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Data Profile: Waterborne Commerce of the U.S.
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Waterborne Commerce of the U.S.
   Overview
The Maritime Administration collects annual data on the tonnage of U.S. commerce shipped aboard U.S.-flag and foreign vessels. Data are available by type of waterway, foreign/domestic commerce, and type of vessel. Foreign commerce tonnage is available by state and region.

Available data series include 1) tons of commerce shipped aboard U.S.-flag vessels and foreign vessels and 2) tons of commerce shipped through the Great Lakes, inland waterways, and costal waters.

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   Coverage
Data cover all U.S. waterborne commerce, including the Great Lakes, inland waterways, and costal waters.
   Availability
 
 
First Year1980
Last Year2000
FrequencyAnnual
 
   Summary Tables
 
   National Transportation Statistics
 
U.S. Waterborne Freight
 
   Related Links
 
Official Annual U.S. Foreign Waterborne Transportation Statistics
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Navigation Data Center
 
 
   Data Source and Contacts
 
Data Provider AgencyMaritime Administration
Data Provider OfficeMaritime Statistics
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