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Analysis of Final Gulf Region Release

September 2005 to August 2005 - Month to Month Changes


    Total Trade by Port - Exhibits 1 and 2
    Exports down $1.4 billion Imports down $1.8 billion
    Houston, TX down $624 million New Orleans, LA down $685 million
    New Orleans, LA down $578 million Pascagoula, MS down $478 million
    Gulfport, MS down $126 million Houston, TX down $431 million
    Pascagoula, MS down $70 million Port Arthur, TX down $306 million
    Beaumont, TX down $65 million Jacksonville, FL down $226 million
    Port Arthur, TX down $56 million Texas City, TX down $218 million
    Houston Intercontinental Airport, TX down $47 million Beaumont, TX down $211 million
    Freeport, TX down $39 million Gulfport, MS down $161 million
    Mobile, AL down $24 million Freeport, TX down $158 million
    Tampa, FL down $23 million Lake Charles, LA down $145 million
     
    Baton Rouge, LA up $170 million Gramercy, LA up $484 million
    Jacksonville, FL up $62 million Corpus Christi, TX up $270 million
    Corpus Christi, TX up $42 million Baton Rouge, LA up $201 million
    Panama City, FL up $33 million Memphis, TN up $148 million


    Vessel Trade by Port - Exhibits 3 & 4
    Exports down $1.5 billion Imports down $1.9 billion
    New Orleans, LA down $671 million New Orleans, LA down $727 million
    Houston, TX down $624 million Pascagoula, MS down $478 million
    Gulfport, MS down $126 million Houston, TX down $430 million
    Pascagoula, MS down $70 million Port Arthur, TX down $306 million
    Beaumont, TX down $65 million Jacksonville, FL down $226 million
    Port Arthur, TX down $56 million Texas City, TX down $218 million
    Freeport, TX down $38 million Beaumont, TX down $211 million
    Tampa, FL down $29 million Gulfport, MS down $161 million
    Mobile, AL down $22 million Freeport, TX down $158 million
    St. Rose, LA down $21 million Lake Charles, LS down $145 million
    Gramercy, LA down $20 million Morgan City, LA down $99 million
     
    Baton Rouge, LA up $170 million Gramercy, LA up $611 million
    Jacksonville, FL up $62 million Corpus Christi, TX up $269 million
    Corpus Christi, TX up $42 million Baton Rouge, LA up $201 million
    Panama City, FL up $33 million Tampa, FL up $90 million


    District of Tampa, FL - Exhibit 5
    Exports up $110 million Imports up $30 million
    Transportation equipment up $70 million Petroleum and coal products up $118 million
    Apparel and accessories up $19 million Apparel and accessories up $49 million
    Food and kindred products up $17 million Primary metal manufacturing up $35 million
    Textiles and fabrics up $10 million Chemicals up $30 million
     
    Machinery, except electrical down $10 million Transportation equipment down $240 million
    Waste and scrap down $5 million Paper products down $5 million

    District of Mobile, AL - Exhibit 6
    Exports down $211 million Imports down $696 million
    Food and kindred products down $53 million
    Oil and gas down $518 million
    Textiles and fabrics down $44 million
    Apparel and accessories down $130 million
    Petroleum and coal products down $41 million
    Chemicals down $23 million
    Paper products down $29 million
    Primary metal manufacturing down $14 million
     
    Machinery, except electrical up $6 million
    Fabricated metal products up $36 million
    Minerals and ores up $4 million
    Petroleum and coal products up $7 million

    District of New Orleans, LA - Exhibit 7
    Exports down $488 million Imports down $5 million
    Chemicals down $219 million Computer & electronic products down $179 million
    Petroleum and coal products down $142 million Primary metal manufacturing down $144 million
    Agricultural products down $104 million Fabricated metal products down $41 million
    Food and kindred products down $51 million Apparel and accessories down $32 million
     
    Computer and electronic products up $34 million Oil and gas up $185 million
    Waste and scrap up $20 million Petroleum and coal products up $111 million
    Minerals and ores up $18 million Chemicals up $84 million

    District of Port Arthur, TX - Exhibit 8
    Exports down $119 million Imports down $517 million
    Petroleum and coal products down $64 million Oil and gas down $448 million
    Chemicals down $54 million Primary metal manufacturing down $36 million
    Agricultural products down $3 million Petroleum and coal products down $22 million
     
    Paper products up $1 million Wood products up $1 million

    District of Houston, TX - Exhibit 9
    Exports down $667 million Imports down $640 million
    Chemicals down $284 million Oil and gas down $774 million
    Machinery, except electrical down $243 million Transportation equipment down $120 million
    Petroleum and coal products down $54 million Machinery, except electrical down $24 million
     
    Transportation equipment up $39 million Petroleum and coal products up $343 million
    Primary metal manufacturing up $14 million Apparel and accessories up $24 million

 


August 2014
Trade Numbers

Deficit: $40.1 Billion
Exports: $198.5 Billion
Imports: $238.6 Billion

Next release: November 4, 2014
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