CHEMICAL IMPORTS BY PORT

CHEMICAL IMPORTS BY PORT

For February 1988 vs. February 1987

(In Metric Tons - Via Ocean)US Coast and Port

Feb. 88 Feb. 87 percent Change

East

Albany

10,558 0 .00

Baltimore

64,593 113,760 43.22

Bayonne, N.J.

0 0 .00

Boston

1,967 4,682 57.98

Brunswick

43,196 18,120 138.39

Camden

10,158 0 .00

Charleston

30,337 37,974 20.11

Chester, Pa.

4,767 170 --

Delair

2,992 17,722 83.12

Gibbstown

8,633 0 .00

Jacksonville

3,058 1,148 166.34

Miami

2,340 1,307 78.97

Morehead City

31,663 0 .00

New Haven

3,999 4,151 3.65

New York

172,301 213,855 19.43

Newport News

11,322 1,957 478.64

Norfolk

50,648 31,147 62.61

Paulsboro

10,928 404 --

Pennsauken

1,410 62 --

Philadelphia

17,872 45,532 60.75

Portland, Me.

25,000 24,893 .43

Portsmouth, N.H.

19,565 38,813 49.59

Portsmouth, Va.

5,181 11,665 55.59

Providence

11,345 19,048 40.44

Port Everglades

1,905 2,226 14.42

Richmond, Va.

498 802 37.94

Savannah

22,720 40,164 43.43

Vancouver, B.C.

4,851 0 .00

West Palm Beach

151 99 52.20

Wilmington, Del.

30,617 0 .00

Wilmington, N.C.

124,780 144,146 13.43

Total East

729,354 773,848 5.75

Gulf

Baton Rouge

361,713 226,714 59.55

Beaumont

2,930 9,606 69.50

Brownsville

0 0 .00

Corpus Christi

82,009 74,280 10.40

Fernandina Beach

436 0 .00

Freeport, Texas

2,575 7,061 63.53

Galveston

24,399 39,434 37.98

Gramercy

5,410 0 .00

Gulfport

1,966 1,337 47,12

Houston

194,277 112,490 72.71

Lenoir City

1,134 0 .00

Lake Charles

3,765 63,942 94.11

Memphis

0 0 .00

Mobile

7,653 26,425 71.04

Nashville

2,280 0 .00

New Orleans

171,124 75,826 125.68

Panama City, Fla.

4,153 0 .00

Pascagoula

4,353 6,398 31.96

Pensacola

1,015 0 .00

Port Arthur

0 60,934 --

Port Canaveral

94 0 .00

Tampa

215,543 116,399 85.18

Texas City

29,835 27,936 6.80

Total Gulf

1,116,665 848,690 31.58

West

Alameda

0 0 .00

Bellingham

0 0 .00

Everett

16,204 0 .00

Kalama

5,215 0 .00

Long Beach

11,212 12,291 8.78

Longview

0 4,653 --

Los Angeles

30,334 41,086 26.17

Martinez

0 0 .00

Oakland

4,190 10,409 59.74

Olympia

0 1,528 --

Portland, Ore.

4,810 17,123 71.91

Port Angeles

0 24,150 --

Richmond, Calif.

0 0 .00

Sacramento

0 22 --

San Diego

0 8,714 --

San Francisco

1,316 18,617 92.93

Seattle

9,099 6,211 46.50

Stockton

25,998 0 .00

Tacoma

82,846 8,314 896.51

Vancouver, Wash.

4,989 4,785 4.26

Total West

196,213 157,902 24.26

Other

Burns Harbor

0 0 .00

Chicago

54,457 167,322 67.45

Cincinnati

0 0 .00

Detroit

58,027 32,659 77.67

Evansville

1,170 0 .00

Humacao

0 0 .00

Lorain

0 0 .00

Louisville

1,134 2,381 52.37

Mayaguez

0 0 .00

Milwaukee

0 0 .00

Ponce

107,521 139,536 22.94

San Juan

4,802 2,390 100.92

Toledo

0 0 .00

Whiting

2,638 0 .00

Total Other

229,749 344,288 33.27

Total US

2,271,981 2,124,729 6.93

Note: World market and port totals include chemicals not listed in top commodity table. All tonnages are expressed in 1 metric tons=2,204.6 pounds.