|1||Phosphoric, related acids||$299,137|
|2||Misc. mineral or chemical fertilizers||$172,181|
|3||Special Canadian classifications||$171,577|
|4||Sugar and starch residues||$131,512|
|6||Trailers and similar vehicles||$95,833|
|8||Hay, including alfalfa hay, etc.||$69,411|
|9||Video game consoles||$65,871|
|10||Motor vehicle parts||$60,702|
|1||Agricultural machinery for lawns, lawn rollers, pa||$1.15 M|
|2||Beans, peas, dried or shelled||$725,209|
|3||Value added to a returned import||$403,097|
|5||Harvesting machinery for poultry||$152,587|
|8||Misc. builders' plastics||$26,396|
|9||Knives & Blades For Machines & Appliances, B 8208||$15,651|
|10||Electrical supplies, apparatus, less than 1000V||$6,996|
Turner Border Crossing, Mont.’s trade increases 20.47 percent through August
Turner Border Crossing, Mont.’s trade with the world rose 20.47 percent, from $3.83 million to $4.62 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.
Turner Border Crossing, Mont. ranked No. 316 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 Turner Border Crossing, Mont.’s top trade partners only trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Germany and No. 3 China. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners only spots were held by Canada, Germany and China, respectively.
Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:
- Trade with No. 1 Canada rose 19.81 percent to $4.55 million.
Exports rose 52.16 percent to $1.77 million. Imports rose 5.58 percent to $2.79 million.
- Trade with No. 2 Germany rose 121.37 percent to $57,869.
There were no exports. Imports rose 121.37 percent to $57,869.
- Trade with No. 3 China fell 20.22 percent to $2,932.
There were no exports. Imports fell 20.22 percent to $2,932.
Turner Border Crossing, Mont.’s top five trading partners through August accounted for 100 percent of its trade with the world.
Turner Border Crossing, Mont. had trade surpluses with zero countries and deficits with three through August. That compares with zero surpluses and three deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through August of this year were with China, $2,932; Germany, $57,869; and Canada, $1.02 million. The top three deficits through August of this year were with Canada, $1.02 million; Germany $57,869; and China $2,932.
Through August its top exports were Phosphoric, related acids; Misc. mineral or chemical fertilizers; Special Canadian classifications; Sugar and starch residues; and Prefabricated buildings, in that order. Those accounted for 50.11 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Agricultural machinery for lawns, lawn rollers, pa; Beans, peas, dried or shelled; Value added to a returned import; Nitrogenous fertilizers; and Harvesting machinery for poultry, accounting for 94.05 percent of all inbound shipments.
Looking more closely at Turner Border Crossing, Mont.’s exports:
- Phosphoric, related acids totaled $299,137. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
- Misc. mineral or chemical fertilizers rose 49.88 percent compared to last year to $172,181.
- Special Canadian classifications rose 84.12 percent compared to last year to $171,577.
- Sugar and starch residues totaled $131,512. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
- Prefabricated buildings totaled $111,277. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
On the import side:
- Agricultural machinery for lawns, lawn rollers, pa fell 41.15 percent compared to last year to $1.15 million.
- Beans, peas, dried or shelled totaled $725,209. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
- Value added to a returned import rose 1463.97 percent compared to last year to $403,097.
- Nitrogenous fertilizers rose 1621.63 percent compared to last year to $243,301.
- Harvesting machinery for poultry fell 43.18 percent compared to last year to $152,587.
Last year Turner Border Crossing, Mont. posted total trade with the world of $5.32 million. The Port’s deficit was $1.92 million. At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners only partners were Canada, Germany and China. Exports totaled $1.7 million and imports came to $3.62 million.