Table 1: New Orleans, LA

Table 1: New Orleans, LA

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Measure Value
Vessel Calls (all types), 2008 4,328
Tanker 1,545
Container 297
Dry Bulk 2,060
Other (e.g., Combination, Ro-Ro) 426
Cruise Departures, 2009 101
Cruise Passengers (in thousands), 2009 243
Vessel (all types) Value (in billions), 2009 $ 32.89
Total Cargo Tonnage (millions of metric tons) 72.62
Containerized Cargo Value (in billions), 2009 $ 7.08
Containerized Cargo Tonnage (millions of metric tons) 4.14

NOTES: For an explanation of Ship Types, please refer to the Maritime Administration's Glossary of Shipping Terms, which is available at http://www.marad.dot.gov/documents/Glossary_final.pdf.

SOURCES: Vessel Calls: U.S. Department of Transportation, Maritime Administration, U.S. Port Calls by Vessel Type, available at http://www.marad.dot.gov/ as of May 2010. Cruise: U.S. Department of Transportation, Maritime Administration, North America Cruise Summary Data, available at http://www.marad.dot.gov/ as of May 2010. Value and Tonnage: USA Trade Online, Annual Port-level Exports and Imports, available at http://www.usatradeonline.gov/ as of May 2010.