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Figure 8: Average TEU Handled per Vessel Call, 2015

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  Table label Average TEU per Call
1 Wilmington (NC) 1,229
2 Wilmington (DE) 2,254
3 Virginia 1,372
4 Tacoma 3,778
5 Seattle 3,494
6 Savannah 2,017
7 San Juan¹  
8 Philadelphia 1,077
9 Oakland 1,672
10 New York and New Jersey 2,808
11 New Orleans 1,044
12 Mobile 1,336
13 Miami 1,067
14 Los Angeles 7,494
15 Long Beach 7,320
16 Juneau¹  
17 Jacksonville 1,964
18 Houston 2,282
19 Honolulu¹  
20 Everglades 886
21 Charleston 1,309
22 Camden-Gloucester 791
23 Boston 1,501
24 Baltimore 1,998
25 Anchorage¹  

NOTES: 1=Data for the Ports of Anchorage, Honolulu, Juneau, and San Juan were not included because the vessel call data for these ports does not consistently reflect their exceptionally complex mix of foreign and domestic vessels and types.

SOURCES: Container volumes: American Association of Port Authorities, Port Industry Statistics, NAFTA Region Container Traffic available at http://www.aapa-ports.org/, as of October 2015. Port of Mobile data obtained at http://www.joc.com/. Port of Seattle data obtained from Seattle Annual Financial Report 2015, Schedule 19 Port of Seattle Container Volumes, available at https://www.portseattle.org/. Vessel calls: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Waterborne Commerce Statistics Center, 2015 data, special tabulation, as of November 2016.

Updated: Sunday, May 21, 2017