Top Exports To MexicoTotal Exports To Mexico: $167,451,972,469
|Rank||Commodity||Total YTD Exports|
|1||Gasoline, other fuels||$13,388,240,748|
|2||Motor vehicle parts||$12,185,274,803|
|4||Low value shipments||$4,880,946,991|
|6||Landline, cellular phone equipment||$3,695,607,798|
|8||Motor vehicles for transporting people||$2,672,921,288|
|9||Electrical supplies, apparatus, less than 1000V||$2,597,440,271|
|10||Insulated wire, cable||$2,447,048,273|
Total Imports From MexicoTotal Imports From Mexico: $209,345,859,517
|Rank||Commodity||Total YTD Imports|
|2||Motor vehicles for transporting people||$15,300,763,424|
|3||Motor vehicle parts||$12,680,512,702|
|6||TVs, computer monitors||$9,764,623,220|
|7||Landline, cellular phone equipment||$8,140,381,464|
|8||Insulated wire, cable||$6,314,798,391|
|9||Seats, excluding barber, dental||$4,297,965,224|
|10||Imports of returned exports||$3,880,033,587|
Top Mexico Trading PartnersTotal Mexico trade: $376,797,831,986
|7||Port Arthur, Texas||$9,925,470,536|
|8||Low Value Shipments||$6,229,442,862|
Top US Trading PartnersTotal U.S. trade for all countries: $2,859,968,863,042
Mexico’s trade rose to $376.8 billion through September
Mexico’s trade with the United States rose to $376.8 billion through the first nine months of 2013, according to a WorldCity analysis of latest U.S. Census Bureau data. That’s 1.98 percent above its total trade during the same time period last year. Mexico’s exports increased 4.24 percent while imports rose 0.24 percent. The U.S. deficit with Mexico was $41.89 billion.Through September, Mexico’s top U.S. Customs districts for total imports and exports were No. 1 Laredo, No. 2 El Paso, No. 3 San Diego, No. 4 Phoenix/Nogales and No. 5 Houston compared to last year when the top spots were held by No. 1 Laredo, No. 2 El Paso, No. 3 San Diego, No. 4 Houston and No. 5 Phoenix/Nogales. In the current time period, the top five accounted for 15.38 percent of Mexico’s U.S. trade.. That compares to 13.14 percent for the nation’s top five Customs districts during the same time period.
Taking a closer look at the leading U.S. gateways for U.S. trade with Mexico,:
- Trade with No. 1 Laredo rose 4.56 percent to $180.32 billion.
Exports rose 5.06 percent to $82.75 billion. Imports rose 4.14 percent to $97.57 billion.
- Trade with No. 2 El Paso rose 0.44 percent to $65.3 billion.
Exports rose 3.37 percent to $29.65 billion. Imports fell -1.88 percent to $35.65 billion.
- Trade with No. 3 San Diego rose 3.30 percent to $37.04 billion.
Exports rose 3.60 percent to $14.61 billion. Imports rose 3.11 percent to $22.43 billion.
- Trade with No. 4 Phoenix/nogales rose 18.03 percent to $24.19 billion.
Exports rose 16.81 percent to $9.41 billion. Imports rose 18.82 percent to $14.77 billion.
- Trade with No. 5 Houston fell -13.45 percent to $19.72 billion.
Exports fell -5.34 percent to $9.52 billion. Imports fell -19.85 percent to $10.2 billion.
Through September, 12 Customs districts posted trade surpluses with Mexico while 32 had deficits. That compares with 11 surpluses and 33 deficits for the same period one year ago. The top surplus was with Low Value Shipments at $3.53 billion, the largest deficit was with Laredo at $14.82 billion.
Meanwhile, total U.S. trade with the world increased to $2.86 trillion, up 0.09 percent compared to the same period last year. The nation’s exports climbed 0.62 percent to $17.85 billion; imports dropped -0.54 percent to $15.37 billion. The nation’s top five countries so far this year, by value, are Canada, China, Mexico, Japan and Germany. The overall trade deficit climbed $520.55 billion, down compared to the same period of last year when the deficit was $553.77 billion.
The top five U.S. exports to Mexico by value through September were gasoline, other fuels; motor vehicle parts; computer parts; low value shipments; and computer chips, respectively. They accounted for 24.69 percent of total exports to Mexico.
The value of the top five U.S. imports from Mexico -- oil; motor vehicles for transporting people; motor vehicle parts; commercial vehicles; and computers -- accounted for 34.76 percent of all inbound shipments.
Looking more closely at U.S. exports to Mexico:
- Gasoline, other fuels fell -5.92 percent compared to last year to $13.39 billion.
- Motor vehicle parts rose 6.06 percent compared to last year to $12.19 billion.
- Computer parts rose 6.46 percent compared to last year to $6.82 billion.
- Low value shipments rose 3.20 percent compared to last year to $4.88 billion.
- Computer chips rose 18.26 percent compared to last year to $4.08 billion.
Looking more closely at U.S. imports from Mexico
- Oil fell -17.06 percent compared to last year to $23.48 billion.
- Motor vehicles for transporting people rose 18.53 percent compared to last year to $15.3 billion.
- Motor vehicle parts rose 4.92 percent compared to last year to $12.68 billion.
- Commercial vehicles rose 9.59 percent compared to last year to $10.86 billion.
- Computers fell -13.61 percent compared to last year to $10.45 billion.
In the latest annual figures available, Mexico recorded $369.48 billion in trade with the United States. At year’s end, its top five Customs districts were Laredo, El Paso, San Diego, Houston and Phoenix/Nogales. Total U.S. exports to Mexico were $216.33 billion and imports from Mexico were $277.65 billion. The U.S. deficit with Mexico was $61.32 billion.