Maritime industry in the United States

Statistics report on the maritime industry in the United States

Maritime industry in the United States

This report presents a range of selected statistics on the maritime in the United States (U.S.). It provides figures on the size of the fleet controlled by the U.S., the amount of cargo and passengers passing through ports in the U.S., and freight rates.

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Overview

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  • Premium Statistic GDP of the U.S. attributed to transportation by mode and type of transportation 2019
  • Premium Statistic U.S.-international trade value by mode of transport 2021
  • Premium Statistic Breakdown of the U.S.-international trade value by mode of transport 2021
  • Premium Statistic Value of U.S.-International merchandise trade by coast or border 2003-2020
  • Premium Statistic U.S.-international trade tonnage by mode of transport 2021
  • Premium Statistic Number of port calls at U.S. ports by ship type 2015-2018

Ship fleet

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  • Premium Statistic U.S.: number of merchant ships in beneficial ownership by registration type 2014-2022
  • Premium Statistic U.S.: carrying capacity of merchant ships in beneficial ownership 2014-2022
  • Premium Statistic Oceangoing self-propelled ships under U.S.-flag 1996-2022
  • Premium Statistic Jones Act - U.S.-flag oceangoing privately owned ships by type 2023
  • Premium Statistic Oceangoing privately owned ships under U.S.-flag by type 2022
  • Premium Statistic Breakdown of merchant ships worldwide by owning country 2021
  • Premium Statistic Merchant container ship fleet size of selected regions 1996-2023
  • Premium Statistic Size of container ship fleet 2022, by nationality of operator

Passenger traffic

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  • Premium Forecast Revenue of the cruises industry in the U.S. 2019-2028
  • Premium Statistic Number of cruise passengers from the U.S. 2016-2022
  • Premium Statistic Growth rate of the cruise passenger volume from the U.S. 2017-2022
  • Premium Statistic Main global cruise destinations 2019-2022, by number of passengers

Cargo traffic

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  • Premium Statistic Monthly U.S.-international seaborne freight value by direction 2019-2021
  • Premium Statistic Share of U.S.- international waterborne trade value by trading country or region 2020
  • Premium Statistic Weight of the U.S. total waterborne commerce by traffic type 1981-2020
  • Premium Statistic Weight of the U.S. total waterborne commerce by commodity 2001-2020
  • Premium Statistic Breakdown of the U.S. waterborne commerce in terms of tonnage 2020, by commodity
  • Premium Statistic Largest ports in the U.S. based on cargo traffic 2020

Container traffic

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  • Premium Statistic Container throughput at U.S. ports 2000-2020
  • Premium Statistic Monthly U.S.-international seaborne container freight value by direction 2019-2021
  • Premium Statistic Monthly volume of container imports at U.S. ports 2022
  • Premium Statistic Largest container ports in the U.S. based on container throughput 2020

Oil spills

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  • Premium Statistic Total number of oil spills in territorial waters in the U.S. 2000-2021
  • Premium Statistic Number of oil spills in territorial waters in the U.S. 2000-2021, by source
  • Basic Statistic Volume of oil spills in territorial waters in the U.S. 2000-2021
  • Premium Statistic Volume of oil spills in territorial waters in the U.S. 2000-2021, by source

Employment & Safety

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  • Premium Statistic U.S. for-hire transportation - employment by type 1990-2020
  • Premium Statistic Water transportation industry in the U.S. - employment 2000-2020
  • Premium Statistic Transportation accidents by mode in the United States 2020
  • Premium Statistic Transportation injuries by mode in the United States 2019
  • Premium Statistic Transportation fatalities by mode in the United States 2021

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