|Commodity||Short tons||Percent of total|
|Lumber, logs, wood chips, and pulp||1,598,313||27.9|
|Food and food products||462,309||8.1|
|Primary non-metal products||346,056||6.0|
|Sand, gravel, shells, clay, salt, and slag||233,324||4.1|
|Primary metal products||84,961||1.5|
|Chemicals excluding fertilizers||22,661||0.4|
|Unknown and not elsewhere classified products2||936,804||16.3|
1Domestic includes intrastate shipments.
2To protect confidentiality, if three or more vessel operating companies do not carry a particular commodity from a state of origin to a state of destination, then that commodity is reclassified to "unknown and not elsewhere classified products."
SOURCE FOR DATA ON THIS PAGE: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Waterborne Commerce Statistics Center, State to State and Region to Region Commodity Tonnages, Public Domain database, available at http://www.wrsc.usace.army.mil/ndc/datapdom.htm as of Oct. 30, 2001.