|Year||Vessel detention statistics|
|Vessel detentions||Distinct vessels visiting U.S. ports||Percent|
NOTE: Distinct Vessel Arrivals are the number of ships (300 GT or greater) that make at least one visit to a U.S. port in 2000. For example: A vessel that makes 12 U.S. port calls in 2000 would be counted as 1 distinct vessel arrival.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Transportation, U.S. Coast Guard, Port State Control, 2000 Port State Control Report, December 2001, available at: http://www.uscg.mil/hq/g-m/psc/miscpages/annualrpt00.doc.