COAL TERMINAL REPORT

COAL TERMINAL REPORT

Jan. 26, 1998

This table shows the vessels scheduled to call at U.S. coal terminals and the estimated tonnage represented by those ships. Dumping totals may be preliminary for some terminals. Facilities are listed by port, city and terminal operator. 'Midstream operations' refers to the transfer of coal from barges to ships while at anchor in mid-channel. This information was compiled by The Journal of Commerce staff from data provided by terminal operators and other trade sources.

VESSELS DUE TONNAGE LOADED

BALTIMORE - CSX Transportation - Curtis Bay

6 barges expected Jan. 26-Feb. 1, 32,301 tons

representing 30,000 tons. Jan. 19-25

226,780 tons loaded during December.

NORFOLK, Va. - Norfolk Southern Pier 6

21 vessels expected Jan. 26-Feb. 1, 732,233 tons

representing 950,000 tons. Jan. 19-25

2,242,098 tons loaded during December.

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - Pier IX Terminal Co. Pier 9

5 ships and barges expected Jan. 26-Feb. 1, 110,628 tons

representing 217,000 tons. Jan. 19-25

675,746 tons shipped during December.

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - Dominion Terminal Associates

9 ships and barges expected Jan. 26-Feb. 1, 136,668 tons

representing 108,997 tons. Jan. 19-25

1,037,647 tons loaded in December.

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Shipyard River Coal Terminal

N/A vessels expected Jan. 26-Feb. 1, N/A tons

representing N/A tons. Jan. 19-25

N/A tons loaded during December.

MOBILE, Ala. - McDuffie Coal Facility

15 vessels and barges expected Jan. 26-Feb. 1, 98,077 tons

representing 191,066 tons. Jan. 19-25

676,087 tons loaded during December.

LOWER MISSISSIPPI

690,863 tons (export), 1,103,029 (domestic) loaded in December.

LONG BEACH, Calif. - Metropolitan Stevedoring

1 vessel expected Jan. 26-Feb. 1, 0 tons

representing 64,000 tons. Jan. 19-25

122,211 tons loaded in December.

Superior Midwest Energy Terminal

0 vessels expected Jan. 26-Feb. 1, N/A tons

representing N/A tons. Jan. 19-25

1,565,609 tons loaded in December.