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Tonnage for Selected U.S. Ports in 1998 Ranked by Total Tons
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By Port Name By Port Tons By State Name By State Tons Data NDC Home

Rank Port Name Total Domestic Foreign Imports Exports
1 South Louisiana, LA, Port of 196,645,563 108,624,243 88,021,320 30,602,117 57,419,203
2 Houston, TX 169,070,334 60,520,562 108,549,772 75,118,513 33,431,259
3 New York, NY and NJ 137,543,784 75,997,178 61,546,606 53,518,545 8,028,061
4 New Orleans, LA 88,768,246 40,653,099 48,115,147 26,383,831 21,731,316
5 Corpus Christi, TX 86,179,780 25,949,210 60,230,570 52,595,352 7,635,218
6 Baton Rouge, LA 66,835,290 44,309,440 22,525,850 15,349,494 7,176,356
7 Plaquemines, LA, Port of 65,805,601 42,024,594 23,781,007 14,070,160 9,710,847
8 Valdez, AK 61,946,136 58,864,602 3,081,534 1,925 3,079,609
9 Beaumont, TX 60,051,844 16,638,123 43,413,721 38,693,075 4,720,646
10 Long Beach, CA 57,745,093 18,220,604 39,524,489 25,322,180 14,202,309
11 Lake Charles, LA 53,568,060 21,229,452 32,338,608 28,372,581 3,966,027
12 Tampa, FL 53,223,253 35,006,832 18,216,421 6,882,276 11,334,145
13 Pittsburgh, PA 52,904,388 52,904,388 0 0 0
14 Texas City, TX 49,477,401 18,105,401 31,372,000 28,494,653 2,877,347
15 Mobile, AL 49,229,731 24,108,050 25,121,681 15,131,990 9,989,691
16 Norfolk Harbor, VA 47,748,758 10,772,893 36,975,865 6,885,575 30,090,290
17 Philadelphia, PA 47,465,958 15,040,679 32,425,279 31,653,864 771,415
18 Los Angeles, CA 44,144,241 9,482,545 34,661,696 22,439,312 12,222,384
19 Duluth-Superior, MN and WI 42,442,971 30,497,385 11,945,586 766,877 11,178,709
20 Baltimore, MD 40,114,301 14,355,390 25,758,911 15,937,952 9,820,959
21 St. Louis, MO and IL 31,757,671 31,757,671 0 0 0
22 Portland, OR 29,973,660 12,227,238 17,746,422 4,234,584 13,511,838
23 Port Arthur, TX 29,557,282 6,904,360 22,652,922 20,489,844 2,163,078
24 Freeport, TX 29,013,797 5,051,222 23,962,575 21,948,236 2,014,339
25 Pascagoula, MS 26,403,862 8,346,872 18,056,990 15,830,773 2,226,217
26 Chicago, IL 25,957,888 20,739,965 5,217,923 4,677,446 540,477
27 Huntington, WV 24,738,617 24,738,617 0 0 0
28 Paulsboro, NJ 23,504,197 10,520,829 12,983,368 12,928,963 54,405
29 Marcus Hook, PA 22,743,087 11,671,490 11,071,597 10,979,579 92,018
30 Seattle, WA 22,593,656 7,126,253 15,467,403 8,568,552 6,898,851
31 Port Everglades, FL 21,782,375 12,667,305 9,115,070 7,125,001 1,990,069
32 Boston, MA 21,221,634 9,785,754 11,435,880 10,727,069 708,811
33 Jacksonville, FL 21,189,504 10,943,759 10,245,745 8,717,307 1,528,438
34 Detroit, MI 19,453,754 12,542,282 6,911,472 6,386,885 524,587
35 Newport News, VA 19,075,074 5,749,408 13,325,666 1,674,035 11,651,631
36 Richmond, CA 19,019,855 12,909,211 6,110,644 4,102,650 2,007,994
37 Charleston, SC 18,689,079 5,419,285 13,269,794 6,889,578 6,380,216
38 Cleveland, OH 17,864,667 13,558,231 4,306,436 3,942,808 363,628
39 Savannah, GA 17,710,606 3,135,699 14,574,907 8,278,552 6,296,355
40 Tacoma, WA 17,400,196 7,467,565 9,932,631 3,874,073 6,058,558
41 Memphis, TN 17,210,885 17,210,885 0 0 0
42 Ashtabula, OH 15,601,745 8,322,995 7,278,750 1,523,938 5,754,812
43 San Juan, PR 15,278,621 9,480,323 5,798,298 5,278,284 520,014
44 Portland, ME 15,063,835 1,643,191 13,420,644 13,335,990 84,654
45 Indiana Harbor, IN 14,909,598 14,791,362 118,236 82,809 35,427
46 Lorain, OH 14,166,459 14,059,840 106,619 106,619 0
47 Honolulu, HI 13,722,717 9,771,671 3,951,046 3,473,674 477,372
48 Toledo, OH 13,228,591 6,445,261 6,783,330 1,538,238 5,245,092
49 Two Harbors, MN 13,222,545 13,222,545 0 0 0
50 Cincinnati, OH 11,987,060 11,987,060 0 0 0
51 Anacortes, WA 11,947,777 10,008,225 1,939,552 1,116,066 823,486
52 Oakland, CA 11,148,294 2,408,358 8,739,936 3,451,102 5,288,834
53 Galveston, TX 11,049,013 3,635,780 7,413,233 4,900,126 2,513,107
54 Presque Isle, MI 10,482,586 8,547,163 1,935,423 51,751 1,883,672
55 Calcite, MI 9,388,736 7,432,637 1,956,099 121,805 1,834,294
56 New Haven, CT 9,192,721 6,528,263 2,664,458 2,569,187 95,271
57 Stoneport, MI 9,113,958 8,746,767 367,191 0 367,191
58 Gary, IN 9,083,070 9,083,070 0 0 0
59 Burns Waterway Harbor, IN 9,006,079 8,523,549 482,530 275,192 207,338
60 Taconite, MN 8,760,586 8,760,586 0 0 0
61 Louisville, KY 8,616,878 8,616,878 0 0 0
62 Escanaba, MI 8,529,848 8,529,848 0 0 0
63 Matagorda Ship Channel, TX 8,040,410 2,301,848 5,738,562 5,404,371 334,191
64 Providence, RI 8,027,544 4,426,579 3,600,965 3,550,737 50,228
65 Vancouver, WA 7,849,489 2,481,852 5,367,637 903,770 4,463,867
66 Conneaut, OH 7,785,565 4,994,639 2,790,926 5,318 2,785,608
67 Wilmington, NC 7,409,749 3,462,941 3,946,808 2,753,974 1,192,834
68 Miami, FL 7,391,938 1,696,183 5,695,755 3,108,064 2,587,691
69 Nikishka, AK 6,938,522 4,263,131 2,675,391 73,864 2,601,527
70 Albany, NY 6,723,116 5,514,652 1,208,464 1,130,186 78,278
71 Barbers Point, Oahu, HI 6,658,061 3,579,211 3,078,850 2,759,750 319,100
72 Vicksburg, MS 5,824,652 5,824,652 0 0 0
73 Mount Vernon, IN 5,577,100 5,577,100 0 0 0
74 St. Clair, MI 5,532,649 5,523,929 8,720 8,720 0
75 Camden-Gloucester, NJ 5,492,206 2,677,061 2,815,145 2,531,218 283,927
76 Port Inland, MI 5,488,819 5,155,501 333,318 0 333,318
77 New Castle, DE 5,340,138 4,519,897 820,241 815,311 4,930
78 Victoria, TX 5,297,710 5,297,710 0 0 0
79 Morehead City, NC 5,259,844 2,166,348 3,093,496 920,396 2,173,100
80 Silver Bay, MN 5,181,865 5,110,840 71,025 0 71,025
81 St. Paul, MN 5,014,235 5,014,235 0 0 0
82 Wilmington, DE 4,997,547 1,388,394 3,609,153 3,018,123 591,030
83 Kalama, WA 4,716,916 1,030,877 3,686,039 293,909 3,392,130
84 Bridgeport, CT 4,626,030 3,360,836 1,265,194 1,250,713 14,481
85 Sandusky, OH 4,333,530 1,048,826 3,284,704 90,419 3,194,285
86 Longview, WA 4,279,140 858,587 3,420,553 398,366 3,022,187
87 Marine City, MI 4,251,951 4,251,951 0 0 0
88 Portsmouth, NH 4,193,692 781,380 3,412,312 3,370,479 41,833
89 Port Dolomite, MI 4,094,673 3,833,260 261,413 26,519 234,894
90 Nashville, TN 4,019,135 4,019,135 0 0 0
91 Marblehead, OH 3,975,324 3,330,556 644,768 0 644,768
92 Port Canaveral, FL 3,794,726 1,578,833 2,215,893 1,943,619 272,274
93 Fall River, MA 3,776,000 3,159,596 616,404 613,506 2,898
94 Anchorage, AK 3,588,629 2,209,526 1,379,103 531,629 847,474
95 Kansas City, MO 3,451,378 3,451,378 0 0 0
96 Chester, PA 3,388,372 486,637 2,901,735 2,743,985 157,750
97 Everett, WA 3,320,729 2,492,306 828,423 431,770 396,653
98 Greenville, MS 3,254,825 3,254,825 0 0 0
99 Palm Beach, FL 3,149,274 2,158,497 990,777 314,674 676,103
100 Milwaukee, WI 3,108,428 1,706,454 1,401,974 1,082,303 319,671
101 Alpena, MI 3,077,744 2,880,110 197,634 12,233 185,401
102 Guntersville, AL 2,920,505 2,920,505 0 0 0
103 Fairport Harbor, OH 2,879,552 2,702,707 176,845 0 176,845
104 Kahului, Maui, HI 2,851,405 2,848,762 2,643 2,585 58
105 Port Jefferson, NY 2,841,676 2,841,676 0 0 0
106 Brownsville, TX 2,798,665 1,400,809 1,397,856 1,356,939 40,917
107 Biloxi, MS 2,782,702 2,781,590 1,112 0 1,112
108 Coos Bay, OR 2,772,824 507,602 2,265,222 15,691 2,249,531
109 Chattanooga, TN 2,743,034 2,743,034 0 0 0
110 Panama City, FL 2,683,473 2,046,468 637,005 212,973 424,032
111 Ponce, PR 2,676,608 22,885 2,653,723 2,535,681 118,042
112 Brunswick, GA 2,614,796 277,386 2,337,410 1,379,598 957,812
113 Port Manatee, FL 2,418,987 1,265,713 1,153,274 1,090,265 63,009
114 Port Angeles, WA 2,417,136 1,462,209 954,927 372,526 582,401
115 Tulsa, Port of Catoosa, OK 2,367,486 2,367,486 0 0 0
116 Green Bay, WI 2,352,925 1,958,265 394,660 376,887 17,773
117 Buffalo, NY 2,341,027 1,304,942 1,036,085 913,964 122,121
118 Gulfport, MS 2,206,931 79,594 2,127,337 1,155,753 971,584
119 Weedon Island, FL 2,091,902 2,091,902 0 0 0
120 Helena, AR 2,033,325 2,033,325 0 0 0
121 Muskegon, MI 1,935,952 1,788,695 147,257 147,257 0
122 Monroe, MI 1,929,494 1,702,475 227,019 212,388 14,631
123 San Diego, CA 1,873,334 549,171 1,324,163 676,447 647,716
124 Buffington, IN 1,823,250 1,795,005 28,245 0 28,245
125 Kivilina, AK 1,800,261 1,112,316 687,945 0 687,945
126 Charlotte, FL 1,749,123 1,749,123 0 0 0
127 Salem, MA 1,691,858 749,084 942,774 942,301 473
128 Penn Manor, PA 1,686,230 182,039 1,504,191 1,432,920 71,271
129 Minneapolis, MN 1,660,628 1,660,628 0 0 0
130 Georgetown, SC 1,630,728 44,719 1,586,009 1,508,317 77,692
131 Hilo, HI 1,630,148 1,519,077 111,071 103,153 7,918
132 Drummond Island, MI 1,582,209 1,401,830 180,379 14,330 166,049
133 Pensacola, FL 1,580,465 1,282,693 297,772 65,900 231,872
134 Grays Harbor, WA 1,488,271 404,281 1,083,990 344,295 739,695
135 Klawock, AK 1,474,147 1,409,526 64,621 0 64,621
136 Olympia, WA 1,423,424 1,321,153 102,271 11,030 91,241
137 Stockton, CA 1,338,576 142,509 1,196,067 700,004 496,063
138 San Francisco, CA 1,330,186 545,704 784,482 544,165 240,317
139 Searsport, ME 1,328,790 369,664 959,126 929,891 29,235
140 Port Hueneme, CA 1,328,037 162,003 1,166,034 1,030,690 135,344
141 Trenton, NJ 1,307,438 1,307,438 0 0 0
142 Erie, PA 1,296,024 1,200,492 95,532 83,515 12,017
143 Marysville, MI 1,282,338 1,020,528 261,810 251,908 9,902
144 Charlevoix, MI 1,280,675 1,212,909 67,766 0 67,766
145 Bellingham, WA 1,244,375 715,362 529,013 274,269 254,744
146 Sabine Pass, TX 1,200,000 1,073,962 126,038 90,496 35,542
147 Huron, OH 1,192,192 1,187,039 5,153 5,108 45
148 Hopewell, VA 1,182,861 706,053 476,808 14,153 462,655
149 Kelleys Island, OH 1,173,182 1,173,182 0 0 0
150 Hempstead, NY 1,112,952 1,112,952 0 0 0

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