Cargo Value


TOP TEN U.S. SEAPORT DISTRICTS IN
DOLLAR VALUE OF GOODS HANDLED
Calendar Year 2012
(values in millions of dollars)

PORT DISTRICT

Imports (4)

Exports (1)

TOTAL

LA/Long Beach 320,326.5 79,329.3 399,655.8
Houston/Galveston 132,735.5 117,104.8 249,840.3
New York/New Jersey 153,553.5 57,015.0 210,568.5
New Orleans 90,952.5 64,194.8 155,146.8
Seattle/Tacoma 69,890.1 25,747.5 95,637.6
Savannah 55,895.9 37,094.3 92,990.2
San Francisco/Oakland 46,402.9 23,485.5 69,888.4
CHARLESTON 40,233.3 23,411.5 63,644.8
Norfolk/Hampton Roads 35,744.2 27,502.8 63,247.0
Baltimore 32,081.4 21,878.9 53,960.3

Source: U.S. Census Bureau Trade Data Branch report FT920, Tables 1 & 4

"Exports" are FAS value of U.S. exports of domestic and foreign merchandise by district of export

"Imports" are CIF & Customs value of U.S. general imports by district of unlading