Dalton Cache border crossing, Alaska

Dalton Cache border crossing, Alaska’s trade totaled $1.28 million for the month of May, $7.53 million through May of 2020, and $26.13 million for all of 2019, 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$7.28 M
2Japan$249,061

Overall Rank

Dalton Cache border crossing, Alaska’s trade decreases 7.72 percent through May

Dalton Cache border crossing, Alaska’s trade with the world fell 7.72 percent, from $8.16 million to $7.53 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.

Dalton Cache border crossing, Alaska ranked No. 270 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 Dalton Cache border crossing, Alaska’s top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 China, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Malaysia. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Canada, China, Malaysia, Mexico and Germany, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Canada fell 10.04 percent to $7.28 million.
    Exports rose 405.33 percent to $4.02 million. Imports fell 55.27 percent to $3.26 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 Japan totaled $249,061.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $249,061.
  • Trade with No. 3 China fell 100 percent to $0.
    There were no exports. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 4 Mexico fell 100 percent to $0.
    There were no exports. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 5 Malaysia fell 100 percent to $0.
    There were no exports. There were no imports.

Dalton Cache border crossing, Alaska’s top five trading partners through May accounted for 100 percent of its trade with the world.

Dalton Cache border crossing, Alaska had trade surpluses with one countries and deficits with one through May. That compares with four surpluses and one deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through May of this year were with Canada, $751,116; China, $0; and Mexico, $0. The top three deficits through May of this year were with Japan, $249,061; China, $0; and Mexico, $0.

Through May its top exports were Gasoline, other fuels; Rubber conveyor or transmission belts; Preparations for animal feeding; Acrylic polymers; and LNG, other petroleum gases, in that order. Those accounted for 100 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Gasoline, other fuels; Prepared explosives; Returned exports, without change; Self-propelled heavy construction machinery; and LNG, other petroleum gases, accounting for 99.33 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Dalton Cache border crossing, Alaska’s exports:

  • Gasoline, other fuels fell 44.63 percent compared to last year to $3.95 million.
  • Rubber conveyor or transmission belts totaled $46,522. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Preparations for animal feeding totaled $12,503. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Acrylic polymers totaled $10,123. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • LNG, other petroleum gases totaled $0. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.

On the import side:

  • Gasoline, other fuels totaled $2.22 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Prepared explosives rose 67.08 percent compared to last year to $500,000.
  • Returned exports, without change rose 17.66 percent compared to last year to $399,678.
  • Self-propelled heavy construction machinery totaled $249,061. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • LNG, other petroleum gases fell 14.9 percent compared to last year to $121,703.

Last year Dalton Cache border crossing, Alaska posted total trade with the world of $26.13 million. The Port’s surplus was $9.38 million. Exports totaled $17.76 million and imports came to $8.38 million.