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Tonnage for Selected U.S. Ports in 1999
Sorted by Port Tons

Port Name Port Tons State Name State Tons Data NDC Home

Rank Port Name Total Domestic Foreign Imports Exports
1 South Louisiana, LA 214,196,912 119,453,922 94,742,990 29,407,479 65,335,511
2 Houston, TX 158,828,203 56,735,755 102,092,448 69,919,172 32,173,276
3 New York, NY and NJ 133,715,223 70,231,084 63,484,139 55,933,999 7,550,140
4 New Orleans, LA 87,511,476 38,602,795 48,908,681 29,186,801 19,721,880
5 Corpus Christi, TX 77,986,587 22,294,600 55,691,987 48,041,568 7,650,419
6 Beaumont, TX 69,405,951 15,550,377 53,855,574 49,748,637 4,106,937
7 Baton Rouge, LA 63,728,759 43,324,207 20,404,552 13,330,923 7,073,629
8 Plaquemines, LA, Port of 62,461,023 40,611,729 21,849,294 12,838,507 9,010,787
9 Long Beach, CA 60,882,795 18,674,640 42,208,155 28,447,669 13,760,486
10 Valdez, AK 53,391,575 49,393,923 3,997,652 5,597 3,992,055
11 Pittsburgh, PA 52,931,007 52,931,007 0 0 0
12 Tampa, FL 51,518,312 32,512,833 19,005,479 6,995,638 12,009,841
13 Lake Charles, LA 50,741,854 19,989,692 30,752,162 27,001,155 3,751,007
14 Texas City, TX 49,502,557 18,263,045 31,239,512 28,012,342 3,227,170
15 Mobile, AL 45,439,385 21,375,982 24,063,403 15,488,105 8,575,298
16 Duluth-Superior, MN and WI 42,296,553 29,427,323 12,869,230 720,304 12,148,926
17 Los Angeles, CA 42,267,055 5,609,027 36,658,028 24,492,725 12,165,303
18 Norfolk Harbor, VA 40,781,438 10,093,797 30,687,641 8,463,891 22,223,750
19 Philadelphia, PA 39,270,741 14,004,004 25,266,737 24,986,819 279,918
20 Baltimore, MD 37,287,472 14,215,400 23,072,072 15,464,031 7,608,041
21 St. Louis, MO and IL 32,650,783 32,650,783 0 0 0
22 Portland, OR 29,339,074 12,900,369 16,438,705 4,698,328 11,740,377
23 Pascagoula, MS 28,095,079 10,333,484 17,761,595 15,659,223 2,102,372
24 Freeport, TX 28,076,004 5,558,866 22,517,138 20,629,944 1,887,194
25 Paulsboro, NJ 26,845,472 8,994,963 17,850,509 17,759,373 91,136
26 Chicago, IL 26,602,449 20,688,838 5,913,611 5,166,986 746,625
27 Seattle, WA 25,442,979 9,054,329 16,388,650 9,031,475 7,357,175
28 Richmond, CA 22,355,552 11,092,440 11,263,112 9,049,493 2,213,619
29 Huntington, WV 22,313,997 22,313,997 0 0 0
30 Boston, MA 22,170,862 9,330,341 12,840,521 12,199,093 641,428
31 Port Everglades, FL 22,053,829 12,554,477 9,499,352 7,377,777 2,121,575
32 Tacoma, WA 21,103,313 7,780,804 13,322,509 4,344,588 8,977,921
33 Portland, ME 20,370,505 1,908,548 18,461,957 18,268,742 193,215
34 Charleston, SC 19,916,241 5,029,771 14,886,470 8,222,636 6,663,834
35 Marcus Hook, PA 19,260,811 9,399,799 9,861,012 9,829,918 31,094
36 Jacksonville, FL 19,257,445 10,066,818 9,190,627 8,279,832 910,795
37 Port Arthur, TX 18,307,752 6,893,486 11,414,266 9,769,508 1,644,758
38 Savannah, GA 18,156,379 2,753,775 15,402,604 9,192,033 6,210,571
39 Detroit, MI 16,948,335 12,332,561 4,615,774 4,257,604 358,170
40 Memphis, TN 16,611,022 16,611,022 0 0 0
41 Anacortes, WA 16,231,602 12,469,852 3,761,750 2,864,243 897,507
42 San Juan, PR 15,555,483 7,964,501 7,590,982 7,015,994 574,988
43 Cleveland, OH 15,540,366 12,438,957 3,101,409 2,781,112 320,297
44 Indiana Harbor, IN 15,127,434 15,127,407 27 27 0
45 Newport News, VA 14,341,901 5,607,612 8,734,289 1,382,701 7,351,588
46 Cincinnati, OH 14,293,775 14,293,775 0 0 0
47 Lorain, OH 12,967,688 12,693,921 273,767 273,767 0
48 Toledo, OH 12,326,606 5,906,703 6,419,903 1,589,579 4,830,324
49 Honolulu, HI 12,258,801 10,509,556 1,749,245 1,438,825 310,420
50 Two Harbors, MN 11,872,419 11,571,507 300,912 0 300,912
51 Oakland, CA 11,739,074 2,580,713 9,158,361 3,746,319 5,412,042
52 Ashtabula, OH 10,494,990 4,828,275 5,666,715 983,672 4,683,043
53 Galveston, TX 10,335,825 3,294,772 7,041,053 3,539,492 3,501,561
54 Calcite, MI 9,532,653 7,169,354 2,363,299 535,450 1,827,849
55 Presque Isle, MI 9,530,507 6,546,592 2,983,915 0 2,983,915
56 Matagorda Ship Channel, TX 9,077,589 3,106,445 5,971,144 5,636,463 334,681
57 Gary, IN 9,064,924 9,064,924 0 0 0
58 Stoneport, MI 8,873,445 8,363,692 509,753 28,105 481,648
59 Conneaut, OH 8,868,427 4,927,444 3,940,983 100,742 3,840,241
60 Louisville, KY 8,797,978 8,797,978 0 0 0
61 Barbers Point, Oahu, HI 8,706,596 3,415,694 5,290,902 4,994,788 296,114
62 New Haven, CT 8,686,655 6,645,735 2,040,920 1,911,763 129,157
63 Providence, RI 8,626,855 4,561,676 4,065,179 3,944,102 121,077
64 Escanaba, MI 8,511,389 8,511,389 0 0 0
65 Taconite, MN 8,365,595 8,365,595 0 0 0
66 Vancouver, WA 7,824,713 2,452,515 5,372,198 1,024,943 4,347,255
67 Miami, FL 7,722,567 1,623,120 6,099,447 3,625,685 2,473,762
68 Burns Waterway Harbor, IN 7,455,911 7,428,093 27,818 0 27,818
69 Kalama, WA 6,956,388 888,395 6,067,993 472,204 5,595,789
70 Wilmington, NC 6,502,818 3,540,238 2,962,580 2,100,987 861,593
71 Albany, NY 6,401,870 5,016,946 1,384,924 901,784 483,140
72 Vicksburg, MS 6,093,270 6,093,270 0 0 0
73 Camden-Gloucester, NJ 5,714,982 2,408,602 3,306,380 2,928,178 378,202
74 Port Inland, MI 5,665,023 5,072,664 592,359 123,254 469,105
75 Victoria, TX 5,521,873 5,521,873 0 0 0
76 New Castle, DE 5,463,446 5,050,118 413,328 407,511 5,817
77 Wilmington, DE 5,368,769 1,149,603 4,219,166 3,687,878 531,288
78 St. Paul, MN 5,334,884 5,334,884 0 0 0
79 St. Clair, MI 5,326,020 5,326,020 0 0 0
80 Nikishka, AK 5,147,777 2,392,929 2,754,848 539,394 2,215,454
81 Silver Bay, MN 5,023,261 5,023,261 0 0 0
82 Sandusky, OH 4,898,365 962,212 3,936,153 0 3,936,153
83 Nashville, TN 4,723,194 4,723,194 0 0 0
84 Morehead City, NC 4,635,515 1,692,175 2,943,340 928,465 2,014,875
85 Portsmouth, NH 4,555,669 1,018,708 3,536,961 3,507,401 29,560
86 Bridgeport, CT 4,153,980 2,992,586 1,161,394 1,154,933 6,461
87 Longview, WA 3,984,219 1,060,078 2,924,141 351,316 2,572,825
88 Alpena, MI 3,947,055 3,026,248 920,807 104,428 816,379
89 Port Canaveral, FL 3,915,714 1,448,725 2,466,989 2,209,928 257,061
90 Kansas City, MO 3,863,728 3,863,728 0 0 0
91 Port Manatee, FL 3,852,872 1,563,606 2,289,266 2,249,011 40,255
92 Everett, WA 3,814,789 3,119,043 695,746 355,912 339,834
93 Anchorage, AK 3,700,997 1,895,451 1,805,546 694,873 1,110,673
94 Marine City, MI 3,652,240 3,652,240 0 0 0
95 Milwaukee, WI 3,530,620 2,130,495 1,400,125 901,330 498,795
96 Kahului, Maui, HI 3,512,814 3,478,507 34,307 34,307 0
97 Fall River, MA 3,395,111 2,885,892 509,219 504,775 4,444
98 Palm Beach, FL 3,352,221 2,133,999 1,218,222 412,959 805,263
99 Mount Vernon, IN 3,172,224 3,172,224 0 0 0
100 Marblehead, OH 3,120,801 2,706,849 413,952 60,165 353,787
101 Port Dolomite, MI 3,118,295 2,810,076 308,219 12,825 295,394
102 Biloxi, MS 2,957,308 2,957,308 0 0 0
103 Port Jefferson, NY 2,867,039 2,823,746 43,293 43,293 0
104 Greenville, MS 2,853,505 2,853,505 0 0 0
105 Chattanooga, TN 2,787,001 2,787,001 0 0 0
106 San Diego, CA 2,659,072 509,159 2,149,913 1,693,986 455,927
107 Coos Bay, OR 2,630,871 475,105 2,155,766 65,149 2,090,617
108 Guntersville, AL 2,595,701 2,595,701 0 0 0
109 Fairport Harbor, OH 2,552,606 2,459,511 93,095 0 93,095
110 Panama City, FL 2,490,828 1,892,217 598,611 148,243 450,368
111 Brownsville, TX 2,486,839 1,369,185 1,117,654 1,079,232 38,422
112 Penn Manor, PA 2,471,903 88,478 2,383,425 2,319,022 64,403
113 Fajardo, PR 2,406,064 353,256 2,052,808 1,962,095 90,713
114 Brunswick, GA 2,370,643 261,853 2,108,790 1,427,180 681,610
115 Ponce, PR 2,333,726 57,625 2,276,101 2,188,477 87,624
116 Green Bay, WI 2,333,383 1,887,032 446,351 432,052 14,299
117 Chester, PA 2,281,574 550,890 1,730,684 1,549,758 180,926
118 Tulsa, Port of Catoosa, OK 2,246,906 2,246,906 0 0 0
119 Port Angeles, WA 2,236,737 1,458,165 778,572 388,145 390,427
120 Buffalo, NY 2,075,295 1,365,023 710,272 502,814 207,458
121 Gulfport, MS 1,988,407 85,309 1,903,098 1,187,643 715,455
122 San Francisco, CA 1,933,268 775,745 1,157,523 869,166 288,357
123 Muskegon, MI 1,925,307 1,765,013 160,294 160,112 182
124 Kivilina, AK 1,918,369 1,187,892 730,477 0 730,477
125 Helena, AR 1,815,938 1,815,938 0 0 0
126 Monroe, MI 1,771,014 1,771,014 0 0 0
127 Drummond Island, MI 1,732,342 1,374,259 358,083 64,636 293,447
128 Buffington, IN 1,727,169 1,727,169 0 0 0
129 Hilo, HI 1,701,147 1,623,587 77,560 77,560 0
130 Charlotte, FL 1,693,412 1,693,412 0 0 0
131 Minneapolis, MN 1,689,296 1,689,296 0 0 0
132 Weedon Island, FL 1,635,097 1,635,097 0 0 0
133 Trenton, NJ 1,526,591 1,526,591 0 0 0
134 Bellingham, WA 1,525,767 624,789 900,978 325,965 575,013
135 Charlevoix, MI 1,488,897 1,446,717 42,180 10,500 31,680
136 Salem, MA 1,422,291 459,080 963,211 963,052 159
137 Grays Harbor, WA 1,406,187 598,674 807,513 19,573 787,940
138 Ketchikan, AK 1,400,489 660,869 739,620 56,209 683,411
139 Pensacola, FL 1,399,775 1,093,207 306,568 82,345 224,223
140 Marysville, MI 1,356,796 779,949 576,847 558,878 17,969
141 Nawiliwili, Kauai, HI 1,348,363 1,345,656 2,707 2,707 0
142 Hopewell, VA 1,330,019 715,928 614,091 0 614,091
143 Stockton, CA 1,314,794 154,364 1,160,430 923,902 236,528
144 Olympia, WA 1,312,507 1,182,779 129,728 25,271 104,457
145 Humboldt, CA 1,301,746 649,529 652,217 100,925 551,292
146 Searsport, ME 1,301,675 390,951 910,724 904,483 6,241
147 Georgetown, SC 1,269,386 99,336 1,170,050 1,136,170 33,880
148 Huron, OH 1,153,787 1,153,571 216 37 179
149 Erie, PA 1,136,387 1,042,879 93,508 93,508 0
150 Port Hueneme, CA 1,120,776 91,473 1,029,303 929,188 100,115

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