United States foreign trade

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Material Information

Title:
United States foreign trade
Series Title:
FT ;
Uniform Title:
United States post-war foreign waterborne commerce, January-October 1946
Portion of title:
Water-borne trade by United States port
Physical Description:
v. : ; 28 cm.
Language:
English
Creator:
United States -- Bureau of the Census
Publisher:
U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Bureau of the Census
Place of Publication:
Washington
Creation Date:
March 1948
Publication Date:
Frequency:
monthly
regular

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Shipping -- Statistics -- United States   ( lcsh )
Commerce -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
Genre:
serial   ( sobekcm )
federal government publication   ( marcgt )
statistics   ( marcgt )
periodical   ( marcgt )

Notes

Dates or Sequential Designation:
Jan. 1946-Mar. 1953.
General Note:
Monthly with annual cumulation.
General Note:
Includes: United States post-war foreign waterborne commerce, January-October 1946 (issued 1947).

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Florida
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
aleph - 004696557
oclc - 20052985
System ID:
AA00009363:00012

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Succeeded by:
United States foreign trade. Summary report, FT973-I, Water-borne trade by trade areas, imports
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United States foreign trade. Summary report, FT973-E, Water-borne trade by trade areas, exports
Succeeded by:
Department of Defense controlled cargo exported by vessel under the United States foreign aid programs and "special category" non-Department of Defense controlled cargo exported by vessel
Succeeded by:
United States foreign trade. Shipping weight and dollar value of merchandise laden on and unladen from vessels at United States ports ...
Succeeded by:
U.S. waterborne exports and general imports; trade area, district, port, type service and U.S. flag


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The Bureau of the Census, Department of Commerce announced today that drilW
March the total water-borne foreign trade of the United States increased to 10,i9% ;i
long tons (11290.8 million) from the February total or 9,485,000 long tone valued#a :i
$1217.5 millor.. This represented respective shipping weight and value gains of ? pe- o
cent and 6 percent over the previous month's figures.

Dry cargo export-import shipments at 6.940,000 long tons ($1220.3 millioni)?S
totaled 68 percent of the total foreign trade tonnage and were 5 percent more 1 inillUi
but approximstely the name in weight as the February dry cargo shipments. March ,tamer.1i0
shipments at 3,219,000 long tons (570.7 million) represented gains aof 2 pereant-ii
tonnage and 24 percent in value over the preceding month's 2,610,000 long tons ($88s3.6
million). .

Export shipments on dry cargo and tanker vessels declined 4 percent in w*i~gh i
frm 5,312,000 long tons in February to 5,123,000 long tons this month, whiLe valet~r' lt '
creased 2 percent from $770.9 million last month to $787.4 million in March. Durttngte.; ,
sane period, water-borne Imports rose 21 percent In weight and 13 percent in value- fr~e k
.4.173,000 long tons ( 446.6 million) to 5,036,000 long tons (1503.4 million).


Atlantic Coast Ports.-During March ports in this area accounted for 69 percent of thi
shipping weight and for 93 percent of the value of ail merchandise exported and Imported
by dry cargo and tanker veabels or 7,02C,000 long tons 1$946.7 million). This repre-.:o. i
sented an increase of 5 percent in shipping weight and 7 percent In value when compared."', i
with last month's figures (8,691,000 long tons at S883.7 million).

Import shipments at Atlantic ports this month reached 4,062,000 long tons
($400.7 million), 20 percent and 15 percent greater In weight and value, respectively,
than the February import shipments at 3,536,000 long tons ($349.8 million).

Export-import trade at New York amounted to 2,299,000 long tons ($679.0 .
million); Baltimore 1,267,000 long tons ($57.3 million); and Philadelphia 1,174,000 long
tons (869.0 million).


Gulf Coast Ports.-Twenty percent of the shipping weight and 17 percent of the value
or United States water-borne export-Import shipments during March were credltea to Gulf.
Coast ports. Foreign water-borne commerce amounted to 2,080,000 long tons (8217.9
million), shipping weight and value increases or 20 percent and 4 percent, respectively, F
over February's 1.737,000 long tons valued at $208.7 million.

Trade at the, port or New Orleans totaled 677,000 long tons valued at $108.2
million during March.


Pacific Coast Porta.-Waterborne traffic In this area experienced a slight decline In .:
the total shipping weight from a81,000 long tons In February to 874,000 long tons 1lt
March with value ($120.4 million) remaining the same during the two months. Nine per.:.,
cent of the shipping weight and value of United States water-borne tr3de was accounte.!i.i
for by Pacific Coast ports.

Foreign water-borne commerce during March amounted to 251,000 long tons ($26..
mllaIn) anr 154,000 long tons ($49.8 million), respectively, at the ports of Los Angelet.i
and Sn Francisco.


ireat Lakes Portse.-At Great Lakes ports foreign trade shipping weight rose 6 perceq.if
from the February level of 99,000 long sons to 105,000 long tons. Export-Import vaIt .u
hwever, remained at 52.1 million from February to Marcn. '


The table on the following page presents the shipping weight ot the water-borsa
foreign trado oa the United States during March ana February 1948 and tre monthly averan
for the year 1947, by type of vessel and by coastal area.

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Export figure include reexports and Land-Leaee ano D1HRB1
ohipaenta, trade batmen the Territories and Poesesaione of the
United Statee (Alaska, Hawaii, and Puerto Rlao) and foreign
countries, shlipmente to United Statee government agenocea, and
exports under the various foreign relief prdgrana made on acm-
merolal Tveeele only. Ezoluded from export ftgaree are ship-
mnte to the United States armad farces abroad for their own
use, shipments by the Department of the Army to ooaupied eoun-
triae under its Civilian Supply Program, shipmenta between Con-
tinental United States and the Territories and Poaseeilona, and
shipment between the Territorlee and Posseaaione. Export by
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the merohandiee was laden.


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total of imports for I adiate conaumptini plus
Custoa boned storage and anufaotunrig w arehu~ aI
by voeael are oreditd to the Customs Ditriet ana 4'f t
the marohnadaoe was Ilaaen, aevn though thiLs y be
from the Custona Distriot in which the goods wme ta
warehmouse or entered for Imediate onasuoption.
Shipmanta on Army or Nrvy operated vesmls an
ti-anait through the United Statee from ona forelm .
another are not included in either the import or
None of the export or Import figlree havY bhen ei
change in price level.
The data presented in the following tables irm|
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FT 975 ntrances an claranoes at vessels by Uni
IT 976 Participatin of A erican and Foralpi Fla
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