Great Falls International Airport, Mont.

Great Falls International Airport, Mont.’s trade totaled $75.73 million for the month of June, $587.23 million through June of 2020, and $1.98 billion 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$575.18 M
2United Kingdom$5.72 M
3Kenya$4.45 M
4France$1.11 M
5Germany$466,316
6India$79,319
7Australia$42,745
8Mexico$29,073
9Switzerland$24,000
10Poland$21,945

Overall Rank

Great Falls International Airport, Mont.’s trade decreases 39.18 percent through June

Great Falls International Airport, Mont.’s trade with the world fell 39.18 percent, from $965.52 million to $587.23 million through the first six 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 $1.77 trillion, with exports at $687.16 billion and imports at $1.08 trillion. The nation’s total trade decreased 14.28 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports fell 16.57 percent and imports fell 12.75 percent.

Great Falls International Airport, Mont. ranked No. 130 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through June 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 June Great Falls International Airport, Mont.’s top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 United Kingdom, No. 3 Kenya, No. 4 France and No. 5 Germany. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Canada, France, Mexico, Switzerland and Ireland, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Canada fell 39.24 percent to $575.18 million.
    Exports fell 81.42 percent to $2.96 million. Imports fell 38.51 percent to $572.21 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 United Kingdom rose 735.3 percent to $5.72 million.
    Exports fell 96.03 percent to $11,525. Imports rose 1346.96 percent to $5.71 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 Kenya totaled $4.45 million.
    Exports totaled $4.45 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 4 France fell 79.34 percent to $1.11 million.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 79.34 percent to $1.11 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 Germany fell 0.39 percent to $466,316.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 0.39 percent to $466,316.

Great Falls International Airport, Mont.’s top five trading partners through June accounted for 99.95 percent of its trade with the world.

Great Falls International Airport, Mont. had trade surpluses with eight countries and deficits with 14 through June. That compares with four surpluses and 26 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through June of this year were with Kenya, $4.45 million; Australia, $42,745; and Mexico, $26,457. The top three deficits through June of this year were with Canada, $569.25 million; United Kingdom, $5.7 million; and France, $1.11 million.

Through June its top exports were Civilian aircraft, parts; Wood fiberboard; Carbonates; Misc. glass articles; and Oil seeds, misc. oleaginous fruits, in that order. Those accounted for 75.88 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Oil; LNG, other petroleum gases; Returned exports, without change; Returned exports, with change; and Orthopedic appliances, artificial body parts, accounting for 98.98 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Great Falls International Airport, Mont.’s exports:

  • Civilian aircraft, parts fell 71.25 percent compared to last year to $4.94 million.
  • Wood fiberboard rose 3442.46 percent compared to last year to $244,359.
  • Carbonates rose 409.93 percent compared to last year to $202,427.
  • Misc. glass articles totaled $171,790. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Oil seeds, misc. oleaginous fruits totaled $153,050. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.

On the import side:

  • Oil fell 24.32 percent compared to last year to $416.02 million.
  • LNG, other petroleum gases fell 59.3 percent compared to last year to $150.51 million.
  • Returned exports, without change fell 42.27 percent compared to last year to $2.65 million.
  • Returned exports, with change rose 94.15 percent compared to last year to $2.43 million.
  • Orthopedic appliances, artificial body parts fell 5.41 percent compared to last year to $2.17 million.

Last year Great Falls International Airport, Mont. posted total trade with the world of $1.98 billion. The Port’s deficit was $1.9 billion. Exports totaled $39.32 million and imports came to $1.94 billion.