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Analysis of Preliminary Gulf Region Release

January 2006 to December 2005 - Month to Month Changes


    Total Trade by Port - Exhibits 1 and 2
    Exports down $112 million Imports up $2.7 billion
    Little Rock, AR down $108 million Houston, TX up $1.0 billion
    Jacksonville, FL down $98 million New Orleans, LA up $555 million
    Houston, Intrc'l Air, TX down $70 million Port Arthur, TX up $499 million
    New Orleans, LA down $40 million Gramercy, LA up $184 million
    Freeport, TX down $17 million Mobile, AL up $140 million
     
    Corpus Christi, TX up $71 million Galveston, TX down $256 million
    Gramercy, LA up $67 million Corpus Christi, TX down $74 million
    Mobile, AL up $50 million Morgan City, LA down $70 million
    Tampa , FL up $46 million Good Hope, LA down $29 million


    Vessel Trade by Port - Exhibits 3 & 4
    Exports up $149 million Imports up $2.4 billion
    Corpus Christi, TX up $71 million Houston, TX up $1.0 billion
    Gramercy, LA up $67 million Port Arthur, TX up $499 million
    Mobile, AL up $47 million New Orleans, LA up $378 million
    Tampa, FL up $47 million Gramercy, LA up $184 million
    New Orleans, LA up $20 million Mobile, AL up $140 million
     
    Jacksonville, FL down $98 million Galveston, TX down $256 million
    Freeport, TX down $17 million Corpus Christi, TX down $74 million
    Beaumont, TX down $14 million Morgan City, LA down $70 million
    Galveston, TX down $12 million Good Hope, LA down $29 million


    District of Tampa, FL - Exhibit 5
    Exports down $59 million Imports up $158 million
    Transportation equipment down $97 million Petroleum and coal products up $141 million
    Primary metal manufacturing down $14 million Primary metal manufacturing up $47 million
    Machinery, except electrical down $12 million Chemicals up $25 million
     
    Chemicals up $67 million Transportation equipment down $105 million

    District of Mobile, AL - Exhibit 6
    Exports up $51 million Imports up $168 million
    Agricultural products up $36 million Oil and gas up $94 million
    Paper products up $26 million Primary metal manufacturing up $63 million
    Chemicals up $18 million Machinery, except electrical up $12 million
    Food and kindred products up $14 million Minerals and ores up $12 million
     
    Machinery, except electrical down $31 million Computer and electronic products down $20 million
    Computer and electronic products down $ 25 million Apparel and accessories down $18 million

    District of New Orleans, LA - Exhibit 7
    Exports down $77 million Imports up $946 million
    Chemicals down $84 million Oil and gas up $176 million
    Computer and electronic products down $79 million Computer and electronic products up $166 million
    Transportation equipment down $77 million Petroleum and coal products up $155 million
    Food and kindred products down $36 million Chemicals up $81 million
    Primary metal manufacturing down $28 million Primary metal manufacturing up $73 million
     
    Agricultural products up $217 million Agricultural products down $3 million
    Petroleum and coal products up $56 million Textile mill products down $1 million

    District of Port Arthur, TX - Exhibit 8
    Exports up $2 million Imports up $608 million
    Petroleum and coal products up $10 million Oil and gas up $577 million
    Agricultural products up $7 million Chemicals up $22 million
     
    Chemicals down $6 million Primary metal manufacturing down $7 million
    Paper products down $4 million Wood products down $1 million

    District of Houston, TX - Exhibit 9
    Exports down $29 million Imports up $841 million
    Petroleum and coal products down $146 million Primary metal manufacturing up $186 million
    Machinery, except electrical down $36 million Oil and gas up $185 million
    Computer and electronic products down $20 million Chemicals up $112 million
    Transportation equipment down $15 million Petroleum and coal products up $90 million
     
    Oil and gas up $75 million Transportation equipment down $11 million
    Chemicals up $49 million Apparel and accessories down $6 million
    Fabricated metal products up $33 million Wood products down $1 million
    Primary metal manufacturing up $26 million Used or second-hand merchandise down $1 million

 


May 2014
Trade Numbers

Deficit: $44.4 Billion
Exports: $195.5 Billion
Imports: $239.8 Billion

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