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Total Trade Compared to the same month a year ago

-0.09%

Compared to last month

-7.94%

Total Exports Compared to the same month a year ago

-7.27%

Compared to last month

-13.19%

Total Imports Compared to the same month a year ago

3.55%

Compared to last month

-5.35%

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

35

Rank 2021

32

Eagle Pass trade up 0.09 percent in September from last September

Trade at Eagle Pass for the month of September increased 0.09 percent from the same month one year ago and was down 7.94 percent compared to the previous month, according to ustradenumbers.com analysis of the most recent U.S. government data.

Breaking it down, exports decreased 7.27 percent compared to the same month in the previous year and were down 13.19 percent from the previous month. Imports increased 3.55 percent compared to the same month in the previous year and declined 5.35 percent when compared to the previous month.

Eagle Pass Trade Same Month, Year over Year

Trade Snapshot

Year-to-date, Eagle Pass trade up 2.40 percent

On a year-to-date basis, trade at Eagle Pass was valued at $25.5 billion, an increase of 2.40 percent through September.

Exports totaled $8.31 billion, up 6.77 percent while imports were valued at $17.19 billion, up 0.41 percent.

The deficit at Eagle Pass was $8.88 billion.

As the chart at top in the middle shows, through September, 32.6 percent of that trade at Eagle Pass was an export and 67.4 percent was an import. The national average is 38.6 percent for exports and 61.4 percent for imports for the same 9 months of the year. Eagle Pass ranked No. 35 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. 10 by value and No. 50 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 2.36 percent YTD

Eagle Pass top five trade partners accounted for 99.95 percent of its total trade through September. By way of comparison, the United States' top five trade partners accounted for 51.2 percent.

Top Trading Countries

RankCountryYTD
1Mexico$25.42 B
2Canada$26.33 M
3China$16.81 M
4Japan$15.05 M
5Taiwan$6.84 M
6Germany$3.46 M
7Spain$2.74 M
8Slovenia$1.83 M
9South Korea$1.29 M
10Vietnam$729,530

Taking a closer look at its leading trade partners:

  • Trade with No. 1 Mexico rose 2.36 percent to $25.42 billion.
    Exports rose 6.79 percent to $8.31 billion. Imports rose 0.34 percent to $17.11 billion.
  • Trade with No. 2 Canada fell 21.1 percent to $26.33 million.
    There were no exports. Imports fell 21.1 percent to $26.33 million.
  • Trade with No. 3 China rose 20.06 percent to $16.81 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 20.06 percent to $16.81 million.
  • Trade with No. 4 Japan rose 326.25 percent to $15.05 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 326.25 percent to $15.05 million.
  • Trade with No. 5 Taiwan rose 30.33 percent to $6.84 million.
    There were no exports. Imports rose 30.33 percent to $6.84 million.
  • Eagle Pass had trade surpluses with four countries and deficits with 46 through September. That compares with four surpluses and 52 deficits for the same period one year earlier. The top three surpluses through September of this year were with Monaco, $127,255; Federated States of Micronesia, $45,982; and France, $41,143.The top three deficits through September of this year were with Mexico, $8.8 billion; Canada, $26.33 million; and China, $16.81 million.

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

    By tonnage, the top five trade partners year-to-date are Brazil, France, Mexico, Montenegro and Federated States of Micronesia.

    At this time a year ago, the top five by tonnage were France, Mexico, Federated States of Micronesia, Czech Republic and Mayotte.

    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 37.13 percent YTD

    Eagle Pass top five exports accounted for 33.13 percent of all its exports through September. By way of comparison, the United States’ top five exports accounted for 23.95 percent.

    Top Exports

    RankCommodityYTD
    1Soybeans$1.08 B
    2Passenger vehicles$593.84 M
    3Misc. iron and steel articles$402.78 M
    4Plastics$359.63 M
    5Corn$318.25 M
    6Commercial vehicles$294.05 M
    7LNG, other petroleum gases$289.78 M
    8Train and locomotive parts$268.94 M
    9Gasoline, other fuels$251.24 M
    10Lactose, caramel, misc. sugars$250.38 M

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

    • Soybeans rose 37.13 percent compared to last year to $1.08 billion.
    • Passenger vehicles rose 109.1 percent compared to last year to $593.84 million.
    • Misc. iron and steel articles rose 7.21 percent compared to last year to $402.78 million.
    • Plastics rose 9.2 percent compared to last year to $359.63 million.
    • Corn fell 46.13 percent compared to last year to $318.25 million.

    At this time a year ago, the top five exports were Soybeans; Corn; Gasoline, other fuels; Misc. iron and steel articles; and Passenger vehicles.

    By tonnage the top five exports year-to-date are Electrical supplies <1000V; Insulated wire, cable; Trailers and similar vehicles; Patent leather, chamois, etc.; and Toys, children's bicycles, games.

    At this time a year ago, the top five by tonnage were Insulated wire, cable; Electrical supplies <1000V; Computer chips; Printed circuits; and Compounded rubber, unvulcanised.

    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 decreased 15.76 percent YTD

    Eagle Pass top five imports accounted for 72.02 percent of all its imports through September. By way of comparison, the United States’ top five imports accounted for 21.41 percent.

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

    • Commercial vehicles fell 15.76 percent compared to last year to $6.57 billion.
    • Beer rose 10.98 percent compared to last year to $2.91 billion.
    • Passenger vehicles fell 2.81 percent compared to last year to $1.78 billion.
    • Motor vehicle parts rose 49.02 percent compared to last year to $575.41 million.
    • Seats, excluding barber, dental rose 9.49 percent compared to last year to $540.72 million.

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

    By tonnage the top five imports year-to-date are Trailers and similar vehicles; Patent leather, chamois, etc.; Toys, children's bicycles, games; Toilet paper; and Special yarns, felt.

    At this time a year ago, the top five by tonnage were Printed circuits; Compounded rubber, unvulcanised; Trailers and similar vehicles; Wood marquetry, inlaid wood; and Wall & alarm clocks, other clocks.

    Port
    Market Share

    By value, Eagle Pass was responsible for 0.64 percent of U.S. trade through September, ranking No. 35 among all ports and No. 10 among all border crossings.

    Last year Eagle Pass, posted total trade with the world of $33.82 billion. The Port’s deficit was $12.87 billion. Exports totaled $10.48 billion and imports came to $23.35 billion.