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Vanceboro Border Crossing, Maine

Vanceboro Border Crossing, Maine’s trade totaled $29.5 million for the month of August, $258.63 million through August of 2019, and $398.65 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
1Canada$258.63 M

Overall Rank

Vanceboro Border Crossing, Maine’s trade decreases 2.08 percent through August

Vanceboro Border Crossing, Maine’s trade with the world fell 2.08 percent, from $264.11 million to $258.63 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.

Vanceboro Border Crossing, Maine ranked No. 177 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 Vanceboro Border Crossing, Maine’s top trade partners only trade partners were No. 1 Canada and No. 2 China. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners only spots were held by Canada and China, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Canada fell 2.07 percent to $258.63 million.
    Exports fell 15.63 percent to $16.82 million. Imports fell 0.97 percent to $241.81 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 China fell 100 percent to $0.
    There were no exports. There were no imports.

Vanceboro Border Crossing, Maine’s top five trading partners through August accounted for 100 percent of its trade with the world.

Vanceboro Border Crossing, Maine had trade surpluses with zero countries and deficits with one through August. That compares with zero surpluses and two deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top two surpluses through August of this year were with China, $0; Canada, $225 million; and . The top two deficits through August of this year were with Canada $225 million; China $0; and .

Through August its top exports were Kaolin clays; Fuel wood in logs, chips; Cranes, derricks, industrial-use vehicles; Railway, trolley maintenance vehicles; and Railway or Tramway Sleepers (Cross-Ties) of W 4406, in that order. Those accounted for 96.73 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Paper, uncoated, for writing; Chemical wood pulp, not dissolving grade; Petroleum products; Petroleum gases, other gaseous hydrocarbons; and Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic, accounting for 80.48 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Vanceboro Border Crossing, Maine’s exports:

  • Kaolin clays fell 2.25 percent compared to last year to $9.2 million.
  • Fuel wood in logs, chips rose 11.98 percent compared to last year to $6.02 million.
  • Cranes, derricks, industrial-use vehicles totaled $458,048. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Railway, trolley maintenance vehicles totaled $413,602. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Railway or Tramway Sleepers (Cross-Ties) of W 4406 fell 55.6 percent compared to last year to $172,809.

On the import side:

  • Paper, uncoated, for writing rose 45.69 percent compared to last year to $90.22 million.
  • Chemical wood pulp, not dissolving grade fell 12.72 percent compared to last year to $33.81 million.
  • Petroleum products fell 4.94 percent compared to last year to $29.38 million.
  • Petroleum gases, other gaseous hydrocarbons fell 13.76 percent compared to last year to $21.37 million.
  • Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic fell 55.78 percent compared to last year to $19.83 million.

Last year Vanceboro Border Crossing, Maine posted total trade with the world of $398.65 million. The Port’s deficit was $344.19 million. At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners only partners were Canada and China. Exports totaled $27.23 million and imports came to $371.42 million.