|Commodity||Short tons||Percent of total|
|Chemicals excluding fertilizers||32,523,950||32.1|
|Unknown and not elsewhere classified products||2,886,476||2.9|
|Sand, gravel, shells, clay, salt, and slag||2,719,242||2.7|
|Primary nonmetal products||468,266||0.5|
|Food and food products||238,574||0.2|
|Iron ore, iron, and steel waste and scrap||212,239||0.2|
|Primary nonmetal products||19,093||<.1|
|Coal, lignite, and coal coke||12,270||<.1|
1 Domestic includes intrastate shipments.
2 To 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.