|4||Gasoline, other fuels||$36,026|
|7||Sand-blasting, other liquid-dispersing equipment||$14,841|
|8||Pumps for dispensing liquids||$11,913|
|9||Motor vehicle parts||$10,022|
|10||Electric storage batteries||$9,727|
|3||Rape or Colza Seeds, Whether or Not Broken 1205||$1.29 M|
|5||Various forms of salt||$471,984|
|6||Beans, peas, dried or shelled||$6,500|
|7||Instruments to measure flow levels, parts||$0|
|8||Misc. machinery for food and drink, parts||$0|
|9||Miscellaneous machines, parts||$0|
West Hope Border Crossing, N.D.’s trade increases 44.76 percent through March
West Hope Border Crossing, N.D.’s trade with the world rose 44.76 percent, from $1.72 million to $2.49 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.
West Hope Border Crossing, N.D. ranked No. 292 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. 316. It finished No. 300 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 West Hope Border Crossing, N.D.’s only trade partners was . Through the same period of the previous year, the only spots was held by , respectively
Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:
West Hope Border Crossing, N.D.’s top five trading partners through March accounted for 0 percent of its trade with the world.
West Hope Border Crossing, N.D. had trade surpluses with zero countries and deficits with zero through March. That compares with zero surpluses and zero deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top surplus through March of this year was Canada, $0. The top deficit through March of this year was Canada, $0.
Through March it’s top five exports by value March were Oil; Tractors; Corn; Motor vehicle parts; and Trailers and similar vehicles, in that order. Those accounted for 98.64 percent of its total outbound trade. The value of the Port’s top five imports March were Wheat; Rape or Colza Seeds, Whether or Not Broken 1205; Various forms of salt; Oats; and Potassic fertilizers, accounted for 100 percent of all inbound shipments.
Looking more closely at West Hope Border Crossing, N.D.’s exports:
- Oil rose 39.6 percent compared to last year to $425,047.
- Tractors totaled $378,713. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
- Corn rose 201.68 percent compared to last year to $68,064.
- Motor vehicle parts fell 97.87 percent compared to last year to $10,022.
- Trailers and similar vehicles totaled $9,165. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
On the import side:
- Wheat totaled $653,100. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
- Rape or Colza Seeds, Whether or Not Broken 1205 rose 1812.83 percent compared to last year to $516,463.
- Various forms of salt fell 43.5 percent compared to last year to $207,681.
- Oats totaled $104,754. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
- Potassic fertilizers fell 72.91 percent compared to last year to $102,237.
Last year West Hope Border Crossing, N.D. posted total trade with the world of $5.48 million. The Port’s surplus was $714,927 . At the end of the year, the region’s top five partners were Canada, Germany, Iceland, Norway and The Netherlands. Exports totaled $3.1 million and imports came to $2.38 million.