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Total Trade Compared to the same month a year ago

17.75%

Compared to last month

8.19%

Total Exports Compared to the same month a year ago

32.56%

Compared to last month

11.91%

Total Imports Compared to the same month a year ago

12.40%

Compared to last month

6.68%

Current RankAmong U.S. airports, seaports, border crossings

32

Rank 2020

31

Eagle Pass trade up 17.75 percent in November from last November

Trade at Eagle Pass for the month of November increased 17.75 percent from the same month one year ago and was up 8.19 percent compared to the previous month, according to ustradenumbers.com analysis of the most recent U.S. government data.

Breaking it down, exports increased 32.56 percent compared to the same month in the previous year and were up 11.91 percent from the previous month. Imports increased 12.40 percent compared to the same month in the previous year and grew 6.68 percent when compared to the previous month.

Eagle Pass Trade Same Month, Year over Year

Trade Snapshot

Year-to-date, Eagle Pass trade up 22.23 percent

On a year-to-date basis, trade at Eagle Pass was valued at $30.97 billion, an increase of 22.23 percent through November.

Exports totaled $9.57 billion, up 40.93 percent while imports were valued at $21.4 billion, up 15.38 percent.

As the chart at top in the middle shows, through November, 30.89 percent of that trade at Eagle Pass was an export and 69.11 percent was an import. The national average is 38.25 percent for exports and 61.75 percent for imports for the same 11 months of the year. Eagle Pass ranked No. 32 by value among all of the nation's 450-plus airports, seaports and border crossings. Ranking it just against other border crossings, it ranked No. 8 by value and No. 67 by tonnage.

Eagle Pass Month-by-Month View

Here you can see the totals for exports and imports for each of the last 12 months. You can scroll over any month’s exports or imports to see the total. You can also expand or shrink the timeline to see more or fewer months.

Trade Partners
Market Share

Eagle Pass World Map

EXPORT to Excel:
By value: YTD | Month | Annual   By tonnage: YTD | Month | Annual

Eagle Pass trade with top trade partner Mexico has increased 22.30 percent YTD

Eagle Pass top five trade partners accounted for 99.95 percent of its total trade through November. By way of comparison, the United States' top five trade partners accounted for 52.22 percent.

Top Trading Countries

RankCountryYTD
1Mexico$30.89 B
2Canada$42.35 M
3China$16.4 M
4Taiwan$6.62 M
5Japan$3.91 M
6Spain$2.22 M
7Germany$1.9 M
8Thailand$1.75 M
9Slovenia$1.34 M
10Panama$1.3 M

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Mexico rose 22.3 percent to $30.89 billion.
    Exports rose 41 percent to $9.57 billion. Imports rose 15.43 percent to $21.32 billion.
  • Trade with No. 2 Canada rose 183.21 percent to $42.35 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 183.21 percent to $42.35 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 China fell 30.28 percent to $16.4 million.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 30.21 percent to $16.4 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Taiwan fell 16.52 percent to $6.62 million.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 16.52 percent to $6.62 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 Japan fell 81.56 percent to $3.91 million.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 77.05 percent to $3.91 million.
  • Eagle Pass had trade surpluses with four countries and deficits with 55 through November. That compares with four surpluses and 49 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through November of this year were with Panama, $1.3 million; Mayotte, $44,297; and Afghanistan, $10,652.The top three deficits through November of this year were with Mexico, $11.75 billion; Canada, $42.35 million; and China, $16.4 million.

    At this time a year ago, the top five trade partners were Mexico, China, Japan, Canada and Taiwan.

    By tonnage, the top five trade partners year-to-date are France, Mexico, Austria, Finland and Czech Republic.

    At this time a year ago, the top five by tonnage were Mexico, China, France, Canada and Germany.

    Exports
    Market Share

    EXPORT to Excel:
    By value: YTD | Month | Annual   By tonnage: YTD | Month | Annual

    The most valuable Eagle Pass export, Soybeans, has increased 17.39 percent YTD

    Eagle Pass top five exports accounted for 33.3 percent of all it’s exports through November. By way of comparison, the United States’ top five exports accounted for 20.04 percent.

    Top Exports

    RankCommodityYTD
    1Soybeans$960.48 M
    2Corn$704.46 M
    3Gasoline, other fuels$666.23 M
    4Misc. iron and steel articles$462.12 M
    5Plastics$393.04 M
    6Passenger vehicles$383.78 M
    7Chemical compounds$335.58 M
    8Wheat$315.92 M
    9Commercial vehicles$286.84 M
    10Lactose, caramel, misc. sugars$271.6 M

    Here’s a closer look at the top five, by value:

    • Soybeans rose 17.39 percent compared to last year to $960.48 million.
    • Corn rose 19.15 percent compared to last year to $704.46 million.
    • Gasoline, other fuels rose 30.08 percent compared to last year to $666.23 million.
    • Misc. iron and steel articles rose 119.87 percent compared to last year to $462.12 million.
    • Plastics rose 234.75 percent compared to last year to $393.04 million.

    At this time a year ago, the top five exports were Soybeans; Corn; Gasoline, other fuels; Soybean oilcake; and Wheat.

    By tonnage the top five exports year-to-date are Insulated wire, cable; Electrical supplies <1000V; Flat-rolled iron, steel not under 600 mm; Rice; and Iron or steel nails, tacks, drawing pins.

    At this time a year ago, the top five by tonnage were Machine tool parts; Insulated wire, cable; Electrical supplies <1000V; Motor vehicle parts; and Tire Cord Fabric of High Tenacity Yarn, Nylon 5902.

    Imports
    Market Share

    EXPORT to Excel:
    By value: YTD | Month | Annual   By tonnage: YTD | Month | Annual

    The most valuable Eagle Pass import, Commercial vehicles, has increased 20 percent YTD

    Eagle Pass top five imports accounted for 76.8 percent of all its imports through November. By way of comparison, the United States’ top five imports accounted for 20.83 percent.

    Here’s a closer look at the top five, by value:

    • Commercial vehicles rose 20 percent compared to last year to $9.89 billion.
    • Beer rose 8.88 percent compared to last year to $3.24 billion.
    • Passenger vehicles fell 6.09 percent compared to last year to $2.2 billion.
    • Seats, excluding barber, dental rose 41.58 percent compared to last year to $604.41 million.
    • Refrigerators, freezers rose 41.34 percent compared to last year to $506.39 million.

    At this time a year ago, the top five imports were Commercial vehicles; Beer; Passenger vehicles; Motor vehicle parts; and Seats, excluding barber, dental.

    By tonnage the top five imports year-to-date are Silicones; Railway freight cars; Handbags, wallets; X-ray apparatus; and Paper cartons, office box files, etc..

    At this time a year ago, the top five by tonnage were Hydroxide or peroxide; Sunflower, safflow, cottonseed oil; Misc. copper articles; Oilcake; and Metal-cutting shears, pliers, files, rasps, etc..

    Port
    Market Share

    By value, Eagle Pass was responsible for 0.74 percent of U.S. trade through November, ranking No. 32 among all ports and No. 8 among all border crossings.

    Last year Eagle Pass, posted total trade with the world of $28.13 billion. The Port’s deficit was $12.99 billion. Exports totaled $7.57 billion and imports came to $20.56 billion.