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Wichita Mid-Continent Airport, Kan.

Wichita Mid-Continent Airport, Kan.’s trade totaled $19.51 million for the month of August, $290.24 million through August of 2019, and $506.24 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
1Germany$50.92 M
2Austria$50.63 M
3Mexico$23.92 M
4Czech Republic$20.49 M
5The Netherlands$18.65 M
6Norway$18.48 M
7Spain$16.55 M
8Canada$15.89 M
9Switzerland$13.35 M
10Chile$11.06 M

Overall Rank

Wichita Mid-Continent Airport, Kan.’s trade decreases 11.18 percent through August

Wichita Mid-Continent Airport, Kan.’s trade with the world fell 11.18 percent, from $326.77 million to $290.24 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.

Wichita Mid-Continent Airport, Kan. ranked No. 172 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 Wichita Mid-Continent Airport, Kan.’s top trade partners were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Austria, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Czech Republic and No. 5 The Netherlands. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Mexico, Germany, Canada, United Kingdom and Botswana, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Germany rose 1.42 percent to $50.92 million.
    Exports rose 1.42 percent to $50.92 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 2 Austria rose 1228.81 percent to $50.63 million.
    Exports rose 1228.81 percent to $50.63 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 3 Mexico fell 58.99 percent to $23.92 million.
    Exports fell 54.73 percent to $23.68 million. Imports fell 96.07 percent to $236,015.
  • Trade with No. 4 Czech Republic rose 195.71 percent to $20.49 million.
    Exports rose 127.88 percent to $15.79 million. Imports totaled $4.7 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 The Netherlands rose 118.41 percent to $18.65 million.
    Exports rose 118.41 percent to $18.65 million. There were no imports.

Wichita Mid-Continent Airport, Kan.’s top five trading partners through August accounted for 56.72 percent of its trade with the world.

Wichita Mid-Continent Airport, Kan. had trade surpluses with 72 countries and deficits with two through August. That compares with 61 surpluses and three deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through August of this year were with Germany, $50.92 million; Austria, $50.63 million; and Mexico, $23.45 million. The top three deficits through August of this year were with Taiwan, $28,691; Guatemala, $10,889; and Costa Rica, $0.

Through August its top exports were Civilian aircraft, parts; Value added to a returned import; Taps, cocks and valves for pipes, tanks; Compressors and pumps; and Power supplies, transformers, in that order. Those accounted for 97.21 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Value added to a returned import; Electrical boards, panels and switches; Defense-related aircraft, parts; Computer parts; and Containers for transportation, accounting for 99.28 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Wichita Mid-Continent Airport, Kan.’s exports:

  • Civilian aircraft, parts fell 6.19 percent compared to last year to $270.96 million.
  • Value added to a returned import rose 19.65 percent compared to last year to $2.3 million.
  • Taps, cocks and valves for pipes, tanks fell 4.74 percent compared to last year to $1.07 million.
  • Compressors and pumps rose 327.14 percent compared to last year to $946,127.
  • Power supplies, transformers rose 43.38 percent compared to last year to $883,639.

On the import side:

  • Value added to a returned import fell 60.51 percent compared to last year to $4.77 million.
  • Electrical boards, panels and switches rose 257.29 percent compared to last year to $1.04 million.
  • Defense-related aircraft, parts rose 80.17 percent compared to last year to $237,674.
  • Computer parts totaled $28,691. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Containers for transportation totaled $20,470. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

Last year Wichita Mid-Continent Airport, Kan. posted total trade with the world of $506.24 million. The Port’s surplus was $435.3 million. At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Mexico, Germany, France, United Kingdom and Canada. Exports totaled $470.77 million and imports came to $35.47 million.