 Philippines rose 364191 percent to $11.42 million.
    Exports rose 364191 percent to $11.42 million. There were no imports.

Tucson International Airport, Ariz.’s top five trading partners through August accounted for 84.41 percent of its trade with the world.

Tucson International Airport, Ariz. had trade surpluses with 55 countries and deficits with 11 through August. That compares with 61 surpluses and three deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through August of this year were with Philippines, $11.42 million; United Kingdom, $4.93 million; and China, $4.47 million. The top three deficits through August of this year were with France, $158.09 million; Israel, $29.57 million; and United Arab Emirates, $14.91 million.

Through August its top exports were Civilian aircraft, parts; Bombs, grenades, cartridges, parts; Taps, cocks and valves for pipes, tanks; Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites; and Instruments to measure flow levels, parts, in that order. Those accounted for 73.23 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites; Value added to a returned import; Returned exports, with change; Bombs, grenades, cartridges, parts; and Cameras, flashes, accounting for 99.02 percent of all inbound shipments.

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

  • Civilian aircraft, parts fell 92.9 percent compared to last year to $15.69 million.
  • Bombs, grenades, cartridges, parts fell 55.51 percent compared to last year to $13.34 million.
  • Taps, cocks and valves for pipes, tanks rose 4.29 percent compared to last year to $10.33 million.
  • Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites totaled $7.21 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Instruments to measure flow levels, parts fell 12.17 percent compared to last year to $6.85 million.

On the import side:

  • Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites rose 347.55 percent compared to last year to $166.49 million.
  • Value added to a returned import rose 29.5 percent compared to last year to $60 million.
  • Returned exports, with change totaled $16 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Bombs, grenades, cartridges, parts fell 2.13 percent compared to last year to $3 million.
  • Cameras, flashes fell 29.37 percent compared to last year to $882,454.

Last year Tucson International Airport, Ariz. posted total trade with the world of $787.29 million. The Port’s surplus was $286.18 million. At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Romania, Mexico and Canada. Exports totaled $536.74 million and imports came to $250.55 million.