|1||Misc. mineral or chemical fertilizers||$639,955|
|2||Phosphoric, related acids||$195,074|
|3||Trailers and similar vehicles||$65,055|
|4||Machine tool parts||$61,465|
|6||Agricultural machinery for lawns, lawn rollers, pa||$34,318|
|7||Articles of Plaster or Items Based on Plaster 6809||$27,605|
|8||Beans, peas, dried or shelled||$20,108|
|9||Tarpaulins, sails, awnings, tents, etc.||$16,962|
|1||Returned exports, without change||$3.68 M|
|2||Agricultural machinery for lawns, lawn rollers, pa||$1.9 M|
|3||Beans, peas, dried or shelled||$120,000|
|4||Harvesting machinery for poultry||$49,396|
|5||Gasoline, other fuels||$46,197|
|7||Misc. builders' plastics||$19,181|
|8||Knives & Blades For Machines & Appliances, B 8208||$12,255|
|9||Electrical supplies, apparatus, less than 1000V||$2,399|
|10||Misc. articles of unhardened vulcanized rubber||$346|
Turner Border Crossing, Mont.’s trade increases 103.1 percent through May
Turner Border Crossing, Mont.’s trade with the world rose 103.1 percent, from $3.47 million to $7.04 million through the first five 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 $1.48 trillion, with exports at $582.11 billion and imports at $898.44 billion. The nation’s total trade decreased 13.61 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports fell 15.09 percent and imports fell 12.63 percent.
Turner Border Crossing, Mont. ranked No. 320 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through May 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 May 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 103.64 percent to $7.02 million.
Exports fell 48.18 percent to $1.17 million. Imports rose 392.99 percent to $5.84 million.
- Trade with No. 2 Germany fell 1.64 percent to $21,694.
There were no exports. Imports totaled $21,694.
- Trade with No. 3 China totaled $4,368.
There were no exports. Imports totaled $4,368.
Turner Border Crossing, Mont.’s top five trading partners through May 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 May. That compares with two surpluses and zero deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through May of this year were with China, $4,368; Germany, $21,694; and Canada, $4.67 million. The top three deficits through May of this year were with Canada, $4.67 million; Germany $21,694; and China $4,368.
Through May its top exports were Misc. mineral or chemical fertilizers; Phosphoric, related acids; Trailers and similar vehicles; Machine tool parts; and Nitrogenous fertilizers, in that order. Those accounted for 85.29 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Returned exports, without change; Agricultural machinery for lawns, lawn rollers, pa; Beans, peas, dried or shelled; Harvesting machinery for poultry; and Gasoline, other fuels, accounting for 98.68 percent of all inbound shipments.
Looking more closely at Turner Border Crossing, Mont.’s exports:
- Misc. mineral or chemical fertilizers rose 271.68 percent compared to last year to $639,955.
- Phosphoric, related acids fell 34.79 percent compared to last year to $195,074.
- Trailers and similar vehicles rose 11.41 percent compared to last year to $65,055.
- Machine tool parts rose 829.88 percent compared to last year to $61,465.
- Nitrogenous fertilizers totaled $36,995. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
On the import side:
- Returned exports, without change rose 865.44 percent compared to last year to $3.68 million.
- Agricultural machinery for lawns, lawn rollers, pa rose 81.84 percent compared to last year to $1.9 million.
- Beans, peas, dried or shelled fell 79.86 percent compared to last year to $120,000.
- Harvesting machinery for poultry rose 20.43 percent compared to last year to $49,396.
- Gasoline, other fuels totaled $46,197. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
Last year Turner Border Crossing, Mont. posted total trade with the world of $6.67 million. The Port’s deficit was $1.01 million. Exports totaled $2.83 million and imports came to $3.84 million.