Port of New Orleans
Foreign Trade

Foreign imports to Port of New Orleans in 2014 were $24,727,882,562. Exports in 2014 were $32,862,667,878.

Country information about foreign trade with Port of New Orleans is availble for imports and exports.

The value of container cargo imported into Port of New Orleans represented 22.1% of all vessel imports, $5,455,390,216 versus $24,727,882,562.

By weight, container cargo imports represented 11.3% of all vessel shippments, 3,676,895,652 (kg) versus 32,542,100,726 (kg).

Complete details for vessel and container imports and exports since 2003 are shown in the tables and charts below.

Vessel measured by value ($US)
Year Imports Exports
2014  $24,727,882,562  $32,862,667,878
2013  $22,641,003,255  $36,078,728,205
2012  $23,665,442,619  $35,290,852,128
2011  $25,927,132,394  $32,537,341,468
2010  $17,459,894,741  $24,635,444,789
2009  $14,357,203,025  $18,537,329,825
2008  $24,380,904,225  $25,326,962,364
2007  $18,997,085,252  $20,562,440,031
2006  $18,467,400,418  $15,232,446,605
2005  $12,559,542,616  $12,524,689,583
2004  $12,451,238,008  $14,055,540,459
2003  $7,927,581,555  $12,291,086,694


Chart of foreign trade by value - $USD


Container measured by value ($US)
Year Imports Exports
2014  $5,455,390,216  $4,867,196,849
2013  $5,592,337,902  $4,652,122,631
2012  $5,803,926,160  $5,072,430,702
2011  $5,923,688,120  $5,294,742,542
2010  $3,998,372,978  $4,142,093,534
2009  $3,577,341,534  $3,507,436,561
2008  $4,176,399,064  $3,849,639,802
2007  $3,422,773,935  $4,048,896,344
2006  $2,795,215,856  $2,851,871,135
2005  $2,531,829,928  $2,221,648,184
2004  $3,252,177,165  $2,757,922,693
2003  $2,515,307,614  $2,552,971,480


Chart of foreign trade by value - $USD


Vessel measured by weight (kg)
Year Imports Exports
2014  32,542,100,726  68,147,618,029
2013  28,203,868,063  69,297,181,653
2012  28,073,285,652  69,512,968,935
2011  30,207,785,068  65,031,409,821
2010  26,074,633,677  61,312,186,068
2009  24,210,195,967  48,406,403,057
2008  32,114,576,161  56,298,888,863
2007  33,834,224,455  62,806,399,883
2006  38,854,220,007  57,436,152,036
2005  28,568,447,303  48,929,819,606
2004  30,408,960,586  58,329,867,666
2003  25,214,456,195  52,130,974,212


Chart of foreign trade by weight - kg


Container measured by weight (kg)
Year Imports Exports
2014  3,676,895,652  2,699,184,908
2013  2,766,202,986  2,443,396,491
2012  2,663,720,080  2,583,826,551
2011  2,764,848,994  2,674,465,380
2010  2,451,563,432  2,235,707,999
2009  2,236,125,566  1,903,296,548
2008  2,119,029,069  1,881,866,032
2007  2,054,744,982  1,915,481,018
2006  2,253,286,312  1,539,424,546
2005  1,622,953,699  1,416,223,285
2004  2,213,382,785  1,843,964,971
2003  1,625,733,886  1,671,626,291


Chart of foreign trade by value - $USD


Complete import and export trade data is available from the
Foreign Trade Division of the U.S. Census Bureau
usatrade.census.gov
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