Port of New Orleans

Total Trade Compared to the same month a year ago

25.64%

Compared to last month

2.13%

Total Exports Compared to the same month a year ago

50.75%

Compared to last month

2.70%

Total Imports Compared to the same month a year ago

2.30%

Compared to last month

1.35%

Current RankAmong U.S. airports, seaports, border crossings

7

Rank 2020

6

Port of New Orleans’s total trade with the world was $11.44 billion in May, a change of 25.64 percent from the same month one year ago. The change in exports was 50.75 percent and the change in imports was 2.30 percent. Port of New Orleans ranked No. 7 among U.S. trade partners in May. It had ranked No. 6 for the same month last year.

Port of New Orleans’s top three exports by value in May were (1) Corn, (2) Gasoline, other fuels, and (3) Civilian aircraft, parts. Its top three imports, also by value, were (1) Plasma, vaccines, blood, (2) Gasoline, other fuels, and (3) Returned exports, without change. By tonnage, Port of New Orleans’s top three exports were (1) Corn, (2) Gasoline, other fuels, and (3) Coal, briquettes. Its top three imports, also by tonnage, were (1) Gasoline, other fuels, (2) Oil, and (3) Nitrogenous fertilizers.

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