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Internal U. S. Waterways
Short Ton Comparisons: Calendar Year 1998 vs 1999*

Percentage Change of Tons: CY1998 vs. CY 1999*
  (Millions of Short Tons)
  CY98 CY99* Percent Change
National Internal Totals 633.1 631.1 -0.3
Food and Farm 83.8 92.2 9.1
Coal 175.4 166.6 -5.3
Chemicals 47.9 46.8 -2.4
Petroleum 152.5 149.9 -1.8
Metals 32.2 31.1 -3.6
Non-Metal** 95.7 100.9 5.2
Wood 14.7 12.7 -15.4
Others 31.0 31.1 0.4
National Lakewise Totals 122.2 113.9 -7.3
National Coastwise Totals 249.6 228.3 -9.3
National Intraport Totals 90.1 88.7 -1.6
National Intra-Territory Totals 7.2 5.9 -22.9
National Domestic Totals 1102.2 1067.9 -3.3
*1999 Estimated August 2000.
** Includes Sand, Gravel, Clay, Limestone, Gypsum, Sulphur, among others.

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Waterborne Commerce Statistics Center, (504) 862-1402
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