Port of Springfield, Mass.

Port of Springfield, Mass.’s trade totaled $101,882 for the month of July, $8.73 million through July of 2020, and $9.29 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$6.27 M
2Germany$658,420
3Poland$632,966
4China$583,733
5Switzerland$154,429
6Japan$113,835
7Hong Kong$108,224
8Turkey$99,799
9Croatia$75,810
10United Arab Emirates$19,046

Overall Rank

Port of Springfield, Mass.’s trade increases 31.86 percent through July

Port of Springfield, Mass.’s trade with the world rose 31.86 percent, from $6.62 million to $8.73 million through the first seven 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 $2.08 trillion, with exports at $799.82 billion and imports at $1.28 trillion. The nation’s total trade decreased 13.79 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports fell 16.38 percent and imports fell 12.08 percent.

Port of Springfield, Mass. ranked No. 282 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through July of 2020. During the same period of 2019 it ranked No. 298. It finished No. 312 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; Chicago O’Hare International Airport; John F. Kennedy International Airport; Port Laredo and Port of Newark.

Through July Port of Springfield, Mass.’s top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Poland, No. 4 China and No. 5 Switzerland. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Japan, China, Poland, Germany and Turkey, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Canada rose 53375 percent to $6.27 million.
    Exports rose 53375 percent to $6.27 million. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 2 Germany fell 17.32 percent to $651,790.
    Exports fell 9.19 percent to $651,790. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 3 Poland fell 26.19 percent to $599,202.
    Exports fell 26.19 percent to $599,202. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 4 China fell 65.92 percent to $547,756.
    Exports fell 65.92 percent to $547,756. There were no imports.
  • Trade with No. 5 Switzerland rose 32.57 percent to $151,323.
    Exports rose 32.57 percent to $151,323. There were no imports.

Port of Springfield, Mass.’s top five trading partners through July accounted for 95.24 percent of its trade with the world.

Port of Springfield, Mass. had trade surpluses with 11 countries and deficits with one through July. That compares with 28 surpluses and three deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through July of this year were with Canada, $6.27 million; Germany, $651,790; and Poland, $599,202. The top three deficits through July of this year were with India, $1,453; Thailand, $0; and Mexico, $0.

Through July its top exports were Civilian aircraft, parts; Returned exports, without change; Defense-related aircraft, parts; Polymers of vinyl chloride; and Plastic tableware and other products, in that order. Those accounted for 100 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Polymers of vinyl chloride; Civilian aircraft, parts; Returned exports, without change; Defense-related aircraft, parts; and Plastic tableware and other products, accounting for 100 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Port of Springfield, Mass.’s exports:

  • Civilian aircraft, parts totaled $6.27 million. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Returned exports, without change fell 63.67 percent compared to last year to $1.84 million.
  • Defense-related aircraft, parts fell 25.48 percent compared to last year to $616,004.
  • Polymers of vinyl chloride totaled $0. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.
  • Plastic tableware and other products totaled $0. The previous year, there were no exports in this category.

On the import side:

  • Polymers of vinyl chloride totaled $1,453. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Civilian aircraft, parts totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Returned exports, without change totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Defense-related aircraft, parts totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Plastic tableware and other products totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

Last year Port of Springfield, Mass. posted total trade with the world of $9.29 million. The Port’s surplus was $9.02 million. Exports totaled $9.16 million and imports came to $134,432.