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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 $1.2 billion Imports up $1.2 million
    New Orleans, LA up $450 million Houston,TX up $1.1 billion
    Houston, TX up $345 million Freeport, TX up $431 million
    Gramercy, LA up $203 million Baton Rouge, LA up $408 million
    Jacksonville, FL up $163 million Pascagoula, MS up $380 million
    Houston, Intrc'l Air, TX up $105 million New Orleans, LA up $285 million
    Huntsville, AL up $64 million Jacksonville, FL up $207 million
    Gulfport, MS up $38 million Mobile, AL up $144 million
    Melbourne Regional Airport, FL up $36 million Good Hope, LA up $105 million
     
    Lake Charles, LA down $61 million Port Arthur, TX down $836 million
    Beaumont, TX down $59 million Morgan City, LA down $507 million
    Port Arthur, TX down $45 million Galveston, TX down $266 million
    Corpus Christi, TX down $44 million Corpus Christi, TX down $139 million
    Tampa, FL down $34 million Beaumont, TX down $108 million
    Port Lavaca, TX down $20 million Memphis, TN down $75 million


    Vessel Trade by Port - Exhibits 3 & 4
    Exports up $998 million Imports up $1.1 billion
    New Orleans, LA up $454 million Houston, TX up $1.1 billion
    Houston, TX up $345 million Freeport, TX up $431 million
    Gramercy, LA up $203 million Baton Rouge, LA up $408 million
    Jacksonville, FL up $129 million Pascagoula, MS up $380 million
    Mobile, AL up $39 million Jacksonville, FL up $197 million
    Gulfport, MS up $38 million New Orleans, LA up $172 million
    Pascagoula, MS up $28 million Mobile, AL up $144 million
    St. Rose, LA up $22 million Good Hope, LA up $105 million
     
    Lake Charles, LA down $61 million Port Arthur, TX down $836 million
    Beaumont, TX down $59 million Morgan City, LA down $471 million
    Port Arthur, TX down $45 million Galveston, TX down $266 million
    Corpus Christi, TX down $44 million Corpus Christi, TX down $138 million
    Tampa, FL down $35 million Beaumont, TX down $108 million
    Port Lavaca, TX down $20 million Memphis, TN down $63 million


    District of Tampa, FL - Exhibit 5
    Exports up $168 million Imports up $263 million
    Transportation equipment up $123 million Transportation equipment up $159 million
    Machinery, except electrical up $42 million Petroleum and coal products up $103 million
    Food and kindred products up $34 million Primary metal manufacturing up $23 million
     
    Chemicals down $51 million
    Chemicals down $40 million
    Apparel and accessories down $3 million Minerals and ores down $18 million

    District of Mobile, AL - Exhibit 6
    Exports up $165 million Imports up $547 million
    Food and kindred products up $38 million Oil and gas up $422 million
    Petroleum and coal products up $26 million Petroleum and coal products up $79 million
    Machinery, except electrical up $26 million Primary metal manufacturing 33 million
    Textiles and fabrics up $22 million Apparel and accessories up $29 million
    Agricultural products up $21 million Chemicals up $10 million
    Chemicals up $21 million Fabricated metal products up $10 million
    Computer and electronic products up $16 million Transportation equipment up $5 million
     
    Paper products down $10 million Computer and electronic products down $15 million
    Special classification provisions down $4 million Minerals and ores down $14 million

    District of New Orleans, LA - Exhibit 7
    Exports up $570 million Imports up $163 million
    Agricultural products up $410 million Primary metal manufacturing up $238 million
    Chemicals up $98 million Petroleum and coal products up $149 million
    Food and kindred products up $67 million Computer and electronic products 119 million
    Petroleum and coal products up $42 million Chemicals up $73 million
     
    Minerals and ores down $23 million Oil and gas down $484 million
    Transportation equipment down $11 million U.S. goods returned & reimported items down $46 million

    District of Port Arthur, TX - Exhibit 8
    Exports down $105 million Imports down $943 million
    Petroleum and coal products down $102 million Oil and gas down $856 million
    Agricultural products down $6 million Petroleum and coal products down $103 million
     
    Primary metal manufacturing up $4 million Primary metal manufacturing up $30 million

    District of Houston, TX - Exhibit 9
    Exports up $397 million Imports up $1.1 billion
    Machinery, except electrical up $225 million Oil and gas up $636 million
    Computer and electronic products up $86 million Petroleum and coal products up $415 million
    Agricultural products up $85 million Transportation equipment up $71 million
    Food and kindred products up $51 million Electrical equipment and appliances up $20 million
     
    Transportation equipment down $58 million Primary metal manufacturing down $53 million
    Petroleum and coals products down $56 million Chemicals down $23 million
    Primary metal manufacturing down $20 million Agricultural products down $12 million

 


September 2014
Trade Numbers

Deficit: $43.0 Billion
Exports: $195.6 Billion
Imports: $238.6 Billion

Next release: December 5, 2014
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