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Presidio Border Crossing, Texas

Presidio Border Crossing, Texas’s trade totaled $23.81 million for the month of October, $189.46 million through October of 2018, and $210.66 million for all of 2017, 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
1Mexico$189.43 M
2Canada$27,518
3China$5,681
4Germany$3,600

Overall Rank

Presidio Border Crossing, Texas’s trade increases 13.09 percent through October

Presidio Border Crossing, Texas’s trade with the world rose 13.09 percent, from $167.53 million to $189.46 million through the first 10 months of 2018 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 $3.51 trillion, with exports at $1.39 trillion and imports at $2.12 trillion. The nation’s total trade increased 9.25 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports rose 8.95 percent and imports rose 9.44 percent.

Presidio Border Crossing, Texas ranked No. 199 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through October of 2018. During the same period of 2017 it ranked No. 194. It finished No. 195 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; Port Laredo; Chicago O’Hare International Airport; John F. Kennedy International Airport and Port of Newark.

Through October Presidio Border Crossing, Texas’s top trade parters were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Switzerland . Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Mexico, Panama, Canada, Japan and China, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Mexico rose 14.23 percent to $189.43 million.
    Exports rose 0.86 percent to $93.49 million. Imports rose 31.16 percent to $95.93 million.
  • Trade with No. 2 Canada fell 68.37 percent to $27,518.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 68.37 percent to $27,518.
  • Trade with No. 3 China fell 79.52 percent to $5,681.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 79.52 percent to $5,681.
  • Trade with No. 4 Germany totaled $3,600.
    There were no exports. Imports totaled $3,600.
  • Trade with No. 5 Switzerland fell 100 percent to $0.
    There were no exports. There were no imports.

Presidio Border Crossing, Texas’s top five trading partners through October accounted for 100 percent of its trade with the world.

Presidio Border Crossing, Texas had trade surpluses with zero countries and deficits with four through October. That compares with four surpluses and six deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through October of this year were with India, $0; Switzerland, $0; and Sweden, $0. The top three deficits through October of this year were with Mexico, $2.44 million; Canada, $27,518; and China, $5,681.

Through October it’s top exports were Horses, other living equine animals; Harvesting machinery for poultry; Tractors; Self-propelled heavy construction machinery; and Misc. iron and steel articles, in that order. Those accounted for 40.64 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Live cattle; Prefabricated buildings; Motor vehicle parts; Lifting, handling, loading, unloading machines; and Misc. iron and steel articles, accounting for 74.01 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at Presidio Border Crossing, Texas’s exports:

  • Horses, other living equine animals fell 16.87 percent compared to last year to $10.49 million.
  • Harvesting machinery for poultry rose 8.38 percent compared to last year to $8.56 million.
  • Tractors rose 42.73 percent compared to last year to $7.87 million.
  • Self-propelled heavy construction machinery fell 24.62 percent compared to last year to $6.78 million.
  • Misc. iron and steel articles rose 4.78 percent compared to last year to $4.3 million.

On the import side:

  • Live cattle rose 66.21 percent compared to last year to $20.66 million.
  • Prefabricated buildings rose 9.29 percent compared to last year to $16.55 million.
  • Motor vehicle parts rose 27.92 percent compared to last year to $14.44 million.
  • Lifting, handling, loading, unloading machines rose 27090 percent compared to last year to $11.83 million.
  • Misc. iron and steel articles fell 13.81 percent compared to last year to $7.56 million.

Last year Presidio Border Crossing, Texas posted total trade with the world of $259.52 million. The Port’s surplus was $52.8 million . At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Canada, Germany, Iceland, Norway and The Netherlands. Exports totaled $156.16 million and imports came to $103.36 million.