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San Juan International Airport, P.R.

San Juan International Airport, P.R.’s trade totaled $1.16 billion for the month of September, $12.31 billion through September of 2019, and $14.66 billion for all of 2018, 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
1Ireland$3.3 B
2Austria$1.55 B
3Italy$1.21 B
4Spain$1.08 B
5Japan$954.06 M
6Singapore$745.65 M
7Belgium$739.91 M
8Germany$538.65 M
9China$473.7 M
10France$350.3 M

Overall Rank

San Juan International Airport, P.R.’s trade increases 12.07 percent through September

San Juan International Airport, P.R.’s trade with the world rose 12.07 percent, from $10.99 billion to $12.31 billion through the first nine months of 2019 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 $3.11 trillion, with exports at $1.23 trillion and imports at $1.88 trillion. The nation’s total trade decreased 0.61 percent compared to the same period last year. Exports fell 1.01 percent and imports fell 0.35 percent.

San Juan International Airport, P.R. ranked No. 56 for total trade among the nation’s roughly 450 airports, seaports and border crossings through September of 2019.

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 September San Juan International Airport, P.R.’s top trade partners were No. 1 Ireland, No. 2 Austria, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 Spain and No. 5 Japan. Through the same period of the previous year, the top trade partners were held by Ireland, Germany, Brazil, Belgium and Spain, respectively.

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Ireland fell 0.21 percent to $3.3 billion.
    Exports rose 9.25 percent to $87.65 million. Imports fell 0.44 percent to $3.22 billion.
  • Trade with No. 2 Austria rose 663.79 percent to $1.55 billion.
    Exports rose 665.54 percent to $1.55 billion. Imports fell 77.7 percent to $106,233.
  • Trade with No. 3 Italy rose 133.86 percent to $1.21 billion.
    Exports rose 133.16 percent to $1.17 billion. Imports rose 156.19 percent to $40.54 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Spain rose 57.42 percent to $1.08 billion.
    Exports rose 57.55 percent to $1.07 billion. Imports rose 15.32 percent to $2.51 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 Japan rose 69.93 percent to $954.06 million.
    Exports rose 76.1 percent to $924.45 million. Imports fell 18.81 percent to $29.61 million.

San Juan International Airport, P.R.’s top five trading partners through September accounted for 65.7 percent of its trade with the world.

San Juan International Airport, P.R. had trade surpluses with 81 countries and deficits with 43 through September. That compares with 74 surpluses and 45 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through September of this year were with Austria, $1.55 billion; Italy, $1.13 billion; and Spain, $1.07 billion. The top three deficits through September of this year were with Ireland, $3.13 billion; Singapore, $531.51 million; and Brazil, $195.32 million.

Through September its top exports were Medicines in individual dosages; Insulin, hormones and steroids; Sulfonamides; Heterocyclic chemical compounds; and Orthopedic appliances, artificial body parts, in that order. Those accounted for 91.42 percent of its total outbound trade. The Port’s top imports were Sulfonamides; Heterocyclic chemical compounds; Oxygen-function amino-compounds; Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites; and Medicines in individual dosages, accounting for 91.44 percent of all inbound shipments.

Looking more closely at San Juan International Airport, P.R.’s exports:

  • Medicines in individual dosages rose 37.39 percent compared to last year to $3.79 billion.
  • Insulin, hormones and steroids rose 65.06 percent compared to last year to $2.55 billion.
  • Sulfonamides rose 254.04 percent compared to last year to $304.04 million.
  • Heterocyclic chemical compounds fell 25.36 percent compared to last year to $257.81 million.
  • Orthopedic appliances, artificial body parts fell 65.86 percent compared to last year to $135.13 million.

On the import side:

  • Sulfonamides rose 23.03 percent compared to last year to $2.17 billion.
  • Heterocyclic chemical compounds rose 9.63 percent compared to last year to $1.27 billion.
  • Oxygen-function amino-compounds rose 23.58 percent compared to last year to $385.3 million.
  • Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites fell 68.72 percent compared to last year to $255.73 million.
  • Medicines in individual dosages fell 36.85 percent compared to last year to $141.46 million.

Last year San Juan International Airport, P.R. posted total trade with the world of $14.66 billion. The Port’s surplus was $452.67 million. At the end of the year, the port’s top five trade partners were Ireland, Brazil, Germany, Belgium and Spain. Exports totaled $7.55 billion and imports came to $7.1 billion.

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