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Analysis of Preliminary Gulf Region Release

October 2005 to September 2005 - Month to Month Changes


    Total Trade by Port - Exhibits 1 and 2
    Exports up $1.3 billion Imports up $3.6 billion
    New Orleans, LA up $497 million Houston, TX up $1.6 billion
    Houston, TX up $349 million Morgan City, LA up $717 million
    Gramercy, LA up $206 million Baton Rouge, LA up $520 million
    Jacksonville, FL up $171 million New Orleans, LA up $411 million
    Houston Intercontinental Airport, TX up $103 million Pascagoula, MS up $380 million
     
    Lake Charles, LA down $80 million Port Arthur, TX down $751 million
    Baton Rouge, LA down $79 million Galveston, TX down $233 million


    Vessel Trade by Port - Exhibits 3 & 4
    Exports up $1.1 billion Imports up $3.6 billion
    New Orleans, LA up $524 million Houston, TX up $1.6 billion
    Houston, TX up $349 million Morgan City, LA up $753 million
    Gramercy, LA up $206 million Baton Rouge, LA up $520 million
    Jacksonville, FL up $137 million New Orleans, LA up $396 million
      Pascagoula, MS up $380 million
      Jacksonville, FL up $326 million
     
    Lake Charles, LA down $80 million Port Arthur, TX down $836 million
    Baton Rouge, LA down $80 million Morgan City, LA down $471 million


    District of Tampa, FL - Exhibit 5
    Exports up $193 million Imports up $431 million
    Transportation equipment up $132 million Transportation equipment up $295 million
    Machinery, except electrical up $48 million Petroleum and coal products up $97 million
    Food and kindred products up $15 million Primary metal manufacturing up $25 million
     
    Chemicals down $24 million Chemicals down $22 million
      Minerals and ores down $19 million

    District of Mobile, AL - Exhibit 6
    Exports up $183 million Imports up $621 million
    Food and kindred products up $49 million Oil and gas up $440 million
    Petroleum and coal products up $27 million Petroleum and coal products up $79 million
    Machinery, except electrical up $26 million Primary metal manufacturing up $45 million
    Chemicals up $25 million Apparel and accessories up $41 million
     
    Paper products down $10 million Computer and electronic products down $19 million
    Special classification provisions down $4 million Nonmetallic Mineral products down $4 million

    District of New Orleans, LA - Exhibit 7
    Exports up $652 million Imports up $2.0 billion
    Agricultural products up $467 million Oil and gas up $1.1 billion
    Transportation equipment up $78 million Primary metal manufacturing up $311 million
    Petroleum and coal products up $71 million Petroleum and coal products up $267 million
    Chemicals up $45 million Chemicals up $120 million
     
    Minerals and ores down $22 million U.S. goods returned & reimported items down $52 million
    Computer and electronic products down $16 million Transportation equipment down $38 million

    District of Port Arthur, TX - Exhibit 8
    Exports down $94 million Imports down $831 million
    Petroleum and coal products down $87 million Oil and gas down $808 million
    Agricultural products down $10 million Petroleum and coal products down $73 million
     
    Primary metal manufacturing down $4 million Primary metal manufacturing down $49 million

    District of Houston, TX - Exhibit 9
    Exports up $415 million Imports up $1.5 billion
    Machinery, except electrical up $220 million Petroleum and coal products up $674 million
    Agricultural products up $94 million Oil and gas up $405 million
    Computer and electronic products up $85 million Transportation equipment up $109 million
     
    Petroleum and coal products down $61 million Forestry products down $13 million
    Transportation equipment down $50 million Primary metal manufacturing down $11 million

 


July 2014
Trade Numbers

Deficit: $40.5 Billion
Exports: $198.0 Billion
Imports: $238.6 Billion

Next release: October 3, 2014
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