MAY 1995 BOX TRAFFIC

MAY 1995 BOX TRAFFIC

(In 20-foot equivalent units)

The top 35 ports in the United States reported growth in container-handling in the first five months of 1995.

May 1995 May 1994 1995 1994

Imports + Imports + Percent Year Year Percent

Exports Exports Change To Date To Date Change

1.Long Beach, Calif.

181,634 157,818 15 860,125 731,656 18

2.Los Angeles

175,618 153,174 15 780,097 679,330 15

3.New York

127,145 116,144 9 622,560 545,283 14

4.Seattle

83,710 77,128 9 415,471 357,484 16

5.Oakland, Calif.

74,760 77,776 4 358,508 338,313 6

6.Charleston, S.C.

68,367 53,736 27 321,319 260,335 23

7.Hampton Roads, Va.

57,858 46,831 24 286,543 236,697 21

8.Houston

43,161 35,845 20 193,155 168,996 14

9.Tacoma, Wash.

41,576 35,822 16 212,953 199,930 7

10.Miami

41,027 41,954 2 209,636 206,906 1

11.Savannah, Ga.

35,240 35,696 1 189,970 172,655 10

12.Port Everglades, Fla.

31,477 20,870 51 163,488 106,279 54

13.Baltimore

26,848 26,557 1 130,065 125,732 3

14.Portland, Ore.

18,305 20,424 10 94,180 86,378 9

15.New Orleans

17,604 17,336 2 89,578 78,307 14

16.Jacksonville, Fla.

15,702 12,208 29 77,112 57,868 33

17.San Juan, Puerto Rico

11,572 8,578 35 50,825 36,490 39

18.Gulfport, Miss.

11,455 9,249 24 47,906 40,732 18

19.Philadelphia

11,141 9,520 17 55,411 51,925 7

20.West Palm Beach, Fla.

7,057 7,297 3 36,155 37,133 3

21.Wilmington, N.C.

6,456 7,288 11 32,414 31,745 2

22.Wilmington, Del.

6,251 7,647 18 31,266 38,157 18

23.Boston

6,039 5,363 13 22,679 21,426 6

24.Galveston, Texas

4,888 5,733 15 28,073 29,726 6

25.San Francisco

4,677 4,074 15 17,660 31,953 45

26.Ponce, Puerto Rico

3,508 1,078 225 15,624 4,141 277

27.Richmond, Va.

3,152 2,433 30 14,041 13,678 3

28.Freeport, Texas

2,882 2,343 23 11,604 9,333 24

29.Lake Charles, La.

2,193 1,941 13 10,771 9,204 17

30.Honolulu

2,031 1,715 18 8,594 8,153 5

31.Manatee, Fla.

1,172 787 49 4,465 3,189 40

32.Mobile, Ala.

1,123 1,493 25 5,963 5,788 3

33.Fernandina Beach, Fla

1,061 1,118 5 5,303 5,870 10

34.Dutch Harbor, Alaska

999 568 76 6,179 6,923 11

35.Mayaguez, Puerto Rico

611 395 55 2,910 1,765 65

TOTAL

1,130,342 1,010,845 12 5,421,695 4,749,226 14