|2||Gasoline, other fuels||$178,260|
|3||Work trucks, other than tractors||$127,315|
|4||Harvesting machinery for poultry||$119,199|
|5||Misc. mineral or chemical fertilizers||$114,877|
|6||Special Canadian classifications||$93,186|
|7||Beans, peas, dried or shelled||$88,469|
|9||Trailers and similar vehicles||$41,586|
|1||Agricultural machinery for lawns, lawn rollers, pa||$2.37 M|
|2||Harvesting machinery for poultry||$300,414|
|5||Presses for wine, juices, ciders||$71,221|
|6||Misc. builders' plastics||$55,135|
|7||Value added to a returned import||$34,669|
|10||Insulated wire, cable||$5,380|
Turner Border Crossing, Mont.’s trade decreases 54.13 percent through March
Turner Border Crossing, Mont.’s trade with the world fell 54.13 percent, from $4.71 million to $2.16 million through the first three 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 $1 trillion, with exports at $403 billion and imports at $598 billion. The nation’s total trade increased 8.4 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports rose 8 percent and imports rose 8.67 percent.
Turner Border Crossing, Mont. ranked No. 297 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through March of 2018. During the same period of 2017 it ranked No. 282. It finished No. 306 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; John F. Kennedy International Airport; Chicago O’Hare International Airport and Port of Newark.
Through March Turner Border Crossing, Mont.’s only trade partners were No. 1 Canada and No. 2 Germany . Through the same period of the previous year, the only spots were held by Canada and Germany, respectively
Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:
- Trade with No. 1 Canada fell 54.2 percent to $2 million.
Exports rose 111.63 percent to $786,527. Imports fell 68.4 percent to $1 million.
- Trade with No. 2 Germany totaled $3,425.
There were no exports. Imports totaled $3,425.
Turner Border Crossing, Mont.’s top five trading partners through March accounted for 100 percent of its trade with the world.
Turner Border Crossing, Mont. had trade surpluses with zero countries and deficits with two through March. That compares with zero surpluses and one deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top two surpluses through March of this year were with Germany, $3,425; Canada, $584,416; and . The top two deficits through March of this year were with Canada $584,416; Germany $3,425; and .
Through March it’s top five exports by value March were Bran, etc.; Work trucks, other than tractors; Special Canadian classifications; Gasoline, other fuels; and Beans, peas, dried or shelled, in that order. Those accounted for 68.45 percent of its total outbound trade. The value of the Port’s top five imports March were Agricultural machinery for lawns, lawn rollers, pa; Potassic fertilizers; Misc. builders’ plastics; Harvesting machinery for poultry; and Wheat, accounted for 100 percent of all inbound shipments.
Looking more closely at Turner Border Crossing, Mont.’s exports:
- Bran, etc. totaled $140,283. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
- Work trucks, other than tractors totaled $127,315. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
- Special Canadian classifications totaled $93,186. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
- Gasoline, other fuels totaled $89,120. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
- Beans, peas, dried or shelled rose 98.99 percent compared to last year to $88,469.
On the import side:
- Agricultural machinery for lawns, lawn rollers, pa rose 211.51 percent compared to last year to $1 million.
- Potassic fertilizers totaled $30,839. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
- Misc. builders’ plastics totaled $10,973. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
- Harvesting machinery for poultry rose 178.05 percent compared to last year to $6,968.
- Wheat fell 100 percent compared to last year to $0.
Last year Turner Border Crossing, Mont. posted total trade with the world of $7.43 million. The Port’s deficit was $3.99 million . At the end of the year, the region’s top five partners were Canada, Germany, Iceland, Norway and The Netherlands. Exports totaled $1.72 million and imports came to $5.71 million.