Table 3-14: Domestic Waterborne Shipments to Virginia by Commodity: 2000

Table 3-14: Domestic Waterborne Shipments to Virginia by Commodity: 2000

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Commodity Short tons Percent of total
Total 12,188,498 100.0
Sand, gravel, shells, clay, salt, and slag 6,041,326 49.6
Petroleum products 3,006,069 24.7
Food and food products 287,076 2.4
Chemical fertilizers 249,743 2.0
Chemicals excluding fertilizers 174,678 1.4
Crude petroleum 152,556 1.3
Unknown and not elsewhere classified products2 2,277,050 18.7

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.iwr.usace.army.mil/ as of Oct. 30, 2001.